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Selling short gold ETF (buying the inversely correlated $GLL)-  Swing trading stock chart analysis
 
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Learn more at http://www.morpheustrading.com. Description below... On Tuesday, December 13, we sold short the spot gold commodity, via a buy entry into the inversely correlated ProShares UltraShort Gold ETF ($GLL). The trade worked out well, as it quickly hit our price target for a quick swing trade. This swing trading education video provides a technical analysis and explanation for the actual trade setup.
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Trading in an IRA: Selling Puts in Inverse ETF's Can Reduce Directional Risk..
 
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Tom Sosnoff and Tony Battista take a look at 5 inverse ETF's that afford a non-traditional way of using short puts to reduce directional risk and improve probability of success. The guys take a look at options with roughly a 68% probability of expiring 1 expiration cycle OTM. If you want more Strategies for your IRA, check out our archives: https://www.tastytrade.com/tt/shows/strategies-IRA
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How To Profit From Swing Trading "Short ETFs" (Trading Strategy Video)
 
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Learn more at http://www.morpheustrading.com. Sharing, comments, and rating this video is appreciated. In this video, we do an educational technical review of our recent swing trade in ProShares UltraShort Basic Materials ETF ($SMN), an inversely correlated "short ETF" we bought on November 8 and sold on November 15, locking in a 9.2% gain on the trade. As the stock market sold off sharply throughout the first half of November, our trend following swing trading strategy enabled us to profit in a downtrending market. Through a combination of buying inversely correlated "short ETFs" and selling short a few individual stocks, subscribers to The Wagner Daily stock picking service have been profiting in recent weeks.
Views: 2350 MorpheusTrading
UltraShort ETF's Are a Bad Idea
 
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UltraShort ETF's Are a Bad Idea
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4 ETFs to Protect Your Portfolio
 
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There is plenty of downside risk in today's equity markets due to slow global growth and investors need a "Post-Modern Portfolio Theory" to face it head on, said Chuck Self, portfolio manager for the iSectors Post-MPT Growth ETF . The PMPT, launched this past August, is an actively managed ETF of ETFs that uses a quantitative investment model designed to improve upon the principles of Modern Portfolio Theory (MPT). The strategy uses monthly changes in more than a dozen capital market and economic factors, including interest rates, money supply, inflation and unemployment rates, as it seeks to maintain an optimal portfolio allocation. To achieve this, PMPT invests in nine low-correlated asset classes, including basic materials, bonds, energy, financials, gold, healthcare, real estate, technology and utilities. Right now Self said the PMPT is overweight the iShares U.S. Utilities ETF after it dropped over 7% in value in recent weeks. Much of this decline is due to concerns that the Federal Reserve is going to increase interest rates soon. "We do not believe the Fed will raise interest rates this year due to very low inflation," said Self. "Also, there is enough growth to increase demand for utility output. With a 3.7% yield, investors may receive price appreciation while earning an above-average current yield." The PMPT also holds the iShares U.S. Energy ETF , saying that the recent price action and proclamations from oil producing countries is leading to the view that oil demand and supply is close to being in balance. "As long as we don't go into a recession in the US or globally, which we don't believe will happen, the demand for energy will increase and these stocks will appreciate," said Self. Self said he is also bullish on the fund's allocations to the ProShares Ultra 20+ Year Treasury ETF and the Vanguard REIT ETF . "REITs have just recently eclipsed their pre-recession highs and the commercial real estate market is recovering nicely," said Self. "We believe it's going to continue to do so. In the meantime, VNQ offers a 3.25% yield and a diversified way to invest in the commercial real estate market recovery." Subscribe to TheStreetTV on YouTube: http://t.st/TheStreetTV For more content from TheStreet visit: http://thestreet.com Check out all our videos: http://youtube.com/user/TheStreetTV Follow TheStreet on Twitter: http://twitter.com/thestreet Like TheStreet on Facebook: http://facebook.com/TheStreet Follow TheStreet on LinkedIn: http://linkedin.com/company/theStreet Follow TheStreet on Google+: http://plus.google.com/+TheStreet
Why Inverse VIX ETFs Are Dangerous
 
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Welcome to another lesson from NavigationTrading! In this lesson, I want to talk to you about Inverse VIX ETFs. There is a lot of confusion around Inverse ETFs in general, but I want to focus specifically on Inverse ETFs related to the VIX because they are just a completely different animal. What is the VIX? It's a volatility index, or sometimes called the fear index. It was initially conceptualized back in the late '80s, kind of around the 1987 crash, as a way to index uncertainty or fear in the marketplace. Then, in the early '90s, they updated the VIX with the ticker VIX, which it holds today. Starting back in 2004, they started updating it daily and utilizing the same calculations and methodology that we see in the index today. A couple things to know about the VIX: 1.It's typically inversely correlated to SPX, or the S&P 500 Index. The VIX is priced based on options of the SPX. When the S&P 500 is going up, typically the VIX is going down. When the S&P 500 is going down, and there's more uncertainty in the marketplace, many times you'll see a spike higher in VIX. 2.You can't trade shares of VIX, because it's an index, just like SPX or RUT. However, it does have options that are tradable, and they're extremely liquid. The pricing of the VIX options are based on the price of the VIX futures. Watch our video for full details! Happy Trading! The NavigationTrading Team https://www.navigationtrading.com [email protected] Connect with us! YouTube.com/navigationtrading Facebook.com/navigationtrading Twitter @navtrading1 Stocktwits.com/navigationtrading
Views: 64 NavigationTrading
Time to Hedge Your Risk with These 3 ETFs
 
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With Washington a mess, it might be time to take a closer look at these hedging ETFs.
Views: 355 ZacksInvestmentNews
The Relationship Between Bonds and S&P 500 | Market Measures
 
