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PowerShares’ Jason Bloom on the Role of Commodities

The role of commodities in a portfolio is the subject of intense debate among investors.  Jason Bloom, Global Market Strategist at PowerShares, offers his perspective on the value of owning commodities and highlights two broad-based commodity ETFs.

PowerShares’ Jason Bloom on the Role of Commodities

The role of commodities in a portfolio is the subject of intense debate among investors.  Jason Bloom, Global Market Strategist at PowerShares, offers his perspective on the value of owning commodities and highlights two broad-based commodity ETFs.  Nate & Conor also preview the upcoming guest lineup on the show and explain some interesting parallels between bitcoin […]

PowerShares’ John Feyerer Goes In-Depth on Smart Beta ETFs

John Feyerer, V.P. Equity ETF Product Strategy at PowerShares, goes in-depth on smart beta, including spotlighting several popular PowerShares ETFs.

The Paradox of Skill

Nate & Jason discuss an excellent Abnormal Returns piece on bracketology, active management, and the paradox of skill.  John Feyerer, V.P. Equity ETF Product Strategy at PowerShares, goes in-depth on smart beta, including spotlighting several popular PowerShares ETFs.

Best of The ETF Store Show

We replay some of our favorite guest interviews from this past summer including PowerShares’ Tom Boccellari on generating portfolio income, Morningstar’s Ben Johnson discussing sustainable investing, and PureFunds’ Andrew Chanin spotlighting two unique ETFs.

The Search for Income in a Low Yield World

Generating portfolio income might be the single biggest challenge facing investors right now.  Nate & Jason explain the dilemma and discuss properly balancing risk and yield.  Also, Tom Boccellari, Fixed Income Product Strategist at PowerShares, offers his perspective on the search for yield and highlights several income-focused PowerShares ETFs.

PowerShares’ Tom Boccellari on Generating Portfolio Income

Tom Boccellari, Fixed Income Product Strategist at PowerShares, offers his perspective on the search for yield in a low rate environment and highlights several income-focused PowerShares ETFs.

PowerShares’ John Feyerer on Smart Beta ETFs

John Feyerer, Vice President of ETF Product Management at PowerShares, discusses the growth of smart beta ETFs and where they might fit in your investment portfolio.  John also highlights one of the most popular currency ETFs, the PowerShares DB US Dollar Index Bullish ETF (ticker UUP).

PowerShares’ John Feyerer on Smart Beta ETFs

John Feyerer, Vice President of ETF Product Management at PowerShares, discusses the growth of smart beta ETFs and where they might fit in your investment portfolio.  Nate and Jason also explain three things every investor should be doing right now.

“Smart Beta” ETFs with PowerShares’ John Hoffman