Content tagged: emerging market

PIE Quarterly Rebalance - Q4 of 2013

Posted on 10/15/2013

The PowerShares DWA Emerging Markets Momentum Portfolio (PIE) has recently gone through its quarterly rebalance in order to weed out those stocks that are not performing, and replace them with stocks that are exhibiting superior relative strength characteristics. more »

PIE: Emerging Market ETF

Posted on 11/09/2012

PIE was recently featured on Seeking Alpa as one of the two Emerging Market ETFs trading below $20 that have a 5-star rating. The article provides the link to the original article. We also look under the hood of the PIE to see what it holds. more »

Facts on Emerging Market ETFs

Posted on 09/20/2011

We recently conducted a study on Emerging Market ETFs based on the data provided by the National Stock Exchange that focuses on the growth of those ETFs as well as their performance. This particular universe has grown close to 15% in the past year. more »

Investing in the Sweet PIE

Posted on 08/23/2011

Investing in an ETF that has the lowest expense ratio doesn't necessary give you the best return. Sometimes it pays to invest in a fund with a little higher expense while getting a much better return like in the case of the PIE. more »

Review of ETF Universe

Posted on 11/16/2010

After reviewing the year to date performance of a large sample of ETFs, we were able to identify trending characteristics across many asset classes. Commodities and Emerging Markets have come out on top, leaving Energy-specific and Developed Market funds at the bottom of the heap. more »

Emerging Market ETFs: More Than Meets the Eye

Posted on 09/24/2010

Emerging markets can certainly be more volatile than other investments; however this year the market has rewarded that risk with gains double or more than that of the S&P 500 Index. It certainly pays to know what type of exposure your Emerging Market ETF has. Find out how you can create your own ETF comparison on this website. more »