The Most Popular Leveraged Commodity ETFs

Commodity ETFs give investors the chance to play the commodities market like they were never able to before, now even part time investors are able to get a piece of these quickly evolving markets. For some, this access was not diverse enough, and demanded leveraged ETFs as an advanced way of investing, where the fund will work to double or some times even triple the outcome of an index. These funds are not recommended for the part time or risk averse investor, but as one of the largest growing sectors in commodity investing, it seems clear some are ready to take on the leveraged risk [for more commodity ETF news and analysis subscribe to our free newsletter].

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What Are the Most Popular Commodity ETFs?

The introduction of the first commodity ETF cracked open an asset class that had once been off limits to a number of investors. Commodity investing was reserved only to those with complex futures trading accounts and who had the time and ability to actively trade. Now, the average Joe can add something like physical gold exposure to their portfolio with relative ease. Commodity ETFs have quickly become the most popular way to make a play on this volatile asset class, as investors have been relatively quick to adopt these securities [for more commodity ETF analysis subscribe to our free newsletter].

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The Five Minute Guide To Oil ETFs

The world still largely runs on crude oil, and that ever-present demand coupled with erratic shifts in supply, makes it a volatile, liquid, and popular instrument for investors, traders, and speculators alike. Savvy individuals have always had the option to try to play oil prices through the equities of multinational energy companies and/or smaller independent exploration and production (E&P) companies, as well as actual oil futures themselves [see also 25 Ways To Invest In Crude Oil].

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How to Trade Crude Oil Futures

As one of the most significant resources in the world, crude oil is also a staple financial instrument for hegder, traders, and investors all across the globe. Keeping up with crude markets requires a keen attention to detail as well as patience in what is typically a volatile industry. For those looking to dabble in crude oil futures, there are a number of options available, leaving some to wonder where to begin. Below, we outline strategies for trading crude futures as well as a few other products that offer similar exposure [see also 25 Ways To Invest In Crude Oil].

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