ETF Trends editor and founder Tom Lydon recently joined BNN to discuss the advantages of exchange traded funds and the exponential growth of the ETF industry. Lydon also highlighted several strategies that investors can apply in the coming months, including natural gas for commodities investors as well as municipal bonds and the Utilities Select Sector SPDR (NYSEArca: XLU) for conservative investors.

The full interview can be viewed here.  Several other specific ideas in addition to XLU are mentioned.