These ETFs give you top-quality stocks

The six ETFs we update for you below mainly hold high-quality stocks that are widely traded on Canadian and U.S. exchanges. Each fund tracks the performance of a major stock market index for its investors. Note that this is different from riskier ETFs focused on… Read More

Copper stalled by China

GLOBAL X COPPER MINERS ETF $18.10, is a hold. The ETF (New York symbol COPX; buy or sell through brokers; www.globalxfunds.com) aims to track the Solactive Global Copper Miners Index, which includes 30 global mining and exploration firms. It started up in April 2010.
Canadian firms make up 32.7% of… Read More

Copper slows with China

GLOBAL X COPPER MINERS ETF $20.03 (New York symbol COPX; buy or sell through brokers; www.globalxfunds.com) aims to track the Solactive Global Copper Miners Index, which includes 30 global mining and exploration firms. The ETF started up in April 2010.
Canadian firms make up 31.9% of the fund’s… Read More

Copper drops on China fears

GLOBAL X COPPER MINERS ETF $23.55 (New York symbol COPX; buy or sell through brokers; www.globalxfunds.com) aims to track the Solactive Global Copper Miners Index, which includes 30 global mining and exploration firms. The ETF started up in April 2010.
Canadian firms make up 31.9% of the fund’s… Read More

Copper needs global growth

GLOBAL X COPPER MINERS ETF $25.93 (New York symbol COPX; buy or sell through brokers; www.globalxfunds.com) aims to track the Solactive Global Copper Miners Index, which includes 30 global mining and exploration firms. The ETF started up in April 2010.
Canadian firms make up 30.6% of the fund’s… Read More

More gains ahead for base-metal ETFs

Base metals are highly cyclical commodities, closely tied to global economic growth. Copper, iron, zinc, nickel and aluminum are widely used in manufacturing and infrastructure development. In turn, those projects rely on steady global economic expansion.

The $1 trillion that the Trump administration proposes for… Read More

Copper surged in 2017

GLOBAL X COPPER MINERS ETF $27.76 (New York symbol COPX; buy or sell through brokers; www.globalxfunds.com) tracks the Solactive Global Copper Miners Index, which includes 20 to 40 global firms that mine and explore for copper. Germany-based Structured Solutions AG created the index in April… Read More

Copper outlook unclear

GLOBAL X COPPER MINERS ETF $25.84 (New York symbol COPX; buy or sell through brokers; www.globalxfunds.com) tracks the Solactive Global Copper Miners Index, which includes 20 to 40 global firms that mine and explore for copper. Germany-based Structured Solutions AG created the index in April… Read More

Copper heads sideways

GLOBAL X COPPER MINERS ETF $21.22 (New York symbol COPX; buy or sell through brokers; www.globalxfunds.com) tracks the Solactive Global Copper Miners Index, which includes 20 to 40 global firms that mine and explore for copper. Germany-based Structured Solutions AG created the index in April… Read More

Copper’s direction is unclear

GLOBAL X COPPER MINERS ETF $24.46 (New York symbol COPX; buy or sell through brokers; www.globalxfunds.com) tracks the Solactive Global Copper Miners Index, which includes 20 to 40 international companies that mine, refine and explore for copper. Germanybased Structured Solutions AG created the index in… Read More