ETF.COM ANALYST BLOGS

By Sumit Roy

Here's why the once-strong correlation between stocks and oil has weakened.

By Drew Voros

Leveraged and inverse funds are being traded like they were designed to be.

By Matt Hougan

This year so far, 772 ETFs have attracted assets, but one stands alone as defining where the industry is heading.

By Dave Nadig

How NAV works differently between ETFs and mutual funds.

ETF STRATEGIST CORNER

By Nathan Faber

ETF addresses the problem of lagging returns in alternatives during bull markets by controlling beta.

By Clayton Fresk

Past outperformance will be difficult to sustain.

By Michael McClary

When building a fixed-income game plan, consider these attributes for your portfolio.

INDEX INVESTOR CORNER

By Allan Roth

Think twice before buying precious metals equities now.

By Larry Swedroe

Some investors are skeptical about the size premium’s validity, but they may not be viewing it correctly.

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FEATURES AND NEWS

Currency-hedged ETFs have gone from performance king to performance peasant.

ETF INDUSTRY PERSPECTIVE

By Jack Fonss

An ideal ETF should be perfectly linked to its underlying.

By Adam Patti

The asset class came under criticism in 2015.

By Sprott Asset Management

New fund’s underlying index targets equities sentiment on social media.

ETF.com Analytics & Data

Top ETF Fund Flows for Past Week

GLDSPDR Gold Trust736.08
SPLVPowershares S&P 500 Low Volatility Portfolio734.24
VTVVanguard Value Index Fund446.48
IEFiShares 7-10 Year Treasury Bond ETF409.65
XLFFinancial Select Sector SPDR Fund333.08
* Net Flows in USD Millions

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ETF DAILY DATA

The junk bond ETF was the biggest flows loser on Friday, May 20.

BlackRock lost assets, while Vanguard saw an increase on Friday, May 20.