Now Is The Season To: February 2011

Published on by on February 1, 2011

Consider Commodity Fund Weightings

With oil prices surging thanks to continued worries over the Egyptian crisis and fears over the riots spreading across the Middle East, many investors have begun to pile into a variety of commodity ETPs in order to profit from the turmoil. While there are numerous choices available to investors targeting broad commodity markets, investors may be surprised to realize just how different some of these funds are in their weightings to the various sectors of the commodity world.  Below we profile three popular choices that investors generally look at when seeking broad commodity exposure in order to highlight just how different funds in this category can be.

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