The chart below shows the one year price performance of SLV, versus its 200 day moving average: Looking at the chart above, SLV’s low point in its 52 week range is $17.91 per share, with $23.84 as the 52 week high point – that compares with a last trade of $19.19. Comparing the most recent share price to the 200 day moving average can also be a useful technical analysis technique — learn more about the 200 day moving average . Exchange traded funds (ETFs) trade just like stocks, but instead of ”shares” investors are actually buying and selling ”units”. These ”units” can be traded back and forth just like stocks, but can also be created or destroyed to accommodate investor demand. Each week we monitor the week-over-week change in shares outstanding data, to keep a lookout for those ETFs experiencing notable inflows (many new units created) or outflows (many old units destroyed). Creation of new units will mean the underlying holdings of the ETF need to be purchased, while destruction of units involves selling underlying holdings, so large flows can also impact the individual components held within ETFs.
The Allure of the Taiwan ETF – Yahoo Finance
Send Thanks! A link has been sent. Done The Allure of the Taiwan ETF By ETFtrends.com 1 hour ago 0 shares Content preferences Done Taiwan is not a giant on par with Asian rivals, such as China and South Korea, but the countrys equity market and the relevant exchange traded funds offer opportunity for the conservative global investor. Insofar as Taiwan is still quite vulnerable to a military takeover by mainland China and its GDP rates thirty-fourth in magnitude internationally, the fact that Taiwanese stocks are outperforming those of China and South Korea thus far this year represents an enormous feat in the face of student-led demonstrations opposing Taipeis struggle to negotiate a bilateral trade pact with Beijing. Even so, favorable economic trends will proceed to buttress domestic equities against any further political flare-ups, said S&P Capital IQ . Investors can access Taiwanese stocks through several popular, diversified emerging markets ETFs, including the Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF ( VWO ) .
ETF Outlook: Consumer Staples Select SPDR ETF (XLP) – NASDAQ.com
Rather than treat this underperforming sector as a short side trading vehicle, my recommendation is to use a tool like our Portfolio Health Check to zero in on http://www.etftradingsignals.com the strongest and weakest stocks in the XLI and trade on the right side of the market with those bullish stocks. The Chaikin Power Bar below indicates that 5 stocks in the XLP have a bullish Power Gauge rating while 18 have a bearish rating. Investors who want some participation in this defensive sector should avoid the XLP ETF and buy the strongest stocks in the XLP, based on their Chaikin Power Gauge rating , preferably on short-term pullbacks. These stocks are likely to outperform the market and the XLP ETF itself. The Portfolio Health Check is an excellent tool to help zero in on the strongest stocks in any ETF and with the SPDR S&P Consumer Staples ETF a mixed bag of strong and weak industry groups, it is the most effective way to find profitable stocks in the XLP.
Big ETF Stories of the Week – Yahoo Finance
Send Thanks! A link has been sent. Done Big ETF Stories of the Week By ETFtrends.com 2 hours ago 0 shares Content preferences Done It was another week marked by escalating geopolitical tensions and select sectors again dragging on U.S. stocks. U.S. stocks rallied on Friday with Treasury yields careening to their lowest levels in 14 months.