|Bid||180.60 x 800|
|Ask||183.08 x 900|
|Day's Range||181.22 - 181.70|
|52 Week Range||141.75 - 183.70|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|Expense Ratio (net)||0.07%|
American economy has been on a solid growth path. This is especially true as U.S. GDP growth expanded 4.1% annually in the second quarter, representing the fastest pace of growth in nearly four years. The number is almost double the revised Q1 growth rate of 2.2%. With this, GDP expanded 3.1% for the first half of the year.Source: Gage Skidmore via Wikimedia (Modified)
While most of the ETFs will likely benefit on the astounding Q2 GDP numbers, we have highlighted five funds with a solid Zacks ETF Rank #1 (Strong Buy) or 2 (Buy) and expected to outperform in the days ahead.
The U.S. stock market has started to feel the heat of summer in some corners. While the S&P 500 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average have seen a summer lull so far, the Russell 2000 index and Nasdaq Composite index have been burning with impressive gains of 3.6% and 3.5%, respectively, over the past one month.Source: Shutterstock
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Small-cap stocks and the corresponding exchange traded funds (ETFs) are on a tear. Over the past week, the widely followed Russell 2000 index is up nearly 3%, bringing its year-to-date gain to over 7%. By comparison, the large-cap S&P 500 is up just over 3% this year.
BioTelemetry’s (BEAT) net income has declined at a 3-year and 5-year average of 17% and 5.9% respectively. The company’s negative pre-tax margin changed from 5.5% in 2013 to 3.6% in 2017. The stock prices have beaten the diagnostics & research industry and S&P 500 between 2013 and 2017. The market cap had gained 373% between 2013 and 2017.
Wall Street has been on a roller-coaster ride this year. Yet, the small-cap segment of the broader market has been outperforming, defying extremely volatility. This is especially true as the Russell 2000 is nearing its record levels with just less than 1% away from its peak.Source: ShutterstockWhy Small Caps?
Small-cap stocks and the related exchange traded funds are often prized for their growth prospects and small-cap ETFs are explicitly dedicated to the growth factor, including the popular Vanguard Small-Cap ...
Although stocks have recently given back some of their short-term gains, the market big picture remains within the frame of momentum, which makes for a good environment to look to growth exchange-traded funds (ETFs).
The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Select Sector SPDR Technology, Vanguard Small-Cap Growth, iShares MSCI ACWI, EventShares U.S. Tax Reform and Vanguard Value
After negotiating on two versions of the bill already passed by the House and Senate, Republicans unveiled their final tax bill — which would reshape the tax code in three decades, making America more competitive. The Congress will vote on the legislation on Tuesday and sent it to President Donald Trump for his signature by the end of the year.Source: Shutterstock
The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Vanguard Small-Cap Growth, iShares S&P Small-Cap 600 Growth and Vanguard S&P Small-Cap 600 Growth
When you’re putting together a portfolio — whether you’re starting one tomorrow, or you’re looking to tinker with what you’ve got — there are a few basics that most investors aim for: U.S. stocks. International holdings. Fixed income.