Popular ETF categories: Equity, Commodity, Bond, Currency.

Gold ETFs

The gold ETFs are definitely the most popular precious metals ETFs. iShares Gold Trust or ETFS Gold Trust are examples of ETFs that track the price of this commodity – gold is traded on various exchanges all around the world, but the New York Commodities Exchange (COMEX) is its biggest market. Gold is a determinant of wealth and is commonly used in many sectors of the economy. Basically investing in precious metals, including gold, might be treated as a hedge against inflation, deflation or devaluation.

Gold ETFs List

Symbol Company Name Price Change Total net assets Total expense ratio
AGOL ETFS Asian Gold Trust 108.93 0.39%
DGL PowerShares DB Gold Fund 36.51 0.47% 0.79%
DGLD VelocityShares 3x Inverse Gold ETN linked to the S&P GSCI Gold Index Excess Return 67.76 -0.98%
DGP Deutsche Bank AG PowerShares DB Gold Double Long ETN 19.4 0.47%
DGZ Deutsche Bank AG DB Gold Short ETN 15.54 -0.19%
DZZ Deutsche Bank AG DB Gold Double Short ETN 7.06 -0.49%
GLD SPDR Gold Trust 107.91 0.3% 0.4%
GLDI Credit Suisse AG - Credit Suisse Gold Shares Covered Call Exchange Traded Notes 8.81 33.8 M 0.65%
GLL ProShares UltraShort Gold 93.5 -0.6% 114.51 M 0.95%
IAU iShares Gold Trust 10.9 0.37% 6.86 B
SGOL ETFS Gold Trust 110.03 0.32% 0.39%
UBG E-TRACS USB Bloomberg Commodity Index Exchange Traded Notes E-TRACS UBS Bloomberg CMCI Gold ETN 28.86 0.07%
UGL ProShares Ultra Gold 32.14 0.66% 136.37 M 0.95%