Damage Control For ETFs

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The major index ETFs managed some damage control over the past week to reduce the losses sustained in the month of August to -5.65% for the S&P 500, which was its worst month since May 2010. It could have been a lot worse, as fears that the economy was headed back into a recession, along with worries about the European …

Major Market ETFs In Recovery Mode

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No negatives with any impact on the markets could be found today, as the major market ETFs shifted into recovery mode in part by driven by relief that Hurricane Irene’s damage appeared to be less than expected while, at the same time, consumer spending was stronger than expected. Adding to that bullish menu was renewed hope that the Fed may …

Equity ETFs Remains In Bear Market Territory; ETF Master Cutline List – Updated Through 8/26/2011

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Despite last week’s sharp market rebound in equity ETFs, it remains to be seen if that action was simply a sucker’s rally or the beginning of a new uptrend and resumption of the bull market. While some momentum numbers have indeed improved, weakness prevails in the equity arena, while precious metals and government bonds of all durations continue to occupy …