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  1. 14 Rapid Fire ETF Ideas for 2014

    December 30, 2013
    Major equity indexes kicked off 2013 with a bang as politicians on Capitol Hill steered the nation away from the fiscal cliff ...
  2. Energy Equity ETFs: 4 Things To Consider

    October 31, 2013
    Exchange-traded funds enable investors to reach into nearly every corner of the market with a single convenient and diversified ...
  3. Fidelity Rolls Out 10 Sector ETFs (FDIS, FSTA, FENY)

    October 25, 2013
    Wall Street was in for a mixed bag of earnings this week, with several bellwethers reporting third quarter results. 3M (MMM) ...
  4. Bull of the Day: Carrizo Oil & Gas (CRZO) - Bull of the Day

    August 27, 2013
    Bull of the Day: Carrizo Oil & Gas (CRZO) - Bull of the Day
  5. How To Build The Ultimate 'Doomsday Portfolio'

    August 21, 2013
    We've managed to avoid the great Mayan prediction of the end of the world in 2012, along with countless doomsday prognostications ...
  6. Earnings Preview: Gold Miners, Apple, And Aerospace Report

    July 22, 2013
    After a week of both hits and misses, the second quarter earnings season is well on its way and the week ahead will be filled ...
  7. Time for This Top Ranked Energy ETF? - ETF News And Commentary

    July 15, 2013
    Should investors consider this top ranked energy ETF for better exposure?
  8. How The ETF Fee War Benefits Investors

    February 28, 2013
    High fees are one of the main ways investor's underperform the market.
  9. The Week Ahead: Will Overseas Markets Lead the Way

    February 22, 2013
    Most investors were expecting a correction after the enormous surge in 2013, but evidence from Europe indicates that the ...
  10. How to Build the Ultimate 'Doomsday Portfolio'

    January 24, 2013
    We've managed to avoid the great Mayan prediction of the end of the world along with countless doomsday prognostications ...
  11. 5 Sector ETFs Surging to Start 2013 - ETF News And Commentary

    January 22, 2013
    With the fiscal cliff averted, investors have gained confidence in the market and are more open to risky investments. U.S. ...
  12. Sector Relativity - Cook`s Kitchen

    January 7, 2013
    As the economy rolls through its much-anticipated waves of expansion and contraction, portfolio managers tend to rotate money ...
  13. The Most Tradable Stock In Each Sector SPDR ETF

    December 11, 2012
    Sector ETFs give you a convenient way to monitor, analyze and trade different sectors of the economy. When the overall stock ...
  14. The 5 Most Important Chart Patterns For ETF Traders

    December 5, 2012
    Chart patterns are a very useful tool because they occur regularly—providing you with lots of trade candidates—and also provide ...
  15. 4 Top Plays from a Market Leading Sector

    November 29, 2012
    Materials stocks have been leading the recent rebound, and MoneyShow's Tom Aspray looks at the charts of four of the sector's ...
  16. The Week Ahead: What Do Sectors Say About the Economy

    September 29, 2012
    Troubling technical signals appear to be confirmed by recent movements in key sectors, driving up the possibility of a ...
  17. The Week Ahead: How Sorry Will May Sellers Be

    September 15, 2012
    Mantras can be prophetic until they aren't, and those who "sold in May" have already lost out on solid gains. ...
  18. Top Sectors for the Rest of 2012

    August 7, 2012
    Identifying the best-performing sectors can often give you an edge in selecting the stocks that are most likely to outperform ...
  19. Huntington Launches Sector Rotation ETF (HUSE)

    July 30, 2012
    Huntington, fresh off its initial foray into the ETF industry in June, has doubled the size of its lineup with the launch ...
  20. The Week Ahead: Did The ECB Put a Floor Under Stock Prices?

    July 28, 2012
    All it took was a few words from Europe's top banker to turn stocks around, but can the momentum last? MoneyShow's Tom ...
  21. 4 Market-Leading Sectors for Q3

    July 3, 2012
    The technical action in these four sectors suggests that investors should look here as the markets enter the second half ...
  22. Oil Posts Epic Rally

    June 30, 2012
    On news that European policymakers will extend economic lifelines to Spain and that help could be on the way for Italy if ...
  23. Guide to the 25 Most Liquid ETFs - ETF News And Commentary

    June 29, 2012
    There are a number of misconceptions when it comes to ETF liquidity. Many investors believe that if a product doesn't trade ...
  24. No Greek Rally For Oil

    June 19, 2012
    Despite the market getting what appeared to be its desired result from Greece's election this weekend, riskier assets, including ...
  25. When Do You Buy Oil? - Real Time Insight

    June 15, 2012
    Thanks to a strong dollar and sluggish demand, prices in the energy commodity world have been quite weak this year. In fact, ...
  26. Another Way To Oil

    May 4, 2012
    Another Way To Oil
  27. The Week Ahead: Will Europe Spoil Apple's Party?

    April 28, 2012
    If this surprisingly good week makes you want to jump back into stocks with both feet, be patient, writes MoneyShow’s ...
  28. The Week Ahead: Will Earnings Revive the Rally?

