The Dollar Rallies - How to Play It

U.S. Dollar and Euro (Currency)

The U.S. Dollar is finally trading to the upside after hitting a 15 month low, as we've told our readers before the way to play the dollar momentum is using the PowerShares DB US Dollar Index Bearish (NYSE:UDN) and the PowerShares DB US Dollar Index Bullish (NYSE:UUP).

Playing the U.S. Dollar: UUP or UDN?

U.S. Dollar - Weak Dollar

Everyone has an opinion on the value of the U.S. Dollar and where its headed.  Right off the bat you can buy two ETFs that trade on the bullish and bearish movements of the dollar, those options are the PowerShares DB US Dollar Index Bearish (NYSE:UDN) and the PowerShares DB US Dollar Index Bullish (NYSE:UUP).

'Real Fear' About U.S. Dollar's Direction

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Euro Beating the Dollar (UDN, UUP)

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Pro Dollar, play the PowerShares DB US Dollar Index Bullish (NYSE:UUP), or bet against using the PowerShares DB US Dollar Index Bearish (NYSE:UDN), see the following video from Bloomberg.

More Negative Dollar Views, UUP Hits 52-week Low

U.S. Dollar - Weak Dollar

The PowerShares DB US Dollar Index Bullish (NYSE:UUP) hit yet another 52-week low today of $22.34 before recovering to $22.46 and Havard professor Niall Ferguson says the dollar is dying a slow death.

Five ETFs to Help Survive the Rest of 2009

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With the market treading water for the past week or two, and some negative economic news being released many are wondering if this is a start of at least a short term market downturn. The following 5 ETFs should help insulate your portfolio from market weakness without exposure to highly leveraged and poorly constructed 2x or 3x short ETFs including SPDR Gold Shares (NYSE:GLD) and PowerShares US Dollar Bullish (NYSE:UUP).

The Dollar Under Pressure, UUP Flirts with 52-week Low

U.S. Dollar - Weak Dollar

The U.S. Dollar is treading water today awaiting any news from the G-20 summit or the Fed.  The PowerShares DB US Dollar Index Bullish (NYSE:UUP) is once again just pennies away from a new 52-week low which corresponds to the falling greenback's value.

Going Long on the U.S. Dollar with the UUP

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All told, now seems a lousy time to hold savings in dollars, especially while interest rates on savings accounts are pitiful. Don't be too quick to count out the buck, though. Fundamentals suggest it's due for a lift and if that's the case, your weapon of choice is the PowerShares DB US Dollar Index Bullish Fund (NYSE:UUP).

Bullish on the U.S. Dollar? The UUP is Your Play

U.S. Dollar and Euro (Currency)

Various talking heads are saying the U.S. Dollar has finally bottomed out, if that's the case then going long on the PowerShares DB US Dollar Index Bullish (NYSE:UUP) is your play.  The UUP is less than $1 away from its 52-week low and is trading today in the mid $23 range and for once, I tend to agree with the bullish call on the dollar.

Trading Currency ETFs for 2009

U.S. Dollar and Euro (Currency)

The U.S. Dollar and Euro are going to be rising and falling in 2009 and most analysts believe the Dollar is headed down, so what securities can you buy to cash in on the trends?

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