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Trading Strategy – iShares MSCI Frontier 100 ETF

  Frontier-market stocks fell broadly on Thursday as a stronger dollar sent commodities prices down sharply. Gold slid below key support of $1,200 an ounce.  Silver fell 1.2 percent at $14.54 an ounce.  Platinum lost 0.7 percent at $790.49 per ounce.  The iShares MSCI Frontier 100 ETF (FM) dropped 2.93 percent to 27.52, down nearly […]

Trading Strategy – iShares MSCI Frontier 100 ETF

  One of the noteworthy developments in recent days has been the move in frontier markets.  The iShares MSCI Frontier 100 ETF (FM) has been under selling pressure amid an intense appreciation in the US dollar.  Also contributed to the overall weakness was a tighter financial conditions around the globe.  The ETF fell 0.3 percent […]

Trading Strategy – iShares MSCI Frontier 100 ETF

  One of the noteworthy developments in recent days has been the move in frontier markets. The global stock-market turmoil so far this year has been driven by a non-stop flow of economic reports indicating a slowdown.  Adding to concerns is the rising interest rates, the benchmark 10-year Treasury yield broke above 3 percent for […]

Trading Strategy – iShares MSCI Frontier 100 ETF

  One of the noteworthy developments in recent days has been the move in frontier markets.  Higher interest rate and specter of a global trade war has had frontier markets on edge in recent days.  After surging more than 33 percent in 2017, the iShares MSCI Frontier 100 ETF (FM) rose more than 6 percent […]

Trading Strategy – iShares MSCI Frontier 100 ETF

  One of the more noteworthy developments in recent days has been the move in frontier markets, which were among the world’s worst performers amid geopolitical tensions.  The iShares MSCI Frontier 100 ETF (FM) fell 1.70 percent Tuesday, bringing its YTD gains down to 25.60 percent but still outperformed the S&P by a wide margin.  […]