Optimized ETF Overview

With 22 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets, Optimized ETFs gather total assets under management of $4.49B. The average expense ratio is 0.77%. Optimized ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:

  • Commodities

The largest Optimized ETF is the Invesco Optimum Yield Diversified Commodity Strategy No K-1 ETF PDBC with $1.78B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing Optimized ETF was the DGP at 25.98%. The most-recent ETF launched in the Optimized space was the USCF SummerHaven Dynamic Commodity Strategy No K-1 Fund SDCI in 05/03/18.

Top ETF Performers

DTO DB Crude Oil Double Short ETN 12.52%
DGP DB Gold Double Long ETN 6.84%
DGL Invesco DB Gold Fund 3.63%
DBP Invesco DB Precious Metals Fund 3.46%
DBS Invesco DB Silver Fund 1.69%

Bottom ETF Performers

DBO Invesco DB Oil Fund -10.56%
CPER United States Copper Index Fund -9.07%
DBB Invesco DB Base Metals Fund -8.78%
OILK ProShares K-1 Free Crude Oil Strategy ETF -8.76%
DBE Invesco DB Energy Fund -8.64%

Top Creations

PDBC Invesco Optimum Yield Diversified Commodity Strategy No K-1 ETF 209.24
DBE Invesco DB Energy Fund 20.59
COM Direxion Auspice Broad Commodity Strategy ETF 10.46
DBO Invesco DB Oil Fund 9.89
DBA Invesco DB Agriculture Fund 9.82

Top Redemptions

DBC Invesco DB Commodity Index Tracking Fund -39.09
USCI United States Commodity Index Fund -1.78
BCM iPath Pure Beta Broad Commodity ETN -1.04
OLEM iPath Pure Beta Crude Oil ETN -0.08
SDCI USCF SummerHaven Dynamic Commodity Strategy No K-1 Fund 0

AUM Winners

OLEM iPath Pure Beta Crude Oil ETN 249.33%
CPER United States Copper Index Fund 37.54%
COM Direxion Auspice Broad Commodity Strategy ETF 33.29%
DGL Invesco DB Gold Fund 28.63%
OILK ProShares K-1 Free Crude Oil Strategy ETF 26.07%

AUM Losers

DBE Invesco DB Energy Fund -37.48%
DBB Invesco DB Base Metals Fund -19.40%
DBC Invesco DB Commodity Index Tracking Fund -13.82%
USCI United States Commodity Index Fund -9.62%
DBA Invesco DB Agriculture Fund -7.08%

Features and News

Value & Int’l ETFs Among Top Picks

Jay Pelosky, co-founder and CIO of TPW Investment Management, shares his outlook for financial markets and his top ETF picks.

ETF Report

 Commodities In Review: February 2020

Only three commodity ETFs had negative returns in December

Features and News

Best & Worst Performing Commodity ETFs

Commodities haven’t been left out of this year’s financial market rally.

ETF Report

 Commodities In Review: December 2019

October was mostly positive for commodity ETFs

ETF Report

 Commodities In Review: November 2019

Commodity ETFs had a fairly positive September

Daily ETF Watch

2 More ETFs Closing Down

A WisdomTree ETF and a GraniteShares fund face their final days. 

ETF Report

Commodities In Review: October 2019

Precious metals had a great time during an otherwise bleak month for commodity ETFs.

ETF Report

Commodities In Review: September 2019

July was a mixed month for commodity ETFs.

ETF Report

Commodities In Review: August 2019

June was an upbeat month for commodity ETFs.