Latin America ETF Leads Global Action

Action is strongest in the global categories, and volatility in the Latin America ETF is now a positive contributor. Sector and factor movements are subdued, while the leadership provided by Financials and High Beta remains intact. Sectors: The sector leadership...

Peak 401(k)

The baby boomer generation will begin forced mandatory distributions from their retirement accounts this year. The question at hand is whether or not we have reached the peak 401(k) inflection point. IRAs and 401(k) plans have been providing baby boomers (people born...

Canada ETF Grabs the Global Leadership

The iShares MSCI Canada ETF (EWC) asserts its leadership role as it and other resource-rich countries gain strength. Changes in the sector rankings play into the resource theme as Materials climbs to third. Sectors: The majority of the sector benchmark ETFs lost...

Factor Benchmark ETFs

Investment factors have been around for decades, but ETFs targeting single and multiple factors are a much newer invention. However, that doesn’t stop index providers and investment researchers from constructing hypothetical indexes and detailing their hypothetical...