PUTW

WisdomTree CBOE S&P 500 PutWrite Strategy Fund
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*Unless otherwise stated, data provided by FactSet.

PUTW Fund Description

The WisdomTree CBOE S&P 500 PutWrite Strategy ETF tracks an index of put options on the S&P 500 index. The index writes at-the-money put options and rolls its exposure monthly.

PUTW Factset Analytics Insight

PUTW offers a pure-play take on a well-established option strategy in an ETF. The fund writes at-the-money put options on the S&P 500 index, fully collateralized by cash and cash-like vehicles. The appeal is twofold: the premium earned from selling the options, which enables it to earn a return in a sidewise market; and generally lower volatility than the S&P 500. The strategy forgoes big upside if the S&P takes off and has plenty of downside if stocks tank.PUTW launched in February 2015 but tracks an index dating back to 2007. Its at-the-money, index based exposure differs from active or alternative takes on putwrites offered by HVPV. Investors can also consider covered call ETFs like PBP. PUTW intends to distribute any gains annually and generally expects them to be taxed at a blended 60% long-term/40% short-term capital gains tax rate. (Kudos to issuer WisdomTree for rare clarity on this point.) The ETF charges a very competitive fee relative to peers.

PUTW CHARTS AND PERFORMANCE

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PERFORMANCE [as of 09/24/18] 1 MONTH 3 MONTHS YTD 1 YEAR 3 YEARS 5 YEARS 10 YEARS
PUTW 0.49% 3.34% 5.54% 8.11% -- -- --
PUTW (NAV) 0.35% 3.31% 5.34% 7.97% -- -- --
CBOE S&P 500 PutWrite Index -- -- -- -- -- -- --
MSCI USA Large Cap Index 1.80% 6.73% 11.21% 19.25% 17.39% 14.01% 11.76%
All returns over 1 year are annualized. All returns are total returns unless otherwise stated.

PUTW Top 10 Countries

PUTW Top 10 Holdings

PUTW Summary Data

WisdomTree
02/24/16
Open-Ended Fund
0.38%
$239.32M
$665.66K
0.15%

PUTW Portfolio Data

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3.35%
12/24/18
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PUTW Index Data

Single Asset
Single Asset
MSCI USA Large Cap Index

PUTW Portfolio Management

0.38%
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PUTW Tax Exposures

20.00% / 39.60%
1.77%
Ordinary income
No

PUTW Fund Structure

Open-Ended Fund
No
No
75% / 25%
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Low
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PUTW Factset Analytics Block Liquidity

As of 09/25/18
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This measurement shows how easy it is to trade a $1 million USD block of PUTW. PUTW is rated a N/A out of 5.

PUTW Tradability

21,556
$665.66K
15,641
$520.59K
0.15%
$0.05
0.09%
1.10% / -2.06%
None
100.00%
50,000
0.31
0.01%
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$30.60
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PUTW TOP 10 HOLDINGS

74.43%
25.57%
100%

PUTW Countries


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100.00%

PUTW Regions


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100.00%

PUTW Economic Development


PUTW
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100.00%

PUTW Performance Statistics

0.77
0.68
0.68
0.88
0.42%
MSCI USA Large Cap Index

PUTW BENCHMARK COMPARISON HOLDINGS

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PUTW BENCHMARK COMPARISON SUMMARY


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PUTW BENCHMARK COMPARISON MARKET CAP SIZE


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