The MSCI Pacific (less Japan) ETF, soared 12.2% this week, helping this index ETF gain more than 18% on the year.
Basic Materials Score Big
With only a few exceptions, Basic Material stocks have rallied hard in anticipation of economic recovery.
Leading the way are oil service stocks, in particular, Transocean, Ltd., which is up nearly 60% on the year. RIG was one of our Trendsetter buy/write picks at the beginning of the year.