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Buy TLT

|Includes: iShares 20+ Year Treasury Bond ETF (TLT)

**This post is in regard to a paper-traded hypothetical portfolio and does not reflect real market activity**

I expect that this quarter ahead may be more rocky than this past one. After a great first quarter ending today, I think it's quite possible that the pullback many have talked about may come quickly. So I will make a small flight to safety and hope to be accompanied by others. I don't expect to hold this position for a long period of time, as I am bearish on the dollar and treasuries long-term. However I see it as a good position in the short term to protect against a market downturn.

Buy:
800 TLT @ 112.47/sh

Cash Spent:
-$89,976.00

Current Portfolio:
APOL 400 shares
ARCC 1000 shares
ATVI 4500 shares
BRK.B 600 shares
COP 300 shares
TAP 500 shares
TLT 800 shares
VZ 300 shares
P May 11 Put -30 contracts

$717,639.00 Cash

Disclosure: I have no positions in any stocks mentioned, and no plans to initiate any positions within the next 72 hours.