The August 2012 issue of ETF Edge, the premium monthly ETF Newsletter, is now available to ETFdb Pro subscribers. This month’s issue includes a look back on another choppy month on Wall Street, covering all new ETF launches, recapping last month’s actionable ideas, as well as highlighting changes in forward-looking valuations across various corners of the global economy. With the ETFdb Pro subscription, you also get access to more than 45 all-ETF model portfolios, including both retirement-focused and more tactical-themed strategies [a free sample of the Emerging & Frontier Markets ETFdb Portfolio is available to all ETFdb readers].
Highlights from the August edition of ETF Edge include:
- Actionable ETF Investment Ideas: Our team of analysts recaps the performance of last month’s recommendations while also offering new actionable ETF investment ideas for the month ahead.
- Coming and Going: In this section, we highlight the investment thesis behind each new ETP that launched in July.
- ETF Spotlight: In this segment we highlight an ETF that is flying under the radars of most investors, but that may present an intriguing investment option in the current environment. This month’s spotlight focuses on a new actively-managed ETF that looks to outperform broad equity benchmarks by employing a unique “top-down” analysis and proprietary security selection strategy.
- Sector & Region Outlook: In this section, we take a look at pricing multiples across the U.S. economy and around the world, pointing out some noteworthy developments.
- Inside The ETFdb 60 Index: We take a look at the biggest gainers and losers in our all-ETF index from the past month.
- Now Is The Season To: Given the rampant volatility seen across currency markets lately, this section focuses on a lineup of innovative products that look to bring stability to investments in foreign markets.
- ETF Performance Database: Year-to-date performance and expense data for all 1,400+ U.S.-listed ETFs, organized by ETFdb Category.
Disclosure: No positions at time of writing.