Physical Platinum ETF (NY: PPLT )
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Stories about Physical Platinum ETF
Thanks to a surprisingly solid reading from the Chicago PMI yesterday, many investors are growing increasingly optimistic that the economy has bottomed out in the near term. The reading crushed analyst...
Commodity ETFs: It Takes Two To Contango
June 24, 2011
Futures-based investing has long been a popular option for those looking to gain exposure to commodities that were otherwise difficult to reach. But with the introduction of ETFs came increased...
Platinum and Palladium ETFs are Long-Term Bets
June 11, 2011
While short-term growth in platinum and palladium markets have been mired by lackluster auto sales, their related exchange traded funds (ETFs) could be better off over the long-run. As a result of the...
Three ETFs To Watch This Week: CNDA, FXF, PPLT
May 29, 2011
American equity markets finished the final full week of May on a relatively strong note, as most major benchmarks moved off of their lows from earlier in the week to finish Friday in the green. A...
ETF Securities Rumored To Be Planning IPO
May 05, 2011
ETF Securities, the giant of the European ETF market that has amassed more than $4 billion in a suite of seven U.S.-listed products, is taking steps towards an initial public offering according to the...
How to play the global commodities trends
March 29, 2011
For some investors, the best way to take advantage of current commodity trends is to buy single-commodity exchange-traded funds or exchange-traded notes, from which there are plenty to choose.
SPDR gold holdings drop for fifth month in February
February 28, 2011
ETF Securities, the Europe-based ETF issuer responsible for a series of ultra-popular physically-backed precious metal ETFs, is at it again with an SEC filing for a series of similar products targeting...
Points On Metals ETF Investing, From a Pro
February 21, 2011
ETF Securities is a fast-growing provider of specialized metals exchange traded funds (ETFs), so when the company proffers its thoughts on the metals market, investors tend to sit up and listen...
Commodity ETFs Get No Love From Investors
February 14, 2011
It doesn’t seem like that long ago that exchange-traded commodity products were the darlings of the ETF world. Praised for democratizing an entire asset class (and one capable of delivering...
The Precious Metal ETF No One’s Talking About
February 04, 2011
Gold, silver, copper, steel. Everyone’s talking about metals. But one solid performer that hasn’t entered the conversation yet is palladium. Why should you have palladium on the brain? For starters,...
Gold Who? Platinum and Palladium ETFs Shine
January 18, 2011
Gold and silver exchange traded fund (ETF) investments are yesterday’s news when compared to platinum and palladium ETFs. According to a new report from Barclays Capital, holdings in exchange-traded...
ETF Securities Launches Asian Gold Shares Fund (AGOL)
January 14, 2011
ETF Securities, the European-based ETF issuer famous for its lineup of physically-backed precious metal ETFs, announced further expansion of its product offering with the launch of an ETF that holds...
Tuesday’s ETF To Watch: ETF Securities Platinum Shares Trust (PPLT)
January 03, 2011
As 2011 gets underway, investors have bought up securities across the board giving a nice boost to American equities to start the new year. While the early leaders of the year were in the basic...
Precious Metal ETFs: Physical vs. Equity Exposure
December 21, 2010
ETFs in the commodity space have had an incredible run in 2010, with some funds gaining over 80% on the year and becoming some of the year’s top performers. Commodities across the board have enjoyed...
Why Precious Metals ETFs Are the Best Way to Go
December 20, 2010
Precious metals are more popular than ever these days. Not convinced? The country’s first gold ATM just started dispensing bullion today. If you want to be a part of this run, forget buying your own...
Platinum ETF: 4 Favorable Fundamentals
December 07, 2010
The platinum exchange traded fund (ETF) is up modestly this year, but if those in the know are to be believed, next year its ship (or catalytic converter) could come in. Compared to gold and silver,...
Gold’s a veteran; other metals are rising stars
December 02, 2010
Investors have devoutly followed gold’s nearly 30% year-to-date climb, but there are plenty of other rising stars in the metals space.
Have Commodity ETFs Topped Out?
November 26, 2010
For the larger part of this year, commodity exchange traded funds (ETFs) were soaring. Then recently, they had their wings clipped. Was the correction the beginning of the end, or a pause for breath...
Forget Gold; Look at the Platinum ETFs
November 15, 2010
Gold is the squeaky wheel that gets the grease, but platinum and palladium exchange traded funds (ETFs) haven’t exactly been chopped liver. In fact, a new 2010 high for platinum was reached last week....
ETFs mint new bout of metals speculation
November 14, 2010
Precious-metals ETFs are attracting individual investors, who are helping push prices higher. But these buyers may be getting in just in time for a correction.
The Benefits of Owning Commodity ETFs
November 11, 2010
At one time, long before exchange traded funds (ETFs) came into the picture, commodities were for institutions and others with the time and monetary resources to play the futures markets. Today, you...
Table-Top ETFs opened in 2010 by assets
November 10, 2010
The largest exchange-traded funds launched in 2010 ranked by total assets (as of the end of October). For a story on the most and least successful new ETFs, click on [ID:nN08219318].
iShares Also Planning Physical Copper ETF
October 27, 2010
With the U.S. dollar plummeting, resource-hungry emerging markets racing ahead, and concerns over inflation beginning to pop up, hard assets have been red hot. And ETF issuers are seemingly taking...
ETFS Rolls Out Physical Precious Metals Basket ETF (GLTR)
October 22, 2010
ETF Securities, the European ETF giant that has now accumulated more than $2 billion in U.S. ETF assets, announced the latest addition to its product line on Friday. The ETFS Physical Precious Metal...
ETF Securities Planning Precious Metal Basket ETF
October 21, 2010
As the U.S. economy continues to struggle and more intervention from the Fed seems inevitable, the dollar has been battered in currency markets. The greenback has already lost close to 8% over the past...
Five alternatives to gold
October 08, 2010
But while the 2010 gold rush is making a lot of headlines, it’s important to not overlook other hard assets that are also surging, writes Jeff Reeves.
Get Ready for Onslaught of Physical Metal ETFs
October 07, 2010
One look at gold exchange traded funds (ETFs) will tell you this much: investors love their physically-backed metal funds. If certain providers have their way, there could be a lot more to love soon....
US CFTC seeks comments on precious metals ETFs
September 29, 2010