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New ETFs On The Block: Cambria Global Asset Allocation ETF (GAA)

Cambria Investment Management, the CA-based exchange-traded fund issuer better known for its alternative investment strategies (or Alts), did an encore recently by taking the “low-fee” concept a step further: it launched a zero-fee fund. Cambria’s latest product – Cambria Global … Continue reading

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Equity Indexes Rally On Fed Stimulus Decision; Are We Facing Another Bubble?

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] Extending their winning ways for the third straight session after the US Federal Reserve opted for a third round of quantitative easing to boost growth, the S&P 500 rallied to its highest level since 2007 Thursday. … Continue reading

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Weekly Round-Up: Indexes Trading At Multi-Year Highs, Fundamentals Looking Better; Europe And Energy Prices Worry

US markets lost some of the sheen on Friday though performance for the week remained steady. Most of the indexes are either at a multi-year high or at  sniffing distance from them. Commodities got some pounding though during the week. … Continue reading

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The Calm Before the Storm—Stay In Cash Or Retreat to Safer Non-Equity ETFs

[Chart courtesy of MarketWatch.com] Markets continued to ride yesterday’s reversal, as major index ETFs and commodities such as gold and oil posted sizeable gains (S&P 500 up 1.79%, oil up 5.35%) while volatility subsided (VIX down over 7.5%). However, this … Continue reading

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High Volume ETFs On The Cutline – Updated Through 6/15/2011

While Tuesday’s rebound raised hopes of a turn in short-term market direction, Wednesday’s sharp drop put an end to that hope – at least for the time being. Weakness in all areas of the market becomes especially clear in the … Continue reading

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High Volume ETFs On The Cutline – Updated Through 6/8/2011

With the continued selloff, today’s High Volume ETF Cutline report offers some interesting insights in where the markets might be headed. To clarify, High Volume (HV) ETFs are defined as those with an average daily volume of $10 million or … Continue reading

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