iPath B Performance

OILB -- USA Etf  

USD 65.28  0.20  0.31%

The entity maintains market beta of 0.0 which attests that the returns on MARKET and iPath B are completely uncorrelated. Even though it is essential to pay attention to iPath B SP historical price patterns, it is always good to be careful when utilizing equity current price history. Macroaxis philosophy towards determining future performance of any etf is to check both, its past performance charts as well as the business as a whole, including all available technical indicators. iPath B SP exposes twenty-one different technical indicators which can help you to evaluate its performance.
 Time Horizon     30 Days    Login   to change

iPath B SP Relative Risk vs. Return Landscape

If you would invest  7,196  in iPath B SP GSCI Crude Oil TR ETN on May 22, 2018 and sell it today you would lose (668.00)  from holding iPath B SP GSCI Crude Oil TR ETN or give up 9.28% of portfolio value over 30 days. iPath B SP GSCI Crude Oil TR ETN is currenly does not generate positive expected returns and assumes 1.6764% risk (volatility on return distribution) over the 30 days horizon. In different words, 15% of equities are less volatile than iPath B SP GSCI Crude Oil TR ETN and 99% of traded equity instruments are projected to make higher returns than the company over the 30 days investment horizon.
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Given the investment horizon of 30 days, iPath B SP GSCI Crude Oil TR ETN is expected to under-perform the market. In addition to that, the company is 2.84 times more volatile than its market benchmark. It trades about -0.26 of its total potential returns per unit of risk. The DOW is currently generating roughly -0.07 per unit of volatility.

iPath B Market Risk Analysis

Sharpe Ratio = -0.2555
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iPath B Relative Performance Indicators

Estimated Market Risk
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 85 %
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Expected Return
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 1 %
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Risk-Adjusted Return
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 1 %
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Based on monthly moving average iPath B is performing at about 0% of its full potential. If added to a well diversified portfolio the total return can be enhanced and market risk can be reduced. You can increase risk-adjusted return of iPath B by adding it to a well-diversified portfolio.

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iPath B SP GSCI Crude Oil TR ETN Risk Adjusted Performance Analysis

Risk-Adjusted Performance

Over the last 30 days iPath B SP GSCI Crude Oil TR ETN has generated negative risk-adjusted returns adding no value to investors with long positions.

iPath B Alerts

Equity Alerts and Improvement Suggestions
iPath B SP generates negative expected return over the last 30 days
The fund maintains all of the assets in different exotic instruments
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