XHB : Analysis & Opinions

  1. 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 ...
  2. 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 ...
  3. ETFdb Weekly Watchlist: VGK, XHB, XLI Hinge on Manufacturing ...

    December 16, 2013
    Wall Street marked its second-straight weekly decline, as investors continued to weigh the possibility of the Federal Reserve ...
  4. ETFdb Weekly Watchlist: TLT Awaits FOMC; XHB, XLI Hinge on Housing ...

    September 16, 2013
    Wall Street finally welcomed back bullish momentum last week, as easing tensions in Syria and relatively positive economic ...
  5. ETFdb Weekly Watchlist: EWG, XRT, XHB Hinge On German Sentiment, ...

    August 12, 2013
    U.S. markets drifted lower last week, as investors turned their attention to looming concerns over the Fed tapering its bond ...
  6. 3-Year Review: Best & Worst ETFs In Each Sector

    July 31, 2013
    In the last few years, investors have slowly found their way back to equity markets as more lucrative opportunities continue ...
  7. ETFdb Weekly Watchlist: SPY, EWU, XLI Hinge On U.S. GDP, Bank ...

    July 29, 2013
    Wall Street was in for several lackluster trading sessions last week, as a mixed bag of earnings and economic reports kept ...
  8. Will the NAHB Survey Hammer Homebuilder Profits? - Analyst Blog

    July 12, 2013
    Tuesday's NAHB Survey may pour the foundation for home building stocks
  9. Daily ETF Roundup: XLI Pops, XHB Rallies On Foreclosure Data

    July 9, 2013
    U.S. equities ended in positive territory once again today after the second quarter earnings season kicked off on a relatively ...
  10. Housing ETFs Rally on Solid Data - ETF News And Commentary

    January 18, 2013
    Recent data releases have been quite positive for the market. With the exception of the recent consumer sentiment, we saw ...
  11. Three Great ETFs to Buy This Earnings Season - Investment Ideas

    January 15, 2013
    Earnings season is once again upon us, and this time, it looks to especially drive the market.  That is because China and ...
  12. Two Sector ETFs to Buy in 2013 - ETF News And Commentary

    January 11, 2013
    In the current uncertain economic environment with ultra low interest rates, investors have been starved for income in 2 ...
  13. 4 Best ETF Strategies for 2013 - Investment Ideas

    January 7, 2013
    As we welcome the new year, it is perfect time to take a fresh look at our portfolios, and consider the strategies that may ...
  14. A Week Later, ETF Winners And Losers From The Election

    November 14, 2012
    Leading up to last week’s presidential election, the financial media was full of predictions about asset classes that would ...
  15. Daily ETF Roundup: Housing Soars, Earnings Miss

    October 17, 2012
    Markets rallied today, as strong readings on the U.S. housing sector boosted stocks. According to the Commerce Department, ...
  16. Best Construction ETF to Ride the Housing Upswing? - ETF News ...

    October 2, 2012
    Housing market was a drag on the economic recovery for quite some time but it is finally showing clear signs of bottoming ...
  17. Four ETFs Up More Than 30% YTD - ETF News And Commentary

    October 1, 2012
    After completing a year of uncertainty, the U.S. economy entered 2012 on a more positive note. In fact, 2012 has so far been ...
  18. Three Biggest Mistakes of ETF Investing - Investment Ideas

    September 20, 2012
    Exchange-Traded Funds are arguably great tools for every day investors seeking to implement a variety of strategies in their ...
  19. 5 Chart Patterns Every ETF Trader Should Know

    September 12, 2012
    ETFs have found their way into countless portfolios as the growing industry continues to spawn exciting and innovative products ...
  20. Two ETFs that Have Surged from Their Lows - ETF News And Commentary

    August 9, 2012
    After posting two 'above par' earnings season for two consecutive quarters, corporate America has undoubtedly failed to keep ...
  21. 17 ETFs For Day Traders

    July 13, 2012
    Investors of all walks have embraced ETFs as the investment vehicle of choice when it comes to accessing virtually any asset ...
  22. Buffett’s Continued Bet On Real Estate

    June 22, 2012
    Warren Buffett's latest big value bet is on the housing and real estate sector. For retail investors, his bullish stance ...
  23. Encouraging Signs on the Housing Front

    May 24, 2012
    It goes without saying that homebuilders stocks are on the higher end of the risk spectrum and it's also clear that this ...
  24. Has Housing Finally Bottomed?

    March 9, 2012
    Recent data shows that the U.S. housing market is recovering. For investors, now could be the time to add the sector to a ...
  25. Should Apple Become a Dividend Payer?

    February 16, 2012
    In part one of Moneyshow.com’s interview with fund manager and advisor Oliver Pursche, he discussed how his firm, Gary ...
  26. Homebuilders Lead Industrials' Surge

    January 12, 2012
    The rise of homebuilding stocks has helped vault the industrial sector into a leading role in early 2012, and investors can ...
  27. Q4 Earnings On Deck

    January 4, 2012
    Q4 earnings preview.
  28. 4 ETFs On Fire Right Now

    January 2, 2012
    A number of index funds that had been on hot streaks coming into December have continued to push higher.
  29. 2011 Look At Homebuilders

    December 27, 2011
    2011 was another unpleasant year for homebuilding stocks, as they responded negatively to the lack of real estate activity.
  30. Foreign Buyers Eye U.S. Real Estate

    May 25, 2011
    The domestic housing may have finally received its white knight; foreign buyers.
  31. KB Brings Home Unexpected Profit

    January 12, 2011
    KB Home posted an unexpected profit for its fourth quarter, despite having a difficult year.
  32. Do You Dare Touch Homebuilders

    September 8, 2010
    The costs of renting still look attractive, when compared to the costs of home ownership. But that gap continues to diminish.
  33. 3 Hot Home Furnishing Stocks

    April 20, 2010
    As the housing sector continues to stabilize, look for a lot more upside from this trio.
  34. Investing In The Non-Real Estate Housing Recovery

    April 8, 2010
    The consumer is feeling better, but real estate is not; what are homeowners doing with the money the're not spending on new ...
  35. A Look Back at Home Builders

    December 31, 2009
    Housing got a boost during 2009 due to the arrival of government stimulus, but can it continue to rebound?
  36. Which Way Will The Market Seesaw Go?

    August 31, 2009
    There is evidence to support the bullish and bearish cases on the future direction of the market.
  37. Building On A Shaky Foundation

    May 8, 2009
    Homebuilder earnings improve YoY, but still face an uphill battle.
  38. 4 ETFs On Fire Right Now

    April 29, 2009
    The 4 best performing ETFs in the month of April might surprise some investors.
  39. Winners Of The Fannie/Freddie Bailout

    September 11, 2008
    With fears of a Freddie Mac/Fannie Mae collapse now lifted, learn which companies are likely to benefit.
  40. Winners Of The Oil Pullback

    July 30, 2008
    Oil has lost $20 of its value in two weeks. Find out which sectors have been the big winners of oil's demise.
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