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|Ask||0.00 x 4000|
|Day's Range||20.95 - 21.39|
|52 Week Range||17.07 - 22.45|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|Expense Ratio (net)||0.93%|
Since 1997, Direxion has been providing investment solutions with their innovative ETFs and 20 years later, they have $13.4 billion worth of assets under management. If you haven't already, check out the 5 ETFs below that are trending this week - and are worth keeping an eye on during the second half of 2018. Despite all the talk regarding trade wars with the United States and China, one sector that has been shrugging off the market noise is the biotechnology sector.
Given the current certainties and market risks, ETF investors should construct resilient portfolios to participate on any further upside and hedge the downside. On the recent webcast (available On Demand for CE Credit), Potential ETF Strategies for Today’s (and Tomorrow’s) Markets, Sylvia Jablonski, Managing Director and Institutional ETF Strategist for Direxion and Portfolio+ ETFs, outlined a number of global elements that may influence an investor portfolio, such as the U.S. economy entering late-cycle phase, the Federal reserve moving toward monetary policy normalization, rising interest rates, building inflationary pressures, increasing dispersion amongst sectors, and changing geopolitical climate. "If you’re an investor, you have to believe that markets generally rise over time.
As markets surge and then sputter, the prospects of downside risk loom large in the short term. Yet advisors have to meet the challenge of steering through periods of market volatility, while continuing ...
You won’t find many people willing to argue that the fixed income market has been especially exciting over the past decade, even with the 10-year bond yield’s recent rise above 3 percent for the first time since 2014. You might even ask “Who cares about the bond market with cryptocurrencies, oil on a tear, and the equities market still smoldering? Well, now might be exactly the time to pay attention to that yield, and funds that have exposure (or inverse) to bonds, like Direxion’s Daily 7-10 Year Treasury Bull (NYSE: TYD) and Bear (NYSE: TYO) 3X Shares ETFs or the Daily 20+ Year Treasury Bull (NYSE: TMF) and Bear (NYSE: TMV) 3X Shares ETFs.
Rising yields has resulted in an opportune moment for bond investors to capitalize on beaten-down bond prices in the form of inverse or leveraged inverse ETFs.
Foreign buyers are just not as enamored with U.S. Treasuries as they use to be. The diminished demand could push bond yields higher and weigh on Treasury bonds, along with related exchange traded funds. ...
It’s difficult to pinpoint a single reason for changes to the yield curve’s slope. First, any changes to the Fed’s interest rate immediately impact the yield curve at the short end, and the projections for long-term rates dictate the changes at the long end of the curve. For instance, the recent rate hike at the Fed’s March meeting had varying impacts on the US Treasury yield curve.
There are multiple factors that can affect the shape of yield curves. Bonds (BND) with different maturities react differently to changes in economic conditions and expectations. For example, when the US ...
The December Federal Reserve meeting is right around the corner and if Fed funds futures prove to be an accurate gauge, it is likely the central bank will hike interest rates for the third time this year. ...