5 Commodities ETFs That Could Disappoint In 2012

January 06, 2012

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


Head over to the WallStreetSectorSelector.com for more information.


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