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Bond Demise 2013: Has the Next Great Short Already Taken Off?

Just over one month ago we made the case that perhaps the best short since the heyday of the subprime mortgage debacle may be on the horizon. Our December 5 ...
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Inverse-Leverage ETFs Regain Favor As S&P Breaks 1,000 (FAZ, SKF, SDS, DUG, SRS)

It was just last week that the DJIA was on its eighth consecutive day of a rally and the junkiest of companies were running rampant.  But as the economic numbers ...
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More Official Warnings on Leveraged ETFs (FAS, FAZ, UYG, SKF, SDS, SSO)

The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority and the Securities and Exchange Commission decided to issue an Investor Alert yesterday called "Leveraged and Inverse ETFs: Specialized Products with Extra Risks for Buy-and-Hold ...
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Brokerage Giant Restricts Leveraged and Inverse ETF Products (FAS, FAZ, UYG, SKF, SDS, SSO)

The movement against, or at least a move to better quantify, leveraged ETFs is still going.  In fact, it is becoming more clear.  While this is not against any single ...
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Mass. Inquiry on Leveraged ETF’s (FAS, FAZ, UYG, SKF, SDS, SSO)

There may be some misconceptions out in the market over an inquiry into the leveraged ETF universe.  The Massachusetts Secretary of State has inquired into the sales, marketing, and disclosure ...
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More Reverse Splits, or Just Closure, Possible or Needed in ETFs (FAS, FAZ, UYG, BAC, BHH, ARBA, IIH, AKAM, VRSN, UNG, USO, GLD, SDS, SPY, NYX, NDAQ)

We have been large fans of exchange-traded funds, exchange-traded notes, and other exchange-traded instruments which are open for trade throughout the day that are allowed to be invested in just ...
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Significant Moving Average Tests For DJIA and S&P 500 (DIA, SPY, SDS)

We won't go as far as to say that the DJIA and the S&P 500 are directly correlated even after the recent rebalance.  However, there is one common notion on ...
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ETF’s For A Bear Market & Recession (FXP, DOG, PSQ, SH, QID, SDS, DXD, RSW, RMS, RRZ)

Are we in a Bear Market?  If we aren't it sure feels like one.  The Dow Jones Industrial Average, or the DJIA, is down some 7.9% to date in 2008 ...
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ETF Winners & Losers (June 5, 2007)

ETF Tickers: SRS, SDP, SSG, SJH, SZK, SDD, SKK, SKF, SDS, SCC, SJL, FXI, PGJ, HRD, IIH, RWR, ICF, ITB, EZA, UNGWhat's an easy way to tell when the market ...
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