Name of ETF: ProShares Short Real Estate

Benchmark Index: Dow Jones U.S. Real Estate Index

Ticker Symbol: REK

Types of Companies Included: U.S. real estate investment trusts (REITs) with a few companies focusing on real estate management and development. These REITs invest in a wide variety of commercial and residential properties.

Daily Target: -1x (inverse daily performance of index).

Short ETF:  This ETF attempts to produce investment results in the opposite direction of the index. If the Dow Jones U.S. Real Estate Index goes up, the ETF is designed to go down. If the Dow Jones U.S. Real Estate Index goes down, the ETF is designed to go up.

Related Links:

ProShares Website