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Subject:  Long CAPS 5 Short CAPS 1 Date:  3/4/2009  2:32 PM
Author:  gelijojapa Number:  141 of 188

Has anybody tried going long on CAPS 5's and short on CAPS 1's.

Seems to me if you buy a diversified basket of 5's and sell a comparably sized,diversified basket of 1's; you're betting that the 5's will outperform the 1's, and it doesn't matter which way the market goes.
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