ProShares UltraShort Australian DollarFind Ratings Reports
- Last Ratings Update:09/30/2016
- Price as of 09/30/2016 :$49.68
- Net Assets:$20.6 Million
- Peer Rank:96 of 123
- Investment Rating:C-
We rate ProShares UltraSht Australian Dlr at C-. Positive factors that influence this rating include a greater than above average total return, low price volatility and low expense structure. The fund may be considered for investors seeking a Growth & Income strategy.
POSITIVES AND RISKS
Total return ranks above peers over the last three years. The ProShares UltraSht Australian Dlr has returned an annual rate of 5.11% since inception. More recently, the fund has generated a total return of 5.38% in the last three years, -22.29% in the last year, and -3.82% in the last six months. How does that compare to other equity funds? In the last three years, it has outperformed 51% of them. It has also outpaced 4% of its competitors on a one year basis for the period ending 9/30/2016. On a year to date basis, CROC has returned -14.57%.
Downside risk has been below average. CROC has a draw down risk of -23.01%, which is the largest price decline experienced over the last three years. This fund has a three year standard deviation of 20.8%. This fund has experienced a high level of volatility in its monthly performance over the last 36 months. As of 9/30/2016, the fund was trading at a price of $49.68, which is 5.8% below its 52-week high of $52.74 and 0.5% above its 52-week low of $49.42.
High expense ratio hinders performance. On total assets of $20.60 million, CROC maintains a high expense ratio compared to its Growth & Income peers of 1.03% to cover all operating costs. Brokerage costs for the fund to buy and sell shares are not included in the expense ratio. As CROC is an exchange traded fund, it has no front end or back end load.
The ProShares UltraSht Australian Dlr is managed by Todd B. Johnson at ProShare Advisors LLC. This fund is one of 140 ProShare Advisors LLC exchange-traded funds launched since 6/19/2006 that we track.