The Wall Street Journal recently reported some good news for ETF
One of the largest brokerage services, TD Ameritrade, recently announced that
it is cutting transaction costs to zero for over 100 different exchange traded
The news follows other announcements from brokerage services Charles Schwab,
E-Trade, Fidelity, and Vanguard that they’ve also cut commissions on dozens of
The difference between even small commission rates and no commission can be
huge for individual investors who may see any substantial gains whittled away
by even 1-2% fees.
According to the story from The Wall Street Journal, “Commissions make
it costly to rebalance investments in ETFs or to use them for tax-loss
harvesting, and they can hurt dollar cost averaging for younger
If you’re looking for some of the best ways to start investing in ETFs, Wyatt
Investment Research Chief Investment Strategist Ian Wyatt and Resource
Prospector Editor Kevin McElroy recently finished a report with proprietary
research on the three best commodity ETFs to own today: three ETFs designed to
actually make money for individual investors.
Included in this report are a gold ETF that’s crushed gains made in gold’s
price this year, the silver ETF that’s better than NYSE: SLV, and the “green”
ETF that’s creamed the broad market for 18 months running.