United States Copper Index Fund (CPER)

NYSEARCA: CPER · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
-0.25 (-0.92%)
Jan 27, 2022 4:00 PM EST - Market closed
Expense Ratio1.08%
PE Ration/a
Shares Out8.05M
Dividend (ttm)n/a
Dividend Yieldn/a
Ex-Dividend Daten/a
1-Year Return+21.98%
Previous Close27.17
Day's Range26.82 - 27.35
52-Week Low21.62
52-Week High21.62
Inception DateNov 15, 2011

About CPER

The investment seeks the daily changes in percentage terms of its shares' per share net asset value (NAV) to reflect the daily changes in percentage terms of the SummerHaven Copper Index Total ReturnSM (the SCI), less CPER's expenses. The fund seeks to achieve its investment objective by investing to the fullest extent possible in the Benchmark Component Copper Futures Contracts. The SCI is designed to reflect the performance of the investment returns from a portfolio of copper futures contracts on the Commodity Exchange, Inc. exchange (COMEX).

Asset ClassCommodity
RegionNorth America
IssuerUSCF Investments
Stock ExchangeNYSEARCA
Ticker SymbolCPER
Index TrackedSummerHaven Copper Index Total Return


Demand for electric vehicles will keep copper afloat in 2022

(Kitco News) - It is safe to say that 2021 was a very strong year for base metals. As inflation kicked in the price of raw materials rose.

3 weeks ago - Kitco

Commodities Corner: The tale of two metals: why copper and silver have taken split paths this year

Copper and silver markets have taken different paths this year, with a global economic recovery from the pandemic and tight supplies contributing to a third-straight year of gains for copper, but silver...

1 month ago - Market Watch

World copper demand to grow on economic recovery and global energy transition - report

(Kitco News) - Global refined copper consumption is forecast to reach 27 million tonnes in 2023, increasing by 5% over the two years of the outlook period.

2 months ago - Kitco

Oil and copper are our two favorite commodities here: Goldman's Courvalin

Damien Courvalin, head of energy research at Goldman Sachs, joins 'The Exchange' to discuss the commodities trade and why it could be a great buying opportunity. For access to live and exclusive video f...

2 months ago - CNBC Television

Why Copper Stocks Look Interesting Again: A Price Chart Analysis

Months and weeks of decline may be ending if you look closely at price chart indicators.

3 months ago - Forbes

Copper to extend slump in 2022 as mines ramp up, China weakens - Reuters poll

Copper prices are due to extend their decline next year from record levels touched in 2021 as mine supply ramps up and economic growth tapers in top market China, a Reuters poll found.

3 months ago - Reuters

Copper is the new toilet paper, hoarding is one reason LME inventories at 47-year low

(Kitco News) - A supply crunch and growing demand have pushed the copper market to the brink of a new breaking point as the London Metals Exchange adjusts its rules to deal with historically low invento...

3 months ago - Kitco

It could be time to ditch oil and look to copper: BofA's Ciana

Paul Ciana, chief fixed income, currencies and commodities technical strategist at Bank of America, joins The Exchange to discuss the commodities trade beyond oil and gas. For access to live and exclusi...

3 months ago - CNBC Television

Copper prices setting up for record surge

Commodity traders are rotating out of oil and into industrial metal copper setting it up for a hot cycle.

3 months ago - Fox Business

The Tell: Why investors should buy the dip in copper over the next 3 months amid a commodity ‘supercycle'

Investors should buy the dip in copper over the next three months to benefit from a “supercycle” for the industrial metal that will be driven by decarbonization trends such as the electrification of veh...

4 months ago - Market Watch

Commodities Corner: Commodities, including iron ore and copper, take a hit on potential collapse of China's Evergrande

Prices for some commodities, including iron ore and copper, took a hit on Monday, as the potential collapse of one of China's biggest property developers fueled worries about the economy, and potential ...

4 months ago - Market Watch

Gold, Silver, and Copper Could Be Vessels for Green Energy

Quantum chemists believe that gold, silver, and copper could be promising candidates for hydrogen storage. This has huge implications for green energy, as hydrogen is incredibly volatile and challenging...

4 months ago - ETF Trends

It's Complicated: Copper's Weird Relationship to the Dollar

Copper continues sliding back from its record high in May. That, however, would be news to many of the world's biggest importers of copper, who are obliged to pay for the commodity in U.S. dollars.

4 months ago - Bloomberg Markets and Finance

Copper market and producers still look good even as prices fall 15% from record highs - Third Avenue Management

(Kitco News) - The copper market continues to struggle as prices fall further from their record highs three months ago. However, one fund manager said there is still an opportunity for the base metal to...

5 months ago - Kitco

Global copper output up 2% in Q1 2021, but fears of production shortages remain - report

(Kitco News) - According to the data by the Department of Industry, Science, Energy and Resources of the Government of Australia (DISER), in Q1 2021, global mine copper production increased by 2%, const...

5 months ago - Kitco

Commodities Corner: Copper's run to record highs may not be over yet

Copper has had an impressive run so far this year and after a recent pullback from its record highs, tight supplies and rising demand for the industrial metal suggest prices may climb even higher.

5 months ago - Market Watch

Copper could fall another 14% and end the year at $8,000 - Capital Economics

(Kitco News) - Copper's robust rally to record highs in the first half of the year could present the high water market for the base metal as its fundamental supply picture starts to balance out, accordi...

6 months ago - Kitco

Copper smelting hits June lull according to satellite surveys

(Kitco News) - Accoridng to geo-spatial analysis June global copper smelting activity was down due to China entering its seasonal maintenance window.

6 months ago - Kitco

Copper's Indispensable Role in Clean Energy Could Drive Price of the Metal Up 66%

Image Provided By Flickr In a report released last May, Goldman Sachs (NYSE: GS) analysts estimated that copper prices could skyrocket to $15,000 per ton, a growth of more than 66%, by 2025. While many ...

6 months ago - Benzinga

Copper gutted as China, Fed pressure metals

Copper is getting crushed in the worst week since March of 2020.

7 months ago - Fox Business

Commodities Corner: Why copper's drop from all-time highs may not mark the end of its run up in prices

Copper prices have dropped from a record high last month following efforts by China to stem the rally in commodities. But supply constraints and growing demand suggest that the industrial metal's run-up...

7 months ago - Market Watch

Lumber and copper prices have further to slide as speculation dies down and supply catches up, a top commodity strate...

Lumber futures point to a price slide in the winter, while copper could fall 10% over the summer before rebounding, Saxo strategist Ole Hansen said.

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7 months ago - Business Insider

Copper tumbles 5% to a 7-week low amid concerns that China will release its stockpiles

Copper on Tuesday was trading lower by 0.74% at $9,955 a ton. The metal peaked at a record high of $10,747 on May 10.

7 months ago - Business Insider

Could be seeing stimulus-led recovery: LME CEO

Matthew Chamberlain discusses commodity prices and the underlying factors that might be driving a commodity supercycle.

7 months ago - CNBC International TV

Global refined copper demand to rise 31% by 2030 - report

(Kitco News) - According to the Australian Government's Department of Industry, Science, Energy and Resources (DISER), copper consumption is expected to continue recovering and increasing, driven by imp...

7 months ago - Kitco