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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
ETF Education Channel

Ideal Funds for a New Generation of ETF Investing

Schwab Asset Management recently released its “ETFs and Beyond” survey, and although stocks are...

Beyond Basic Beta Channel

Nuclear Long-Term Outlook Starts To Get Interesting

Energy is again the best-performing sector in the S&P 500 this year, but that doesn’t mean...

ESG Channel

Ex-U.S. Developed Market & ESG Combo Worth Examining

Among the various equity market themes materializing this year are ongoing discounted valuations...

Dual Impact Channel

Reconsidering Bond ETFs in ESG Style

Not surprisingly, the Federal Reserve on Wednesday revealed an interest rate increase of 75 basis...

Future ETFs Channel

Get Ready for Cybersecurity Awareness Month With GTEK

October is a week away, and with the arrival of the tenth month of the year comes the arrival of...

Crypto Channel

Paying Taxes in Bitcoin Is Possible, Boosts Usage Case

Integral to the fortunes of bitcoin, other digital currencies, and crypto-correlated stocks is...

ESG Channel

This ETF Has Solid Inflation Reduction Act Stocks

The Inflation Reduction Act being signed into law is in the rearview mirror, and growth stocks...

Crypto Channel

Nasdaq Digital Assets Foray Might Be Long-Term Plus

The recently completed Ethereum merger hasn’t yet been an upside catalyst, and with another...

Volatility Resource Channel

Liking LVHD as a Better Low Vol Bet

Investors often focus on growth versus value competition, but there are investment factors to...

ESG Channel

Investors May Be Leaving Small-Caps Too Soon

With equities volatile amid growing macroeconomic concerns and with many market participants...

Beyond Basic Beta Channel

RAAX is the Right Idea for Inflation Protection

Persistent inflation is vexing economists that previously labeled higher consumer and producer...

ETF Education Channel

Software Consolidation Might Be Super for These ETFs

At the industry level, one of the more egregious offenders in this year’s tale of woe for growth...

Dividend Channel

Dividends Are Big 2022 Difference Makers

With eight and a half months in the books in 2022, some themes as they pertain to equities are...

Alternatives Channel

Public REITs Offer Interesting Performance Advantages

Experienced real estate investors know there are multiple ways to access this asset class,...

Future ETFs Channel

This Real Estate ETF Is Unique

There are hundreds of examples of exchange traded funds doing exactly what their names imply, but...

Volatility Resource Channel

Be Selective Choosing High Dividend ETFs

Perhaps surprisingly when considering interest rates are rising – usually a negative for...

ESG Channel

Consider CNRG to Capture Clean Energy Upside

Amid the advancement of a massive clean energy legislative package in the U.S., investors are...

Dual Impact Channel

When Methodology Matters, Consider These ESG ETFs

With environmental, social and governance (ESG) exchange traded funds increasingly popular ideas...

Dual Impact Channel

Play the Climate Investing Long Game With CLNR

Investing in climate action requires foresight and a patient approach. Some exchange traded funds...

ETF Education Channel

How Gloom Can Actually Lift ESG ETFs

All right, that headline takes some liberties, but some research suggests that when investors are...

Crypto Channel

Environmental Pressure on Bitcoin Following Merge

In the wake of the widely anticipated, just-completed Ethereum merge, some crypto market...

Beyond Basic Beta Channel

Bonds Could Bounce Back -- Weigh Munis For a Rebound

As fixed income investors know, 2022 has been unkind to bonds. The double-digit year-to-date loss...

ESG Channel

Look to Corporate Bonds With ESG Perks

Corporate bonds, including those with investment-grade ratings, are among the fixed income...

Volatility Resource Channel

With Dividends Strengthening, Understand UDIV Allure

One of the brightest spots in equity markets this year, which have been hard to come by, are...

Future ETFs Channel

For Growth Stocks, Near-Term Pain, but Appealing Future

September is usually the worst month of the year for stocks, and the ninth month isn’t deviating...

Dual Impact Channel

Tesla Mass Market Effort May Be Cool for CLNR

There are some well-known facts about electric vehicles. Among them are that those vehicles aren’...

Crypto Channel

Ethereum Merge May Have Implications for Crypto

In the world of digital currency, bitcoin usually takes most of the headlines simply because it...

Beyond Basic Beta Channel

Muni ETFs May Be What Frustrated Investors Need

With the widely observed Bloomberg US Aggregate Bond Index down 11.55% year-to-date, it’s easy to...

Beyond Basic Beta Channel

PFXF May Be Potent Play on Possible Preferreds Rebound

Preferred stocks and the related exchange traded funds are enduring some punishment this year at...

Alternatives Channel

Real Estate Has Inflation-Fighting Credibility

With inflation having been a thorn in the side of investors for more than a year now, it’s an...

ETF Education Channel

Many Robinhood Stocks Found in These ETFs

Robinhood (NASDAQ:HOOD) rose to acclaim and some derision at the height of meme stock mania in...

ESG Channel

Transparency Matters With ESG ETFs

Among the words advisors and investors want to hear more when it comes to accurately describing...

Dividend Channel

Check Out DIVS for Long-Term Equity Income

Dividend investing is rightfully framed as a long-term investing style. Indeed, over the long...

Dual Impact Channel

Evaluating ESG Value Add Attributes

Environmental, social, and governance (ESG) investing often is, on a superficial level, tied to...

Beyond Basic Beta Channel

Evaluating ESPO Could Be a Great Idea

Video game equities and the related exchange traded funds are, broadly speaking, considered to be...

Volatility Resource Channel

Reasons to Revisit IG Corporate Bonds

Like other corners of the fixed income market, investment-grade corporates are taking their lumps...

Future ETFs Channel

Sourcing Renewable Energy-Related Earnings Growth

With the Inflation Reduction Act now law, it’s an appropriate time for market participants to...

Dividend Channel

It Might Be Time to Consider Dividend/Value Combination

Dividend stocks and the related exchange traded funds are outperforming the broader market this...

ETF Education Channel

Big Tech Names Still Loved by Fund Managers

For all the talk surrounding and, more importantly, disappointing performances delivered by...

Beyond Basic Beta Channel

Make the CLO Call for Additional Income

Persistent inflation is highlighting investors’ income needs, but surging interest rates are...

Volatility Resource Channel

A Look at LVHD's 2022 Leadership

Low-volatility stocks are outperforming the broader market this year. Same goes for high-dividend...

Dual Impact Channel

A Single Rough Year Doesn’t Doom ESG's Fate

Environmental, social, and governance (ESG) investing and the related exchange traded funds are...

Crypto Channel

Searching for Value Among Beaten-Up Bitcoin Miners

Bitcoin’s precipitous 2022 decline is creating collateral damage in other corners of financial...

ESG Channel

Benefits Abound With Bond ETFs and ESG

More than eight months into 2022, it’s now widely known that fixed income funds – mutual, index,...

ETF Education Channel

iPhone News Not a Big Deal, but Opportunity Persists

Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) is holding another of its often-ballyhooed new product events on Wednesday,...

Crypto Channel

Bitcoin Slump Might Be Nearing Its End

That headline comes with the caveat that pinpointing when bitcoin’s slump will end is often a...

Alternatives Channel

2 Alternative Ideas for Battling Inflation

Inflation may be easing. Maybe not. But what’s not debatable is that recent readings of the...

Volatility Resource Channel

FGLD Might Be Ideal Recession Protection

There’s ongoing debate about whether or not the U.S. economy is officially in a recession, but...

Future ETFs Channel

Go With GDOC as Healthcare Revolution Heats Up

Investors who haven’t been paying attention may not be up to date on some important points about...

Dual Impact Channel

HART Beat to Pragmatic Healthcare ETF

Investors looking to capitalize on the healthcare sector’s defensive and quality traits while...

Beyond Basic Beta Channel

These Corporate Bonds Offer Surprising Perks

Add to that, it’s unlikely that many are considering high yield corporate debt courtesy of...

Dividend Channel

September Good Time to Consider Equity Income ETFs

September has a well-earned reputation for being unkind to equities. The ninth month of the year...

ESG Channel

This Index Centers on ESG Leadership

While there are plenty of similarities between various equity-based environmental, social, and...

Beyond Basic Beta Channel

China Insight Available Through GLCN

China, the world’s second-largest economy, is encountering its share of struggles in 2022, and...

Future ETFs Channel

Energy Transition Realities Might Benefit GSFP

There are some stark realities emerging on the global energy stage this year, and while some may...

Emerging Markets Channel

Super App Careem Might Be Emerging Markets Star

Consumers in developed economies spend considerable time (and money) on their smartphones and...

ETF Education Channel

Cybersecurity Stocks Might Spark These ETFs

Following an impressive rally off the July lows, growth stocks, including plenty of technology...

Active ETF Channel

Leveraging Payout Power With Active Management

Dividend growth continues with U.S. payouts poised to hit another record this year. For weary...

Dual Impact Channel

Gain ESG Clarity Through IQSU

As environmental, social, and governance (ESG) gains credibility as an investing style and as...

Volatility Resource Channel

There’s Still Gas Lingering in the Dividend Tank

Broadly speaking, dividend stocks and the related exchange traded funds are among the most...

Crypto Channel

Bitcoin Opportunity May be Afoot

Bitcoin endured its fair share of punishment and volatility through the first eight months of...

Alternatives Channel

Some High Quality REITs Have Attractive Valuations

As is par for historical precedent, rising interest rates are pinching the real estate sector...

Emerging Markets Channel

Potential PCAOB Push for EMQQ

One of the largest overhangs on Chinese stocks trading in the U.S., including some previously...

ETF Education Channel

Some Big Tech Stocks Aren’t Heavily Owned

Technology is the largest sector in the S&P 500 and a slew of other broad market indexes by a...

Crypto Channel

Exploring Bitcoin/Equity Correlations

In financial market terms, bitcoin isn’t an old asset, but its history is still widely studied....

Dual Impact Channel

EQUL a Great Idea for Closing Gender Investing Gap

Gender investing is a relatively new phenomenon on the broader environmental, social, and...

Beyond Basic Beta Channel

Vietnam Real Estate Power Could Support This ETF

Experienced investors that pay attention to markets outside the U.S. know there’s recently been...

Future ETFs Channel

GTEK Multi-Theme Approach May Yield Long-Term Benefits

When it comes to investing to the effect of disruptive growth, exchange traded funds make that...

Alternatives Channel

Merger Arbitrage Made Simple With MERIX

Rising interest rates, persistent inflation, and concern that the economy is slowing are among...

Emerging Markets Channel

For Next Wave of EM E-Commerce Growth, Look to FMQQ

For a while now, the landscape of emerging markets e-commerce and online retail investment...

Dividend Channel

As Dividend Records Are Shattered, Drill Down on DIVS

Positive dividend data continue piling up and that’s good news for an assortment of exchange...

ESG Channel

Dividend Growth Joins ESG in This Index

For investors searching for dependable sources of long-term equity income, the S&P series of...

Volatility Resource Channel

Seek FLMI for Municipal Bond Recession Protection

While economists and political pundits debate the recession status of the U.S. economy, investors...

