Can Industrial ETFs Pave a Solid Path for Your Portfolio?
MyPlanIQ submits:Most sector ETFs faced some headwinds last week and saw their trends change from upward to downward. In contrast, healthcare (XLV) and utilities (XLU) – being the laggard for much of last year – were moving up. Despite the recent pullback, industrials (XLI) should still make a strong momentum play on strong sector fundamentals. Improving economic trends in emerging markets and the strengthening recovery in the U.S. economy should help boost many parts of the industrial sector. Many multinational industrial companies should benefit from the robust demand for industrial goods and infrastructure investments in emerging economies. Pickup in global industrial activity in 2011 should also help drive subsectors such as logistics, construction equipment and engineering machinery.Complete Story »