EWZ : Analysis & Opinions

  1. The Only Latin American Stock You Should Buy Now

    December 3, 2014
    As an American expat living in Colombia, I have had a first-hand view of the major economic changes taking place across South ...
  2. After The World Cup, Nothing Can Save Brazil

    July 14, 2014
    Shares of Brazilian companies listed on U.S. exchanges have made a remarkable comeback since March. The reasons given in ...
  3. While it hasn’t lived up to its promise as of late, Brazil’s longer term picture is still rosy. And given its recent underperformance, now could be a perfect time to strike.

    Is There Any Samba Left In Brazil's Stocks?

    May 28, 2014
    While it hasn’t lived up to its promise as of late, Brazil’s longer term picture is still rosy. And given its recent underperformance, ...
  4. Indicator Signals Bear Markets Ahead

    January 27, 2014
    U.S. stocks became oversold after a sharp sell-off, while emerging markets entered bear market territory.#-ad_banner-#Stocks ...
  5. 13 Wild ETF Charts from 2013

    January 7, 2014
    2013 was largely dominated by a relentless bull market that saw the S&P 500 notch a gain of more than 30%, its best year ...
  6. Get Ready For Brazil’s Consumer Explosion

    July 16, 2013
    With Brazilian stocks currently down in the dumps, long term investors currently have the opportunity to load up on one of ...
  7. Behind the Crash in Brazil ETFs - ETF News And Commentary

    July 2, 2013
    What is behind the slump in the Brazilian ETF market?
  8. Last Ditch Effort to be Long China With These ETFs

    June 20, 2013
    With the world's second-largest flirting with a possible banking crisis, it is not surprising to see investors dumping ...
  9. 3 Currency ETFs Hit Hard By Taper Talk - ETF News And Commentary

    June 20, 2013
    These three currency ETFs were crushed by the FOMC meeting.
  10. Brazil Falling Back: Is It Time To Buy?

    June 19, 2013
    For the last decade, Brazil has been an emerging super power, building in infrastructure and opportunities for nearly 40 ...
  11. Winning ETF Strategies For the Second Half - ETF News And Commentary

    June 17, 2013
    Investors should prepare for the eventual tapering of the Fed's massive support.
  12. Visual Risk Analysis Of The MSCI BRIC Index Fund (BKF)

    June 11, 2013
    When it comes to emerging market exposure, no region is more popular than BRIC, as this corner of the market is home to the ...
  13. Find Income and Growth In Emerging Market Bonds

    April 10, 2013
    Offering both growth and income potential, emerging market debt could be one of the best plays for your portfolio.
  14. The Effects Of Currency Changes On International ETFs

    February 13, 2013
    With international equity ETFs popping up, many investors are unaware of the effects that currency exchange rates have on ...
  15. The 2 Most Important Numbers You Need to Know Before Investing ...

    January 16, 2013
    U.S. Investors poured a stunning $54 billion into emerging-market exchange-traded funds (ETFs) in 2012, according to research ...
  16. Do Country ETFs Really Provide Diversification? - ETF News And ...

    November 12, 2012
    Over the past decade, globalization has increased the interdependence of nations among each other. With the growth and advent ...
  17. Least Correlated Country ETFs To S&P 500

    November 12, 2012
    ETFs continue to find their way into countless portfolios as investors of all styles have embraced these innovative tools ...
  18. Beaten Down Brazil Offers Opportunities

    October 31, 2012
    The recent market swings have opened up opportunities to add emerging market exposure and Brazil is a choice destination. ...
  19. Ultimate Guide To iShares Latin America 40 Index Fund (ILF)

    October 30, 2012
    While the correlations of various asset classes have increased significantly over the past decade, emerging market investing ...
  20. Look South Of The Border For Gains

    June 14, 2012
    While many investors look towards Brazil for their Latin America exposure, Mexico could be a better bet. The nation is quickly ...
  21. Asia's Other Tigers

