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2 Popular Minimum Volatility ETF Strategies
by Del Stafford, iShares By now, you’ve probably heard about the benefits of a minimum volatility (or, “min vol”) strategy and the ...
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The Price Action is Not QE-Like
  Think back to those QE days when the market went up day after day after day for months on end without more than a single pu ...
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This Time is Different ….This is Not What You Think
  by Guy Lerner, The Technical Take The very erudite Dr. John Hussman is as good as a market researcher as there is, and he d ...
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First Quarter Asset Class Performance (Bespoke)
Below is our key ETF matrix that highlights the performance of various asset classes during the first quarter.  As shown, the best ...
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Uncovering Equity Yield Traps
  by Stephen Petty, American Century Investments As the low interest rate environment persists, numerous uncertainties contin ...
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Current Market Volatility? Too Quiet
When you’re watching horror movies, the time to worry is when things become eerily quiet. Last Friday, the market’s own measure of ...
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Investor Sentiment: An Important Juncture
The article below is a guest contribution by Guy Lerner, writer of the Technical Take blog. There is a sense of incredulousness re ...
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High Dividend Payers the Place to Be
Bespoke Investment Group highlights that the average stock in the S&P 500 Index is down 6.4% since October 28 high. “We broke ...
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Whipsaw Traps (Hussman)
Whipsaw Traps October 30, 2011 by John P. Hussman, Ph.D., Hussman Funds Last week was a scorching "risk-on" week for the markets, ...
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US Equities: Market Bottom? (Ryan Lewenza Interview)
This online video features Ryan Lewenza, Vice President, US Equity Strategist, Portfolio Advice and Investment Research at TD Weal ...
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Downside Hedge Fund Bets On S&P500 Highest Since 2008
Who says hedge funds are ambivalent about the current market? As of last week, they have not been more bearish on the S&P sinc ...
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How to Make Money in Microseconds
How to Make Money in Microseconds by Donald Mackenzie (excerpt) Human beings can, and still do, send orders from their computers t ...
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Technical Talk: What to do? What to do?
The comments below were provided by Kevin Lane of Fusion IQ. “If you don’t create change, change will create you.” Mahatma Ghandi ...
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Stock Market - Divergence Alert
I posted an article on Friday, stating that the stock market still had a bullish bias, but that breadth was deteriorating. Breadth ...
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Treasury Market’s Perception of Recovery Path is Bullish, but Mind the Hurdles
This post is a guest contribution by Asha Bangalore, vice president and economist at The Northern Trust  Company. The 10-year Trea ...
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