    April 21, 2012
    Despite recent gains, critical market internals suggest the correction is not yet over, but more upside earnings surprises ...
  29. The Week Ahead: Buckle Up...More Turbulence to Come

    April 14, 2012
    The rough week has caused quite a bit of damage, and a deeper correction is likely. It pays to be defensive right now, but ...
  30. 3 Sector ETFs to Watch This Quarter

    April 6, 2012
    Second-quarter sector rotation is likely give rise to new leaders and laggards, and investors can capitalize by waiting for ...
  31. The Week Ahead: Don't Worry About China's Growth

    March 24, 2012
    Economic news from China last week overshadowed improving technicals for in many parts of the market, including the specific ...
  32. It's Growing Season for Fertilizer Stocks

    March 20, 2012
    Fertilizer stocks will soon enter a period of seasonal strength, and two stocks in particular look like attractive buys on ...
  33. The Week Ahead: Should You Switch Sectors?

    March 10, 2012
    Technical evidence is mounting that seasonal sector rotation is taking place right now, and it is crucial for investors to ...
  34. The Week Ahead: Individual Investors Not Buying

    March 3, 2012
    There’s lots of cash on the sidelines of this aging rally, but investors should not get caught up in the hype. Instead, ...
  35. Do High Gas Prices Really Benefit Oil Stocks?

    February 22, 2012
    There are some unsuspecting consequences to high oil prices.
  36. The Week Ahead: Does This Headline Scare You?

    February 19, 2012
    Bullish magazine headlines have been the death of many a rising market, and in fact a correction is expected, says MoneyShow ...
  37. 3 Sectors Leading the Charge

    February 8, 2012
    Investors looking for the market’s strongest sectors should look to materials and industrials, whose strong performance ...
  38. Sector Selection Is the Key for 2012

    January 9, 2012
    A proven combination of technical methods that successfully identified the strongest and weakest sectors in 2011 is applied ...
  39. The Week Ahead: Will the Grinch Steal Christmas?

    December 20, 2011
    The warning flags are up, and time is running out for a solid rally. Be careful, and watch these key indicators over the ...
  40. The Week Ahead: Can the Bulls Stay in Charge?

    November 7, 2011
    Tuesday’s drop gave investors an excellent entry point for what looks like a sustained rally. Of course, certain groups ...
  41. Look To Energy For High Dividends

    September 1, 2011
    The energy sector, which is generally thought of as a growth element, can provide income opportunities as well.
  42. 3 Defensive ETFs with Strong Technicals

    September 1, 2011
    Some of the defensive sectors look like they will continue to show strength, says Michael Thompson, who travels the country ...
  43. The Best ETF for Trading Energy

    August 3, 2011
    Popular ETFs like USO and XLE get most of the headlines, but the charts show that a lesser-known but highly liquid ETF ...
  44. The Week Ahead: More "Bizarro World"

    July 31, 2011
    It’s all about the debt-ceiling debate right now, and mounting fears have caused technical damage that will take ...
  45. 3 Sizzling Summer Sectors

    July 22, 2011
    Strong market performance this week has set up favorable risk/reward buying opportunities in top-performing sector ETFs tracking ...
  46. Sweet Summer Sectors

    June 26, 2011
    Health care, consumer staples, and utilities have led the market this quarter, and another sector is now emerging as a strong ...
  47. Higher Gas Prices Around The Corner

    January 21, 2011
    As the world’s economy really begins growing again, higher gasoline prices are on their way back.
  48. Big Oil's Resurgent Year

    December 27, 2010
    For much of 2010, it looked like the oil industry had drilled itself into a black hole, but major oil companies actually ...
  49. Natural Gas Overtakes Coal

    September 17, 2010
    More utilities are shifting away from coal-fired plants to those that use clean natural gas. As this shift continues, companies ...
  50. Increase Your Income With Commodities

    September 2, 2010
    When investors add a commodities component to a portfolio, they generally do so for capital gains exposure.
  51. Foreign Energy ADRs For The Contrarian Investor

    July 20, 2010
    Sometimes miserable headlines and a falling stock market conspire to create great buying opportunities.
  52. ETFs For The Individual Investor

    June 24, 2010
    ETFs can give small investors exposure to stocks in areas that time and effort would usually make impossible.
  53. 3 Fundamentally Attractive European ADRs

    June 15, 2010
    Some stocks and fundamentals are more equal than others.
  54. Big Oil Dividends

    January 20, 2010
    Oil companies have been on fire lately, but the lack of dividends has left income investors out in the cold. High dividend ...
  55. Use Equity ETFs To Avoid The CFTC Hassle

    November 4, 2009
    Use these equity ETFs to gain natural resource exposure.
  56. Keep An Eye On This Oil Sands Company

    August 21, 2009
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  57. A New View On Rising Oil

    May 27, 2009
    Energy stocks can be fickle, but as oil costs per barrel continue to rise, here are some less well-known companies that are ...
  58. Energy Stocks That Have Been Left Behind

    May 14, 2009
    The energy sector has been one of the strongest during the market rally off the market lows in March 2009.
  59. A Victory For Clean Energy

    April 27, 2009
    EPA findings on CO2 emissions adds a sense of urgency for those looking to invest in clean technology.
  60. Four ETFs For Long-Term Energy Bulls

    August 8, 2008
    Explore four ETFs that are an excellent low-cost and liquid way to play a bounce after the recent energy selloff.
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