Enter the Dragon - Bruce Lee

The FXI is going to re-balance and could finally kick some ass for shareholders.

Just about all of us have traded or watched the iShares FTSE China 25 Index Fund (FXI).  The FXI hasn't done much over the past 12 months but bounce from $31 to $41.  However all of that could change as the FXI prepares to diverse and break up its heavy 56% financial stake.

Case of the Monday's: What to Trade

Office Space - Case of the Monday's

Could be a week of the same ol' EU mess. 

Sunday night and stocks in Asia are falling thanks to the EU uncertainty.  That means a return of volatility could become the norm next week.  Thus cue the ProShares UltraShort FTSE China 25 ETF (FXP) and he iPath S&P 500 VIX Short Term Futures TM ETN (VXX).

Big Trouble Little China - Lightning Dude

Chinese stocks are at 10 year lows, is it time to load up?

If you've been following the international markets then you know China is down on its knees.  Its why Mastery wants you to consider the iShares FTSE/Xinhua China 25 Index ETF (FXI) and ProShares UltraSh FTSE/Xinhua China 25 ETF (FXP).

Forget Stocks, Buy Silver

Silver - Large Pic w Bars

With all the uncertainty in the markets, why not go with the runner-up shiny metal play -- silver.

Sure you can go with the classic "The World is Doomed" play GOLD as we recommended on Feb 29th via Gold Sudden Drop Provides Opportunity but there's also silver. Mastery recommends using the iShares Silver Trust ETF (SLV) as your weapon of choice for investing in silver.


Buy China Stocks with the FXI

Enter the Dragon - Bruce Lee

On Dec 16th we asked the question, 'Is it Time to Enter the FXI?'  Its up 7.6%, dig it.

Cut and Paste because what we said is holding true -- 'Mastery is speculating that the worst may be over for Chinese securities thus the push for the FXI'.  The iShares FTSE/Xinhua China 25 Index (FXI) has moved up almost 8% in less than 3 weeks.

Is it Time to Enter the FXI?

Enter the Dragon - Bruce Lee

The 'long' China ETF has made a comeback since early October.  The trend could continue.

Timing is the word when it comes to trading the iShares FTSE/Xinhua China 25 Index (FXI).  The FXI is never meant to be a long term holding, then again, nothing is these days.

Make Fat Stacks with Covered Calls

Here are today's Covered Call Picks for Thursday 12/15/2011.

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