ETF Spotlight: July 2013
Each month, we highlight an ETF flying under the radar that offers exposure to a unique asset class or investment strategy. This month, we take a closer look at a multi-cap value ETF based on a popular index many investors have followed for years.
Investors looking to beat the market usually have to settle for highly volatile funds that often have a steep price tag. However, many have found a middle ground in the Barron’s 400 index, which tracks the most fundamentally sound and attractively priced stocks from all corners of the U.S. market. This index has gained 7.7% over the last five years, compared to the S&P 500, which only rose 5.5% over the same time period.
Pro Membership Required to Continue ReadingTo continue reading this article, you must be an ETFdb Pro member. Please login or begin your 14-day free trial to continue reading. There are several benefits to becoming an ETFdb Pro member today:
- Access to 50+ All-ETF model portfolios. Whether you're a long-term, buy-and-hold investor or a more active trader looking to establish a tactical position, our collection of ETFdb Portfolios has something for everyone.
- ETFdb Realtime Ratings show you exactly where each fund stacks up next to the competition. Get objective, in-depth, custom research on every ETF.
- Pro members have Unlimited Excel Download capabilities across the entire database; users can easily download more than 200 data filled paged and also export results to Microsoft Excel from every tool.
- Get ETF Picks of the Month. For active investors seeking ETF investment ideas, our team analyzes technical and fundamental price drivers of more than 1,400 ETFs to identify both short and longer-term opportunities with a focus on absolute returns. Recommendations are actionable investment ideas that are poised for outperformance over the next week to 90 days.