The beginning of the year made for strong returns in various sectors—notably in the emerging markets, and economic data continues to improve. However, investors should tune into signs of a slowdown as the second quarter gets under way, according to an article on The Street.
Europe continues to work through its sovereign-debt issues, and concerns about a slowdown in China are increasing—two signs investors should seek international exposure in other markets, the article said.
Those willing to take a risk may want to look into single-country ETFs like the iShares MSCI Thailand Investable Market Index Fund (NYSEArca: THD) or the Market Vectors Brazil Small-Cap Index ETF (NYSEArca: BRF), the article said.
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