More than $7 billion was withdrawn from exchange-traded funds (ETFs) investing in emerging markets in January 2014, and this emerging markets chart shows which countries have been hit the hardest.
The S&P 500 has dipped 4.3% since the start of 2014, but that pales in comparison to the losses experienced by emerging markets ETFs.
ETFs serve as a good measuring stick for emerging market performance because they hold many of the top stocks, securities, or bonds from that country....
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The Top Emerging Market ETFs of 2014
Investors have been running from emerging markets in 2014, but two emerging market ETFs have pulled in double-digit gains this year.
More than $7 billion has been withdrawn from emerging market exchange-traded funds in 2014. As a result, funds like the iShares MSCI Brazil Capped Index Fund (NYSE: EWZ) and Global X FTSE Argentina 20 ETF (NYSE: To continue reading, please click here...
Best Investments in Emerging Markets: MINT Is the Next BRIC
In 2001, the BRICs - Brazil, Russia, India, and China - would be the engines of economic growth. These four countries demonstrated enough political stability, population growth, and openness of trade to warrant being acclaimed as the economic superstars of the next decade.
4 Drug Stocks to Buy Now to Capitalize on Emerging Market Growth
It is a truth universally acknowledged that a developing country with a rising middle class must be in want of a higher standard of living.
In other words: Emerging economies want more stuff, they want better stuff, and they're willing to pay for it... and this is as true for medicine as for luxury cars and Levi's.
That's why these economies are driving the bulk of growth in the global pharmaceutical market....
We've identified the handful of companies best-positioned to take advantage of this...
Five High-Yield Sin Stocks to Buy to Capture Emerging Market Growth
Johnnie Walker scotch has one of the best advertisements I've seen in years.
Maybe you've caught it. It shows hundreds of Mexican men and women unshackling themselves from a massive boulder and climbing up a mountain...
But there's a secret sauce that can make some 'sin stocks' even sexier...
How to Invest in Emerging Markets Using One Simple Strategy
This year marked a raucous end to one of the greatest economic booms in the last 100 years.
It happened in June, when more than 1 million protesters took to the streets in one of their country's largest cities.
At the time, they raised ire about steep increases in crime, inflation, and political corruption. They stomped the pavement over ill-gotten decisions to spend taxpayer money on posh football stadiums for the World Cup instead of schools, hospitals, and much-needed infrastructure....
You just have to look for one key trait...
How to Invest in Frontier Markets and Tap the World's Fastest Growth
An axiom of investing is that those who get in on great opportunities early make the most money.
Knowing how to invest in frontier markets gives you one of those great, rare opportunities. And it's early enough in the game that most of the profits are still well off into the future.
Don't Blame Wal-Mart (WMT) and Cisco (CSCO) Slumps On Emerging Markets
Cisco announced plans to cut 4,000 more jobs (5% of its global workforce); the sales forecast for the quarter came in surprisingly low.
Egypt Ousts Morsi: Another Sign of Emerging Market Woes
As widespread unrest spreads across Egypt after the ousting of President Morsi, investors need to be wary of a growing trend affecting broader emerging markets.
Much of the unrest around the world is caused by one thing: Uprisings against governments and their inabilities to provide basic services to citizens with rising income levels.