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U.S. News evaluated 33 Commodities Broad Basket Funds. Our list highlights the top-rated funds for long-term investors based on the ratings of leading fund industry researchers.
The fund has returned -3.54 percent over the past year, and -5.77 percent over the past three years.
|Trailing Returns||Updated 02.28.2014|
|Year to date||2.6%|
|3 Years (Annualized)||-5.8%|
|5 Years (Annualized)||N/A|
|10 Years (Annualized)||N/A|
The investment seeks to track, before fees and expenses, the performance of the UBS Bloomberg Constant Maturity Commodity Total Return Index. The fund invests in instruments that derive their value from the performance of the UBS Bloomberg Constant Maturity Commodity Total Return Index, and in bonds, debt securities and other fixed income instruments issued by various U.S. public-sector or private-sector entities. It invests in commodity-linked derivative instruments, including commodity index-linked notes, swap agreements, commodity futures contracts and options on futures contracts. The fund is non-diversified.
Fees are Low compared to funds in the same category.
Van Eck CM Commodity Index Fund has an expense ratio of 0.70 percent.
Risk is Below Average compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.