PFF : Analysis & Opinions

  1. The Top 4 Equity ETFs of 2016

    December 20, 2016
    These ETFs have core holdings that can provide stability over the long haul.
  2. Get Equity and Debt Exposure with iShares Preferred (PFF)

    October 6, 2016
    Investors looking for an ETF option with exposure to U.S.-preferred stocks may have an interest in PFF. We take a look at ...
  3. High-Yield Bond ETFs: A Comparison (HYG,JNK,HYMB)

    August 24, 2016
    Which of these five high-yield bond ETFs is the best option?
  4. Annuities vs. Fixed-Income ETFs: Which One Is Better (PFF)

    August 23, 2016
    Find out which investment vehicle is better for a retirement investor: an income annuity or a fixed-income exchange-traded ...
  5. Pros and Cons: Preferred Stock ETFs vs. Bond ETFs

    August 13, 2016
    A look at the differences between preferred stock ETFs and bond ETFs and when you should invest in one over the other.
  6. A Look Inside the iShares U.S. Preferred Stock ETF (PFF, WFC)

    July 6, 2016
    As of July 1, the PFF consisted of 279 individual stocks with the banking sector accounting for about 40% of the overall ...
  7. The True Risks Behind Preferred Stock ETFs (PFF, FPE)

    May 10, 2016
    Consider the risks of investing in preferred stocks, including lack of diversification and sector risks in preferred stock ...
  8. Looking for Yield? Check Out This Preferred Stock ETF (PFF)

    May 8, 2016
    Take a look at a review of the performance of the most popular preferred stock ETF, the iShares U.S. Preferred Stock ETF ...
  9. The 4 Best ETFs that Pay Monthly Dividends (DIV, PFF)

    May 7, 2016
    Find out which exchange-traded funds (ETFs) are the best for paying monthly dividends while offering high yields and steady ...
  10. PFF vs. PGX: Which Preferred Stock ETF is Better?

    May 1, 2016
    Get a review and analysis of the two most popular preferred stock ETFs for investors looking for yield to consider adding ...
  11. Generate Income in Retirement Using ETFs

    April 26, 2016
    There are many effective strategies that retirement investors can utilize to fill their income gap. Here are some ideas that ...
  12. 4 Best Dividend-Paying U.S. Equity ETFs (HDV, XOM)

    March 31, 2016
    Explore detailed analyses of the top three U.S. dividend-paying financials ETFs, which have trailing 12-month dividend yields ...
  13. 3 Best ETFs in a Rising Rate Environment (KIE, KRE)

    February 15, 2016
    Get information on a list of recommended exchange-traded funds (ETFs) that investors can use in a rising interest rate environment.
  14. ETF Dividends: The Lowdown on How They're Taxed

    June 16, 2015
    Here's the rundown on how different ETF dividends are taxed.
  15. Top 4 High-Yielding Preferred Stock ETFs (SPFF, PFXF)

    April 28, 2015
    ETFs offer diversification, a clear advantage. Preferred stock ETFs offer even more.
  16. Dividend-Paying ETFs: Here Are 5 Worth a Look

    March 4, 2015
    An analysis of five of the best dividend paying ETFs available.
  17. Preferred Stock ETFs: Are They Right for You?

    March 4, 2015
    Considering preferred stock ETFs? Here's a look at their pros and cons.
  18. Preferred Stock ETFs With Huge Dividends

    June 27, 2012
    If you prefer huge dividend yields, you might want to consider having a preferred stock ETF in your portfolio.
  19. 4 High-Income ETFs

    June 25, 2012
    Four ETFs paying high dividends in a low interest rate world.
  20. 3 Preferred Stock ETFs with Huge Dividends

    February 13, 2012
    If you prefer huge dividend yields, you might want to consider having a preferred stock ETF in your portfolio.
  21. 8 Great ETFs For Income And Diversification

    April 14, 2011
    ETFs can be a time-saving and risk-sparing alternative for income-oriented investing.