3 Ways To Invest In Stocks (Even When The Ride Is Coming To An End)

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3. Value ETFs/Dividend Aristocrat ETFs. It’s not that value stocks and dividend aristocrat stocks represent bona fide bargains; rather, they are relative bargains to the growth stock bonanza that has characterized this decade.

If you’re like me, and you think that the Fed will not be able to override the business cycle altogether, then you might appreciate the SPDR S&P Dividend ETF (SDY) for tracking the total return performance of the S&P High Yield Dividend Aristocrats Index. (The “aristocrats” in this index have a 20-year track record of consecutive dividend increases.)

From a technical perspective, the SDY:Nasdaq 100 (QQQ) price ratio is showing a “bottoming process” for SDY. Going forward, SDY is likely to outperform.

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ETF Expert is a web log (”blog”) that makes the world of ETFs easier to understand. Gary Gordon, MS, CFP is the president of Pacific Park Financial, Inc., a Registered Investment Adviser ...

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