Optimized ETF Overview

With 22 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets, Optimized ETFs gather total assets under management of $5.10B. The average expense ratio is 0.76%. 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 $2.19B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing Optimized ETF was the DGP at 81.22%. 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

DGP DB Gold Double Long ETN 28.64%
CPER United States Copper Index Fund 8.46%
DBS Invesco DB Silver Fund 5.71%
DGL Invesco DB Gold Fund 5.70%
DBB Invesco DB Base Metals Fund 5.53%

Bottom ETF Performers

DZZ DB Gold Double Short ETN -16.57%
DGZ DB Gold Short ETN -6.35%
GSC GS Connect S&P GSCI Enhanced Commodity TR Strategy ETN -3.74%
DBA Invesco DB Agriculture Fund -1.01%
SDCI USCF SummerHaven Dynamic Commodity Strategy No K-1 Fund 0.19%

Top Creations

PDBC Invesco Optimum Yield Diversified Commodity Strategy No K-1 ETF 78.60
OLEM iPath Pure Beta Crude Oil ETN 24.48
DBA Invesco DB Agriculture Fund 18.94
DBB Invesco DB Base Metals Fund 15.94
CMDY iShares Bloomberg Roll Select Commodity Strategy ETF 5.68

Top Redemptions

DBO Invesco DB Oil Fund -48.33
BCM iPath Pure Beta Broad Commodity ETN -27.35
DGL Invesco DB Gold Fund -10.29
COMT iShares Commodities Select Strategy ETF -4.72
DGP DB Gold Double Long ETN -3.26

AUM Winners

OLEM iPath Pure Beta Crude Oil ETN 679.09%
CPER United States Copper Index Fund 24.53%
CMDY iShares Bloomberg Roll Select Commodity Strategy ETF 19.01%
DBB Invesco DB Base Metals Fund 16.65%
DBP Invesco DB Precious Metals Fund 15.87%

AUM Losers

BCM iPath Pure Beta Broad Commodity ETN -48.45%
DZZ DB Gold Double Short ETN -14.02%
DBO Invesco DB Oil Fund -12.29%
DGZ DB Gold Short ETN -7.30%
OILK ProShares K-1 Free Crude Oil Strategy ETF -3.92%

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