|Bid||0.00 x 1000|
|Ask||0.00 x 2900|
|Day's Range||105.13 - 106.64|
|52 Week Range||104.97 - 121.12|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||0.93|
|Expense Ratio (net)||0.18%|
Needless to say, October hasn't been kind to U.S. stocks as the technology sector, in particular, has been getting trounced with the S&P 500 following the Nasdaq Composite into correction territory last week before pulling itself out in Tuesday morning's trading session.
Value stocks and the related ETFs could be valid ideas for those looking to avoid additional market turbulence. Conventional wisdom dictates that, over the long-term, value stocks outperform. Well, the length of the current bull market in U.S. stocks qualifies as “long-term,” and for much of this move higher, value stocks have been trailing their growth counterparts.
Value investing has long been associated with excess rates of return. Generally speaking, a value-oriented approach involves buying stocks that are cheap according to some measure of intrinsic value in hopes that they will one day appreciate to their fair value. Patience is a requirement, and the past decade has tested the strongest advocates of value investing.
Conventional wisdom dictates that, over the long-term, value stocks outperform. Well, the length of the current bull market in U.S. stocks qualifies as “long-term,” and for much of this move higher, value stocks have been trailing their growth counterparts. The iShares S&P 500 Value ETF (IVE) is higher by less than 1% while the S&P 500 is higher by more than 6%.
There were ample expectations for the opposite to be true heading into 2018, but value exchange traded funds continue lagging their growth and momentum counterparts this year. That could be an ominous ...
There are many ways to pick stocks to your portfolio, but two main categories that stocks can be subdivided into are growth stocks and value stocks. Growth stocks are considered those that have the potential to outperform the market over the long run due to their future potential, while value stocks are stocks that are […]