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ProShares Ultra Silver (AGQ)

ETF · Currency in USD · Last updated May 21, 2022

AGQ is a passive ETF by ProShares tracking the investment results of the Bloomberg Silver (-200%). AGQ launched on Dec 1, 2008 and has a 0.93% expense ratio.

ETF Info

Trading Data

  • Previous Close$28.75
  • Year Range$26.14 - $54.31
  • EMA (50)$33.64
  • EMA (200)$37.74
  • Average Volume$939.46K

AGQShare Price Chart

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The chart shows the growth of $10,000 invested in ProShares Ultra Silver on Jan 5, 2010 and compares it to the S&P 500 index or another benchmark. It would be worth nearly $2,367 for a total return of roughly -76.33%. All prices are adjusted for splits and dividends.

AGQ (ProShares Ultra Silver)
Benchmark (^GSPC)

AGQReturns in periods

Returns over 1 year are annualized


AGQMonthly Returns Heatmap

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AGQSharpe Ratio Chart

The Sharpe ratio shows whether the portfolio's excess returns are due to smart investment decisions or a result of taking a higher risk. The higher a portfolio's Sharpe ratio, the better its risk-adjusted performance.

The current ProShares Ultra Silver Sharpe ratio is -0.91. A negative Sharpe ratio means that the risk-free rate is higher than the portfolio's return. This value does not convey any meaningful information.

The chart below displays rolling 12-month Sharpe Ratio.

AGQ (ProShares Ultra Silver)
Benchmark (^GSPC)

AGQDividend History

ProShares Ultra Silver doesn't pay dividends

AGQDrawdowns Chart

The Drawdowns chart displays portfolio losses from any high point along the way.

AGQ (ProShares Ultra Silver)
Benchmark (^GSPC)

AGQWorst Drawdowns

The table below shows the maximum drawdowns of the ProShares Ultra Silver. A maximum drawdown is an indicator of risk. It shows a reduction in portfolio value from its maximum due to a series of losing trades.

The maximum drawdown since January 2010 for the ProShares Ultra Silver is 98.16%, recorded on Mar 18, 2020. The portfolio has not recovered from it yet.



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-98.16%Apr 29, 20112236Mar 18, 2020
-37.01%Jan 20, 201014Feb 8, 201065May 12, 201079
-25.37%Jan 3, 201116Jan 25, 201117Feb 17, 201133
-21.93%May 13, 201053Jul 28, 201033Sep 14, 201086
-16.29%Nov 9, 20106Nov 16, 20109Nov 30, 201015
-12.05%Dec 7, 20102Dec 8, 201014Dec 29, 201016
-11.71%Oct 15, 20105Oct 21, 20106Oct 29, 201011
-11.69%Mar 10, 20115Mar 16, 20114Mar 22, 20119
-9.07%Feb 24, 20111Feb 24, 20112Feb 28, 20113
-7.63%Apr 26, 20111Apr 26, 20111Apr 27, 20112

AGQVolatility Chart

Current ProShares Ultra Silver volatility is 74.77%. The chart below shows the rolling 10-day volatility. Volatility is a statistical measure showing how big price swings are in either direction. The higher asset volatility, the riskier it is, because the price movements are less predictable.

AGQ (ProShares Ultra Silver)
Benchmark (^GSPC)

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