First Trust Financials AlphaDEX Fund Blog | Talkmarkets | Page 1
No data available
No data available
Latest Posts
1 to 8 of 8 Posts
Searching For Interesting Unsung ETFs
Article By: Marc Gerstein Sunday, October 27, 2019 2:01 PM EST
If you’re into ETFs, you obviously know about the standard options like SPY and IWM. But what about the world of non-generic ETFs? Let's take a closer look...
In this article: JPUS, QDEF, FXO, DHS
Read
Fed Reverses QE: Financial ETFs & Stocks To Buy
Article By: Sweta Killa Thursday, September 21, 2017 1:44 PM EST
As expected, the Fed kept the short-term interest rates steady at 1-1.25% in its two-day FOMC meeting concluded yesterday and laid out the timing of reverse quantitative easing (QE), starting next month.
In this article: XLF, VFH, IYG, FXO, AER, HSBC, FBP, EVR Also: BRK-B, JPM, BAC, WFC
Read
Healthcare And Financial: 2 ETFs To Watch On Outsized Volume
Article By: Sweta Killa Monday, October 17, 2016 12:20 PM EST
U.S. stocks rose modestly driven by better earnings reports from three big U.S. banks.
In this article: IHF, FXO Also: SPY, DIA, QQQ
Read
Recession-Testing Your Portfolio
Article By: Brad Zigler Monday, October 5, 2015 4:08 PM EST
There is correlation between economic phases and sector performance. Which funds will best ride the wave?
In this article: FXD, FXO, IYC, IYK, PUI, RHS, RWW, RYU, SPY, XLP
Read
Guide To The 7 Most Popular Financial ETFs
Article By: Zacks Investment Research Wednesday, September 16, 2015 7:24 AM EST
Investors should note that the sector gained momentum despite the challenging interest rate backdrop. Since the Fed is likely to hike rates sometime this year, this corner of the market should soar on improving interest rate margins.
In this article: FXO, IYF, IYG, KBE, KRE, VFH, XLF Also: BAC, JPM, WFC, SPY
Read
The Insurance Industry Is A Sweet Spot For Investors Now
Article By: Joseph Shaefer Tuesday, July 21, 2015 11:44 PM EST
Every now and then, the insurance industry is at the sweet spot of claims, premiums and interest rates. I believe we are at one of those times. I normally go for big and efficient — but this time around I’m thinking differently.
In this article: BRK-A, KIE, KBWP, FXO Also: GE, GS, BRK-B, ACE, CB
Read
Financials Sector
Article By: David Trainer Tuesday, September 2, 2014 11:22 AM EST
The Financials sector ranks ninth out of the ten sectors as detailed in my Sector Rankings for ETFs and Mutual Funds report. It gets my Dangerous rating, which is based on aggregation of ratings of 46 ETFs and 232 mutual funds in the Financials sector as of July 15, 2014.
In this article: FNIO, KBWY, URE, ROOF, DAREX, FSPCX, FSVLX, FXO, IAK, IYG, KIE, PSR, REM
Read
Investors Seek Catalyst For Bullish Breakout Amongst Earnings Reports
Article By: Sabrient Systems Tuesday, January 21, 2014 11:46 AM EST
Stocks continue to trade in a sideways technical consolidation just below their highs. With the start of earnings season underway, investors appear to be looking for a catalyst for some renewed buying that can launch a bullish breakout.
In this article: ADS, BLK, GM, GENT, JAZZ, FCNCA, SYNT, FXO, IDU, IYC, IYF, IYZ, SPY, VXX
Read
1 to 8 of 8 Posts