Investing in ETFs For Dummies (Portable ed)

Investing in ETFs For Dummies (Portable ed)

By: Consumer Dummies (author), Russell Wild (author)Paperback

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Diversify! Add ETFs to your investment portfolio Whether you are a seasoned investor or you're just getting into the investment game, one thing is certain: you need to diversify! Investing In ETFs For Dummies is a practical, easy-to-use resource that introduces you to the world of exchange-traded funds and provides you with the knowledge you need to incorporate ETFs into your investment strategy. Discover commodity ETFs, style ETFs, country ETFs, and inverse ETFs, all of which play an important role in this new trading environment. Supplement your knowledge with an understanding of the risks and rewards associated with ETF investments, and consider how ETF investments can complement your current portfolio. Though not as well-known as some other investment options, ETFs are wonderful tools for filling in the gaps in your investment portfolio. These investment options have the power to give you access to markets or investment areas that, otherwise, may be restricted, too expensive, or exceedingly risky and can open investment doors you may have not yet considered. * Understand how to navigate the ETF marketplace with confidence * Make informed investment decisions based upon fundamental knowledge about the ETF market * Explore the latest ETF products, providers, and strategies to guide you in choosing the right ones for your needs * Increase the diversity of your investment portfolio, and bring a new facet of potential to your investment strategy Investing In ETFs For Dummies is a great resource if you're looking to enhance your investment portfolio by participating in the ETF market!

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Russell Wild is a NAPFA certified financial advisor and principal of Global Portfolios, an investment advisory firm based in Allentown, PA that works with clients of both substantial and modest means. He has written two dozen books and numerous articles on financial matters.


Introduction 1 Part I: Getting Started with ETFs 5 Chapter 1: The (Sort of Still) New Kid on the Block 7 Chapter 2: Getting to Know the Players 29 Part II: Getting to Know ETFs 51 Chapter 3: Large Growth and Large Value 53 Chapter 4: Small Growth and Small Value 73 Chapter 5: Going Global: ETFs Without Borders 85 Chapter 6: Sector Investing and Specialized Stocks 105 Chapter 7: For Your Interest: The World of Bond ETFs 123 Chapter 8: REITs, Commodities, and Active ETFs 143 Part III: Customizing and Optimizing Your ETF Portfolio 161 Chapter 9: Sample ETF Portfolio Menus 163 Chapter 10: Understanding Risk and Return 185 Chapter 11: Exercising Patience and Learning Exceptions 205 Part IV: The Part of Tens 227 Chapter 12: Ten FAQs about ETFs 229 Chapter 13: Ten Mistakes Most Investors (Even Smart Ones) Make 235 Index 241

Product Details

  • publication date: 04/12/2015
  • ISBN13: 9781119121923
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 288
  • ID: 9781119121923
  • weight: 556
  • ISBN10: 1119121922
  • edition: Portable ed

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