David R. Kotok’s New Book “From Bear to Bull with ETFs” Released
“From Bear to Bull with ETFs”, an investing book written by David R. Kotok with the Forward by Matt Hougan, was released to the public April 9 via Amazon (Kindle Edition). The paperback version was released April 10. The Apple ibookstore and Barnes & Noble NOOK formats will be available in coming weeks. The book has received much attention and the Kindle Edition has appeared on Amazon’s “PAID BEST SELLERS” list shortly after it was release up to the present time.
The book details certain US-registered ETFs and their performance during the recent bear market of summer-autumn 2011 and subsequent bull market in late 2011 and early 2012. The book consists of two sections. The first focuses on actual trading and events that occurred in the market from April 29, 2011 until October 3, 2011. In each chapter, the relative performance of the ETFs is observed in the bear market and subsequent bull-market recovery from October 3, 2011, through February 24, 2012. The appendix to the book shows performance for ETFs covered through March 30, 2012. The second section of the book contains market commentaries that discuss the events during the entire period of April 29, 2011 through February 24, 2012.