Smart Beta ETFs: The Case Of Bond Funds

By Charles Bucket: Smart beta ETFs focusing on equities are popular these days – that is a fact. Smart beta ETFs are equity indices and are based on factor investing. They simply use factors like momentum, value, low-risk, volatility, etc. to choose the correct stocks...
SEC Denies Bitcoin ETF

SEC Denies Bitcoin ETF

Is this the start of a major decline in Bitcoin? We have just received word that suggests this may be the case. Dashing years of hopes, the SEC has rejected the Winklevoss Bitcoin ETF (Pending:COIN). Near $1,300 ahead of the announcement, the price of bitcoin has...
Should You Buy Exposure To French Stocks?

Should You Buy Exposure To French Stocks?

This is the another in a series of articles that makes a fundamental macroeconomic sectoral flow analysis of the economies of key countries across the globe. Quad 7 Capital is in agreement that French stocks are a buy if Marine Le Penn wins her election. The purpose...
Top Dividend Funds ETFs This Year

Top Dividend Funds ETFs This Year

Investors should be constantly searching for a better deal. Brokerages are aware of the importance of costs, and several firms are dropping their online trading charges. Charles Schwab (NYSE:SCHW) already went from $8.95 to $6.95 and then to $4.95. Fidelity may have...

This Specific REIT Fund Is A Buy

This Specific REIT Fund Is A Buy VNQ dominates US real estate ETFs. The ETF has massive assets and with an expense ratio of 0.12%, is extremely cheap to hold. VNQ trades huge volumes every day with penny-wide spreads. As with peer REIT ETFs, distributions from the...

3 Reasons To Buy Eurozone ETFs Now

3 Reasons To Buy Eurozone ETFs Now European stocks are rallying this year as the economy is gaining strength and earnings have rebounded. In 2016, Eurozone’s GDP rose at a faster pace than the US, for the first time since 2008. Other important economic...