Tag: Stock Market

Fed Keeps the Party Going

Nathan Geraci is President of The ETF Store, Inc. and host of ETF Prime. Despite hitting a speed bump in May, U.S. stocks continued rolling along in the second quarter of 2019 and posted their best first half of a year since 1997.  The S&P 500’s 6%+ decline in May was fueled by concerns over an […]

Stock Market – The Ride

Nathan Geraci is President of The ETF Store, Inc. and host of ETF Prime. Every investor knows the old cliché that the stock market is like a roller coaster, up and downs, twists and turns, both an exhilarating and scary ride. However, the roller coaster analogy doesn’t always quite fit. A roller coaster never really […]

iShares’ Tushar Yadava Talks Presidential Election, Minimum Volatility ETF

Tushar Yadava, Investment Strategist at iShares, offers perspective on potential investment implications of the upcoming presidential election and spotlights the iShares Edge MSCI Min Vol USA ETF (USMV).

Investment Implications of the Presidential Election

Nate & Jason provide historical context around presidential elections and stock market reactions over the short and long-term.  Tushar Yadava, Investment Strategist at iShares, offers perspective on potential investment implications of the upcoming election and spotlights the iShares Edge MSCI Min Vol USA ETF (USMV).

Do Actively Managed Funds Outperform the Market?

We discuss the latest mutual fund performance data from S&P Dow Jones Indices and explain some of the challenges facing active managers.  Nate & Conor also touch on the rise of the “robo-advisors” and introduce The ETF Store’s new online investment service, iPortfolios.

We Answer Your ETF Questions

Nate and Conor answer your questions on ETFs, including explaining the benefits of bond ETFs and identifying the lowest cost ETF providers.  They also spotlight a biotechnology ETF.

Recapping 2014 & Looking Ahead to 2015

Nathan Geraci is President of The ETF Store, Inc. and host of the weekly radio show “The ETF Store Show“. Heading into 2014, most market prognosticators confidently expected interest rates to rise and stocks to struggle eking out low single-digit gains.  After all, with lofty 30%+ returns from U.S. stocks in 2013, valuations were surely stretched […]

2015 Investing New Year’s Resolutions

We offer six investing New Year’s resolutions to help you make 2015 a success.

Best of The ETF Store Show

To close out 2014, we replay some of our favorite guest interviews from the second half of the year including Dave Nadig – ETF.com’s Chief Investment Officer, Dave Mazza – StateStreet’s Head of Research, and Wes Gray – Executive Managing Member at Alpha Architect.

Recapping 2014 & Looking Ahead to 2015

We recap the financial markets in 2014 and tell you what we’ll be watching for in 2015.  John Hyland, Chief Investment Officer at United States Commodity Funds, also spotlights the United States Oil ETF (USO) and offers his perspective on the recent decline in the price of oil.