Gary Gordon

Certified Financial Planner Gary A. Gordon, MS, is the president of Pacific Park Financial, an SEC-registered investment adviser in California. He has more than 25 years of experience as a personal coach in money matters, including risk assessment, small-business development and portfolio management, and has taught finance in Mexico, Singapore, Hong Kong, Taiwan and the U.S. He wrote the draft copy for Maverick Investing, a McGraw-Hill publication, and writes commentary for Seeking Alpha in addition to ETF Expert, for which he also hosts the ETF Expert Radio Podcast.

Recent Articles By The Author

When to Taper Your Exposure To U.S. Stock ETFs

When to Taper Your Exposure To U.S. Stock ETFs

Here are some of the signs to watch for and suggestions on what to do.

Time to Harvest Your Energy ETFs

Time to Harvest Your Energy ETFs

It's time to take profits. Why? Many energy stocks are showing weakness by slipping below shorter-term 50-day moving averages.

Develop Your 'They May Never Completely Quit QE' Buy List

Develop Your 'They May Never Completely Quit QE' Buy List

Use near-term selloffs to fill gaps in your current allocation with ETFs that thrive on central bank stimulus bounces.

ETFs That Tell You What's Wrong With the Housing Market

ETFs That Tell You What's Wrong With the Housing Market

Price appreciation has already thinned out the pool for speculative folks.

Three Potential Surprises to Tempt the 'Early Bird' ETF Investor

Three Potential Surprises to Tempt the 'Early Bird' ETF Investor

Those who look forward to potentially surprising trends in 2014 may want to examine the discount bin.

Low-Volatility ETFs in a Rising Rate Environment

Low-Volatility ETFs in a Rising Rate Environment

The question is whether the traditional notion of what constitutes low volatility can serve a safe-harboring role should interest rates rise rapidly.

Buying an International ETF? Check the Currency First

Buying an International ETF? Check the Currency First

Futures traders are growing increasingly excited about the prospect of shorting certain currencies.

ETF Investing in a Rate-Sensitive Rally

ETF Investing in a Rate-Sensitive Rally

Market-based securities can rise and fall on other things than consensus fair value estimates of share prices.

ETFs and When Sector Rotation Stops

ETFs and When Sector Rotation Stops

You can ride every kind of wave when you know the precise circumstances under which you would get off the boogie board.

3 ETFs to Consider While Interest Rates Are Low

3 ETFs to Consider While Interest Rates Are Low

If continued Federal Reserve manipulation is a given, consider these ETFs.