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|The Invesco PowerShares Monthly ETF Report
Posted: 05 Nov 2009 01:40 AM PST
Market Performance: Month of October Strategy Focus: Fundamental Indexes: What are you weighting for? ETFs in Focus: PowerShares FTSE RAFI US 1500, Small-Mid Portfolio (PRFZ), PowerShares FTSE RAFI Developed Markets ex-U.S. Small-Mid Portfolio (PDN) PowerShares ETF Highlights
|Did someone say commission-free ETFs?
Posted: 05 Nov 2009 02:53 AM PST
In fact, four such funds were launched on Wednesday: The Schwab US Broad Market ETF, The Schwab US Large Cap ETF, The Schwab Small-Cap ETF and The Schwab International Equity ETF.
|MARKET MUSINGS & DATA DECIPHERING: GOLD-ILOCKS
Posted: 05 Nov 2009 03:29 AM PST
We are still contemplating the massive gold purchase by the Reserve Bank of India — the largest in at least 30 years that took up half of what the IMF intends to sell. Look for China to come in next.
Posted: 05 Nov 2009 04:24 AM PST
Nov. 5 (Bloomberg) — Banks that led the eight-month rally in U.S. stocks will double by the end of next year as investors bet on a recovery in profits, according to Dick Bove.
ETFDesk users see this as a potential opportunity to: buy KBW Bank ETF; buy SPDR-Financial; buy iShares DJ US Financial Sector;buy Rydex 2x S&P Select Sector Financial ETF; buy Direxion Financial Bull 3x Shares;
|House votes to expand homebuyer tax credit
Posted: 05 Nov 2009 06:31 AM PST
The House voted 403-12 Thursday to extend and expand the tax credit to include many buyers who already own homes.
ETFDesk users see this as a potential opportunity to: buy SPDR S&P Homebuilders ETF;
|POWERSHARES DB US DOLLAR INDEX BULLISH FUND
Posted: 05 Nov 2009 07:02 AM PST
DB Commodity Services LLC today announced it has filed a registration statement with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to register 100,000,000 additional shares of PowerShares DB US Dollar Index Bullish Fund (NYSE Arca: UUP) in order to meet investor demand. Creations of new shares in the fund are temporarily suspended pending clearance of the registration statement by the SEC, the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority and the National Futures Association and decla
ETFDesk users see this as a potential opportunity to: buy PowerShares DB US Dollar Index Bullish Fund;