CRAMER REBELS AGAINST ETFS, CFRA RESPONDS
Thursday 3/23/2017 17:00:25 EST - Standard & Poor's

On his CNBC Mad Money Show last night, Jim Cramer spoke passionately against the use of ETFs. While CFRA believes investors have a variety of strong investment opportunities to consider, we contend that lower-cost ETFs can be helpful to reduce risks and provide liquid exposure to a variety trends. Our approach focuses on the holdings and leverages our stock research capabilities. Below we recap Cramer's take, and offer our perspective.

Cramer cited the "hideous" number of ETFs that have...