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How knowing the behavior of TLT and SPY gives you more trading ideas! See more videos from the Market Measures Series: http://ow.ly/KfPNE How correlated are the ETFs Bonds and the S&P 500? Typically, this relationship is a negatively correlated one and can provide us with trading opportunities that compliment our overall portfolio. Find out how SPY and TLT relate to one another and how to use current prices and volatilities in each product to establish new options trades in your account! It's not always easy to take the measure of a market, whether you've been trading for a day or a decade. On this segment we look under the hood—options probabilities, volatility, trading strategies, futures, you name it—so your trading mechanics are built to manage more winners. You can watch a new Market Measures episode live and check out all previous episodes everyday at http://ow.ly/EoyGW! ======== tastytrade.com ======== Finally a financial network for traders, built by traders. Hosted by Tom Sosnoff and Tony Battista tastytrade is a real financial network with 8 hours of live programming five days a week during market hours. Tune in and learn how to trade options successfully and make the most of your investments! http://goo.gl/EaF69C Subscribe to our YouTube channel: http://ow.ly/EbyTn Watch tastytrade LIVE daily Monday-Friday 7am-3:15pmCT: http://ow.ly/EbzUU Download our mobile app, Bob the Trader: http://goo.gl/zgIyco Follow tastytrade on Twitter: https://twitter.com/tastytrade Become a fan of tastytrade on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/tastytrade Follow tastytrade on LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/company/tastytrade Follow tastytrade on Instagram: http://instagram.com/tastytrade Follow tastytrade on Pinterest: http://www.pinterest.com/tastytrade/
Views: 2706 tastytrade
6 Correlated Currency Pairs by Investopedia
 
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6 most traded currency pairs based on inverse and direct correlation. Learn to trade Forex with simple techniques and strategies. Girls Gone Forex 20 pips 20% For more information visit us at www.facebook.com/girlsgoneforex
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What makes a levered ETF have unexpected payoffs in the long term?
 
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A look at how maintaining a constant leverage ratio, causes the performance of a levered ETF to diverge from simply levering up the underlying on your own.
Views: 5851 Symmetricinfo
Country ETFs Have Great Trading Trends
 
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China's hot stock market has grabbed the attention of the media,but there are a lot of other countries that have great trend trading opportunities. Here's are a few examples. Get more videos and a a free source of the hottest moving ETFs at www.marketgauge.com/tutorials/
Views: 579 marketgauge
Are the prices of Ethereum and Bitcoin Correlated? 💎
 
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Are the prices of Ethereum and Bitcoin correlated? PLEASE LIKE AND SHARE THIS VIDEO SO WE CAN DO MORE! Francis Hunt, stock market trader and educator comments. Cryptocurrency Price Correlations. Is Ethereum Inversely Correlated to Bitcoin? Do you reckon Ethereum will be worth more than Bitcoin eventually? Is Ethereum positioned to be the dominant cryptocurrency in the long run? Do you reckon Ethereum will be worth more than Bitcoin eventually? Some would argue that Litecoin is a better version of Bitcoin – why? Ethereum and Bitcoin prices don't necessarily correlate - generally if the crypto world is doing well, Ethereum may appreciate more than Bitcoin because it is newer and has new technology - so they will both go up but with different betas.
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How To Know When A ETF Is Going To Spike BEFORE It Does
 
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3 Ways To Deal With Stock Market Volatility
 
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Download a list of my latest investments: https://wealthific.com/latest/ Is stock market volatility making you nervous? There are three ways to make your stock portfolio less volatile: Diversification, hedging and exiting (stop loss). The first way is diversification. This can be done a number of ways when investing. The first is having a combination of stocks and bonds. The bond investment will help cushion and reduce the volatility of the stock investment. However, the bonds may also reduce your long term investing returns. You can also diversify your strategies, not just buy and hold. Also you can diversify into non stock market investments. These can include private equity investing, investing in a personal business or investing in income producing real estate. Hedging can also reduce volatility. By using a negatively correlated holding like the SH (inverse S&P500 ETF), you can smooth out volatility. This works well with a stock portfolio, because you can protect against the overall market volatility while allowing individual holdings to move independently. Having an exit or stop loss point for your investments can also be a way to reduce or handle volatility. Just knowing that you will exit at a certain point can give an investor confidence to stay in the stock market. The exit or stop loss point needs to be pre-determined or is the result of an investing strategy or method. The three ways to deal with stock market investing volatility are: diversification, hedging and having an exit point or stop loss. For more information, go to http://sikescapital.com and sign up for the weekly stock lessons.
Views: 109 Tommy Sikes
Understanding KNOW
 
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Discover your alternative to standard weighted-index investing in the S&P 1500, with KNOW, the Direxion All Cap Insider Sentiment Shares which provides investors with access to stocks that corporate officers, directors, and shareholders who own more than 5% of each S&P 1500 company’s stock, are accumulating. An investor should consider the investment objectives, risks, charges, and expenses of Direxion Shares and Direxion Funds carefully before investing. The prospectus and summary prospectus contain this and other important information about Direxion Shares and Direxion Funds. Click here to obtain a prospectus or call (877) 437-9363. The prospectus or summary prospectus should be read carefully before investing. Direxion Shares Risks - An investment in the ETFs involve risk, including the possible loss of principal. The ETFs are non-diversified and include risks associated with concentration that results from the Funds' investments in a particular industry or sector which can increase volatility. The use of derivatives such as futures contracts, forward contracts, options and swaps are subject to market risks that may cause their price to fluctuate over time. The funds do not attempt to, and should not be expected to, provide returns which are a multiple of the return of the Index for periods other than a single day. For other risks including leverage, correlation, compounding, market volatility and specific risks regarding each sector, please read the prospectus.
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Using Contra ETFs to Hedge Your Portfolio
 
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What are Contra ETFs? How do they work? How can you use them to hedge your portfolio against adverse moves? Join Manager of Research, Mr. Todd Shaffer, for a review in tonight’s special presentation titled, “Using Contra ETFs to Hedge Your Portfolio.”
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Trying New Swing Trading Method | Inverse ETF's
 
