U.S. Stock ETFs Take a Back Seat to French Election Risks

U.S. equities and stock exchange traded funds slipped Friday as investors shied away from risk assets ahead of Sunday’s highly contested French national elections. The S&P 500 Index, along with related funds including the SPDR S&P 500 ETF (NYSEArca: SPY), iShares Core S&P 500 ETF (NYSEArca: IVV) and Vanguard 500 Index (NYSEArca: VOO), were down…Click to read more at ETFtrends.com.