Dual Impact Channel

Check Out EQUL for Gender Investing Myth-Busting

Gender-focused or gender lens investing is garnering more attention. That’s a positive, but there...

ETF Education Channel

Megatrends Continue to Merit Attention

With growth stocks scuffling this year, some investors may be apt to ponder the fate of various...

Active ETF Channel

Reviewing the Case for Active Equity ETFs

The U.S. exchange traded funds industry is roughly three decades old, and even today, the...

Crypto Channel

Bitcoin Ascent to Official Status Might Boost This ETF

Despite plenty of turbulence this year, bitcoin remains the largest cryptocurrency by market...

Beyond Basic Beta Channel

Muni Bonds Provide Recession Protection

Debate lingers regarding whether or not the U.S. economy is in a recession, but recent GDP data...

Future ETFs Channel

For Inflation Reduction Act Benefits, Check Out GSFP

The recently passed Inflation Reduction Act contains a veritable cornucopia of renewable energy,...

Emerging Markets Channel

Explore India for Emerging Markets Upside

This is another year of struggles for the broader emerging markets equity complex, but as is the...

Active ETF Channel

Dividend Growth Remains Important

Among dividend-focused exchange traded funds this year, high-dividend strategies are leading the...

Volatility Resource Channel

New Gold Fund may Shine Bright

Some new exchange traded funds don’t enjoy the benefit of good timing, but others do. It appears...

Free Cash Flow Channel

Free Cash Flow Is a Strong Concept

Experienced investors know that there’s no such thing as a sure thing in financial markets. Nor...

ESG Channel

Pairing Attractive Market Opportunities With ESG

Investors focusing on domestic stocks and the related environmental, social, and governance (ESG)...

Dividend Channel

Rely on DIVS for Inflation-Fighting Potency

Economic data points can be massaged and spun a variety of ways, but the stark reality is that...

ETF Education Channel

Some Cheap QQQ Holdings Offer Earnings Growth

The Nasdaq-100 Index (NDX) has long been home to above-average allocations to growth stocks, and...

Dual Impact Channel

Take a Look at ESGB Because Bonds Still Merit Attention

It’s been a rough year for fixed income investors, but now could be an opportune time for...

Beyond Basic Beta Channel

DURA's Durability Is Meaningful as Inflation Stays High

The July reading of the Consumer Price Index was 8.5%, and while that’s obviously a notable...

Volatility Resource Channel

Discover UDIV for Unrivaled Dividend Income

For equity income investors, 2022 is proving to be a memorable in that dividends the world over...

Future ETFs Channel

Look to Disruptors of the Future With GTEK

Disruptive growth exchange traded funds are showing signs of life. For example, the Goldman Sachs...

Free Cash Flow Channel

Looking for Quality, Focus on Free Cash Flow

Among the various investment factors, definitions pertaining to quality are widely debated and...

ETF Education Channel

Why the ESG/Tech Combination Is Important

Experienced investors know that broad market environmental, social, and governance (ESG) exchange...

Dual Impact Channel

This ESG ETF Has Quality, Undervalued Growth Stocks

Broad-based domestic equity environmental, social, and governance (ESG) exchange traded funds are...

Beyond Basic Beta Channel

Retail ETF Shows Encouraging Consumer Signs

With all the talk about inflation, a slowing economy, and rising interest rates, it’d be...

Crypto Channel

Bitcoin Miners Have Surprising Sustainability

There’s considerable debate regarding bitcoin’s sustainability resume, and much of that...

ESG Channel

Tax-Loss Harvesting Might Boost ESG ETF Adoption

With just over four months left in 2022, now is an ideal time for advisors and investors to...

Emerging Markets Channel

India Internet ETF Home to Bargains

One result of domestic growth stocks, including internet equities, slumping in the first half of...

Volatility Resource Channel

Look to LVHI for Less Volatile International Dividends

Home country bias is a factor that more investors should be aware of, and with that in mind, it’s...

Future ETFs Channel

Inflation Reduction Act Inflates Renewable Energy

House and Senate passage of the Inflation Reduction Act is stoking interest in renewable energy...

Crypto Channel

Bitcoin May Have Inflation-Fighting Credentials

One of the results of persistent inflation is debate pertaining to which assets offer adequate...

Alternatives Channel

Merger Fund: Unique Opportunity for Reducing Volatility

Stocks rebounded sharply off July lows, and last month’s reading of the Consumer Price Index...

ESG Channel

Fantastic Women-Led Companies Found in This ETF

One of the benefits of the environmental, social, and governance (ESG) investing movement is that...

Future ETFs Channel

Nibble at Rebounding Cloud Stocks With This Tech ETF

Cloud computing stocks were beloved contributors to a lengthy run of outperformance notched by...

Dividend Channel

Dividend Forecasts Bode Well for DIVS

Dividend stocks and exchange traded funds are delivering for investors this year, and while...

ETF Education Channel

Apple Has Avenues for Upside

Long-term investors are accustomed to stellar returns from Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL), and while that...

Dual Impact Channel

ESG Critics Are Frequently Vocal, Not Always Successful

There’s no shortage of critics of the environmental, social, and governance (ESG) movement,...

Crypto Channel

Big Name Throws Weight Into Crypto Evolution

One way for cryptocurrency to gain more credibility as an investable asset class is for more...

Beyond Basic Beta Channel

Biotech Bounce-Back Might Be Durable

Following a lengthy wait that included plenty of downside and frustration, biotechnology stocks...

Volatility Resource Channel

Stagflation Defense From Unexpected Source

The July reading of the Consumer Price Index (CPI) eased to 8.5% from the jaw-dropping 9.1% seen...

ESG Channel

EFIV Exciting for Evolving ESG Landscape

As an investing style, environmental, social, and governance (ESG) is drawing more devotees and...

Future ETFs Channel

GREI Is a Great Place to Be for REIT Value

Traditionally, real estate investment trusts (REITs) and the broader real estate sector are...

Beyond Basic Beta Channel

Nuclear Resurgence Might Fuel This ETF

For decades, nuclear power fell out of favor as countries and U.S. states moved to shutter...

ETF Education Channel

Huge Climate Spending Could Boost This ETF

The Inflation Reduction Act is on its way to President Biden’s desk, and as is widely known, the...

ESG Channel

Small-Cap Stocks Might Be on Cusp of Something Big

Look now, because the widely followed S&P SmallCap 600 Index is higher by 11.59% over the...

Future ETFs Channel

GBUY Might Be Good Buy as Bear Market Withers

The S&P 500 is still saddled with a 13% year-to-date loss, but in recent weeks, growth stocks...

Volatility Resource Channel

Summer Buying Might Kick-Start Muni Bond Rebound

Municipal bonds, like the bulk of the fixed income space, are being adversely affected by the...

Alternatives Channel

Merger Arbitrage Fund Offers Rising Rates Protection

The July reading of the Consumer Price Index (CPI) checked in at 8.5%, and while that’s below the...

ETF Education Channel

Amazon Might Be Key to Extending These ETFs’ Rebounds

The Nasdaq Composite exited its bear market on Wednesday, and while there’s work to be done to...

Dividend Channel

DIVS Provides Recession Protection

Debate lingers about the recession status of the U.S. economy, but investors looking to prepare...

ESG Channel

CNRG Getting Some Attention on the Hill

Renewable energy stocks and exchange traded funds are finding their respective grooves thanks in...

Dual Impact Channel

CLNR Could Be Charged by Climate Change Bill

Within the investment community, the U.S. Senate’s passage of the Inflation Reduction Act is...

Beyond Basic Beta Channel

If Recession Hits, Depend on DURA

There’s considerable debate regarding whether or not the U.S. economy is in a recession. GDP data...

Crypto Channel

Big Names Fuel Crypto Rebound

Cryptocurrencies rallied mightily last month, and while many still have a long way to go to...

ESG Channel

RDMX: Developed Market ESG Solution

As the universe of environmental, social, and governance (ESG) exchange traded funds expands and...

Volatility Resource Channel

Love LVHD for a Smoother Ride, Big Dividends

Some exchange traded funds are versatile across a variety of market settings, but some of these...

Dual Impact Channel

Hop Aboard HFXI to Cut Through Currency Conundrums

Some experts believe that over long holding periods, investors embracing international equities...

ETF Education Channel

Streamline ESG Allocations Using QQMG

There are plenty of environmental, social, and governance (ESG) exchange traded funds for...

Beyond Basic Beta Channel

ESG Discounts Accessible With Wide Moat Traits

Owing to the heavy concentrations of growth sectors in many traditional environmental, social,...

Future ETFs Channel

Active Management May Be Key to Solving Tech Volatility

Technology stocks can be more volatile than the broader market, and that’s certainly true of...

ESG Channel

Clean Tech Funds Emerge as Key Climate Change Options

There are a variety of ways for market participants to invest in climate change, and the...

ESG Channel

ESIX Could Be Great for ESG, Small-Cap Rebounds

Environmental, social and governance (ESG) funds lagged in the first half of 2022. The same is...

Future ETFs Channel

GSFP Has Good Recipe for Climate Change Investing

Scores of exchange traded funds claim to provide platforms for market participants to tap into...

ETF Education Channel

Growth Tilted ETFs Have Deflationary Goods

Since inflation is still high and previously issued transitory forecasts have clearly proved...

Dividend Channel

Dividend Rebound Helps This ETF

Dividend stocks and exchange traded funds are back in style in a big way this year and while that...

Future ETFs Channel

Appealing Disruptive Growth Entry Available With GTEK

Growth stocks are rarely inexpensive, and that’s certainly and frequently true of their...

ESG Channel

Sustainable ETF Investors Find Long View

As has been widely documented, environmental, social, and governance (ESG) exchange traded funds...

Volatility Resource Channel

Franklin Templeton Alters Names, Swaps Indexes on ETFs

Franklin Templeton is further cementing its status as a rising player in the exchange traded...

Dual Impact Channel

Consider CLNR for Versatile Clean Energy Approach

Not judging a book by its cover is often relevant advice and it’s applicable in the world of...

Beyond Basic Beta Channel

Collaborate With CRAK for Refining Profits

Among sectors, energy is standing out this year and oil refiners are getting in on the act. Take...

Crypto Channel

End Might Be Near for Bitcoin Miners Bear Market

Though still needing to more than double to reclaim its all-time high, bitcoin posted a strong...

Alternatives Channel

Merger Arbitrage Fund Can Offer Diversification

At a time when both bonds and stocks are faltering, investors are being reminded of the benefits...

Crypto Channel

Crypto and Crypto Equity Could Be a Potent Combination

One of the benefits of the evolution of cryptocurrency as an investable asset class is that...

Crypto Channel

Executives Getting Selective About Metaverse Spending

Further cementing the long-term viability of the metaverse investment thesis, high-level...

Volatility Resource Channel

Small-Caps Might Offer Big Recession Protection

On the surface, the Franklin LibertyQ U.S. Small Cap Equity ETF (FLQS B-) may not strike many...

ETF Education Channel

Slowing Economy Could Turn Tide for Growth-Heavy ETFs

Last week’s second-quarter GDP reading was tepid to say the least, sparking concerns that the...

