United States Copper Index Fund, LP (CPER)

NYSEARCA: CPER · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
-0.43 (-1.85%)
Dec 5, 2022 4:00 PM EST - Market closed
Assets $180.18M
NAV $23.25
Expense Ratio 0.88%
PE Ratio n/a
Shares Out 7.75M
Dividend (ttm) n/a
Dividend Yield n/a
Ex-Dividend Date n/a
1-Year Return -10.86%
Volume 57,925
Open 23.21
Previous Close 23.30
Day's Range 22.75 - 23.31
52-Week Low 19.11
52-Week High 30.12
Beta 0.71
Holdings 4
Inception Date Nov 15, 2011

About CPER

The United States Copper Index Fund, LP (CPER) is an exchange-traded fund that is based on the SummerHaven Copper index. The fund tracks a rules-based index of copper futures contracts selected based on the shape of the copper futures curve. CPER was launched on Nov 15, 2011 and is managed by US Commodity Funds.

Asset Class Commodity
Sector Metals
Region North America
Stock Exchange NYSEARCA
Ticker Symbol CPER
Issuer Website US Commodity Funds
Index Tracked SummerHaven Copper


‘Era of cheap' copper prices may be coming to an end

Risks to global demand contributed to a decline in copper prices this year, but the value of the industrial metal may have fallen too far, as supplies look to remain tight for another decade or more.

3 weeks ago - Market Watch

Copper Prices Are Imperiling Electrification And Decarbonization

Embracing responsible copper production is a small price to pay for electrification and decarbonization.

1 month ago - Forbes

If the Fed Does Pivot, Be in This Asset

The latest case for copper

2 months ago - InvestorPlace

Looming Copper Crunch May Boost ETFs

Clean tech demand and underinvesting in mines are pinching supplies.

Other symbols: COPXDBCVT
2 months ago - ETFcom

‘Copper is the new lithium'; these metals are facing ‘shortages' - Nicole Adshead-Bell

(Kitco News) - As the U.S. and Europe move towards more electricity use in transportation and energy, copper will rise in demand even as supply crunches remain, said Nicole Adshead-Bell, Director at Cup...

2 months ago - Kitco

Copper's price will more than double due to elevated demand and green technology - Rob McEwen

(Kitco News) - The price of copper, currently trading near $3.50 per pound, could skyrocket to "$6 or $8" on the back of heightened demand, said Rob McEwen, Chairman of McEwen Mining.

2 months ago - Kitco

Gold, silver feeling the pressure from hawkish central banks

(Kitco News) - Gold and silver prices are modestly lower in midday U.S. trading Tuesday. Hawkish monetary policies from the U.S. Federal Reserve and other major central banks of the world have cast a pa...

2 months ago - Kitco

How Will a Strong Dollar Impact Metals?

2022 has so far been the year of the US dollar, which has rallied over 22%. In that same time frame, both precious and industrial metals have stumbled badly.

2 months ago - Bloomberg Markets and Finance

We like copper, oil and gold for a bounce at these levels, says Carter Worth

Carter Worth, Worth Charting founder and CEO, joins 'The Exchange' to discuss the relationship between precious and industrial metals, why oil could bounce and how the long-term chart for oil looks.

2 months ago - CNBC Television

WTI Drops $4.0, Copper Sheds 2.0% as Weak Chinese Data Sparks Demand Concerns

Chinese data out on Monday showed a slowdown in July economic activity, weighing heavily on WTI, copper and other commodities.

4 months ago - FXEmpire

Digging in to See Which Commodities Are Exciting

Commodities ETFs incurred net outflows of $6.3 billion in July, shrinking the year-to-date net inflows total to $8.6 billion. While heavy inflationary pressures may be easing as we head into the fall, i...

Other symbols: UNG
4 months ago - ETF Trends

Pelosi's visit to Taiwan rattles global copper markets, but slowing growth in China still the bigger worry

Copper prices fell for the third straight day on Wednesday as tensions between the U.S. and China flared as House Speaker Nancy Pelosi wrapped up her visit to Taiwan, an island that China claims as its ...

4 months ago - Market Watch

WTI Gains Over $2.50 Amid Post-Fed Risk-on Flows and Bullish Inventory Data, Copper Rallies 2.4%

Commodities gained across the board on Wednesday, aided by risk-on flows and buck weakness after the Fed interest rate announcement.

4 months ago - FXEmpire

Gold, silver and copper are ripe for short covering - analysts

(Kitco News) - Hedge funds continue to add to their bearish bets on gold. Still, analysts say that the downside could be limited and the market is becoming an attractive contrarian move.

4 months ago - Kitco

Gold prod'n jumps at Newcrest due to Brucejack, but copper prod'n falls

(Kitco News) - There was also an additional benefit of a weakening Australian dollar against the US dollar on Australian dollar denominated operating costs.

4 months ago - Kitco

Copper/gold ratio shows Fed monetary policy is too tight - MKS PAMP

(Kitco News) - As recession fears continue to rise, one market analyst said that one barometer could indicate that the Federal Reserve is close to shifting its monetary policy, which would be positive f...

4 months ago - Kitco

Copper prices could bounce after three-month slide

Carter Worth of Worth Charting joins 'The Exchange' to discuss the recent rise in copper prices, which have been down more than 30% over the last few months.

5 months ago - CNBC Television

Copper ETFs Rise After the Industrial Metal Suffered a Horrible Week

Copper-related exchange traded funds rebounded Friday after the copper market suffered through its worst weekly pullback in a year. On Friday, the United States Copper Index Fund (CPER) rose 0.3% and th...

5 months ago - ETF Trends

Copper prices sink, flashing another recession warning

Copper prices have declined nearly 30% since the beginning of the year, a troubling sign as the commodity serves as a good barometer of economic health.

5 months ago - Fox Business

Copper Prices Fall Lowest in 20 Months. This Miner Just Warned of an Earnings Hit.

Miner Rio Tinto warned Friday inflation and labor shortages would hit underlying second half earnings. The stock fell 1.7% in the premarket.

5 months ago - Barrons

Copper falls below $7,000 a ton for the first time in 2 years, flashing a potential recession signal

The commodity, which is seen as a key economic bellwether, is currently in a bear market.

5 months ago - Business Insider

The need for copper will double between now and 2035, says S&P's Dan Yergin

S&P Global's Dan Yergin joins 'The Exchange' to discuss the commodities complex, including copper, and the transition to clean energy.

5 months ago - CNBC Television

Gold is below its fair value, but silver and copper look better as turnaround plays - Quant Insight

(Kitco News) - The gold market is at a discount to fair value; however, as long as the Federal Reserve continues aggressively tightening its monetary policy, investors are expected to remain on the side...

5 months ago - Kitco

Commodity prices from copper to wheat are collapsing and that could flip global inflation into deflation, says Societe Generale

"The long and the short of it is that US CPI food price inflation is set to collapse into deflation, just as it did in 2008/9," SocGen analysts wrote.

Other symbols: WEAT
5 months ago - Business Insider

Copper prices trade near a 2-year low, but may not have hit bottom yet

Copper prices saw their biggest quarterly percentage decline in more than a decade and recently traded at their lowest level since November 2020, but the metal may still have room to fall before its rol...

5 months ago - Market Watch