|Bid||25.72 x 800|
|Ask||25.90 x 1100|
|Day's Range||25.46 - 29.44|
|52 Week Range||21.41 - 51.98|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||0.00|
|Expense Ratio (net)||0.89%|
These international value ETFs have been in the list of top gainers over the last five days. These are also known for sturdy yields, which make them nice picks amid the current global market volatility.
August saw an awful start with global markets in the red mainly due to renewed trade tensions. Such market and ETF activities could rule the market in August.
Hawkish Fed outlook and renewed trade tensions shook the market to start August. These inverse ETF areas could be on a tear in the near term.
Multi-asset ETFs look to boost returns and lower overall volatility in portfolios. These products normally provide a high level of current income.
As the market is on its way to witness the worst month since December on renewed trade tensions, shorting the same with ETFs could be a good option.
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Goldman Sachs noted that rising volatility (VXX) and the potential for an additional sell-off in equities makes it bullish on gold despite the higher interest rate outlook. In a report published on November 26, Goldman Sachs reiterated its positive views on commodities, especially oil (USO) and gold. Goldman Sachs expected slower US growth to benefit gold since its appeal as a safe-haven asset increases.
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