David Dierking is a writer focusing primarily on ETFs, dividend income strategies and retirement planning.

He is a current contributor for Seeking Alpha. In the past, he has contributed to Motley Fool, ETF Trends and Investopedia. He was also included in the panel for ... more


High Yield Spreads Surpass 2011 And 2016 Peak Levels
High yield spreads haven't reached financial crisis levels yet, but they're headed in that direction.
2 Things You Should Do Right Now If You're Panicked By This Market
If this market is making you miserable and causing you to lose sleep at night, do these two things right away.
Sector Buy/Sell Signals – Week Of November 18th
Equities in the U.S. and around the world are flashing buy signals but fixed income and precious metals are looking very weak.
ETF Trade Ideas For The Week Ahead: The Rally In Semiconductors & Biotechs Probably Isn't Done
Cyclical sectors have rallied hard since the beginning of October but I don't it's done yet. I expect stocks to continue drifting up through the end of 2019 before pulling back in the start of 2020.
The Latest Q4 GDPNowcast Is Out And It Looks Miserable
At 1.5% less than three weeks ago, the Q4 GDP estimate has plunged all the way to 0.3% based on recent economic data.
Sector Buy/Sell Signals – Week Of October 28th
Market momentum is beginning to shift away from U.S. equities and towards international equities. Emerging markets, in particular, are looking attractive as the falling dollar has fueled gains.


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SPHD PowerShares S&P 500 High Div Portfolio



Latest Posts
This Week’s ETF Launches: The Dow 30 And Russell 1000 Get Alternative Weighting Strategies
Lately, fund providers have been launching new products that use alternative methods of weighting their portfolios. Two new ETFs debut this week that do just that.
Dividend Raises & Cuts - 2/7/16
Companies that announced dividend raises and cuts on 2/7/16.
A Potential Buy Signal For Cybersecurity ETFs
Following Check Point Software's earnings and revenue beat, it could be time to pick up cybersecurity stock and ETF shares.

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