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Beat The Indexes With Revenue-Weighted ETFs

By Left Banker: Deciding on what metric(s) to use to weight portfolio holdings is often a challenge to the individual investor. For an ETF it is the overriding principle driving the investing strategy. The gold standard has long been cap … Continue reading

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Why Conventional Commodity Indexes Will Likely Disappoint

By Morningstar: By Samuel Lee Negative real interest rates, coordinated money-printing by Bernanke and his international counterparts, rising emerging markets–little wonder that commodity fund assets have tripled since the commodity-price peak in mid-2008. It helps that back tests show long-only, … Continue reading

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