ETFs To Watch May 29, 2012 (XLV, BRF, EUO)

May 29, 2012


The following ETFs are likely to become good plays in their respective pockets of the investment universe, according to a daily market piece on Benzinga.

Among the ETFs Benzinga’s staff said are worth looking at are:

  • Global X Silver Miners ETF (NYSEArca: SIL)
  • Market Vectors Gold Miners ETF (NYSEArca: GDX)
  • Health Care Select Sector SPDR (NYSEArca: XLV)


Benzinga also said a number of emerging markets ETFs are worth considering, including:

  • Market Vectors Egypt ETF (NYSEArca: EGPT)
  • Market Vectors Brazil Small-Cap ETF (NYSEArca: BRF)
  • Direxion Daily China Bear 3X Shares (NYSEArca: YANG)


The foreign exchange and bond plays of the day, according to Benzinga, are:

  • ProShares UltraShort Euro (NYSEArca: EUO)
  • PowerShares Emerging Markets Sovereign Debt Fund (NYSEArca: PCY)


The iShares Dow Jones International Select Dividend Index Fund (NYSEArca: IDV) was also mentioned in the article, as IDV is close to its 52-week lows and is in danger of falling behind.

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