5 Commodities ETFs That Could Disappoint In 2012

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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.

 

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