BLNG Pure Beta Precious Metals ETN
- Precious Metals
BLNG - Profile
- Issuer: Barclays iPath
- Structure: ETN
- Expense Ratio: 0.75%
- ETF Home Page: BLNG
- Inception: Apr 21, 2011
- Tax Form: 1099
- BLNG Tracks This Index: Barclays Capital Commodity Index Precious Metals Pure Beta TR
- 52 Week Lo: $30.80
- 52 Week Hi: $36.35
- AUM: $1.7 M
- Shares: 0.1 M
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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.
BLNG - Realtime Rating
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 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.
BLNG - Expenses & Fees
This section compares the cost efficiency of BLNG to peers in the same ETFdb Category.
Expenses Ratio Analysis
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:
BLNG - Performance
This section shows how BLNG has performed relative to its peer group ETFdb Category.
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.
BLNG - Technicals
BLNG Volatility Analysis
This section shows how the volatility of BLNG compares to the peer group ETFdb Category.
- 20 Day MA: $32.73
- 60 Day MA: $33.34
- MACD 15 Period: -0.09
- MACD 100 Period: -2.50
- Williams % Range 10 Day: 22.22
- Williams % Range 20 Day: 70.63
- RSI 10 Day: 43
- RSI 20 Day: 44
- RSI 30 Day: 43
- Ultimate Oscillator: 20
BLNG Bollinger Bands
- Lower Bollinger (10 Day): $30.77
- Upper Bollinger (10 Day): $33.28
- Lower Bollinger (20 Day): $30.46
- Upper Bollinger (20 Day): $35.01
- Lower Bollinger (30 Day): $30.53
- Upper Bollinger (30 Day): $34.82
BLNG Support & Resistance
- Support Level 1: n/a
- Support Level 2: $32.06
- Resistance Level 1: n/a
- Resistance Level 2: $32.06
- Stochastic Oscillator %D (1 Day): 38.89
- Stochastic Oscillator %D (5 Day): 28.57
- Stochastic Oscillator %K (1 Day): 42.59
- Stochastic Oscillator %K (5 Day): 47.40
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