ETF Facts and Misconceptions

ETFs have received a lot of attention in recent years particularly given the irrational market environment we’ve come through and the impact that has had on the results of active money managers. For example, over the past few years studies have shown that only a small number of actively managed funds beat their respective indexes which has proliferated the interest in ETFs, most of which use a passive index-tracking strategy.

Read more

Dividends Are Ripe For The Picking

I always enjoy seeing dividend investing articles in the news, especially when the article offers a buying opportunity for dividend investors. A previous Yahoo Finance article, featuring Dividend ETF DVY, is an example of just that. I own shares of DVY for my Roth IRA and I’m not overly worried about the share price lagging the broader market, as the article references. I am re-investing the dividends from DVY and I

Read more