As 2012 came to a close last year, we sat down and picked out some of the most promising ETF investments for the coming year. While few could have predicted just how far 2013′s bull-run would take us, we placed our ideas in various corners of the market to give investors of all shapes and sizes something that could fit their objectives. There has certainly been a lot of activity this year, as the S&P 500 notched its best annual performance in a decade, helping a lot of investments climb during the 12-month stretch.

In an effort to keep ourselves honest, we take a look back at the predictions we made for the year and how they performed – and not all of them were winners. Be sure to tune in next week as we release our rapid fire ideas for 2014 and the best ways to navigate markets that are already sitting at historical highs.

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Disclosure: No positions at time of writing.

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