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Edward Graham is Senior Analyst/Consultant, previously responsible for all healthcare positions in the UBS U.S. Small Cap Funds. He has 13 years of buy-side experience in Healthcare with a specialty in Medical Devices and Biotech investing. While at UBS, he developed a unique biotech investment... More
  • UUP vs. TIP 0 comments
    Sep 27, 2009 8:05 PM | about stocks: UUP, TIP

    After owning the UUP ETF  and TIP ETF  for 3 months, I am starting to believe their maybe an inverse correlation between the UUP and the TIP.  The charts look like their is a relationship over the past 3 years, but I have not done the back-test.  If it is true that the price moves will offset each other, then owning both securities will give an investor a risk free rate of return on the TIP's.

    You need to own both ETF's in order to participate in the risk free yield.

    I will follow up with more information when I have it.

    Disclosure:  I am long both securities.

    Stocks: UUP, TIP
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