US Equities

  • 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.

  • Will Jefferies Survive the Economic Downturn?

    January 06 2012 11:50 AM

    Traders as well as longer term investors are continually nervous about Jefferies (NYSE: JEF), the largest independent investment bank in the US.

  • S&P downgrades 24 Italian banks, financial firmsS&P downgrades 24 Italian banks, financial firms

    October 18 2011 1:21 PM

    Standard & Poor's on Tuesday downgraded 24 Italian banks and financial institutions, citing renewed market tensions and lower economic growth prospects.

  • World Stocks Rise After German Court OKs Greek AidWorld Stocks Rise After German Court OKs Greek Aid

    September 07 2011 7:43 AM

    World stocks rose from a two-week low on Wednesday and the euro rebounded across the board after Germany's top court rejected lawsuits aimed at blocking Germany's participation in bailout packages for Greece and other euro zone countries.

  • Gold Price Set to Rally, Say Analysts

    September 06 2011 12:16 PM

    Wall Street analysts said Tuesday they expect another gold price rally on European sovereign debt concerns and worries of an overall economic slowdown.

  • US ETF/ETN Assets Touch $1.08 Trillion in March, NSX SaysUS ETF/ETN Assets Touch $1.08 Trillion in March, NSX Says

    April 05 2011 10:45 AM

    Assets in U.S. listed Exchange-Traded Funds (ETF) and Exchange-Traded Notes (ETN) rose about 31 percent in March, according to the latest data from National Stock Exchange.

  • 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.

  • 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).