|Bid||66.00 x 900|
|Ask||77.18 x 800|
|Day's Range||71.33 - 72.35|
|52 Week Range||61.01 - 74.95|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||0.87|
|Expense Ratio (net)||0.32%|
Why Jeffrey Gundlach Thinks We're Still in a Bear Market(Continued from Prior Part)A shift in narrative In the first quarter of 2018, there was a narrative of synchronized global expansion. In January, the IMF (International Monetary Fund) raised
Investors in funds that track MSCI indexes will soon have more exposure to China stocks and a brutal totalitarian regime.
Despite one of the best starts to the new year, stock ETF investors may not be as enthusiastic as they use to be with heightened risks in an aging bull market. According to Bank of America Merrill Lynch, a $10 billion wipeout in the market's over the past week compounded the worst start to a year for equity flows since 2008, Reuters reports. BAML analysts pointed out that just over $60 billion has been pulled out of equities this year and almost $80 billion has flowed out of developed markets.
Global equity ETFs weakened Thursday as weak data on China, the world's second largest economy, and tempered expectations on trade talks between the U.S. and China weighed on markets. On Thursday, the iShares MSCI ACWI ETF (ACWI) fell 0.2% and the Vanguard Total World Stock ETF (VT) dropped 0.1%. The most recent data revealed Chinese factory activity declined to a three-year low and China's export orders decreased at their fastest pace since the global financial downturn a decade ago, fueling concerns of a slowdown in the Chinese economy and its impact on global markets, Reuters reports.
Gundlach: Could US Economic Indicators Be Signaling a Recession?(Continued from Prior Part)Leading indicators After being asked about the timing of the next recession during his interview with Yahoo Finance, Jeffrey Gundlach said that while the
US-China Trade Deficit Narrows: Will It Please Trump?China’s trade dataOn February 14, China released its January trade data. China’s exports in US dollar terms rose 9.1%, while its imports fell 1.5% YoY (year-over-year). The data were better
It is not a stretch to say that, by now, most investors know that last year was hard on international stocks and the related exchange traded funds (ETFs). When 2018 drew to a close, the MSCI EAFE Index ...
Emerging-market ETFs have seen inflows for 14 consecutive weeks, the longest streak of inflows in a year. Developed-nation ETFs are seeing outflows.
Like many market participants, J.P. Morgan (JPM) also feels that China (MCHI) needs to do much more to stimulate its economy. As reported by CNBC, J.P. Morgan asset management’s global market (ACWI) strategist, Hannah Anderson, said China needs “a little more aggressive easing” than its government has done so far. Goldman Sachs (GS) recently cut its outlook on metals (XME) due to China’s deceleration.
Hedge Funds beat markets in 2018, dodging all worries. These ETFs should be useful for investors looking to replicate those market legends.
In a new report, we examine the growing opportunities for investors to gain exposure to China’s equity and bond markets, from key policy changes to their inclusion in equity and fixed income benchmarks. China’s economic engine accounts for roughly a fifth of global output, yet foreign investors own a mere fraction of the mainland markets’ stocks and bonds due to years of restrictive government policies. The progress has given global index providers more confidence to include mainland China stocks and government bonds in benchmarks.