ETFS THAT SOUND THE SAME ARE OFTEN NOT THE SAME
Thursday 1/26/2017 17:00:41 EST - Standard & Poor's

What stocks should you expect to find in a European ETF? How about a homebuilder ETF? While these questions should not be hard to answer, what's inside an ETF might surprise you and your clients.

CFRA's ETF research is based in part on the belief that an ETF is a basket of securities. So rather than judging an ETF using a rearview mirror approach, which can result in whiplash, we review the underlying holdings. The constituents of similar-sounding ETFs will be distinct, which impacts p...