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ETFDesk Daily 11/9/2009

|Includes:DIA, EMB, iShares MSCI United Kingdom ETF (EWU), GLD, GS, IYT, RTH, RTL, SPY, SPY, TENZ, TYD, XRT

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  • Personal insolvency rises by 28%
  • Michael Milken Sounds Warning on Sovereign Debt
  • Bears Not Cowed by Buffett
  • Goldman Sachs, primary unfolding Q3 themes
  • Catering to the Recession Mentality
  • Breakfast with Dave 11/9/2009


Personal insolvency rises by 28%

Posted: 08 Nov 2009 10:35 PM PST

A record number of people were declared insolvent in England and Wales in the third quarter of 2009, according to figures from the Insolvency Service.

ETFDesk users see this as a potential opportunity to:
 sell iShares MSCI-U.K.; 

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Michael Milken Sounds Warning on Sovereign Debt

Posted: 08 Nov 2009 10:37 PM PST

At Imperial Capital’s 3rd Global Opportunity Conference in New York Thursday, Michael Milken spoke about the causes of the financial crisis and what investors in the U.S. should watch out for in future investments.

ETFDesk users see this as a potential opportunity to:
 sell iShares Emerging Market Bond Exchange Traded Fund; 

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Bears Not Cowed by Buffett

Posted: 08 Nov 2009 10:51 PM PST

Even Berkshire's deal for Burlington Northern doesn't reverse the technical breakdown in the transports and the broad market.

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 sell iShares DJ US Transportation; 

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Goldman Sachs, primary unfolding Q3 themes

Posted: 08 Nov 2009 10:54 PM PST

good read

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Catering to the Recession Mentality

Posted: 09 Nov 2009 12:14 AM PST

The recession may be over but companies that cater to consumers believe people are digging in for a long, frugal winter.

ETFDesk users see this as a potential opportunity to: sell Retail HOLDRS; sell SPDR S&P Retail ETF; sell iShares FTSE NAREIT Retail Index Fund

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Breakfast with Dave 11/9/2009

Posted: 09 Nov 2009 12:35 AM PST

Market Musings & Data Deciphering from David Rosenberg

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