3 / 5 Stars
3 3 1 1 3
Zacks Investment Research
5 (Strong Sell)
Standard & Poor's
3 / 5 Stars
#24 in Trading-Leveraged Equity
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The fund has returned 42.73 percent over the past year, 24.81 percent over the past three years, and 20.63 percent over the past five years.
|Trailing Returns||Updated 10.31.2013|
|Year to date||41.5%|
|3 Years (Annualized)||24.8%|
|5 Years (Annualized)||20.6%|
|10 Years (Annualized)||N/A|
The investment seeks to provide investment results that match, before fees and expenses, 200% of the performance of the Dow Jones Industrial AverageSM on a daily basis. The fund employs as its investment strategy a program of investing in the common stock of companies that are generally within the capitalization range of the underlying index and derivative instruments. It will invest at least 80% of its net assets, plus any borrowings for investment purposes, in financial instruments with economic characteristics that should perform similarly to the securities of companies in the underlying index. The fund is non-diversified.
Fees are Above Average compared to funds in the same category.
Rydex Dow 2x Strategy Fund has an expense ratio of 1.77 percent.
Risk is High compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.