United States Natural Gas UNG invests in near-month natural gas futures contracts trading on the Nymex in an attempt to track the price of natural gas. Keep in mind, however, that this fund will not track natural gas spot Read more
This fund could be useful as a means of hedging rising natural gas prices or investing opportunistically in the sector over the short run.
This product's fee is very reasonable for such niche exposure. Read more
This fund is the poster child for demonstrating how returns to futures-based strategies can deviate from commodity spot prices. Beware of contango.
There are special tax considerations related to UNG's limited partnership structure.
Position limitation regulation could cause this fund to cease share issuance and trade at significant premiums or discounts to net asset value, much like a closed-end fund. Read more