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Inverse ETF's are very volatile and need attention at all time, do NOT trade if you do not understand them. I'm just testing these out with small size with managed risk plan. Trading Chat Room Link: https://discord.gg/DufW3dS Robinhood Referral Link: http://share.robinhood.com/saihemt Tradenet Referral link: http://jump2click.com/visit/?bta=36704&nci=6576 20% off Tradenet Promo: http://jump2click.com/visit/?bta=36704&nci=6578 Risk Disclosure: Futures and forex trading contains substantial risk and is not for every investor. An investor could potentially lose all or more than the initial investment. Risk capital is money that can be lost without jeopardizing ones’ financial security or life style. Only risk capital should be used for trading and only those with sufficient risk capital should consider trading. Past performance is not necessarily indicative of future results. Hypothetical Performance Disclosure: Hypothetical performance results have many inherent limitations, some of which are described below. No representation is being made that any account will or is likely to achieve profits or losses similar to those shown; in fact, there are frequently sharp differences between hypothetical performance results and the actual results subsequently achieved by any particular trading program. One of the limitations of hypothetical performance results is that they are generally prepared with the benefit of hindsight. In addition, hypothetical trading does not involve financial risk, and no hypothetical trading record can completely account for the impact of financial risk of actual trading. for example, the ability to withstand losses or to adhere to a particular trading program in spite of trading losses are material points which can also adversely affect actual trading results. There are numerous other factors related to the markets in general or to the implementation of any specific trading program which cannot be fully accounted for in the preparation of hypothetical performance results and all which can adversely affect trading results. Disclaimer: http://pinnacletrading.us/disclaimer.html
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Trading Correlations: Gold & Australian Dollar | Closing the Gap: Futures Edition
 
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Due to its strong correlation with Gold (/GC), the Australian Dollar (/6A) is often thought of as a "commodity currency." On this episode of Closing the Gap: Futures Edition, tastytrade explains how changing prices in Gold influence the Aussie Dollar's price and how this relationship/correlation has behaved historically and recently. Then, we put this information into practice with a few futures trade setups that incorporate the outright futures as well as ETFs. The gap between the self-directed and institutional trader in the world of Futures gets closer as Tom and Tony go head-to-head with one of the Futures market industry's best institutional traders. We bring professional strategies to individual investors. You can watch a new Closing the Gap: Futures Edition episode live and check out all previous episodes everyday at http://ow.ly/EoyGW! ======== tastytrade.com ======== tastytrade is a real financial network, producing 8 hours of live programming every weekday, Monday - Friday. Follow along as our experts navigate the markets, provide actionable trading insights, and teach you how to trade. With over 50 original segments, and over 20 personalities, we’ll help you take your trading to the next level, whether you are new to trading or a seasoned veteran. http://ow.ly/EbzUU Subscribe to our YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/tastytrade1?sub_confirmation=1 Follow tastytrade: Twitter: https://twitter.com/tastytrade Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/tastytrade LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/company/tastytrade Instagram: http://instagram.com/tastytrade
Views: 569 tastytrade
The Risks of Investing in Inverse ETFs
 
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https://goo.gl/QPCkqk - Start earning with binary options like millions of traders do Inverse exchange-traded funds (ETFs) seek to deliver inverse returns of underlying indexes. To achieve their investment results, inverse ETFs generally use derivative securities, such as swap agreements, forwards, futures contracts and options. Inverse ETFs are designed for speculative traders and investors seeking tactical day trades against their respective underlying indexes. Inverse ETFs only seek investment results that are the inverse of their benchmarks' performances for one day only. For example, assume an inverse ETF seeks to track the inverse performance of Standard & Poor's 500 Index. Therefore, if the S&P 500 Index increases by 1%, the ETF should theoretically decrease by 1%, and the opposite is true. Inverse ETFs carry many risks and are not suitable for risk-averse investors. This type of ETF is best suited for sophisticated, highly risk-tolerant investors who are comfortable with taking on the risks inherent to inverse ETFs. The principal risks associated with investing in inverse ETFs include compounding risk, derivative securities risk, correlation risk and short sale exposure risk. Compounding Risk Compounding risk is one of the main types of risks affecting inverse ETFs. Inverse ETFs held for periods longer than one day are affected by compounding returns. Since an inverse ETF has a single-day investment objective of providing investment results that are one times the inverse of its underlying index, the fund's performance likely differs from its investment objective for periods greater than one day. Investors who wish to hold inverse ETFs for periods exceeding one day must actively manage and rebalance their positions to mitigate compounding risk. For example, the ProShares Short S&P 500 (NYSEARCA: SH) is an inverse ETF that seeks to provide daily investment results, before fees and expenses, corresponding to the inverse, or -1X, of the daily performance of the S&P 500 Index. The effects of compounding returns cause SH's returns to differ from -1X those of the S&P 500 Index. As of June 30, 2015, based on trailing 12-month data, SH had a net asset value (NAV) total return of -8.75%, while the S&P 500 Index had a return of 7.42%. Additionally, since the fund's inception on June 19, 2006, SH has had a NAV total return of -10.24%, while the S&P 500 Index has had a return of 8.07% over the same period. The effect of compounding returns becomes more conspicuous during periods of high market turbulence. During periods of high volatility, the effects of compounding returns cause an inverse ETF's investment results for periods longer than one single day to substantially vary from one times the inverse of the underlying index's return. For example, hypothetically assume the S&P 500 Index is at 1,950 and a speculative investor purchases SH at $20. The index closes 1% higher at 1,969.50 and SH closes at $19.80. However, the following day, the index closes down 3%, at 1,910.42. Consequently, SH clos
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Correlation to S&P 500  -  Risk Adjusted Return Series  -  Part 4
 
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We hear so much about the importance of a diversified portfolio, but in order to actually know if a portfolio is diversified or not, we need to understand correlation. Take control of your financial future ! Visit my website: http://volatilitytradingstrategies.com/ Claim your FREE 2 Week Trial: https://www.volatilitytradingstrategies.com/subscribe Enjoy my Blog: https://www.volatilitytradingstrategies.com/blog Twitter: https://twitter.com/VolatilityVIX ...
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Targeted ETFs to Capitalize on Advancements in Disruptive Technologies
 
