Looking for a good Long Term investment as we start the New Year?
(Editor’s Note: Ace originally published this post on the Ace Talking Stocks Forum on January 1, 2013. Since then, this ETF has risen about 15% in the first quarter of 2013 with less worry about volatility that often accompanies high-beta names in this category.)
a look at this ETF with symbol FPX. This IPO invests in companies that
have IPO’d on the US exchanges in the last 5 or 6 years. If the stock
stays strong, they might stay invested in it longer so long as they
bought it early (which qualifies it to hold stocks that might have IPO’d
several years ago). IBD has often said that the best performers are
stocks that have IPO’d within the last 8 years. The trick is invest in
the good IPOs, and avoid the bad ones….because the bad ones often sink
This ETF has been a good performer, and had a
strong pop on Friday with heavy volume. Sometimes, this ETF gets into
IPO stocks before they actually begin trading, which means they are
getting in at the rock bottom prices like the insiders do.
not invested in it now, and my mention of it here is not necessarily a
buy reco, so do your own DD, but this one has caught my attention. I’m
surprised I did not know about it sooner!