The FactSet consensus was for per-share earnings of $1.44 and sales of $1.77 billion. Allergan reiterated its rejection of the unsolicited $53 billion cash-and-stock bid from Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc. , which earlier said it has alerted U.S. and Canadian regulators to misleading statements made by Allergan regarding its Bausch + Lomb unit. Copyright 2014 MarketWatch, Inc. U.S.
Then it turns around and hedges its bet. It does that by selling monthly call options on SLV. The call options are agreements that give buyers the right to buy shares of SLV from the ETF over a set period at a set price — which right now is about 6 percent above the current price. In exchange for that right, the buyer pays the ETF a premium, which is passed along to investors as income.
Global Tech ETF Tempts – Yahoo Finance
A link has been sent. Done Europe ETF Market Looks to Emulate U.S. By ETFtrends.com 3 hours ago 0 shares Content preferences Done Combined assets under management at the worlds exchange traded products rose to a record $2.64 at the end of the second quarter, but the bulk of those assets, over $1.8 trillion, are concentrated in U.S. ETFs and exchange traded notes (ETNs). The European ETP market is looking to emulate the success of the U.S.
Last Week’s ETF Highlights: Coffee and India Funds Soar – Yahoo Finance
A link has been sent. Done By ETFtrends.com 2 hours ago 0 shares Content preferences Done Technology, the largest sector weight in the S&P 500, has lagged some other sectors this year, notably utilities and energy. However, the Technology Select Sector SPDR ( XLK ) is up 11.5% year-to-date, or about 340 basis points more than the S&P 500. Putting a finger on IXNs anonymous status relative to other tech ETFs is a difficult task. After all, the ETF is not small nor is it new.
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On the whole, the week was pretty volatile thanks to some grim updates from Eastern Europe including the Malaysian Airlines jet crash near the Russian/Ukrainian border, escalating violence in Gaza and fresh sanctions imposed by the U.S. against Russia. In fact, on Thursday, etf double short dow the downing of the Malaysian airline led S&P 500 to suffer its worst slide since April 10 (down 1.18%), as per a Reuters report . However, U.S.