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Innovative and new products help shape the road to our future, and as these technologies experience rapid changes, exchange traded fund investors can also focus on these growth opportunities through targeted strategies. For example, ARK’s actively managed ETFs, which have outperformed the broader markets since inception, try to generate long-term capital appreciation and outperformance with a relatively low correlation to traditional investment strategies by investing exclusively in disruptive innovation – companies that rely on or benefit from the development of new products or services, technological improvements and advancements in scientific research relating to the Genomic Revolution, so-called Web x.0 and Industrial Innovation. "Everything we do is focused on disruptive innovation," Tom Staudt, COO and Director of Product Development for ARK Invest, said at the Inside ETFs 2018 conference. "We think there is a lot of exciting things happening in the economy right now, arguably more than ever before happening at the same time in history, and we think that investors can take advantage of that rapid change taking place."
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Don't Underestimate the Risks in Bond ETFs | Skinny on Options: Data Science
 
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With implied volatility so low, many traders are sitting on their hands waiting for volatility to revert back to its historical average. Meanwhile, many investors are looking toward bonds and bond ETFs for higher yields. But Dr. Data (Michael Rechenthin, PhD) explains how these products may not be as safe as it seems especially if interest rates change. Tom, Tony and Dr. Data walk us through the current yields of treasuries along with a few bond ETFs. With a visual, Dr. Data explains the current convexity risks associated with holding longer maturity bonds as compared to shorter maturities such as the 2-year note. Since most investors tend not to hold fixed income products for their entire duration, the risk is that interest rates will increase thereby decreasing the price of the investment. As an example he compares the 10-year note to the 2-year note; 10-year notes have 80 basis point better yields, yet are held for 5 times longer than 2-year notes. Additionally, a rise in interest rates will negatively affect the 10-year price far more than the 2-year note. Bond ETFs are a bit more complex since there are problems associated with looking strictly at their average duration of bonds held. This is because many hold not just treasuries (which have next to no risks of default) but also corporate bonds (which are more prone to economic conditions). Dr. Data provides a nice visual demonstrating how much three bond ETFs have moved in price when yields have change in notes. He also provides a nice formula to calculate how much these bond ETFs will change depending on your expectation of interest rates. ======== tastytrade.com ======== Hosted by Tom Sosnoff and Tony Battista, tastytrade is a real financial network with 8 hours of live programming five days a week during market hours. From pop culture to advanced investment strategies, tastytrade has a broad spectrum of content for viewers of all kinds! Tune in and learn how to trade options successfully and make the most of your investments! Watch tastytrade LIVE daily Monday-Friday 7am-3:30pmCT: http://ow.ly/EbzUU Subscribe to our YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/tastytrade1?sub_confirmation=1 Follow tastytrade: Twitter: https://twitter.com/tastytrade Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/tastytrade LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/company/tastytrade Instagram: http://instagram.com/tastytrade Pinterest: http://www.pinterest.com/tastytrade/
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Futures 101: ETF Share Equivalency | Closing the Gap: Futures Edition
 
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This segment breaks down the share equivalency between popular ETFs and their corresponding Futures products. Tune in as tastytrade discusses how to calculate these equivalencies based on implied volatility, notional value and prices of both ETFs and futures products. Plus, we explain how to incorporate this information into trade entry and portfolio management. Whether your new to trading options and futures or a seasoned veteran, this is a great basic course! The gap between the self-directed and institutional trader in the world of Futures gets closer as Tom and Tony go head-to-head with one of the Futures market industry's best institutional traders. We bring professional strategies to individual investors. You can watch a new Closing the Gap: Futures Edition episode live and check out all previous episodes everyday at http://ow.ly/EoyGW! ======== tastytrade.com ======== tastytrade is a real financial network, producing 8 hours of live programming every weekday, Monday - Friday. Follow along as our experts navigate the markets, provide actionable trading insights, and teach you how to trade. With over 50 original segments, and over 20 personalities, we’ll help you take your trading to the next level, whether you are new to trading or a seasoned veteran. http://ow.ly/EbzUU Subscribe to our YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/tastytrade1?sub_confirmation=1 Follow tastytrade: Twitter: https://twitter.com/tastytrade Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/tastytrade LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/company/tastytrade Instagram: http://instagram.com/tastytrade
Views: 710 tastytrade
Inverse ETFs - Finance
 
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Inverse ETFs - Finance Zerohedge http://www.zerohedge.com/article/reader-threatens-sue-fed-after-losses-incurred-going-long-inverse-leveraged-etfs URE vs SRS http://finance.yahoo.com/echarts?s=URE+Interactive#chart10:symbol=ure;range=my;compare=srs;indicator=volume;charttype=line;crosshair=on;ohlcvalues=0;logscale=on;source=undefined FAS vs FAZ http://finance.yahoo.com/echarts?s=URE+Interactive#chart10:symbol=ure;range=my;compare=srs;indicator=volume;charttype=line;crosshair=on;ohlcvalues=0;logscale=on;source=undefined The information within this video is for educational purposes only and should not be considered financial advice.
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The Risks of Investing in Inverse ETFs
 
