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United States Copper Index Fund (CPER)

NYSEARCA: CPER · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
26.18 0.33 (1.28%)
Sep 24, 2021 4:00 PM EDT - Market closed
Expense Ratio0.80%
PE Ration/a
Shares Out10.55M
Dividend (ttm)n/a
Dividend Yieldn/a
Ex-Dividend Daten/a
1-Year Return
Previous Close25.85
Day's Range25.85 - 26.33
52-Week Low17.70
52-Week High29.60
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


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1 week 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.

3 weeks 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...

1 month 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...

1 month ago - Kitco

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...

2 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.

2 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 ...

2 months ago - Benzinga

Copper gutted as China, Fed pressure metals

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

3 months ago - Fox Business

Could be seeing stimulus-led recovery: LME CEO

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

3 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...

3 months ago - Kitco

What's Driving the Corn Futures Roller Coaster?

Corn futures went on a wild ride last week. On Tuesday, corn futures traded "limit down," the maximum permitted decline in one trading day, followed by corn futures trading "limit up," the maximum incre...

3 months ago - Bloomberg Markets and Finance

What Does Copper Tell Us About the Post-Pandemic World?

Copper prices doubled during the pandemic, as the industrial staple benefited from a supply crunch, surging consumer spending and the accelerating transition to renewable energy systems. What does coppe...

3 months ago - Bloomberg Markets and Finance

Copper, silver and gold should all be in your portfolio - BCA

(Kitco News) - With inflation pressures picking up, gold will be an attractive hedge in a portfolio. Still, copper and silver will also be an attractive asset to own, according to one research firm.

3 months ago - Kitco

The Race For Copper, The Metal Of The Future

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3 months ago - Forbes

7 Stocks to Buy Amid Exploding Copper Prices and Global Rebound Optimism

Copper is a leading barometer for global economic health. Here are seven copper stocks if you are optimistic on the economy.

3 months ago - InvestorPlace

Why Goldman's top commodity analyst sees copper as an alternative to crypto

Cryptocurrencies are an alternative to copper — not gold — when it comes to hedging against inflation, according to Goldman Sachs' Jeff Currie.

3 months ago - CNBC

The Metals Roundup for the Month of May

May was a big month for metals, with lots of interesting developments. Here's the current state of gold, silver, copper, platinum, and palladium.

Other symbols:SGDJ
3 months ago - ETF Trends

World's copper production to reach 25 million tonnes in 2026 - report

(Kitco News) - According to the Australian Government's Department of Industry, Science, Energy and Resources (DISER), the world's copper mine production was stable year-on-year in 2020 at approximately...

3 months ago - Kitco

Look for copper price of $5.25 by end of year start of 2022 - CIBC

(Kitco News) - The copper market might be seeing some near-term profit taking as prices fall from record highs, but one Canadian bank thinks the rally is just starting.

4 months ago - Kitco

What Can 'Dr. Copper' Tell Investors?

Investors frequently rely on copper price trends to gauge future movements in the global economy. But which aspects of an economy does copper most closely mirror?

4 months ago - Bloomberg Markets and Finance

Copper price is flying too close to the sun - WoodMac

(Kitco News) - Like the Greek legend, the copper market appears to have flown too close to the sun in its historic rise to record levels. Now, prices are falling back down to earth, according to one res...

4 months ago - Kitco

Mining Stocks Gleam As Copper, The Red Metal, Becomes The 'Green Metal'

Mining stocks have bulldozed ahead as prices for copper, iron ore and aluminum surged. Long-term bullish outlooks for copper prices are tied to green energy and EVs.

4 months ago - Investors Business Daily

Copper crunch drives record prices

Copper is emerging as the new commodity to cash in on.

Other symbols:COPXFCXSCCO
4 months ago - Fox Business

Commodity ETFs Have Their Moment

A host of funds offer access to the rally, and our tools can help.

4 months ago - ETFcom

Copper to surge at least seven-fold before this bull market is over – Goehring & Rozencwajg

(Kitco News) - Copper is one of the leaders of this year's commodities bull rally, and its price surge is far from over, according to Goehring & Rozencwajg Associates, which is projecting at least a sev...

4 months ago - Kitco