The May edition of Ask the Pro is now available to ETFdb Pro members; this month’s issue covers a wide range of topics, including advice for evaluating comparable ETFs, the stellar performance of a not-so-new commodity ETP, and the flip side to the attractive dividend yield offered by one of the most recent additions to the ETF lineup.
Also available to ETFdb Pro members is the latest all-ETF model portfolio. The Cheapskate ETFdb Portfolio is exactly what you’d expect; a portfolio designed with a close eyes on minimizing fees. While some investors assume that all ETFs are equally cost efficient, the reality is that expense differentials between many similar (or nearly identical) products are wide enough to drive a truck through. The Cheapskate ETFdb Portfolio offers exposure to all the major asset classes–including fixed income, emerging markets, and even commodities–with a weighted average expense ratio of just 0.13%.