RYF

Guggenheim S&P 500® Equal Weight Financials ETF
On September 16, 2016, to ensure that Guggenheim S&P 500® Equal Weight Financials ETF (RYF) continues to align with its benchmark index, RYF intends to replace its real estate stock holdings with shares of Guggenheim S&P 500® Equal Weight Real Estate ETF (EWRE). After market close on September 16, Shareholders of RYF as of September 16, 2016 will receive 0.50 shares of EWRE for each share of RYF owned, plus a small amount of cash for any fractional shares. See RYF’s prospectus supplement for more information.
NAV $38.82
Change -$0.19 | -0.49%
As Of 2/24/17

Investment Objective

Seeks to replicate as closely as possible, before fees and expenses, the performance of the S&P 500® Equal Weight Index Financials.


Net Asset Value

as of 2/24/17
NAV  $38.82
Change $-0.19 | -0.49%


Summary


Ticker RYF
CUSIP 78355W858
Asset Class Sector
Inception Date 11/1/06
Gross Expense Ratio 0.40%
Net Expense Ratio 0.40%
IOPV Ticker RYF.IV
Related Index Ticker S40
Investment Adviser Security Investors, LLC.
Distributor Guggenheim Funds Distributors, LLC.


Profile

as of 2/24/17
Volume 63,224
Last Sale Price $38.82
52-Week Range $45.69 / $30.71
Shares Outstanding 10,300,000
Total Net Assets $399,814,887.21

Overall Morningstar RatingTM *

as of 12/31/16

Among Financial Funds

This Fund was rated, based on its risk-adjusted returns, 4 stars for 3 years, 4 stars for 5 years, 3 stars for 10 years, and 4 stars Overall out of 100, 94, 71, and 100 Financial funds, respectively.

Market Close

as of 2/24/17
Close  $38.82
Change $-0.21 | -0.54%
High | Low $38.83 | $38.61
Bid/Ask Midpoint  $38.82
Premium / Discount  -0.01%


Historical Bid/Ask Midpoint to NAV

as of 2/24/17
  Days % of Total Days
Premium 940 36.22%
Discount 1266 48.79%
Equal to NAV 389 14.99%
Total 2595 100.00%


Characteristics

as of 2/24/17
Number of Stocks 63
Return on Equity (quarterly 12/30/16) 18.14%
Price to Earning (P/E) 17.55
Price to Book (P/B) 1.41
Dividend Amount $0.01
Ex-Dividend Date N/A


Risk

as of 1/31/17
Standard Deviation Sharpe Ratio Beta R-Squared
14.15 0.94 1.01 99.83

Definitions

Standard Deviation A statistical measure of the historical volatility of an investment, computed using 36 monthly returns. More generally, a measure of the extent to which numbers are spread around their average. The higher the number, the more volatility is to be expected.
Sharpe Ratio A risk-adjusted measure developed by William F. Sharpe, calculated using standard deviation and excess return to determine reward per unit of risk. The higher the Sharpe ratio, the better the fund's risk-adjusted performance.
Beta Beta is a statistical measure of volatility relative to the overall market, usually the S&P 500. A positive beta indicates movement in the same direction as the market, while a negative beta indicates movement inverse to the market. Beta for the market is generally considered to be 1. A beta above 1 or below -1 indicates more volatility than the market. A beta between 1 to -1 indicates less volatility than the market.
R-Squared
A measurement of how closely an investment's performance correlates with the performance of a benchmark, such as the S&P 500, and thus a measurement of what portion of its performance may be explained by the performance of the overall market or index. Values for R-squared range from 0 to 100, where 0 indicates no correlation and 100 indicates perfect correlation.
Return on Equity Measures a company’s profitability by demonstrating how much profit a company generates with money invested by shareholders. It is calculated by dividing a company’s 12 month net income by shareholder equity and is expressed as a percentage.
Price to Earns (P/E) The weighted average of each individual stock’s P/E ratio. The P/E ratio of a stock is calculated by dividing the current price of the stock by its trailing 12 month’s earnings per share.
Price to Book (P/B) The market price of a stock divided by the book value per share.

NAV is the price per share at which each Fund issues and redeems shares. The net asset value per share for each Fund is determined once daily as of the close of the listing exchange, usually 4:00 p.m. Eastern time, each day the listing exchange is open for trading. NAV per share is determined by dividing the value of the Fund’s portfolio securities, cash and other assets (including accrued interest), less all liabilities (including accrued expenses), by the total number of shares outstanding.

