SPDR's Jim Ross on How to Utilize ETF'sAs Executive VP of State Street Global Advisors and Chairman of the Global SPDR business, Jim Ross knows how to make ETFs ...
Top 3 ETFs for Long-Term Investors as of February 2018Long-term investors may find these buy-and-hold ETFs very appealing.
Top 3 Oil ETFs for 2018Three top ETFs offering varying exposure to oil prices and the oil market.
5 Ways to Help Navigate Choppy MarketsFive themes to monitor as market volatility picks up.
Don’t Get Distracted: ETFs Emerge Battle-Tested AgainHeavy volumes did not translate into massive outflows in last week’s volatile markets.
How Dividend-Paying ETFs WorkUnderstand how ETFs that hold dividend-paying securities collect and pass along those dividends proportionally to the shareholders ...
NYSE ArcaNYSE Arca is an electronic securities exchange in the U.S. on which exchange-traded products (ETPs) and equities trade.
State Street's Jim Ross Busts ETFs' Biggest MythsState Street's Jim Ross, creator of SPY, on the biggest misconceptions around ETFs.
Jim Ross on Creating SPY, the World's Biggest ETFWhat's it like to create the world's biggest ETF?
Top 3 Aluminum ETFs (IYM, AA)Discover information about how investors can use ETFs to obtain exposure to the aluminum market, including information on ...
What is the QQQ ETF?Learn about the PowerShares QQQ ETF, including what sectors are included in the exchange-traded fund and the top 10 holdings.
Mind your P’s and F’s: Don’t Confuse Leveraged ETPs with ETFsAs the recent market volatility made clear, there’s a big difference between plain vanilla ETFs and leveraged products making ...
Volatility Is Back – 3 Things To KnowRecent market volatility doesn't necessarily represent reality: three things for investors to keep in mind.
Cutting-Edge Options Trades: The Zero-Premium HedgeThis options trade is essentially free and can have huge potential, but it's not without risk.
Top 4 Agriculture ETFs for 2018ETFs for agriculture investment exposure in 2018.
Investing in Leisure FundsIf you thought investing and leisure don't go together, think again. Find out more here.
Portfolio InsurancePortfolio insurance is hedging a portfolio through short selling or brokerage insurance like Securities Investor Protection ...
Motley Fool Launches ETF Tracking Proprietary IndexChances are you’ve heard of Motley Fool and read some of its research. But the company also has an asset management side ...
Inverse Volatility ETFAn inverse volatility ETF is a financial product that allows investors to gain exposure to volatility without having to buy ...
Top 4 Infrastructure ETFs for 2018Discover the top ETFs for investors looking to obtain exposure to infrastructure investments in 2018.
Playing It Safe in Foreign Stock MarketsFind out some of the lower-risk ways to invest in foreign markets.
Top 5 Gold ETFs for 2018Gold ETFs offer a convenient way to take advantage of the volatility of the precious metals market.
Creating Highly Effective Hedges With Index LEAPSIndex LEAPS can be a highly effective way to hedge a portfolio consisting of index or mutual funds.
Create Your Own US Equity PortfolioFind out how to structure your portfolio so you can maximize returns.
Wrap It Up: Terms and Benefits of Managed MoneyRead here to find out if you should have your money managed by professionals.
The Key Differences Between ETFs And Mutual FundsGiven the distinctions between the two kinds of funds, which one is better for you? It depends, so read on.
How to Profit From Market Volatility Using ETFs (VXX, VIX)Volatility funds offer exposure to high greed and fear levels while avoiding predictions on price direction.
Tracking volatility: How the VIX is calculatedWhen market volatility spikes or stalls, the VIX (the CBOE Volatility Index) is a benchmark index designed to track S&P ...
Top 4 Inverse Oil ETFs to Short Oil in 2018These four inverse oil ETFs offer a varied approach to taking short positions in the energy sector.
Top 3 Commodities ETFs for 2018Commodities funds trended down in the first half of 2017 but have been moving up since June. These ETFs could continue their ...
5 Smart Beta Predictions for 2018Smart beta’s popularity is soaring. We consider trends for 2018.
4 Factors Ray Dalio Uses to Construct his All-Weather PortfolioRenowned investor Ray Dalio spoke with Editor-In-Chief Caleb Silver about the four factors he uses to build the all-weather ...
Why Leveraged ETFs Are Not a Long-Term BetLeveraged ETFs aren't for the average investor. They can, however, present significant upside potential for the right type ...
Great Returns, But What Comes Next? How Asset Allocation Funds Can Help Your PortfolioPatrick explains how asset allocation products can help improve outcomes in today’s modern portfolios.
The Best Real Estate REIT ETFs of 2018These ETFs may be a solid investment for those who want real estate exposure without the headaches.
Guess Who’s Driving the ETF Bus?ETFs got their biggest boost in 2017 from end investors and advisors. We explain why this is such a big deal.
What Was the First Mutual Fund?Many trace the creation of the first mutual fund back to Dutch merchant Adriaan Van Ketwich.
Top 5 Pharmaceutical ETFs for 2018Details on the five top healthcare pharmaceutical ETFs for 2018.
Top 4 Brazil ETFs for 2018Four Brazil ETFs producing top returns for emerging market investors.
Top 4 European Treasury Bond ETFs for 2018Learn about our picks for the top four European government bond ETFs in 2018.
What are all of the securities markets in the U.S.A?Learn about the major and somewhat lesser-known U.S. financial securities markets.
What is the difference between an ETF's net asset value (NAV) and its market price?Learn about the difference between the market values and net asset value of an ETF, and understand how redemption mechanisms ...
7 Best ETF Trading Strategies for BeginnersExchange-traded funds are ideal instruments for beginning traders and investors. Learn the seven best strategies for trading ...
The Top 5 J.P Morgan Shareholders (JPM)Examine the largest shareholders of JP Morgan Chase. Identify ownership patterns and discover how mutual funds and ETFs impact ...
How to Reduce Taxes on ETF GainsBoost your returns by learning the tax tricks and loopholes for your exchange-traded funds, or ETFs.
5 Proven Methods for Selling StocksThese common techniques can help investors take some of the emotion out of deciding when to sell a stock.
Is it possible to invest in an index?While you cannot buy indexes, which are just benchmarks, there are three ways for you to mirror their performance.
An Inside Look at ETF ConstructionLearn everything you need to know about how the versatile and ubiquitous investment vehicles known as exchange-traded funds, ...
Advantages and Disadvantages of ETFsYou've probably heard that ETFs are better than mutual funds, but you need to consider all aspects before investing.
How Do I Find Mutual Funds That Track Indexes?Two good sources for finding index funds are Fidelity Investments and Vanguard.