Inflation is causing issues for some Americans, and that is causing investors to look for exchange-traded funds (ETFs) to buy that will benefit from inflation. In October, consumer prices rose 6.2%, their highest increase in more than 30 years. That’s led Shark Tank celebrity Kevin O’Leary to have some blunt things to say about the…

When cuddling our furry, feathered and scaly companions, it can be hard to fathom that there’s a $100 billion industry across a variety of sectors supporting their spoiled rotten lifestyles. That’s why ProShares created the ProShares Pet Care ETF (NYSEARCA:PAWZ). The PAWZ ETF invests in a collective of industries range anywhere from e-commerce to healthcare…

As the market continues to climb higher, novice and experienced investors alike have been on the lookout for the next big growth play. Source: ProShares E-commerce, electric vehicles, cryptocurrencies and more have benefited as a result. Investors who felt uncertain about picking individual stocks might have opted for investment via exchange-traded funds (ETFs), a lower-volatility…

Bitcoin (CCC:BTC-USD) saw new all-time highs in October, surging more than 24% over the past month. The world’s most valuable cryptocurrency boasts a market capitalization exceeding $1.15 trillion. Now, Bitcoin is hovering above $61,000, up almost 108% year-to-date (YTD). By comparison, the S&P 500 gained 24.4%, and NASDAQ Composite returned 23.4% so far this year. Recent…

An ideal way for investors to get exposure to the industry leaders in green technology is through the ProShares Cleantech ETF (NYSEARCA:CTEX). According to data from ProShares, the fund “invests in companies involved in developing and building the green technologies that could power the future in areas like hydro, solar, wind, and geothermal.” So CTEX…

Exchange-traded funds (ETFs) have recently seen tremendous growth as an asset class. The first U.S. ETF, the SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (NYSE:SPY), was launched in 1993. The fund tracks the returns of the S&P 500 index, and assets under management total nearly $396 billion. According to the NYSE’s second-quarter report, metrics suggest that as…

Preferred stock ETFs that get increased attention when volatility and doldrums make headlines in equity markets, and so far September has been a down and choppy month. For instance, the , the  and the  are down around 2.9%, 3.6% and 1.6%, respectively. As a result, investors looking for steady passive income are putting preferred stock ETFs…

Although stock picking generates the most attention in this business, if you want a better chance of winning in the market, you should consider adding exchange-traded funds (ETFs) to your portfolio. Unlike betting on a single company to get the job done, ETFs represent a basket of investments, thereby giving you more chances to win.…

The cooling appetite for cryptos stands in sharp contrast to the increasing number of cryptocurrency (exchange traded funds) ETF filings, with at least 18 applications tabled this year. ETFs offer a unique way of investing in a sector indirectly. Nevertheless, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Chairman Gary Gensler dampened the fresh wave of optimism…

The ProShares MSCI Transformational Changes ETF (NYSEARCA:ANEW) can help your portfolio prepare for the future. After all, if there’s one thing we learned in the last year and a half, it’s that everything can change. New ideas, new technologies, can alter the way we interact with one another and the world. And the ANEW ETF helps…

Mutual funds and exchange-traded funds (ETFs) saw significant net inflows of capital in 2021. According to recent metrics released by the Investment Company Institute, “total estimated inflows to long-term mutual funds and exchange-traded funds (ETFs) were $16.30 billion for the week ended August 4, 2021.” Given investors’ interest, today’s article introduces seven funds to buy…

Although benchmark indices have again found themselves trading at all-time highs, it’s difficult not to wonder if you risk holding the bag. For one thing, volatility between July 14 through July 19 gave everyone a reminder that anything could happen. Thus, the narrative for exchange-traded funds or ETFs is only brightening. Providing broad exposure to…

Pets have been a big part of people’s lives for a long time, but the pet care market has never been bigger than it is now. The American Pet Products Association (APPA) estimated that spending on pets in the U.S. increased from $97.1 billion in 2019 to $103.6 billion in 2020. Additionally, Morgan Stanley sees…

When one considers exchange-traded funds, looking for the best ETFs, to buy that will make your world a better place, a fair number of investors immediately gravitate to those funds with an ESG (environmental, social, and governance) bent.  However, for this article, I’ll come at it from a perspective of innovation.  For example, back in…

Nio’s (NYSE:NIO) latest drop in price saw NIO stock fall from a Feb. 10 high of $64.60 to a May 13 low of $30.71 before recovering some of those losses over the second half of the month and into June.   Source: Sundry Photography / Shutterstock.com That’s a 52% correction from peak to valley.  On June…

Exchange-traded funds (ETFs) have many advantages for investors. Funds that track a particular sector of the economy or a specific stock index provide a lot of diversification to investors. ETFs can also deliver strong, sustained returns at affordable prices and with low fees. Many ETFs also provide quarterly or annual dividend payments. For investors who…