|Bid||23.7500 x 2700|
|Ask||23.7700 x 800|
|Day's Range||23.7500 - 23.8419|
|52 Week Range||23.4300 - 25.9800|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|Expense Ratio (net)||0.45%|
As discussed in the previous section, Guess (GES) surged 28% on March 22, 2018, after reporting strong fourth-quarter earnings and issuing upbeat guidance. The results were able to stop the slide in Guess stock, which jumped to YTD (year-to-date) gains of 18% as compared to a loss of 8% before the results. VF (VFC), Gap (GPS), Skechers (SKX), and Tapestry (TPR) fell 3%, 2.9%, 2.9%, and 1.9%, respectively, probably driven by fears of a trade war.
The prospect of higher-than-expected rates hike and rising bond yields have diminished the appeal of dividend stocks and ETFs. This is because the smart beta strategy helps to capture market inefficiencies in a transparent way by adding extra metrics like volatility, revenue, earnings, momentum, equal weight and other fundamental factors to the market cap or rules-based indices.
While the dividend space has been crowded, we have highlighted five smart beta dividend ETFs for investors seeking good yields as well as returns in a rocky market.
Jon Maier, Chief Investment Officer, Global X sat down with Julie Cooling, Founder & CEO, RIA Channel to discuss their suite of income, thematic, country funds, and factor-based ETFs.
The stock market bulls are playing hide and seek as the Dow Jones Industrial Average has been trading in wild swings this week. The blue-chip index fluctuated in a range of 1,600 and 1,200 on Monday and Tuesday, respectively, marking the two biggest intraday ranges in history. The index also swung in a range of more than 500 points on Wednesday, indicating heightened volatility.Source: Shutterstock
Retail REIT Regency Centers (REG) saw its revenue grow 8% in 2016, compared with 6% in 2015. The growth was driven by minimum rent, recoveries from tenants, and other income.…
Investors could make a near-term play on rate sensitive sectors in the basket form, as these will continue to trade smoothly if interest rates remain steady.
Overseas stocks are taking a breather, which could set up an opportunity for investors to add or increase international exposure.