RECENT US Equity ETFs RESEARCH
The recent gubernatorial elections in Jakarta, Indonesia, provided surprising results that appear to fall in line with international populist trends.
The second and final round of the French election will be held on May 7, 2017, among the two remaining candidates. The first round met market expectations.
Economic activity in Brazil (EWZ) has been slow as it tries to emerge from its deep recession in 2016. But consumer and business confidence is improving.
Global investors should monitor economic indicators to identify short-term economic trends and changes in market sentiments.
The stock market in Turkey rose slightly as the people of Turkey voted for new President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan by a margin of 2.7% on April 16, 2017.
US stocks have posted low or negative returns this April, though markets had been surging at the start of 2017 on positive macroeconomic data.
The Chinese economy is expected to grow 6.5% in 2017 as it undertakes fiscal stimulus measures and monetary policy changes. China is currently struggling to improve the pace of its economic growth.
Emerging markets are becoming increasing important in the global economy, as they account for about 75% of global output and consumption.
In this series, we’ll take a look at the global final manufacturing PMIs and services PMIs for March 2017. These indicators help us understand the business condition of an economy.
According to Steve Forbes, big and bold tax cuts could boost investment sentiment for 2018.
The US healthcare system is unique in the developed world as it lacks a uniform system and, according to Emanuel, had been largely inefficient before Obamacare.
Consumer confidence levels in India rose to 136 in 4Q16 as compared 133 in 3Q16, according to Nielsen’s global consumer confidence index report.
In this series, we’ll discuss the many advantages of high yield bonds, their correlation with other asset classes, the rise of global high yield markets, and why high yield bonds should command a place in a portfolio.
Global recovery and resilient domestic demand are expected to support Eurozone (EZU) (FEZ) recovery in 2017.
In this series, we’ll take a look at the final US GDP growth rate for 4Q16. We’ll also look at US consumer confidence and US consumer sentiment for March 2017.
The technology sector’s growth has mostly been driven by consumers from others sectors, as they depend on technology to facilitate their smooth functioning.
The S&P 500 Index (SPY) (QQQ) showed a weaker performance in March 2017 with returns of nearly -1.4%.
The recent fallout surrounding healthcare reform efforts in the United States is raising doubts in the minds of investors.
In a recent interview on March 16, 2017, on CNBC’s Closing Bell, billionaire investor Howard Marks shared his views about investment expectations in a low interest rate environment.
The U.S.-oriented Morningstar® Wide Moat Focus IndexSM (MWMFTR, or “U.S. Moat Index”) continued its strong start to the year by outperforming the S&P 500® Index (5.15% vs. 3.97%) in February.…