2014 ETF Insider

Published on by on January 8, 2015

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    • ETF Picks of the Month December 2014

      • ETF Pick of the Month: Sell This Commodity on the Pop

        We are recommending a new short position for the month ahead, which looks to favorably position investors in anticipation of a longer-term downtrend resuming its course. Below, we outline our investment thesis and outlook for the new recommendation, and as always, investors of all experience levels are advised to use stop-loss orders and practice disciplined profit-taking techniques.

      • ETF Pick of the Month: Buy Where You Have an Ally

        We are recommending a new long position for the month ahead, which looks to take advantage of a beaten down country from the emerging Europe asset class. Below, we outline our investment thesis and outlook for the new recommendation, and as always, investors of all experience levels are advised to use stop-loss orders and practice disciplined profit-taking techniques.

    • ETF Picks of the Month November 2014

      • ETF Pick of the Month: Sell This Overvalued Sector ETF

        We are recommending a new short position for the month ahead, which looks to favorably position investors in the event of an unexpected broad market sell-off in November. Below, we outline our investment thesis and outlook for the new recommendation, and as always, investors of all experience levels are advised to use stop-loss orders and practice disciplined profit-taking techniques.

      • ETF Pick of the Month: Contrarian Opportunity in a Country ETF

        We are recommending a new long position for the month ahead, which looks to take advantage of a beatdown country from the emerging markets equity asset class. Below, we outline our investment thesis and outlook for the new recommendation, and as always, investors of all experience levels are advised to use stop-loss orders and practice disciplined profit-taking techniques.

    • ETF Picks of the Month October 2014

      • ETF Pick of the Month: Sell This Risk-Off Bond ETF

        We are recommending a new short position for the month ahead, which looks to favorably position investors in the event of a broad market rebound following the sell-off seen in September. Below, we outline our investment thesis and outlook for the new recommendation, and as always, investors of all experience levels are advised to use stop-loss orders and practice disciplined profit-taking techniques.

      • ETF Pick of the Month: Bargain Hunting Abroad

        We are recommending a new long position for the month ahead, which looks to take advantage of a beatdown country from the emerging markets equity asset class. Below, we outline our investment thesis and outlook for the new recommendation, and as always, investors of all experience levels are advised to use stop-loss orders and practice disciplined profit-taking techniques.

    • ETF Picks of the Month September 2014

      • ETF Pick of the Month: Sell this “Defensive” Sector

        We are recommending a new short  position for the month ahead, which looks to favorably position investors in the event of a broad market pullback. Below, we outline our investment thesis and outlook for the new recommendation, and as always, investors of all experience levels are advised to use stop-loss orders and practice disciplined profit-taking techniques.

      • ETF Pick of the Month: Bottom Fishing in Metals

        We are recommending a new long  position for the month ahead, which looks to take advantage of a beat down corner of the commodities market. Below, we outline our investment thesis and outlook for the new recommendation, and as always, investors of all experience levels are advised to use stop-loss orders and practice disciplined profit-taking techniques.

    • ETF Picks of the Month August 2014

      • ETF Pick of the Month: Sell the Most Vulnerable Sector

        We are recommending a new short  position for the month ahead, which looks to favorably position investors in the event of a broad market pullback. No one knows when the much-awaited correction will start, but when it does come around, this recommended short position could return a handsome profit. Below, we outline our investment thesis and outlook for the new recommendation, and as always, investors of all experience levels are advised to use stop-loss orders and practice disciplined profit-taking techniques.

      • ETF Pick of the Month: Long Europe with a Twist

        We are recommending a new long  position for the month ahead, which looks to take advantage of a recently beat down corner of the foreign equities market. Below, we outline our investment thesis and outlook for the new recommendation, and as always, investors of all experience levels are advised to use stop-loss orders and practice disciplined profit-taking techniques.

    • ETF Picks of the Month July 2014

      • ETF Pick of the Month: Profit from Rising Rate Fears

        We are recommending a new short  position for the month ahead, which looks to favorably position investors in the event of an interest rate hike-induced pullback on Wall Street. Below, we outline our investment thesis and outlook for the new recommendation, and as always, investors of all experience levels are advised to use stop-loss orders and practice disciplined profit-taking techniques.

      • ETF Pick of the Month: Long Opportunity in Beat-Down Corner of Mining Sector

        We are recommending a new long  position for the month ahead, which looks to take advantage of attractive valuations in a particular corner of the mining industry that has been flying under the radar for most investors. Below, we outline our investment thesis and outlook for the new recommendation, and as always, investors of all experience levels are advised to use stop-loss orders and practice disciplined profit-taking techniques.

    • ETF Picks of the Month June 2014

      • ETF Pick of the Month: Single-Country Opportunity in Europe

        We are recommending a new long  position for the month ahead, which looks to take advantage of overseas valuations in light of a potential stimulus announcement in the near future. Below, we outline our investment thesis and outlook for the new recommendation, and as always, investors of all experience levels are advised to use stop-loss orders and practice disciplined profit-taking techniques.

      • ETF Pick of the Month: Profit from Volatility

        We are recommending a new short  position for the month ahead, which looks to take advantage of the recent drop in volatility levels on Wall Street. Below, we outline our investment thesis and outlook for the new recommendation, and as always, investors of all experience levels are advised to use stop-loss orders and practice disciplined profit-taking techniques.

    • ETF Picks of the Month May 2014

      • ETF Pick of the Month: One Way to Get Defensive in May Without Selling

        We are recommending a new long  position for the month ahead, which looks to take advantage of seasonal weakness on Wall Street thanks to its unique methodology that makes it easy to “get defensive” without taking an outright short position in the market. Below, we outline our investment thesis and outlook for the new recommendation, and as always, investors of all experience levels are advised to use stop-loss orders and practice disciplined profit-taking techniques.

      • ETF Pick of the Month: Seasonality Suggests Weakness Ahead for This Sector ETF

        We are recommending a new short  position for the month ahead, which looks to take advantage of a seasonal tendency that has historically plagued both the broad market and one sector in particular. Below, we outline our investment thesis and outlook for the new recommendation, and as always, investors of all experience levels are advised to use stop-loss orders and practice disciplined profit-taking techniques.

    • ETF Picks of the Month April 2014

      • ETF Pick of the Month: Without a Catalyst, This Commodity ETF Could Falter

        We are recommending a new short  position for the month ahead, which looks to take advantage of this year’s rally in a particular corner of the commodities market. Below, we outline our investment thesis and outlook for the new recommendation, and as always, investors of all experience levels are advised to use stop-loss orders and practice disciplined profit-taking techniques.

      • ETF Pick of the Month: Emerging Market Country ETF Boasts Attractive Risk/Return Profile

        We are recommending a new long contrarian position for the month ahead, which looks to take advantage of beat down prices in a particular emerging market. Below, we outline our investment thesis and outlook for the new recommendation, and as always, investors of all experience levels are advised to use stop-loss orders and practice disciplined profit-taking techniques.