List of Broad Commodity ETFs Listed on U.S. Stock Exchanges

While there are a few ETFs on this list that are comprised at least partially of companies that are primarily focused on commodities, the majority of these ETFs and ETNs are designed to move in the same direction as a portfolio of commodity futures. Examples of some of the commodity futures that these ETFs and ETNs track can include:

  • Energy (Both WTI and Brent crude, natural gas heating oil)
  • Grains (Corn, soybeans, wheat)
  • Industrial Metals (Aluminum, copper, lead, nickel, tin, zinc)
  • Livestock (Cattle, hogs)
  • Precious Metals (Gold, silver, palladium, platinum)
  • Soft Commodities (Cocoa, coffee, cotton, sugar)

Commodity ETFs and ETNs

Credit Suisse Commodity Rotation ETN (CSCR)

ELEMENTS Rogers International Commodity ETN (RJI)

ETRACS CMCI Total Return ETN (UCIB)

First Trust Alternative Absolute Return Strategy ETF (FAAR)

First Trust Global Tactical Commodity Strategy ETF (FTGC)

GreenHaven Continuous Commodity ETF (GCC)

GS Connect S&P GSCI Enhanced Commodity Total Return ETN (GSC)

iPath Bloomberg Commodity Index Total Return ETN (DJP)

iPath Pure Beta Broad Commodity (BCM)

iPath Pure Beta Broad SP GSCI Commodity (GSP)

iPath Pure Beta S&P GSCI-Weighted ETN (SBV)

iShares Commodities Select Strategy ETF (COMT) (Futures and commodity producing stocks)

iShares Commodity Optimized Trust (CMDT)

iShares GSCI Commodity-Indexed Trust (GSG)

PowerShares DB Commodity Index Tracking Fund (DBC)

PowerShares DB Optimum Yield Diversified Commodity Strategy Portfolio ETF (PDBC)

UBS E-TRACS Bloomberg Commodity Index Total Return ETN (DJCI)

UBS ETRACS CMCI Total Return ETN (UCI) (Diversified across commodities and maturities)

United States Commodity Index Fund (USCI) (Futures contracts are equally weighted)

Leveraged

DB Commodity Double Long ETN (DYY)

Short

DB Commodity Short ETN (DDP)

DB Commodity Double Short ETN (DEE)