Introducing Inverse ETF’s! Inverse/Short ETFs seek to provide the opposite return of an index for a single day. This creates an effect similar to shorting an asset class. The level of magnification is included in the fund’s description, generally -1x, -2x, or -3x .
2019 ETF TO WATCH!
Ticker: SPXU – ProShares UltraPro Short S&P 500P
This ETF offers 3x daily short leverage to the S&P 500 Index, making it a powerful tool for investors with a bearish short-term outlook for large cap equities.
Ticker: SQQQ-ProShares UltraPro Short QQQ
This ETF offers 3x daily short leverage to the NASDAQ-100 Index, making it a powerful tool for investors with a bearish short-term outlook for non-financial equities.
Ticker: SDS-ProShares UltraShort S&P 500
SQQQ can be a powerful tool for sophisticated investors, but should be avoided by those with a low risk tolerance or a buy-and-hold strategy.
This ETF offers inverse exposure to an index comprised of small cap U.S. equities as chosen by Russell, making it a potentially attractive option for investors looking to bet against this sector of the U.S. economy.