This video attempts to both debunk as well as confirm some of the negative stigmas associated with buying & holding leveraged ETFs for more than a day trade. Real-world examples are used with two of the most notorious offenders when it comes to the price decay that can result when holding a leveraged ETF for an extended period of time, LABU & LABD (3x bullish & bearish biotech ETFs) as well as NUGT & DUST (3x gold miners ETFs). playback speed can be increased in the settings to reduce video duration
The following notes & charts outline the entry criteria, price targets, suggested stop & beta-adjusted position size for a swing trade in LABD (3x Bearish Biotech ETF) or XBI (non-leveraged Biotech ETF).
Technical analysis of the biotech sector etf, XBI, as well as several leading biotech stocks. Note, I don't have a strong opinion on the near-term direction of the biotech sector & as such, you might want to skip this one. I recorded this video in response to a request for my thoughts on the biotech sector from a member in the trading room. I don't see many actionable trade ideas in the biotechs at this time although I decided to post the video for anyone interested. Key support & resistance levels as well as some additional comments on the biotech sector [...]
Member @natdicarlo requested an update on the biotech sector (XBI/IBB) within the trading room. XBI was recently rejected near the top of the former support, now resistance zone & has moved back below it which is bearish. That 60-min resistance zone was also a key support zone on the more significant daily chart so the biotechs are in a precarious position right now. Watching the adjust PPO bullish/bearish line (yellow) which I covered in a recent video. Bullish if the PPO signal line bounces off this test, bearish if it makes a definitive cross below. Daily RSI is oversold & the [...]
Technical analysis on the US stock market, gold, GDX as well as several sectors & trade ideas that stand out at this time. Covered in the following order are ACBFF (Aurora Cannabis), EUR/USD, (Euro & US Dollar), GLD & GDX (gold & gold mining ETFs), QQQ, SPY, XBI, IBB & GE (General Electric).
Technical analysis of the US stock market & several sectors that stand out at this time. Covered in the following order are: QQQ, SPY, XES, XBI, IBB, AMGN, GILD, CELG, REGN, ACBFF, WEAT (wheat ETN & NIB (cocoa ETN):
Technical analysis on the US stock market along with several sectors that stand out at this time including the Euro & US DollarGLD (gold ETF) & GDX (gold miner ETF), XBI (biotech ETF) & XES (oil & gas equipment & services ETF).