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Oct 31, 2013

Best & Worst ETFs and Mutual Funds: All Cap Blend Style

The All Cap Blend style ranks third out of the twelve fund styles as detailed in my Style Rankings for ETFs and Mutual Funds report. It gets my....More
Oct 29, 2013

Rating Breakdown: Best & Worst ETFs & Mutual Funds by Style

This report identifies the “best” ETFs and mutual funds based on the quality of their holdings and their costs. As detailed in “Low-Cost Funds Dupe....More
Oct 29, 2013

Investment Style Rankings for ETFs and Mutual Funds

No fund style earns better than a Neutral rating going into 4Q13. My style ratings are based on the aggregation of my fund ratings for every ETF and....More
Oct 28, 2013

4Q Best & Worst ETFs & Mutual Funds—by Sector—Recap

Each quarter, we provide the most comprehensive review of equity ETFs and mutual funds available. We review the Best....More
Oct 25, 2013

4Q Best & Worst ETFs & Mutual Funds—by Sector—Recap

Each quarter, we provide the most comprehensive review of equity ETFs and mutual funds available. We review the Best....More
Oct 25, 2013

Danger Zone 10/25/13: Tangoe (TNGO)

TNGO checks all the marks of a Wall Street rollup scheme. Beating earnings estimates by a penny for share every quarter? Check. Constant acquisitions....More
Oct 25, 2013

Best & Worst ETFs & Mutual Funds: Utilities Sector

The Utilities sector ranks tenth out of the ten sectors as detailed in my Sector Rankings for ETFs and Mutual Funds report. It gets my Dangerous....More
Oct 25, 2013

Best & Worst ETFs & Mutual Funds: Telecom Sector

The Telecom sector ranks fifth out of the ten sectors as detailed in my Sector Rankings for ETFs and Mutual Funds report. It gets my Neutral rating,....More
Oct 25, 2013

Best & Worst ETFs & Mutual Funds: Materials Sector

The Materials sector ranks seventh out of the ten sectors as detailed in my Sector Rankings for ETFs and Mutual Funds report. It gets my Dangerous....More
Oct 18, 2013

Best & Worst ETFs & Mutual Funds: Information Technology Sector

The Information Technology sector ranks second out of the ten sectors as detailed in my Sector Rankings for ETFs and Mutual Funds report. It gets my....More
Oct 18, 2013

Best & Worst ETFs & Mutual Funds: Industrials Sector

The Industrials sector ranks fourth out of the ten sectors as detailed in my Sector Rankings for ETFs and Mutual Funds report. It gets my Neutral....More
Oct 17, 2013

Best & Worst ETFs & Mutual Funds: Energy Sector

The Energy sector ranks eighth out of the ten sectors as detailed in my Sector Rankings for ETFs and Mutual Funds report. It gets my Dangerous rating....More
Oct 17, 2013

New Stocks Make Most Attractive/Dangerous Lists

October sees 13 new stocks make our Most Attractive list and 16 new stocks fall into the Most Dangerous category. Our Most Attractive stocks have....More
Oct 17, 2013

Danger Zone: Market Vectors Wide Moat ETF (MOAT)

Most investors assume that a big, well-respected company like Morningstar (MORN) has an equity research team that knows how to perform the....More
Oct 15, 2013

Best & Worst ETFs & Mutual Funds: Health Care Sector

The Health Care sector ranks sixth out of the ten sectors as detailed in my Sector Rankings for ETFs and Mutual Funds report. It gets my Dangerous....More
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