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Contact details

Invesco PowerShares Capital Management LLC, 301 West Roosevelt Road, Wheaton, IL 60187
6309339600 (Main Number)

FE Risk Scores

Instrument 1y(%) Growth FE Risk Score
Cash n/a
PS DB Oil -47.2
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Investment objectives

The PowerShares DB Oil Fund seeks to track changes, whether positive or negative, in the level of the DBIQ Optimum Yield Crude Oil Index Excess Return™ ("DB Crude Oil Index" or the “Index") plus the interest income from the Fund’s holdings of US Treasury securities less the Fund’s expenses. DB Commodity Services LLC serves as the Managing Owner of the Fund. The Fund is designed for investors who want a cost-effective and convenient way to invest in commodity futures. The Index is a rules-based index composed of futures contracts on light sweet crude oil (WTI).


performance chart
+14.1 +5.7 -39.3 -47.2 -50.8 -48.5 +16.6 -20.1 -9.1 +15.1
  BidOfferCurrencyYear HighYear LowDateEPICCodeISINCodeCiticodeSEDOLNews
pdf PS DB OIL 14.85 USD 30.94 12.60 16-Apr-2015 n/a US73936B5075 08JC B1M4Y26 company announcements
Detailed fund information
Fund type Exchange Traded Fund
Sector Commodity & Energy
Asset ClassCommodity/Energy
Open/Closed to new business Open
Fund size n/a
Launch date05-Jan-2007
Dividends p.a.0
Pricing frequencyDaily
Distributor statusFund distributor status
Peer groups
Region Asset Class Sector
United States Commodity/Energy Commodity & Energy
Sector weightings, 31-Dec-2014
Sector (%) Rank  
Oil & Gas100.001 100.00% Oil & Gas

Price total return performance figures are calculated on a mid price to mid price basis. Performance figures are shown in fund’s native currency unless otherwise specified with gross income (dividends) reinvested.



  1y 3y
Volatility 29.10 24.16
Alpha n/a n/a
Beta n/a n/a
Sharpe -0.16 -0.07
Info Ratio n/a n/a
R2 n/a n/a

Fund vs sector

  1y 3y
Position 550 / 616 433 / 521
Quartile 4 4

Asset allocation

Commodity & Energy, 100.00%
100.0000% ofCommodity & Energy

Sector analysis


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