Precious metals ETFs cover ETPs that track or hold baskets of precious metals. They are dominated, like our benchmark, by portfolios consisting almost entirely of a heavy allocation to gold and roughly 15-25% to silver. Precious metals ETFs can be found in the following ETF.com segments:
With 36 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets, Precious Metals ETFs gather total assets under management of $82.79B. The average expense ratio is 0.65%. Precious Metals ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:
The largest Precious Metals ETF is the SPDR Gold Trust GLD with $50.13B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing Precious Metals ETF was the UGLD at 73.55%. The most-recent ETF launched in the Precious Metals space was the iPath Gold ETN GBUG in 10/08/19.