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https://goo.gl/QPCkqk - Start earning with binary options like millions of traders do Inverse exchange-traded funds (ETFs) seek to deliver inverse returns of underlying indexes. To achieve their investment results, inverse ETFs generally use derivative securities, such as swap agreements, forwards, futures contracts and options. Inverse ETFs are designed for speculative traders and investors seeking tactical day trades against their respective underlying indexes. Inverse ETFs only seek investment results that are the inverse of their benchmarks' performances for one day only. For example, assume an inverse ETF seeks to track the inverse performance of Standard & Poor's 500 Index. Therefore, if the S&P 500 Index increases by 1%, the ETF should theoretically decrease by 1%, and the opposite is true. Inverse ETFs carry many risks and are not suitable for risk-averse investors. This type of ETF is best suited for sophisticated, highly risk-tolerant investors who are comfortable with taking on the risks inherent to inverse ETFs. The principal risks associated with investing in inverse ETFs include compounding risk, derivative securities risk, correlation risk and short sale exposure risk. Compounding Risk Compounding risk is one of the main types of risks affecting inverse ETFs. Inverse ETFs held for periods longer than one day are affected by compounding returns. Since an inverse ETF has a single-day investment objective of providing investment results that are one times the inverse of its underlying index, the fund's performance likely differs from its investment objective for periods greater than one day. Investors who wish to hold inverse ETFs for periods exceeding one day must actively manage and rebalance their positions to mitigate compounding risk. For example, the ProShares Short S&P 500 (NYSEARCA: SH) is an inverse ETF that seeks to provide daily investment results, before fees and expenses, corresponding to the inverse, or -1X, of the daily performance of the S&P 500 Index. The effects of compounding returns cause SH's returns to differ from -1X those of the S&P 500 Index. As of June 30, 2015, based on trailing 12-month data, SH had a net asset value (NAV) total return of -8.75%, while the S&P 500 Index had a return of 7.42%. Additionally, since the fund's inception on June 19, 2006, SH has had a NAV total return of -10.24%, while the S&P 500 Index has had a return of 8.07% over the same period. The effect of compounding returns becomes more conspicuous during periods of high market turbulence. During periods of high volatility, the effects of compounding returns cause an inverse ETF's investment results for periods longer than one single day to substantially vary from one times the inverse of the underlying index's return. For example, hypothetically assume the S&P 500 Index is at 1,950 and a speculative investor purchases SH at $20. The index closes 1% higher at 1,969.50 and SH closes at $19.80. However, the following day, the index closes down 3%, at 1,910.42. Consequently, SH clos
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What's Diversification? | Fidelity
 
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This video can help you learn more about diversifying your portfolio to become a smarter investor. To learn more about diversification, visit: https://www.fidelity.com/mymoney/amateurs-guide-diversification To watch more videos for beginner investors, visit: https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLGKKmEmJDSiL041acBKlWMsu2P-FndXji To see more videos from Fidelity Investments, subscribe to: https://www.youtube.com/fidelityinvestments Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/fidelityinvestments Twitter: https://www.twitter.com/fidelity Google+: https://plus.google.com/+fidelity LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/fidelity-investments ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------- When you invest in a stock, you are taking a risk that the value may go down rather than up. OK, we get it. Investing can be risky. One way to manage that risk is to educate yourself on basic concepts, like asset allocation and diversification. Asset Allocation is simply financial lingo for how you distribute your money across types of investments. It’s like the strategic decision of which baskets to put your eggs in and how many eggs to put into each. The different baskets are called asset classes. To help you decide where to put your eggs, ask yourself three questions: 1. How much time do you have before you need to use your money? 2. How comfortable are you with risk? 3. How does your current financial situation look? Diversification is about strategically putting the right mix of different eggs in each of your baskets. The key is that you shouldn’t invest all your money in one company, one industry, one country, one ANYTHING. Ideally, you want your investments to be negatively correlated, so when one is going down, another is going up. Here are some typical ways smart investors diversify their portfolio: • Invest in companies in different countries • Own stock in small AND large companies • Invest in companies in a variety of industries There are some downsides to diversification. If one of your investments does very well, you won’t make as much as if it was your only investment. But consider the inverse: if you owned only one stock, and the company went out of business, you would lose more money than if you had spread your money across different investments. Diversification won’t eliminate risk. But it's a smart way to manage risk while still giving you a chance to build your portfolio. Fidelity Brokerage Services LLC, Member NYSE, SIPC, 900 Salem Street, Smithfield, Rhode Island, 02917 741646.2.0
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Understanding QQQE
 
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Take a few seconds to learn about QQQE: The NASDAQ-100 Equal Weighted Index allots the same weight, or importance, to each stock in the index. The result is a more diversified performance contribution from the individual companies, and sectors that are in the index. An investor should consider the investment objectives, risks, charges, and expenses of Direxion Shares and Direxion Funds carefully before investing. The prospectus and summary prospectus contain this and other important information about Direxion Shares and Direxion Funds. Click here to obtain a prospectus or call (877) 437-9363. The prospectus or summary prospectus should be read carefully before investing. Direxion Shares Risks - An investment in the ETFs involve risk, including the possible loss of principal. The ETFs are non-diversified and include risks associated with concentration that results from the Funds' investments in a particular industry or sector which can increase volatility. The use of derivatives such as futures contracts, forward contracts, options and swaps are subject to market risks that may cause their price to fluctuate over time. The funds do not attempt to, and should not be expected to, provide returns which are a multiple of the return of the Index for periods other than a single day. For other risks including leverage, correlation, compounding, market volatility and specific risks regarding each sector, please read the prospectus.
Views: 398322 Direxion ETFs
Swing Trading DGAZ!!
 
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I know this is out of my norm, but i think it warrants addressing. I am going to talk about what DGAZ and other commodity based ETF's correlate or inverse. I hope you enjoy and like and subscribe to show support!
Views: 305 thefreedomgrind
Long-term ETF Bond market sell signal
 
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Two prominent bond-market ETF's elicited long-term sell signals last month, both highlighted in our monthly ETF Market Report. One of these ETF sell signals is illustrated in the video above, along with a potentially profitable buy opportunity regarding the TBF, inversely correlated to the TLT, the most active 20 Year Treasury Bond ETF.
Views: 137 Cary Artac
Why the 10 year bond yield matters for stocks
 
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Many equity traders know they should be looking at the bond market but few actually understand what to look for that could give them an edge. The 10 year Treasury note bond yield so far in 2014 has only gone down and that is likely telling us something about the stock market in coming months.
Views: 9119 Serge Berger
Stock vs Currency - Correlations
 
