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ETF Investing by John Spence
As coronavirus splits the market into haves and have-nots, it makes strange bedfellows
2:15 PM ET, 5/15/2020
Inflows into the largest and most liquid ETFs representing two very different asset classes shows how investors currently prefer to stick with what’s already proven itself. Full Story
A low-volatility straggler gets an upgrade as defensive sectors look more attractive
8:25 AM ET, 5/6/2020
The defensive weighting of the Invesco S&P 500 Low Volatility ETF makes it a winner, CFRA says. Full Story
What is a ‘non-transparent’ ETF, and why would anyone want to own one?
8:56 AM ET, 1/31/2020
A new wave of exchange-traded funds that mask their investing strategies will start to become more widely available thanks to recent SEC approvals. Full Story
Press Releases
5:01 PM ET, 8/10/2020
Global Dividend Growth Split Corp. Announces Extension of Term
4:49 PM ET, 8/10/2020
First Trust Introduces a Laddered Portfolio of Buffer ETFs
4:47 PM ET, 8/10/2020
 First Trust Specialty Finance and Financial Opportunities Fund Decreases its Quarterly Distribution to $0.0825 Per Share
Why stocks are likely heading higher
The Dow Jones Industrial Average was down 4% for the year through Aug. 31. It turns out that there have been 12 other years in which the Dow had fallen about that much -- 3% to 5%, say -- by the end of August. What happened through the end of those years? Full Story
Silver ETF rallies to close near record high 
Silver ETF rallies to close near record high 
How to invest in three hot emerging-market sectors 
Dollar-bullish ETF approaches 'death cross' 
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