The closing price is the price of the last reported trade on any exchange on which the Fund trades before the market closes, usually at 4 pm Eastern time.

The bid/ask midpoint is the midpoint of the highest bid and lowest offer on the listing exchange at the time that the NAV is calculated, usually 4 pm Eastern time.

The premium/discount is the amount the Fund is trading higher (“premium”) or lower (“discount”) to its NAV, expressed as a percentage of its bid/ask midpoint to its NAV. A positive number indicates it’s trading at premium and a negative number indicates it’s trading at a discount.

Overview

as of 2/24/2017
Total Assets $399,814,887
Number of Stocks 63
Percent Stock 99.81%
Percent Cash / Other 0.19%

Sectors / Industries

as of 2/24/17

Holdings

as of 2/24/17

Security Name Ticker Shares
Held
Market
Value
% of Net Assets Sector / Industry
PROGRESSIVE CORP/THE PGR 178,943 $6,987,724.15 1.75% Insurance
S&P GLOBAL, INC. SPGI 53,321 $6,975,453.22 1.74% Capital Markets
MOODY'S CORPORATION MCO 61,466 $6,963,483.14 1.74% Capital Markets
GALLAGHER (ARTHUR J.) & C AJG 120,809 $6,869,199.74 1.72% Insurance
ALLSTATE CORP ALL 84,614 $6,846,118.74 1.71% Insurance
UNUM GROUP UNM 140,776 $6,824,820.48 1.71% Insurance
XL GROUP LTD XL 165,515 $6,805,976.80 1.70% Insurance
PNC FINANCIAL SERVICES PNC 53,312 $6,764,226.56 1.69% Banks
AMERIPRISE FINANCIAL AMP 51,719 $6,714,677.77 1.68% Capital Markets
M&T BANK CORP MTB 39,774 $6,708,680.58 1.68% Banks
SUNTRUST BANKS, INC. STI 111,821 $6,629,867.09 1.66% Banks
ASSURANT, INC. AIZ 66,538 $6,571,292.88 1.64% Insurance
LEUCADIA NAT'L CORP. LUK 255,511 $6,564,077.59 1.64% Diversified Financial Services
AMERICAN EXPRESS COMPANY AXP 82,015 $6,541,516.40 1.64% Consumer Finance
U.S. BANCORP USB 117,837 $6,492,818.70 1.62% Banks
MARSH & MCLENNAN COS. MMC 88,271 $6,488,801.21 1.62% Insurance
JP MORGAN CHASE & CO. JPM 71,729 $6,479,280.57 1.62% Banks
TORCHMARK CORPORATION TMK 83,218 $6,453,555.90 1.61% Insurance
HUNTINGTON BANCSHARES INC HBAN 453,906 $6,436,387.08 1.61% Banks
BANK OF AMERICA CORP BAC 265,582 $6,435,051.86 1.61% Banks
CHARLES SCHWAB CORP. SCHW 155,958 $6,411,433.38 1.60% Capital Markets
CHUBB LIMITED CB 46,284 $6,406,168.44 1.60% Insurance
WILLIS TOWERS WATSON PLC WLTW 49,939 $6,396,686.51 1.60% Insurance
AFFILIATED MANAGERS GROUP AMG 38,061 $6,395,389.83 1.60% Capital Markets
FRANKLIN RESOURCES INC BEN 149,531 $6,390,954.94 1.60% Capital Markets
NASDAQ INC NDAQ 89,365 $6,385,129.25 1.60% Capital Markets
MORGAN STANLEY MS 140,232 $6,384,762.96 1.60% Capital Markets
REGIONS FINANCIAL CORP RF 420,020 $6,384,304.00 1.60% Banks
PRINCIPAL FINANCIAL GROUP PFG 101,697 $6,381,486.75 1.60% Insurance
LINCOLN NATIONAL CORP LNC 90,005 $6,374,154.10 1.59% Insurance
AFLAC INC AFL 88,798 $6,367,704.58 1.59% Insurance
PRUDENTIAL FINANCIAL, INC PRU 57,839 $6,359,976.44 1.59% Insurance
BERKSHIRE HATHAWAY (CL.B) BRK/B 37,198 $6,331,843.56 1.58% Diversified Financial Services
E*TRADE FINANCIAL CORP ETFC 172,060 $6,330,087.40 1.58% Capital Markets
CITIZENS FINANCI CFG 172,692 $6,329,161.80 1.58% Banks
AON PLC AON 54,253 $6,323,729.68 1.58% Insurance
GOLDMAN SACHS GROUP INC GS 25,552 $6,320,287.20 1.58% Capital Markets
ZIONS BANCORPORATION ZION 141,854 $6,319,595.70 1.58% Banks
TRAVELERS COS INC TRV 51,446 $6,290,302.42 1.57% Insurance
CAPITAL ONE FINANCIAL COF 67,795 $6,278,494.95 1.57% Consumer Finance
BB&T CORPORATION BBT 129,782 $6,243,812.02 1.56% Banks
COMERICA, INC. CMA 87,568 $6,234,841.60 1.56% Banks
FIFTH THIRD BANCORP FITB 228,053 $6,230,407.96 1.56% Banks
KEYCORP KEY 332,194 $6,225,315.56 1.56% Banks
WELLS FARGO & COMPANY WFC 107,319 $6,204,111.39 1.55% Banks
HARTFORD FINL SVCS GRP HIG 126,337 $6,142,504.94 1.54% Insurance
BLACKROCK, INC. BLK 15,781 $6,141,333.96 1.54% Capital Markets
CME GROUP INC CME 49,959 $6,125,972.58 1.53% Capital Markets
SYNCHRONY FINANC SYF 167,868 $6,123,824.64 1.53% Consumer Finance
LOEWS CORP L 129,454 $6,114,112.42 1.53% Insurance
INVESCO LTD IVZ 187,016 $6,107,942.56 1.53% Capital Markets
CITIGROUP, INC. C 102,137 $6,083,279.72 1.52% Banks
STATE STREET CORP. STT 76,147 $6,011,805.65 1.50% Capital Markets
DISCOVER FINANCIAL SERVIC DFS 84,208 $5,997,293.76 1.50% Consumer Finance
INTERCONTINENTAL EXCHANGE ICE 102,786 $5,992,423.80 1.50% Capital Markets
NORTHERN TRUST CORP NTRS 68,613 $5,972,761.65 1.49% Capital Markets
BANK OF NY MELLON BK 126,128 $5,939,367.52 1.49% Capital Markets
AMER INT'L GROUP, INC. AIG 93,154 $5,927,389.02 1.48% Insurance
PEOPLE'S UNITED FINANCIAL PBCT 307,692 $5,923,071.00 1.48% Banks
CINCINNATI FIN. CORP CINF 78,407 $5,762,130.43 1.44% Insurance
T ROWE PRICE GROUP INC TROW 80,052 $5,759,741.40 1.44% Capital Markets
METLIFE INC MET 106,854 $5,608,766.46 1.40% Insurance
NAVIENT CORP NAVI 354,264 $5,448,580.32 1.36% Consumer Finance
FEDERATED US TREAS CASH RESERVE INSTITUTIONAL 418,123 $418,123.05 0.10% na

