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BITO Is a Milestone, Not a Destination
Today 17:46 EDT
A new investor letter from Bitwise’s CIO Matt Hougan, director of research David Lawant, and analysts Juan de Leon and Ryan Rasmussen discusses what the ProShares Bitcoin Strategy ETF (BITO) means for...
On Wednesday, IndexIQ, a New York Life Investments company, announced the expansion of its Dual Impact family of thematic investment strategies with the launch of three new funds: IQ Engender Equality...
Small-Cap Energy ETFs Are Outperforming
Today 17:01 EDT
Smaller energy companies have been more nimble in capitalizing on the surge in crude oil prices, helping exchange traded funds that track the small-cap energy segment outperform. For example, the...
Crypto Markets Benefit From Bitcoin Interest
Today 16:32 EDT
The launch of the first bitcoin futures ETF this week saw bitcoin go soaring to a new high of $67,000 yesterday and the second most popular cryptocurrency, ether, rise above $4,000 for the first time...
Growth ETFs Maintain Momentum as Markets Wobble
Today 16:15 EDT
Growth stock exchange traded funds advanced on Thursday as big technology led the charge with traders eyeing quarterly earnings. “The craziest thing about what I see going on in markets is just an...
An ETF That Focuses on the Leading Outperformers in the Nasdaq
Today 15:54 EDT
Exchange traded fund investors can consider a unique approach to momentum investing that may make a big difference to a portfolio and help unlock the outperformance potential of companies in the...
Microsoft and intelligence firm Recorded Future researchers say that the criminal network that supposedly created the software used in the Colonial Pipeline ransomware attack is passing itself off as a...
Active ETF Appeal Increases as Money Managers Grow AUM
Today 14:58 EDT
The 500 biggest money managers globally grew their assets under management 14.5% last year, hitting a combined $119.5 trillion and increasing revenue, all in the midst of a pandemic. A recent survey...
Engineered Wood Products Market Forecasting Growth
Today 14:52 EDT
Navigating small-cap investing can be difficult; it’s not always easy to find the pockets that hold potential for growth in companies that aren’t industry giants. Through the use of active management,...
ETF of the Week: ProShares Bitcoin Strategy ETF (BITO)
Today 14:39 EDT
ETF Trends CEO Tom Lydon discussed the ProShares Bitcoin Strategy ETF (BITO) on this week’s “ETF of the Week” podcast with Chuck Jaffe on the MoneyLife Show. BITO is the first U.S. bitcoin-linked ETF...
NBA Agrees to Sponsorship Deal With Coinbase
Today 12:54 EDT
The National Basketball Association (NBA) agreed to its first sponsorship deal with crypto exchange Coinbase. Details of the agreement are not available, however, it appears that the sponsorship will...
When you’re used to setting industry records and are known for innovation, an earnings call that is only about the earnings can seem rather humdrum, even if it’s positive. At least, that’s how...
Women Denied Pay Raises Twice as Often as Men, SHE Invests in Companies Bucking the Trend
Today 12:38 EDT
The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has hit economies and the workforce hard since its onset at the beginning of last year, but it is women by and large who are carrying the brunt of the fallout. Studies...
Two ETFs to Consider for the Duration, Yield Sweet Spot
Today 12:22 EDT
Getting the right amount of bond exposure while simultaneously getting enough yield doesn’t have to be a trying task when Vanguard offers intermediate bond ETFs for consideration. Intermediate exposure...
Is An Ethereum ETF in the U.S. Up Next?
Today 12:08 EDT
After a bitcoin futures ETF debuted on the New York Stock Exchange to much fanfare on Tuesday, the capital markets have to be wondering whether the next shoe to drop is an ethereum-based fund. The...
As Global Growth in ESG Is Likely to Continue, Give ESGG a Look
Today 11:58 EDT
Environmental, social, and governance (ESG) investing is not a fad and will likely be here to stay as its popularity only perpetuates even more global expansion. The byproduct of this expansion is...
Inflation and Energy Crisis Can Help Boost This Base Metals ETF
Today 11:52 EDT
Transitory to long-term inflation forecasts and an energy crisis could provide an economic backdrop for base metals and the Invesco DB Base Metals Fund (DBB) to thrive. Rising oil prices are causing...
MicroStrategy Stock Falls as Bitcoin ETF Launches
Today 11:45 EDT
MicroStrategy Inc (MSTR) fell 2.7% on Tuesday during the launch of the ProShares Bitcoin Strategy ETF (BITO). MicroStrategy, which made bitcoin acquisition a second mandate earlier this year, had since...
Time to Talk Tax-Loss Harvesting With ETFs
Today 11:38 EDT
There’s been plenty of talk this year about potential revisions to the tax code, many of which carry implications for investors, particularly those in higher tax brackets. New tax proposals aren’t yet...
There’s Still Value to Be Had in the Energy Sector
Today 11:31 EDT
The energy sector is the best-performing group in the S&P 500 this year, and that’s benefiting a plethora of exchange traded funds. As its name implies, the VanEck Vectors Natural Resources ETF (HAP)...
Midstream Is Starting to Mean Green
Today 11:20 EDT
When investors think of the midstream energy segment, they typically think of oil and natural gas. After all, midstream energy companies operate the pipelines that transport those commodities and...
Midstream Dividend Announcements Abound
Today 11:13 EDT
Quarterly dividend announcement season is upon us, with several high-profile midstream companies making their dividend decisions public. Midstream companies are known for their ability to generate...
Growing Intersection Between ESG and Tech Helps These ETFs
Today 10:56 EDT
Some critics of environmental, social, and governance (ESG) investing assert that many funds purporting to offer virtuous investing do little more than overweight technology stocks relative to basic...
Blockchain Revolution Is Ongoing, New ETF Provides Access
Today 10:40 EDT
The blockchain is the foundation on which much of the digital assets universe is built, and a growing number of exchange traded funds provide access to that theme. However, not all of those ETFs are...
Technology was one of the shining stars during the pandemic as more people relied on the internet amid social distancing measures, but that strength could be waning. If that’s the case, there could be...
Riskier Muni Bonds, Funds Paying off for Investors
Today 10:11 EDT
Low bond yields on Treasuries and other safe fixed income assets, including investment-grade municipal bonds, often encourage investors to take on more risk in the bond space. That scenario is...
Fintech Has Growing NFT Credibility
Today 9:44 EDT
As is the case with cryptocurrency, non-fungible tokens (NFTs) are a young, emerging asset class. The latter is actually far younger, but just like crypto, NFTs are capturing plenty of attention among...
Unlocking the Nasdaq-100’s Outperformance Potential
October 20, 2021
The Nasdaq-100 has become a leading index for investors looking to track some of the hottest growing companies in the world. But is there a way to possibly identify the best-performing companies? In...
To add another notch into the gold versus bitcoin argument for investors, the ProShares Bitcoin Strategy ETF (BITO) has managed to surpass the previous record held for an ETF to hit $1 billion in...
Inflationary Fears Are Well Founded Believes Paul Tudor Jones
October 20, 2021
The billionaire hedge fund manager recently appeared on CNBC’s “Squawk Box” to discuss his views on inflation and the danger it poses to the U.S. economy and financial markets. Jones believes that the...