Markets: One Stubborn Bull? (DTO, SRS, IWM, SPY, DIA, QQQ)

Stocks closed mixed on Tuesday in modestly higher trade. Large cap issues underperformed as the Dow Jones Industrial Average (NYSE:DIA) slid 0.2% while both the S&P MidCap 400 and the S&P 500 (NYSE:SPY) closed fractionally higher. The Nasdaq (NASDAQ:QQQ) added 0.7% and the small-cap Russell
NYSE:DTO October 12, 2011 9:17am

A Bounce For The Bears? (XLI, DTO, SRS, DIA, QQQ, SPY, IWM)

Stocks posted solid gains on Monday but on mixed trade. In a whipsaw session stocks began the day higher but sold off until 10:30 at which time the market caught a bid, steadily climbed until noon, reversed again and sold off until 2:00pm and then rallied sharply into the close.
NYSE:DIA September 27, 2011 9:41am

Bearish But Not Bearish Enough? (IYT, DTO, IWM, DIA, QQQ, SPY)

Stocks lost ground on Thursday amidst higher volume. All five major indices ended in the red. The small-cap Russell 2000 (NYSE:IWM) withstood the most damage as it fell 2.0%. The S&P MidCap 400 lost 1.3% while both the Dow Jones Industrial Average (NYSE:DIA) and the S&P 500
NYSE:DTO September 9, 2011 9:40am

Stephen Schork: Buy Oil Producers, Not Oil Futures or ETFs

So you're tired of getting gouged at the pump and would like to extract some manner of revenge against the high price of oil and gasoline. Great idea. But before you wander into the oil futures pits of the NYMEX or snap up a conveniently bundled ETF
NYSE:BNO June 23, 2011 11:09am

Double Oil Shocker: The Possible End of OPEC… ExxonMobil’s Big Find

Two days ago in Vienna, the 12 members of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) spent five hours bickering, and ultimately failed to reach an agreement to increase production quotas. This was the first time that happened in 20 years. That’s not particularly good news for motorists, who could be facing higher prices at the pump as a result. Crude traders were stunned, and sent oil prices
NYSE:OIL June 13, 2011 10:41am

Petroleum Report: Supply Concerns, Record Brent Spreads (USO, OIL, DIG, DUG, DTO, SCO, OIH, ERY, ERX)

Sumit Roy:  Inventory data was overshadowed by a surprise OPEC meeting, as the market eyes a huge supply gap in the third quarter.
NYSE:OIL June 9, 2011 2:43pm

Wagner Daily: The Market Takes A Breather (DTO, GLD, IWM, SPY, DIA, QQQ)

Stocks ended the day mixed on light trade. The market was down modestly in the morning session but recovered in the afternoon to close near break even. On relatively quiet day the small-cap
NYSE:DTO June 3, 2011 11:40am

Wagner Daily: A Closer Look At These ETFs (EWJ, DTO, PPH, IWM, QQQ, SPY, DIA)

Stocks closed higher on Friday as volume faded in the pre-holiday session. The major indices all ended the session in the black. The small-cap Russell 2000 (NYSE:IWM) led the move as it posted a
NYSE:DTO May 31, 2011 10:47am

Petroleum Report: Crude Oil Rises, Despite Inventory Build (USO, OIL, DBO, UCO, DTO, SCO, OIH, ERY, ERX)

Sumit Roy:  The U.S. Department of Energy reported this morning that in the week ending May 20, 2011, U.S. crude oil inventories increased by 0.6 million barrels, while gasoline inventories
NYSE:DBO May 26, 2011 11:30am

Wagner Daily: Potential Breakout Entry In This Crude Double Short ETF (DTO, IWM, QQQ, SPY, DIA, UUP, DBA)

Yesterday was a difficult day on Wall Street. Stocks were down sharply but on mixed trade. Price action was decidedly bearish as all five major indices closed in the red by more than 1%. The small
NYSE:DBA May 24, 2011 9:35am

Wagner Daily: Buy Entry Point In This Short Oil ETF? (DTO, XLF, DIA, QQQ, SPY, IWM)

For a second consecutive day equities finished higher on light volume. All five major indices ended the session marginally in the black. The Dow Jones Industrial Average (NYSE:DIA) fared the best as
NYSE:DTO May 20, 2011 9:27am

Petroleum Report: Drop In Midwest Crude Inventories Sends Oil Surging

Sumit Roy:  The U.S. Department of Energy reported this morning that in the week ending May 13, 2011, U.S. crude oil inventories remained essentially unchanged from last week. Gasoline
NYSE:OIH May 18, 2011 5:28pm

ETF Investors: How To Be Bearish Or Defensive Without Being Short

Todd Shriber:  Several times in this space I have extolled the virtues of and pointed out cautionary examples regarding inverse ETFs. Overall, I'm a fan of these products when used properly, but the

Petroleum Report: US Demand Falls Near 2-Year Low, Despite Tight Gas Inventories

Sumit Roy:  The Department of Energy reported Wednesday morning that in the week ending May 6, 2011, U.S. crude oil inventories increased by 3.8 million barrels, gasoline inventories increased
NYSE:OIH May 13, 2011 10:27am

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