|Bid||0.00 x 1000|
|Ask||0.00 x 2200|
|Day's Range||27.98 - 27.98|
|52 Week Range||23.43 - 28.96|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||0.00|
|Expense Ratio (net)||0.12%|
Fears of a global economic slowdown saw the Dow Jones Industrial Average post five losing sessions in a row during early March, which is a reminder to investors that the volatility that racked the markets in the fourth quarter of 2018 could return at any time. “I don’t think investors are as aware of their home bias within fixed income.
This is the case for all asset classes, whether it's equities or fixed income. One of the challenging aspects advisors face with this more cautious investor is the plethora of options available, especially in the exchange-traded fund (ETF) space. Where are the opportunities in equities and bonds in ETFs given the current market landscape?
With 2018’s year-end sell-offs in U.S. equities, investors are giving value investing a closer look in 2019. While investors are flocking to safe haven assets like bonds, there’s still a need for products that capture the upside potential in U.S. equities. As a result of 2018’s bull market run, the quality factor often goes overlooked compared to growth and value, but with market volatility still a primary consideration and many investors favoring defensive sectors, quality stocks and the related ETFs are worth examining in 2019.
After years of sitting back and enjoying the ramp up in growth, investors are now getting a taste of the increased volatility that usually occurs towards the end of a bullish cycle. As many reevaluate their investment portfolios, one may consider quality exchange traded fund strategies to help smooth out the ride ahead. Looking at the slope of the yield curve, Bank of America Merrill Lynch argued that volatility could double in 2019 and believed that many investors, notably the millennials demographic, are unequipped to handle the sudden change up, CNBC reports.
Exchange traded funds that focus on quality companies are garnering more attention as investors look to take cover in these stormy conditions. “We’ve seen a lot more returns to quality stocks, to value ...
"Advisors are looking for a way to shorten up duration, and so one of the most successful conversations we've had this year is around JPST - our ultra-short duration fixed-income ETF. There's really almost a dual use case: somebody trying to pull in and shorten duration in a portfolio or take that one step out from cash to earn a little bit more than what they had been holding as cash on a portfolio," Jill DelSignore, Executive Director and Head of ETF Distribution at J.P. Morgan, said at the Charles Schwab IMPACT 2018 conference. The JPMorgan Ultra-Short Income ETF (JPST) can help investors shorten their duration exposure and provide an alternative for money market exposure.
Despite the recent hiccup in the equity market, U.S. stocks may continue to strengthen along with the expanding economy. Investors, though, may turn to quality companies and related exchange traded funds ...
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