Optimized commodity ETF Overview

With 28 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets, Optimized commodity ETFs gather total assets under management of $2.40B. The average expense ratio is 0.80%. Optimized commodity ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:

  • Commodities

The largest Optimized commodity ETF is the Invesco DB Commodity Index Tracking Fund DBC with $807.33M in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing Optimized commodity ETF was the DGP at 69.04%. The most-recent ETF launched in the Optimized commodity space was the United States Copper Index Fund CPER in 11/15/11.

Top ETF Performers

AGATF DB Agriculture Double Short ETN 44.11%
OLEM iPath Pure Beta Crude Oil ETN 39.89%
DBO Invesco DB Oil Fund 21.35%
DBE Invesco DB Energy Fund 20.00%
DBS Invesco DB Silver Fund 17.52%

Bottom ETF Performers

SZOXF DB Crude Oil Short ETN -13.18%
BOSXF DB Base Metals Short ETN -9.93%
BOMMF DB Base Metals Double Short ETN -7.69%
DAGXF DB Agriculture Double Long ETN -4.92%
DZZ DB Gold Double Short ETN -4.62%

Top Creations

DBO Invesco DB Oil Fund 173.07
DGL Invesco DB Gold Fund 19.82
DBA Invesco DB Agriculture Fund 13.68
OLEM iPath Pure Beta Crude Oil ETN 5.55
DBE Invesco DB Energy Fund 5.19

Top Redemptions

DBP Invesco DB Precious Metals Fund -8.82
CPER United States Copper Index Fund -0.69
OLOXF DB Crude Oil Long ETN -0.06
DBB Invesco DB Base Metals Fund -0.01
DAGXF DB Agriculture Double Long ETN 0

AUM Winners

CPER United States Copper Index Fund 39.12%
DBE Invesco DB Energy Fund 35.95%
OLOXF DB Crude Oil Long ETN 17.08%
DBO Invesco DB Oil Fund 16.83%
DBS Invesco DB Silver Fund 15.91%

AUM Losers

SZOXF DB Crude Oil Short ETN -64.45%
DEENF DB Commodity Double Short ETN -27.56%
DDPXF DB Commodity Short ETN -14.22%
DGL Invesco DB Gold Fund -6.21%
DBP Invesco DB Precious Metals Fund -3.81%

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