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Help TheLaptopTrader grow by Subscribing. LinkedIn - https://uk.linkedin.com/in/denis-sepelev-93b11572 More videos from Season 1: TheLaptopTrader - https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLexe7tBcHgzu6vr0vLfQ5SBPdZVoEUhBp TheLaptopTrader - Why traders lose https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d2H4AMuRP40&list=PLexe7tBcHgzu6vr0vLfQ5SBPdZVoEUhBp TheLaptopTrader - Trade management https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yH0pAEGS2LU&list=PLexe7tBcHgzu6vr0vLfQ5SBPdZVoEUhBp&index=2 TheLaptopTrader - When you don't see the right movement (+195 pips) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YiOWD3XI15s&index=3&list=PLexe7tBcHgzu6vr0vLfQ5SBPdZVoEUhBp TheLaptopTrader - Trading patterns and which patterns matter https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KQsaAeYW95o&index=4&list=PLexe7tBcHgzu6vr0vLfQ5SBPdZVoEUhBp TheLaptopTrader - Stock vs Currency Correlations https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=28fQdD7e4eQ&index=5&list=PLexe7tBcHgzu6vr0vLfQ5SBPdZVoEUhBp TheLaptopTrader - Stop Losses - which SL type is best https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VVSPTEZkPF0&index=6&list=PLexe7tBcHgzu6vr0vLfQ5SBPdZVoEUhBp TheLaptopTrader - Strategy Backtesting Flaws https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IDMTHBiMegs&index=7&list=PLexe7tBcHgzu6vr0vLfQ5SBPdZVoEUhBp *All music used is Royalty Free*
Views: 409 TheLaptopTrader
Create Your Own ETF Portfolio
 
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Discussion on creating and managing your own ETF Portfolio using stock equities. Website: bankingonmoney.com facebook: https://www.facebook.com/BankingOnMoney/
Views: 165 Banking on Money
How to Trade: Equating Futures to ETFs | Options Jive
 
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Not all traders are ready to trade futures but watching the futures market can give valuable insight as to expected P/L on ETF positions. Tom and Tony walk through a 3 step process to calculate expected ETF P/Ls based on the futures’ pre-market movements: Step 1: Calculate the notional value of the future Step 2: Calculate the equivalent ETF shares per future Step 3: Calculate the expected ETF P/L per point move in the future. This simple process can give traders an extra boost to their market awareness and P/L expectations. You can watch a new Options Jive episode live and check out all previous episodes everyday at http://ow.ly/EoyGW! ======== tastytrade.com ======== Finally a financial network for traders, built by traders. Hosted by Tom Sosnoff and Tony Battista, tastytrade is a real financial network with 8 hours of live programming five days a week during market hours. From pop culture to advanced investment strategies, tastytrade has a broad spectrum of content for viewers of all kinds! Tune in and learn how to trade options successfully and make the most of your investments! Watch tastytrade LIVE daily Monday-Friday 7am-3:30pmCT: http://ow.ly/EbzUU Subscribe to our YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/tastytrade1?sub_confirmation=1 Follow tastytrade: Twitter: https://twitter.com/tastytrade Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/tastytrade LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/company/tastytrade Instagram: http://instagram.com/tastytrade Pinterest: http://www.pinterest.com/tastytrade/
Views: 1817 tastytrade
Trading Currencies & Emerging Markets with ETFs | Closing the Gap: Futures Edition
 
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Despite uncertainty around future migration and political policies involving Mexico and the US, the Mexican Peso has experienced a rally since the beginning of the year. This rally coupled with a high correlation to two ETFs (EWW and EWZ) provide unique pairs trading opportunities between the Peso future (/6M) and these emerging markets. Watch this segment to determine how to set up a futures trade that also incorporates ETF options. tastytrade discusses the notional value of each product, the implied volatility and the proper ratio and management of this position. See more videos from the Closing the Gap: Futures Edition Series: http://ow.ly/s24Y30b3pdP The gap between the self-directed and institutional trader in the world of Futures gets closer as Tom and Tony go head-to-head with one of the Futures market industry's best institutional traders. We bring professional strategies to individual investors. You can watch a new Closing the Gap: Futures Edition episode live and check out all previous episodes everyday at http://ow.ly/EoyGW! ======== tastytrade.com ======== Hosted by Tom Sosnoff and Tony Battista, tastytrade is a real financial network with 8 hours of live programming five days a week during market hours. From pop culture to advanced investment strategies, tastytrade has a broad spectrum of content for viewers of all kinds! Tune in and learn how to trade options successfully and make the most of your investments! Watch tastytrade LIVE daily Monday-Friday 7am-3:30pmCT: http://ow.ly/EbzUU Subscribe to our YouTube channel: https://www.youtube.com/user/tastytrade1?sub_confirmation=1 Follow tastytrade: Twitter: https://twitter.com/tastytrade Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/tastytrade LinkedIn: http://www.linkedin.com/company/tastytrade Instagram: http://instagram.com/tastytrade Pinterest: http://www.pinterest.com/tastytrade/
Views: 838 tastytrade
How to estimate market correlations
 
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Discover how strongly precious metals are correlated with currencies, miners, the stock market, and each other. Go to: http://www.sunshineprofits.com/services-products/investment-tools/correlation-matrix/pm-correlations/
Views: 463 Gold Silver Updates
Looking at commodity ETF's
 
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Learn How To Make Money Everyday at https://www.tradegeniusacademy.com Visit - https://www.tradegenius.co Trade like a Genius with the most reliable Stock Market Trading Signal on the web! Sign Up Today https://www.TradeGenius.co Twitter.com/Thetradegenius Instagram.com/Thetradegenius Disclaimer The information received by subscribers is for their personal use. Investing involves a great deal of risk, including the loss of all or a portion of your investment, as well as emotional distress. Nothing contained herein should be construed as a warranty of investment results. All risks, losses and costs associated with investing, including total loss of principal, are your responsibility. It is possible that Trade Genius, may have a position in stocks or funds discussed within this site or in correspondence sent to subscribers. All information provided or contained in this Web site is the property of Trade Genius, and should not be reproduced, copied, redistributed, transferred, or sold without the prior written consent of Investment Models, Inc. All rights reserved.
Views: 635 Trade Genius
BEWARE ETF decay
 
