US Consumer Goods Ishares ETF (NY: IYK )
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Weakness the prior week was due in part to traders exiting positions for vacation during the holiday-shortened week, protecting big capital gains, cashing out to pay taxes on capital gains, and “delta...
Last week’s market performance was nasty again, especially for the Small-cap Growth style/cap, down 4%. Large-caps faired the best, losing only 2.7%. That’s ugly and today’s market seemed likely to be...
Fast And Furious Selloff Provides Important Market Cleansing
April 14, 2014
The sudden bearish turn last week in the market -- after hitting new highs the prior week -- has come fast and furious as selloffs are wont to do. And the pullback might have further still to go.
The technical picture and our fundamentals-based sector rankings have both taken a bearish turn, so we might see more weakness ahead
As Q1 of 2014 comes to an end, we can see that January was extremely weak, February gained it all back, and March treaded water.
Bulls continue to climb their wall of worry, as uncertainty from the latest “bricks in the wall” created by Russia in Crimea, slowing growth in China, and Fed tapering fades into the mosaic.
ETF Outlook for Friday, March 21, 2014 SPDR Financial ETF (NYSE: XLF) Late yesterday the results for the annual stress test ...
The weakness last week in U.S. stocks was entirely expected. As I mentioned in last weekend’s article, the technical condition had become quite overbought and the market was overdue to take a breather...
After a requisite knee-jerk selloff, stock market bulls shook off Russia’s military action in Ukraine and Crimea as just another buying opportunity. Even adding the Russian Bear to their arsenal...
Notable ETF Inflow Detected - IYK, F, MDLZ, GM
March 06, 2014
Symbols mentioned in this story: IYK, F, MDLZ, GM Exchange traded funds (ETFs) trade just like stocks, but instead of ''shares'' investors are actually buying and selling ''units''. These ''units'' can...
Stock Market Approaching A Crossroads
February 10, 2014
Stocks provided a volatile ride last week in what might be the big selloff that many predicted. Now the market finds itself approaching a critical crossroads in which it must decide whether to go for a...
iShares U.S. Consumer Goods (IYK) Enters Oversold Territory
February 03, 2014
In trading on Monday, shares of the iShares US Consumer Goods ETF (IYK) entered into oversold territory, changing hands as low as $89.00 per share. We define oversold territory using the Relative...
Flight To Safety May Serve As Prelude To Flight To Quality Stocks
February 03, 2014
Notable Two Hundred Day Moving Average Cross - IYK
January 29, 2014
In trading on Wednesday, shares of the iShares US Consumer Goods ETF (IYK) crossed below their 200 day moving average of $90.80, changing hands as low as $90.38 per share. iShares US Consumer Goods...
ETF Chart of the Day: Selective With Staples
January 09, 2014
We have spoken about the imminent earnings season for equities as we head into the end of January and beginning of February, and yesterday we saw some sector activity in options that makes us want to...
Discretionary ETF Investors Could Find Coal This Holiday
December 03, 2013
Diverging performances in domestic small-cap consumer sectors reveal investors’ darkening outlook on holiday sales and could point to further weakness in broader discretionary exchange traded funds....
ETF Chart of the Day: Sticking With Staples
October 29, 2013
The U.S. Consumer Staples space sprung to life yesterday on enormous trading volume in benchmark ETF XLP (SPDR Consumer Staples Select Sector, Expense Ratio 0.18%), which saw nearly 40 million shares...
Notable ETF Outflow Detected - IYK, NKE, GM, KRFT
October 22, 2013
Symbols mentioned in this story: IYK, NKE, GM, KRFT Exchange traded funds (ETFs) trade just like stocks, but instead of ''shares'' investors are actually buying and selling ''units''. These ''units''...
Consumer Staples ETFs Losing Defensive Allure
July 05, 2013
Consumer staples exchange traded funds were an investor favorite most of 2012 and for the first half of this year. The overall economic picture is changing and will leave a less favorable outlook for...
Friday's ETF with Unusual Volume: IYK
May 17, 2013
The iShares Dow Jones US Consumer Goods Sector Index Fund (IYK) is seeing unusually high volume in afternoon trading Friday, with over 144,000 shares traded versus three month average volume of about...
Monday's ETF with Unusual Volume: IYK
April 29, 2013
The iShares Dow Jones US Consumer Goods Sector Index Fund (IYK) is seeing unusually high volume in afternoon trading Monday, with over 138,000 shares traded versus three month average volume of about...
Causes For Concern With Discretionary Stocks, ETFs
April 24, 2013
As reluctant as many investors may be to admit it, the leading sectors among U.S. stocks over the past three years are decidedly defensive. Meaning consumer staples, health care and utilities have lead...
Staples ETFs Down After Procter & Gamble Misstep
April 24, 2013
Shares of Dow component Procter & Gamble (NYSE: PG ), the world's largest consumer products company, are plunging by more than 4.5 percent Wednesday after the company forecast fiscal fourth-quarter...
Defensive Consumer Staples ETFs for Yield
April 15, 2013
With above-average dividend yields and low risk exposure, defensive consumer staple sector exchange traded funds could be a safer way to play the markets. “We think some higher-yielding Consumer...
Shocker: A Bullish Call on Staples ETFs
April 11, 2013
As vexing as it has been to plenty of experts and pundits, the rally in U.S. stocks has been one of the risk variety. Plain and simple, low volatility sectors have lead U.S. equities to record highs ....
Why it pays to sell in May
April 05, 2013
Investors should strongly consider cutting their stock exposure this coming May Day and parking the proceeds in cash until Halloween, writes Mark Hulbert.
Car industry to take a turn for the better
March 31, 2013
Despite all the known headwinds, the U.S. economy and its markets remain on the road to recovery, writes Jim Lowell.
No Surprise: Staples ETFs Gain Bullish Analyst Views
March 04, 2013
Perhaps it is a sign that investors are favoring value stocks over growth names. Or maybe it is indicative of investors getting defensive in anticipation of a broader market pullback. Whatever the...
IYK, MON, F, MDLZ: ETF Outflow Alert
February 06, 2013
Symbols mentioned in this story: IYK, MON, F, MDLZ Exchange traded funds (ETFs) trade just like stocks, but instead of ''shares'' investors are actually buying and selling ''units''. These ''units''...