Muni Debt Is Bubble Near Bursting, Marketfield’s Aronstein Says
Feb. 5 (Bloomberg) -- The $2.8 trillion municipal bond market is a bubble about to burst, as housing and technology did in the past 10 years, said Michael Aronstein, the money manager whose Marketfield Fund returned 31 percent in 2009 by betting correctly on commodity-price swings. sell iShares S&P National Municipal Bond Fund (NYSEARCA:MUB) sell SPDR Lehman Short Term Municipal Bond ETF (NYSEARCA:SHM) sell Nuveen Municipal Value Fund (NYSE:NUV); Check out how others are using ETFs to capitalize on this news or add your own opinionFutures Traders Increase Bets Euro Will Decline to a Record
Title explains all buy ProShares UltraShort Euro (NYSEARCA:EUO); Check out how others are using ETFs to capitalize on this news or add your own opinionPeople’s Bank of China Currency Reserves Biggest Bubble of All Time?
The People’s Bank fo China continues to amass huge levels of foreign currency reserves with little attention paid. Those reserves totaled $2.4 trillion as of December 2009, which is larger than the GDP of Italy, the world’s 7th largest economy. China’s reserves are growing at about $400 billion per year, roughly adding Norway’s economy to their reserve surplus every year. sell PowerShares Golden Dragon Halter USX China Portfolio (NASDAQ:PGJ) sell iShares FTSE/Xinhua China 25 (NYSEARCA:FXI) sellSPDR S&P China ETF (NYSEARCA:GXC) sell Claymore/AlphaShares China Small Cap Index ETF (NYSEARCA:HAO)' sell Claymore/AlphaShares China Real Estate ETF (NYSEARCA:TAO) buy WisdomTree Dreyfus Chinese Yuan Fund (NYSEARCA:CYB); Check out how others are using ETFs to capitalize on this news or add your own opinionNo Job Growth for Small Business Spurs Recovery Doubt
Feb. 8 (Bloomberg) -- Small businesses are becoming the Achilles heel of the U.S. recovery by limiting growth and job creation. buy UltraShort SmallCap600 ProShares (NYSEARCA:SDD) sell iShares S&P SmallCap 600 (NYSEARCA:IJR); Check out how others are using ETFs to capitalize on this news or add your own opinionSpeculators build record bets against euro
Currency speculators have increased their bets against the euro to the highest level since the creation of the single currency. sell Rydex Euro Currency Trust (NYSEARCA:FXE) buy ProShares UltraShort Euro (EUO); Check out how others are using ETFs to capitalize on this news or add your own opinion