Saturday March 1, 2014
For those who like to know their options (choices, not derivatives) when it comes to specific ETFs for specific sectors, I've put together another list for you - transportation ETFs...
And if you want to see all of the lists of different sector ETFs, then you should check out the full list of ETFs by vertical.
Wednesday February 26, 2014
ALPS Funds rolled out a new innovative ETF yesterday...
- EQLT - The Workplace Equality Portfolio
The new fund tracks the Workplace Equality Index ad both the ETF and the benchmark hold publically-traded companies that support lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) equality in the workplace. Some of those companies include American Airlines, Barnes and Noble, and Wynn Resorts.
You can get full details about the fund on the EQLT microsite and as of today's close, the ETF is trading around $25.05.
Tuesday February 25, 2014
We have 3 new currency-hedged ETFs from iShares that launched earlier this month...
- HEFA - iShares Currency Hedged MSCI EAFE ETF
- HEWG - iShares Currency Hedged MSCI Germany ETF
- HEWJ - iShares Currency Hedged MSCI Japan ETF
Two of the funds are specific to Germany and Japan, but the other focuses on EAFE (Europe, Australia, and Far East) currencies. And all three ETFs will correlated with an MSCI index. You can get full details for each fund on the iShares website and the current trading prices are
- HEFA = $24.89
- HEWG = $24.75
- HEWJ =$24.33
And if you want to see similar currency funds, then check out the...
Tuesday February 18, 2014
Last week we chatted about iShares new treasury floating rate bond ETF (TFLO). And now we have a similar ETF from WisdomTree...
- USFR - WisdomTree Bloomberg Floating Rate Treasury Fund
The new ETF correlates with the Bloomberg U.S. Treasury Floating Rate Bond Index and has been trading for over two weeks now with a current trading price of $24.97. You can get full details for the fund on the WisdomTree Fact Sheet for USFR and if you want to see other t-bond funds, then check out the...