Are ETFs Riskier Than Mutual Funds?Are exchange traded funds riskier than mutual funds? It depends.
Top 5 Real Estate ETFs for 2017These ETFs may be solid investments for those who want real estate exposure without the headaches.
The 5 Best ETFs to Short the Market In 2017An exchange-traded fund allows you to short a market segment instead of individual stocks.
Top 4 Leveraged S&P 500 ETFs as of August 2017Investors with high risk tolerance aiming to capitalize on a volatile space may like these funds.
Top 4 ETFs to Track the Nasdaq as of August 2017Investors seeking exposure to the tech sector may want to check out these Nasdaq ETFs.
Top 4 Bank ETFs as of August 20172017 is looking like a great year for banks, financial stocks and bank ETFs.
Top 3 ETFs for Long-Term Investors as of August 2017Long-term investors may find these buy-and-hold ETFs very appealing.
Top 3 ETFs to Track the S&P 500 as of August 2017If you're looking for exposure to the country's largest market caps, these index ETFs are a good place to start.
Top 5 Gold ETFs as of August 2017Gold ETFs offer a convenient way to take advantage of the volatility of the precious metals market.
Top 5 Semiconductor ETFs as of August 2017See why these 5 stellar semiconductor ETFs separated themselves from the pack in 2017.
Top 5 India ETFs as of August 2017For investing exposure to Indian markets, explore these top 5 India exchange-traded funds (ETFs).
Top 5 Inverse Oil ETFs to Short Oil in August 2017These 5 inverse oil ETFs offer a varied approach to taking short positions in the energy sector.
Morningstar Sustainability RatingThe Morningstar Sustainability Rating is a reliable and objective way for investors to see how approximately 20,000 mutual ...
6 Questions Frequently Posed to Financial AdvisorsIt's important to understand the type of fee structure and management your financial advisor uses.
Think Outside the Style BoxYou don’t need a portfolio makeover to take advantage of smart beta. We explain how to refresh the Morningstar fund style ...
What to Look for When Buying ETFsThe key to investing in ETFs is to understand them first. Here are five questions to ask.
3 Ways ETFs Have Revolutionized the Bond MarketMatt and Karen take a moment to look back—and look ahead—at the bond ETF market as it marks its 15 years since inception. ...
Choosing From the Wide Variety in ETFs and Mutual FundsRemember when ice cream was simple, with a choice of vanilla, chocolate, and perhaps strawberry? No more. With specialty ...
ETF Urban Legends, Part TwoToday we’re expanding our investigation into ETF urban legends. No, it’s not true that there are spider eggs in your exchange-traded ...
Top 3 ETFs for Investing in Water in 2017It may be time to look at a scarce commodity that isn't getting the investor attention it deserves.
All That Glitters: Top 3 Silver ETFs of 2017You can profit from the price movement of silver without physically owning the metal.
Top 3 Investment-Grade Corporate Bond ETFsIf you're seeking a hedge against a volatile stock market, these bond ETFs are worth a look.
Top 4 ETFs for Investing in Vietnam In 2017Vietnam offers some enticing opportunities for investors, and ETFs provide an extra level of safety.
ETFs vs. Mutual Funds: Why Investment Fees MatterHow much can investors save in fees by replacing mutual fund holdings with ETFs?
Top 3 China ETFs for 2017These 3 China ETFs have reported returns above 15% year-to-date and look solid for the rest of 2017.
Vanguard's Tim Buckley on Being a LeaderAs Vanguard's Chief Investment Officer, and soon-to-be CEO, Tim Buckley has had several mentors while developing his leadership ...
Top 3 British Pound ETFsIf you're betting on a recovery after Brexit, you might want to consider these British pound ETFs.
ETF Urban Legends, Part OneAlligators live in the sewers of New York City. Elvis is alive. Twinkies have an infinite shelf life. Popular urban legends ...
A Few Reasons Why Many Financial Advisors Love Bond ETFsMatt and Karen break down the findings on bond ETFs from the most recent Cerulli report, and chat about where the asset class ...
Start Investing With ETFsOne of the greatest advantages young investors have is time. The more time you have, the more the power of compounding can ...
5 Common Misconceptions About Passive InvestingBe aware of these 5 misconceptions about passive investing when deciding between passive and active.
What's Next For QuantsWe asked three pros what they're excited about in the future of quantitative analysis.
Are ETFs Dangerous?The last time the market tanked, ETFs were a non-entity. Now they're the vehicle for 40% of trades.
5 Types of REITs and How to Invest in ThemReal estate investment trusts are a sound addition to a diversified portfolio. Learn what you need to know to invest.
Rewriting the China NarrativeMSCI’s historic addition of China A-shares to its broader stock indexes is yet another signal that investors need to update ...
How I Explain ETFs to My DadETFs are funds that provide diversified investment exposure to a particular market segment or strategy. For example, an ETF ...
Top 3 Healthcare ETFs for 2017 (XLV, VHT)Potential changes in the healthcare market are creating investment opportunities. These ETFs are poised to take advantage.
Top 3 Commodities ETFs for 2017 (DBC, BCM)Commodities were hot in the second half of last year, and these ETFs offer exposure to the sector for 2017.
Top 3 Auto Industry ETFs for 2017 (CARZ, ADRA)Diehard car fanatics may want to check out these attractive auto industry ETFs.
Top 5 Pharmaceutical ETFs of 2017It was a bad year for pharmaceutical stocks. These are the five biggest ETF players in the sector.
Top 5 Value ETFs of 2017Value ETFs can outperform the market if money managers choose stocks wisely.
Top 5 Inverse Volatility ETFs for 2017By seeking the inverse of the performance of the volatility index, some investors make strong returns.
What is the average annual return for the S&P 500?See the historical performance of the S&P 500 Index, and examine a number of factors that affect an investor's actual ...
Top 3 ETFs to Track the Nikkei in 2017The Nikkei is tracked by only a few ETFs. These 3 are worth a look.
Top 3 Platinum ETFs for 2017These 3 ETFs are great choices for investors interested in exposure to platinum.
Top 3 European Bond ETFs for 2017Learn about our picks for the top three European bond ETFs could do well in 2017.
Top 5 Bond ETFs for 2017The five bond ETFs we have selected have produced stellar returns so far in 2017.
Advisors Prefer ETFs, Cash: 2017 FPA SurveyETFs remain the top investment choice among advisors, a recent survey has found.
Get Levered With Leveraged ETFsLeveraged ETFs can be enticing, but traders need to know the downside of these popular products.