A Review of Canadian Dividend ETF

One of the ETFs that tracks the performance of top Canadian dividend stocks is The Claymore S&P/TSX Canadian Dividend ETF which trades on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) with ticker CDZ. This ETF replicates the performance of S&P/TSX Canadian Dividend Aristocrats Index. A company should satisfy the following criteria to become a member of the …

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List of Country-Specific ETFs and CEFs

Some investors find it easy to invest in a country-focused fund rather than research and pick individual companies. This strategy works well since most of these funds hold the largest companies in a specific country and investing in them is relatively safer than say putting money in lesser known companies. Many country-specific funds are available …

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10 Coal Stocks from the Russell Global Coal Index

Coal is still the major source of electricity generation in many countries including China, USA and others. China has plenty of coal and uses most of the coal mined for domestic power generation. In the US, coal is mined heavily from states like West Virginia and used in power plants. One way to invest in …

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3 ETFs Offer Exposure To International Utilities

The 3 ETFs that investors can use to invest in foreign utilities are iShares S&P Global Utilities Sector Index Fund (JXI) , WisdomTree International Utilities Fund(DBU) and SPDR S&P International Utilities Sector Fund (IPU). Among these ETFs, iShares’ JXI is the largest fund with an asset base of $165M. The distribution yield is 5.62%. In …

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The Top 10 International ETFs by Assets

Hundreds of ETFs are listed on the exchanges. However not all of them are able to attract significant amount of assets. The following are the top 10 global ETFs by Total Net Assets: iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Index (EEM) iShares MSCI EAFE Index (EFA) iShares FTSE/Xinhua China 25 Index (FXI) Vanguard Emerging Markets Stock ETF …

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