Betting Against The U.S. Dollar Makes A Lot Of Sense Here (UDN)

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From Steven Vannelli, CFA: In a US Dollar bull market with interest rates at zero, cash is rightfully dismissed as a non-asset class. But, when the US Dollar is in a bear cycle, things change, irrespective of what US interest rates are.
NYSE:UDN December 1, 2017 6:39am

The U.S. Dollar May Run For The Short-Term

dollar etf: Buy the U.S. dollar, because it’s going to gain strength going forward, or so say the mainstream. The reasoning behind this investment strategy is very simple: the central banks of major economic hubs are working to devalue their currencies.
NYSE:GLD November 26, 2013 2:12pm

Wednesday’s ETF Chart To Watch: CurrencyShares British Pound Sterling Trust (FXB)

Stoyan Bojinov:  Domestic equity indexes started off in the gutter on Tuesday so to speak after the latest housing market data sparked a wave of profit taking across Wall Street. Investors fretted over worse-than-expected housing starts in February; this figure came in at 698,000 versus the previous

NYSE:FXB March 21, 2012 11:06am

Our Debt Driven Nation Will Lead To The Eventual Meltdown Of The U.S. Dollar (UUP, UDN, GLD, IAU, SLV)

Mac Slavo:  In a recent micro-documentary Chris Duane of The Greatest Truth Never Told and Don’t Tread On Me discusses the coming collapse of our debt-based monetary system and provides a simple, yet succinct argument for why it cannot be prevented.


The Anti-China Rhetoric Is Picking Up (FXI, FXP, CYB, UDN, UUP)

Tony Sagami: Before it was just the Obama administration, but now, just about everyone who is running in the 2012 Presidential race is jumping on the anti-China (NYSE:FXP) bandwagon.
NYSE:CYB November 1, 2011 3:07pm

Tuesday’s ETF Chart To Watch: CurrencyShares Canadian Dollar Trust (FXC)

Stoyan Bojinov: Good news from the Euro zone lifted investor’s spirits on Monday as equity markets cheered on agreement talks aimed at restoring financial stability in the debt-burdened country bloc. Earnings results from Caterpillar boosted domestic equity indexes higher after the construction giant
NYSE:FXC October 25, 2011 11:19am

How Gold & Stocks Are About To Repeat The 2010 Bottom (SPY, GLD, DZZ, UUP, UDN)

Chris Vermeulen: In May of 2010, immediately following the flash crash many investors started to become bearish (nervous) regarding their position in gold and equities. Once the general public became
NYSE:DZZ October 16, 2011 10:29pm

New Pressure For Greece Feeds Back On The Euro (UUP, UDN, EU, EUO, VGK)

Richard Rittorno:  The euro fell back from an overnight high of $1.3671 this morning and has been trading in tight trading range throughout the day as the fate of Greece remains a focus.
NYSE:EU October 11, 2011 1:34pm

Tuesday’s ETF Chart To Watch: PowerShares DB USD Index Bullish (UUP)

Stoyan Bojinov: Wall Street got off to a roaring start as optimism from the euro zone spilled over on Monday. Domestic equity indexes surged, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average gaining upwards of 300 points, as investor confidence saw a big boost after France and Germany pledged their full support to restoring

Central Banks Get Serious About Currency Intervention (CEW, EEM, BZF, UDN, UUP)

Tim Seymour: Turkey, Brazil, Russia: after months of protesting that their money bought too much, country after country is now moving aggressively into the foreign exchange markets to support their currencies.
NYSE:BZF October 6, 2011 1:04pm

Peter Schiff: U.S. Dollar Is the Monetary Titanic

"Gold is real money, everything else is just a substitute," says Peter Schiff, CEO of Euro Pacific Capital, who works backwards to form a currency trading strategy. Essentially, Schiff isn't much in favor of any paper currency, he's just handicapping the best
NYSE:FXC October 5, 2011 11:25am

New Zealand ETFs In Focus After Credit Downgrade (ENZL, BNZ)

Eric Dutram: Investing in developed markets has been an extremely tough task as of late thanks to sluggish growth and debt woes in a variety of countries. In light of this, perceived ‘safe haven’ countries saw a great deal
NYSE:BNZ October 2, 2011 9:39pm

Two Protective Currency Plays To Make Ahead Of The Looming Recession (FXC, UUP)

Sean Hyman: There's a hurricane headed for the U.S. economy, one that'll  send stocks tumbling and rip gains out of your portfolios - especially if you aren't ready with some protective currency plays.
NYSE:FXC September 23, 2011 12:24pm

Yuan Widens Discount In Hong Kong Trading (CYB, UUP)

Larry Levinson: The free-wheeling trading of China’s currency in Hong Kong has pushed the “redback” to its widest discount to its mainland counterpart since China relaxed its control.

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