ETF Report

Utility ETFs Have Varying Voltage

Don’t be fooled by a ‘boring’ sector: Your choice of investment could depend on some key differences. Analysis

Potential Changes In Index Sector Funds

What a GICS shakeup could mean for investors.

Features and News

Top ETFs In Neglected Telecom Sector

Telecom ETFs aren't that popular, but they've performed well this year.

Features and News

Top ETFs In The Best Performing Sector

Investors have more than a dozen ETFs to choose from to get exposure to 2016's best-performing stock market sector.

Features and News

Rydex ETFs To Get Guggenheim Name

It’s official: Rydex ETFs will have the Guggenheim name from March 1.

Journal Of Indexes


SPDRs Spread Their Web

SSgA has filed for the right to launch 16 new international ETFs, in one of the most important ETF filings in recent history. The new funds will give SSgA a complete lineup of global and regional ETFs, and will position the company to capitalize on the growing interest in international investing. The filings will put significant pressure on BGI, which has had, until this year, a near monopoly on international ETFs.

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ETF Report

 Rydex adds nine sectors

The Rockville, Md-based mutual fund and ETF manager, Rydex Investments, added nine equal weight sectors to its growing cadre of ETFs. All nine were listed in early November and all track the following S&P equal weight sector indexes: consumer discretionary (AMEX: RCD); consumer staples (AMEX: RHS); energy (AMEX: RYE); financial services (AMEX: RYF); healthcare (AMEX: RGI); industrial (AMEX: RGI); basic materials (AMEX: RYT); technology (AMEX: RTM); and utilities (AMEX: RYU).

Features and News

Rydex Rolling

Rydex Investments launches nine equal-weight sector funds, as it builds its successful equal-weight ETF franchise.