US Utilities Ishares ETF (NY: IDU )
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No Rate Hike Translates Into Heightened Wall Of Worry
September 21, 2015
The Fed’s decision to not raise the fed funds rate at this time was ultimately taken by the market as a no-confidence vote on our economic health, which just added to the fear and uncertainty that was...
Ahead Of The Fed, Investors Ditch Utilities ETFs
September 17, 2015
One way or the other, the Federal Reserve will be making a decision on interest rates on Thursday. Either benchmark U.S. interest ...
What to Expect From Utilities ETFs if the Fed Gets Hawkish
September 16, 2015
It is widely known that among sectors, few are as sensitive to changes in interest rates as utilities. In fact, the Utilities Select Sector SPDR (NYSEArca: XLU) is the most negatively correlated to...
Fear And Uncertainty Hamper A Quick Turnaround In Stocks
September 08, 2015
In this weekly update, I give my view of the current market environment, offer a technical analysis of the S&P 500 chart, review our weekly fundamentals-based SectorCast rankings of the ten U.S....
Sector ETFs That Could Outperform on the Market Rebound
August 27, 2015
After a sudden market correction, investors my want to single out some sector-specific exchange traded funds to ride a potential rebound. According to Barclays, historical trends suggests that the...
Finally, Market Capitulation Gives Bulls A Real Test Of Conviction, Plus Perhaps A Buying Opportunity
August 25, 2015
The dark veil around China is creating a little too much uncertainty for investors, with the usual fear mongers piling on and sending the vast buy-the-dip crowd running for the sidelines until the...
IDU, DUK, EXC, AEP: ETF Inflow Alert
August 24, 2015
Symbols mentioned in this story: IDU, DUK, EXC, AEP Exchange traded funds (ETFs) trade just like stocks, but instead of ''shares'' investors are actually buying and selling ''units''. These ''units''...
High-Yield Dividend Stock ETFs May Deserve a Second Chance
August 20, 2015
High-yield dividend stocks and related exchange traded funds have been underperforming the market on speculation of higher interest rates, but without an immediate Federal Reserve rate hike, the...
ETF Flows Report for 08/18/2015
August 18, 2015
Currency Wars Take The Spotlight As Stock Investors Must Gauge Which News Is Relevant
August 16, 2015
The yuan is pegged to the dollar, and with the dollar so strong, every major floating currency and commodity is down a lot more than that. Deflation is now a real threat.
As a rather uninspiring earnings season starts to wind down, bullish investors eager for a significant catalyst from company reports instead have been left a bit flat-footed and disheartened.
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Best and Worst Sector ETFs for August
August 05, 2015
The month of August has historically been a poor month for equities. Nevertheless, exchange traded fund investors may do well with focusing on more conservative sectors while growth sectors languish....
Yield-Generating ETFs To Play If The Fed Stands Pat
July 31, 2015
The Federal Reserve has not explicitly stated it will hike rates, pushing off its decision to a later time. If the Fed keeps kicking the can down the road, investors may revisit high-dividend-paying...
Healthcare has been by far the best performing sector again this year, but Financials are starting to perk up. And looking forward, there is optimism that banks will do well in an environment of rising...
Seeking Refuge In Utility ETFs
July 27, 2015
Ten-year Treasury yields have surged nearly 28 percent over the past six months, a move that helps explain why the Utilities Select ...
Stocks Break Out From Their Holding Pattern As Global Uncertainties Begin To Settle Out
July 13, 2015
The SPDR S&P 500 Trust closed last week at 207.48, after finding solid support at the important 200-day simple moving average. And of course today it rallied strongly with the promising news out of...
ETF Chart of the Day: Utilities Light Up
July 10, 2015
As mentioned in our ETF Options recap this morning, XLU (SPDR Utilities Select Sector, Expense Ratio 0.15%) August 44 calls traded actively yesterday during a larger than normal sell-off in the sector...
Utilities sector exchange traded funds jumped Tuesday, trading back above its short-term trend line, as a major player raised dividends and the risk-off environment pushed investors back into...
Tuesday's ETF Movers: IDU, GXC
July 07, 2015
In trading on Tuesday, the iShares US Utilities ETF (IDU) is outperforming other ETFs, up about 1.6% on the day. Components of that ETF showing particular strength include shares of UIL Holdings (UIL),...
Slowest Sector ETFs of July
July 02, 2015
The month of July has historically been better than June for the equities market, but some areas and sector exchange traded funds can be left behind. According to analytics firm Kensho, the month of...
Why Utilities ETFs can Fall Further
June 26, 2015
The Utilities Select Sector SPDR (NYSEArca: XLU), Vanguard Utilities ETF (NYSEArca: VPU) and the iShares U.S. Utilities ETF (NYSEArca: IDU) have all posted double-digit losses this year, but the pain...
Two weeks ago, bulls seemed ready to push stocks higher as long-standing support reliably kicked in. But with just one full week to go before the Independence Day holiday week arrives, we will see if...
Utility ETFs Face Difficult Interest Rate Environment
June 03, 2015
The utility sector has cooled significantly this year as rising U.S. Treasury yields threaten to sink share prices even lower. The ...
Sector Rotation Model Stays Bullish, But Neutral Rankings And Technical Resistance Flash Caution
April 27, 2015
Last week, stocks cycled bullish yet again. In fact, the S&P 500, NYSE Composite, and NASDAQ each closed at record highs as investors positioned for the heart of earnings season in the wake of strong...
IDU, AEP, SRE, PCG: ETF Outflow Alert
March 20, 2015
Symbols mentioned in this story: IDU, AEP, SRE, PCG Exchange traded funds (ETFs) trade just like stocks, but instead of ''shares'' investors are actually buying and selling ''units''. These ''units''...
Noteworthy ETF Outflows: IDU, D, EXC, AEP
March 03, 2015
Symbols mentioned in this story: IDU, D, EXC, AEP Exchange traded funds (ETFs) trade just like stocks, but instead of ''shares'' investors are actually buying and selling ''units''. These ''units'' can...
Stocks Break Out Again But May Be Running On Fumes
March 02, 2015
Despite low trading volume, a strong dollar, mixed economic and earnings reports, paralyzing weather conditions throughout much of the U.S., and ominous global news events, stocks continue to march...
Notable Two Hundred Day Moving Average Cross - IDU
March 02, 2015
In trading on Monday, shares of the iShares US Utilities ETF (IDU) crossed below their 200 day moving average of $111.27, changing hands as low as $110.62 per share.. .