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Real Men Trade 4x Leveraged - May The Force Be With You!

|Includes: FAS, SDS, SPDR S&P 500 Trust ETF (SPY), SSO

Summary

When lightspeed (2x) is just to slow, a new vehicle allows you to flip the switch to ludicrous speed (4x)

Honestly, this is what the market wants - or needs?

2x not enough leverage for you?  Got that itch that requires 4x leverage to scratch?  No worries, there is a product for you!

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ForceShares Daily 4X US Market Futures Long Fund

ForceShares Daily 4X US Market Futures Short Fund

From the prospectus:

The Long Fund’s primary investment objective is to seek daily investment results, before fees and expenses, that correspond to approximately four times (400%) the daily performance, and the Short Fund’s primary investment objective is to seek daily investment results, before fees and expenses, that correspond to approximately four times the inverse (-400%) of the daily performance, of the closing settlement price for lead month (i.e., the “near month” or “next-to-expire”) Standard & Poor’s 500 Stock Price Index Futures contracts (“Big S&P Contracts”) that are traded on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange (“CME”). 

But wait, it gets better:

  • The Sponsor has no experience operating commodity pools.
  • The Sponsor has limited capital and may be unable to continue to manage the Funds if it sustains continued losses.
  • The Funds and the Sponsor may have conflicts of interest, which may cause them to favor their own interests to your detriment.

Yeah, this will end well.