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The fund has returned -16.99 percent over the past year, -15.44 percent over the past three years, -11.56 percent over the past five years, and -9.16 percent over the past decade.
|Trailing Returns||Updated 04.30.2013|
|Year to date||-12.1%|
|3 Years (Annualized)||-15.4%|
|5 Years (Annualized)||-11.6%|
|10 Years (Annualized)||-9.2%|
The investment seeks to provide investment results that match, before fees and expenses, the inverse (opposite) of the performance of the S&P 500® Index on a daily basis. The fund employs as its investment strategy a program of engaging in short sales of securities included in the underlying index and investing to a significant extent in derivative instruments, which primarily consist of equity index swaps, futures contracts, and options on securities, futures contracts, and stock indices. It may hold U.S. government securities or cash equivalents to collateralize its short sales and derivative positions. The fund is non-diversified.
Fees are Low compared to funds in the same category.
Rydex Inverse S&P 500 Strategy Fund has an expense ratio of 1.66 percent.
Risk is N/A compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.