Monthly Archives: April 2011

5 ETF Model Portfolios You Can Use – Updated through 4/26/2011

It was up, up and away as far as our model portfolios was concerned with the worst one “only” gaining 2% during the past 4 trading days. Especially the income portfolio rocketed higher by gaining over 3%. Obviously, there is … Continue reading

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Getting High On Silver ETFs

Silver ETFs have been the hot ticket item outperforming just about any other investment with put and call options setting a single-day volume record yesterday, according the WSJ (subscription required): Silver stole the show in the options market Monday, as … Continue reading

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Mutual Funds On The Cutline – Updated as of 4/25/2011

Here’s the latest update, which includes the Cutline pricing information after a week of market gains. Not surprising, equity funds showed strong upward momentum over the past few trading days: RYAZX (small value) moved from -15 to +3 FAIRX (mid-cap … Continue reading

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Crop-Focused ETFs

It’s no secret that energy and food prices have been the fastest rising component of the monthly CPI report. As a result, investors have poured money into crop-focused ETFs at an alarming rate, as the WSJ (subscription required) reports in … Continue reading

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ETFs On The Cutline—Updated through 4/21/2011

This week, you’ll notice again that ETFs do not remain in the same position in relation to the cutline for very long when market weakness or strength sets in. With the last few trading days having been bullish, some ETFs … Continue reading

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A New Waste Management ETF (WSTE)

A new Waste Management ETF has been launched according to “Global X Funds Launches Waste Management ETF (WSTE):” Global X Funds, the New York based provider of exchange traded funds (ETFs), today launched the Global X Waste Management ETF (Ticker: … Continue reading

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