|Expense Ratio (net)||0.74%|
|Morningstar Risk Rating||★★★★|
|Last Cap Gain||0.00|
|Inception Date||Jun 28, 2002|
|Average for Category||N/A|
Surveying the fund and ETF landscape, from direct hedges like TIPS to indirect inflation-fighting plays such as floating rate loans and commodities.
Surveying direct and indirect hedges, both traditional mutual funds and exchange-traded funds.
The slide in commodities continues. Oil prices cracked below $70 per barrel after OPEC declined to cut production. Gold sank toward $1150 an ounce after a Swiss vote to compel more central bank gold buying failed and gold holdings in the SPDR Gold ETF (GLD) shrank to a six-year low. Copper sagged beneath $3 per ounce on tepid China manufacturing activity.