US Equities

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

    June 17 2012 3:45 AM EDT

    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 EST

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

  • The Standard and Poor's building in New York
    S&P downgrades 24 Italian banks, financial firms

    October 18 2011 1:21 PM EDT

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

  • Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange
    World Stocks Rise After German Court OKs Greek Aid

    September 07 2011 7:43 AM EDT

    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 EDT

    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 Continue to Grow
    US ETF/ETN Assets Touch $1.08 Trillion in March, NSX Says

    April 05 2011 10:45 AM EDT

    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 EST

    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 EST

    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 EST

    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).