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New ETFs On The Block: Wisdomtree Korea Hedged Equity ETF (DXKW)

WisdomTree, the New York-based fifth largest exchange-traded fund issuer with about $38 billion in assets under management and 55 different products, has launched its sixth currency-hedged equity ETF. The latest product – the WisdomTree Korea Hedged Equity Fund (DXKW), is … Continue reading

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Tech Shares Decline As Apple Slumps; S&P 500 Touches 1,500 Level; Europe Rises On Upbeat PMI Data

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] The major market indexes mostly rose Thursday, with the Dow Jones gaining for a fifth day and the S&P 500 briefly topping the 1,500 mark as an unexpected drop in unemployment claims and upbeat corporate results … Continue reading

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Fiscal Cliff Regression As Negotiations Stall; Europe Rises On German Data

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] Stocks turned lower after a two-day rally, pulling the S&P 500 down from a two-month high, as negotiations to avert deep spending cuts and tax hikes hit a rocky patch, fuelling concerns the economy may go … Continue reading

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Last Hour Lift-A-Thon Saves The Day; Europe Turns Lower

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] US market indexes staged a late-session comeback Monday that erased early losses to end marginally higher after the technology sector rallied to lift major equity averages. It was the usual afternoon lift-a-thon we have become accustomed … Continue reading

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Treasury Yields Fall To Erase Fed-Fueled Jump; US Equities Stuck On Growth Worries

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] US equities mostly closed lower even as blue-chip stocks managed to cling onto modest gains after economic reports from the US, China, Japan and Europe increased concern the global economic recovery is worsening. Chinese manufacturing slowed … Continue reading

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ETFs On The Cutline – Updated through 5/6/2011

With the equity markets losing steam last week, ETFs around the cutline (trend line) were affected by increased volatility and surprising moves occurred. As I pointed out, you need to look for momentum figures to not only be on the … Continue reading

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