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Daily “Ways-to-Play” The News Before the Moves 1/23/2010

|Includes:FAZ, IAI, IYF, KBE, VanEck Vectors Coal ETF (KOL), SGF, XLB, XLF, XLY, XRT
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Drop in coal demand weighs on US rail groups
The two biggest railway companies in the US on Thursday unveiled results badly affected by declining demand for coal, consumer products and the problems of the US industrial sector. sell Market Vectors Coal ETF (NYSEARCA:KOL); Check out how others are using ETFs to capitalize on this news or add your own opinion
ETF option bets hint at stocks correction soon
CHICAGO (Reuters) - This week's decline in U.S. stocks has prompted institutional option traders to position for a more substantial pullback in exchange-traded funds covering the consumer, materials, banks and retail sectors. sell KBW Bank ETF (NYSEARCA:KBE) sell SPDR-Consumer Discretionary (NYSEARCA:XLY) sellSPDR-Materials (NYSEARCA:XLB) sell SPDR S&P Retail ETF (NYSEARCA:XRT); Check out how others are using ETFs to capitalize on this news or add your own opinion
Meredith Whitney Predicts Obama Bank Plan Will Pass
Jan. 22 (Bloomberg) -- Meredith Whitney, the banking analyst who forecast Citigroup Inc.’s dividend cut in 2008, said plans to limit risk-taking at financial companies will probably be approved and may “dramatically” reduce trading profits. sell SPDR-Financial (NYSEARCA:XLF) sell iShares Dow Jones U.S. Broker-Dealers Index Fund (NYSEARCA:IAI) sell iShares DJ US Financial Sector (NYSEARCA:IYF) buy Direxion Financial Bear 3x Shares (NYSEARCA:FAZ); Check out how others are using ETFs to capitalize on this news or add your own opinion
SGF December Monthly Update
SGF December Monthly Update buy Singapore Fund (NYSE:SGF); Check out how others are using ETFs to capitalize on this news or add your own opinion
Stocks: KOL, KBE, XLY, XLB, XRT, XLF, IAI, IYF, FAZ, SGF