A Resurgent Idea From the Energy Patch-The energy sector was the best-performing group in the S&P 500 last year as many previously downtrodden stocks and exchange traded funds rallied. Oil was one of 2016's best-performing commodities,
End of the Year ETF Performance Report-U.S. equities and stock exchange traded funds experienced a wild ride this year, but with everything said and done, the markets are closing out 2015 pretty much where they started.
Worst Performing ETFs of 2015-Commodities have been down in the dumps this year as a strengthening U.S. dollar and slowing global economy weigh on demand. Consequently, exchange traded products linked to the raw materials
ETF Performance Report: September-U.S. equities and stock exchange traded funds regained their footing Wednesday, ending a tumultuous month on a positive note. Over September, the Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 1.5%, the Nasdaq
El Niño Could be a Problem for This ETF-Meteorologists are already anticipating a strong El Niño event that could last through early spring. As the weather pattern strengthens, some markets and exchange traded funds could be adversely affected.
ETF Performance Report: July-U.S. equities and stock exchange traded funds experienced some choppy conditions, but investors have unclenched their teeth as markets largely rebounded over July. Over July, the Dow Jones Industrial Average
A Dismal Stretch for Leveraged Nat Gas ETFs-The United States Natural Gas Fund (NYSEArca: UNG) is heading toward a first-quarter loss of nearly 10%, but UNG’s woes barely scratch the surface of how much natural gas exchange
A Bleak Outlook for Natural Gas ETFs-Natural gas market watchers should get use to low energy prices, which could keep gas-related exchange traded funds depressed. Morningstar's Mark Hanson, an energy strategist, and Stephen Simko, director of
Flash Boys’ Favorite ETFs-High-frequency traders and their beloved computer programs do not just focus on stocks. They like exchange traded funds, including some ETFs that are far from ordinary and leveraged exchange traded
10 Worst Leveraged ETFs of 2014-Discussing financial markets leverage also means a conversation about leveraged exchange traded funds, an exciting but risky corner of the broader ETF universe. These products are best suited for active,
Energy-Related ETFs Dive Ahead of OPEC Meeting-The broad U.S. markets are setting new intraday records on the better-than-expected third quarter economic expansion. However, oil-related exchange traded funds remain among the worst performing assets Tuesday after members
Fracking ETF Frustrated by Tumbling Oil Prices-A wilting energy patch is gobbling an array of predictable victims among stocks and equity-based exchange traded funds, but one ETF could be particularly vulnerable if West Texas Intermediate futures
Natural Gas Tumble Weighs on Equity ETF-Futures-based natural gas exchange traded funds and exchange traded notes (ETNs) are trading modestly higher, but that is not enough to stop the bleeding caused by moderate summer temperatures throughout
Reasons to Stick With Energy ETFs-U.S. energy stocks and exchange traded funds are getting plenty of attention and deservedly so. Off its early February lows, the Energy Select Sector SPDR (NYSEArca: XLE) has surged 14.5%.
Natural Gas: Finally a Winning Bet-A five-year chart for the United States Natural Gas Fund (NYSEArca: UNG) is not a pretty picture. Marred by multiple reverse splits and surging supplies thanks to the fracking boom,
Nat Gas Stocks ETF Tries to Play Catchup-Prior to Monday, it was safe to say natural gas futures and the relevant exchange traded products were enjoying banner starts to 2014. Even with a 5.7% decline Monday, the
Natural Gas ETFs Look Toasty During Artic Blast-Americans are huddling next to their heaters as a winter storm rages across the Northeastern seaboard, fueling natural gas exchange traded funds and pushing futures to a two-and-half year high.
It Could be a Warm Winter for This Nat Gas ETF-The U.S. Natural Gas Fund (NYSEArca: UNG) is the natural gas exchange traded fund that commands the most attention, but the equity-based First Trust ISE-Revere Natural Gas Index Fund (NYSEArca:
Natural Gas ETF Shakes Off Large Inventory Injection-Despite the higher-than-expected supply injection last week, natural gas exchange traded funds are still showing some fire after experiencing a large pullback earlier this week. The United States Natural Gas
Natural Gas ETF Rallies Nearly 20% from Low-A natural gas ETF has bounced almost 20% from its 52-week low with trading volume ramping up on speculation the commodity will recover after dropping below $2 per 1,000 cubic