|Bid||14.37 x 8200|
|Ask||14.39 x 2500|
|Day's Range||14.31 - 14.38|
|52 Week Range||12.66 - 14.79|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|Expense Ratio (net)||0.60%|
In face of rising volatility and a prolonged low-yield environment despite talks of rising rates, investors are giving dividend stocks a second look, and with European economic fundamentals looking better ...
The ETF industry has lately been growing by leaps and bounds, with a smarter approach and new concepts. Amid the whole bunch of newer themes, socially relevant funds are in vogue. Companies that focus heavily on environmental, social and governance (ESG) practices are being desired by investors, if we go by BlackRock.Source: Flickr
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First Trust Advisors L.P. a global exchange-traded fund provider and asset manager, announced that the Mexican pension funds investment regulator, La Comisión Nacional del Sistema de Ahorro para el Retiro , has approved four additional First Trust ETFs for sale to Mexican funded pensions, known as AFORES.
ETFs may be gathering assets at a record pace, but not all funds are thriving. A record 42 exchange-traded funds are scheduled to close in September as issuers throw in the towel on products that failed to gain traction with investors.
Macy’s (M) operates Macy’s and Bloomingdale’s stores. The company’s sales fell between 2013 and 2016. Revenue fell 5% in 2016, compared with 4% in 2015. Online shopping and discount stores…
Cardinal Health’s (CAH) PE ratio of 16.0x compares to a sector average of 20.4x. The dividend yield of 2.9% compares to a sector average of 2.0%.
If we compare the performances of the defensive sectors, we can see that their YTD performance and one-year performances have been reasonably uniform with the exception of the energy and telecom sectors....
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