Precious Metals ETFs

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Definitive List Of Precious Metals ETFs

This is a list of all US-traded ETFs that are currently included in the Precious Metals ETFdb Category by the ETF Database staff. Each ETF is placed in a single "best fit" ETFdb Category; if you want to browse ETFs with more flexible selection criteria, visit our screener. To see more information of the Precious Metals ETFs, click on one of the tabs above.

* Assets in thousands of U.S. Dollars. Assets and Average Volume as of 2014-11-24 20:19:03 UTC

Symbol Name Price Change Assets * ▼ Avg Vol YTD

Definitive Historical Return Data For Precious Metals ETFs

The following table displays sortable historical return data for all ETFs currently included in the Precious Metals ETFdb Category. For information on dividends, expenses, or technical indicators, click on one of the tabs above.

Symbol Name 1 Week 4 Week YTD 1 Year 3 Year 5 Year
GLD SPDR Gold Trust +0.93% -2.50% -0.87% -4.01% -30.16% +0.72%
IAU COMEX Gold Trust +0.96% -2.61% -0.77% -3.90% -29.93% +1.36%
SLV Silver Trust +1.81% -3.90% -15.66% -17.51% -48.98% -13.63%
SGOL Physical Swiss Gold Shares +0.93% -2.59% -0.84% -4.00% -30.19% +0.74%
PPLT Physical Platinum Shares +0.35% -4.06% -12.59% -13.46% -23.56% n/a
PALL Physical Palladium Shares +2.97% +0.67% +10.18% +10.03% +33.13% n/a
SIVR Physical Silver Shares +1.69% -3.97% -15.62% -17.43% -48.70% -12.86%
DBP DB Precious Metals Fund +1.05% -2.99% -4.64% -7.77% -36.99% -7.55%
GLTR Physical Precious Metal Basket Shares +1.14% -2.80% -6.09% -8.33% -34.76% n/a
DGL DB Gold Fund +1.07% -2.60% -1.59% -4.89% -32.88% -5.07%
OUNZ Gold Trust +1.10% -2.44% n/a n/a n/a n/a
TBAR Gold Trendpilot ETN +0.16% +0.08% -10.23% -10.30% -17.76% n/a
AGOL Physical Asian Gold Shares +2.98% -2.50% +0.28% -3.18% -29.97% n/a
PTM E-TRACS UBS Long Platinum ETN +1.07% -4.25% -13.09% -14.27% -25.73% -26.34%
WITE Physical White Metal Basket Shares +1.25% -3.55% -10.89% -12.50% -34.38% n/a
DBS DB Silver Fund +2.15% -4.72% -17.44% -19.67% -51.96% -19.77%
PGM DJ UBS Platinum Trust Sub-Index ETN +0.50% -3.24% -12.28% -13.24% -26.37% -35.60%
UBG E-TRACS UBS Bloomberg CMCI Gold ETN +0.94% -2.75% -1.15% -4.37% -31.75% -3.45%
JJP Dow Jones-UBS Precious Metals Total Return Sub-Index ETN +1.62% -3.47% -5.96% -9.15% -38.76% -7.98%
USV E-TRACS UBS Bloomberg CMCI Silver ETN +4.79% -4.50% -17.48% -18.91% -50.50% -17.85%
GYEN Gartman Gold/Yen ETF +2.47% +7.13% n/a n/a n/a n/a
GEUR Gartman Gold/Euro ETF +1.63% +0.00% n/a n/a n/a n/a
BLNG Pure Beta Precious Metals ETN +2.98% -3.57% -6.74% -17.83% -38.39% n/a
GLDE International Gold ETF +2.13% -1.03% n/a n/a n/a n/a
GGBP Gartman Gold/British Pound ETF +3.98% -0.73% n/a n/a n/a n/a

Definitive List Of Cheapest Precious Metals ETFs

The following table displays sortable expense ratio and commission free trading information for all ETFs currently included in the Precious Metals ETFdb Category.

