ETF Strategist - Emerging Markets

IN FOCUS: Emerging Markets

In the global economy of the 21st century, emerging markets are a staple in most portfolios. From bonds to stocks to currencies, there's a way to play the growth story of these developing countries, but higher-than-average volatility and risk remain part of the tale.

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    By: Mark McLaughlin,|Special to CNBC.com

    The long-term case for investing in emerging-markets is based on growing worldwide demand for commodities and the expansion of an enormous new middle class in those countries.

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    By: Mark McLaughlin, |Special to CNBC.com

    Potential weakness in the materials and commodities sectors is likely to drag on equities prices.

  • By: Mark McLaughlin, |Special to CNBC.com

    Strong domestic fundamentals in the BRICs and other countries  are likely to drive equity prices.

  • By: Mark McLaughlin,|Special to CNBC.com

    Investors fearful of a global recession and its ill effects on emerging markets should look for short funds to bet against stocks there.

  • By: Mark McLaughlin,|Special to CNBC.com

    Though the recent rebound makes current valuations unattractive,  outstanding fundamentals make this group a good medium- and long-term bet.

Videos

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    The manager of the world's two largest ETFs, Anthony Rochte, State Street Global Advisors, discusses how ETFs are changing now. "We do not sponsor leverage/inverse ETFs," he tells CNBC's Bob Pisani.

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  • Trading Volatility with ETFs

    Using ETFs to manage risk and volatility, with Nick Cherney, VelocityShares, and CNBC's Bob Pisani. Also, Scott Nations, NationsShares, explains why he thinks these products are too expensive.

  • Charles Schwab's 2012 ETF Outlook

    This year will bring more choices via new uses for ETFs, say Beth Flynn and Michael Iachini, Charles Schwab.

  • Investing in ETFs

    Taking the pulse of the $1 trillion ETF industry and where to invest, with Gus Sauter, Vanguard Group and CNBC's Bob Pisani.

Investing

Trader Talk with Bob Pisani

Market Insider

By the Numbers

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    DHI
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    HOV
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    KBH
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    LEN
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    MTH
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    PHM
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    RYL
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    CAA
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    TOL
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