EFA : Analysis & Opinions

  1. The 5 Largest Developed Market ETFs (EFA, VEA)

    May 21, 2016
    Find out which developed-market ETFs manage the greatest asset base, and why major U.S. equity-only funds are not included ...
  2. Short-term ETF Buying Opportunities (EEM, EFA)

    May 12, 2016
    These ETFs have pulled back to short-term support levels, indicating a potential buying opportunity.
  3. The 3 Best ETFs to Short International Equities (EFZ, EFU)

    May 11, 2016
    Discover the international equities asset class, and learn about three different ETFs you can use to get varying amounts ...
  4. The 5 Largest Total Market ETFs (EFA, VTI)

    April 26, 2016
    Learn about the five largest total market ETFs by assets under management. Explore the tracking indexes, yields, expense ...
  5. 4 Popular Global Equity ETFs in 2016 (EFA, VWO)

    March 17, 2016
    Learn how to gain exposure to international equities by considering global ETFs, which provide quick and cheap diversification ...
  6. 5 Popular U.S. Equity ETFs for 2016 (SPY, AAPL)

    March 16, 2016
    Discover 5 ETFs that investors might use to obtain exposure to portions of the U.S. stock market.
  7. Top 5 Positions in J.P. Morgan's Portfolio (JPM, SPY)

    March 4, 2016
    Learn about the top five holdings that JPMorgan Chase & Co. uses as a base for its $2.4 trillion investment portfolio.
  8. EFA: iShares MSCI EAFE Index ETF

    December 22, 2015
    Discover how the iShares MSCI EAFE Index ETF is managed, and learn which investors may benefit from adding the fund to a ...
  9. A Look at EAFE Index (EFA) ETF

    December 8, 2015
    The iShares MSCI EAFE is a unique ETF with exposure to high quality companies, but is it likely to be a good bet going forward? ...
  10. A Look at Blackrock's iShares ETFs

    February 2, 2015
    An Overview of Blackrock iShares ETFs and what makes them unique.
  11. How To Explain Portfolio Rebalancing To Clients

    January 9, 2015
    Letting an allocation to stocks get too large can expose you to more downside risk than you had bargained for. Here are tips ...
  12. Ever Wanted to Own International Stocks? Here's How

    November 20, 2014
    Tips and strategies for users to trade in different exchanges around the world.
  13. The World's Largest ETFs

    July 10, 2014
    Is an exchange-traded fund with lots of assets necessarily a desirable one?
  14. Using ETFS To Trade Emerging And Developed Markets

    April 15, 2014
    Over the past several years, many investors seeking higher-than-average returns have been enticed to consider investing in ...
  15. European Stocks Are Ripe For The Picking

    February 26, 2014
    Things continue to get better for Europe. After going through some pretty nasty side-effects in the aftermath of the Great ...
  16. Picture Edition: Major Asset Class Returns From The 2009 Bottom

    September 12, 2013
    The U.S. bull market rages on five years after the collapse of Lehman Brothers, although not everyone on Wall Street is convinced ...
  17. ETFs To Invest Like Warren Buffett

    February 7, 2013
    Warren Buffett hasn't shown much of an interest in ETFs. However, for retail investors, ETFs remove some of the risk of stock ...
  18. Favorite ETF Positions For 5 Super Investors

    December 28, 2012
    The ETF boom has made it easier for regular retail investors to add various new asset classes, sectors and markets to their ...
  19. Index Funds, Where Are We Now?

    April 30, 2012
    Take a news break to understand how major indexes have performed since the beginning of the year.
  20. 7 ETFs for Givers, Bears, and Others

    April 20, 2012
    AdvisorShares sponsors a number of actively managed ETFs. Today, company CEO Noah Hamman discusses several of these, including ...
  21. Considering ETF Diversification

    September 1, 2009
    We take a look at some ETFs, and see that you can ease investors fears by going with the large players.
  22. ETFs: Size and Performance Considerations

    April 13, 2009
    Size alone does not offer all of the comforts investors are yearning for in their investments. Read on to find out how an ...
  23. Infrastructure Substitutes For Bechtel

    November 13, 2008
    It's too bad you can't buy stock in privately held Bechtel, but we've come up with a few solid alternatives that should also ...
  24. The Short Side Of EAFE

    July 30, 2008
    European, Asian and Far East markets are supposed to rise when U.S. markets fall, but not lately. Does going international ...
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