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  1. The Best and Worst Performing Dividend ETFs of 2013

    December 19, 2013
    2013 was another year full of record-low interest rates, prompting income investors to turn their attention elsewhere. For ...
  2. CalPERS Desperately Needs to Embrace ETFs

    July 17, 2013
    The investment community seems to be aflutter over the fact that the California Public Employees' Retirement System ...
  3. Dow Yields: A Potential Problem for Dividend ETFs

    June 26, 2013
    Yields on 10-year U.S. Treasurys jumped to 2.59 percent on Tuesday. That means 165, or a third of the S&P 500 constituents ...
  4. Do ex-Financial Funds Make Safer Dividend ETFs? - ETF News And ...

    July 30, 2012
    Financials firms on both sides of the Atlantic appear to be facing some serious trouble. Banks in Europe are under pressure ...
  5. 5 Easy Ways to Cash In on US Dividends

    April 26, 2012
    If you’re outside the US looking in, there are important pros and cons to adding exchange traded funds from America ...
  6. Dividends That Will Keep Growing

    March 26, 2012
    The value that these companies have created over the years is mainly due to the dividends they pay out to investors.
  7. Making Your Investments Pay: Equity Income ETFs

    December 4, 2008
    The flight to extreme quality has reduced treasury yields to non-inflation beating instruments. Income ETFs are now ripe ...
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