Top ETFs To Buy This Week Following Recent Sell-Off

Markets finished last week lower for the first weekly loss in the last four weeks. After closing with weekly gains for three consecutive weeks, markets whipsawed last week between stimulus worries, all time highs in COVID numbers, and election anxiety, while taking note of positive economic data and strong earnings. While investors continued to stand by and digest the news in the final week before the election, nobody really knows what to expect. The indices are still marginally higher for October, however, anytime there’s some sort of good news, it’s always capped by bad news or fears. Along with waiting on election developments this week, investors are also eagerly anticipating big earnings announcements from major companies such as Apple AAPL , Facebook, Alphabet, Amazon AMZN , Boeing BA and Caterpillar. The first look at third-quarter GDP data is also set to be released on Thursday. For investors looking to navigate these uncertain markets, Q.ai’s deep learning algorithms have identified several interesting ETFs based on their fund flows over the last 90-days, 30-days, and 7-days. This includes two Attractive, two Neutral, and two Top Shorts. We also have two other interesting unrated ETFs for this week as well.

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Attractive

Our AI systems have identified two ETFs rated as Attractive this week.

Vanguard Real Estate ETF (VNQ)

Our first Attractive ETF of the week is the Vanguard Real Estate ETF VNQ . This is an ETF composed of REITs that invest in real assets such as office buildings, hotels, and other properties. The goal of the ETF is to closely track the return of the MSCI US Investable Market Real Estate 25/50 Index, and to diversify the risks of stocks and bonds in a portfolio. The ETF currently has $28,859,424,962.95 AUM. The ETF has also witnessed consistent fund flows, with a 90-day fund flow of $177,801,622.25, 30-day fund flow of $466,700,556.32, and 1-week fund flow of $401,127,251.10. Its net expense ratio of 0.12% is also very reasonable.

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Industrial Select Sector SPDR Fund (XLI)

Our other Attractive ETF for this week is the Industrial Select Sector SPDR Fund XLI . This ETF is considered a benchmark ETF for representing the industrial sector of the S&P 500, with top holdings consisting of companies such as Union Pacific UNP , Honeywell, UPS, 3M MMM , and Raytheon. It is a smaller sized ETF in terms of AUM with $13,606,486,431.58 AUM. It has seen consistently positive fund flows with a 90-day fund flow of $2,183,667,389.55, 30-day fund flow of $974,781,975.75, and 1-week fund flow of $375,412,721.20. Its net expense ratio of 0.13% is also very cheap.

Neutral

Our AI systems have identified two Neutral rated ETFs this week.

iShares iBoxx $ Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF (LQD)

The first Neutral rated ETF for this week is the iShares iBoxx $ Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF LQD . This ETF is composed of an index made up of over 1000 US investment grade corporate bonds. With top holdings made up of bonds issued from companies such as Bank of America BAC , JP Morgan, Wells Fargo WFC , Comcast CMCSA , and AT&T, the goal of the ETF is to seek stability and pursue income. This ETF consists of $56,699,349,360 AUM, and has also witnessed consistently positive fund flows. The ETF has seen $414,648,610 over 90-days, $1,531,698,370 over 30-days, and $268,015,960 over 1-week. The net expense ratio of 0.15% is also very reasonable. 

Vanguard Total Stock Market ETF (VTI)

The second Neutral rated ETF for this week is the Vanguard Total Stock Market ETF VTI . This ETF aims to track the broader stock market, across all indices. The ETF includes stocks of all cap sizes, and both growth stocks and value stocks. This ETF is also on the larger side, with $172,947,589,030.26 AUM. It has seen consistently positive fund flows, with a 90-day fund flow of $9,510,583,077.72, 30-day fund flow of $4,737,759,003.85, and 1-week fund flow of $1,098,773,924.96 . Its net expense ratio of .03% is also one of the cheapest net expense ratios on this list.

Top Shorts

Our AI systems identified two Top Short rated ETFs this week.

iShares 20+ Year Treasury Bond ETF (TLT)

The first Top Short rated ETF for this week is the iShares 20+ Year Treasury Bond ETF TLT . This ETF is composed of an index made up of long-term U.S. Treasury bonds with a maturity of greater than 20 years. The ETF has $19,592,153,844.30 AUM, which is more medium-sized. The ETF has also seen positive fund flows of $936,251,780 over 90-days, $2,136,863,010 over 30-days, and $763,081,680 over 1-week. Its net expense ratio of 0.15% is very reasonable.

Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF (BND)

The next Top Short rated ETF is the Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF BND . This ETF seeks to give investors exposure to a broad index of taxable US dollar denominated bonds. With $63,542,530,067.34, this ETF is on the more medium side. It has seen consistent fund flows, with a 90-day fund flow of $6,333,658,000, 30-day fund flow of $1,547,432,000, and 1-week fund flow of $342,506,000. With a net expense ratio of .05%, this ETF is also extremely cheap.

Unrated

Vanguard Total International Bond ETF (BNDX)

Our first unrated ETF is the Vanguard Total International Bond ETF BNDX . This ETF seeks to give investors broad exposure to non-US dollar denominated investment-grade bonds. While investing in international non-US dollar denominated bonds can provide significant FX and interest rate risks, this ETF employs hedging strategies to protect against these types of risks. The ETF has $33,777,442,807.38 AUM, and has seen consistently positive fund flows. The ETF has seen a 90-day fund flow of $4,375,917,705.15, 30-day fund flow of $1,433,493,177.37, and 1-week fund flow of $381,238,230.62. Its net expense ratio of .11% is also very reasonable.

Vanguard Total International Stock ETF (VXUS)

Our other unrated ETF is the Vanguard Total International Stock ETF VXUS . This ETF aims to give investors exposure to companies located outside of the US, and has broad exposure across both developed and emerging non-US equity markets. The ETF has $29,299,116,222.97 AUM, and has seen consistent fund flows. The Vanguard Total International Stock ETF has seen a 90-day fund flow of $5,896,000,775.44, 30-day fund flow of $2,579,570,116.52, and 1-week fund flow of $678,704,623.97. Its net expense ratio of .09% is also quite attractive.

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