Q: Hello, Pat. I’m thinking of increasing my oil and gas exposure considering the current increases we’ve seen. Do you recommend either the XLE or VDE ETF (each a basket of U.S. energy companies) as a way to do that? Thank you.
A: We still feel that investors will profit the most with a well-balanced portfolio of high-quality individual stocks, but ETFs can also play a role in a portfolio. Here’s a look at the ETFs you’ve asked about:
Energy Select Sector SPDR ETF, $77.14, symbol XLE on… Read More