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Prices of bitcoin and ethereum haven’t done much to spark enthusiasm in recent weeks. That lethargy could be belying significant appreciation potential.
Preferred stocks are what’s known as hybrid securities, meaning the asset class displays both equity and fixed income characteristics.
Small-cap stocks and related exchange traded funds are taking a back seat to large-cap counterparts this year. The Russell 2000 Index has shed almost 5% over the past month. However, some market observers remain constructive on smaller stocks.
Generative artificial intelligence (AI) is the form of artificial intelligence that’s generating the most buzz this year. Its applications in media/content generation and video, among other related uses, is making life easier and more efficient for scores of freelancers and gig workers.
It might be hard to believe after the crypto winter of 2022, but monetary tightening by global central banks could be supportive of Bitcoin upside.
Environmental, social, and governance policies and investing have become targets of political derision. That doesn’t dampen the need for corporations and governments to pursue agendas tied to climate change and diversity, equity, and inclusion.
Artificial intelligence (AI) is widely viewed as the fuel for the rocket known as growth and technology stocks in 2023. While there is truth to that notion, there’s more to the story. Including the “magnificent seven” cadre of mega-cap growth names that are powering the market higher this year.
Many view growth stocks, including tech stocks, as sensitive to rising interest rates. Last year confirmed this thesis. That script has been flipped for the better this year as technology ranks as one of the best-performing groups in the S&P 500 despite multiple rate hikes by the Federal Reserve.
In arguably quiet fashion, active managers are performing admirably in 2023. An impressive percentage of active equity and fixed income funds beat their benchmarks in the first half of the year.
Managing a portfolio is about more than finding investments that do well – it’s about minimizing expenses as well. Advisors need to leverage tax-efficient investment strategies to help client’s reach their goals.
Join the experts from MUSQ, LLC and VettaFi as they discuss a first to market ETF with broad exposure to a rapidly growing industry.
As the artificial intelligence (AI) investment thesis continues evolving, one benefit accrued by investors will be that it becomes easier to identify winners and losers.
Bitcoin, the largest cryptocurrency by market value, is mired in a slump. The decision in the Greyscale case stoked optimism that the SEC will eventually, finally approve spot bitcoin ETFs. Still, the bitcoin slump has erased all of the upside generated by the court ruling.
Join VP of Research, Tim Urbanowicz, CFA and Director of Investment Strategy, Tom O’Shea, CFA as they delve into the investment process behind Innovator's seven strategic model portfolios, shedding light on how advisors can leverage these models to efficiently incorporate Defined Outcome ETFs™ into their business and drive scalability.
Why is now the time to consider investing in U.S. high yield bonds? At today’s yield levels, high yield bonds may generate income that few other fixed income exposures can match, with lower expected volatility than equities.1
Join JoAnne Bianco, CFA® and Ben Morris of BondBloxx for a discussion on opportunities with high yield bonds and why it’s essential to invest with precision in this asset class.
Recently, some clarity emerged on Nvidia (NASDAQ: NVDA) and Taiwan Semiconductor (NYSE: TSM) — two of the most important names in the semiconductor industry.
Growth stocks are getting the better of their value rivals this year. Still, that doesn’t mean exchange traded funds dedicated to value stocks are delivering losses. Rather, the opposite is true. It’s just that growth stocks are delivered better returns though the first eight months of the year.
The experts at NEOS Investments will take you beyond traditional investment options to the next evolution of income-focused ETFs that seek high monthly income and tax-efficiency across core portfolio exposures that may be less sensitive to current market risks.
An efficient avenue for asset managers and fund issuers to avoid regulatory scrutiny of products with the environmental, social, and governance (ESG) label is to ensure that those funds live up their ESG ETF billing. That can be accomplished with data-intensive approaches.
Join VettaFi’s Vice Chairman, Tom Lydon, and Dimensional’s Co-CEO and CIO Gerard O’Reilly for this special broadcast live from the Dimensional Studios.
Your most advanced competitors can efficiently deliver exceptional levels of tax optimization and portfolio personalization to every client, of every size. And they can show that they save or defer more in taxes than they charge most clients in fees. Join Smartleaf and VettaFi for a webcast unpacking what it takes to deliver personalization and tax optimization at scale.
Though it encountered some hiccups last month amid fears the Federal Reserve isn’t done raising interest rates, tech remains one of this year’s best-performing sectors. Some analysts believe there’s more upside to come for the S&P 500’s largest sector weight.
A slew of recent polls, studies, and surveys confirmed the importance and relevance of ESG investing to younger investors.
Tuesday brought a decision felt throughout the cryptocurrency ecosystem. The United States Court of Appeals ruled that Grayscale can convert GBTC into a spot bitcoin exchange traded fund.
