|Bid||0.00 x 0|
|Ask||0.00 x 0|
|Day's Range||46.87 - 48.02|
|52 Week Range||38.71 - 52.08|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|Expense Ratio (net)||0.69%|
Michael Hershey probably could have made a nice career out of selling real estate investments, but his clients needed more. “I started getting phone calls at night from clients, asking, ‘Can I afford this new car? Should I buy this sofa?’ ” says the JPMorgan advisor, who is Barron’s 21st-ranked advisor in Washington state.
Traditional emerging markets indexes, such as the MSCI Emerging Markets Index, are cap-weighted, meaning the largest companies in these indexes command the largest weights and so on. Cap-weighted emerging ...
Monday's stock rout is about more than the much-discussed hit to Facebook (FB) that's spread through the technology sector. The dog that isn't barking once again is the bond market. The Treasury benchmark 10-year note was basically unchanged, holding at a yield of 2.848%, while the iShares 20+ Year Treasury Bond ETF (TLT) is actually 0.25% lower in price.
Some market observers are increasingly enthusiastic about emerging markets equities. In a recent note, Goldman Sachs Asset Management (GSAM) said developing world stocks are attractive after last month’s ...
Low fees and brand recognition are among the reasons why advisors and investors embrace certain exchange traded funds. BlackRock Inc.’s iShares unit, the world’s largest ETF sponsor, is proving those factors ...
A Wells Fargo strategist in a Tuesday research note make the case that it may be time to give up the ghost, with more pain for dollar bulls in the offing, even if the bank doesn’t think that the buck will ...
Will Gold Lose Its Shine with the Spotlight on Bitcoin? Blockchain technology, the distributed ledger mechanism that underpins cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin, is genuinely innovative and could have wide-ranging applications across financial services and beyond. In the gold market, various players are exploring blockchain in the context of transforming gold into a ‘digital asset,’ tracking gold provenance across the supply chain, and introducing efficiencies into post-trade settlement processes.
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The emerging markets got hit especially hard in the broad market weakness, but that’s not a huge surprise considering the group tends to have a slightly higher beta than United States-based stocks, especially during times of panic. There is a perception that emerging-markets stocks carry higher risk than those based in developed countries, and while that may have a bit of truth to it, the overall generalization isn’t accurate. Also, anticipated growth in this space is higher than what is expected from the developed markets, which makes the emerging markets a lot more attractive.
Each day, Benzinga takes a look back at a notable market-related moment that occurred on this date. What Happened? On this day 31 years ago, Franklin Templeton launched the first-ever emerging markets ...
Jonathan Krinsky, MKM Partners chief market technician, discusses where the market rally can go from here and why it won't see any more volatility.