Dual Impact Channel

Tesla? An ESG Stock?

In theory, there shouldn’t be much debate about Tesla’s (NASDAQ:TSLA) standing as an...

Beyond Basic Beta Channel

Green Bonds Continue to Head Global

In what could be a long-term positive for the VanEck Vectors Green Bond ETF (GRNB B), issuance of...

Dividend Channel

Assess ADIV for Asian Equity Defense

With evidence mounting that the U.S. economy is either in or flirting with a recession, global...

Volatility Resource Channel

Investors Could Be Rewarded for Junk Bond Faith

The widely followed Markit iBoxx USD Liquid High Yield Index is down 9.56% year-to-date, as of...

Beyond Basic Beta Channel

Fallen Angels may Lead Second-Half Rebound

Amid a series of interest rate hikes by the Federal Reserve in the first half of this year, fixed...

ESG Channel

Private Investment Is a Credible Catalyst for Renewables

Much of the thesis for renewable energy equities and the related exchange traded funds often...

ETF Education Channel

Long-Term ESG Outlook Remains Positive

With value stocks outperforming growth and energy ranking as the leading sector in the S&P...

Dual Impact Channel

HART ETF Lives Up to Dual Impact Mission

Impact investing is garnering more attention, but it’s often framed in terms of a style —...

Future ETFs Channel

Reaching New Consumer Trends Merits Active Approach

In recent years, much has been made of evolving consumer tastes, namely how and where consumers...

Future ETFs Channel

GSFP Offers Renewable Energy Megatrends

The renewable energy transition brings with it a variety of megatrends for investors to...

ETF Education Channel

Signs of Life Found In Important QQQ Sectors

Growth stocks struggled mightily in the first half of this year, producing sour returns for...

Volatility Resource Channel

Stability First, Then Perhaps Higher Gold Prices

Gold investors are understandably frustrated. After all, inflation is high, but the yellow metal...

Beyond Basic Beta Channel

ETFs Can Deal With Drug Pricing Legislation

This is a mid-term election year, meaning that some familiar issues investors should be aware of...

Crypto Channel

Internet Gaming may Open Crypto Doors

With bitcoin prices faltering this year, it’s difficult for less experienced investors to think...

Volatility Resource Channel

Dividend Outlook Helps Case for This ETF

Experienced investors know that dividend exchange traded funds often emphasize one of two...

ETF Education Channel

International Exposure Not That Bad

Due to the dollar being one of the best-performing currencies in the world this year and Russia’s...

Alternatives Channel

Consider the Merger Fund for Reduced Volatility

With stocks turbulent and bonds failing investors at the hands of rising interest rates, market...

Beyond Basic Beta Channel

MOTI Marvelous for Inexpensive International Stocks

International equities — from both developed and emerging markets — have long traded at...

ESG Channel

This ESG Fund may Be Ideal for 2022's Back Half

A result of stocks sagging this year is that analysts and market observers are now paring...

Future ETFs Channel

GREI: Building Block for Real Estate Investing

Real estate is a prime example of a sector that needs some refreshing, but not all related...

Crypto Channel

Metaverse ETF Full of Long-Term Potential

Amid disappointing performances by growth stocks this year, including plenty of previously...

Dual Impact Channel

Clean Energy Stocks Offer Opportunity

The White House’s efforts for broad-based renewable energy legislation hit another roadblock last...

Beyond Basic Beta Channel

Happens to Be Great Time to Consider HAP

This year, the market is awash in faltering equity strategies, leaving investors to decide...

ESG Channel

There Could Be Surprising Value in SHE ETF

Environmental, social, and governance (ESG) exchange traded funds often tilt heavily toward...

Volatility Resource Channel

It’s Not Your Default: FLHY Remains Compelling

The Federal Reserve’s interest rate tightening regime is crimping nearly every corner of the...

Crypto Channel

Bitcoin Less Environmentally Unfriendly Than It Appears

One of the most frequent criticisms of bitcoin is that its environmental credentials are rather...

ETF Education Channel

Q’s Have Quality and That’s Critical

With growth and technology stocks temporarily out of favor, it’s easy for investors to lose sight...

ESG Channel

White House Climate Action Could Propel CNRG

President Biden stopped short of declaring a climate emergency on Wednesday as some market...

Beyond Basic Beta Channel

Floating-Rate Notes Have Rewards, Risks

Not much is working in the bond market this year, and with the Federal Reserve planning more,...

Dual Impact Channel

Finding Value in ESG ETFs

Environmental, social, and governance (ESG) exchange traded funds are often known for being heavy...

Dividend Channel

Instead of Chasing Dividends, Depend on DIVS

Whether it’s dividend chasing or simply a case of investors looking for income beyond bonds and...

ETF Education Channel

Cheap Stocks in This Growth Industry in These ETFs

One of the widely discussed results of growth and technology stocks faltering this year is that...

ESG Channel

ESG Resonates With Young Investors

Institutional investors and registered investment advisors (RIAs) often get much of the credit,...

Future ETFs Channel

Innovative Growth Investing Is Getting Interesting

Nearly seven months into 2022, plenty of investors by now know that growth and technology stocks...

Volatility Resource Channel

It's Not Perfect, but Gold Is Still a Valid Shelter

Owing to the soaring dollar, which is the byproduct of rising interest rates, gold isn’t the...

Crypto Channel

Improving Efficiency May Be Catalyst for Bitcoin Miners

It’s not just low prices that are pinching bitcoin miners this year. The industry, like many...

Beyond Basic Beta Channel

Gaming Evolution Might Be Excellent for ESPO

Owing to their status as growth stocks and members of the communication services sector, video...

Dual Impact Channel

Mind MRND for Mid-Cap Exposure

Smaller equities are following their large-cap counterparts lower this year, perhaps giving...

Alternatives Channel

Real Estate Remains Key Income Destination

For income investors, 2022 has been a trying time. Interest rates are rising, acting as a drag on...

ESG Channel

Small-Cap/ESG Combination Offers Perks

With large-cap equities sagging, it’s understandably difficult for investors to get enthusiastic...

ETF Education Channel

Get Ready for Consumer Spending Shifts With These ETFs

Amid rising interest rates, persistently high inflation, and sagging consumer confidence, it’s...

Beyond Basic Beta Channel

Contemplate CLOs for Unique Income Opportunities

Interest rates are rising, crimping a variety of income-generating assets in the process....

Volatility Resource Channel

Check Out Japan for Shareholder Rewards

Domestic stocks aren’t alone in troubling investors this year. Ex-U.S. developed and emerging...

Crypto Channel

Metaverse ETF Will Be Boosted By Tech Rebound

Technology is one of this year’s worst-performing sectors. Some market observers are even...

ESG Channel

Surprising ETF Might Gain ESG Credibility

Among sector exchange traded funds, traditional energy offerings such as the Energy Select Sector...

Dual Impact Channel

Call on CLNR as Important Time Nears for EVs

Investors who have long followed the electric vehicle industry know that central to this...

ETF Education Channel

ETFs That Could Benefit From a Winning Apple Strategy

Like other technology behemoths, Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) is slumping this year, but that doesn’t mean...

ESG Channel

Overweight Healthcare Position Might Benefit This ETF

There are 11 GICS sectors, and just one — energy — is in the green year-to-date....

Crypto Channel

Bitcoin’s Dramatic Tumble Could Reveal Solid Valuations

Unlike stocks or bonds, traditional valuation metrics, such as price-to-book or price-to-earnings...

Beyond Basic Beta Channel

How to Find Income in the Energy Patch

Energy is the best-performing sector in the S&P 500 this year and the only one that’s higher...

Volatility Resource Channel

FLMI Could Fly as Municipal Bonds Regain Form

Headline risk remains in the fixed income space. On Wednesday, the Labor Department said that the...

Future ETFs Channel

Justification for JUST as ESG Investors Look for More

Despite some trying circumstances in 2022 — namely the resurgence of traditional energy...

Dividend Channel

DIVS Has Inflation-Fighting Fortitude

Dividend strategies are outperforming the broader market this year, but within that category,...

Dual Impact Channel

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Bank Stocks Are Quite Cheap

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FDIG Fantastic if Block Draws Activist Investor, Suitor

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Clean Ocean Investing for Clean Portfolios with OCEN

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Hack Into Quantum Computing Boom With QQQ

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Avoid Greenwashing Controversy Using IQSU

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Certain Dividend Growth Stocks Are Attractively Valued

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MBNE Offers Sustainability to Muni ETFs

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Try XBTF for Bitcoin Bounce-Back

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Try GSFP for "Greenablers" Exposure

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It Might Be Time to Revisit This Corporate Bond ETF

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QQMG Can Keep It Green

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Active Approach to ESG Fixed Income Expansion in ESGB

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Basic Might Be Beautiful When Biotech Bounces Back

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Undervalued Stocks Are in This ESG ETF

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Don’t Abandon Disruptive Tech Yet

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Assess AMZA for Energy Buybacks

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Use This ETF to Bet on a Block Rebound

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GBUY Might Be Good Buy as E-Commerce Steadies

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Deep Dive on DAPP to Weigh Digital Asset Turbulence

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The Best Equity Ideas Today Reside in This ETF

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Deals Available on Some Nasdaq 100 Components

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Size Up SEIX and Get Senior Loan Perks

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Gold Remains Useful for Hedging Purposes

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Green Metals Could Be Gold for Long-Term Investors

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Right ESG Approach Could Deliver Long-Term Upside

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Tencent Making Moves That May Benefit This ETF

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Surprising Bond Segment Can Help Fixed Income Investors

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Weak Hands Departing Crypto Might Benefit Bitcoin

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Space Investing Supported by $1 Trillion Forecast

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When Stability Matters, Seize SPLV

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Bet on BJK for Big Buybacks

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Agriculture Equities Still Worth Considering

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The Europe Crisis Could Mean Opportunity with This ETF

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Convertible Bond Drubbing May be Worth it With This ETF

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Earnings Anomaly Could Be Good for Emerging Markets ETF

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Hop Onto JRNY Because Summer Travel Could Be Hot

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Fintech Can Play Role in Helping Underbanked Customers

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Sustainable Bond Issuance Could Wane in 2022

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Old School Strategy Suits This ETF Well

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Equal Weight Could Position for Small-Cap Rebound

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Good Deals on Some Wide Moat Stocks

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Pfizer Biohaven Acquisition Sparks Biotech M&A Hope

Earlier this week, Pfizer (NYSE:PFE) announced plans to acquire Biohaven Pharmaceutical...

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GBTC ETF Conversion Might Reveal $8 Billion Benefit

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There’s Potential in Preferred Stock ETF

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How to Dodge Political Jockeying With ESG Bond ETFs

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This Dog Is Durable

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Increased Automation Could Drive Operating Margin Gains

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This Equal-Weight ETF Is a Beacon of Strength

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This Income ETF Is Good for These Turbulent Times

Indeed, these are turbulent times for equity markets. High inflation, rising interest rates, and...

