Exchange-Traded Funds (ETFs)

Tim Begany
May 20, 2015
Every Time A Stock Splits, This Fund Wins

Early results suggest that this fund's unique strategy -- owning stocks that recently split -- could lead to outperforming the market. Details here.

David Sterman
April 13, 2015
As The Dollar Rises, Look To These Small-Cap ETFs

A strong dollar could hurt companies with major international exposure. Look to this group of exchange-traded funds offering exposure to U.S.-focused small-cap companies.

Tim Begany
April 09, 2015
The Easiest Way To Profit From Insider Buying

    It's one of the best indicators of market-trouncing returns, but keeping up with insider action is impractical for most investors. Here's how to benefit from their knowledge without giving up your time.

Joseph Hogue
March 19, 2015
It's Time To Buy The Market's Most-Hated ETF

Investor confidence in this sector is at all-time lows and the exchange-traded fund that represents it is heavily shorted. This spells opportunity for contrarians.

Tim Begany
March 17, 2015
Buck The Crowd With These Gold ETFs

Gold prices have slumped, but several catalysts can support sharply higher prices for the yellow metal this year. Details here.

Tim Begany
February 24, 2015
A Simple Way To Invest In The World's Least Volatile Stocks

Volatility can be a nightmare for your portfolio. Get broad, sensible exposure to U.S. and foreign stocks, while cutting down substantially on price fluctuation

Tim Begany
February 10, 2015
Hedge Your European Exposure With This Savvy ETF

For U.S. investors, the soaring dollar is sure to drag down returns from European investments, making this currency-hedged exchange-traded fund a no-brainer play on the region. Details here...

David Sterman
January 23, 2015
2015 Dividend Playbook: The Only Dividend Funds To Own

  For our final examination in the series, I take a look at exchange-traded funds offering a comprehensive and low-cost approach to income investing.

David Sterman
January 02, 2015
It's Time To Ditch Mutual Funds Once And For All

If you haven't yet embraced exchanged-traded funds in lieu of mutual funds, make a resolution to do so in 2015. Here's why.

Tim Begany
December 11, 2014
The Dynamic Bond Fund That Routinely Trounces Its Peers

Investors are stretching for yield, but taking on too much risk. Here’s a safer alternative with a 3% yield.