Best ETF Portfolio 2007

Period: 01 Jan 2007 - 31 Dec 2007 (12 months).

The best ETF Portfolio of 2007 is:
Emerging Markets Stocks Portfolio, with a +33.31% return.

The best Investment Theme of 2007 is:
Brazil, with a +74.76% return.

Making investment decisions based only on past returns, not to mention short-term returns, is not recommended.

2007 - ETF Portfolio Returns

The following table represents Lazy ETF Portfolio 2007 YTD returns and months stats. Columns are sortable, and portfolio risk filters can be used.

LAZY ETF PORTFOLIOS - 2007 RETURNS AND STATS
Period: 01 Jan 2007 - 31 Dec 2007
ETF Portfolio Author Return ▾ Months
Pos - Neg
Emerging Markets Stocks +33.31% 9 - 3
Gold +30.45% 8 - 4
Technology +19.02% 8 - 4
US Stocks Momentum +17.64% 7 - 5
Paul Boyer Portfolio Paul Boyer +16.13% 10 - 2
Stocks/Bonds 80/20 Momentum +15.50% 7 - 5
Gold Pivot Ptf Aim Ways +15.46% 8 - 4
Simplified Permanent Portfolio +14.14% 9 - 3
Stocks/Bonds 60/40 Momentum +13.35% 8 - 4
European Stocks +13.24% 7 - 5
Shield Strategy Aim Ways +12.84% 8 - 4
Permanent Portfolio Harry Browne +12.69% 8 - 4
US Inflation Protection +11.92% 10 - 2
All Weather Portfolio Ray Dalio +11.88% 9 - 3
7Twelve Portfolio Craig Israelsen +11.31% 9 - 3
Stocks/Bonds 40/60 Momentum +11.21% 9 - 3
Developed World ex-US Stocks +11.15% 7 - 5
Margaritaville Scott Burns +10.88% 8 - 4
Eliminate Fat Tails Larry Swedroe +10.73% 10 - 2
Edge Select Aggressive Merrill Lynch +10.67% 7 - 5
Desert Portfolio Gyroscopic Investing +10.64% 11 - 1
Ulcer Free Strategy Aim Ways +10.42% 8 - 4
10-year Treasury +10.37% 8 - 4
PISI Portfolio Davide Pisicchio +10.22% 11 - 1
Perfect Portfolio Ben Stein +10.08% 7 - 5
Developed World ex-US 80/20 +9.92% 7 - 5
US Stocks Quality +9.91% 7 - 5
Six Ways from Sunday Scott Burns +9.70% 8 - 4
All Country World Stocks +9.64% 6 - 6
Golden Butterfly Tyler +9.58% 8 - 4
GAA Global Asset Allocation Mebane Faber +9.54% 8 - 4
Edge Select Moderately Aggressive Merrill Lynch +9.49% 7 - 5
Four Square Scott Burns +9.45% 8 - 4
Odd-Stats Strategy Aim Ways +9.43% 7 - 5
Gretchen Tai Portfolio Gretchen Tai +9.39% 7 - 5
Aim comfortable trip Aim Ways +9.30% 9 - 3
Four Funds Bogleheads +9.23% 7 - 5
Sheltered Sam 0/100 Bill Bernstein +9.18% 11 - 1
Dimensional Retirement Income Fund DFA +9.18% 10 - 2
Robo Advisor 90 Betterment +9.10% 7 - 5
Stocks/Bonds 20/80 Momentum +9.07% 11 - 1
Robust Alpha Architect +9.03% 8 - 4
Larry Portfolio Larry Swedroe +8.99% 10 - 2
Robo Advisor 80 Betterment +8.95% 7 - 5
Dedalo Eleven Dedalo Invest +8.94% 7 - 5
All Country World 80/20 +8.92% 6 - 6
Gone Fishin' Portfolio Alexander Green +8.90% 7 - 5
Robo Advisor 100 Betterment +8.88% 7 - 5
In Saecula Saeculorum Fulvio Marchese +8.83% 9 - 3
LifeStrategy Growth Fund Vanguard +8.81% 7 - 5
Mid-Twenties Burton Malkiel +8.80% 7 - 5
Family Taxable Portfolio Ted Aronson +8.73% 8 - 4
Three Funds Bogleheads +8.73% 7 - 5
Developed World ex-US 60/40 +8.69% 7 - 5
Couch Potato Scott Burns +8.64% 8 - 4
Ivy Portfolio Mebane Faber +8.59% 8 - 4
Second Grader's Starter Paul Farrell +8.57% 7 - 5
Sheltered Sam 10/90 Bill Bernstein +8.52% 10 - 2
Five Asset Roger Gibson +8.47% 9 - 3
Late Thirties to Early Forties Burton Malkiel +8.39% 7 - 5
Seven Value Scott Burns +8.29% 8 - 4
Marc Faber Portfolio Marc Faber +8.25% 7 - 5
All Country World 60/40 +8.21% 8 - 4
