For copper ETFs, investors must select carefully, as the differences between them are significant. There are four important distinctions to make: product structure, rolling strategy, expenses and liquidity. Is the copper fund an ETN or an ETF? What is its roll strategy, and how much is it affected by contango?
With 2 ETFs traded on the U.S. markets, Copper ETFs have total assets under management of $319.73M. The average expense ratio is 0.63%. Copper ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:
The largest Copper ETF is the United States Copper Index Fund CPER with $237.11M in assets. In the last trailing year, the best-performing Copper ETF was JJC at 23.63%. The most recent ETF launched in the Copper space was the iPath Series B Bloomberg Copper Subindex Total Return ETN JJC on 01/17/18.