Symbol Name ETFdb Category Inception ER Commission Free
GLD SPDR Gold Trust Precious Metals 2004-11-18 0.40% Not Available
IAU COMEX Gold Trust Precious Metals 2005-01-21 0.25% Not Available
SLV Silver Trust Precious Metals 2006-04-21 0.50% Not Available
SGOL Physical Swiss Gold Shares Precious Metals 2009-09-09 0.39% Charles Schwab
PPLT Physical Platinum Shares Precious Metals 2010-01-08 0.60% Charles Schwab
PALL Physical Palladium Shares Precious Metals 2010-01-08 0.60% Charles Schwab
SIVR Physical Silver Shares Precious Metals 2009-07-24 0.30% Charles Schwab
DBP DB Precious Metals Fund Precious Metals 2007-01-05 0.79% Not Available
GLTR Physical Precious Metal Basket Shares Precious Metals 2010-10-22 0.60% Charles Schwab
DGL DB Gold Fund Precious Metals 2007-01-05 0.79% Not Available
OUNZ Gold Trust Precious Metals 2014-05-16 0.40% Not Available
TBAR Gold Trendpilot ETN Precious Metals 2011-02-22 1.00% Not Available
AGOL Physical Asian Gold Shares Precious Metals 2011-01-14 0.39% Not Available
PTM E-TRACS UBS Long Platinum ETN Precious Metals 2008-05-08 0.65% Not Available
WITE Physical White Metal Basket Shares Precious Metals 2010-12-03 0.60% Charles Schwab
DBS DB Silver Fund Precious Metals 2007-01-05 0.79% Not Available
PGM DJ UBS Platinum Trust Sub-Index ETN Precious Metals 2008-06-24 0.75% Not Available
UBG E-TRACS UBS Bloomberg CMCI Gold ETN Precious Metals 2008-04-01 0.30% Not Available
JJP Dow Jones-UBS Precious Metals Total Return Sub-Index ETN Precious Metals 2008-06-24 0.75% Not Available
USV E-TRACS UBS Bloomberg CMCI Silver ETN Precious Metals 2008-04-01 0.40% Not Available
GYEN Gartman Gold/Yen ETF Precious Metals 2014-02-11 0.65% Not Available
GEUR Gartman Gold/Euro ETF Precious Metals 2014-02-11 0.65% Not Available
BLNG Pure Beta Precious Metals ETN Precious Metals 2011-04-21 0.75% Not Available
GLDE International Gold ETF Precious Metals 2014-02-14 1.52% Not Available
GGBP Gartman Gold/British Pound ETF Precious Metals 2014-02-11 0.65% Not Available

Definitive List Of Highest Yielding Precious Metals ETFs

The following table includes sortable dividend information on all ETFs in the Precious Metals ETFdb Category, including yield, dividend date, and beta.

Symbol Name Annual Dividend Rate Dividend Date Dividend Annual Dividend Yield % P/E Ratio Beta
GLD SPDR Gold Trust n/a n/a n/a 0.00% n/a 1.26
IAU COMEX Gold Trust n/a n/a n/a 0.00% n/a 1.25
SLV Silver Trust n/a n/a n/a 0.00% n/a -1.79
SGOL Physical Swiss Gold Shares n/a n/a n/a 0.00% n/a 1.24
PPLT Physical Platinum Shares n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a -1.23
PALL Physical Palladium Shares n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 1.91
SIVR Physical Silver Shares n/a n/a n/a 0.00% n/a -1.84
DBP DB Precious Metals Fund n/a 2007-12-17 $0.60 0.00% n/a -1.37
GLTR Physical Precious Metal Basket Shares n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a -1.34
DGL DB Gold Fund n/a 2007-12-17 $0.81 0.00% n/a 1.34
OUNZ Gold Trust n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 1.29
TBAR Gold Trendpilot ETN n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0.33
AGOL Physical Asian Gold Shares n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a -1.26
PTM E-TRACS UBS Long Platinum ETN n/a n/a n/a 0.00% n/a -1.51
WITE Physical White Metal Basket Shares n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a -1.32
DBS DB Silver Fund n/a 2007-12-17 $0.87 0.00% n/a -2.02
PGM DJ UBS Platinum Trust Sub-Index ETN n/a n/a n/a 0.00% n/a -1.50
UBG E-TRACS UBS Bloomberg CMCI Gold ETN n/a n/a n/a 0.00% n/a -1.79
JJP Dow Jones-UBS Precious Metals Total Return Sub-Index ETN n/a n/a n/a 0.00% n/a -1.60
USV E-TRACS UBS Bloomberg CMCI Silver ETN n/a n/a n/a 0.00% n/a -3.99
GYEN Gartman Gold/Yen ETF n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 0.91
GEUR Gartman Gold/Euro ETF n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 1.18
BLNG Pure Beta Precious Metals ETN n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a -2.00
GLDE International Gold ETF n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a -1.00
GGBP Gartman Gold/British Pound ETF n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a -1.35

Definitive List Of Precious Metals ETF Holdings

The following table includes basic holdings information for each ETF in the Precious Metals, including number of holdings and percentage of assets included in the top ten holdings. To see more detailed holdings information for any ETF, click the link in the right column.