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Green Meets Munis in Brand New MBNE

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Block Is Fintech Royalty, Though Not Inexpensive

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Market Weakness Creating Wide Moat Opportunities

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Battered Biotech Space Now Inexpensive

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GRNB: An ETF to Ponder for Climate-Focused Investors

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Brazil Internet Opportunity Knocks With FMQQ

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Amazon Earnings Highlights Equal-Weight ETF Benefits

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Entering Wednesday, nearly every US-fixed listed fixed income exchange traded, regardless of...

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This Emerging Markets Fund Might Surprise as Rates Rise

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Consider This ETF if Stagflation Hits

The current macroeconomic climate is sparking increasing talk of stagflation, or the scenario...

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Green Metals Have Colorful Long-Term Investment Thesis

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Exciting Ethereum Forecast Emerges

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Tap Cloud Computing for Tech Protection

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Core Holding in This ETF Turns Trash Into Treasure

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REIT ETF Might Provide Shelter From the Storm

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An EMQQ Top Holding Does the Didi

Chinese ride-hailing giant Didi Global found controversy following its $4.4 billion initial...

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Geopolitical Issues Have Upside for Bitcoin

Geopolitical issues, including the specter of possible imminent invasion of Ukraine by Russian...

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Surprising Sector ETF With Dividend Growth Potential

Following some negative dividend action during the coronavirus-induced oil bear market of 2020,...

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EM Bonds Might Be Way to Deal With Fed Tightening

As the Federal Reserve closes in on the start of a new interest rate tightening regime— one that...

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An Additional Endorsement for GARP

The Barron’s 400 ETF (BFOR B-) is an exchange traded fund that makes GARP investing easy and...

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Disruptive Tech Could Still Have Gas in the Tank

Exchange traded funds focusing on disruptive technologies are mired in a now-lengthy rough patch,...

Core Strategies Channel

Talking Tax Collections With Muni Bond ETF

Municipal bonds and the related exchange traded funds are encountering some headwinds to start...

Emerging Markets Channel

Emerging Markets Crypto Adoption May Benefit These ETFs

Bitcoin isn’t a distinctly western phenomenon. In fact, much of the adoption and usage...

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Great Time to Consider Equal-Weight ETFs

2022 is starting on a turbulent note for equities, but it may prove to be a good time for...

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Famous Investor Some Bargains Among Bitcoin Miners

Count bitcoin miners among the names that were dragged lower by the dual headwinds of...

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Some SOXQ Components Are Abruptly Inexpensive

Technology stocks are rarely inexpensive, and that sentiment also applies to the semiconductor...

Beyond Basic Beta Channel

OIH Beneficiary of Rising Oil Prices

The momentum established by the energy sector last year is carrying over into 2022 as the group...

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Low Bond Yields Spark Inflows to Dividend Funds

The Federal Reserve is likely to raise interest rates in March, the first of what could be four...

Emerging Markets Channel

EMQQ Non-China Story Is Interesting

The Emerging Markets Internet Ecommerce ETF (EMQQ C+), as its name implies, is one of the premier...

Future ETFs Channel

This ETF Has Energy Transition Champions

The renewable energy transition is underway, and in the eyes of many market observers, it’s...

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Low-Volatility ETF Might Be Ready to Shine

With volatility creeping higher to start 2022, some investors could be compelled to revisit a...

Core Strategies Channel

VALQ is a Valid Idea for Current Market Environment

Though not to extreme levels, at least not yet, volatility is making its presence felt in the...

Disruptive Technology Channel

Space ETF at the Heart of Future Connectivity

As the space investment thesis evolves, more investors are realizing that the final frontier is...

Crypto Channel

Future of Finance ETF Arrives at Good Time

The Grayscale Future of Finance ETF (GFOF) debuted last week as the newest equity-based addition...

Beyond Basic Beta Channel

Chip Shortage Could Ease, but Recovery Won't Be Even

Semiconductor stocks and exchange traded funds were among 2021’s best-performing technology...

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EDOG Excellent Path to Emerging Markets Value

Domestic value stocks and exchange traded funds are holding up well to start 2022 and, in many...

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When Megatrends Overlap, Investors Can Benefit

When it comes to disruptive growth concepts, also known as megatrends, investors frequently focus...

Future ETFs Channel

GDOC: Right ETF for This Era of Healthcare Innovation

Healthcare innovation is a concept that was thrust into the investment spotlight due in large...

ETF Education Channel

Comprehending Return on Capital With Closed-End Funds

Investors often flock to closed-end funds for income. The Invesco CEF Income Composite ETF (PCEF...

Disruptive Technology Channel

ARKW: A Road to Web3

The next generation of the internet is here. Investors know it as “Web3,” and while it’s...

Crypto Channel

Separate Bitcoin From Other Digital Assets

Despite a recent pullback, bitcoin remains the largest cryptocurrency, sporting a market...

Beyond Basic Beta Channel

Pharmaceuticals Stocks Could Have Strength Beyond 2022

Pharmaceuticals stocks and the related exchange traded funds are benefiting from the now-steady...

Future ETFs Channel

It Might Be Near Time to Revisit Tech Stocks

Value stocks are holding up well to start 2022, while growth and technology fare are presenting...

Core Strategies Channel

VALQ Combines Quality and Value

It’s often said that some value stocks are actually value traps, meaning that those names...

Disruptive Technology Channel

Get ARKW for the Future of the Internet

The coronavirus pandemic hastened a new era of internet evolution, but not all internet exchange...

Emerging Markets Channel

China Might Be a 2022 Rebound Story

In the name of “common prosperity,” the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) unveiled a wide-ranging...

ETF Building Blocks Channel

Small-Cap Biotech Opportunity Is Knocking

Among the most beaten-down assets in the first month of 2022 were biotechnology stocks, with...

Portfolio Strategies Channel

Wade Back Into Small-Caps With Equal-Weight

Small-cap stocks languished through a dismal January. If not for a notable surge on the final...

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After Slide, Chip Stocks Are Worth Revisiting

Namely, there are now some attractive discounts available among chip equities, and that could...

Beyond Basic Beta Channel

As Rates Rise, FLTR Could Be Fantastic

The Federal Reserve is poised to raise interest rates, and that cycle could commence as soon as...

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Patience Will Be a Virtue With Cloud Stocks and ETFs

Barely more than a month into 2022, and investors already know that technology is a source of...

Future ETFs Channel

JUST: A Solid Idea for Demystifying ESG Investing

Amid a flurry of new fund launches in the environmental, social, and governance (ESG) space and...

ETF Education Channel

There's Still Hope for Solar Equity Rebound

Solar stocks endured a rough January, but some analysts believe the industry can regain its...

Disruptive Technology Channel

Digital Wallets and Financial Services Disruption

Fintech itself is a major disruptor to traditional banking, and other financial services and...

Portfolio Strategies Channel

EQAL Has Equal-Weight Efficiencies

With technology and growth stocks struggling in the early part of 2022, investors are being...

Emerging Markets Channel

Some Good News for Chinese Internet Stocks

It’s been a while since investors had something to cheer about regarding Chinese internet...

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Cloud Computing M&A Could Heat Up

Some market observers are saying that consolidation in the cloud computing arena will heat up...

Beyond Basic Beta Channel

Try To Be Selective With Semiconductor Stocks

Semiconductor stocks and exchange traded funds aren’t being spared as the broader...

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These Dogs Are Working to Kick Off 2022

Investors looking for a shelter-from-the-storm play in early 2022 might want to consider...

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Expect Huge Things From Dividends in 2022

Through the first month of 2022, it’s been hard to find bright spots in equity markets,...

Future ETFs Channel

This ETF Has Sustainability Credibility

Sustainability is an increasingly prominent investment. So is investing with the intent of...

Disruptive Technology Channel

Potent Future Ahead for 3D Printing

3D printing is one of the original disruptive technologies, and while it’s being...

Emerging Markets Channel

The Case for Emerging Markets in 2022

Investors are understandably chastened by the recent spell of under-performance by emerging...

Portfolio Strategies Channel

RSPE Has the Goods for Evolving ESG Landscape

The Invesco ESG S&P Equal Weight Fund (RSPE ) is just over two months old, making it one of...

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Investigate Innovators Through QQQJ

Equities with the “disruptive” and “innovative” labels are being pinched to start 2022 amid...

Beyond Basic Beta Channel

Fallen Angels' Consistency Is Remarkable

One of investors’ primary objectives when investing in bonds is consistency. To that end,...

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ACES Can Fill in Gaps in Green Energy Transition

The prior two years of energy equity performance is confirmation that the transition to renewable...

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Cybersecurity Needs Remain Urgent

Technology and growth stocks are struggling to start 2022, and cybersecurity names aren’t...

Future ETFs Channel

Stricter EPA Requirements Could Be Good for This ETF

That initiative could pay long-term dividends for select exchange traded funds, including the ...

Disruptive Technology Channel

Fintech ETF Is Avenue to Gen Z Banking, Spending Trends

Thanks in large part to Millennials, more market participants are becoming aware of investing...

Emerging Markets Channel

EMQQ Fundamental Story Remains Compelling

Following the punishment incurred by Chinese internet stocks last year, it’s understandably...

Beyond Basic Beta Channel

EM Local Currency Bonds Ready for Redemption

Plenty of emerging markets assets languished last year. Amid dollar strength and rising interest...

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Thematic Strategies Are Down, Not Out

With growth stocks, particularly those of unprofitable technology companies, faltering mightily...

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In Current Climate, This Dividend Fund Looks Strong

The WisdomTree U.S. Total Dividend Fund (DTD A) isn’t a high-dividend exchange traded fund...

Future ETFs Channel

Look to JUST as Stakeholder Capitalism Comes Into Focus

Last week, BlackRock chairmanLarry Fink’s annual letter to CEOs was released, and it...

Disruptive Technology Channel

Fintech Might Get More Financial

Since the dawn of the fintech boom, some market observers have debated whether the related...

Nasdaq Portfolio Solutions Channel

This ETF Might Come of Age in 2022

The Invesco ESG NASDAQ 100 ETF (QQMG B) is just three months old, but amid surging adoption of...

Beyond Basic Beta Channel

Gold Might Be Ready to Shine Again

While the commodities complex flourished last year, gold was a surprising laggard, but some...

Modern Alpha Channel - ETF Database

Rare Valuation Opportunities in Some Megatrends ETFs

Equities are off to a dismal start to 2022, with high-growth and technology stocks, particularly...

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An International ETF Is Looking Compelling for 2022

Advisors and investors have likely had their fill of waiting on the ex-U.S. developed markets...

Future ETFs Channel

GSFP: An ETF at the Center of Decarbonization Efforts

“Decarbonization” and “carbon neutral” aren’t just environmental, social, and governance...

ETF Education Channel

Rate Hikes Might Bring Quality ETFs Into Focus

Domestic equity markets are off to a dismal start in 2022 as inflationary pressures and interest...

Disruptive Technology Channel

As New Trends Emerge, Space Investing Gains Momentum

Successful 2021 space flights by SpaceX and Blue Origin, among others, helped usher space...

Emerging Markets Channel

Online Retail Soars in Ex-China Emerging Markets

When many investors in the U.S. think of e-commerce and online retail in emerging markets, they...

