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Subject: Re: Poll: What now, fellow retiree inveestors? Date: 12/18/2007 12:05 PM
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I'm going to check out the funds that dakeyras posted. There are also ETFs for commodities. State Street has one for gold only and REITs. You can look them up here:


Barclays also has GSG and Deutsche Bank has DBC:


Here is a list of commodity ETFs and ETNs:


Disclaimer: I haven't investigated any of these, but I intend to. I'm only hoping I can find one that excludes energy, since I hold energy in a specialty energy fund. (Some of them seem to be heavily weighted into energy.) Maybe if I buy one ETF for all the metals (making sure it includes copper), and another for agriculture, I can continue with my energy fund.

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