Now Is The Season To: March 2012
Consider Middle East ETFs
The economic environment on the home front has been revitalized with growth as steady improvement in the labor and housing market have bolstered consumer confidence. Investor sentiment has also been overwhelmingly positive, although looming uncertainties in the Euro zone still pose a potential threat that could resurface without warning. Given the impressive run-up on Wall Street thus far this year, many investors are looking for opportunities abroad with lucrative upside potential. The ongoing tension between the U.S. and Iran coupled with historical geopolitical instability in the Middle East region, this corner of the world could present a compelling investment thesis for those with a long-term horizon and a stomach for risk.
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