ETF Perspectives by Leslie N. Masonson
Are you interested in learning more about using exchange traded funds (ETFs) in your trading? Leslie N. Masonson, an active ETF trader, is president of Cash Management Resources, a financial consulting firm that focuses on ETF strategies. He is the author of Buy-Don’t Hold: Investing With ETFs Using Relative Strength To Increase Returns With Less Risk; and All About Market Timing, as well as Day Trading On The Edge. His website is www.buydonthold.com, where he writes a weekly blog. To submit topics for future columns, reach him at firstname.lastname@example.org.
In this first installment of a new bimonthly column, I’ll provide insight into how traders can use ETFs to generate additional trading profits. The focus of this month’s column is selecting an ETF from those in the same category. I’ll begin with a brief look at the ETF explosion to see why ETFs should be considered more closely...