ETFs

Learn about exchange-traded funds and how they may benefit your portfolio. Or explore other investing topics:

Dividend Stocks: Port in a Storm?

Dividend-paying stocks could potentially pump up total returns from your stock portfolio and generate extra income.

Are Leveraged and Inverse ETPs Too Risky?

Leveraged and inverse ETPs can double or even triple your gains—but also your losses. Here's what to consider before you jump in.

What Trends Could Define the Future of Investing?

How much do you know about tomorrow's potential investment opportunities? Take our seven-question quiz to find out.

Leveraged and Inverse ETPs: Going, Going, Gone?

Leveraged and inverse ETPs are uniquely risky financial instruments—and probably aren't suitable for most investors.

ETFs and Taxes: What You Need to Know

Different ETF structures have different tax implications. Be informed and avoid unpleasant surprises come tax time.

What Are Leveraged & Inverse ETFs & ETNs & How Do They Work?

Learn about the complexities of leveraged and inverse exchange-traded products (ETPs) and their potential risks and benefits.

How Can You Invest Your Values?

How can you customize your portfolio in ways that align with your own personal values? ESG investing might help you achieve your goals beyond just risk and return.

ETF vs. Mutual Fund: It Depends on Your Strategy

Support your strategy and portfolio by knowing when to invest in exchange-traded funds (ETFs), index funds, and actively managed mutual funds.

ETFs: How Much Do They Really Cost?

If you're considering investing in ETFs to diversify your portfolio, you'll want to be aware of the additional costs you might incur.

VIX ETFs: The Facts and Risks

Investors are fascinated by the VIX Index due to its tendency to spike during market turmoil. VIX ETFs exist but they track VIX index futures, instead of the index directly. Find out why this can be an issue.