Beyond Basic Beta Channel

Income Investors Should Consider These EM Bonds

With the Federal Reserve expected to hike interest rates multiple times this year, 2022 could be...

ETF Building Blocks Channel

Forecasting 2022 Travel Trends

Following a bumpy 2021 holiday travel season and with the persistence of the Omicron variant of...

Modern Alpha Channel - ETF Database

Harnessing AI to Add Value Investing Strength

Artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning have a variety of applications across a wide...

Future ETFs Channel

Put Disruption By Your Side With GTEK

The Federal Reserve hasn’t officially raised interest rates, but some investors are already...

Disruptive Technology Channel

3D Printing Vital in Solving Supply Chain Woes

While there’s optimism that global supply chain issues will ease this year, pinpointing...

Emerging Markets Channel

FMQQ Rebalance Expands Roster

The Next Frontier Internet & Ecommerce ETF (FMQQ B) debuted last September, offering...

Beyond Basic Beta Channel

Lean on RAAX to Deal With Inflation

The recently revealed December reading of the Consumer Price Index (CPI) was worse than many...

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RDOG Makes REIT Investing Simple

With interest rates low and inflation weighing on a variety of asset classes, it’s not...

Modern Alpha Channel - ETF Database

New Year and New Look for Now-Value ETF

The exchange traded fund previously known as the WisdomTree U.S. Quality Shareholder Yield Fund...

Future ETFs Channel

JUST Gets ESG Investors to Where They Belong

As environmental, social, and governance (ESG) investing evolves, advisors and investors are...

Crypto Channel

Crypto Bounce Back Will Power This ETF

The Invesco Alerian Galaxy Crypto Economy ETF (SATO ) is just a few months old, but the exchange...

Disruptive Technology Channel

Tech-Heavy Israel Might Be Way to Play Growth Rebound

Growth stocks are facing challenges to start 2022 amid persistent inflation and expectations that...

Emerging Markets Channel

Interesting Trend Could Boost Emerging Markets ETF

Investors who held Chinese stocks or the related exchange traded funds in 2021 are likely happy...

Portfolio Strategies Channel

Bank Earnings Season Puts Equal-Weight ETF in Focus

Fourth-quarter earnings season kicks off in earnest this week, and that means an avalanche of...

Nasdaq Portfolio Solutions Channel

PKW Relevant as Buybacks Projected to Soar

Among exchange traded funds focusing on shareholder rewards, advisors and investors typically...

Crypto Channel

Some Crypto Stocks Are Looking Compelling

As of late January 11, bitcoin was off 7% over the past week, and when the largest digital...

Beyond Basic Beta Channel

Valuations Set the Table for MOAT 2022 Upside

The VanEck Vectors Morningstar Wide Moat ETF (MOAT B+) is coming off a solid 2021 in which in the...

ETF Education Channel

Dividends Are Going to Be Big This Year

In 2021, dividends roared back from the coronavirus brink with domestic payouts positing record...

Modern Alpha Channel - ETF Database

Artificial Intelligence Trade Could Snap Back in 2022

Artificial intelligence (AI) is one of the premier disruptive technologies, but that status...

Emerging Markets Channel

EMQQ Can Access Fast-Growing Economies

The prevailing wisdom is that in 2022, global economic growth will slow following a torrid pace...

Future ETFs Channel

ESG Policy Could Get a Boost, Benefiting ETFs

While the fate of the Build Back Better initiative remains to be seen, the Biden Administration...

ETF Education Channel

Low-Volatility ETF Full of Hideout Plays

As was widely documented last week, the technology sector is slumping to start 2022. One week...

Disruptive Technology Channel

Pfizer/Beam Deal Underscores In Vivo Potential

It’s just one deal, but genomics companies with exposure to in vivo gene editing may be...

Emerging Markets Channel

Fintech Opportunity Emerging in Developing Economies

A quick glance at the name of the Emerging Markets Internet Ecommerce ETF (EMQQ C+), and...

Portfolio Strategies Channel

Equal-Weight Energy ETF Getting a New Index

Like so many energy exchange traded funds, the Invesco S&P 500 Equal Weight Energy ETF (RYE ...

Beyond Basic Beta Channel

Expect Another Huge Year for Green Bonds

Green bonds and theVanEck Vectors Green Bond ETF (GRNB B) are relatively new on the fixed income...

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Leisure Stocks Might Be Consumer Cyclical Value Ideas

As the Omicron strain of the coronavirus pandemic spreads at a seemingly unrelenting pace, some...

Modern Alpha Channel - ETF Database

Inflation Predictions Help Japan ETFs in 2022

Inflation isn’t a topic confined to 2021. It’s front and center to start 2022 and...

Future ETFs Channel

JUST's Depth Matters as Companies Answer ESG Questions

One of the results of the ongoing momentum building for environmental, social, and governance...

Emerging Markets Channel

EMQQ Index Gets Brand New Look With 19 Additions

The EMQQ Index, the underlying benchmark for the Emerging Markets Internet Ecommerce ETF (EMQQ C+...

Disruptive Technology Channel

Disruptive Growth Will Require Patience

Disruptive growth strategies, including the ARK Innovation ETF (ARKK B+), fell out of favor last...

ETF Building Blocks Channel

Consolidation Might Come Calling for Biotech in 2022

Expectations are in place for a brisk pace of consolidation in the biotechnology space this year,...

Nasdaq Portfolio Solutions Channel

Here's An Emerging Markets Inroad to Social Commerce

When investors think of e-commerce and social media, they usually think of two distinct...

Emerging Markets Channel

Emerging Markets Reset Could Boost EMQQ

The MSCI Emerging Markets slipped 3.6% last year, with a significant portion of the trouble...

Portfolio Strategies Channel

Apple Could Be Making the Case for Equal-Weight ETFs

Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) briefly eclipsed a market capitalization of $3 trillion on Monday, becoming...

Beyond Basic Beta Channel

Midstream Energy Could Attract Private Equity Suitors

With oil prices soaring and interest rates low, income-starved investors have a friend in the...

Modern Alpha Channel - ETF Database

More Dividend Records Could Be Set in 2022

Owing in large part to the coronavirus pandemic, 2020 was a dismal year for dividend growth...

Future ETFs Channel

GINN Might Be Grand in 2022

Technology wasn’t the best-performing sector in the S&P 500 last year, but the group...

Disruptive Technology Channel

Streaming Inroads Underscore ARKW Allure

Consumers are undoubtedly familiar with the phrase “cord cutting,” also known as the...

ETF Education Channel

This Internet ETF Could Be a 2022 Winner

Owing in large part to exposure to some Chinese internet stocks, which were punished last year by...

Emerging Markets Channel

The Right Idea for an Emerging Markets Bounce

It feels like the start of every new year brings talk of emerging markets equities getting their...

ETF Building Blocks Channel

This Sector Strategy Literally Paid Dividends in 2021

The ALPS Sector Dividend Dogs ETF (SDOG B+) finished 2021 with a gain of just over 20% and a...

Beyond Basic Beta Channel

Russian Stocks Could Triumph Again in 2022

Supported in large part by surging oil prices, Russian stocks were among the best performers...

Nasdaq Portfolio Solutions Channel

With Chip Sales Projected to Climb, Seize SOXQ

The semiconductor industry sizzled in terms of equity performance in 2021, and while some market...

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Rookie Gold Miners ETF Could Find Groove In 2022

The WisdomTree Efficient Gold Plus Gold Miners Strategy Fund (GDMN ) debuted last month, meaning...

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Spread Mid-Cap Bets With An Equal-Weight ETF

As is widely stated, mid-cap stocks are often overlooked, so it stands to reason that some of the...

Future ETFs Channel

Why This Retail ETF Is Worth Shopping With

Among exchange traded funds with leverage to e-commerce and new consumer trends, the Goldman...

Dividend Channel

Tech Payouts Could Propel Duo of Dividend ETFs

Technology remains a low-yield sector. For example, the S&P 500 Information Technology Index...

Disruptive Technology Channel

Israel Could Be Intriguing for Investors in 2022

International equities once again lagged U.S. counterparts in 2021, but investors looking for...

ETF Education Channel

Solar Stocks Could Shine in 2022

It’s fair to say that renewable energy stocks are among 2021’s biggest...

Disruptive Technology Channel

How ARKK Can Start January Strong

Disruptive growth strategies, including the ARK Innovation ETF (ARKK B+), took plenty of lumps in...

Nasdaq Portfolio Solutions Channel

Cybersecurity ETFs Could Prosper Again in 2022

Cybersecurity stocks and exchange traded funds delivered for investors in 2021. It’s not a...

Beyond Basic Beta Channel

In 2022, Try This Single-Country ETF

For all the talk about equity weakness in various developing economies this year, there are some...

Modern Alpha Channel - ETF Database

ETF Tax Efficiency Dominates Yet Again in 2021

With so much talk about tax policy and possible alterations to the U.S. tax code, advisors have...

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These Dogs Could Bark in 2022

One of the end-of-year traditions some equity income investors love is evaluating the new “dogs...

Future ETFs Channel

E-Commerce Has the Deals

Consumers often equate deals with good prices and bargains on particular items, but investors...

ETF Education Channel

Small-Cap ETF Has Right Value Mix for Big 2022

Expectations are in place for small-cap stocks to rally anew next year, and some of that...

Disruptive Technology Channel

CRISPR Could Come Alive Next Year

Clustered regularly interspaced short palindromic repeats, colloquially known as CRISPR, is one...

Disruptive Technology Channel

EV Acceleration Could Power This ETF in 2022

For all the commotion and criticism of disruptive growth strategies this year, quiet as...

Portfolio Strategies Channel

Shed Concentration Risk With Equal-Weight ETFs

As of the close of U.S. markets on Monday, December 27, Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) sported a staggering...

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Emerging Markets Improvement Could Help EMLC

It’s been another trying year for investors holding emerging markets assets, including...

ETF Building Blocks Channel

Reopening Trade Could Be Reinvigorated in 2022

The reopening trade took some lumps this year. First, it was the Delta variant of the coronavirus...

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High-Dividend ETF Could Surprise Amid Rising Rates

It’s often said that high-yield stocks are vulnerable to rising interest rates, but in...

ETF Education Channel

Where ESG and Innovation Meet

Accessing innovation via exchange traded funds is increasingly easy for investors to accomplish....

Future ETFs Channel

An ETF for a Changing Sustainable Investing Landscape

Whether it’s environmental, social, and governance (ESG) or more nuanced climate-aware and...

Dividend Channel

DIVS Has the Recipe for Dividend Success

With global dividends rebounding significantly in 2021 and with that trend expected to continue...

Beyond Basic Beta Channel

Retail Stocks Can Extend Win Streak in 2022

Buoyed by government stimulus and resurgent brick-and-mortar retailers, among other factors, the...

ETF Building Blocks Channel

Call on ACES for Clean Energy's 2022 Rebound

There was no shortage of disappointment to go around in the renewable energy investing space this...

Modern Alpha Channel - ETF Database

Now Is the Time to Refresh 60/40 Ideas

Advisors making New Year’s resolutions might want to consider revisiting their 60/40...

