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ETFs To Watch August 18, 2011


Here is the ETF Professor's ETF Watch List for Thursday August 18, 2011.

Commodities plays: ETFS Physical Palladium Shares (NYSE: PALL) and the PowerShares DB Agriculture Double Long ETN (NYSE: DAG).

With the Nasdaq teetering on the brink of 2,500, watch the Direxion Daily Technology Bear 3X Shares (NYSE: TYP).

Defensive plays are holding up alright, so give the PowerShares Dynamic Food & Beverage ETF (NYSE: PBJ) a look.

Emerging markets plays of the day: ProShares UltraShort Brazil (NYSE: BZQ), WisdomTree Emerging Markets Equity ETF (NYSE: DEM) and the Market Vectors Russia Small-Cap ETF (NYSE: RSXJ).

Forex play of the day: CurrencyShares Japanese Yen Trust (NYSE: FXY).

Bond play of the day: WisdomTree Asia Local Debt ETF (NYSE: ALD).

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