The Best ETF Selection Strategies For Long-Term Portfolio Gains

The Best ETF Selection Strategies For Long-Term Portfolio Gains

The best ETF selection strategies will focus on well-diversified funds holding top-quality stocks
In general, we like ETFs better than mutual funds. Their MERs (Management Expense Ratios) are typically much lower than those of mutual funds. That’s because most ETFs take a simpler approach to investing… Read More

Real Estate Investing Basics for Higher Long-Term Gains

Real Estate Investing Basics for Higher Long-Term Gains

These real estate investing basics aim to give you the information you need on these topics: real estate investment trusts (REITs), second homes in the Sunbelt as investments, and investing in timeshares
Real estate is property you can invest in and maybe make a profit on… Read More

Q: Pat: What’s a way for me to gain from a fall in the U.S. dollar against the Canadian dollar? What about for other currencies against the U.S. dollar? Thanks.

A: Invesco CurrencyShares Canadian Dollar Trust, $74.94, symbol FXC on New York (Shares outstanding: 2.2 million; Market cap: $164.9 million; www.currencyshares.com), is one of a number of CurrencyShares ETFs offered by Guggenheim Partners. These ETFs rise in value when the U.S. dollar falls and drop… Read More

Energy stock investments: 5 tips for making the best picks

Energy stock investments: 5 tips for making the best picks

If you want to make the best energy stock investments, you should to read this advice
Most investors who are looking at energy stock investments would likely think of oil and gas first. But energy stocks also cover green energy stocks, including power from renewable resources… Read More