BDCS E-TRACS Linked to the Wells Fargo Business Development Company Index
- Financials Equities
BDCS - Profile
- Issuer: UBS
- Structure: ETN
- Expense Ratio: 0.85%
- ETF Home Page: BDCS
- Inception: Apr 27, 2011
- Tax Form: 1099
- BDCS Tracks This Index: Wells Fargo Business Development Company Index
- 52 Week Lo: $15.75
- 52 Week Hi: $23.42
- AUM: $61.7 M
- Shares: 3.0 M
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The index is a float adjusted, capitalization-weighted Index that is intended to measure the performance of all Business Development Companies that are listed on the New York Stock Exchange or NASDAQ and satisfy specified market capitalization and other eligibility requirements. To qualify as a BDC, the company must be registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission and have elected to be regulated as a BDC under the Investment Company Act of 1940.
BDCS - Realtime Rating
Realtime Rating Summary
BDCS is a passive ETN that seeks to replicate Wells Fargo Business Development Company Index. The index is a float adjusted, capitalization-weighted Index that is intended to measure the performance of all Business Development Companies that are listed on the New York Stock Exchange or NASDAQ and satisfy specified market capitalization and other eligibility requirements. To qualify as a BDC, the company must be registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission and have elected to be regulated as a BDC under the Investment Company Act of 1940.
The adjacent table gives investors an individual Realtime Rating for BDCS on several different metrics, including liquidity, expenses, performance, volatility, dividend, concentration of holdings in addition to an overall rating. The "A+ Metric Rated ETF" field, available to ETFdb Pro members, shows the ETF in the Financials Equities with the highest Metric Realtime Rating for each individual field. To view all of this data, sign up for a free 14-day trial for ETFdb Pro. To view information on how the ETFdb Realtime Ratings work, click here.
BDCS In-Depth Analysis
The following tables and charts contain in-depth metrics for BDCS and compare it to similar peer ETFs within its ETFdb Category.
BDCS - Expenses & Fees
This section compares the cost efficiency of BDCS to peers in the same ETFdb Category.
Expenses Ratio Analysis
Commission Free Trading in BDCS
BDCS is not currently available for commission free trading on any platforms.
Category Commission Free Trading
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BDCS - Performance
This section shows how BDCS has performed relative to its peer group ETFdb Category.
BDCS - Charts
The following charts can be customized to display historical performance in a number of different formats, including line charts, bar charts, and candlesticks. Time periods can be adjusted to increase or decrease the period shown, ranging from five minutes to several months.
The following chart also includes the option to compare the performance of BDCS relative to other ETFs and benchmarks or to include indicators such as Bollinger Bands, relative strength, and moving averages.
BDCS - Technicals
BDCS Volatility Analysis
This section shows how the volatility of BDCS compares to the peer group ETFdb Category.
- 20 Day MA: $20.17
- 60 Day MA: $20.63
- MACD 15 Period: 0.29
- MACD 100 Period: -0.79
- Williams % Range 10 Day: 27.74
- Williams % Range 20 Day: 33.47
- RSI 10 Day: 53
- RSI 20 Day: 48
- RSI 30 Day: 47
- Ultimate Oscillator: 30
BDCS Bollinger Bands
- Lower Bollinger (10 Day): $19.17
- Upper Bollinger (10 Day): $20.79
- Lower Bollinger (20 Day): $19.38
- Upper Bollinger (20 Day): $21.07
- Lower Bollinger (30 Day): $19.53
- Upper Bollinger (30 Day): $21.31
BDCS Support & Resistance
- Support Level 1: $20.08
- Support Level 2: $19.87
- Resistance Level 1: $20.73
- Resistance Level 2: $21.17
- Stochastic Oscillator %D (1 Day): 21.63
- Stochastic Oscillator %D (5 Day): 63.60
- Stochastic Oscillator %K (1 Day): 32.63
- Stochastic Oscillator %K (5 Day): 62.88
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