|Day's Range||12.5700 - 12.6100|
|52 Week Range||11.2200 - 14.8800|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||7.84|
|Dividend & Yield||N/A (N/A)|
|1y Target Est||N/A|
Last week, this blog noted that the Central Fund of Canada (CEF) was a great way to buy gold and silver bullion at a discount. The ETF continues to trade at a 6% discount to its net asset value, just above its average 52-week discount. Last month, Sprott Asset Management, a subsidiary of Sprott announced that it filed an application with the Court of Queen's Bench of Alberta to take over the Central Fund of Canada, exchanging its Class A shares for trust units of a newly-formed CEF to be called the New Sprott Trust.
Central Fund of Canada (CEF) and Sprott Physical Gold Trust (PHYS) get honor grades for cost control because their expenses are in the neighborhood of 0.4% a year. Their costs, that is, put them in the company of the largest gold exchange-traded fund, SPDR Gold Shares (GLD). CEF has silver bullion as well