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ETF Buzz

ETF Buzz

My favorite ETF reads this week, along with my ETF chart of the week!   Hertz, High Yield ETFs And The Fed by Peter Tchir “The Treasury has made money on their high yield ETF purchases so far and that includes any declines that the HTZ bonds experienced.”   It's Still...

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ETF Buzz

ETF Buzz

My favorite ETF reads this week, along with my ETF chart of the week!   How Oil ETFs Work by Lara Crigger “For ETFs in particular, contango can be a killer. As long as contango lasts, replacing contracts with more expensive contracts will mean the ETF must buy high...

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ETF Buzz

ETF Buzz

My favorite ETF reads this week, along with my ETF chart of the week!   Smaller ETF Issuers Unlock Diversification by Cinthia Murphy “As long as the smaller players bring out their best ideas, and get out there selling them with conviction, diversification in the ETF...

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Label This “Controversial”

Label This “Controversial”

This week, a group of six ETF issuers announced an initiative to better label exchange traded products.  The coalition includes iShares, Vanguard, and State Street (the "Big Three", who control 80%+ of the ETF market), along with Invesco, Schwab, and Fidelity.  The...

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ETF Buzz

ETF Buzz

My favorite ETF reads this week, along with my ETF chart of the week!   The Timely, Bear Market, Non-Transparent ETF Launch 10 Years in the Making by Hazel Sheffield "Non-transparent ETFs have showed up just as a decade long bull market has ended and whose spectacular...

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ETF Buzz

ETF Buzz

My favorite ETF reads this week, along with my ETF chart of the week!   Can Your ETF Go Negative? Is That Possible? by Dave Nadig "So yes, I believe, theoretically, you could have a negative NAV."   Low Volatility Doesn't Mean No Volatility by Ben Johnson "It can be...

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ETF Buzz

ETF Buzz

My favorite ETF reads over the past week, along with my ETF chart of the week!   All that drama about fixed-income ETFs was overplayed by Robin Wigglesworth “What if ETFs actually eased, rather than exacerbated, the market mayhem that broke out last month?”   With no...

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Coronavirus Killing ETF Myths

Coronavirus Killing ETF Myths

There was no ETF death spiral.  ETF liquidity didn’t evaporate.  The ETF tail didn’t wag the market dog.  Despite ETFs successfully passing numerous tests including the Dotcom crash, Global Financial Crisis, and more recently, a 20% drawdown in the fourth quarter of...

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