ETFs and Mutual Funds

Here is a review and preview of how the model for Dow Jones industrial average could point to a baseline expectation of more than 7% gains in 2020.
Jon C. Ogg
In an effort to mitigate this risk and concern about picking the winners or the losers with each company that comes public, exchange-traded funds are available that offer a sampling and exposure to...
Chris Lange
On a company by company basis, investing in biotechs is somewhat tricky. However, there is an investment strategy that makes it much easier.
Chris Lange
Picking a single social media stock like Facebook or Twitter can be profitable, but with that comes a lack of diversity the average investor might need.
Chris Lange
Wells Fargo has made some mixed calls on the traditional asset management sector to kick off 2020. Downgrades outnumbered upgrades.
Jon C. Ogg
Investors can use a number of exchange-traded funds to invest in the volatile semiconductor industry.
Chris Lange
Many investors are focused on getting the jump on the cannabis industry, but they aren’t alone. With this increased speculation, there is added risk that has to be considered.
Chris Lange
Eating a nutritious and well-balanced diet, exercising regularly and abstaining from bad habits like smoking greatly increase one’s odds of living a long and healthy life. With these trends gaining...
Chris Lange
Although the hype for the blockchain has subsided recently, the potential for the technology is touted as being nearly unlimited. In the course of choosing where to invest for this theme...
Chris Lange
The theme of environmental, social and governance (ESG) is a one that likely will not go away anytime soon. Now two more ETFs are launching to track the theme.
Jon C. Ogg
One area of the financial markets that has grown like wildfire in the past two decades is the rise of exchange-traded funds. Merrill Lynch expects the market for ETFs and related products to rise to...
Jon C. Ogg
Most strategists on Wall Street are calling for upside in the S&P 500 in 2020, just not as strong as what has been seen in 2019. Now Canaccord Genuity has raised its target.
Jon C. Ogg
By late morning on Monday, gold was down under $1,450 to its lowest level since August. The good news for gold bugs is that the selling looked swift and temporary.
Jon C. Ogg
Airline traffic and passenger demand are used by some investors and economists as a measurement of underlying economic strength. After all, if people and things aren't being flown around, how strong...
Jon C. Ogg
If bank earnings are not a good enough story on a strong day, imagine the reaction to news reports that Warren Buffett wants to buy or increase a stake in a company.
Jon C. Ogg