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Most people are unaware that some Exchange Traded Funds (ETF) are not closely correlated to their underlying sector or commodity...due to DECAY. This episode covers: 1) Intended purposes for using ETFs as investment tools. 2) Why some ETFs decay more than others. 3) Specific example of how the ETF USO has significantly underperformed the price of WTI Oil. Listen to the full audio version of the Wealthsteading Podcast on your favorite syndicator or directly at www.wealthsteading.com The information provided in this video is for educational purposes only and does not imply an offer of investment advice or recommendation. For additional disclosures, please see the firm’s website: www.investablewealth.com
Passive Investing Theory, part 4: Portfolio Theory
 
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http://sensibleinvesting.tv -- the independent voice of passive investing Fourth and Final Part One of the core principles of passive investing is that investors with a wide spread of assets take a much lower risk than those who hold just one asset. Investors should therefore ensure that their portfolios are highly diversified. It seems common sense that owning assets with a negative correlation - a combination of shares and bonds, for example - should reduce risk. When one goes up in price, the other usually comes down. But in 1952, Harry Markowitz, an economist at the University of Chicago, developed what he called Portfolio Theory, which mathematically proved it. The theory (sometimes called Modern Portfolio Theory) also showed that diversification lowers risk even if assets' returns are not negatively correlated - and indeed, even if they're positively correlated. This is the formula Markowitz came up with for the standard deviation of expected returns. The theory has been developed by many different academics in the meantime, but it paved the way for portfolio construction as we know it today. William Sharpe was an economist at the University of Washington who, in 1964, had a paper published in the Journal of Finance outlining the Capital Asset Pricing Model. The Capital Asset Pricing Model was based on just one variable - market risk. It was later expanded on by Professors Eugene Fama and Kenneth French at the University of Chicago. The Fama-French Three-Factor Model added two more dimensions - size and value. The model for constructing portfolios that Harry Markowitz developed - and that Sharpe, Fama and French improved upon - still has its critics. Even among proponents of passive investing, there are those who say it doesn't tell the whole story. But Portfolio Theory has undoubtedly had a major impact on how we invest. The award of the Nobel Prize in Economics to Markowitz and Sharpe in 1990 was belated recognition for the huge contribution they made to our understanding of how all of us, as investors, can best balance risk and reward when saving for the future. For more videos like this one, visit http://sensibleinvesting.tv
Views: 6589 Sensible Investing
Top 5 Unanswered Questions in Crypto Market as 2019 Approaches
 
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Fear, uncertainty, doubt rule the markets as crypto matures: what do we see as the five top unanswered questions as we approach 2019? Hi, it’s Invest Diva’s Kiana Danial with Cryptobriefing. There’s a ton of speculation going around the markets as we head into the new year. Many analysts including myself see a new round of bullish momentum starting around January 2019. Some analysts believe the bottom may end even earlier, while others see the bearish momentum to continue longer, bringing Bitcoin’s price down to as low as $1,500. There are definitely many uncertainties in the crypto market that keep the crowd guessing. Today we’re looking at the top five topics that are casting doubt over the cryptocurrency industry. 1 - One of the most exciting events crypto investors are looking forward to, is the approval of a Bitcoin ETF by the SEC. Many anticipated it as a major catalyst for the return of a bull market in case it happens in January 2019. But there is a good chance that we won’t see a Bitcoin fund anytime soon. Just last week, Jay Clayton, Chairman of the Securities and Exchange Commission, told the audience at CoinDesk’s Consensus event that crypto investors should “Get their act together,” because investors who trade ETFs expect that its underlying commodity “makes sense and is free from the risk of manipulation.” Jay rightfully believes that this is “an issue that needs to be addressed” before he feels comfortable approving a Bitcoin ETF. These harsh remarks have made many market participants doubt we’ll see an approval of a Bitcoin fund any time soon. 2 - Talking about the SEC, the second unanswered question in the crypto world revolves around SEC investigations of ICOs. While the industry as a whole can benefit from more ICO regulations, we still don’t know what the SEC has up its sleeves next. Which ICOs are they going after? How many? How soon? 3 - The third topic is around Security Token Offerings - will they lead to the tokenization of more tangible assets, and how will they change the profile of the average investor? 4 - Number four is utility - 2018 was not the year of crypto, it was the year of questions about crypto. Can we expect to see mainstream adoption of some platforms - like XRP, Tron, or Dash - in 2019? Will project teams that promised products in 2019 actually deliver? 5 - Last but not least, is the global economy and the US stock market - will crypto be correlated with any major recession, or will it prove to be a safer harbor for institutional investors? 6 -Now wait! Before you tune out, here’s a bonus uncertainty: how will the continuing negative media blitz affect public perception? A recent study showed that mainstream media stories increase as prices drop; will the negative narrative change if the prices begin to rise again? There you have it. A lot of questions, and no concrete answers. Just like in traditional markets, uncertainty creates fear. And fear, of course, prevents investors from committing too strongly to the market. When you add doubt about the technology and its progress into the mix, you have a poisonous combination - Fear plus Uncertainty plus Doubt equals FUD. When the FUD is strong, the market is weak. And that’s the real driver behind the continuing bear season. But once confidence returns, I expect to see real movement in the markets, and quickly. I’d obviously love to hear your thoughts about all this. Let me know in the comments, and subscribe to get more updates.
Views: 416 Crypto Briefing
Learn To Trade Asset Based Stocks And ETFs With Real Wealth Income Generator
 
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http://www.realwealthincomegenerator.com/access_v1.php This system gives you all the tools you need to trade "real asset" based stocks and ETFs like Gold, Silver, Platinum, Copper, Agriculture, Energy, etc. After you learn the system though the included home study course and Trade Alert Software, you'll know exactly how to maximize profits and minimize risk, no matter how bad our global economy becomes.
Views: 146 Profits Run
Counter-Condor Webinar.avi
 
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A revolution in pairs trading. This strategy is based on trading options on leveraged, inversely paired ETFs.
Views: 746 Jay Leavitt
Correlated currency pairs Inverse correlated pairs  By Request
 
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https://www.mataf.net/en/
Views: 285 Bryan McAfee
ETFs: Currency Risks You Should Know About
 
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Access part 2 of this interview to learn whether interest rates can impact your foreign ETF investments, too: http://bit.ly/2oIcFZe
Correlation Between Stocks and Gold Looks Strong
 
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Correlation Between Stocks and Gold Looks Strong
The FTSE 100 is NOT Correlated with Sterling - that's Fake News!
 