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Water ETFs Might Keep Flowing in 2022

The Invesco Water Resources ETF (PHO A-) has been a sneaky good industry exchange traded fund in...

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Market Breadth Showcases Equal-Weight Benefits

In simple terms, market breadth is a measure of how many stocks are participating in broader...

ETF Education Channel

Tech Largely Accounts for U.S. Out-Performance

A simple explanation regarding the long-running out-performance of domestic stocks relative to...

Dividend Channel

Pick up ADIV as Asian Stocks Could Perk Up in 2022

Broadly speaking, emerging markets equities disappointed again in 2021, but that doesn’t...

Disruptive Technology Channel

Genomics Might Make Inroads in Prenatal Testing

From an investment perspective, adequately tapping rapidly emerging healthcare evolution requires...

Future ETFs Channel

GBUY Is a Potential Winner as E-Commerce Case Grows

The Goldman Sachs Future Consumer Equity ETF (GBUY C) is one of roughly 500 new exchange traded...

Disruptive Technology Channel

Persistent E-Commerce Trends Could Lift ARKW in 2022

The ARK Next Generation Internet ETF (ARKW C+) has the ingredients for a 2022 rebound, including...

Beyond Basic Beta Channel

Semis Could Be Super Once Again in 2022

Fighting off an array of challenges, the VanEck Vectors Semiconductor ETF (SMH A-) is soaring in...

ETF Building Blocks Channel

The Correct Way to Play 2022 REIT Upside

When 2021 draws to a close, it will go down as a banner year for the real estate sector and real...

Modern Alpha Channel - ETF Database

New ETF Brings Shiny Approach to Gold Miners

Amid low interest rates, higher commodities prices, and a soaring Consumer Price Index (CPI),...

Portfolio Strategies Channel

Equal Weight Still Main Alternative to Cap Weighting

Equal weighting, or assigning all stocks in an index the same weight, is one of the oldest...

Future ETFs Channel

Justification for JUST as ESG Inflows Increase

On a seemingly monthly basis this year, inflows to environmental, social, and governance (ESG)...

ETF Education Channel

Refreshing Water ETFs Again in 2022

Water exchange traded funds are impressing in 2021 and proving remarkably sturdy against the...

Disruptive Technology Channel

Disruptive Growth Investing Downward

Equities with the disruptive growth label are sagging this year, disappointing investors who...

Dividend Channel

Consumer Staples ETFs Hold as Dividend Destinations

Broader benchmarks slipped on Thursday, with growth and technology stocks leading the way lower....

Beyond Basic Beta Channel

This China ETF Has Changed Its Stripes

Chinese stocks are currently out of favor, but that could spell opportunity for prescient...

Portfolio Strategies Channel

Volatile Times Call For This Equal-Weight Sector ETF

The Federal Reserve’s tapering acceleration, interest rate outlook, and still-high...

ETF Building Blocks Channel

Growth Stocks May Be Overreacting to Speculation

Amid fears that inflation will remain persistent and that the Federal Reserve could raise...

Disruptive Technology Channel

Israel Reclassification May Be Interesting for IZRL ETF

The ARK Israel Innovative Technology ETF (IZRL B+) is one of the niftier exchange traded funds...

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The Powerful WDNA Promise of Genetics Research

Genomics represents one of the most disruptive, opportunity-rich investment frontiers, but stock...

Dividend Channel

UK Dividend Tailwinds are Good for This ETF

Equity income investors know that 2020 was a rough year for payouts around the world and that...

Future ETFs Channel

Mining Companies' Net-Zero Push Could Fuel GSFP

Roughly 500 new exchange traded funds debuted this year, and there’s still some time left...

Disruptive Technology Channel

Cash App Adding Investing Services Highlights Block Appeal

Jack Dorsey’s Block (SQ), the fintech juggernaut is formerly known as Square, controls Cash...

Beyond Basic Beta Channel

Moats/ESG ETF Might Be in Right Place at Right Time

The VanEck Morningstar ESG Moat ETF (MOTE B) is just over two months old, but it’s not a...

ETF Building Blocks Channel

A Thoughtful Approach to Emerging Markets in 2022

With the widely followed MSCI Emerging Markets Index down 6% year-to-date, it’s...

Modern Alpha Channel - ETF Database

An ETF for a New Era in Artificial Intelligence

The WisdomTree Artificial Intelligence and Innovation Fund (WTAI ) debuted last week, and with...

Portfolio Strategies Channel

Use RSPE to Hop Aboard the ESG Express

From the perspectives of adoption and inflows, environmental, social, and governance (ESG)...

Future ETFs Channel

Go With GINN as High-Margin Companies Remain Trendy

Profitability is likely to be a marquee theme in 2022 as investors eschew junkier equities in...

ETF Education Channel

Expect More Biotech Mergers in 2022

The biotechnology industry is often a hotbed of mergers and acquisitions speculation. Announced...

Disruptive Technology Channel

Unusual Sequencing Could Be Predictive in COVID Fight

Genomics equities are scuffling alongside the broader biotechnology space this year, but that...

Disruptive Technology Channel

Blue Origin Flight Has ARKX Back in Focus

Blue Origin, the space exploration company founded by former Amazon (AMZN) boss Jeff Bezos,...

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Why the Wide Moat Valuation Component Is Vital

The VanEck Vectors Morningstar Wide Moat ETF (MOAT B+) is beating the S&P 500 Value Index by...

Nasdaq Portfolio Solutions Channel

Bank ETFs Are Still Bankable

The Invesco KBW Bank ETF (NASDAQ: KBWB) is up a scintillating 36.54% year-to-date, but that...

ETF Building Blocks Channel

Play Airlines the Cautious Way With JRNY

The travel and leisure industry is climbing its way back from the worst days of the coronavirus...

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Hunt for Dividends Should Move Investors to Quality

In golf, there’s an old saying: “Driving’s for show, putting’s for dough.”...

Future ETFs Channel

GINN Has the Potential for an Eventful 2022

With 2022 right around the corner, plenty of market observers and pundits are opining on what the...

ETF Education Channel

Closed-End Funds Offering Big Income, Good Values

High yields and above-average income are desirable traits, particularly in today’s climate...

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Crypto Miner Sell-Off Generates Opportunity For DAPP

Recent weakness in bitcoin and other digital assets is being felt elsewhere as shares of crypto...

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International Dividends Are Blossoming

U.S. equities don’t have the dividend game all to themselves. More importantly, they...

Disruptive Technology Channel

History Proves That Rate Hikes Don't Always Dent Stocks

Conventional wisdom often dictates that interest rate tightening by the Federal Reserve is...

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If On Point, Tesla Forecast Could Boost ARKQ

Even with an 8% loss over the past month, electric vehicle giant Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) is up a...

Portfolio Strategies Channel

Small-Caps Could Shine Bright in 2022

Expectations are in place for small-cap strength in 2022. That’s the good news, but with...

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This ETF has the Right Recipe for Renewables Exposure

The universe of renewable energy exchange traded funds expanded rapidly in recent years as...

Beyond Basic Beta Channel

Use PPH to Write a Prescription for Pharma Dividends

Domestic dividend growth is on a torrid pace this year, and market observers expect that the...

ETF Building Blocks Channel

Examining What Makes This Clean Energy ETF Work

Despite some disappointment this year, much of it the result of political variety, exchange...

Modern Alpha Channel - ETF Database

Commodities Proving Inflation-Fighting Capability

The Consumer Price Index (CPI) continues running higher at an uncomfortable pace, prompting many...

Future ETFs Channel

Consumerism Is Changing — Which is Good for This ETF

This is the time of year when many investors consider the consumer discretionary sector and...

ETF Education Channel

Buyback Bonanza Is Booming

Share repurchases by U.S. companies are reaching a fevered pitch, and that could be the delight...

Disruptive Technology Channel

Consumer Disruption Is Here, and ARKW Has Plans

Many market participants are aware that e-commerce is one of the epicenters of technological...

Portfolio Strategies Channel

If 2022 Is Rough, Equal Weight Could Be Way to Go

It remains to be seen exactly how 2022 will play out for stocks. The new year could be a sanguine...

Beyond Basic Beta Channel

Municipal Bonds Pivot Green and Investors Can Benefit

The green bond market is booming— issuance this year will be more than triple what was seen in...

ETF Building Blocks Channel

Smaller Biotech Stocks Ready to Pick Up

If there’s an asset class that’s looking forward to 2022, it’s small- and...

Modern Alpha Channel - ETF Database

Quality Always Matters, Get it With This ETF

There are times when growth stocks are in style, and there are times when value is in style, but...

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It's About Time to Achieve With Dividend Achievers ETF

Domestic dividends are racing back to heights last seen during the coronavirus pandemic and...

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ESG Growth Outlook Provides Boost for This ETF

Advisors and investors continue hearing more about environmental, social, and governance (ESG)...

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Dividends Will Be Huge in 2022

Over long holding periods, dividends account for significant percentages of the broader...

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Omicron Variant Shows Need For Genomics

The emergence of the Omicron variant of the coronavirus carries myriad implications for data...

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Dodge the S&P 500's Return Concentration With RSP

Thanks to the success of the FAANG stocks —Meta Platforms Inc(FB), Alphabet Inc(GOOG), Amazon.com...

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Following Omicron Drubbing, MOAT Holdings Look Cheap

More data and science are needed to get a better picture of how the Omicron variant of the...

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IEA Study Confirms Upbeat Outlook for Renewable Energy

Investors taking the long view of renewable energy equities and exchange traded funds, including...

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This ETF Shows Potential for Japanese Stocks in 2022

The dollar is one of the best-performing major currencies in the world this year. The opposite is...

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Solar ETF Is Credible Avenue to Battery Storage Boom

Battery storage is a vital component in the renewable energy evolution, and thanks to exchange...

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New Crypto Economy ETF Could Soar in 2022

The Invesco Alerian Galaxy Crypto Economy ETF (SATO ) is a new arrival to the landscape of...

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Healthcare Innovation Verdant Territory for 3D Printing

The ARK3D Printing ETF (PRNT B-) often goes overlooked in the ARK Investment Management stable of...

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ESG Equal-Weight ETF Launches at the Right Time

Among the driving forces of success for new exchange traded funds are timing and offering an...

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Rising Crypto Use Good for New Blockchain ETF

A recent study indicates that nearly 58% of multinational companies are using at least one form...

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BDC Finances on Solid Ground, Says Ratings Agency

Business development companies (BDCs) are getting new looks from income-starved investors this...

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Managed Futures ETF Enters WisdomTree Model Portfolios

Model portfolios offer advisors flexibility in the asset allocation process, and the models...

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If Growth Slows, Try This Growth ETF

The recent emergence of the Omicron variant of the coronavirus is sparking fears that global...

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Coinbase Bounceback Could Power This ETF

Bitcoin is higher by 2.6% over the past week, a modest rally by the standards of the largest...

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China Turbulence Unsurprising, But Opportunities Remain

One of the major issues facing market participants this year, particularly those seeking exposure...

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EM Rate Hikes Could Be Good for This Bond ETF

Emerging markets central banks are beating their developed market counterparts to hiking interest...

