The Trendrating Smart Momentum Model identifies trends in ETFs early and accounts for short-term volatility, and may enable wealth managers to capture more upside and minimize downside exposure. The ratings work well as a complement to Value Investing. The ratings are designed for long-term investing and can stay in effect from months to years.
A = Strong Bull Trend B = Emerging Bull Trend C = Emerging Bear Trend D = Strong Bear Trend
Below are U.S. Listed ETFs with a minimum of $100 million in assets that have been Upgraded/Downgraded by the Smart Momentum Model in the past week. There were a total of 10 Upgrades and 7 Downgrades last week.
Top Five ETF Upgrades
SPDR Dow Jones Reit ETF (RWR)
Vanguard Consumer Staples ETF (VDC)
FlexShares Morningstar US Market Factors Tilt Indext Fund (TILT)
SPDR S&P 600 Small Cap ETF (SLY)
iShares Core S&P Small-cap ETF (IJR)
Top Five ETF Downgrades
ProShares Ultrashort Russell2000 (TWM)
Direxion Daily 20+ Year Trasury Bear 3x Shares (TMV)
ProShares Short S&P500 (SH)
ProShares Ultrashort 7-10 Year Treasury (PST)
First Trust Health Care Alphadex Fund (FXH)
If you are a professional wealth manager, advisor or broker and would like to learn more about Trendrating or request a free trial click here and put WM.com in the subject line.
The evaluations, rankings and information provided by Trendrating (the "Services") are provided solely for the use of finance professionals (the "Users") and who, by nature of their status as investment professions understand, or are expected to understand, the complexity of finance products, the functioning of the markets and the risks inherent in them. The Services are not offered for use by persons not employed or actively working as professionals in the finance and investment industry. The Services are to be used entirely at the risk of the Users. Included in the Services are forward-looking statements that are based on observations, assumptions and calculations that reflect Trendrating's expectations. Forward-looking statements are subject to numerous risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to materially differ from those expectations. The Services are not intended to constitute a recommendation of any specific security or financial product and are to be implemented solely in conjunction with or as part of a complete investment evaluation conducted by the Users. Under no circumstances shall Trendrating, its officers, directors, employees or agents be liable for any damages, lost profits or investment losses that result in any way from use of the Services or any interruptions, errors or delays in the Services.