The USA Hits the BRICs

Includes: EWZ, FXI, INP, RSX
by: Richard Shaw

The US stock markets have been downright boring on a 10-year basis, while the BRIC countries have left the US in the dust in the last several years.  The recent turn of the tables on the emerging markets is so severe that YTD 2008, the US markets are stronger than Russia, India and China, and just barely behind Brazil.

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BRIC is:

  • Brazil (NYSEARCA:EWZ)
  • Russia (NYSEARCA:RSX)
  • India (NYSEARCA:INP)
  • China (NYSEARCA:FXI)