Roger Nusbaum

Roger Nusbaum is the portfolio manager of the AdvisorShares Global Alpha & Beta ETF, the chief investment officer with Your Source Financial in Phoenix and the author of Random Roger's Big Picture Blog.

Recent Articles By The Author

New Robotics ETF Captures Innovation

New Robotics ETF Captures Innovation

The Robo-Stox Global Robotics and Automation Index ETF targets an exciting industry, but its methodology dilutes its exposure to pure-play robotics companies.

Global Private Equity ETFs Live and Die by the Sword

Global Private Equity ETFs Live and Die by the Sword

These funds tend to do well in up markets and get crushed in down markets.

Fidelity Enters the ETF Game

Fidelity Enters the ETF Game

The fund giant, known for its prowess in mutual funds, rolls out 10 domestic sector ETFs,

A Look at Affordable Health Care ETFs

A Look at Affordable Health Care ETFs

The simplest exposure is the broadest exposure through exchange-traded funds.

A Fund for Inflation Protecton

A Fund for Inflation Protecton

A complicated index fund could offer protection against rising rates.

ETF Looks to Capitalize on Hot IPO Markets

ETF Looks to Capitalize on Hot IPO Markets

IPO ETF investing proves out as a long-term strategy.

Fantex Marries Sports and Investing

Fantex Marries Sports and Investing

Soon you'll be able to buy shares in NFL players. But consider this a fun diversion rather than a significant part of your investment portfolio.

New China ETF Is for Investors Bullish on Banks

New China ETF Is for Investors Bullish on Banks

If Chinese financial stocks truly are poised to take off, then this exchange-traded fund should benefit.

Index Investing 'Wins' the Nobel Prize

Index Investing 'Wins' the Nobel Prize

This year's Nobel Prize for economics acknowledges the efficient-markets hypothesis and the notion that investors can do just fine using index funds.

New ETF Tries to Capture Dividend Growth

New ETF Tries to Capture Dividend Growth

The fund invests in companies that increase their dividends. But the fund's own dividend hasn't increased.