Education Overview

Direxion provides access to a growing array of products that can complement your strategy and help you become more responsive to near-term market trends. Please refer to this library of educational material to help you better understand how our products may fit into your investment objectives.

Leveraged & Inverse ETFs

  • Direxion ETF Education

    The Direxion Leveraged ETF Education Center offers brochures, videos, and a self-paced online course to help you understand if leveraged ETFs are suitable for you. 

  • Understanding Leveraged & Inverse ETFs Video Series

    ETFs resemble mutual funds in structure but can be traded throughout the day like stocks. Direxion offers leveraged ETFs -- daily trading tools that are designed to help increase exposure and stay agile in rapidly changing markets.

  • The Xchange Newsletter

    Read and subscribe to market related news and insights relevant to trading Direxion Daily Leveraged & Inverse ETFs.

  • Understanding Leveraged Exchange-Traded Funds

    A detailed explanation as to how these funds operate, as well as a the composition, risks & benefits of leveraged ETFs.

Thematic Weight ETFs

  • Relative Weight Spotlight Newsletter

    Read and subscribe to the latest economic and market dynamics relevant to the Direxion Relative Weight ETFs.

  • A New Category of ETF for a Traditional Investing Strategy

    Once you move beyond plain vanilla passive indexes, ETF investing is about themes. Every ETF is built to reflect a particular slice of a market, allowing investors to participate in that theme in a cost-effective, liquid and transparent way. But investment themes run deep, and there’s only so…

  • Relative Value Investing – Now Relatively Simple

    Stocks offer great potential for growth over time. However, not all stocks move in lock step. Different categories of stocks move in cycles, each reacting to different economic environments in different ways. Value stocks can perform differently than growth stocks.

  • False Start in 2018, Will it be Ready, Set, Commodities in 2019?!

    When looking at the commodity markets, one can’t help but wonder when Commodities as an asset class might again be at the forefront when compared to U.S. stocks and Bonds. As we now are into 2019, there are a number of possible contributing factors keeping commodities in check.

  • Understanding QQQE

    Watch this video to learn about QQQE, the Direxion NASDAQ-100 Equal Weighted Index Shares allots the same weight, or importance, to each stock in the index. The result is a more diversified performance contribution from the individual companies, and sectors that are in the index.

PortfolioPlus ETFs

  • Understanding PortfolioPlus ETFs

    PortfolioPlus Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) seek to provide 35% additional daily exposure to a suite of indexes and the potential ability for investors to enhance returns in a cost-effective, transparent, liquid ETF structure.

  • How Do You Plus A Portfolio Strategy Without Changing It?

    PortfolioPlus ETFs are a suite of exchange traded funds that add 35% more daily exposure to popular broad-based indexes. These ETFs allow investors to obtain $1.35 worth of daily exposure to their benchmark index for every $1.00 invested.

  • Historical Returns – The Assassination of JFK

    When it comes to stock market shocks, the assassination of U.S. President John F. Kennedy ranks high in Wall Street history.


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