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Danger Zone 2/25/2013: Small-cap Value ETFs & Mutual Funds

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Small-cap value ETFs and mutual funds are in the Danger Zone this week due to poor holdings and high total annual costs.

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1Q Best & Worst ETFs & Mutual Funds – by Style – Recap

1Q Best & Worst ETFs & Mutual Funds – by Style – Recap

Each quarter, we provide the most comprehensive review of equity ETFs and mutual funds available.

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Low-Cost Funds Dupe Investors – 1Q13

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Fund holdings affect fund performance more than fees or past performance. A cheap fund is not necessarily a good fund. Investors are good at picking cheap funds. We want them to be better at picking funds with good stocks. Both are required to maximize success.

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Best & Worst ETFs and Mutual Funds: Small-cap Value Style

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The small-cap value style ranks last out of the twelve fund styles as detailed in my Style Rankings for ETFs and Mutual Funds report. It gets my Dangerous rating, which is based on aggregation of ratings of 13 ETFs and 269 mutual funds in the small-cap value style as of February 13th, 2013.

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Danger Zone 2/18/2013: Zale Corporation (ZLC)

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Zale Corporation (ZLC) is in the Danger Zone this week.

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Best & Worst ETFs and Mutual Funds: Small-cap Blend Style

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The small-cap blend style ranks eleventh out of the twelve fund styles as detailed in my Style Rankings for ETFs and Mutual Funds report. It gets my Dangerous rating, which is based on aggregation of ratings of 21 ETFs and 648 mutual funds in the small-cap blend style as of February 13th, 2013.

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Best & Worst ETFs and Mutual Funds: Mid-cap Value Style

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The mid-cap value style ranks tenth out of the twelve fund styles as detailed in my Style Rankings for ETFs and Mutual Funds report. It gets my Dangerous rating, which is based on aggregation of ratings of 12 ETFs and 196 mutual funds in the mid-cap value style as of February 12th, 2013.

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Best & Worst ETFs and Mutual Funds: Mid-cap Blend Style

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The mid-cap blend style ranks ninth out of the twelve fund styles as detailed in my Style Rankings for ETFs and Mutual Funds report. It gets my Dangerous rating, which is based on aggregation of ratings of 17 ETFs and 332 mutual funds in the mid-cap blend style as of February 8th, 2013.

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Best & Worst ETFs and Mutual Funds: Small-cap Growth Style

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The small-cap growth style ranks eighth out of the twelve fund styles as detailed in my Style Rankings for ETFs and Mutual Funds report. It gets my Dangerous rating, which is based on aggregation of ratings of 11 ETFs and 477 mutual funds in the small-cap growth style as of February 8th, 2013.

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Best & Worst ETFs and Mutual Funds: All-cap Value Style

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The all-cap value style ranks seventh out of the twelve fund styles as detailed in my Style Rankings for ETFs and Mutual Funds report. It gets my Dangerous rating, which is based on aggregation of ratings of two ETFs and 270 mutual funds in the all-cap value style as of February 7th, 2013.

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Best & Worst ETFs and Mutual Funds: Mid-cap Growth Style

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The mid-cap growth style ranks sixth out of the twelve fund styles as detailed in my Style Rankings for ETFs and Mutual Funds report. It gets my Neutral rating, which is based on aggregation of ratings of 10 ETFs and 368 mutual funds in the mid-cap growth style as of February 7th, 2013.

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Best & Worst ETFs and Mutual Funds: All-cap Growth Style

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The all-cap growth style ranks fifth out of the twelve fund styles as detailed in my Style Rankings for ETFs and Mutual Funds report. It gets my Neutral rating, which is based on aggregation of ratings of two ETFs and 440 mutual funds in the all-cap growth style as of February 6th, 2013.

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Best & Worst ETFs and Mutual Funds: Large-cap Growth Style

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The large-cap growth style ranks fourth out of the twelve fund styles as detailed in my Style Rankings for ETFs and Mutual Funds report. It gets my Neutral rating, which is based on aggregation of ratings of 23 ETFs and 694 mutual funds in the large-cap growth style as of February 6th, 2013.

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Danger Zone 2/11/2013: Energy Sector

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Investors who want exposure to this sector should buy a basket of Attractive-or-better rated stocks and avoid paying undeserved fees. Get the list of my top 20 Energy stocks to build your own portfolio.

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February’s Most DANGEROUS Stocks Available to the Public

February’s Most DANGEROUS Stocks Available to the Public

New Constructs released February’s Most Dangerous Stocks report to the public today.

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February’s Most Attractive Stocks Available to the Public Today

February’s Most Attractive Stocks Available to the Public Today

Read more >>New Constructs released February’s Most Attractive Stocks report to the public today.
All Most Attractive Stocks reports published in November

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Best & Worst ETFs and Mutual Funds: All-cap Blend Style

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The all-cap blend style ranks third out of the twelve fund styles as detailed in my Style Rankings for ETFs and Mutual Funds report. It gets my Neutral rating, which is based on aggregation of ratings of 36 ETFs and 612 mutual funds in the all-cap blend style as of February 6th, 2013.

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Best & Worst ETFs and Mutual Funds: Large-cap Value Style

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The large-cap value style ranks second out of the twelve fund styles as detailed in my Style Rankings for ETFs and Mutual Funds report. It gets my Neutral rating, which is based on aggregation of ratings of 39 ETFs and 728 mutual funds in the large-cap value style as of February 5th, 2013.

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Best & Worst ETFs and Mutual Funds: Large-cap Blend Style

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The large-cap blend style ranks first out of the twelve fund styles as detailed in my Style Rankings for ETFs and Mutual Funds report. It gets my Neutral rating, which is based on aggregation of ratings of 33 ETFs and 944 mutual funds in the large-cap blend style as of February 1st, 2013.

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February’s Most DANGEROUS Stocks Available to Subscribers Today

February’s Most DANGEROUS Stocks Available to Subscribers Today

Paying customers can access February’s 40 Most Dangerous Stocks as of midnight last night. We provide 20 large/mid cap names… Read more >>

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