135.33 -1.62 (-1.19%)
After hours: 4:39PM EST
|Bid||136.95 x 200|
|Ask||137.32 x 600|
|Day's Range||136.81 - 137.25|
|52 Week Range||114.96 - 137.38|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|Expense Ratio (net)||0.04%|
Vanguard Group, best known for pioneering index investing, said Tuesday that it intends to debut six quant stock exchange-traded funds in the new year.
The flash manufacturing PMIs are economic indicators that show the market's preliminary expectation for the manufacturing PMI for November 2017.
Japan’s services PMI (EWJ) (DXJ) rose solidly in October 2017. It stood at 53.4 in October 2017 compared to 51.0 in September 2017.
Money management giant Vanguard Group has quadrupled in size since its last shareholder meeting in 2009. But a new gathering Wednesday in Scottsdale, Ariz. attracted fewer attendees than chairs.
Passive investing has become an increasingly popular strategy for investors, as a combination of years of smooth, drama-free gains and persistent momentum winners have made more expensive, active strategies unpopular.
The role of skill — the ability to consistently buy and sell the right investments at the right time — is far smaller than most any of us realize or want to admit.
The International Monetary Fund (or IMF), in its "World Economic Outlook" (or WEO) released in October, upgraded the economic forecast for the United Statess for 2017.
The International Monetary Fund or IMF publishes the "World Economic Outlook" or WEO report biannually, in April and September or October, and it publishes two updates in January and July.
The iShares MSCI All Country World Index ETF (ACWI), which tracks the performance of the global economy, rose nearly 2% so far in October 2017.
Before choosing a currency-hedged foreign-stock fund, it's important to understand the mechanics of hedging and the various outcomes that can occur.
Exchange-traded funds are heavyweights in the U.S. equity market, with some stocks having as much as 25% or 36% of their shares held by ETFs. But the average figures are much lower.
According to a report provided by the National Bureau of Statistics of China, on a yearly basis, China’s retail sales rose 10.3% in September compared to a 10.1% rise in August 2017.
According to the report provided by Markit Economics, Japan’s services PMI (EWJ) (DXJ) stood at 51.0 in September 2017 compared to 51.6 in August 2017.
Japan’s manufacturing PMI stood at 52.90 in September 2017, compared to 52.20 in August 2017. The PMI figure beat the preliminary market estimation of 52.5.