ETFs and Mutual Funds

ETF investing

Will the Greek ETF Lose Its ETF Status?

There is a big lesson here for Global X FTSE Greece 20 ETF (NYSEMKT: GREK) investors during the looming Greek default and likely exit from the euro. The end game for ...
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CAR T-Cell Stocks a Better Way to Leverage Biotech Than New 3x ETFs

If you missed the biotech run and want to try to catch the train this late in the game, it would be wise not to use the new Proshares leveraged ...
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Triple Leverage ETFs Launched in Biotech

There is a new way to trade biotech out there now. For active traders and investors looking for juiced up returns in the hot biotech sector, ProShares has launched two ...
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Top Closed-End Municipal Bond Funds Trading at Big Discounts to NAV

24/7 Wall St. has been viewing closed-end bond funds trading at big discounts to the net asset value (NAV). These closed-end funds (CEFs) are very different from traditional mutual funds, ...
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Many Closed-End Bond Funds With Massive Discounts to NAV vs ETFs

Most investors who have been in the markets for more than the past decade knew about mutual funds long before they knew much about exchange traded funds (ETFs). While most ...
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Odds of United Kingdom Losing AAA Rating Just Went Up

The odds of a U.K. downgrade just increased. Standard & Poor's has changed its outlook for the credit ratings of the country. A release was issued mid-Friday that S&P has ...
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Warren Buffett

5 Stocks That Warren Buffett Should Sell — or Add to the Stake

Being Warren Buffett may come with one of the best job titles in the business world. It also comes with the most responsibility, and the investment community and public gets ...
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Huge Zacks Multi-Asset Index Rebalance Means Massive Buying for 5 Stocks

On the close next Tuesday, the Zacks Multi-Asset Income Index is set for a rebalance. What this means is the index will be changed to reflect reweighting allocations across the ...
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NYSE Gives Bitcoin a Serious Leg to Stand On

As the market continues to reach new highs, investors are looking for more areas to invest in, grow or diversify. A new index will to some extent break the fourth wall in terms ...
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4 Stocks to Buy for the Coming Interest Rates Increases

It’s the old adage when it comes to the discussion on interest rates. It’s not a matter of if, but when. There may be a major difference this time. In ...
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Major Portfolio Changes for Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway

Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) have released the official equity holdings of Berkshire Hathaway as of March 31, 2015. For years now, 24/7 Wall St. has released ...
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Key Dalio and Bridgewater Position Changes: Alcoa, Apple, CenturyLink, Cisco, Gilead, Emerging Markets

Bridgewater Associates is one of the most widely followed and most renowned hedge funds in the world. After all, it is also one of the financial giants, and it is ...
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Tax

Why Municipal Bond Funds Are Still Solid for High Tax Bracket Investors

The Merrill Lynch RIC Report always has some interesting figures and observations along with its monthly outlook. For investors, it also comes with many near-term and long-term assumptions for its ...
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4 ETFs to Buy to Protect Against Huge Market Losses

It has now been six years since the depths of the Great Recession and the ensuing stock market sell-off. The S&P 500 is up over 200% in that period, and ...
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Why a Key Short Seller Is Pounding Harley-Davidson

Through time, millions of people have owned motorcycles. With Harley-Davidson Inc. (NYSE: HOG) being the top motorcycle company out there, you might wonder why a short seller is so aggressive ...
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