5 Commodities ETFs That Could Disappoint In 2012

RELATED QUOTES

SymbolPriceChange
NIB41.75-0.31
JO21.04+0.17
COW25.8401-0.3799
GDXJ19.325+0.345
CRUD26.9360.000

While exposure to commodities can help diversify portfolios, not all commodity-based exchange-traded products should be used for long-term trading, as they could end up disappointing, according to an article on the Wall Street Sector Selector .

The article recommends that investors consider avoiding the following ETFs and ETNs:

  • iPath DJ-UBS Livestock TR Sub-Index ETN (NYSEArca:COW - News)
  • iPath DJ-UBS Coffee TR Sub-Index ETN (NYSEArca:JO - News)
  • Market Vectors Junior Gold Miners ETF (NYSEArca:GDXJ - News)
  • iPath DJ-UBS Cocoa TR Sub-Index ETN (NYSEArca:NIB - News)
  • Teucrium WTI Crude Oil Fund (NYSEArca:CRUD - News)

 

Head over to the WallStreetSectorSelector.com for more information.

 

Permalink | ' Copyright 2012 IndexUniverse LLC. All rights reserved

More From IndexUniverse.com

--

Get stories like this on the Yahoo app and discover more every day.
Download it now.
Loading...
 
Recent Quotes
Symbol Price Change % Chg 
Your most recently viewed tickers will automatically show up here if you type a ticker in the "Enter symbol/company" at the bottom of this module.
You need to enable your browser cookies to view your most recent quotes.
 
Sign-in to view quotes in your portfolios.

Market Data

  • Currencies
    Currencies
    NamePriceChange% Chg
    1.3715-0.0042-0.31%
    USDSGD=X
    1.5098+0.0061+0.41%
    EURSGD=X
    2.1437-0.0022-0.10%
    GBPSGD=X
    90.3365+0.0588+0.07%
    SGDJPY=X
    5.6526+0.0162+0.29%
    SGDHKD=X
    2.7818-0.0022-0.08%
    SGDMYR=X
    9,832.3066+6.7529+0.07%
    SGDIDR=X
    4.5265+0.0132+0.29%
    SGDCNY=X
    1.0032+0.0002+0.02%
    AUDSGD=X
  • Commodities
    Commodities
    NamePriceChange% Chg
    1,093.80+5.10+0.47%
    GCZ15.CMX
    14.73+0.03+0.23%
    SIU15.CMX
    47.37+0.72+1.55%
    ^XAU
    2.36-0.02-0.63%
    HGU15.CMX
    47.87-1.04-2.13%
    CLV15.NYM
  • Bonds
    Bonds
    TreasuryYield (%)Yield Change
    1.55-0.07
    ^FVX
    2.20-0.07
    ^TNX
    2.92-0.04
    ^TYX

MARKET MOVERS

  • Most Actives
    Most Actives
    NamePriceChange% Chg
    0.455-0.065-12.50%
    N21.SI
    2.30-0.20-8.00%
    MC0.SI
    0.315-0.005-1.56%
    E5H.SI
    0.315+0.005+1.61%
    5WA.SI
    0.134-0.005-3.60%
    5DN.SI
  • % Gainers
    % Gainers
    NamePriceChange% Chg
    0.148+0.020+15.62%
    T77.SI
    0.18+0.02+12.50%
    AVX.SI
    0.365+0.035+10.61%
    5DS.SI
    0.194+0.015+8.38%
    Y08.SI
    0.37+0.03+7.25%
    P9D.SI
  • % Losers
    % Losers
    NamePriceChange% Chg
    0.20-0.08-27.27%
    5UO.SI
    0.325-0.065-16.67%
    5I3.SI
    0.205-0.040-16.33%
    5GD.SI
    0.17-0.03-15.00%
    D79.SI
    0.315-0.055-14.86%
    Y35.SI