Monthly Archives: July 2012

Market Indexes Slip On Uncertainty; Will The Fed/ECB Deliver?

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] Uncertainty and a certain amount of nervousness among traders provided the background for the day, as the major indexes all slid into the end of the month. There was not much propping up going on as … Continue reading

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US Equities Stall After Two-Day Rally; UNG Bursts, KWT Fades

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] US equities remained just about flat with a slight negative bias today, snapping a two-day winning streak as investors chose to hold back ahead of the central bank meetings and monthly jobs report later this week. … Continue reading

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ETFs/Mutual Funds On The Cutline – Updated Through 7/27/2012

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 7/29/2012

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 7/29/2012. It was a tale of two markets. The first three days, the bears were … Continue reading

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Will The US Q2 GDP Number Trigger Another Round Of Quantitative Easing?

Friday’s GDP growth number may not be the best, but it’s still much better than the European nations, particularly when compared to the horrible UK number that we saw this week, says Peter Dixon, global equities economist at Commerzbank AG … Continue reading

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New ETFs On The Block: Powershares DWA Small Cap Technical Leaders Portfolio (DWAS)

Aligning with the latest trend of fund launches that that focuses on smaller issuers, Invesco PowerShares joined the wave by launching the DWA Small Cap Technical Leaders Portfolio (DWAS) last week. The latest offering from the ETF powerhouse comes after … Continue reading

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