Monthly Archives: April 2012

US Major Market ETFs Snap Winning Streak; FUE Jumps, GMMB Sinks

[Chart courtesy of] US broad markets closed mostly lower Monday, meandering south as weaker-than-estimated economic data weighed on investors’ mind. This is the year’s first monthly decline as weak consumer spending growth and the soft reading of the Chicago … Continue reading

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ETFs/Mutual Funds On The Cutline – Updated Through 4/27/2012

Below are the latest ETF Cutline reports, which show how far above or below their respective long-term trend lines (39 week SMA) my currently tracked ETFs/MFs are positioned. The first report covers the ETF Master List from Thursday’s StatSheet and … Continue reading

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Last Week In Review: ETF News And Blog Posts To 4/29/2012

In case you missed it, here’s a summary of the ETF topics and market reviews I posted to my blog during the week ending on 4/29/2012. Strong earnings, despite lowered expectations, were the main story last week, which powered the … Continue reading

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The Weekly Interview: Will The Fed Rescue The Markets Again Via QE-3?

Now that the Q1 GDP number has come lower than expected, are we going to witness another round of quantitative easing after the present “Operation Twist” ends in June? Mark Luschini, Chief Investment Strategist at Janney Montgomery Scott doesn’t think … Continue reading

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Taking Stock: These Latin American ETFs Are Red Hot; Are They Really A Buy?

The Latin American countries have survived last year’s down-turn rather well and, after little slippages, the growth engines are humming again. The latest IMF report is rather upbeat about the Latin American and Caribbean economies and expects them to pick … Continue reading

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ETF/No Load Fund Tracker Newsletter For Friday, April 27, 2012 ETF/No Load Fund Tracker StatSheet ————————————————————- THE LINK TO OUR CURRENT ETF/MUTUAL FUND STATSHEET IS: ———————————————————— Market Commentary Friday, April 27, 2012 MAJOR MARKET ETFS END WEEK ON A … Continue reading

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