Monthly Archives: February 2016

Dow Is Only Index To Stay Above Water In February

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] 1. Moving the Markets U.S. stocks ended February on a sour note as oil prices rose and “the” meeting of G20 finance officials ended without pledges for joint action to stimulate sagging global economic growth. As I mentioned … Continue reading

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ETFs/Mutual Funds On The Cutline – Updated Through 02/26/2016

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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One Man’s Opinion: Does A Strong Labor Market In The US Mitigate Recession Risks?

Recessionary fears in the US are a little overworked, said Doug Gordon, Senior Portfolio Manager for Tactical Asset Allocation Strategies at Russell Investments. Recessionary fears were justified may be two months ago, but the strength of the US labor market … Continue reading

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New ETFs On The Block: Market Vectors Generic Drugs ETF (GNRX)

Breakthrough drugs generally attract investors’ attention in the pharmaceutical industry although generics make up bulk of the sales in most geographics. Average life expectancy is rising, thanks to the wonders of modern pharmacology, and pushing consumers toward generic versions of … Continue reading

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ETF/No Load Fund Tracker Newsletter For February 26, 2016

ETF/No Load Fund Tracker StatSheet ————————————————————- http://www.theetfbully.com/2016/02/weekly-statsheet-for-the-etfno-load-fund-tracker-newsletter-updated-through-02252016/ ———————————————————— Market Commentary SECOND STRAIGHT WEEK OF GAINS UPON CALM FRIDAY [Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] 1. Moving the Markets U.S. stocks ended mixed but posted a second straight week of gains Friday as oil prices … Continue reading

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Weekly StatSheet For The ETF/No Load Fund Tracker Newsletter – Updated Through 02/25/2016

ETF/Mutual Fund Data updated through Thursday, February 25, 2016 If you are not familiar with some of the terminology used, please see the Glossary of Terms.   1. DOMESTIC EQUITY MUTUAL FUNDS/ETFs: SELL — since 11/13/2015 Our main directional indicator, … Continue reading

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