Two of these Asian ETFs are buys right now

Two of these Asian ETFs are buys right now

We believe conservative investors can have as much as 10% of their portfolios in foreign stocks. A good way to do that is by choosing exchange-traded funds (ETFs) with an overseas focus.

The best of those funds offer low management fees and well-diversified, tax-efficient portfolios of… Read More

One of these Asian ETFs is a buy now

One of these Asian ETFs is a buy now

We think conservative investors can hold up to 10% of their portfolios in foreign stocks. One way to do that is by choosing exchange-traded funds (ETFs) with an overseas focus.

The best of those funds continue to offer low management fees and well-diversified, tax-efficient portfolios of… Read More

Japan is the better choice right now

POWERSHARES CHINA SMALL CAP PORTFOLIO ETF $32.21 (New York Exchange symbol HAO; buy or sell through brokers; www.invesco.com) changed its name from Guggenheim China Small Cap ETF in May 2018 when Invesco Ltd. bought Guggenheim’s ETF business.
This particular PowerShares ETF aims to track the AlphaShares China… Read More

Profit from China’s growth

GUGGENHEIM CHINA SMALL CAP ETF $30.63 (New York Exchange symbol HAO; buy or sell through brokers; www.guggenheimfunds. com) aims to track the AlphaShares China Small Cap Index. It’s made up of the 347 Chinese stocks that foreign investors are allowed to hold and that have… Read More

Gain from China’s trends

GUGGENHEIM CHINA SMALL CAP ETF $27.12 (New York Exchange symbol HAO; buy or sell through brokers; www.guggenheimfunds.com) aims to track the AlphaShares China Small Cap Index. It’s made up of the 347 Chinese stocks that foreign investors are allowed to hold and that have market… Read More

Profit from China’s future

GUGGENHEIM CHINA SMALL CAP ETF $25.26 (New York Exchange symbol HAO; buy or sell through brokers; www.guggenheimfunds.com) aims to track the AlphaShares China Small Cap Index. It’s made up of the 335 Chinese stocks that foreign investors are allowed to hold and that have market… Read More

Hold off on buying these two China ETFs

Hold off on buying these two China ETFs

These two ETFs offer low-fee exposure to China’s top companies, but economic uncertainty in the near-term may challenge their growth.
Chinese stocks have rebounded around 33% from their February 2016 lows. But they are still well below their mid-2015 highs.
While the economy grew 6.7% in the… Read More

Hold off buying these two China ETFs

Chinese stocks have rebounded around 33% from their February 2016 lows. But they are still well below their mid-2015 highs.
While the economy grew 6.7% in the latest quarter, that was fuelled by goverment spending, record lending by the banks and a red-hot housing market. Those… Read More

Political turmoil trips up these Brazil and China ETFs

We have changed our recommendations on these four ETFs from buy to hold:

ISHARES MSCI BRAZIL INDEX FUND $23.94 (New York symbol EWZ) is an ETF that’s designed to track the Brazilian stock market.

ISHARES CHINA LARGE-CAP ETF $34.67 (New York symbol FXI) is an… Read More