Broadly speaking, equity-based strategies fueled the initial boom in environmental, social, and governance exchange traded fund proliferation. As a result, criticism lobbed at ESG investing has focused on equity-based ESG funds.
Advisors and investors typically allocate to index funds and exchange traded funds linked to well-known benchmarks, such as the S&P 500, in the name of diversification. After all, these funds are homes to hundreds of stocks and those sizable rosters imply some level of diversity.
International stocks and the related exchange traded funds have accumulated bum reputations after lengthy spells of underperforming domestic equivalents.
Generative artificial intelligence (AI) investing is taking the world by storm this year. With that, there are substantial, long-term investment implications.
Year-to-date, the largest exchange traded fund dedicated to real estate investment trusts (REITs) is saddled with a small loss, while the S&P 500 is higher by about 15%.
When it comes to large- and mega-cap stocks benefiting from the artificial intelligence (AI) craze, Alphabet (NASDAQ: GOOG), Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT), and Nvidia (NASDAQ: NVDA) are among the obvious choices.
Approval of a spot bitcoin exchange traded fund in the U.S. is one of the most widely anticipated and delayed events in the roughly three-decade history of the ETF industry.
In 2023, it’s fair to say that artificial intelligence (AI) is one of this year’s most captivating investment themes. Add to that, from the perspectives of adoption, applications, and investing, AI is still in its infancy. This indicates market participants will be hearing about it for years to come.
A murky economic picture may be on the horizon as forecasts indicate the possibility for a third quarter contraction. Markets may become increasingly more volatile should weaker earnings growth sour sentiment. Despite the gloomy potential, investors can seek tactical solutions to market woes through short-term, active strategies that attempt to utilize leveraged and inverse ETFs. Additionally, long-term tactical strategies that aim to weather the short-term storms and take advantage of coming rallies could potentially boost investor prospects.
For experienced and novice investors, there are myriad complexities associated with environmental, social, and governance (ESG) ratings and scoring.
Broader domestic equity benchmarks turned in impressive showings through the first seven months of the year. A significant portion of that bullishness comes thanks to large- and mega-cap growth stocks.
Due to the energy-intensive nature of the bitcoin mining process, many consider miners and the digital currency itself detractors to environmental, social, and governance (ESG) and sustainability objectives.
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AI is positioned to change not only how society operates, but how investing is done. Because AI can rely exclusively on data, it could become a powerful tool for bias-free investment decisions. Join the experts at QRAFT and VettaFi for a 30-minute LiveCast on July 25th as they dig into what AI means for investors.
Join the experts at Hartford Funds and VettaFi as they tackle why valuation matters and how a strategy focused on lower volatility, lower concentration, and lower valuation could help drive long-term returns.
Join VettaFi and the investment team from Motley Fool Asset Management as they explore how market dynamics have changed in recent decades—holding periods, active/passive split, trading frequency, and availability of information—and how they believe investors should adapt their mental framework to improve long-term results.
Wealthy market participants are flocking to this asset class in a significant fashion. Investors that have waded into the cryptocurrency space in incremental fashion and those building currently-small grubstakes may find this encouraging.
The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) could finally change its tune regarding spot Bitcoin exchange traded funds. A notable rally in the largest cryptocurrency fueled speculation. And data indicate large institutional players are increasing their Bitcoin holdings.
Discover the trends shaping the future of robotics and AI, gain valuable market intelligence, and unlock opportunities for growth in our upcoming webinar. Join our research team as they dive into the dynamic world of disruptive tech, discussing the quarterly performance of ROBO, HTEC & THNQ, and the latest developments in automation and AI.
Join the experts at KraneShares and VettaFi for a webcast covering how harness higher dividend yields without foregoing the growth and diversification afforded by the S&P 500 Index.
AI is primed to change many aspects about the way we live our lives – including investing. Investment decisions are best made with loads of data, and AI offers a unique opportunity to shed bias entirely and generate alpha through smart, data-driven decisions.. Join the experts at QRAFT and VettaFi for a webcast exploring how AI will change the face of investing
The US provides critical energy exports to the rest of the world, and midstream facilitates these exports. Liquefied natural gas and natural gas liquids could be part of an under-the-radar growth story.Join the experts at SS&C ALPS Advisors and VettaFi to learn more about looking beyond natural gas in a LiveCast on Monday July 10th, 12:30 pm ET.
Join the experts at Cambria and VettaFi to learn about a holistic approach to shareholder yield.
With June being Pride Month, advisors and market participants are paying renewed attention to strategies relevant to the LGBTQ+ community.