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ETF News And Commentary: Archive

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U.K. ETFs in Focus as GDP Growth Slows

ONS downgrades UK GDP growth on weak consumer spending and business investment.

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ETFs in Focus After Utilities Report Q4 Results

Utility focused ETFs in the limelight after three industry majors report results.

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ETFs in Focus on Singapore's Budget Release

Singapore's finance minister Heng Swee Keat delivers 2018 budget; GST to go up to to 9% sometime between 2021 and 2025.

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Sanghamitra Saha

Is Pain in Store for Gold Mining ETFs on Muted Earnings?

Key gold miners came up with not-so-enthusiastic earnings reports for the fourth quarter. How did ETFs behave?

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Sanghamitra Saha

These Tech ETFs Dispel Rate Hike Fears, Hit 52-Week High

Three tech ETF areas were unaffected by rising rate hike fears.

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Sweta Killa

First Trust Launches Another Robotics ETF

Inside the new Nasdaq Artificial Intelligence and Robotics ETF.

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Sweta Killa

5 Overlooked Smart Beta Dividend ETFs Worth Buying Now

While the dividend space has been crowded, we have highlighted five smart beta dividend ETFs for investors seeking good yields as well as returns in a rocky market.

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Sweta Killa

Alternative Energy ETFs to Gain From First Solar Q4 Results

ETFs having larger allocations to this solar giant have been in focus and could make great plays over the coming days.

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Sweta Killa

Total Portfolio ETF (DIVY) Hits New 52-Week High

This total portfolio ETF hits a new 52-week high. Are more gains in store for this ETF?

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Eurozone PMI Misses Forecasts: ETFs in Focus

February Eurozone PMI declines, economic momentum still expected to continue.

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Zacks Equity Research

Cybersecurity ETF (HACK) Hits New 52-Week High

HACK focuses on providing exposure to the global cybersecurity space.

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Zacks Equity Research

Mortgage REIT ETFs Head to Head: REM vs. MORT

Head-to-head comparison of two Mortgage REIT ETFs, REM and MORT.

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Sanghamitra Saha

No Trump Bump for 'Bump Stocks': Time to Invest in ESG ETFs?

Trump proposes a ban on bump stocks. Is it time to buy socially-responsible ETFs?

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Neena Mishra

Can Aerospace & Defense ETFs Keep Soaring?

We remain positive on aerospace & defense ETFs due to boost in military spending in Trump???s budget proposal and rising geopolitical risks

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Sanghamitra Saha

5 ETFs to Bet on Post Fed Minutes

These five ETFs might gain if the Fed's policy tightening speeds up.

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Sweta Killa

Solid Q4 Earnings Drive Insurance ETFs Outlook

Although insurance ETFs have witnessed terrible trading over the past month due to global market rout, robust Q4 results reinvigorated confidence in the space.

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Sweta Killa

Financial ETFs & Stocks to Buy Post Fed Minutes

The hawkish signals in the Fed minutes pushed Treasury yields higher, and are expected to benefit the financial sector.

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Zacks Equity Research

What Lies Ahead for Materials ETFs?

China threatens to retaliate if the United States moves ahead with tariffs on metal imports.

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Sanghamitra Saha

Will EM & Asia Outperform U.S. ETFs in the Year of Dog?

Emerging market and Asian ETFs are steady this year despite the occasional selloff.

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Sanghamitra Saha

Follow Vanguard Investment Styles With These ETFs

Vanguard's investment styles put these ETFs in focus.

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Sweta Killa

7 Ways to Play Rising Yields With Inverse Treasury ETFs

For ETF investors who are bearish on Treasuries for the near term, these products could make an interesting choice.

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Sweta Killa

Wal-Mart's Dismal Q4 Results Drag Consumer Staples ETFs Down

Wal-Mart's nine-quarter long positive earnings surprise streak came to an end as it recorded slower growth in online sale.

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Sanghamitra Saha

Bond Bear ETN (DLBS) Hits New 52-Week High

This inverse bond ETN hits a new 52-week high. Are more gains in store?

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Sanghamitra Saha

4 Reasons Why You Should Look at Japan ETFs Now

Though Japanese inflation is yet to pick up meaningfully, an uptick in domestic demand should translate into higher growth ahead. So, Japan ETFs appear to be good bets now.

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Will Latest Bank Fraud Impact India ETFs?

The future of India's banking sector is in the red, as another fraud hurts the markets.

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