Dividends Matter, Most of the Time

The market is hitting new highs again, but the question of if the Financials sector is doing the same depends on whether or not you include dividends. While dividends matter for the top-ranked Financials sector, current dividend yield is not getting any respect,...

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...

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...