Today, we present the second episode of ETFdb TV. Here’s the first episode in case you missed it. In today’s episode, ETF analysts Michael Johnston and Eric Dutram talk about the new lithium ETF from Global X (LIT), emerging market debt ETFs denominated in the local currencies (ELD and EMLC), and potential fund filings and closures to watch out for in the next few months. [click to continue…]
ETF Database is pleased to announce the launch of the ETF Stock Exposure Tool, a free resource that allows investors to identify all U.S.-listed equity ETFs that maintain exposure to a particular U.S.-listed equity. Upon entering a ticker symbol into the search box, the resulting table will show all U.S.-listed equity ETFs that maintain material exposure to the selected stock. (Results exclude leveraged ETFs). [click to continue…]
Michael Johnston, senior analyst at ETF Database, appeared on live television this morning to discuss a few ETFs that would serve as possible hedges against inflation, including: WisdomTree Dreyfus Emerging Currency Fund (CEW) IndexIQ CPI Inflation Hedged ETF (CPI) Claymore/Clear Global Timber Fund (CUT) Market Vectors TR Gold Miners Fund (GDX) IndexIQ ARB Global Resources […]
Michael Johnston, senior analyst for ETF Database appeared on live television earlier today to discuss the rally of the US Dollar. ADZ, DDP, DGZ, EUO, UUP, and YCS are some of the ETFs that have been affected. Watch the complete interview at BNN.
Michael Johnston, senior analyst for ETF Database appeared on live television earlier today to discuss underdog sector ETFs. Semi-conductors (SMH), gaming (BJK), and coal (KOL) are three of the less appreciated sectors that have been heating up lately. Johnston analyzed these sectors and more with show host Michael Hainsworth. Watch the complete interview at BNN.
Rio de Janeiro has been awarded the 2016 Summer Olympics by the International Olympic Committee. After attempting, and failing, to acquire the Olympics in 1936, 1940, 2004, and 2012, Rio has finally broken through as an Olympic city, beating out Madrid, Tokyo, and Chicago. Brazil was the only emerging market among the four finalist cities, […]
Earlier today, ETF Database Senior Analyst Michael Johnston appeared on Business News Network’s The Close program to discuss ETF plays on Apple’s news regarding Steve Jobs, the new iPhone OS, the new iTunes, and more. Johnston analyzes IYW, QQQQ, and XLK in the live TV interview from the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. Watch the full interview […]
Earlier today, ETF Database Senior Analyst Michael Johnston appeared on Business News Network’s The Close program to discuss the soaring price of sugar and sugar ETF SGG. Johnston believes that there is no way that these prices can keep up and that sugar “is headed for a major, major downward correction… At some point prices […]
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ETF Database Senior Analyst Michael Johnston appeared on Business News Network’s The Close program earlier today with host Kim Parlee. During his live TV interview, Michael discussed news of the UBS ban on leveraged and inverse ETFs. Watch the full interview at BNN.
ETF Database Senior Analyst Michael Johnston appeared on Business News Network’s “Final 15″ segment of The Close program earlier today with host Kim Parlee. During his live TV interview, Michael discussed news of the Iraqi government auctioning off its oil contracts beginning next week and what it could mean for three oil & gas ETFs: […]