John Eckstein

ETF Strategist Corner

8 ‘Smart Beta’ ETFs That Cut Unique Paths

Rounding out a three-part look at ‘smart beta’ ETFs, Astor Investment’s John Eckstein looks at funds that don’t have specific categories.

ETF Strategist Corner

12 Worthy Nondividend Smart Beta ETFs

Make peace with the term ‘smart beta’ by understanding each fund’s actual strategy.

ETF Strategist Corner

Finding The Right ‘Smart Beta’ ETF

What does 'smart beta' mean, and how should a ‘smart beta’ ETF fit in portfolios?

ETF Strategist Corner

How To Find Value In Int’l Equity ETFs

Is there any place a fellow can get a bargain around here?

ETF Strategist Corner

Mixed Record Of Inflation Hedges

There are plenty of inflation-protection tools, but not too many that truly deliver the goods.

ETF Strategist Corner

How To Pick The Right Bond ETFs

With so many choices in the realm of fixed-income ETFs, it helps to have a system for choosing them.