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Rydex Precious Metals Fund Class C (RYZCX)

Net Asset Value
1 Day
Overall Morningstar Rating
Equity precious metals
Style or Category
No Load
Sales Expenses
Expense Ratio
Above Average
Morningstar Risk Rating™
Investment Objective The investment seeks capital appreciation. Under normal circumstances- the fund invests substantially all (at least 80%) of its net assets in equity securities of Precious Metals Companies that are traded in the United States and in derivatives- which primarily consist of futures contracts and options on securities- futures contracts- and stock indices. It may invest to a significant extent in the securities of Precious Metals Companies that have small to mid-sized capitalizations. The fund also may purchase American Depositary Receipts ("ADRs") to gain exposure to foreign Precious Metals Companies and U.S. government securities. It is non-diversified.


1 month+6.04% 3 years+1.34%
3 months+1.47% 5 years-11.83%
1 year-4.01% Since inception+2.29%
Data through --

Peer Comparisonvs. Equity precious metals

Performance 5-yr return-11.83%-10.16%
Expense ratio2.27%1.42%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio-0.14-0.10
Net assets$59.2M$632.9M
Average market cap$5.0B$3.4B
Average P/E24.022.7
Portfolio turnover508%508%

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Fund Management and Purchase Info

Fund familyRydex Funds
Fund manager & tenureMichael Byrum / 17 Years
Minimal initial investment$2,500.00
Minimum IRA investment$1,000.00


International stock80.82%
U.S. stock27.30%
Fixed income0.00%
Top 5 Sectors
Portfolio weighting
Industrial materials 100.00%
Business service 0.00%
Consumer goods 0.00%
Consumer service 0.00%
Energy 0.00%
Top 10 Holdings
Portfolio weighting
FCX Freeport-McMoRan Inc8.42%
NEM Newmont Mining Corp6.84%
-- 6.29%
-- 5.84%
-- 5.25%
-- 5.16%
-- 4.63%
GOLD Randgold Resources Ltd4.61%
GDXJ VanEck Vectors Junior Gold Miners ETF4.53%
RGLD Royal Gold Inc3.29%