Manage episode 297040638 series 2769149
A lack of production cuts from OPEC drove oil prices higher this week, with some analysts predicting that crude prices may once again reach $100 per barrel. In this episode, Mark Raes, Chris McHaney and Matt Montemurro explain why an equal weighted approach to Energy can help investors manage risk, especially as the economy continues to re-open and demand for oil increases. Our experts also explore fixed income assets, REITs, Quality stocks and the benefits of a Covered Call Bank exposure.
Mark Raes is the Head of Product at BMO Global Asset Management. He is joined on the podcast by Matt Montemurro and Chris McHaney, both Portfolio Managers and ETF Specialist at BMO Global Asset Management. The episode was recorded live on July 7, 2021.
ETFs mentioned in the podcast:
- BMO Equal Weight Oil & Gas Index ETF (Ticker: ZEO)
- BMO Aggregate Bond Index ETF (Ticker: ZAG)
- BMO BBB Corporate Bond Index ETF (Ticker: ZBBB)
- BMO High Quality Corporate Bond Index ETF (Ticker: ZQB)
- BMO Short Corporate Bond Index ETF (Ticker: ZCS)
- BMO Equal Weight REITs Index ETF (Ticker: ZRE)
- BMO MSCI USA High Quality Index ETF (Ticker: ZUQ)
- BMO Equal Weight Banks Index ETF (Ticker: ZEB)
- BMO Covered Call Canadian Banks ETF (Ticker: ZWB)
Resources mentioned in the podcast:
- Playing the Long Game in REITs by Alfred Lee
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