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iPath S&P 500 VIX Short Term Future ETN

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The markets are struggling as we approach the close of the first full week of April. This downward action is helping to fuel the VIX-tracking VXX to its first day of gains of the month. The fund's decline in recent weeks has been steep and sharp, driving VXX back within reach of its previous all-time lows.

iShares MSCI Thailand Investable Market Index Fund

(THD) - Get iShares MSCI Thailand ETF Report


As investors remain focused on the aftermath following the Japanese earthquake, other nations hailing from Southeast Asia have taken off. THD, for instance, has been powering along a steep upward trajectory since mid-February. This assault higher has allowed the fund to lock in all-time highs.

iPath Dow Jones UBS Tin Subindex Total Return ETN

(JJT) - Get iPath Series B Bloomberg Tin Subindex Total Return ETN Report


Although it typically suffers from low investor interest, the tin futures-tracking JJT is scoring a spot among the winners as it ascends to previous all-time highs.

As I've explained in the past, using these single commodity products can be a risky endeavor. Although JJT is one of the only options available for those looking for direct access to tin, it is possible to gain diversified exposure to other base metals through the

PowerShares DB Base Metals Fund

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iShares MSCI All Peru Capped Investable Market Index Fund

(EPU) - Get iShares MSCI Peru ETF Report


Peru's marketplace is taking a hit, leading the EPU to suffer notable losses. Although it is designed to track the nation's broad markets, EPU boasts noticeably heavy dedication to miners and the materials sector. Investors looking for alternative ways to access the precious and base metals industries may find the fund to their liking.

Guggenheim Solar ETF

(TAN) - Get Invesco Solar ETF Report


The pure solar players underlying TAN are facing pressure, leading the fund to notable losses.

On Thursday, U.S.-based conglomerate General Electric announced a new plan to increase its footing in the global solar energy industry. GE is looking to build the U.S.' largest solar energy plant. When completed the project is expected to produce 400 megawatts of energy annually.

United States Natural Gas Fund

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A weak storage report from the Energy Information Administration is causing natural gas prices to slump and sending UNG to its fifth consecutive day of declines. The fund's recent dip has pushed UNG back below its 50-day moving average.

Fellow futures-tracking product,

iPath Dow Jones UBS Natural Gas Subindex Total Return ETN

(GAZ) - Get iPath Series B Bloomberg Natural Gas Subindex Total Return ETN Report

continues to trade out of sync with its underlying index. As of April 6, the fund's premium stood at over 15%.

All prices as of 2:14 PM EST

Written by Don Dion in Williamstown, Mass.


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At the time of publication, Dion Money Management owned iShares MSCI Thailand Investable Market Index Fund.