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There are myriad reasons to like ETFs. Similar to mutual funds, they allow you to access many parts of the market—stocks, bonds, sectors, industries, currencies, and more. Many ETFs are relatively low cost, and can be tax efficient. You can use them to build a diversified portfolio or implement a more targeted strategy.
With more than 1,600 different exchange-traded products (ETPs) to choose from, it can sometimes be daunting to uncover the right one for your investing objectives.
Exchange-traded funds (ETFs) can be powerful investing vehicles. They trade intraday like stocks. Yet, like mutual funds, they are baskets of investments (e.g., stock ETFs hold a basket of stocks) representing the entire market or specific segments of it.
U.S. stocks started the year with a giant thud, as the Dow and S&P 500 ended January with the worst performance since 2009. Disappointing economic reports from China and a fresh drop in oil prices once again raised questions about growth prospects globally and sent stocks reeling.
Past performance is no guarantee of future results.
Find out why sector exposure matters and how sectors can help boost performance.
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