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GAZ iPath® Bloomberg Natural Gas SubTR ETN

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Fund GAZ iPath® Bloomberg Natural Gas SubTR ETN UBN UBS ETRACS CMCI Energy Total Return ETN USO United States Oil  
100% 99% 99%
Annual Fees
(0.75% Exp. Ratio)
(0.65% Exp. Ratio)
(0.72% Exp. Ratio)
Future Est. Balance in 30 yrs
Assuming 0.15% annual return
$8,345.09 $8,601.06 $8,421.10
Est. savings over 30 yrs +$255.96 +$76.01
As of 9/30/16
1 YR RETURN -51.13%
3 YR -40.76%
5 YR -39.44%
10 YR --
1 YR RETURN -10.55%
3 YR -23.74%
5 YR -13.48%
10 YR --
1 YR RETURN -24.48%
3 YR -33.17%
5 YR -18.53%
10 YR -15.18%
The Dow Jones-UBS Natural Gas Subindex Total ReturnService Mark is a sub-index of the Dow Jones-UBS Commodity Index Total Return and reflects the returns that are potentially available through an unleveraged investment in the futures contracts on physical commodities comprising the index plus the rate of interest that could be earned on cash collateral invested in specified Treasury Bills. The index includes the contract in the Dow Jones-UBS Commodity Index Total ReturnService Mark that relates to a single commodity, natural gas (currently the Henry Hub Natural Gas futures contract traded on the NYMEX).
The investment seeks to track the price and performance yield, before fees and expenses, of the UBS Bloomberg CMCI Energy Total Return index. The fund is designed to be representative of the entire liquid forward curve of each commodity in the index. The index measures the collateralized returns from a diversified basket of energy future contracts and is designed to be representative of the entire liquid forward curve of each commodity in the index. It is comprised of the seven futures contracts included in the CMCI with five different target maturities for each individual commodity.
The investment seeks to reflect the performance, less expenses, of the spot price of West Texas Intermediate (WTI) light, sweet crude oil. The fund will invest in futures contracts forlight, sweet crude oil, other types of crude oil, diesel-heating oil, gasoline, natural gas, and other petroleum-based fuels that are traded on the NYMEX, ICE Futures Exchange or other U.S. and foreign exchanges.

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