The best ETF to buy have these key characteristics

The best ETF to buy have these key characteristics

5 ways to know you’re picking the best ETF to buy
One way to profit from rising markets is to buy exchange traded funds (ETFs) that track major stock indexes. ETFs trade on stock exchanges, just like stocks. Prices are quoted in newspaper stock tables and… Read More

Buying ETFs: Investing in a popular and low-fee innovation

Buying ETFs: Investing in a popular and low-fee innovation

Did you know that buying ETFs with a passive investing strategy can lead to much lower expense ratios?
Traditional ETFs follow the lead of the index sponsor. This passive style keeps turnover very low, and that in turn keeps trading costs for your ETF investment down.
We… Read More

When to buy an ETF for maximum return

When to buy an ETF for maximum return

To determine when to buy an ETF, some investors use technical analysis and other tools. But you need to dig deeper.

Investors often wonder: what is a good entry point when purchasing a stock or an ETF?

The first question before asking when to buy… Read More

International ETFs offer rewards—but risk to match

International ETFs offer rewards—but risk to match

Successful investing in international ETFs has a lot to do with understanding the economies of the countries you invest in.

We think conservative investors could hold up to 10% of their portfolios in foreign stocks (outside of the U.S.). One way to do that… Read More

When an ETF investment is the right choice

An ETF investment can be a great low-fee way to hold shares in multiple companies with a single investment

Is an exchange traded fund investment right for your portfolio? An ETF investment is one of the most popular and most benign investing… Read More

Understanding Canadian mutual fund fees

Mutual fund fees can seriously eat into your long-term profits, but are an unavoidable part of mutual fund investing
Mutual fund fees are unavoidable for mutual fund investors. Mutual fund buyers pay a yearly fee or Management Expense Ratio (MER) of perhaps 2.5%, or… Read More