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UPRO 38.80/2.36 = 16.4x
SPY 260.00/92.34 = 2.8x
Leverage: 5.8

Interesting, though actually reaching 2009 valuation levels will come with much fear that might make this choice difficult to execute on. That said, it's down only 3x SPY from the peak ( and I guess one could limit max DD by investing only 1/3 in UPRO and 2/3 in cash.

So no more conventional portfolios out there like SPY, VTI, VXUS, RSP?
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