Symbol Name # of Holdings % In Top 10 Complete
GLD SPDR Gold Trust 1 100.00% View
IAU COMEX Gold Trust 1 100.00% View
SLV Silver Trust 1 100.00% View
SGOL Physical Swiss Gold Shares 1 100.00% View
PPLT Physical Platinum Shares 1 100.00% View
PALL Physical Palladium Shares 1 100.00% View
SIVR Physical Silver Shares 1 100.00% View
DBP DB Precious Metals Fund 14 103.82% View
GLTR Physical Precious Metal Basket Shares 4 100.00% View
DGL DB Gold Fund 13 105.38% View
OUNZ Gold Trust n/a n/a View
TBAR Gold Trendpilot ETN n/a n/a View
AGOL Physical Asian Gold Shares 1 100.00% View
PTM E-TRACS UBS Long Platinum ETN n/a n/a View
WITE Physical White Metal Basket Shares 3 100.00% View
DBS DB Silver Fund 7 133.03% View
PGM DJ UBS Platinum Trust Sub-Index ETN n/a n/a View
UBG E-TRACS UBS Bloomberg CMCI Gold ETN n/a n/a View
JJP Dow Jones-UBS Precious Metals Total Return Sub-Index ETN n/a n/a View
USV E-TRACS UBS Bloomberg CMCI Silver ETN n/a n/a View
GYEN Gartman Gold/Yen ETF 3 100.07% View
GEUR Gartman Gold/Euro ETF 3 106.62% View
BLNG Pure Beta Precious Metals ETN n/a n/a View
GLDE International Gold ETF 5 97.11% View
GGBP Gartman Gold/British Pound ETF 3 100.79% View

Guide To Precious Metals ETF Tax Rates

The following table displays sortable tax data for all ETFs currently included in the Precious Metals ETFdb Category. To see information on dividends, expenses, or technicals, click on one of the other tabs above.

Symbol Name ST Cap Gains Rate LT Cap Gains Rate Tax Form
GLD SPDR Gold Trust 35% 28% 1099
IAU COMEX Gold Trust 35% 28% 1099
SLV Silver Trust 35% 28% 1099
SGOL Physical Swiss Gold Shares 35% 28% 1099
PPLT Physical Platinum Shares 35% 28% 1099
PALL Physical Palladium Shares 35% 28% 1099
SIVR Physical Silver Shares 35% 28% 1099
DBP DB Precious Metals Fund 23% 23% K-1
GLTR Physical Precious Metal Basket Shares 35% 28% 1099
DGL DB Gold Fund 23% 23% K-1
OUNZ Gold Trust 35% 28% 1099
TBAR Gold Trendpilot ETN 35% 15% 1099
AGOL Physical Asian Gold Shares 35% 28% 1099
PTM E-TRACS UBS Long Platinum ETN 35% 15% 1099
WITE Physical White Metal Basket Shares 35% 28% 1099
DBS DB Silver Fund 23% 23% K-1
PGM DJ UBS Platinum Trust Sub-Index ETN 35% 15% 1099
UBG E-TRACS UBS Bloomberg CMCI Gold ETN 35% 15% 1099
JJP Dow Jones-UBS Precious Metals Total Return Sub-Index ETN 35% 15% 1099
USV E-TRACS UBS Bloomberg CMCI Silver ETN 35% 15% 1099
GYEN Gartman Gold/Yen ETF 35% 15% 1099
GEUR Gartman Gold/Euro ETF 35% 15% 1099
BLNG Pure Beta Precious Metals ETN 35% 15% 1099
GLDE International Gold ETF 35% 15% 1099
GGBP Gartman Gold/British Pound ETF 35% 15% 1099

Technical Indicators For Every Precious Metals ETF

The following table contains sortable technical indicators for all ETFs in the Precious Metals ETFdb Category. For more detailed technical metrics on any of these ETFs, click the "View" link in the right column.