Edge Select Moderate Merrill Lynch +8.20% 7 - 5
LifeStrategy Moderate Growth Vanguard +8.20% 7 - 5
Robo Advisor 50 Betterment +8.19% 8 - 4
Lifepath Fund iShares +7.94% 8 - 4
Sandwich Portfolio Bob Clyatt +7.88% 8 - 4
Sheltered Sam 20/80 Bill Bernstein +7.87% 10 - 2
Rob Arnott Portfolio Rob Arnott +7.64% 6 - 6
Stocks/Bonds 40/60 ESG +7.63% 8 - 4
Pinwheel +7.60% 7 - 5
Global Market Portfolio Credit Suisse +7.60% 8 - 4
LifeStrategy Conservative Growth Vanguard +7.58% 8 - 4
Andrew Tobias Portfolio Andrew Tobias +7.55% 7 - 5
Robo Advisor 20 Betterment +7.51% 10 - 2
All Country World 40/60 +7.49% 8 - 4
Developed World ex-US 40/60 +7.46% 7 - 5
Short Term Treasury +7.35% 11 - 1
Robo Advisor 10 Betterment +7.32% 12 - 0
Sheltered Sam 30/70 Bill Bernstein +7.21% 9 - 3
No Brainer Portfolio Bill Bernstein +7.14% 7 - 5
Mid-Fifties Burton Malkiel +7.08% 7 - 5
Robo Advisor 0 Betterment +7.05% 11 - 1
Stocks/Bonds 60/40 ESG +7.02% 6 - 6
Edge Select Moderately Conservative Merrill Lynch +6.98% 8 - 4
LifeStrategy Income Fund Vanguard +6.96% 11 - 1
Total Bond US +6.92% 9 - 3
All Country World 20/80 +6.77% 8 - 4
Dedalo Three Dedalo Invest +6.65% 7 - 5
Stocks/Bonds 20/80 +6.61% 10 - 2
Sheltered Sam 40/60 Bill Bernstein +6.56% 8 - 4
Core Four Rick Ferri +6.37% 7 - 5
Dedalo Four Dedalo Invest +6.36% 7 - 5
Ultimate Buy&Hold FundAdvice +6.31% 8 - 4
Stocks/Bonds 40/60 +6.30% 8 - 4
Warren Buffett Portfolio Warren Buffett +6.30% 7 - 5
Developed World ex-US 20/80 +6.22% 9 - 3
All Country World Bonds +6.05% 9 - 3
Stocks/Bonds 60/40 +5.99% 7 - 5
Ideal Index Frank Armstrong +5.91% 7 - 5
Sheltered Sam 50/50 Bill Bernstein +5.90% 7 - 5
US Stocks ESG +5.81% 6 - 6
Simple Path to Wealth JL Collins +5.76% 7 - 5
Stocks/Bonds 80/20 +5.68% 7 - 5
Long Term Portfolio Ben Stein +5.66% 7 - 5
Conservative Income Charles Schwab +5.65% 10 - 2
Simple and Cheap Time Inc +5.64% 7 - 5
Lazy Portfolio David Swensen +5.59% 7 - 5
Edge Select Conservative Merrill Lynch +5.55% 8 - 4
US Stocks +5.37% 7 - 5
Jane Bryant Quinn Portfolio Jane Bryant Quinn +5.31% 7 - 5
Sheltered Sam 60/40 Bill Bernstein +5.25% 7 - 5
Late Sixties and Beyond Burton Malkiel +5.18% 7 - 5
Simple Money Portfolio Tim Maurer +5.07% 8 - 4
Coward's Portfolio Bill Bernstein +5.00% 7 - 5
Total Bond Developed World ex-US +4.99% 8 - 4
Yale Endowment David Swensen +4.93% 7 - 5
US Cash +4.67% 12 - 0
Sheltered Sam 70/30 Bill Bernstein +4.59% 7 - 5
Weird Portfolio Value Stock Geek +4.32% 8 - 4
Tilt Toward Value Time Inc +4.31% 7 - 5
Five Fold Scott Burns +4.26% 7 - 5
US Stocks Minimum Volatility +4.15% 7 - 5
Sheltered Sam 80/20 Bill Bernstein +3.94% 7 - 5
Big Rocks Portfolio Larry Swedroe +3.90% 7 - 5
Ultimate Buy and Hold Strategy Paul Merriman +3.86% 7 - 5
Aggressive Global Income +3.78% 7 - 5
Nano Portfolio John Wasik +3.53% 7 - 5
High Yield Bonds Income +3.36% 6 - 6
Sheltered Sam 90/10 Bill Bernstein +3.28% 7 - 5
Coffeehouse Bill Schultheis +2.67% 7 - 5
Sheltered Sam 100/0 Bill Bernstein +2.63% 7 - 5
US Stocks Equal Weight +0.90% 7 - 5
Dynamic 40/60 Income +0.88% 8 - 4
One-Decision Portfolio Marvin Appel -0.68% 6 - 6
US Stocks Value -1.38% 7 - 5
Talmud Portfolio Roger Gibson -1.40% 6 - 6
Dynamic 60/40 Income -3.54% 7 - 5

2007 - Best Investment Themes

Portfolios can be specialized with particular Investment Themes.

