Russell 2000 ETF Faces Layers of Resistance

etfsRick Pendergraft:  As with most equity-based indexes, the Russell 2000 has rallied sharply from the beginning of October, gaining over 9% from the end of September through the high on Friday. While that is an impressive rally, it has brought the index up to several layers of resistance.
NYSE:IWM November 10, 2015 3:59pm

Small-, Mid-Caps Lag In October Rally

bearbull1Jon Markman:  Here are a few notes on my mid-October market scorecard.
NYSE:IWM October 20, 2015 4:02pm

No Solace In Small Caps [iShares Russell 2000 Index (ETF), Direxion Small Cap Bull 3X Shares (ETF)]

Wall streetIn an effort to mitigate the impact of a stronger dollar, many investors have been favoring small-cap stocks.
ETF BASIC NEWS August 12, 2015 3:58pm

Small-Caps Look To Break Through Resistance [Direxion Small Cap Bull 3X Shares (ETF), Direxion Daily Small Cap Bear 3X Shares]

investTyler Laundon: I’ve been writing a fair amount about small-cap stocks lately since they’ve underperformed large caps in 2014.
NYSE:IWM December 1, 2014 3:29pm

Will Small Cap Stocks Bounce Back In 2015? [Direxion Daily Small Cap Bear 3X Shares, Direxion Small Cap Bull 3X Shares (ETF)]

bearbull1Tyler Laundon: Small cap stocks continue to underperform large cap stocks in 2014.
NYSE:DIA November 21, 2014 4:23pm

The Beginning Of A New Bear Market? [Direxion Daily Small Cap Bear 3X Shares, Direxion Daily Financial Bear 3X Shares]

bearbull1Chris Puplava: Over $5.5 trillion in value has been erased in global equities since they peaked in September and stabilized last Wednesday. The S&P 500 lost nearly 200 points with the Dow shedding nearly 1500 during the correction.
NYSE:FAS October 23, 2014 2:21pm

Why The Next Major Economic Collapse Is Rapidly Approaching [Direxion Daily Small Cap Bear 3X Shares]

Economy recessionMost people that discuss the "economic collapse" focus on what is coming in the future.  And without a doubt, we are on the verge of some incredibly hard times.  But what often gets neglected is the immense permanent damage that has been
NYSE:FAS October 14, 2014 2:38pm

Why Do Some Traders Fear The Death Cross? [Direxion Daily Small Cap Bear 3X Shares]

key level to watchJim Bach: The term "death cross" has been making the rounds in financial headlines recently as the Russell 2000 has breached this technical indicator.
NYSE:IWM October 2, 2014 3:39pm

Do Not Fear The Russell 2000 “Death Cross” [Direxion Daily Small Cap Bear 3X Shares]

deathcrossTyler Laundon: Last week was a rough one. And no doubt you noticed that most of the big stock moves were to the downside – especially with small-cap stocks.
NYSE:IWM September 29, 2014 1:17pm

Many Investors Still Fear Stocks [Direxion Daily Small Cap Bear 3X Shares, Direxion Daily Financial Bear 3X Shares]

market-fear-panicDespite this week’s losses, stocks are still having a good year – in fact, they’ve been having a good five years. During the bull market of the last five years, U.S. stocks, as measured by the S&P 500, have generated total returns of 233%.
NYSE:FAS September 26, 2014 12:59pm

4 New Warning Signs For Stocks [Dow Jones Industrial Average, Direxion Daily Small Cap Bear 3X Shares]

market correction bearMichael Lombardi: According to the Investment Company Institute, investors have been taking money out of U.S. equity funds since April of this year.
NYSE:DIA September 24, 2014 12:48pm

Is The Real Crash Coming? [Dow Jones Industrial Average, Direxion Daily Small Cap Bear 3X Shares]

financial crisisSy Harding: Current market projections are diverse.
NYSE:DIA September 9, 2014 11:04am

Stop Investing In Leveraged ETFs [Direxion Small Cap Bull 3X Shares (ETF), Direxion Daily Financial Bull 3X Shares]

leverage-decayAndrey Dashkov:   Bigger, faster, better. That’s the turbocharged investment we all want.  Readers who pay close attention to our portfolio will notice that we don’t hold leveraged ETFs—those with “2x” or “inverse” or “ultra” in their names, which some investors mistake for “better.”
NYSE:FAS August 19, 2014 11:47am

How ETFs Could Help Fuel A Stock Market Crash [Direxion Daily Small Cap Bear 3X Shares]

market correction bearDavid Zeiler:  Instead of the healthy correction that many market watchers have been expecting, several hard-to-see cracks in the market infrastructure could instead give us a full-blown stock market crash in 2014.
NYSE:DIA August 8, 2014 3:45pm

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