Broad U.S. Equity ETFs https://www.benzinga.com/views/taxonomy/term/50 en Options Trader Makes $3.78M Bet The Top Is Nearby For SPY https://www.benzinga.com/etfs/broad-u-s-equity-etfs/21/05/21017410/options-trader-makes-3-78m-bet-the-top-is-nearby-for-spy <p>When <strong>SPDR S&amp;P 500</strong> (NYSE: <a class="ticker" href="https://www.benzinga.com/stock/spy#NYSE">SPY</a>) made a new all-time high of $422.82 on Friday, one institution decided the top must be nearby.</p> <p><strong>The SPY&nbsp;Option Trade:</strong>&nbsp;Below is a look at the notable options alert, courtesy of <a href="https://pro.benzinga.com/?gspk=cm9tYWluanVsaWVu&amp;gsxid=bNap42Fd6S0c&amp;%2F%3Fgspk=cm9tYWluanVsaWVu">Benzinga Pro</a>:</p> <ul> <li>At 1:33 p.m., a trader executed a put sweep, near the ask, of 2,750 SPY options with a $375 strike price expiring&nbsp;January 2022. The trade represented a $3.78 million bearish bet for which the trader paid $13.24 per option contract.</li> <li>The January 2022&nbsp;expiry ...</li></ul><p><a href=https://www.benzinga.com/etfs/broad-u-s-equity-etfs/21/05/21017410/options-trader-makes-3-78m-bet-the-top-is-nearby-for-spy alt=Options Trader Makes $3.78M Bet The Top Is Nearby For SPY>Full story available on Benzinga.com</a></p> SPY Broad U.S. Equity ETFs Short Ideas Options Markets Trading Ideas ETFs SPY US78462F1030 Short Ideas Broad U.S. Equity ETFs Options Markets Trading Ideas ETFs Benzinga Fri, 07 May 2021 20:04:01 +0000 Melanie Schaffer 21017410 at https://www.benzinga.com 3 ETFs To Buy If You're Bearish https://www.benzinga.com/trading-ideas/long-ideas/21/04/20753880/3-etfs-to-buy-if-youre-bearish <p>Inverse ETFs move in the opposite direction as the market. They include the <strong>ProShares Short Dow 30 ETF</strong> (NASDAQ: <a class="ticker" href="https://www.benzinga.com/stock/dog#NASDAQ">DOG</a>), the <strong>ProShares Short S&amp;P 500 ETF</strong> (NYSE: <a class="ticker" href="https://www.benzinga.com/stock/sh#NYSE">SH</a>), and the <strong>Direxion Daily Small Cap Bear 3X Shares</strong> <strong>ETF</strong> (NYSE: <a class="ticker" href="https://www.benzinga.com/stock/tza#NYSE">TZA</a>).</p> <p>Some investors believe the stock market will go lower, but they may not want to use complicated options strategies to protect their portfolios. These investors could consider using inverse ETFs as a way to hedge themselves.</p> <p><em>See Also: <a href="https://www.benzinga.com/money/what-is-an-etf/">What Is An ETF?</a></em></p> <p>The ...</p><p><a href=https://www.benzinga.com/trading-ideas/long-ideas/21/04/20753880/3-etfs-to-buy-if-youre-bearish alt=3 ETFs To Buy If You&#039;re Bearish>Full story available on Benzinga.com</a></p> DOG Long Ideas Sector ETFs SH TZA Broad U.S. Equity ETFs Short Ideas Specialty ETFs Trading Ideas ETFs DOG US74347R7017 SH US74347R5037 TZA US25459W1100 Long Ideas Sector ETFs Short Ideas Broad U.S. Equity ETFs Specialty ETFs Trading Ideas ETFs Benzinga Thu, 22 Apr 2021 18:42:38 +0000 Mark Putrino 20753880 at https://www.benzinga.com Is The Top In For The SPY? A Technical Analysis https://www.benzinga.com/trading-ideas/long-ideas/21/04/20691449/is-the-top-in-for-the-spy-a-technical-analysis <p>The <strong>SPDR S&amp;P 500 ETF Trust</strong> (NYSE: <a class="ticker" href="https://www.benzinga.com/stock/spy#NYSE">SPY</a>) has been hitting new high after new high this month but&nbsp;took a breather Monday.</p> <p>The run-up into first-quarter 2021 earnings has been a major catalyst in the SPY&#39;s new highs but with earnings season just beginning, traders and investors may wonder why SPY is down. Is the temporary top in, or does the market need consolidation before another bullish move?</p> <p><strong>The SPY Chart:</strong> SPY has been trading under an ascending trendline since Nov. 16, 2020, and which has often acted as resistance. Each time SPY attempted to break through the ascending line it was rejected&nbsp;and the rejection was often followed by a period of consolidation, most notably the seven-week long tech rout in February and March.