• ETFs to Watch June 18, 2012 (BND, EUO, GREK)

    June 17 2012 3:45 AM

    Here is the ETF Professor's ETF Watch List for Monday June 18, 2012.The Global X FTSE Greece 20 ETF (NYSE: GREK) and the Vanguard MSCI Europe ETF (NYSE: VGK) will be in the spotlight.

  • How to Profit from Libya's Oil Rebirth

    January 06 2012 12:25 PM

    When political violence started in Libya in February 2011, it wasn't surprising to see oil production there drop.

  • Silver bullion
    Silver Prices Fall Late in Day on Profit-Taking, Fears about Europe

    September 13 2011 5:32 PM

    Silver prices fell in electronic trading Tuesday afternoon following a big 2.4 percent gain during floor trading as the possibility that Europe's industrial activity will plunge took some shine off the white metal.

  • Condor Resources up on Silver Discovery in Peru

    September 13 2011 11:02 AM

    Shares of Canada's Condor Resources Inc rose as much as 15 percent on Tuesday, a day after the base metal miner said it discovered high grade silver at its Peru project.

  • Gold Equities Have Lagged Gold Prices Year-to-Date

    September 12 2011 9:34 AM

    Gold equities have underperformed gold prices so far this year, providing an opportunity for investors hoping to ride the metal's bull run, a senior executive at BlackRock, the world's largest money manager, said on Monday.

  • Gold, Silver Mining Companies Post Broad-based Gains

    September 08 2011 4:30 PM

    Gold mining companies rose Thursday in U.S. trading along with the price of the yellow metal on increased purchases of bullion, an unexpectedly downbeat unemployment report and very little evidence that the domestic economy has much energy.

  • Libya: Fall of Tripoli
    How to Profit from a Gaddafi Defeat

    August 22 2011 7:04 AM

    Oil prices were falling on Monday as news broke that Rebel fighters were pouring into the Libyan capital of Tripoli in what seemed to be a final push to oust long time Libyan dictator Colonel Muammar Gaddafi.

  • More Interesting ETF Stats From 2010

    January 18 2011 11:47 AM

    ETFs still have a long way to go when it comes to global market dominance for risk assets Nicholas Colas, chief market strategist at ConvergEx group, said an interview with the Financial Times.

  • ETFs To Pounce On For An Apple Rebound

    January 18 2011 10:06 AM

    OK, you don't live in a cave so you know that Apple (Nasdaq: AAPL) co-founder and CEO Steve Jobs has taken a leave of absence for health reasons.

  • Housing Market Index Unchanged (XHB)

    January 18 2011 6:04 AM

    The NAHB Housing Market Index was just released and sentiment is unchanged for the third consecutive month. or January, the index showed a reading of 16, unchanged from previous two months.

  • Five ETF Earnings Plays For The Week Ahead

    January 17 2011 10:47 PM

    With earnings season set to kick into high gear this week, some sectors are going to see a bit more volatility than usual and the earnings calendar points to financials and tech as two prime areas for trading opportunities.

  • ETFs To Watch January 18, 2011 (QID, PALL, FXM, EPI)

    January 17 2011 3:10 PM

    Here is the ETF Professor's ETF Watch List for Tuesday January 18, 2011. Let's see if BP (NYSE: BP) can continue to lift the iShares MSCI United Kingdom Index Fund (NYSE: EWU).

  • Gold bracelets are displayed at a shop in Amman June in this file photo.
    India's gold demand likely to recover to pre-crisis level: WGC

    November 12 2010 6:37 AM

    Indian gold demand is likely to recover near to its pre-credit crunch level following the fall in demand in 2009, said World Gold Council (WGC) on Friday in a report titled India: Hear of Gold.