2015 to 2019 Top 10 ETFs

Looking at the 1559 active ETFs from 2015 – 2019. Surprisingly only the following amount outperformed the $SPY in a given year: 2015: 295, 19% 2016: 405, 26% 2017: 780, 50% 2018: 633, 41% 2019: 265, 17% What could be more surprising is that only 10 outperformed the S&P500 in each of the 5 years. … Read more

October 2020: Week 3

October Week 3

After three positive weeks in a row, the market saw some slight retracement over last week. However, moving into this week, Dow Futures are up 181 pts so will see if the market is able to move back into positive territory. Anyway, let’s jump right into it… Weekly Changes: Out of 114 Tech ETFs analyzed, … Read more

October 2020: Week 2

October Week 2

Last week was the third positive week in a row for the market, alleviating some concerns of a threatening bear trend. Dow Futures are flat so it will be interesting to watch how Monday and the week play out, considering the strong close to last week. Anyway, let’s jump right into it… Weekly Changes: Out … Read more

October 2020: Week 1

October Week 1

Despite some volatility towards the end of the week after the first US Presidential debate and President Trump testing positive for COVID19, the stock market managed to squeak out a positive week for the second week in a row, starting to pause concern of a potential bear market or larger correction. Personally, I think the … Read more

September 2020: Week 4

For the last two weeks I’ve been commenting on how “we saw some retracement in the market. While last week seemed to hold positive, this most recent week has shown more strength in the Russell 2000 index compared to the Nasdaq 100 ($QQQ).” With Dow Futures up 300 pts at the time of writing this, … Read more

September 2020: Week 3

Two weeks ago I commented how “we saw some retracement in the market. While last week seemed to hold positive, this most recent week has shown more strength in the Russell 2000 index compared to the Nasdaq 100 ($QQQ). Given the Tech ETF landscape and its relation to $QQQ, this could prove to be another … Read more

September 2020: Week 2

In last weeks email I commented how “we saw some retracement in the market. Over the next few weeks it will be interesting to see if this become more of a longer term reversal”, based on this most recent weeks results, it looks like there is some stability and a potential move back upwards with … Read more

September 2020: Week 1

Weekly Changes: Out of 114 Tech ETFs analysed, the average and vast majority of ETFs had a negative week last week, losing on average 3.37%. The S&P 500 fared slightly better with a modest drop of 2.21%. The leaders of this the week were the Inverse and Levered ETFs; those that rise when the market … Read more

August 2020: Week 4

Weekly Changes: Out of 114 Tech ETFs analysed, the average ETF had a relatively strong week last week, gaining on average 2.06%. Although, this under-performed the S&P 500 which had a rise of 2.47%. The top 5 ETFs of the week all outperformed in comparison to last week as well, ranging from 5.73% to 9.04% … Read more