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Subject:  SSO for Long-Term ROTH Date:  3/5/2014  12:28 PM
Author:  spacebound11 Number:  74400 of 78168

As the title suggests, I'm curious what the other Fools think about investing in a leverage ETF like SSO. Its a 2x S&P 500 ETF. I'm fairly young at 28 so could take on some risk. Here are my thoughts.

1. If I'm investing in an Index why not get more for my money with a 2 or 3x ETF.

2. I realize analysts possibly predict a market correction. That could be the best place to get into a leverage ETF and ride the wave back up.

3. I realize that with volatility a leveraged E