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By Paul Justice, CFA | 01-27-2009 06:57 AM

Returns at These ETFs Could Shock You

Due to how leveraged and inverse ETFs are compounded, volatility can lead to wildly unexpected results at these funds.

Securities mentioned in this video
IYR iShares US Real Estate
SSO ProShares Ultra S&P500
QLD ProShares Ultra QQQ
MZZ ProShares UltraShort MidCap400
DDM ProShares Ultra Dow30
MVV ProShares Ultra MidCap400
SH ProShares Short S&P500
PSQ ProShares Short QQQ
DOG ProShares Short Dow30
SDS ProShares UltraShort S&P500
QID ProShares UltraShort QQQ
DXD ProShares UltraShort Dow30
MYY ProShares Short MidCap400
UWM ProShares Ultra Russell2000
SAA ProShares Ultra SmallCap600
UYM ProShares Ultra Basic Materials
UGE ProShares Ultra Consumer Goods
UCC ProShares Ultra Consumer Services
UYG ProShares Ultra Financials
RXL ProShares Ultra Health Care
UXI ProShares Ultra Industrials
DIG ProShares Ultra Oil & Gas
URE ProShares Ultra Real Estate
USD ProShares Ultra Semiconductors
ROM ProShares Ultra Technology
LTL ProShares Ultra Telecommunications
UPW ProShares Ultra Utilities
RWM ProShares Short Russell2000
SBB ProShares Short SmallCap600
SEF ProShares Short Financials
DDG ProShares Short Oil & Gas
TWM ProShares UltraShort Russell2000
SDD ProShares UltraShort SmallCap600
SMN ProShares UltraShort Basic Materials
SZK ProShares UltraShort Consumer Goods
SCC ProShares UltraShort Consumer Services
SKF ProShares UltraShort Financials
RXD ProShares UltraShort Health Care
SIJ ProShares UltraShort Industrials
DUG ProShares UltraShort Oil & Gas
SRS ProShares UltraShort Real Estate
SSG ProShares UltraShort Semiconductors
REW ProShares UltraShort Technology
TLL ProShares UltraShort Telecommunications
SDP ProShares UltraShort Utilities
UVG ProShares Ultra Russell1000 Value
UKF ProShares Ultra Russell1000 Growth
UVU ProShares Ultra Russell MidCap Value
UKW ProShares Ultra Russell MidCap Growth
UVT ProShares Ultra Russell2000 Value
UKK ProShares Ultra Russell2000 Growth
SJF ProShares UltraShort Russell1000 Value
SDK ProShares UltraShort Russell MidCap Gr
SKK ProShares UltraShort Russell2000 Growth
SJH ProShares UltraShort Russell2000 Value
SFK ProShares UltraShort Russell1000 Growth
SJL ProShares UltraShort Russell MidCap Val
EFZ ProShares Short MSCI EAFE
EUM ProShares Short MSCI Emerging Markets
FXP ProShares UltraShort FTSE China 50
EWV ProShares UltraShort MSCI Japan
EFU ProShares UltraShort MSCI EAFE
EEV ProShares UltraShort MSCI Emerging Mkts
FOUSA06MF9 Guggenheim 2x S&P 500
FOUSA06MFA Guggenheim Inverse 2x S&P 500
FOUSA06MFB Rydex 2x S&P MidCap 400
FOUSA06MFC Rydex Inverse 2x S&P MidCap 400
FOUSA06MFD Rydex 2x Russell 2000
FOUSA06MFE Rydex Inverse 2x Russell 2000
DGP PowerShares DB Gold Double Long ETN
DZZ PowerShares DB Gold Double Short ETN
ADZ PowerShares DB Agriculture Short ETN
AGA PowerShares DB Agriculture Dble Shrt ETN
DAG PowerShares DB Agriculture Dble Long ETN
DEE PowerShares DB Commodity Double Shrt ETN
DYY PowerShares DB Commodity Double Long ETN
DDP PowerShares DB Commodity Short ETN
PST ProShares UltraShort 7-10 Year Treasury
TBT ProShares UltraShort 20+ Year Treasury
FOUSA06U79 Rydex 2x S&P Select Sector Energy
FOUSA06U7C Rydex Inverse 2x S&P Select Sector Engy
FOUSA06U7D Rydex 2x S&P Select Sector Financial
FOUSA06U7E Rydex Inverse 2x S&P Select Sector Fincl
FOUSA06U7G Rydex 2x S&P Select Sector Health Care
FOUSA06U7H Rydex Inverse 2x S&P Select Sector Hlth
FOUSA06U7I Rydex 2x S&P Select Sector Technology
FOUSA06U7J Rydex Inverse 2x S&P Select Sector Tech
BDD PowerShares DB Base Metals Dble Long ETN
BOM PowerShares DB Base Metals Dble Shrt ETN
BOS PowerShares DB Base Metals Short ETN
FOUSA06UO6 PowerShares DB Crude Oil Dble Long ETN
DTO PowerShares DB Crude Oil Double Shrt ETN
SZO PowerShares DB Crude Oil Short ETN
MIDU Direxion Daily Mid Cap Bull 3X ETF
DZK Direxion Daily Dev Mkts Bull 3X ETF
DPK Direxion Daily Dev Mkts Bear 3X ETF
EDC Direxion Daily Emrg Mkts Bull 3X ETF
MIDZ Direxion Daily Mid Cap Bear 3X ETF
EDZ Direxion Daily Emrg Mkts Bear 3X ETF
ERX Direxion Daily Energy Bull 3X ETF
ERY Direxion Daily Energy Bear 3X ETF
FAS Direxion Daily Financial Bull 3X ETF
FAZ Direxion Daily Financial Bear 3X ETF
SPXL Direxion Daily S&P500® Bull 3X ETF
SPXS Direxion Daily S&P500® Bear 3X ETF
TNA Direxion Daily Small Cap Bull 3X ETF
TZA Direxion Daily Small Cap Bear 3X ETF
TECL Direxion Daily Technology Bull 3X ETF
TECS Direxion Daily Technology Bear 3X ETF
UCD ProShares Ultra Bloomberg Commodity
CMD ProShares UltraShort Bloomberg Commodity
UCO ProShares Ultra Bloomberg Crude Oil
SCO ProShares UltraShort Bloomberg Crude Oil
ULE ProShares Ultra Euro
EUO ProShares UltraShort Euro
YCL ProShares Ultra Yen
YCS ProShares UltraShort Yen
UGL ProShares Ultra Gold
AGQ ProShares Ultra Silver
GLL ProShares UltraShort Gold
ZSL ProShares UltraShort Silver
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