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EWSC Guggenheim S&P SmallCap 600® Eql Wt ETF

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Fund EWSC Guggenheim S&P SmallCap 600® Eql Wt ETF IJR iShares Core S&P Small-Cap VTMSX Vanguard Tax-Managed Small Cap Adm  
Similarity
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100% 97% 98%
Annual Fees
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$43.34
(0.41% Exp. Ratio)
$7.40
(0.07% Exp. Ratio)
$11.63
(0.11% Exp. Ratio)
Future Est. Balance in 30 yrs
Assuming 5.71% annual return
$46,744.69 $51,777.01 $51,158.84
Est. savings over 30 yrs +$5,032.32 +$4,414.15
Return
As of 11/30/16
1 YR RETURN 12.82%
3 YR 3.57%
5 YR 11.71%
10 YR --
1 YR RETURN 16.59%
3 YR 8.75%
5 YR 16.11%
10 YR 8.60%
1 YR RETURN 15.92%
3 YR 8.79%
5 YR 16.03%
10 YR 8.73%
Description
The investment seeks to correspond as closely as possible, before fees and expenses, to the price and yield performance of the S&P SmallCap 600® Equal Weight Index. The fund invests primarily in equity securities to meet its investment objective of replicating the underlying index as closely as possible, before fees and expenses. The S&P SmallCap 600® Equal Weight Index is an unmanaged equal weighted version of the S&P SmallCap 600® Index, which measures the performance of the small-cap segment of the market. The fund is non-diversified.
The investment seeks to track the investment results of the S&P SmallCap 600® (the "underlying index"), which measures the performance of the small-capitalization sector of the U.S. equity market. The fund generally invests at least 90% of its assets in securities of the underlying index and in depositary receipts representing securities of the underlying index. It may invest the remainder of its assets in certain futures, options and swap contracts, cash and cash equivalents, as well as in securities not included in the underlying index, but which the advisor believes will help the fund track the underlying index.
The investment seeks to provide a tax-efficient investment return consisting of long-term capital appreciation. The fund purchases stocks included in the Standard & Poor's SmallCap 600 Index-an index that is made up of stocks of smaller U.S. companies-in approximately the same proportions as in the index. To improve tax efficiency, it may limit investments in index securities that have undesirable tax characteristics, and may continue to hold securities no longer included in the index.

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