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Just don't follow the trend too closely or you won't be able to see what's going on ahead.

Risk and money management rules apply, of course.

You're using leveraged tools to chase limited gains during a time in which it's very vogue to do so. If doing this on the way up makes for a bubble, then doing it on the way down might make for a vacuum. At some point you're not going to be able to rarify the air anymore and then things will implode.

I am all in favor of using any tool, leveraged or not. But I don't see how leverage equates to 'limited' gains. Limited compared to what? Stock ownership? I also do not understand the 'vogue' comment. Yes, some of these instruments are more popular now than a few years ago, but in reading this message board or watching any financial network you would think that there was no such thing as shorting the market. It doesn't seem to be too much in vogue to me.
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