|Bid||26.45 x 1800|
|Ask||27.34 x 34100|
|Day's Range||26.48 - 26.57|
|52 Week Range||21.10 - 27.17|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||13.35|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||0.97|
|Expense Ratio (net)||0.48%|
Mark Yusko, Morgan Creek Capital Management CEO and CIO, discusses why he recommends investors look at Chinese stock market even as trade tensions with China ramp up.
A Dow Theory bull market was just confirmed on April 3rd when the Dow Industrials and Dow Transportations both closed above their February highs, observes Mary Anne and Pamela Aden, editors of The Aden Forecast.
Economic data and trade deal breakthrough hopes have seen bulls return to Asia-Pacific markets this week. Trade the region using these three ETFs.
The iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF (NYSE: EEM) actually outperformed the S&P 500 by nearly 2.5 percentage points in January. For emerging market investors, this recent rally is sorely needed as EM equity took a beating in 2018. Using the Emerging Markets Stocks ETFs Q-Folio—an AI-based portfolio model from research platform Quantamize—we can see which emerging markets we should consider going over- or underweight in our portfolios.
"If you want to see capitalism in action, go to Hong Kong." ~ Milton FriedmanHong Kong has come a long way. As a British colony, it was described as a “barren rock” by former British foreign secretary and prime minister Lord Palmerston.
For the first time in nearly three decades, Pacific rim leaders were unable to reach agreement on a joint declaration regarding world trade at the Asia-Pacific Summit held in Papua New Guinea over the weekend. The world's two largest economies, the United States and China, refused to budge on language in a final statement. The United States wanted the declaration to use decisive wording about unfair trade practices, such as intellectual property theft and forced technology transfers, which it accuses China of engaging in.
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China’s Shanghai Composite Index lost strength at the end of last week and started this week on a mixed note. On July 31, the Shanghai Composite Index opened lower and gained strength as the day progressed.
China’s Shanghai Composite Index rose at the beginning of last week but trimmed some of the gains by the end of the week. On Monday, the Shanghai Composite Index opened the day lower and closed the day with limited losses.
China’s Shanghai Composite Index started this week on a stronger note and gained in the first two trading days. However, the market lost strength as the week progressed amid the weak market sentiment. On July 27, the Shanghai Composite Index opened the day lower and maintained the mixed sentiment throughout the day. Market sentiment
China’s Shanghai Composite Index pulled back on Wednesday and broke the three-day gaining streak. On July 26, the Shanghai Composite Index opened the day on a mixed note and declined as the day progressed.
After trading with mixed sentiment last week, China’s Shanghai Composite Index started this week on a stronger note and moved higher as the week progressed. On July 25, the Shanghai Composite Index opened the day higher but closed the day almost flat.
China’s Shanghai Composite Index regained strength at the end of last week and closed the week almost flat. Carrying forward the strength, the Shanghai Composite Index started this week on a stronger note by closing higher on Monday. On July 24, the Shanghai Composite Index opened the day higher and rose to one-month high price levels.
Famed investor Jim Rogers is again getting involved in the exchange traded products space, lending his name to a new global macro exchange traded fund of ETFs. The new ETF is “based on macroeconomic factors by leveraging the capabilities of AI and the multidecade expertise of Jim Rogers to find, track and project leading economic indicators,” according to a statement. Rooted in artificial intelligence capabilities, BIKR is an actively managed ETF.
After breaking the four-week gaining streak last week, China’s Shanghai Composite Index started this week on a weaker note and declined in the first three trading days. However, the Shanghai Composite Index opened higher on May 31 and rebounded from 19-month low price levels reached on Wednesday.
Global Markets Are Weak amid Geopolitical Concerns on May 30Economic calendar 8:15 AM EST: US ADP non-farm employment change (May) 8:30 AM EST: US GDP (Q1) 8:30 AM EST: US goods trade balance (April) 2:00 PM EST: Beige Book 4:30 PM EST: US API weekly crude oil stock 7:01 PM EST: UK GfK consumer confidence (May) 7:50 PM EST: Japan’s industrial production (April) 9:00 PM EST: China’s manufacturing PMI (May) 9:00 PM EST: China’s non-manufacturing PMI (May)
Italy's Political Tensions Impact Global MarketsEconomic calendar 10:00 AM EST: US CB Consumer Confidence (May) 10:30 AM EST: US Dallas Fed Manufacturing Business Index (May) 12:30 PM EST: European Central Bank Lautenschlaeger speaks 7:50 PM EST: Japan’s retail sales (April) 8:00 PM EST: Bank of Japan Governor Kuroda speaks
Global Markets Are Mixed, Oil Is Weak amid Supply ConcernsEconomic calendar 8:30 AM EST: US core durable goods orders (April) 9:15 AM EST: European Central Bank Coeuré speaks 9:20 AM EST: Bank of England Governor Carney speaks 9:20 AM EST: US Fed Chair Powell speaks 10:00 AM EST: US Michigan Consumer Expectations (May) 10:00 AM EST: US Michigan Consumer Sentiment (May) 11:45 AM EST: US FOMC member Bostic speaks 11:45 AM EST: US FOMC member Kaplan speaks 1:00 PM EST: US Baker Hughes oil rig count 3:20 PM EST: German Bundesbank President Weidmann speaks
Global Markets Are Impacted by US Auto Tariff Threats on May 24Economic calendar 7:30 AM EST: ECB’s policy meeting summary 8:30 AM EST: US initial jobless claims 10:00 AM EST: US existing home sales (April) 10:30 AM EST: FOMC member Bostic speaks 1:00 PM EST: Bank of England governor Carney speaks 2:00 PM EST: FOMC member Harker speaks 7:30 PM EST: Japan’s Tokyo core consumer price index (May)
Global Markets: Increased Caution, Trump Brings UncertaintyEconomic calendar 9:45 AM EST: US manufacturing PMI (purchasing managers’ index) (May) 9:45 AM EST: US Markit composite PMI 9:45 AM EST: US services PMI (May) 10:00 AM EST: US new home sales (April) 10:30 AM EST: US crude oil inventories 2:00 PM EST: US FOMC meeting minutes 2:15 PM EST: FOMC member Kashkari speaks China
Global Markets Are Mixed on May 22, Commodities Move HigherEconomic calendar 6:00 AM EST: UK CBI industrial trends orders (May) 10:00 AM EST: US Richmond Manufacturing Index (May) 10:00 AM EST: US Richmond Services Index (May) 4:30 PM EST: US API weekly crude oil stock 8:30 PM EST: Japan’s manufacturing purchasing managers’ index (May)
Global Risk Appetite Improved, Trade War Concerns EasedEconomic calendar 8:30 AM EST: US Chicago Fed National Activity (April) 12:15 PM EST: US FOMC member Bostic speaks 2:05 PM EST: US FOMC member Harker speaks 5:30 PM EST: US FOMC member Kashkari speaks