|Bid||0.00 x 0|
|Ask||0.00 x 0|
|Day's Range||45.93 - 46.26|
|52 Week Range||33.94 - 47.93|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|Expense Ratio (net)||0.69%|
The last full trading week of 2017 will see tax reform and a smattering of economic and corporate news on the calendar as investors look to finish a strong year for markets with more gains.
A recent performance setback in local bond markets has led some investors to fear that the recovery cycle may be short-circuiting. After a strong run in emerging markets through the first nine months of 2017, a recent performance setback in local ...
Emerging market ETF investors have long kept an eye out on the Federal Reserve’s monetary policies as a stronger U.S. dollar has exhibited a negative effect on EM assets, but this time may be different. ...
Emerging market stocks have outpaced their developed market peers by about 10 percentage points this year, as the iShares MSCI Emerging Markets exchange-traded fund (EEM) has rallied 32% this year to the SPDR S&P 500 ETF's (SPY) 20% rise. In a recent report, Lapthorne notes that the weak dollar is the source of emerging markets' outperformance and says the trend is becoming to look tired. Much of the recent weakness has come from a sell-off in companies with the poorest balance sheets, which had been big winners for much of the year. "This is hardly a disaster yet, but with balance sheet related problems and events becoming more common across the newswires, this is certainly one to watch, as stronger (or indeed no longer falling) US dollar and Emerging Market debt problems often go hand in hand," the Lapthorne writes.
Welcome to the world, bitcoin futures! As expected, futures surged as trading kicked off in the cryptocurrency. Meanwhile, stocks continue to rip higher.
Even as emerging market equities have posted a banner year in 2017, some are concerned about troubles developing in the near term.
The “Fast Money” traders share their final trades for the day including iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF, ProShares UltraShort 20+ Year Treasury, PowerShares DB US Dollar Index and Freeport-McMoRan.