Tag: etf

Geopolitics, Valuations, Trump – Making Sense of Global Stocks

Has a mix of geopolitical tensions, U.S. stock valuation concerns, and an uncertain path for President Trump’s economic agenda created anxiety?  Nate & Jason offer historical perspective and discuss how you can potentially stack the investment odds in your favor.  Jeremy Schwartz, Director of Research at WisdomTree, goes in-depth on global stock valuations and highlights […]

WisdomTree’s Jeremy Schwartz Discusses Global Stock Valuations, International ETFs

Jeremy Schwartz, Director of Research at WisdomTree, goes in-depth on global stock valuations and highlights several emerging market and developed international WisdomTree ETFs.

The Mother of All Trends

Bloomberg ETF Analyst Eric Balchunas has called the shift to low-cost investments the “mother of all trends” in investing.  Nate & Conor offer perspective and explain why this trend has helped fuel the growth of ETFs, which recently surpassed $3 trillion in assets.  Phil Bak, CEO of Exponential ETFs, spotlights the Brand Value ETF (BVAL) […]

Exponential ETFs CEO Phil Bak Spotlights Brand Value ETF (BVAL)

Phil Bak, CEO of Exponential ETFs, spotlights the Brand Value ETF (BVAL), which seeks to invest in companies whose brands appear undervalued by the market.  Phil also discusses the competitive ETF landscape and offers his thoughts on current U.S. stock valuations.

Cathie Wood Highlights ARK ETFs, Discusses Disruptive Technologies

Cathie Wood, Founder & CEO of ARK Invest, spotlights the ARK Innovation ETF (ARKK) and the ARK Web x.0 ETF (ARKW), two of the top performing non-leveraged ETFs so far in 2017.  Cathie also explains the rationale for owning disruptive technologies/companies in a portfolio and offers her perspective on Bitcoin, Amazon, and Tesla.

Disruptive Innovation

Bond ETFs recently turned fifteen years old.  Nate & Conor explain how, while bonds may not be the most exciting aspect of your portfolio, ETFs have completely disrupted the status quo of investing in them.  Cathie Wood, Founder & CEO of ARK Invest, spotlights the ARK Innovation ETF (ARKK) and the ARK Web x.0 ETF […]

3 Ways ETFs Have Revolutionized The Bond Market

The following was authored by Matthew Tucker, Head of iShares Americas Fixed Income Strategy. Fifteen years ago this week the first bond exchange-traded funds (ETFs) debuted, changing the way investors can access fixed income markets. At first, only four iShares bond ETFs were available, with just a small amount of assets and access limited to Treasuries […]

Can the Color Red Alter Your Investment Behavior?

A recent Wall Street Journal article highlighted research showing that the color red can actually alter your investment outlook.  Nate & Conor explain how this is yet another example of ingrained behaviors and biases potentially impacting your investment returns.  Greg King, Founder & CEO of Rex Shares, spotlights one of the top performing ETFs year-to-date, […]

RexShares CEO Greg King Explains Inverse VIX ETF, Discusses ETF Education

Greg King, Founder & CEO of Rex Shares, spotlights one of the top performing ETFs year-to-date, the Rex VolMaxx Short VIX Weekly Futures Strategy ETF (VMIN), and discusses the need for education around VIX-related ETFs.

GraniteShares Founder Will Rhind Spotlights New, Low Cost Commodity ETFs

Will Rhind, Founder & CEO of GraniteShares, spotlights two recently launched commodity ETFs, including the lowest cost, broad-based commodity ETF on the market.