Futures For You by Carley Garner
LEVERAGED ETFS VS. FUTURES: A GOOD SUBSTITUTE?
Why do some speculators opt to trade leveraged ETFs rather than futures contracts?
This is a great question. One for which I do not have a logical answer. The truth is, beyond the argument of convenience, there is no reasonable reason to trade leveraged ETFs in lieu of futures trading. That said, not everybody should be speculating with leverage. Thus, the first decision a trader should make is whether to utilize leverage ...