GASZ - E-TRACS Natural Gas Futures Contango ETN

Description: The index, through a series of investments in natural gas sub-indices, effectively provides short exposure in front month natural gas futures contracts and long exposure in mid-term natural gas futures contracts. This is achieved by taking a 100% long position in the components of the ISE Short Front Month Natural Gas Futures Index, which provides short (or inverse) exposure to the ISE Long Front Month Natural Gas Futures Index and an aggregate 100% long position in the components of the ISE Twelfth Month Natural Gas Futures Index, ISE Thirteenth Month Natural Gas Futures Index and ISE Fourteenth Natural Gas Futures Index.

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GASZ - Profile


Summary Data for GASZ

52 Week Lo: $26.15 52 Week Hi: $29.66
AUM: $10.7 M Shares: 0.4 M
Avg. Volume (1 month) 12,443 Avg. Volume (3 month) 11,914

GASZ - Holdings

Holdings data for GASZ is not available. View the GASZ. Factsheet
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GASZ - Fact Sheet

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

GASZ - Fundamentals

GASZ Performance

1 Week Return: 0.52%
2 Week Return: -1.18%
4 Week Return: 2.21%
13 Week Return: -4.55%
26 Week Return: -3.73%
YTD Return: -1.29%
1 Year Return: -6.02%
3 Year Return: n/a
5 Year Return: n/a

GASZ Expenses & Fees

  • Expense Ratio: 0.85%
  • Category: Oil & Gas
  • Category Range: 0.45% to 1.10%
  • Category Average: 0.75%

GASZ Valuation

P/E Ratio: n/a
Beta: -2.08
20 Day Moving Average: $27.00
60 Day Moving Average: $27.64

GASZ Dividend

Annual Dividend Rate: n/a
Dividend Date: n/a
Dividend: n/a
Annual Dividend Yield %: n/a

GASZ Volatility

5 Day Volatility: 35.52%
20 Day Volatility: 17.65%
50 Day Volatility: 17.20%
200 Day Volatility: 13.22%
Standard Deviation: 0.72%

GASZ - Technicals

GASZ Technicals

20 Day MA: $27.00
60 Day MA: $27.64
MACD 15 Period: -0.11
MACD 100 Period: -1.01
Williams % Range 10 Day: 63.73
Williams % Range 20 Day: 56.74
RSI 10 Day: 44
RSI 20 Day: 44
RSI 30 Day: 44
Ultimate Oscillator: 45

GASZ Bollinger Bands

Lower Bollinger (10 Day): $26.58
Upper Bollinger (10 Day): $27.43
Lower Bollinger (20 Day): $26.41
Upper Bollinger (20 Day): $27.55
Lower Bollinger (30 Day): $26.36
Upper Bollinger (30 Day): $27.98

GASZ Support & Resistance

Support Level 1: n/a
Support Level 2: $26.85
Resistance Level 1: n/a
Resistance Level 2: $26.85

GASZ Stochastic

Stochastic Oscillator %D (1 Day): 43.30
Stochastic Oscillator %D (5 Day): 40.65
Stochastic Oscillator %K (1 Day): 48.53
Stochastic Oscillator %K (5 Day): 32.73

GASZ Volatility

5 Day Volatility: 35.52%
20 Day Volatility: 17.65%
50 Day Volatility: 17.20%
200 Day Volatility: 13.22%
Standard Deviation: 0.72%

GASZ - ETFdb Realtime Rating & Analyst Report

This ETF is closed

GASZ is a passive ETN that seeks to replicate ISE Natural Gas Futures Spread Index. The index, through a series of investments in natural gas sub-indices, effectively provides short exposure in front month natural gas futures contracts and long exposure in mid-term natural gas futures contracts. This is achieved by taking a 100% long position in the components of the ISE Short Front Month Natural Gas Futures Index, which provides short (or inverse) exposure to the ISE Long Front Month Natural Gas Futures Index and an aggregate 100% long position in the components of the ISE Twelfth Month Natural Gas Futures Index, ISE Thirteenth Month Natural Gas Futures Index and ISE Fourteenth Natural Gas Futures Index.

ETFdb Category Expense Ratio Inception Date Issuer Structure YTD Return *
Oil & Gas 0.85 2011-06-16 UBS ETN -1.29%

GASZ Realtime Rating: By Metric

Metric Metric Realtime Rating A+ Metric Rated ETF
Liquidity B+
Expenses C+
Performance ETFdb Pro Members Only
Volatility ETFdb Pro Members Only
Dividend ETFdb Pro Members Only
Concentration ETFdb Pro Members Only

The first adjacent table gives investors an individual Realtime Rating for GASZ on several different metrics, including liquidity, expenses, performance, volatility, dividend, and concentration of holdings. The "A+ Metric Rated ETF" field, available to ETFdb Pro members, shows the ETF in the Oil & Gas ETFdb Category with the highest Metric Realtime Rating for each individual field.

GASZ Realtime Rating: Overall

ETFdb Rating Type Overall Rating A+ Overall Rated ETF
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ETFdb Analyst Report for GASZ

This ETN offers unique exposure to natural gas; GASZ is linked to an index that includes both long and short positions in natural gas futures contracts. The methodology of the underlying index was assembled to capitalize on structural inefficiencies in this futures market; GASZ includes a short ...

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