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Commodities Exchange-Traded Funds

You can play commodities with shares of commodity-related companies, managed mutual funds (most natural resource funds charge very high fees and are heavily weighted with oil company stocks), futures contracts (leave them to the professionals) and commodity oriented exchange-traded funds. The following table lists 18 ETFs that include oil, gold, silver, base metals and other commodities. Be sure you understand what commodities the ETF owns or tracks before you buy it.

Commodities ETFs
Price Quote & Yield
1-Year Price Chart
Energy Select Sector SPDR Fund
iShares Dow Jones U.S. Basic Materials Sector Index Fund
iShares Gold Trust
iShares Dow Jones U.S. Energy Sector Index Fund
 iShares Dow Jones U.S. Oil & Gas Exploration & Production Index Fund 
 iShares Dow Jones U.S. Oil Equipment & Services Index Fund
iShares S&P Global Energy Sector Index Fund
iShares S&P North American Natural Resources Sector Index Fund
iShares MSCI Australia Index Fund
iShares MSCI Canada Index Fund
ishares Silver Trust
Materials Select Sector SPDR 
PowerShares DB Agriculture Fund
PowerShares DB Commodity Index Tracking Fund
PowerShares Energy Exploration & Production Portfolio
PowerShares Oil & Gas Services Portfolio
SPDR Gold Shares
U.S. Oil Fund
United States Natural Gas Fund, LP
Vanguard Energy ETF
Price and dividend data from Quandl. All ETFs

Price Chart for DBC