43% of retail investors are trading with leverage: survey

finance.yahoo.com/news/43-of-retail-investors-are-trading-with-leverage-survey-172744302.html According to a Yahoo Finance-Harris poll published on Sept. 9, 33% of people holding stock indicated they’ve been trading more since the pandemic began and a similar number said they’re trading individual stocks

NY Fed on corporate leverage:

NY Fed on corporate leverage: "Looking ahead, we find that a sizable share of U.S. corporations have interest expense greater than cash flow, raising concerns about the ability of those

How to estimate option leverage

by rwhit9 I though I would share a quick tip. Estimating option leverage is a helpful way to help understand the risk/reward of an option position. The calculation is simple:

Direxion Cuts Leverage on 10 Funds to 200%, Closes Eight Others

Effective May 19 2020, Direxion is updating the objectives of 10 leveraged ETF, some of them Gold based. Originally found the article on Bloomberg: www.bloomberg.com/amp/news/articles/2020-03-23/ten-leveraged-direxion-funds-cut-exposure-amid-global-turmoil?utm_medium=deeplink Here’s also the statement from Direxion: www.direxion.com/press-release/direxion-changes-objectives-of-ten-leveraged-funds-to-address-extreme-market-conditions-while-also-closing-eight-funds-due-to-limited-interest-since-launch