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Indicated Dividend Yield Ranking for the S&P 500 by Industry
The table below ranks indicated dividend yields of companies in the Standard & Poor's 500 Index by industry as of October 31.
A Closer Look at Three S&P 500 ETFs
When tracking the S&P 500, most exchange traded fund investors automatically fall back on the SPDR S&P 500 (NYSEArca: SPY), the largest and oldest ETF.
Breaking Down The S&P 500 ETF Price War
The S&P 500 is one of the most widely-followed indexes in the world, offering exposure to a basket of U.S. stocks that includes many of the world's largest corporations.
SPXL: The Best Way To Short The Market
For those investors looking for the biggest bang for their buck when shorting the S&P 500 and for those investors with some serious conviction in their beliefs, the single best way to be short is by buying deep in-the-money put options on the Direxion ...
Least Correlated Country ETFs To S&P 500
The S&P 500 Index is often times used a gauge for the entire U.S. market, and as such, the correlation matrix below highlights the relationship between this popular domestic benchmark with the rest of the world over the past 6 month, 1 year, and 2 year ...
Forex Analysis: S&P 500 Chart Setup Hints US Dollar Support to Hold
THE TAKEAWAY: S&P 500 technical positioning warns of a turn lower ahead, hinting the safe-haven US Dollar may manage to hold up at support and position for recovery.
7 Investments With Low Correlation To The S&P 500
This article will look at several investment options to identify a select number that have low correlations to the S&P 500. Correlation coefficients measure the level of which one security tracks another security. Correlation coefficients range from -1 ...
Stocks for the Long Run: 1st Source vs. the S&P 500
Investing isn't easy. Even Warren Buffett counsels that most investors should invest in a low-cost index like the S&P 500. That way, "you'll be buying into a wonderful industry, which in effect is all of American industry," he says. But there are, of ...
Dollar General Set to Join the S&P 500
(NYSE: DG) will replace Cooper Industries plc (NYSE: CBE) in the S&P 500 after the close of trading on Friday, November 30.
A Short-Term S&P 500 Trading Approach That's Generating Significant Gains
In the article mentioned above, we noted that the expected return for the S&P 500 ETF (NYSEARCA:SPY ) is higher after the market closes poorly (For example, if the market closes in the bottom 50% of the day's trading range).