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The Obesity ETF (SLIM)

Delayed Data
As of 2:00pm ET
 +0.4553 / +1.51%
Today’s Change
Today|||52-Week Range

Investment Objective

The investment seeks investment results that correspond generally to the performance- before fees and expenses- of an index which is designed to track the performance of companies globally that are positioned to profit from servicing the obese- including biotechnology- pharmaceutical- health care and medical device companies whose business is focused on obesity and obesity related disease and companies focused on weight loss programs- weight loss supplements- or plus sized apparel. The fund invests at least 80% of its net assets in the stocks that comprise the Solactive Obesity Index. It is non-diversified.

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1 month+6.07% 3 years--
3 months+4.13% 5 years--
1 year+34.45% Since inception+13.38%
Data through 12/12/2017

Quote Details

Previous close$30.17
Open day’s range30.28 – 30.63
Net asset value (NAV)30.28 (12/11/2017)
Daily volume1,110
Average volume (3 months)707
Data as of 2:00pm ET, 12/12/2017

Peer Comparisonvs. Health ETFs

Performance 5-yr return--+16.79%
Expense Gross exp ratio0.50%1.33%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio--1.12
Net assets$3.0M$3.1B
Average market cap$9.5B$27.3B
Average P/E22.822.4
Dividend / Share--0.30%


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Top 5 Sectors
Portfolio weighting
Business service --
Consumer goods --
Consumer service --
Energy --
Financial service --
Top 10 Holdings
Portfolio weighting
-- 20.23%
-- 20.07%
DXCM DexCom Inc5.66%
PODD Insulet Corp5.18%
-- 4.78%
DVA Davita Inc4.68%
-- 4.19%
HLF Herbalife Ltd3.89%
-- 3.30%
NXTM NxStage Medical Inc2.67%