Please Note: Blog posts are not selected, edited or screened by Seeking Alpha editors.

ProShares Uses Words; Direxion Takes Action

|Includes: FAS, FAZ, ProFunds UltraBear Fund Inv (URPIX)

Since they first hit the trading floor, leveraged exchange-traded instruments have come under considerable scrutiny from financial media regarding the dangers of carrying them in traditional buy-and-hold portfolios.

 

The fruit of this labor has come in the form of lawsuits, outflows and regulatory action taken against the companies on the part of the government and the average investor. Additionally…READ MORE