In the following table, the best (and worst) Investment Themes 2007 YTD returns. Columns are sortable.

Check all the Investment Themes

INVESTMENT THEMES - 2007 RETURNS AND STATS
Period: 01 Jan 2007 - 31 Dec 2007
ETF Investment Theme Return ▾ Months
Pos - Neg
EWZ
Brazil +74.76% 9 - 3
FXI
China +54.72% 8 - 4
BNO
Brent Oil +54.21% 8 - 4
USO
WTI Crude Oil +46.82% 7 - 5
FLLA
Latin America +45.09% 8 - 4
EWM
Malaysia +44.60% 7 - 5
EWH
Hong Kong +39.40% 9 - 3
XLE
Energy +36.88% 9 - 3
PPLT
Platinum +34.28% 7 - 5
EWG
Germany +33.68% 10 - 2
EEM
Emerging Markets +33.31% 9 - 3
EWY
South Korea +31.70% 8 - 4
DBC
Commodities +31.59% 8 - 4
GLD
Gold +30.45% 8 - 4
EWC
Canada +28.39% 10 - 2
EWA
Australia +28.24% 8 - 4
EWS
Singapore +27.88% 6 - 6
XLB
Materials +22.05% 8 - 4
EWP
Spain +20.93% 8 - 4
QQQ
US Technology +19.02% 8 - 4
UNG
Natural Gas +18.80% 7 - 5
XLU
Utilities +18.41% 8 - 4
EWN
Netherlands +17.87% 6 - 6
EZA
South Africa +15.49% 7 - 5
XLK
Information Technology +15.45% 8 - 4
SLV
Silver +14.25% 7 - 5
XLI
Industrials +13.48% 8 - 4
VGK
Europe +13.24% 7 - 5
IJK
US Mid Cap Growth +12.73% 8 - 4
XLP
Consumer Staples +12.67% 8 - 4
VUG
US Large Cap Growth +12.52% 8 - 4
EWQ
France +12.14% 6 - 6
TIP
US TIPS +11.92% 10 - 2
EWW
Mexico +11.33% 6 - 6
PALL
Palladium +10.84% 8 - 4
TLT
US Long Term Treasuries +10.29% 7 - 5
EFA
EAFE Stocks +9.94% 6 - 6
VT
World All Countries +9.64% 6 - 6
IJH
US Mid Cap Blend +7.30% 8 - 4
XLV
Healthcare +7.15% 8 - 4
BND
US Total Bond Market +6.92% 9 - 3
EWU
United Kingdom +6.42% 8 - 4
EWT
Taiwan +6.34% 6 - 6
CPER
Copper +6.18% 6 - 6
IJT
US Small Cap Growth +5.66% 7 - 5
EMB
Emerg. Market Bonds +5.61% 8 - 4
EWL
Switzerland +5.51% 5 - 7
VTI
US Total Stock Market +5.37% 7 - 5
XLC
Communication Services +5.15% 6 - 6
SPY
US Large Cap Blend +5.14% 7 - 5
BNDX
International Bonds +4.99% 8 - 4
BIL
US Cash +4.67% 12 - 0
VPL
Pacific +4.44% 6 - 6
EWI
Italy +3.74% 6 - 6
LQD
US Invest. Grade Bonds +3.73% 7 - 5
HYG
US High Yield Bonds +2.04% 9 - 3
EWO
Austria +1.69% 5 - 7
VTV
US Large Cap Value -0.11% 7 - 5
IJR
US Small Cap Blend -0.47% 7 - 5
EWD
Sweden -1.31% 4 - 8
EWK
Belgium -1.84% 6 - 6
VOE
US Mid Cap Value -4.34% 8 - 4
EWJ
Japan -5.50% 5 - 7
IJS
US Small Cap Value -5.56% 7 - 5
XLY
Consumer Discretionary -13.67% 4 - 8
PFF
US Preferred Stocks -15.96% 4 - 8
XLRE
Real Estate -16.50% 4 - 8
VNQ
US REITs -16.50% 4 - 8
XLF
Financials -19.19% 5 - 7
Legend: Stocks Fixed Income Commodities