ETF #scorecard, SPDR Gold Trust (GLD) & United States Oil Fund (USO)

Scorecard

Scorecard summary

SPDR Gold Trust (GLD) is a successfully operated commodity fund that tracks the price of gold bullion at the investor’s risk of incurring a 28% tax rate on capital gains from precious metals.

United States Oil Fund (USO) is a limited partnership that tracks the price of sweet-crude oil at the investor’s risk of incurring an increased tax cost from accountant’s fees and loss linked to leverage.

Copyright © 2011 Douglas R Knight

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