Seeking Alpha

Fred Piard

View as an RSS Feed
View Fred Piard's Articles BY TICKER:
  • Strategy-Based Sector ETFs: How Do They Work?
    on Yesterday, 8:40 PM IWB, XLY, FXD 1 Comment
  • Momentum ETFs: Really A Good Idea?
    on Mon, Apr. 14 PDP, DWAS, EEH 15 Comments
  • How To Bet On IPOs And Spin-Offs With ETFs, And Choose The Best.
    on Mon, Apr. 7 IPO, CSD, FPX 5 Comments
  • Precious Metal Canadian Discounts (March Update)
    on Tue, Mar. 25 GDX, GDXJ, GLD Comment!
  • Hedge Fund ETFs: Alternative Alpha Vs. Guru Index
    on Mon, Mar. 24 ALFA, PHDG, SSO 12 Comments
  • Canadian Discounts On Precious Metals (February Update)
    on Sun, Feb. 23 CEF, GDX, GDXJ Comment!
  • Which VIX Spike Could Kill XIV? Here Are The Numbers.
    on Thu, Feb. 20 VXX, UVXY, TVIX 108 Comments
  • XIV: How To Avoid A Disastrous Loss And Boost Your Total Return.
    on Thu, Feb. 13 SVXY, VXX, XIV 69 Comments
  • Canadian Discounts On Precious Metals (January Update)
    on Fri, Jan. 24 CEF, GLD, GTU 3 Comments
  • Market Timing: 3 Simple Indicators That Work... Together
    on Thu, Jan. 23 DIA, IWM, MDY 14 Comments
  • Market Timing: 3 Indicators That Work
    on Mon, Jan. 20 DIA, DOG, IWM 16 Comments
  • 2 Ways To Build An All-Weather Portfolio: Timed Hedging And Sector Selection.
    on Tue, Jan. 14 MRK, PFE, PM 12 Comments
  • How To Protect A Portfolio In Technology
    on Mon, Jan. 13 CSCO, EMC, GLW 5 Comments
  • How To Protect A Portfolio In Utilities
    on Fri, Jan. 10 D, IDU, NEE 2 Comments
  • How To Protect A Portfolio Of Financial Companies
    on Mon, Jan. 6 COF, GS, IYF 5 Comments
  • How To Protect A Portfolio In Consumer Discretionary
    on Dec. 23, 2013 BBBY, DG, DISCA Comment!
  • Canadian Discounts On Precious Metals (Christmas Update)
    on Dec. 21, 2013 CEF, GDXJ, GLD 17 Comments
  • How To Protect A Portfolio In Materials
    on Dec. 17, 2013 DOW, IP, IYM 2 Comments
  • How To Protect A Portfolio In Energy
    on Dec. 16, 2013 APA, HES, IYE 7 Comments
  • How To Protect A Healthcare Portfolio
    on Dec. 9, 2013 IYH, SPXU, AET Comment!
  • Gold And Silver Discounts In Canadian Funds
    on Dec. 9, 2013 CEF, GLD, GTU Comment!
  • Protecting An Industrial Portfolio: Market Timing Or Hedging?
    on Dec. 4, 2013 CSX, DAL, DE 6 Comments
  • Market Timing And Hedging: All Sectors Are Not Equal
    on Dec. 2, 2013 DPS, KRFT, LO Comment!
  • What You Need To Know About The Decay Of Leveraged ETFs
    on Nov. 26, 2013 AGQ, SDS, SLV 22 Comments
  • The Best Way To Hedge Your Portfolio With Leveraged ETFs
    on Nov. 23, 2013 SDS, SH, SSO 12 Comments
  • How And When Should You Hedge A Dividend Portfolio?
    on Nov. 20, 2013 INTC, COP, RIG 19 Comments
  • Can You Go On Holiday 10 Months A Year And Beat The Indexes?
    on Nov. 13, 2013 EWA, EWG, EWH 6 Comments
  • EWG: A Big Winner In November And December For 14 Years
    on Nov. 11, 2013 DIA, QQQ, SPY 16 Comments
  • Chasing Bubbles In The Nasdaq 100 (Part III)
    on Nov. 9, 2013 QQQ, YHOO 39 Comments
  • Chasing Bubbles In The NASDAQ 100 (Part II)
    on Nov. 8, 2013 VRTX 10 Comments
  • Chasing Bubbles In The Nasdaq 100 (Part I)
    on Nov. 6, 2013 AMAT 3 Comments
  • Bubbles Hide In The Nasdaq 100
    on Nov. 1, 2013 SIRI, YHOO, QQQ 19 Comments