Another Trump Trade Idea and the Relevant ETFs

In the month since Election Day, plenty of sector and industry exchange traded funds have emerged as beneficiaries of Donald Trump’s stunning victory. One of the Trump trade ideas, and one accessible via ETFs, that is flying somewhat under the radar is nuclear energy. Just look at the Global X Uranium ETF (NYSEArca: URA), which…


Low Volatility is Not a Buy and Hold Strategy

By John Lunt, President of Lunt Capital Management, Inc. One of the themes of 2016 has been the continued growth of smart beta ETFs, including the proliferation of factor-based ETFs. There are now a wide variety of factors accessible to investors, including low volatility, quality, dividends, value, momentum, and high beta. ETFs exist across the…

3M to sell identity management business to Gemalto

3M Co , the maker of Scotch tape and Post-it notes, said it had entered into agreements to sell its identity management business to Amsterdam-based digital security company Gemalto for $850 million.


Do I Have to Pay Estimated Taxes?

If you don't have taxes withheld from your income, you'll need to be proactive in giving the IRS its share of your earnings. Be sure to pay attention to estimated tax deadlines to avoid penalties.