BLNG Pure Beta Precious Metals ETN

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Description

The index is comprised of a basket of exchange traded futures contracts, and uses an allocation methodology designed to mitigate the effects of certain distortions in the commodity markets on such returns. Unlike many commodity indices which roll their exposure to the corresponding futures contract on a monthly basis in accordance with a pre-determined roll schedule, the Index may roll into one of a number of futures contracts with varying expiration dates, as selected using the Barclays Capital Pure Beta Series 2 Methodology.

Realtime Rating

BLNG - Realtime Rating

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Realtime Rating Summary

BLNG is a passive ETN that seeks to replicate Barclays Capital Commodity Index Precious Metals Pure Beta TR. The index is comprised of a basket of exchange traded futures contracts, and uses an allocation methodology designed to mitigate the effects of certain distortions in the commodity markets on such returns. Unlike many commodity indices which roll their exposure to the corresponding futures contract on a monthly basis in accordance with a pre-determined roll schedule, the Index may roll into one of a number of futures contracts with varying expiration dates, as selected using the Barclays Capital Pure Beta Series 2 Methodology.

The adjacent table gives investors an individual Realtime Rating for BLNG 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 Precious Metals 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.

BLNG Overall Realtime Rating:

A+ Overall Rated ETF:

Metric Metric Realtime Rating A+ Metric Rated ETF
Liquidity C GLD
Expenses B- IAU
Performance
Volatility
Dividend
Concentration

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BLNG In-Depth Analysis

The following tables and charts contain in-depth metrics for BLNG and compare it to similar peer ETFs within its ETFdb Category.

Holdings

BLNG - Holdings

Holdings data for BLNG is not available.

Expense

BLNG - Expenses & Fees

This section compares the cost efficiency of BLNG to peers in the same ETFdb Category.

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Expenses Ratio Analysis

Expense Ratio
BLNG Rank:
BLNG 0.75%
Category Low
Category High

Commission Free Trading in BLNG

BLNG is not currently available for commission free trading on any platforms.

Category Commission Free Trading

There are 6 other ETFs in the Precious Metals ETFdb Category that are also eligible for commission free trading:

Performance

BLNG - Performance

This section shows how BLNG has performed relative to its peer group ETFdb Category.

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1 Week Return
BLNG Rank:
No Ranking Available
Category Low
Category High
4 Week Return
BLNG Rank:
BLNG -7.70%
Category Low
Category High
13 Week Return
BLNG Rank:
BLNG -7.70%
Category Low
Category High
26 Week Return
BLNG Rank:
BLNG -8.67%
Category Low
Category High
Year to Date Return
BLNG Rank:
BLNG -7.76%
Category Low
Category High
1 Year Return
BLNG Rank:
BLNG -15.48%
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Category High
3 Year Return
BLNG Rank:
BLNG -39.69%
Category Low
Category High
5 Year Return
BLNG Rank:
No Ranking Available
Category Low
Category High
Charts

BLNG - 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 BLNG relative to other ETFs and benchmarks or to include indicators such as Bollinger Bands, relative strength, and moving averages.

Valuation

BLNG - Valuation

This section shows how the P/E multiple of BLNG compares to the peer group ETFdb Category.

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P/E Ratio
BLNG Rank:
No Ranking Available
Category Low
Category High

As of Aug 31, 2015

Dividend

BLNG - Dividend

This section shows how the dividend yield of BLNG compares to the peer group ETFdb Category.

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Annual Dividend Yield
BLNG Rank:
No Ranking Available
Category Low
Category High

As of Aug 31, 2015

Technicals

BLNG - Technicals

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BLNG Volatility Analysis

This section shows how the volatility of BLNG compares to the peer group ETFdb Category.

5 Day Volatility
BLNG Rank:
BLNG 67.99%
Category Low
Category High
20 Day Volatility
BLNG Rank:
BLNG 37.71%
Category Low
Category High
50 Day Volatility
BLNG Rank:
BLNG 40.69%
Category Low
Category High
200 Day Volatility
BLNG Rank:
BLNG 32.47%
Category Low
Category High
Beta
BLNG Rank:
BLNG 1.85
Category Low
Category High
Standard Deviation
BLNG Rank:
BLNG 8.43%
Category Low
Category High

BLNG Technicals

  • 20 Day MA: $31.85
  • 60 Day MA: $32.87
  • MACD 15 Period: -2.28
  • MACD 100 Period: -4.67
  • Williams % Range 10 Day: 100.00
  • Williams % Range 20 Day: 100.00
  • RSI 10 Day: 17
  • RSI 20 Day: 29
  • RSI 30 Day: 33
  • Ultimate Oscillator: 5

BLNG Bollinger Bands

  • Lower Bollinger (10 Day): $29.58
  • Upper Bollinger (10 Day): $33.63
  • Lower Bollinger (20 Day): $30.08
  • Upper Bollinger (20 Day): $33.61
  • Lower Bollinger (30 Day): $29.86
  • Upper Bollinger (30 Day): $35.10

BLNG Support & Resistance

  • Support Level 1: n/a
  • Support Level 2: $29.59
  • Resistance Level 1: n/a
  • Resistance Level 2: $29.59

BLNG Stochastic

  • Stochastic Oscillator %D (1 Day): 49.35
  • Stochastic Oscillator %D (5 Day): 14.02
  • Stochastic Oscillator %K (1 Day): 48.05
  • Stochastic Oscillator %K (5 Day): 20.67
Fact Sheet

BLNG - Fact Sheet

Fact sheets are issued by the ETF provider and framed by ETFdb.com. Information contained within the fact sheet is not guaranteed to be timely or accurate.

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