Tag: Exchange Traded Funds

These money and investing tips can help keep your portfolio safe from the bears

Don’t miss these top money and investing features: Sign up now to have MarketWatch’s best mutual funds and ETF stories emailed to you weekly! INVESTING NEWS & TRENDS This easy-money-making strategy in the stock market has disappeared The so-called Index Effect — a stock’s rise or fall when it’s added or deleted from an index […]

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Senate bill to end ETF tax break is ‘pretty unlikely to pass,’ market analyst says

One Senate Democrat’s proposal to end a tax break for exchange-traded funds is “pretty unlikely to pass,” ETF Trends chief investment officer and director of research Dave Nadig told CNBC’s “ETF Edge” this week. “I think the chances are fairly low,” Nadig said in a Monday interview. “It’s easy to look at this and say, […]

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Here’s a safer way to invest in bitcoin and blockchain technology

Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies can be among the most volatile securities trading today. A safer way to invest in cryptos and blockchain-technology companies is through exchange traded funds. The Amplify Transformational Data Sharing ETF BLOK is, by far, the largest ETF focused on cryptocurrencies and companies that use or develop blockchain technology. It has $1.3 […]

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These money and investing tips can help you when stock market leadership changes hands

Don’t miss these top money and investing features: Sign up here to have MarketWatch’s best mutual funds and ETF stories emailed to you weekly. INVESTING NEWS & TRENDS This is what investment research suggests we do amid geopolitical crises Wars and terrorist attacks are shocking. But, often, the right thing to do is to keep steady. […]

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Investors love to boast about their great stock picks, but beware of those who use fancy math to calculate their gains

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. – Beating the market is so difficult that you’d be excused for giving up. But unlike what happens when you give up elsewhere in life, in the investment arena it’s actually a shrewd strategy for winning. Overconfidence, on the other hand, is one of investors’ biggest pitfalls. After more than 40 years […]

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The case for sinking Cathie Wood’s Ark—here’s how one ETF provider outlines the short thesis

Happy Thursday! I’ll be walking you through some of the big themes that MarketWatch is spotting in exchange-traded funds this week. Everybody was jumping on the bandwagon of star stock picker Cathie Wood and her Ark Investment suite of funds in 2020, including the flagship Ark Innovation ETF ARKK, -1.72% but the tune has changed […]

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20 stocks for maximum growth as the world switches to clean energy

If you would like your investments to help protect the Earth, you might as well go in for the long term and try to make a lot of money as companies specializing in low-emissions and sustainable energy technologies grow. Below is a screen of alternative-energy companies expected to produce the fastest revenue growth over the […]

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