Sponsored by:

The 10 Biggest, Baddest ETFs on Wall Street

These popular funds cover a broad swath of investing flavors

      View All  
The 10 Biggest, Baddest ETFs on Wall Street

#2: SPDR Gold Trust

StateStreetSPDR185 The 10 Biggest, Baddest ETFs on Wall StreetAssets Under Management: $74.0 billion

The SPDR Gold Trust (NYSE:GLD) by State Street (NYSE:STT) is the most popular pure play on gold for investors because of its ease of trading, firm relationship to gold prices and ease of use as opposed to storing physical gold in your basement and then trying to find a market for it when you want to sell.

With an expense ratio of 0.4% it’s higher than some funds out there but you’re hard pressed to find a more convenient gold play in your portfolio.


Article printed from InvestorPlace Media, http://investorplace.com/2012/10/the-10-biggest-baddest-etfs-on-wall-street/.

©2014 InvestorPlace Media, LLC

Comments are currently unavailable. Please check back soon.