7 Articles ETF Investors Must Read: 7/5

by on July 5, 2013 | ETFs Mentioned:

The bulls returned on Wall Street this week, kicking off the month of July with a bang. Fueling the rally was a slew of upbeat economic reports; ISM manufacturing PMI came in at 50.9, construction spending rose to its highest level in nearly four years, while both auto sales and factory-orders beat analysts’ expectations. Meanwhile, investors will be keeping a close eye on employment data, slated to come out today before the opening bell; analysts expect the unemployment rate to remain unchanged at 7.1%, while non-farm employment is expected to come in at 162K [see 25 Wild ETF Charts From 1H 2013]. 

Below, we highlight seven insightful articles circulating around the financial space this week:

  1. Is gold trending towards $1,100 an ounce? (Andrew Thrasher)7 Must Read Articles
  2. How the bond market can help you trade stock index ETFs (NAS Trading)
  3. You will want to see these 10 disturbing charts (Economic Greenfield)
  4. Rising yields could be a bullish signal for stocks (Futures Magazine)
  5. Hedging the S&P 500 with the new TRSK and SPXH ETFs (Six Figure Investing)
  6. The bond bull market isn’t dead yet – here’s why (Alhambra Investment Partners)
  7. It may pay off to be a Europe bull (Blackstone)

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