Symbol Name Lower Bollinger Upper Bollinger Support 1 Resistance 1 RSI Advanced
GLD SPDR Gold Trust $109.11 $117.60 n/a n/a 49 View
IAU COMEX Gold Trust $10.99 $11.85 n/a n/a 49 View
SLV Silver Trust $14.49 $16.37 n/a n/a 46 View
SGOL Physical Swiss Gold Shares $111.20 $119.96 n/a n/a 49 View
PPLT Physical Platinum Shares $114.00 $122.45 $116.19 $118.44 41 View
PALL Physical Palladium Shares $72.90 $78.15 $76.19 $77.52 51 View
SIVR Physical Silver Shares $14.88 $16.82 n/a n/a 46 View
DBP DB Precious Metals Fund $35.13 $38.34 n/a n/a 48 View
GLTR Physical Precious Metal Basket Shares $58.53 $63.68 n/a n/a 47 View
DGL DB Gold Fund $37.51 $40.59 n/a n/a 49 View
OUNZ Gold Trust $11.33 $12.21 n/a n/a 49 View
TBAR Gold Trendpilot ETN $25.02 $25.11 $24.98 $25.21 50 View
AGOL Physical Asian Gold Shares $110.81 $120.91 n/a n/a 48 View
PTM E-TRACS UBS Long Platinum ETN $12.76 $13.95 $13.16 $13.43 42 View
WITE Physical White Metal Basket Shares $32.22 $35.12 $33.85 $34.14 44 View
DBS DB Silver Fund $24.34 $27.78 $26.58 $26.74 46 View
PGM DJ UBS Platinum Trust Sub-Index ETN $25.43 $27.52 $26.27 $26.30 40 View
UBG E-TRACS UBS Bloomberg CMCI Gold ETN $29.28 $32.21 $30.63 $31.98 48 View
JJP Dow Jones-UBS Precious Metals Total Return Sub-Index ETN $53.28 $59.80 n/a n/a 44 View
USV E-TRACS UBS Bloomberg CMCI Silver ETN $20.10 $23.54 n/a n/a 45 View
GYEN Gartman Gold/Yen ETF $12.32 $13.81 $13.65 $13.71 72 View
GEUR Gartman Gold/Euro ETF $12.20 $13.20 n/a n/a 55 View
BLNG Pure Beta Precious Metals ETN $30.96 $37.02 n/a n/a 28 View
GLDE International Gold ETF $11.99 $12.72 $12.47 $12.47 51 View
GGBP Gartman Gold/British Pound ETF $11.74 $12.58 $12.24 $12.35 50 View

Analyst Reports For Every Precious Metals ETF

The following table contains links to detailed analysis for each ETF in the Precious Metals. To see holdings, official fact sheets, or the ETF home page, click on the links below.

Symbol Name Fact Sheet ETF Holdings Chart ETF Home Page Head-To-Head
GLD SPDR Gold Trust View View View View View
IAU COMEX Gold Trust View View View View View
SLV Silver Trust View View View View View
SGOL Physical Swiss Gold Shares View View View View View
PPLT Physical Platinum Shares View View View View View
PALL Physical Palladium Shares View View View View View
SIVR Physical Silver Shares View View View View View
DBP DB Precious Metals Fund View View View View View
GLTR Physical Precious Metal Basket Shares View View View View View
DGL DB Gold Fund View View View View View
OUNZ Gold Trust View View View View View
TBAR Gold Trendpilot ETN View View View View View
AGOL Physical Asian Gold Shares View View View View View
PTM E-TRACS UBS Long Platinum ETN View View View View View
WITE Physical White Metal Basket Shares View View View View View
DBS DB Silver Fund View View View View View
PGM DJ UBS Platinum Trust Sub-Index ETN View View View View View
UBG E-TRACS UBS Bloomberg CMCI Gold ETN View View View View View
JJP Dow Jones-UBS Precious Metals Total Return Sub-Index ETN View View View View View
USV E-TRACS UBS Bloomberg CMCI Silver ETN View View View View View
GYEN Gartman Gold/Yen ETF View View View View View
GEUR Gartman Gold/Euro ETF View View View View View
BLNG Pure Beta Precious Metals ETN View View View View View
GLDE International Gold ETF View View View View View
GGBP Gartman Gold/British Pound ETF View View View View View

Analyst Ratings For Every Precious Metals ETF

The following table includes ETFdb Ratings for all ETFs in the Precious Metals. The ETFdb Ratings are transparent, quant-based scores designed to assess the relative merits of potential investments. ETFs are ranked on up to six metrics, as well as an Overall Rating. Certain metrics are available only to ETFdb Pro members; sign up for a free 14-day trial for complete access

Symbol Liquidity Expenses Performance Volatility Dividend Concentration Realtime
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GLD
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IAU
A
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SLV
A
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SGOL
A-
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PPLT
B+
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PALL
A-
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SIVR
A
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DBP
B+
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GLTR
B
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DGL
A-
C+
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OUNZ
n/a
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TBAR
B
C
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AGOL
C
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PTM
B-
B
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WITE
C+
B+
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DBS
B-
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PGM
C+
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UBG
B-
A
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JJP
C+
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USV
B+
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GYEN
n/a
B
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GEUR
n/a
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BLNG
C
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GLDE
n/a
C
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GGBP
n/a
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