Yesterday, XLF dropped 1.7% during the last 15 minutes. This is what happened with the leveraged ETFs during those minutes:
SKF: +2.3% (combined loss of 1.2%)
FAZ: +3.7% (combined loss of 1.4%)
Here are the charts:
The issues with these ETFs also occur intra-day. A investor that is caught in the wrong side of the trade (read gamble) can have significant losses.
Wednesday, April 8, 2009
Posted by The Shocked Investor at 4:30 AM
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