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Featured ETF Strategy

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  • Long Index ETF

    An index exchange-traded fund is typically comprised of most or all of the stocks that make up a particular index, such as the Dow Jones Industrial Average, the S&P 500 or any of the...

  • Long Inverse ETF

    The concept behind inverse ETFs seems quite simple – emphasis on “seems”. When the underlying target index goes down, the value of the ETF is designed to go up. The target index...

  • Long Sector ETF

    Sector ETFs, as the name implies, are comprised of stocks in a specific economic sector. Sector ETF issuers may build a portfolio to track a narrow-based index, or they may assemble...

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ETF Tools

  • Trailing Stop Order

    This handy order type lets you “trail” your stop order for a stock, option or ETF you hold by a method you specify. Lock in potential profits and limit...

     

  • Trader Network Trade Notes

    Explain your rationale and goals for every trade – and get valuable feedback from others.

     

  • Streaming Quotes

    The very latest quotes on stocks, options and ETFs, streamed direct to your desktop.

     

  • Market Snapshot

    See what's happening in the market right now, including major index charts, most-actives, sector performance and the latest buzz.

     

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All-Star Analysis

Metals and Mining Stocks Get “Rock(ed),” Hope for a Bounce? on 09/23/2014
Rob Smith does not currently hold any positions in the securities mentioned in this post.At the time of publication and in the preceding...

The Desperate Trader on 11/21/2013
I recently received an e-mail from a reader. It was very upsetting, because in my opinion, his perspective on trading and investing dooms...

China Gears Up to Launch Options Trading on 08/04/2014
Exciting progress is afoot in Chinese financial markets. According to Markets Media, the country is accelerating towards its launch of...

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Trader Network Perspectives

Bought SDIV at 23.38 SDIV is a solid idea for longer-term investing. It is a well-diversified ETF consisting of large, international companies that pay high dividends. I view SDIV as an alternative to investing in a...

Behind the Rise in House Prices, Wall Street Buyers On a similar note, I am not so sure people are building either: just take a look at lumber futures compared to housing ETFs. I have not position yet, but I am thinking about getting short housing...

ETF Question http://lmgtfy.com/?q=leveraged+etf+dow

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On-Demand Videos

2269 Understanding the Vix, part 2
Understanding the VIX, part 2

Brian Overby continues this discussion on a perplexing option product. Topics covered: the VIX as a market timing...


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Adjusting Credit Spreads, part 2

Credit spreads seem pretty straight forward when the market is doing what you expected, but what happens when things...


2229 Volatility and Probability
Volatility and Probability

Learn about the different inputs for the Black Scholes model. Brian Overby discusses how he uses options statistics...


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