</p> <p>On Friday, the SPY gapped up over ...</p><p><a href=https://www.benzinga.com/trading-ideas/long-ideas/21/04/20691449/is-the-top-in-for-the-spy-a-technical-analysis alt=Is The Top In For The SPY? A Technical Analysis>Full story available on Benzinga.com</a></p> Long Ideas SPY Broad U.S. Equity ETFs Short Ideas Futures Technicals Markets Trading Ideas ETFs SPY US78462F1030 Long Ideas Short Ideas Broad U.S. Equity ETFs Futures Technicals Markets Trading Ideas ETFs Benzinga Mon, 19 Apr 2021 22:45:20 +0000 Melanie Schaffer 20691449 at https://www.benzinga.com Docusign, LendingTree, And Velo3D's Rumored SPAC — What Cathie Wood's Ark Bought And Sold On Friday https://www.benzinga.com/news/21/04/20571301/docusign-lendingtree-and-velo3ds-rumored-spac-what-cathie-woods-ark-bought-and-sold-on-friday <p>Cathie Wood-led Ark Investment Management on Friday bought in more shares of the blank-check company <strong>Jaws Spitfire Acquisition Corp</strong> (NYSE: <a class="ticker" href="https://www.benzinga.com/stock/spfr#NYSE">SPFR</a>), its third <a href="https://www.benzinga.com/trading-ideas/long-ideas/21/04/20551389/cathie-wood-seems-to-be-bullish-on-elon-musk-led-spacexs-3d-printer-supplier-velo3d-and-">such purchase</a> for its newest fund <strong>Ark Space Exploration &amp; Innovation</strong> (NYSE: <a class="ticker" href="https://www.benzinga.com/stock/arkx#NYSE">ARKX</a>).</p> <p>The Barry Sternlicht- and Serena Williams-backed Jaws Spitfire is <a href="https://www.benzinga.com/m-a/21/03/20111630/spacex-3d-printer-supplier-velo3d-rumored-to-be-in-spac-deal-what-investors-should-know" style="text-decoration:none">reported</a>&nbsp;to be in talks to take&nbsp;SpaceX&#39;s 3D printer supplier Velo3D public in a SPAC deal, which could value the company $1 billion.</p> <p>SpaceX is led by Elon Musk, who also serves as the CEO of&nbsp;<strong>Tesla Inc. </strong>(NASDAQ: <a class="ticker" href="https://www.benzinga.com/stock/tsla#NASDAQ">TSLA</a>).</p> <p>On Friday, Wood&nbsp;bought 102,800 shares for ARKX of the 3D company, which&nbsp;has the capability to manufacture&nbsp;previously impossible geometrics, and contributes over 0.80% of the ETF&rsquo;s overall weight. The hedge fund also bought 230,439 shares of the blank-check company for its<strong> Autonomous Technology &amp; Robotics ETF </strong>(BATS: <a class="ticker" href="https://www.benzinga.com/stock/arkq#BATS">ARKQ</a>).</p> <p>Shares of the blank-check firm closed 0.28% higher at $10.70 on Friday.</p> <p>Here&rsquo;s a list of the other 11 stocks that the hedge fund bought and sold on Friday:</p> <p>Trades For<strong> Ark Genomic Revolution ETF </strong>(BATS: <a class="ticker" href="https://www.benzinga.com/stock/arkg#BATS">ARKG</a>)</p> <p><strong>Berkeley Lights Inc</strong> (NYSE: <a class="ticker" href="https://www.benzinga.com/stock/bfly#NYSE">BFLY</a>): Bought 41,000 shares of the company, representing about 0.0203% of the ETF.</p> <p>Berkeley stock closed 3.75% lower at $47.24 on Friday. It ...</p><p><a href=https://www.benzinga.com/news/21/04/20571301/docusign-lendingtree-and-velo3ds-rumored-spac-what-cathie-woods-ark-bought-and-sold-on-friday alt=Docusign, LendingTree, And Velo3D&#039;s Rumored SPAC — What Cathie Wood&#039;s Ark Bought And Sold On Friday>Full story available on Benzinga.com</a></p> ARK Investment Management ARKG ARKK ARKQ ARKW ARKX BEAM BFLY Cathie Wood DOCU Elon Musk IRDM LC MASS News Penny Stocks PSTI RPTX Sector ETFs SNPS SpaceX SPFR TREE TSLA TXG Velo3D Broad U.S. Equity ETFs Small Cap Trading Ideas ETFs BFLY US0962273019 SPFR PSTI US72940R1023 ARKX SNPS US8716071076 TREE US8946751075 IRDM US46269C1027 TSLA US88160R1014 BEAM LC ARKQ ARKW TXG ARKK ARKG DOCU RPTX MASS Sector ETFs News Penny Stocks Broad U.S. Equity ETFs Small Cap Trading Ideas ETFs Benzinga Mon, 12 Apr 2021 03:04:47 +0000 Rachit Vats 20571301 at https://www.benzinga.com