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Dynamic Dividend Outlook Could Make SDOG Dynamite

In recent weeks, equity income investors were treated to a flurry of encouraging dividend news...

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Aggressive Growth, Momentum ETF Gets Refreshed

The WisdomTree U.S. Growth & Momentum Fund (WGRO C) debuted in June, and while the rookie...

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Why This Structure Is Preferable for Bitcoin Exposure

The VanEck Bitcoin Strategy ETF (XBTF ) debuted last week, joining a pair of other futures-backed...

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GSFP: ESG Equities With a Value Touch

There are myriad benefits associated with stocks that score well on the basis of environmental,...

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Understanding UUP as an Exemplary Hedge

The Invesco DB US Dollar Index Bullish Fund (UUP B) isn’t designed to be a glamorous...

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Allure of Asia Dividends Is Getting Stronger

The recent deluge of impressive dividend data has a distinctly global feel, and that’s a...

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Opportunity Knocks for Disruptive Healthcare Strategies

Disruptive, next-generation healthcare strategies, including the ARK Genomic Revolution...

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Examining EINC for Energy Income

Rebounding oil prices are stoking the flames of an energy sector rally this year. Obviously,...

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Properly Becoming Reacquainted With European Equities

Using the S&P Europe 350 and MSCI Europe indexes as guides, it’s likely that European...

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The Unquestionable Allure of Buyback Stocks

Investors often clamor for shareholder rewards, namely dividends, but buybacks are a...

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Emerging Markets Dividend Renaissance Has Arrived

The recent round of positive dividend news centers largely on U.S. stocks, but investors...

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New ETF Brings Refresh to Real Estate Investing

As a standalone sector, real estate is just several years old, and it’s one of the smaller...

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When the Chips Are Up, SOXQ Could Be Stellar

This year, the semiconductor industry is one of the epicenters of global supply chain stress, but...

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Dial Up DIVS as Dividend Outlook Appears Bright

The most recent batch of global dividend data indicates that payouts accelerated in the third...

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There's Still a Lot to Love About the Tech Sector

The technology sector is the largest sector weight in the S&P 500 and a bastion of...

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Reasons for Optimism Regarding Oil's Long-Term Demand

With all the talk about renewable energy adoption, fighting climate change and getting to...

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This Dividend Dog ETF Has Some Teeth

Dividend data out earlier this month confirms that payouts are approaching levels not seen since...

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Some Value At Hand in High Octane Healthcare ETF

Healthcare innovators, including genomics companies, are rarely inexpensive in equity market...

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Rookie Retail ETF Arrives at the Right Time

Good timing is helpful to any new exchange traded fund, but not all have it. An example of a...

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Banks Getting Serious About Boosting Loan Growth

The Invesco KBW Bank ETF (KBWB B) is up an impressive 43.47% year-to-date, one of the better...

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China Script Flipped, but Sound ETF Ideas Still Abound

This year, China’s renewed emphasis on industry-level regulations is weighing on stocks...

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2022 Small-Cap Bullishness Is Here — Check Out This ETF

With the S&P SmallCap 600 Index higher by 6.74% over the past month, it’s not...

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Right Time to Get RTH Retail ETF

The holiday shopping season is here, and this is usually the time of year that many investors...

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Sunny Solar View Could Shine on This ETF

The outlook for global solar PV installations is impressive of this year and 2022, indicating...

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How China's COVID-19 Policy Impacts Stocks

China has a strong stance against the coronavirus. In simple terms, Beijing has a zero-tolerance...

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Midstream Dividend Growth Outlook Is Encouraging

Income is one of the primary reasons that some investors opt for the midstream over other corners...

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Some Tech Stocks Aren't as Expensive as People Think

For all the chatter earlier this year about rising 10-year Treasuries weighing on growth stocks,...

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Solar Industry Steady Despite Subpar Equity Performance

On the heels of President Biden’s victory last November and the Democrats taking a slim...

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Thinking About an EV? Battery Costs Will Go Down

One of the biggest hurdles that automotive manufacturers, including Tesla (TSLA), face on the...

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There's Hidden Strength in This Pharma ETF

Blue-chip pharmaceuticals stocks are turning solid showings this year, but the group is lagging...

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Inside Intertwined Disruptive Technologies

One of the nifty and perhaps overlooked elements of disruptive technologies is that these...

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EM Small-Caps Are Outperforming Large-Cap Rivals

Domestic small-cap equities are handily beating large-cap benchmarks this year, but that...

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Go With GDOC for Exposure to Futuristic Healthcare

Investors looking disruptive and innovative growth concepts often hone in on the communication...

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Long-Term Bulls Selling Bitcoins Isn't Necessarily Bad

Bitcoin, the largest digital currency by market capitalization, is on a torrid pace this year, so...

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Now is a Good Time For Quality Small-Caps

Small-cap stocks are back in style as of late, and the quality factor, well, that never goes out...

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Bullish Sentiment Could Power Equal-Weight ETFs

The S&P 500 peeled back over the past couple of days, but the benchmark domestic equity gauge...

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Investor Equities Enthusiasm Could Lift Nasdaq ETF

The past two days not withstanding, stocks have been on a roll over the past month, and...

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Energy Income Shines Despite Inflation Situation

The October reading of the Consumer Price Index (CPI) published on Wednesday presented investors...

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Get Quality the International Way with IQDG

The quality factor isn’t confined by geography, and for investors looking to add some...

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JUSTification for Mandating ESG Disclosures Escalates

The notion of companies making environmental, social, and governance (ESG) disclosures is a...

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Fintech Has Potential as Financial Education Aid

Financial literacy and education is usually only taught to kids in the confines of their homes,...

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Cyclical Stocks, ETFs Could Be Ready for Big Moves

Growth stocks are showing plenty of signs of life in recent weeks, but value investors...

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Equal-Weight ETF Can Provide Shield in Rough Markets

When investors think of equity-based strategies that are durable when stocks fall, the factor...

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PPH Boosted as Cheap Pharma Stocks Can Offer Dividends

Healthcare stocks are solid but not spectacular performers. For example, the S&P 500 Health...

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With Inflation Ongoing, Make the Commodities Call

Inflation is proving far more persistent than many market observers originally speculated. In...

Emerging Markets Channel

Count on the Rise of International Unicorns With FMQQ

Usually, these firms hail from high-octane sectors and industries, such as technology, consumer...

Emerging Markets Channel

Singles Day Wishes For EM E-Commerce ETF

China’s Singles Day, one of the world’s largest retail events, arrives Thursday....

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With Holiday Travel Beckoning, It is Time for JRNY

The upcoming holiday travel season would appear to be an opportune time to consider an exchange...

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A Great Choice for ESG Rating Evolution

As the landscape of environmental, social, and governance (ESG) funds grows and evolves, more end...

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Applying ESG to Next Generation Innovators

The Nasdaq-100 Index (NDX) is one of the more beloved equity benchmarks among advisors and...

Retirement Income Channel

NUSI Has Inflation-Fighting Potential

Income investors are grappling with plenty of challenges in 2021. As if low interest rates across...

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Super Software Names Could Drive Disruptive Tech ETF

One of the reasons that many investors are drawn to the ARK Innovation ETF (ARKK B+) is that it...

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With Small-Cap Bargains, Consider an Equal-Weight ETF

The S&P SmallCap 600 Index is higher by 6.63% over the past month and is flirting with...

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A Gold ETF With Sustainability

When it debuted seven and a half years ago, the VanEck Merk Gold Trust (OUNZ ) blazed a trail...

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DNL: Greater Dividends, Higher Growth, Attractive Valuations

Investors looking for quality approaches to durable domestic dividend equities could find the...

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Renewable Energy Tax Policy Could Be Fuel for ACES

Government spending plans are front and center on Capitol Hill as the two parties continue...

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Choosy Investors Might Enjoy Equal-Weight ETFs

The vast majority of passive equity-based exchange traded funds are weighted by market...

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Play PBW to Tap Net-Zero Emissions Spending

Investors continue hearing terms like “net-zero” and “carbon transition” floating around, but...

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How Mobile Buying Drives Emerging Markets E-Commerce

Americans love their mobile phones, and the evolution of the smartphone only enhanced that...

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Examine DAPP for Digital Assets Exposure

Whether it’s bitcoin and ethereum or more speculative fare such as meme or joke coins,...

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Electric Vehicle Adoption Trends Look Promising

With an 11.18% weight to Tesla (TSLA) as of Nov. 3, it’s not a stretch to say that the ARK...

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COP26 Brings Potential Benefits for Sustainable ETFs

The United Nations Climate Change Conference, known as COP26, is underway in Glasgow, Scotland,...

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Despite Supply Woes, Semiconductor Sales Soar

One of this year’s most prominent themes in the technology sector is semiconductor...

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For Income, Don't Pass On MLP Pass-Through Potential

Soaring oil prices are helping master limited partnerships (MLPs) and the related exchange traded...

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FMQQ Fantastic Idea for Next Areas of Growth

In the U.S., many investors know about the importance of the consumer. It’s said that...

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Historic Opportunity Available in Biotech Investing

Some market pundits love clarion calls and hyperbole, but there are times when credibly rare...

Emerging Markets Channel

China Caused Commotion, But EM Consumer Thesis Sound

Investors paying attention to emerging markets assets this year, particularly previously beloved...

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Concerned About Slowing Growth? Check Out This ETF

Whether it’s slower earnings growth or a natural retreat from the massive economic growth...

ETF Education Channel

High Rewards and a High Beta With This ETF

Smart investors are always considering risk/reward scenarios. As, in does taking on elevated risk...

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Insights for Properly Valuing Bitcoin

Bitcoin is about 13 years old, and as the digital currency’s prominence grows, so does...

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Try and Take the Long View of Equal-Weight ETFs

Investors often hear about the efficacy of taking long-term approaches. However, there are also...

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MOTE a Combination of ESG, Wide Moats

The VanEck Vectors Morningstar Wide Moat ETF (MOAT B+) is the most venerable name among exchange...

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Looking For Income? Options-Based NUSI Has Potential

In today’s environment of barely-there bond yields, income-starved investors are assessing...

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Shift to Renewables Gains Momentum

Against the backdrop of the United Nations Climate Change Conference, known as COP26, it’s...

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Dividend Growth Advantages Shouldn't Be Ignored

Dividend growth investing is always a solid idea, although there are times that this more...

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Taper Talk Returns But It Doesn't Have to Be 2013 Again

When the U.S. economy appeared to be on fragile ground, the Federal Reserve stepped up to support...

ETF Education Channel

Q3 ETF Inflows Slow, But Still Mighty

Through three quarters of 2021, it’s clear that market participants remain enthusiastic...

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Selectivity Key As Sustainable Fund Universe Grows

The universe of funds sporting the “sustainability” label is growing at a rapid pace. For...

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Extended Inflation Won't Necessarily Hobble Tech ETFs

The famed ARK Innovation ETF (ARKK B+) is dealing with a small year-to-date loss, but investors...

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Inflation Is a Channel for This Sector's ETF

Inflationary pressures are running hot. So is chatter regarding what assets are least and most...

