ETFs and Mutual Funds

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Despite Outflows, Hedge Funds Reached Record $2.97 Trillion in Assets in Q3

If you have tracked the news flows about various forms of asset management and investing tools over the years, you have seen a wild swing over the past couple of ...
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Is the Upcoming Merrill Lynch Robo-Advisor for You?

If you have been an investor for years and years, you might not be too thrilled about letting a bunch of machines manage your money for you. If you are ...
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ProShares Launches New Crude Oil ETF, Without Need for K-1 Forms

They say that there is an exchange traded fund strategy for just about every market and index that you can imagine. Now the ProShares ETF group has launched the ProShares ...
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Brown Bear

Meet One of the Biggest Bears Against Deutsche Bank

Deutsche Bank A.G. (NYSE: DB) is in the midst of a crisis right now. This German bank is facing capital concerns, and it does not seem like there will be ...
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How ETFs Covering Japan Reacted to Bank of Japan, and How They Are Anticipating FOMC

For better or worse, quantitative easing is going to remain a part of our lives for longer. 24/7 Wall St. already has covered the Bank of Japan's continued efforts in ...
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Warren Buffett’s Highest Dividend Yields Outpacing Dow and Other Yields

Investors love chasing the holdings of the top investment gurus, and that certainly applies to Warren Buffett. After Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) recently released its top equity holdings, 24/7 ...
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Major Changes Seen in Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway Stocks: Apple, Wal-Mart, Phillips 66, Deere and More

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) has released its public equity holdings as of June 30, 2016. What makes this so interesting for Warren Buffett fans, outside of Buffett being one ...
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Why 7 Straight Weeks With Higher Oil Rig Count Matters So Much

Baker Hughes Inc. (NYSE: BHI) released its weekly rig count, and despite oil not being over $50 a barrel, the count of rigs was still higher. What this means is ...
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Turkey: When a Coup Doesn’t Destroy a Market

When told of a failed coup and a round of thousands of arrests of military, government and civilian people, most investors might just assume that the local stock market would be crushed. ...
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New Stock Market Highs Fighting Many More Outside Pressures Than Usual: Time to Panic?

Investors often wonder what to think when the stock market hits new all-time highs. Do they sell or do they chase the market higher? The bull market of the past ...
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Gold ETFs Now Outweigh Almost Every Central Bank in Gold Holdings — More Than China!

Is there really gold in them thar hills? If those hills are exchange traded funds (ETFs), then the answer is a resounding yes. 24/7 Wall St. has tracked the gold ...
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The 5 Best Performing Warren Buffett Stocks of 2016 — With IBM and Wal-Mart?

Warren Buffett is currently among the world's most closely followed investment gurus. As he was the world's richest man on paper, it seems pretty certain he must know a few things ...
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Warren Buffett’s Worst Performing Stocks of 2016

Warren Buffett is generally considered to be the best investor of modern times. After all, becoming the world’s richest man on paper lends itself to credibility and it probably means ...
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Euro and PIIGS ETFs Crushed on Brexit Outcome, Down 10 Percent Or More

With the Brexit Vote only adding that much more uncertainty, the reality is setting in that this could spell long-term trouble for the European Union. Britain never did share its ...
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Janus Debuts 2 New Health-Related ETFs

Janus Capital launched a couple new exchange traded funds (ETFs) in Thursday’s trading session that address investors' desire to invest in health-related stocks. Now these are not the health care ...
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