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Tom Lydon the Co-CEO of ETF Flows, the holding company formed in February 2019 for the ETF Trends and ETF Database brands as part of their merger. Lydon is a contributor to major print, radio and television media including Forbes, The Wall Street Journal, Investor’s Business Daily, Barron’s, MarketWatch and Investment News.

Recent Content By Tom Lydon
Core ETF Channel

U.S. Dividend Growth Trends Higher

Data indicate dividends continue growing in much of the developed world, including the U.S., a...

Tactical Allocation Channel

Biotech ETFs Could Use Some M&A Action

The VanEck Vectors Biotech ETF (BBH B-) is up nearly 8% year-to-date, but some industry observers...

Tactical Allocation Channel

Currency Correlations Could Bode Well For ‘EMLC’ ETF

The VanEck Vectors Emerging Markets Local Currency Bond ETF (EMLC A-) is trading slightly lower...

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Core ETF Channel

REGL: A Mid-Cap Dividend ETF for Trade Tensions

With trade tensions running high, investors may look to reduce portfolio volatility by focusing...

Tactical Allocation Channel

3 Reasons to Be Excited About Vietnam ETF

The VanEck Vectors Vietnam ETF (VNM B), the lone US-listed exchange traded fund dedicated to...

Core ETF Channel

Find Market Safety in ‘NOBL’ Dividend ETF

Dividend stocks and the related ETFs are often touted as ideas for conservative investors or...

Core ETF Channel

Japan: Another Market Where Trade Relations Matter

The US/China trade imbroglio is capturing plenty of headlines, but another trade relationship is...

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Core ETF Channel

Embracing High-Yield ETFs For The Long-Term

Many advisors and investors view high-yield corporate bonds and the related exchange traded funds...

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Thematic Investing Channel

E-Commerce Helps a Surprising Argentina ETF

When investors think of e-commerce and the related investments, they usually focus on the U.S....

Thematic Investing Channel

Solar ETF Up 35% YTD, But Be Careful Over Summer

Up nearly 35% year-to-date, the Invesco Solar ETF (TAN B) is one of this year’s best-performing...

Tactical Allocation Channel

How Geographic Changes Affect This Emerging Markets ETF

Recently, there has been plenty of chatter about upcoming changes to the MSCI Emerging Markets...

Relative Value Investing Channel

Growth Stocks Are Pricey While Value Waits Its Moment

Valuations on growth stocks are rising as investors pile into that trade while value stocks and...

Tactical Allocation Channel

In a Downturn, Fallen Angel Volume Could Rise

Heading into this year, many bond market observers were concerned about the state of BBB-rated ...

Tactical Allocation Channel

5G is an Important Catalyst For Chip ETFs

Semiconductor stocks and exchange traded funds are in rally mode this year. The VanEck Vectors...

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Don’t Forget Mid-Cap Funds or Fees on Those Funds

Mid-cap stocks and funds are often overlooked relative to large- and small-cap equivalents....

Thematic Investing Channel

Marijuana ETF Survives New Jersey Disappointment

The ETFMG Alternative Harvest ETF (MJ n/a), the lone dedicated cannabis exchange traded fund...

Tactical Allocation Channel

As Egypt ETF Turns Nine Years Old, It's Up 20% YTD

The VanEck Vectors Egypt Index ETF (EGPT C), the lone US-listed ETF dedicated to Egyptian...

Tactical Allocation Channel

Why Coal ETF ‘KOL’ is a Surprising Dividend Play

Shares of coal miners have had a rough go of it over the past year. The VanEck Vectors Coal ETF (...

Thematic Investing Channel

Energy ETFs: Time to Get Bearish?

Last week, the previously bullish energy sector languished through its worst performance of 2019....

Thematic Investing Channel

How Should Thematic ETFs be Weighted?

It is a question that constantly challenges issuers of new exchange traded funds: how should...

Thematic Investing Channel

3 Factors for the Price of One in AUSF ETF

Multi-factor ETFs are increasingly popular in the smart beta universe, but as this group expands,...

Thematic Investing Channel

QDIV ETF: Lean on Quality With Timely Dividend Payer

Quality dividend strategies are receiving renewed focus and multiple ETFs serve as avenues to to...

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Tactical Allocation Channel

Inside VanEck’s Dynamic LFEQ ETF Allocation Strategy

Investors who are looking for a smart way to keep their money invested in the markets may look to...


WisdomTree ‘PLAT’ ETF Targets Platform Business Models

WisdomTree debuted a new ETF on the New York Stock Exchange on Wednesday that is one of its first...

Relative Value Investing Channel

US Equities: Taking Flight on Latest Market Correction?

Investors can breathe a collective sigh of relieve after seeing U.S. equities racked thanks to...