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Exxon Mobil Keeps Dividend Aristocrats Status

For dividend and indexing nerds alike, one of the interesting company-specific issues to ponder...

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Equal Weight is Always Stylish, Often Durable

Investors frequently try to time investment styles and factors, such as growth and value....

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Big Year for Sustainable Bond Issuance

Sustainable investing is making its way to the fixed income landscape in significant fashion, and...

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Domestic Energy Production Just Right for Midstream

Midstream energy equities and exchange traded funds such as theAlerian Energy InfrastructureETF(...

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Mid-Cap Stocks Ready to Shine, and This ETF Looks Bright

Mid-cap equities aren’t in the middle this year. Using the S&P 500, S&PMidCap 400,...

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Facebook News Highlights Appeal of Sustainability

Earlier this month, the Wall Street Journal reported on array of thorny issues and controversies...

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Earnings Season Illuminates QQQ, Nasdaq 100

Third-quarter earnings season is in full swing, and some large- and mega-cap growth companies are...

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Positioning for Income in a Rising Rates Universe

One of the prominent themes that emerged in the third quarter, and one that’s highly...

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Place the Coinbase Call With This Fintech ETF

Crypto exchange operator Coinbase (NASDAQ:COIN) came to market earlier this year in what was one...

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In Emerging Markets, Exclusion Matters

For all the commotion surrounding Chinese growth stocks— and it’s warranted— the broader...

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There Might Be Bumps, But ACES Has Potential

As 2021 is showing, the transition to clean energy and carbon-neutral concepts will encounter...

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Regulatory Report Good BUZZ for Meme Stocks

A couple years ago, the term “meme stock” was rarely acknowledged, and not many investors even...

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MLPs Offer Huge Dividends, Nice Value

The ALPS Alerian MLP ETF (AMLP A-), the largest exchange traded fund focusing on master limited...

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Amid Greenwashing Discussion, GSFP Is What It Is

Environmental, social, and governance (ESG) investing is growing in exponential fashion, and any...

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The ETF Tax Proposal Is Flawed

Of the myriad tax proposals floating around on Capitol Hill these days, there’s one...

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Retirees Might Want to Give Utilities Another Glance

The utilities sector isn’t setting the world on fire this year. For example, the Utilities...

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ARKX Might Benefit from Race to Space Investing

Billionaires, such as Jeff Bezos, Richard Branson, and Elon Musk, are racing to get space....

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There Are Equal-Weight Boons With Small-Caps, Too

When investors think of equal-weight exchange traded funds, they typically think of large-cap...

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Some Tempting Values to Be Had Among Pipeline Operators

Energy is the best-performing sector in the S&P 500 this year, and that’s a trend...

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The Salve for Non-Committed Energy Exposure

The energy sector is the best-performing group in the S&P 500 this year. It’s also...

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Weigh EUDG for Premier European Dividends

Global dividends are rebounding at a remarkable pace this year, and Europe is participating in...

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The Intersection Between ESG and Tech Helps These ETFs

Some critics of environmental, social, and governance (ESG) investing assert that many funds...

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New ETF Taps the Blockchain Revolution

The blockchain is the foundation on which much of the digital assets universe is built, and a...

Retirement Income Channel

Riskier Muni Bonds, Funds Panning Out for Investors

Low bond yields on Treasuries and other safe fixed income assets, including investment-grade...

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Fintech Has Increasing NFT Credibility

As is the case with cryptocurrency, non-fungible tokens (NFTs) are a young, emerging asset class....

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Getting Cyclical and Buying the Dip With SDOG

Recently, there’s been chatter about erosion in the cyclical value trade and the...

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Why Bitcoin Futures Fit Well in This Commodities ETF

In one of the exchange traded funds industry’s most widely anticipated events in recent...

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An Efficient Cybersecurity Equities Access Point

Cybersecurity investing is back in the spotlight in significant fashion, reminding investors that...

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Equal-Weight Diversification Isn't Merely a Buzz Phrase

Investors doing enough research about equal-weight exchange traded funds, including the Invesco...

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How to Discover Real Value in Corporate Bonds

Yields on corporate bonds, both investment-grade and junk, are low. So are default rates, and...

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Here's What to Focus On With Dividends

Broadly speaking, 2021 is proving far more kind to equity income investors than it is to those...

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Position for Biotech Resurgence With Quality Names

Broadly speaking, 2021 hasn’t been kind to biotechnology stocks and exchange traded funds,...

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Access ARKW for Developing Digital Advertising Trends

Owing to the streaming entertainment boom, the rising popularity of podcasts, and social...

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At Last! What the Bitcoin ETF Launch Means for Advisors

If you’re an ETF fan, you’ve probably been watching the race to the first bitcoin ETF with...

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Go With GLIN for India's Bright Prospects

Indian equities are among the best emerging markets performers this year. While the MSCI India...

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Play This Real Estate ETF to Beat Private Equity

As an asset class, private equity is alluring to an array of investors, and one of the private...

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There are Surprising Benefits to Equal Weight RSP

Among the obvious benefits offered by broad market equal weight exchange traded funds such as the...

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This Established ETF Could Hold Bitcoin Futures

Last Friday, news emerged that the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) may finally approve a...

Future ETFs Channel

Play This ETF as Emerging Markets Seek to Decarbonize

In the global conversation about climate awareness, decarbonization efforts, and the adoption of...

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Space Investing Setting Record Pace This Year

Good timing is undeniably beneficial to new exchange traded funds regardless of underlying...

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Deep Value Has Additional Upside Drivers

It’s been a good year for value stocks and an even better year for their deep value...

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Evaluate EQAL for Another Equal Weight Strategy

The Russell 1000 is one of the most widely observed domestic equity gauges. To be precise, the...

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Bright Horizon for Cybersecurity ETFs

Cybersecurity is in the spotlight, and that could be a plus for stocks and exchange traded funds,...

Beyond Basic Beta Channel

ANGL Has Aura of Consistency

Fixed income investors looking for consistency might not think of high-yield corporate debt right...

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Six Figures for Bitcoin Could Make DAPP Dapper

Bitcoin prices are on a torrid pace as of late, putting the largest cryptocurrency on pace to...

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Go With GTR for Superior Spin on Target Range Investing

A variety of exchange traded funds use options strategies paired with equity exposure to offer...

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BFOR Adds a Little Cyclical Exposure

Perhaps at just the right time, the Barron’s 400 ETF (BFOR B-) is getting a bit more cyclical...

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Green Building ETF Could Have Friends in High Places

When it comes to environmental, social, and governance (ESG) investments, it can be beneficial...

Dividend Channel

Dividends Are Going to Be Vital Going Forward

As seasoned equity income investors know, dividends are vital drivers of long-term returns. By...

Future ETFs Channel

Don't Worry About the Tech/Treasury Yield Relationship

Market participants frequently evaluate relationships between interest rates and other assets....

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Rising Rates Don't Have to Ding Disruptive Tech

With 10-year Treasury yields trending higher in recent weeks, investors are pondering what that...

Beyond Basic Beta Channel

Understanding the Buzz Around the BUZZ ETF

The term “meme stock” was used prior to 2020. Now, it’s commonplace and an increasingly...

ETF Building Blocks Channel

ACES Could Fly Thanks to These Holdings

Renewable energy stocks and the related exchange traded funds are sagging this year, but analysts...

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NTSX: Heading to Where the Efficiencies Are

Some exchange traded funds purport to deliver efficient core exposures, but that’s a...

Energy Infrastructure Channel

Energy Infrastructure ETF's Yields Come With Quality

TheAlerian Energy InfrastructureETF(ENFR ) is up 40% year-to-date, and it yields an eye-catching...

Future ETFs Channel

Global Carbon Grapple Could Be Golden for GSFP

Companies and governments around the world are racing to reduce carbon emissions and meet various...

ETF Education Channel

Enter the Crypto Ecosystem Through Equities

There isn’t a Bitcoin exchange traded fund in the U.S.— or any ETF directly tied to any...

Dividend Channel

Hunting for Asia Dividends? ADIV Has the Goods

Asia is one of the top regions outside the U.S. for equity income and dividend growth, but...

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Despite Failed Five9 Deal, Zoom's Future Still Bright

Once-hot Zoom Communications (ZM) is off 24.39% year-to-date with a fair amount of that weakness...

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Consider Equal Weight for Equity Diversification

In addition to low costs and robust liquidity, one of the primary reasons that investors flock to...

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Cybercrime Has Huge Implications, CIBR Has the Goods

Amid a recent spate of cyberattacks on the federal government and companies, it’s not...

Beyond Basic Beta Channel

Wide Moat Stocks Offer Value and Inflation Protection

The VanEck Vectors Morningstar Wide Moat ETF (MOAT B+) is an example of an exchange traded fund...

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Investors Don't Have to Surrender Quality for Dividends

Conventional dividend wisdom holds that some companies with high yields are financially burdened...

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Use Managed Futures ETF to Tap Hedge Fund Strategies

Retail investors have long been interested in hedge funds and the strategies those vehicles use...

Retirement Income Channel

NUSI For Seeking Yield and Downside Protection

With yields on conservative fixed income assets low and credit spreads depressed, some income...

ETF Education Channel

Water Investing: An Enthralling Long-Term Trajectory

Drought conditions across the western US serve as reminders that climate change is having a...

Future ETFs Channel

Tech Stocks Aren't Cheap, but This ETF Is Still Stylish

Technology stocks are rarely inexpensive. That’s simply the price of admission for...

Retirement Income Channel

Retirees Need Help Planning for Long-Term Care

These days, retirees and those getting close to retirement have a lot on their plates. Soaring...

Disruptive Technology Channel

Coinbase Crypto Paycheck Idea Could Charge ARKF

Newly public Coinbase (COIN), the largest regulated cryptocurrency exchange operator, already...

ETF Building Blocks Channel

Banks Bullish on Airline Stocks, Jump in With JRNY

As the 2020 coronavirus bear market reminds investors, airline equities can be vexing...

Beyond Basic Beta Channel

REMX in Right Place, Right Time as Rare Earths Shine

Rare earths are indeed strategic. In fact, these materials are routinely mentioned in the same...

Portfolio Strategies Channel

Discover Equal Weight Benefits With RSP

In a fund universe dominated by products that are weighted by market capitalization, investors...

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Implications for CIBR as Politicians Mull Cybersecurity

This month is Cybersecurity Awareness Month, an occasion sure to bring exchange traded funds such...

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Depend on DES as Small-Cap Value Comes to Focus

Small-cap and value stocks enjoyed plenty of good times in the first quarter of 2021, but since...

Future ETFs Channel

New Tech ETF Has Favorable Sector Setup

At less than a month old, the Goldman Sachs Future Tech Leaders Equity ETF (GTEK B) is indeed...

ETF Education Channel

Sun May Shine Again on These Solar Stocks

With Democrats controlling both houses of Congress and the White House, conventional wisdom held...

Dividend Channel

Ask How Dividends Are Growing

For equity income investors, the headlines are positive this year as S&P 500 dividend growth...

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Growing Israeli Equity Market Shows IZRL Intrigue

The Israeli equity market