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The ADP February jobs report was published on March 7, 2018. It offered a deeper insight into the employment trends across different sectors in the US employment market. This report is prepared by ADP, a human resource management solutions provider, in collaboration with Moody’s Analytics.
Previously announced changes to the telecommunications sector, including renaming that sector as communications services, will take full effect in late September, but some issuers of exchange traded funds ...
The Conference Board uses the average weekly unemployment claims as a key constituent of its LEI (Leading Economic Index). An optimal level of employment is one of the key ingredients for a healthy economy, and rising unemployment is a red flag for the economy and could eventually lead to a recession. The Conference Board thus uses weekly claims data (instead of monthly non-farm payrolls) because weekly claims, when adjusted for seasonality, can provide a more accurate account of the underlying economic conditions.
Passive investing requires more work than the term suggests—especially now, as the exchange-traded fund complex reacts to changes in the S&P Dow Jones and MSCI indexes that will be fully implemented by Sept. 28. The telecommunications sector will be renamed "communication services" broadened and to include companies previously categorized as consumer discretionary and information-technology stocks. ETFs track indexes, of course, and as indexes change, so too do ETFs.
The ADP January jobs report, which offers insight into employment trends, was published on January 31. The ADP report is prepared by ADP, a human management solutions provider, in collaboration with Moody’s Analytics. Mark Zandi, the chief economist of Moody’s Analytics, said that the job market’s strong start in 2018 could mean that 2018 could be the eighth consecutive year where the US economy has added more than two million jobs.
Jan van Eck, CEO, and Gabor Gurbacs, Director, Digital Assets Strategy, at VanEck, recently responded to questions regarding the potential and the challenges of the digital assets and current bitcoin boom. What are digital assets? Digital assets are based on a shared database technology called “distributed ledgers” and represent a variety of uses.
Later this year, Standard & Poor's and MSCI, two of the dominant providers of indexes for exchange-traded fund and index funds, will unveil changes to several major sectors as part of alterations to the ...
According to the employment report, job growth was robust across all the sectors except for the information (VGT) sector, which saw 4,000 job losses in December and over 50,000 job losses in 2017.
Earlier this year, Standard & Poor's and MSCI Inc., two of the largest providers of indexes for use by issuers of exchange traded funds, announced they were considering changes to the construction of some ...
While risk-takers will eschew broader-scoped exchange-traded funds (ETFs) for the glory (and profits) of individual stocks, ETFs are a relevant component of any investing strategy. While the profit potential is greatest with a bet on a single company, the opposite is also true. Over the long run, the law of averages makes choosing the best Vanguard ETFs particularly compelling.
Despite its volatility and risk, technology is a profitable area to out your money in, with plenty of high growth and good value options. Today, we???ve highlighted three tech stocks that sit at a #1 (Strong Buy) on the Zacks Rank, and boast strong growth and value fundamentals.
The new iPhone X will feature a stunning new design and plenty of extras, which will give it a major upgrade over its predecessors.
In the traditional slow period of the year, many investors have engaged in the time-honored tradition of "Sell in May," capitalizing on defensive and high-yielding sector exchange traded funds ...
Sometimes, few if any surprises with investments are a good thing. Likewise, predictability is not a negative. Such is life for the iShares U.S. Technology ETF (NYSE: IYW ). With a gain of about 1 percent ...
The Zacks Analyst Blog Highlights: Apple, iShares Dow Jones US Technology ETF, Select Sector SPDR Technology ETF, Vanguard Information Technology ETF and MSCI Information Technology Index ETF