Disclosure

*The Morningstar Rating for funds, or "star rating", is calculated for managed products with at least a three-year history and does not include the effect of sales charges. Exchange-traded funds and open-end mutual funds are considered a single population for comparative purposes. It is calculated based on a Morningstar Risk-Adjusted Return measure that accounts for variation in a managed product's monthly excess performance, placing more emphasis on downward variations and rewarding consistent performance. The top 10% of products in each product category receive 5 stars, the next 22.5% receive 4 stars, the next 35% receive 3 stars, the next 22.5% receive 2 stars, and the bottom 10% receive 1 star. The Overall Morningstar Rating is derived from a weighted average of the performance figures associated with its three-, five-, and 10-year (if applicable) Morningstar Rating metrics.

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Performance displayed represents past performance, which is no guarantee of future results. Investment returns and principal value will fluctuate so that when shares are redeemed, they may be worth more or less than original cost. Total returns reflect the reinvestment of all dividends. Current performance may be lower or higher than the performance data quoted. For up-to-date fund performance, including performance current to the most recent month-end, please visit the ETF performance page. ETFs are subject to third party transaction fees/commissions. Net asset value (NAV) is calculated by subtracting total liabilities from total assets, then dividing by the number of shares outstanding. Market close is the last price at which shares are traded. Fund shares may trade at, above or below NAV. For additional information, see the fund’s prospectus.

Performance results for periods under one year are short-term and may not provide an adequate basis for evaluating the performance potential of the fund over varying market conditions or economic cycles.

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