I often get the question “What’s breadth data?”. Breadth data includes the count of advancing issues versus declining issues, advancing volume versus declining volume, new highs vs, new lows, etc. of the constituents making up the composite (in this case the ETF). For instance, the SPY ETF is currently made up of 507 constituent issues. […]
A new value you will be included in the constituentdata42.csv file. The value will be located in column AJ and will be “IssueType”. This column was previously unused. IssueType will be a value provided by the ETF sponsor and helps in properly identifying the specific constituent. This field will be populated over time but started today […]
Three new ETF sponsors brought their ETFs to market since our last update of July 6, 2015: GaveKal, O’Shares and Principal. Most of the ETPs discontinued were ETNs with RBS discontinuing all but one of their outstanding ETNs. The following ETFs/ETNs started trading since our last update: ETF Name Symbol Morningstar Category MasterDATA Category […]
As of July 20, 2015, files will replace the SEDOL identifier with the BloombergID. The London Stock Exchange requested that we no longer include their identifier in our reports. For more information on the Bloomberg ID go to the following URL: http://bsym.bloomberg.com/sym/
37 New ETFs were added since our last email update of June 7, 2015. This includes four new ETF sponsors, Elkhorn, Hull Tactical Funds, Pacer and Tortoise. The following ETFs/ETNs started trading since our last update: ETF Name Symbol Morningstar Category MasterDATA Category Included In File ALPS Sector Leaders ETF SLDR Large Growth US Equity […]
The four HIghland Capital ETFs are now included i the ConstituentData42.csv file as follows: Highland/iBoxx Senior Loan ETF SNLN Highland HFR Equity Hedge ETF HHDG Highland HFR Event-Driven ETF DRVN Highland HFR Global ETF HHFR
RevenuesShares ETFs are restored to the ConstituentData42.csv file. RevenueSgares does not currently provide their updates in a format that is readily obtainable. Updates on these ETFs will be collected manually for the foreseeable futue. RevenueShares says they are working on the issue.
Four new ETF sponsors entered the market since our last email of May 7, 2015, AccuShares, Diamond Hill, Highland and TrimTabs. All the new ETFs listed in this report are now included in both the constituent list datafile (constituentdata42.csv) as indicated below and all are in the ETF fundamentals file (ETF_Fundamentals.csv). The following ETFs/ETNs started trading since our last […]
Powershares renamed/restructured ten of its ETFs as follows: Previous Fund Name Previous Index Name New Index New Fund Name and Ticker Management Fee Reduction PXLC – PowerShares Fundamental Pure Large Core Portfolio RAFI Fundamental Large Core Index Russell Top 200 Equal Weight Index PowerShares Russell Top 200 Equal Weight Portfolio (EQWL) 0.29% to 0.25%* PXLV – PowerShares […]
The CBOE has discontinued the CBOE Gold Index (GOX). I just confirmed this with a phone call to them. This index will be removed from future datafiles.