|Bid||42.66 x 27000|
|Ask||43.30 x 45900|
|Day's Range||0.00 - 0.00|
|52 Week Range|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|YTD Daily Total Return||13.76%|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||1.05|
|Expense Ratio (net)||0.12%|
Market volatility is the theme of the week for the major indices as U.S.-China trade concerns weigh on investors. Todd Rosenbluth, CFRA Head of ETF and Mutual Fund Research, joins Akiko Fujita on 'The Ticker' to discuss which low volatility ETFs are best to add to your portfolio.
Investors who are hoping that the U.S. and China will resolve their trade differences could consider opportunities in emerging market stocks and related ETFs. Emerging market ETFs like the iShares Core MSCI Emerging Markets ETF (IEMG) and Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF (VWO) have been among the hardest hit in the wake of the U.S.-China trade war, and as things are appearing to turn around, some investors may be willing to step back in to this global market segment. For example, fund manager J.P. Morgan Asset Management recently raised its outlook on global stocks, citing hopes for a breakthrough in the U.S.-China trade discussions, diminished risk of a U.S. recession and a moderately positive earnings outlook, Reuters reports.
The U.S. and China are progressing toward a truce in a prolonged trade war, potentially bringing some stability back to global markets. However, emerging market ETF investors should not count on a trade ...
Investors who are looking to diversify into the emerging markets should consider a core exchange traded fund position and supplement this with a satellite holding. "I think that an exposure to emerging markets probably ought to have a core and satellite structure to it," Dr. Burton Malkiel, Princeton Economist, said. Dr. Malkiel explained that a core emerging market position would include something like the Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF (VWO) or the iShares Core MSCI Emerging Markets ETF (IEMG) as they both provide broad developing market exposure at a cheap cost to investors.