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Many articles describing "why" the FTSE 100 rose or fell trot out the same explanation: the FTSE rose/fell because Sterling weakened/strengthened. Although this makes a nice story the correlation is zero. Support us on Patreon: https://patreon.com/pensioncraft #PensionCraft #FTSE100 #Rant
Views: 436 PensionCraft
USD/JPY : Gold Correlation Possible Change
 
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USD/JPY and gold have been inversely correlated for a while, but there are some signs that may be changing.
Reverse ETF's Back in Play After Big Movement in the Markets
 
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Inverse leveraged ETFs serve as a convenient and powerful vehicle for traders to hedge long risk when the market turns quickly. The ETFs are back in play with yesterday's market gyrations, and traders are well-served to have them queued up during volatile, headline-driven action.
Views: 69 T3 Live
ETF Calculator
 
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Get your FREE Correlation Trading Calculator and Free Updates at http://www.ETFSummation.com
Watch these Stocks for the Market's Next Big Move
 
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Stocks end the week mixed as the tech heavy Nasdaq saw the brunt of the selling. There are lots of aspects of the marketplace to look at in tonight's video. First, correlations breaking down across the board in indices and bond market. What does this mean for stocks? In this crucial weekend update we look at the stocks to watch as the key to the markets next big move... Watch tonight's video to find out how to trade the upcoming week... Learn the Tetrapod spread in the Secret Weapon to Trading Options on ETF's Class: https://theotrade.com/pod/ Weekly Options Trading Advantage Class https://theotrade.com/wo/ Consistent Intraday Strategies and Setups Class https://theotrade.com/day/ High Probability Trading with In Out Spreads Class: https://theotrade.com/spread/ Day Trading Nasdaq Futures Class with Tony Rago https://theotrade.com/nq Don't have thinkorswim? Open a TD Ameritrade Account and get the thinkorswim platform for free here: http://www.theotrade.com/tdameritrade Guide to Getting Short and Collecting Income: https://theotrade.com/getshort/ Join TheoTrade: https://theotrade.com/total Get Market Cliff Notes delivered to your inbox each trading day: https://theotrade.com/cliffnotes Get more free videos like these delivered to your inbox each trading day: https://theotrade.com Get free thinkorswim® tutorials: https://theotrade.com/tostutorials Subscribe to our YouTube channel: https://youtube.com/theotrade Follow TheoTrade on Twitter: https://twitter.com/realTheoTrade Become a fan of TheoTrade on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/TheoTrade Follow TheoTrade on Pinterest: https://pinterest.com/theotrade
Views: 3125 TheoTrade, LLC
134: Portfolio Management: How to Protect Your Stock Portfolio - Listener Questions
 
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Learn 2 ways you can make money during a stock and/or bond market decline: inverse ETFs and Puts. Listener question: Hi Linda, I’ve been listening to you and I’m concerned about the stock and bond markets. How do you recommend I protect my account? Christy There are 2 ways you can make money during a stock and/or bond market decline: Inverse ETF’s and Puts. Inverse ETF’s are Exchange Traded Funds that make money (go up) when the market declines. You are buying futures, and this was not possible a decade ag????. It was something only professional traders could do. You have to be very careful, it’s not something to buy and hold. You want to trade and be in and out of these. They can move against you quickly. There are about 75 inverse ETF’s providing protection on US equites, government and corporate debt, foreign markets and commodities. One of the most popular inverse ETFs is ProShares Short S & P 500 (SH). If the market dropped about 10%, it would go up about 8%. At the time of this recording, the S & P is up 1% and SH is down 1.9%. The other thing you can do is buy puts. Puts are a bet on the direction of the market. If you think a stock or index is going to decline, you can buy a put, where you risk a limited amount for a specified period of time, typically 30 days???. They are based on time and price. If a stock goes below a specified price you are “in the money”. Part of the price is determined by the time you are holding the option. As it gets closer to expiration, it loses value. You limit your risk to the amount invested. Can expire worthless. Both of these are difficult to get right because you have to know when to buy and when to sell. Timing in a bear market is tricky. Markets tend to go down a lot faster than they go up. They also tend to rebound sharply, so it’s moving in the opposite direction and can cause large changes in the price if you hold too long. The timing is very tricky on either strategy so be very careful when trying to implement them. The other thing you can do is simply wait in cash. By waiting in cash you can wait for a downturn and dollar cost average (that is invest in regular intervals) to buy back in. That will give you a lower average cost basis and allow you to get in at a low price. Bernard Baruch used to say, “Buy when there is blood running in the streets.” I say, “Buy when the news is at it’s gloomiest. When no one wants to buy, that is the time you’ll get the best price.” With the stock market in its 7th year of expansion, it’s reasonable to take measures against a market decline. Use these strategies judiciously - again, I caution you NOT to buy and hold or worse, buy and forget you own an inverse ETF. They are volatile and can move against you quite easily. Personally, I’m sitting out of stocks and investing in alternatives that are not correlated with the stock market. That way, I can take my time and wait for the right opportunity to get back in. Cycles tell us another big tsunami could be headed our way, so IMO it’s a good time to sit out.

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