Archives for: March 2011
4.1.11 – April Fool’s! The Blog Will Resume On Monday
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3.31.11 – Ending On A Whimper, Not A Bang

The quarter ended on a whimper with the Dow Industrials falling 30 points to close at 12,319.73.  The S&P 500 Index also fell, down .18%, while the Nasdaq Composite continues to rise, up .15%.  Volume continues to be light.  Commodities … Continue reading

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Daily ETF Roundup: DBA Surges On Crop Report, EWJ Slumps On Nuclear Concerns

U.S. equity markets capped off the first quarter on a mixed note as surging oil prices and a lukewarm unemployment claims report left stocks on rocky footing heading into April. The Dow, which at one point was up about 30 points on the session, finishe

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High Probability ETF Trading: 7 ETFs You Need to Know for Thursday (DBB, DJP, GLD, IAU, OIH, FXE, XRT)

Commodity based ETFs are among the few in oversold territory heading into trading on Thursday. But with sellers beginning to emerge early in the session, traders should be on the alert for additional weakness in other previously neutral markets

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Trades In New FocusShares ETFs Busted

The new FocusShares ETFs have only been trading for two sessions, but have managed to attract attention for a number of different reasons already. The unit of Scottrade debuted 15 U.S. equity ETFs yesterday, making a splash in the ETF industry with roc

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