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US Sector ETF Performance – Q2

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Bespoke Earnings Estimate Revisions: 6/30/16

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ETF Trends: Fixed Income, Currencies, and Commodities – 6/30/16

Below is our daily list of the twenty best and twenty worst performing ETFs over the last five trading days.  As in prior days, gold exposure and Treasury ETFs remained on top. Brazil was the only national ETF to be on the top performer...

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In the Midst of Brexit Chaos One BlackRock ETF Had a Big Day

Rachel Evans Amid Friday’s rout in the financial markets following Britain’s vote to leave the EU, one exchange-traded fund was having a pretty good time. read...

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Winklevoss Twins Switch Proposed Bitcoin ETF From NASDAQ to BATS Global Markets

Famed investors Tyler and Cameron Winklevoss have filed with the SEC to switch the listing of their nascent and long-awaited bitcoin ETF from NASDAQ to BATS Global Markets.  read more ...

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ETF Trends: International – 6/29/16

Gold and Treasuries continue to outperform on a five day basis despite a painful selloff into the close of US equity markets for bonds today. We’ve seen large bounces in European equity markets over the last couple of days, but that...

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This Week’s ETF Launches: AccuShares Builds a Better Oil ETF

Contango and backwardation. For professional commodity investors, the two terms are common knowledge. However, for regular retail investors, many are blissfully unaware of how these two situations can affect their returns – even if they own popular...

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Vanguard active funds: More heads are better than one

Vanguard believes putting more heads together has its own advantages when it comes to beating the market long...

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Small businesses less generous with 401(k) contributions: Vanguard

Almost 30% of small-business plans don't offer any sort of employer...

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Bespoke CNBC Appearance (6/29)

Bespoke’s Paul Hickey appeared on CNBC’s Squawk Box earlier this morning to discuss the longer term impact of the Brexit vote on financial markets.  To view the segment, please click on the image...

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Brexit ETF Trading Stays Comfortably Numb

Brexit ETF Trading Stays Comfortably Numb by Dave Nadig, FactSet When markets get frothy, ETFs generally get a lot of heat, in multiple ways. Here’s the literal line from a stump speech I give regularly on the fragile nature of our equity...

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Fidelity takes on Vanguard by cutting prices on index funds, ETFs

The Boston fund giant is lowering expense ratios on 27 index funds and...

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Investors loving BlackRock's high-yield bond ETF thanks to Brexit

Junk-bond fund posted $291 million of inflows during...

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Bespoke Stock Scores: 6/28/16

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Avoid These 3 ETF Hedging Mistakes

ETFs have found their way into countless portfolios, and many investors have even grown accustomed to utilizing them in more strategic ways, whether to add tactical exposure or help with hedging. ...

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Logging into your Vanguard account is now one touch away

If you use an iPhone® (5S or newer) you can now log in to your account with a touch of your...

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Bespoke’s Consumer Pulse Report –6/27/16

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TrimTabs Loses Management of ETF, Then Files to Launch Its Clone

What TrimTabs did when AdvisorShares chose another firm to manage the ETF it had...

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Market Vectors Semiconductor ETF (SMH): Another Brexit Victim

InvestorPlaceInvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading Tips The Market Vectors Semiconductor ETF (SMH) dropped close to 6\% on Friday after giving bulls a hopeful day. Traders should look to short the SMH ETF now. The post Market...

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US Sector ETF Performance – June 24

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Bespoke Brunch Reads: 6/26/16

Welcome to Bespoke Brunch Reads — a linkfest of the favorite things we read over the past week.  The links are mostly market related, but there are some other interesting subjects covered as well.  We hope you...

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Dividend Stocks for Retirement Investors: 1 Stock, 1 ETF, 1 Mutual Fund

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Bespoke’s Weekly Chart Book – 6/24/16

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ETF Trends: US Indices & Styles – 6/24/16

Brexit has demolished the value of international ETFs with Spain and Italy falling double digits over the past five sessions.  Every other European ETF also got hit hard, while gold exploded highe today along with the Japanese yen and USD....

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Webcast replay: Vanguard Founder marks 65 years in the financial services industry

Vanguard Founder Jack Bogle reflects on his 65 years in the financial services industry, the state of today's markets, and his investing...

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Bespoke Brexit Presentation

We were scheduled to host our Q3 Outlook call today based on the Quarterly Outlook report we published on Wednesday.  Instead, due to the volatility around the Brexit “Leave” vote last night, we pivoted our presentation towards...

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ETF Scorecard: June 24 Edition

To help investors keep up with the markets, we present our ETF Scorecard. The Scorecard takes a step back and looks at how various asset classes across the globe are performing. The weekly performance is from last Friday’s open to this week’s...

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iPath S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures ETN on track for biggest one-day percentage gain in its history

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There's Value in This High-Dividend ETF

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Brexit: What does Vanguard think?

On June 23, in a long-anticipated, widely reported referendum in the United Kingdom, voters chose to leave the European Union. Get our take...

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Sanders And Trump On Free Trade: Monkey See, Monkey Do

Sanders And Trump On Free Trade: Monkey See, Monkey Do by Joey Clark, Foundation For Economic Education Having been supposedly vanquished by Hillary Clinton in the Democratic primary, Bernie Sanders persists in being a naughty little monkey despite the...   Read More >

The 13 Best New TV Shows Coming in 2016

2016 is set to be a big year for television, with a slew of wide-ranging new series headed our way. From the latest superhero titles from the CW and Netflix to Ryan Murphy’s newest anthology series to another quirky comedy from FX, there seems to...   Read More >

The Marvel Cinematic Universe Movies Ranked, From Worst to Best

Marvel Comics spent most of the 20th century as a scrappy underdog, forever eclipsed by its big brother company DC, but with the turn of the 21st century, that all began to change. As X-Men and Spider-Man reinvigorated the comic book movie genre, Marvel...   Read More >

Billionaire GOP Donor Says Trump Could Create 'Widespread Global Depression'

A Wall Street billionaire thinks a Donald Trump presidency could spell doom for the global economy. Paul Singer, who runs the hedge fund Elliott Management and has been a big GOP donor in the past, told a crowd at the Aspen Ideas Festival that...   Read More >

Links for 06-30-16

Monetary Policy Transmission before and after the Crisis - Liberty Street Alfred Marshall: Not Competition, But Deliberateness and Freedom - Tim Taylor Working mothers and the importance of economic security - Equitable Growth NAFTA and...   Read More >

SOROS: Brexit has 'unleashed a crisis' as bad as 2008

Hedge fund legend George Soros thinks that Brexit is bringing calamity to the world's financial markets. "Unfortunately, Brexit has not only created an opening to reinvent the European Union, it has also aggravated two looming...   Read More >

Netflix, Inc. – ‘We Continue To Look Into China’

Netflix will continue to look into the possibility of entering China in a bid to develop its subscriber base outside the U.S., Chief Content Officer Ted Sarandos said at a media event in Seoul on Thursday. Without giving details, he said,...   Read More >

On (Not) Teaching Economics in High School

Tyler over at Marginal Revolution finds that about 20 states require some teaching of economics in high school. Implicit in the post is that requiring economics is a good thing. And why not? After all, the state of economic literacy in America is...   Read More >

China's central bank willing to let yuan fall to 6.8 per dollar: Sources

The central bank will aim to ensure a gradual decline to prevent the sort of capital outflows that shook the economy earlier this...   Read More >

Cramer: Intel is the key to this market

CNBC's Jim Cramer has seen the future of tech, and it's all about being the brains behind...   Read More >