Water ETFs: Go With The Flow Or Not? by Leslie N. Masonson
Water is a lifesaver around the world and will always be an essential and critical element of our lives and the planet’s survival. Some investors may wish to consider adding a small position of one of these ETFs to their portfolio. Since two of these ETFs (CGW and FIW) have outperformed the S&P 500 over the last 12.5 years, they may have a place in an investor’s portfolio.
According to the United Nations Office for Disaster Risk Reduction, 2.1 billion people do not have access to safely managed drinking water, 90% of all natural disasters are water-related, and water scarcity impacts four out of ten people ...