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.

  • The Bull Case Tuesday, 10 Apr 2012 | 1:16 PM ET

    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.

  • The Bear Case Tuesday, 10 Apr 2012 | 1:14 PM ET

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

  • A Model Bull Portfolio Tuesday, 10 Apr 2012 | 1:15 PM ET

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

  • A Model Bear Portfolio Tuesday, 10 Apr 2012 | 1:14 PM ET

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

  • The Sideways Play Friday, 15 Jun 2012 | 2:27 PM ET

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


  • Herb on the Street: ETF Fees     Tuesday, 3 Apr 2012 | 2:51 PM ET

    CNBC's Herb Greenberg discusses tricky ETF fees.

  • Options Action: Homebuilders     Thursday, 22 Mar 2012 | 5:45 PM ET

    An options strategy on the homebuilder's ETF, with Mike Khouw, CRT Capital.

  • ETF Titan on Evolution of ETFs     Friday, 10 Feb 2012 | 12:00 AM ET

    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.

  • ETF Inflows Level Off     Friday, 10 Feb 2012 | 12:00 AM ET

    ETFs are gaining but still not overtaking mutual funds, reports CNBC's Bob Pisani.

  • Trading Volatility with ETFs     Friday, 10 Feb 2012 | 12:00 AM ET

    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     Friday, 10 Feb 2012 | 12:00 AM ET

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

  • Investing in ETFs     Friday, 10 Feb 2012 | 12:00 AM ET

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


Trader Talk with Bob Pisani

  • A trader speaks on the phone in front of the index board in Frankfurt, Germany.

    European markets are having a moment, while retailers turned in mixed results on quarterly earnings on Wednesday.

  • Traders work the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    The IPO rush begins! There are 12 deals that are set to price this week. This is the rush to get deals done before Thanksgiving!

  • Shipping containers are loaded onto an international freighter at the international cargo terminal in Tokyo.

    Japan's economy unexpected fall into recession increases the likelihood of demands for further stimulus.

Market Insider with Patti Domm

CNBC Stock Blog

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