This ETF is unlike the majority of products offering short exposure to domestic and international equity markets; HDGE is an actively-managed fund that seeks to identify candidates for short selling based on forensic accounting and other quant-based methodologies. The managers behind this fund have an impressive track record, and HDGE can be a powerful tool for managers required to maintain a short allocation or those looking to hedge against a market pullback. HDGE has a wide variety of potential applications depending on an investor's outlook for the U.S. market; the primary downside of this ETF is the hefty expense ratio.
The adjacent table gives investors an individual Realtime Rating for HDGE 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 Inverse 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.View the Category Report
The following tables and charts contain in-depth metrics for this ETF and compare it to similar peer ETFs within its ETFdb Category.
This ETF is not currently available for commission free trading on any platforms.
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This section shows how this ETF has performed relative to its peer group ETFdb Category.
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This section shows how the volatility of this ETF compares to the peer group ETFdb Category.
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