    June 4, 2012
    China gets all of the action, but there are other opportunities in Asia.
  22. Brazilian ETFs & Stocks To Consider

    May 16, 2012
    Brazil's growth potential is at least as attractive as China's for many of the same reasons.
  23. A Different Way To Play South America

    May 11, 2012
    For almost as long as South America has been an appealing investment theme and for as long as there have been ETFs with which ...
  24. Seven Biggest International Equity ETFs - ETF News And Commentary

    May 4, 2012
    Lingering economic concerns and a still high American unemployment rate are compelling investors to look outside the U.S. ...
  25. Invest in Index Funds

    April 30, 2012
    The strategy of investing in indexes is one of the most successful investment strategies for the vast majority of investors ...
  26. Better Latin American Buys Than Argentina (YPF, ARGT, EPU, GXG, ...

    April 26, 2012
    Argentina’s recent decision to nationalize its oil interests is a troubling precedent for the nation. However, there are ...
  27. Attractive Brazilian Stocks To Consider

    March 30, 2012
    Brazil's growth potential is at least as attractive as China's for many of the same reasons.
  28. Attractive Brazilian Stocks To Consider

    February 27, 2012
    Brazil's growth potential is at least as attractive as China's for many of the same reasons.
  29. Invest in Index Funds

    February 14, 2012
    The strategy of investing in indexes is one of the most successful investment strategies for the vast majority of investors ...
  30. 10 World-Class Global ETFs

    February 6, 2012
    One of the best tools for diversifying your global portfolio is to use the best ETFs to execute your strategy and spread ...
  31. Attractive Brazilian Stocks To Consider

    December 28, 2011
    Brazil's growth potential is at least as attractive as China's for many of the same reasons.
  32. Investing In Brazil Through ETFs

    November 28, 2011
    Brazil will offer a better opportunity in the coming year than the global economy.
  33. 5 Hot Brazilian Stocks To Watch

    November 8, 2011
    These five Brazilian stocks are something to look out for.
  34. Brazil Builds-Up For The World Cup

    October 7, 2011
    With both the World Cup and the Olympics in Brazil’s future, the nation is undergoing a major infrastructure revival.
  35. Index Your Way to Success

    July 26, 2011
    The strategy of investing in indexes is one of the most successful investment strategies for the vast majority of investors ...
  36. Asia's Other Tigers

    January 7, 2011
    China gets all of the action, but there are other opportunities in Asia.
  37. Winning World Cup ETFs

    June 15, 2010
    The favorites to win the World Cup may also be winners for investors.
  38. Brazil Is Still A Buy

    June 8, 2010
    The recent European debt crisis and market swings have opened up an opportunity to invest in one the best long-term growth ...
  39. International Inflation Protection

    March 29, 2010
    Protect against inflation with TIPS, gold and natural resource rich export nations.
  40. Investing South Of The Border

    March 16, 2010
    Brazil may get all the action, but Mexico may be the key to Latin American profits.
  41. Hedging With Emerging Market Telecoms

    March 12, 2010
    The emerging market rally is getting long in the tooth. Investors should hedge their holdings with telecom providers.
  42. Asia's Other Tigers

    January 4, 2010
    China gets all of the action, but there are other opportunities in Asia.
  43. South American Banks That Get The Gold Medal

    October 13, 2009
    We look at three South American banks that offer great investing opportunity.
  44. Brazil's Endless Investment Potential

    October 6, 2009
    We look at some ETFs as ways to play the most promising member of BRIC.
  45. Playing Weakness in the Dollar with ETF's

    August 4, 2009
    Playing Weakness in the Dollar with ETF's
  46. Brazil’s Revolving Rags-To-Riches Story

    October 30, 2008
    In a rough year globally, Brazil looks like a compelling growth story ... again.
  47. BRIC Options Against A Falling S&P 500

    September 30, 2008
    Know your BRIC before you invest.
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