5 ETFs that won over investors last week


Broad equity ETFs continued to pull money ahead of Thanksgiving week despite inflation concerns. This is especially true as ETFs globally raised around $ 10.4 billion in capital last week (end of November 12-18), generating inflows of $ 772.4 billion since the start of the year. year. U.S. equity ETFs dominated last week with inflows of $ 3.5 billion, followed closely by $ 2.6 billion of U.S. fixed income ETFs and $ 2.5 billion of U.S. ETFs. ‘international actions, by etf.com.

IShares Core S&P 500 ETF IVV, Vanguard Total Stock Market ETF VTI, Vanguard S&P 500 ETF VOO, Invesco S&P 500 Low Volatility ETF SPLV and KraneShares CSI China Internet ETF KWEB topped the list of best creations last week.

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Wall Street saw mixed trading last week with the S&P 500 and the highly technical Nasdaq Composite Index climbing 0.3% and 1.2%, respectively, and the Dow Jones shedding 1.3%.

Even as fears of further lockdowns to curb the spread of COVID-19 in Europe and rising prices have kept stock markets nervous, the latest batch of profits from tech companies and retailers has fueled bullish sentiments. Retail sales in the United States in October jumped for the third consecutive month and increased the most since March. Americans have started shopping early to avoid the shortage of goods due to the ongoing pandemic. A wider reach of vaccinations has also accelerated economic reopening and accelerated travel.

Plus, stocks are getting a boost in anticipation of increased government spending. President Biden enacted the $ 1,000 billion bipartisan infrastructure bill on November 15. Notably, the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq hit new highs last week (read: 5 growth ETFs to take advantage of an incredible S&P 500 rally).

We have detailed the ETFs below:

IShares Core S&P 500 ETF (IVV)

The iShares Core S&P 500 ETF topped asset flow creation last week, raising $ 2 billion in capital. It follows the S&P 500 index and has 505 stocks in its basket, each representing more than 6.45% of the assets. IVV occupies a prominent place in the information technology sector, while consumer discretionary, healthcare, financials and communications services round out its next four spots with a double-digit allocation each.

The iShares Core S&P 500 ETF charges investors 3 basis points of annual fees and trades an average daily volume of 3.8 million shares. It has $ 326.4 billion in assets under management and a Tier 2 (buy) Zacks ETF with a medium risk outlook (read: Goldman fans can reap the benefits of S&P 500 ETFs in 2022).

Vanguard Total Stock Market ETF (VTI)

The Vanguard Total Stock Market ETF has accumulated $ 1.7 billion in capital, bringing its total assets to $ 292.5 billion. It provides exposure to the general stock market by tracking the CRSP US Total Market Index. The Vanguard Total Stock Market ETF holds a large basket of 4,124 well-diversified stocks with key holdings in the tech, consumer discretionary, industrials, healthcare and financials sectors.

Vanguard Total Stock Market ETF charges investors 3 basis points per year in fees and trades an average daily volume of 3.3 million shares. VTI has a Zacks ETF Rank # 2 with a medium risk outlook (read: 5 sizzling ETFs to debut in November).

Vanguard S&P 500 ETF (VOO)

The Vanguard S&P 500 ETF has accumulated $ 1.1 billion in capital. It follows the S&P 500 index and holds 511 stocks in its basket, each representing more than 6.04% of the assets. The Vanguard S&P 500 ETF weighs heavily in the IT sector, while healthcare, consumer discretionary, financials and communications services round out its next four spots with a double-digit allocation each.

Vanguard S&P 500 ETF charges investors 3 basis points of annual fees and trades an average daily volume of 4.4 million shares. It has assets under management of $ 277 billion and a Zacks ETF Rank # 2 with a medium risk outlook.

Invesco S&P 500 Low Volatility ETF (SPLV)

The low volatility Invesco S&P 500 ETF has accumulated $ 744 million in capital, bringing its total assets under management to $ 9.1 billion. The fund offers exposure to stocks with the lowest volatility over the past 12 months. The Invesco S&P 500 Low Volatility ETF tracks the S&P 500 Low Volatility Index and has 107 stocks in its basket.

The low volatility Invesco S&P 500 ETF trades high volume of around 3.4 million shares per day on average and charges 25 basis points in annual fees. SPLV has a Zacks ETF Rank # 3 (Hold) with a medium risk outlook.

KraneShares CSI China Internet ETF (KWEB)

KraneShares CSI China Internet ETF raised around $ 629 million in its asset base last week. The product provides concentrated exposure to companies based in China whose main business or activities are focused on Internet and Internet related technologies. KraneShares CSI China Internet ETF tracks the CSI China Overseas Internet Index and has 53 stocks in its basket with some focus on top companies (read: Alibaba collapses on weak earnings report: focus on ETFs).

KraneShares CSI China Internet ETF has amassed $ 9.5 billion in its asset base and charges investors 70 basis points in annual fees. KWEB trades an average daily volume of 12 million shares and has a Zacks ETF Rank # 5 (Strong Sell) with a high risk outlook.

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Vanguard Total Stock Market ETF (VTI): ETF Research Reports

Vanguard S&P 500 ETF (VOO): ETF Research Reports

KraneShares CSI China Internet ETF (KWEB): ETF Research Reports

IShares Core S&P 500 ETF (IVV): ETF Research Reports

Invesco S&P 500 Low Volatility ETF (SPLV): ETF Research Reports

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