XHB : Analysis & Opinions

  1. Fis Group, Inc. Buys PowerShares KBW Bank Portfolio, iShares ...

    January 14, 2017
    Philadelphia, PA, based Investment company Fis Group, Inc. buys PowerShares KBW Bank Portfolio, iShares MSCI Spain Capped ...
  2. Homebuilders May Enter Cyclical Downturns

    October 28, 2016
    Home building and real estate funds have been losing ground since August, with the threat of higher rates forcing funds and ...
  3. 3 Ways to Trade the Strength in Real Estate (XHB, IYR)

    October 3, 2016
    Strong investor sentiment across the real estate market has many investors looking to gain exposure. We'll take a look at ...
  4. Focus On Industrials and Homebuilders With These ETFs (XLI, XHB)

    August 16, 2016
    A strong rally in the industrial goods sector has triggered the interest of many active traders.
  5. Top 3 Homebuilders ETFs (ITB, XHB)

    July 10, 2016
    Discover analyses of the top three ETFs tracking the homebuilding industry, and learn about their characteristics and historical ...
  6. 10 Markets Where Vanguard Offers the Cheapest Option (VTI, VV)

    April 29, 2016
    Discover the markets where Vanguard offers the cheapest ETFs. Vanguard is the market leader in providing low-cost diversified ...
  7. iShares U.S. Construction vs. SPDR Homebuilders: Comparing Homebuilder ...

    April 26, 2016
    Learn why the U.S. housing sector may soon take off in 2016, and discover how to easily gain exposure to the sector, through ...
  8. The 2 Best Home-Builders ETFs in 2016 (XHB, ITB)

    April 20, 2016
    Compare the portfolio holdings of the two largest homebuilder ETFs to determine which might deliver better returns in a particular ...
  9. 5 Popular Materials ETFs in 2016 (GDX, XLB)

    March 24, 2016
    Learn how the five most popular materials ETFs for 2016 can provide exposure to large-cap materials companies, homebuilders ...
  10. Is This The Beginning Of A Downtrend In Home Builders?

    November 18, 2015
    Falling lumber prices and weakness on the charts of home builders suggest that the next leg of the trend could be downward.
  11. Looking for Alternatives to Invest in Real Estate?

    July 20, 2015
    There are several ways to invest in “real estate” via the stock market, buying stocks and hold them for years. We give you ...
  12. Housing Market Builds A Solid Foundation

    July 5, 2015
    Key economic data in the past week has encouraged the idea that a housing recovery is alive and well. The parade started ...
  13. Watch Out Below For Falling Lumber Prices

    March 19, 2015
    A drop in the spot price of lumber shows that the bears have pushed the price below two significant levels of support.
  14. The Best ETFs to Play 2015's Housing Rebound

    February 11, 2015
    Housing starts will likely rise about 20% this year, reviving the recovery. Stocks and ETFs have already begun to move.
  15. 3 Stocks With Deep Value In This Beaten-Down Sector

    February 4, 2014
    Five years after the economy spiraled into recession, U.S. consumers are in a very different place.#-ad_banner-#Chastened ...
  16. Profit From The Emerging Bull Market In This Currency

    February 4, 2014
    As we all know, the goal of trading is to make money. But sometimes traders think like analysts, and being right about a ...
  17. ETFdb Weekly Watchlist: XHB, XRT, XLI Hinge On Housing, Consumer, ...

    November 25, 2013
    Last week, Wall Street witnessed the Dow Jones Industrial Average pierce the 16,000 mark, closing above the level for the ...
  18. ETFs That Lost 50% In a Single Year

    August 27, 2013
    Since ETFs were introduced in 1993, the investing world has endured numerous recessions and a number of groundbreaking events ...
  19. Rising Interest Rates Could Hurt These Stocks The Most

    June 20, 2013
    Are you looking to buy a new car? Don't pay cash. A 48-month loan for a new car is currently just 2.58%, according to ...
  20. 13 Rapid Fire ETF Ideas For 2013

    December 19, 2012
    This past year shaped out to be quite the roller coaster ride for many investors; equity marketsperseveredthroughtumultuous, ...
  21. Lennar Cautiously Optimistic About 2012

    January 13, 2012
    2012 could finally be the beginning of a slow but much needed recovery in housing.