Central Fund of Canada (CEF)

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12.56 -0.15  -1.18% NYSE MKT May 23, 20:00 Delayed 2m USD
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CEF Key Stats

Net Asset Value 13.52
Discount or Premium to NAV -7.10%
Turnover Ratio --

CEF Performance

  Total Return Cat. Total Return (NAV) % Rank in Cat. (NAV)
1M -4.12% -- --
3M -0.79% -- --
6M 7.08% -- --
1Y -4.04% -- --
3Y -2.84% -- --
5Y -9.88% -- --
As of May 23, 2017
Returns for periods of 1 year and above are annualized.

CEF Asset Allocation

Type % Net % Long % Short
Cash 0.11% 0.11% 0.00
Stock 0.00 0.00 0.00
Bond 0.00 0.00 0.00
Convertible 0.00 0.00 0.00
Preferred 0.00 0.00 0.00
Other 99.89% 99.89% 0.00
As of April 30, 2017
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CEF Top 2 Holdings

Symbol Name % Weight Price % Chg
-- Gold Bullion Ounces 61.60% -- --
-- Silver Bullion Ounces 38.29% -- --
As of April 30, 2017

CEF Ratings

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CEF Basic Info

Broad Asset Class --
Broad Category Commodities
Category Name Commodity
Prospectus Objective Specialty - Precious Metals
Fund Owner Firm Name --
Benchmark Index
LBMA Gold Price PM USD

CEF Manager Info

Name Tenure
J Spicer 33.65 yrs

CEF Net Fund Flows

1M --
3M --
6M --
YTD --
1Y --
3Y --
5Y --
10Y --
Date Unavailable

CEF Risk Info

Beta (5Y) 1.133
Max Drawdown (All) 62.40%
Historical Sharpe (10Y) 0.2519
Historical Sortino (All) 0.4731
30-Day Rolling Volatility 16.14%
Daily Value at Risk (VaR) 1% (All) 4.69%
Monthly Value at Risk (VaR) 1% (All) 15.93%

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CEF Attributes

Key Dates
Inception Date 9/14/1983
Last Annual Report Date 10/31/2011
Last Prospectus Date 8/5/1987
Exchange Traded Share No
Exchange Traded Note No
Enhanced Index Fund No
Index Fund No
Inverse Fund No
Leveraged Fund No
Fund of Funds No
Currency Hedged Fund No
Synthetic Replication Fund No
Has Dividend Investment Plan Yes
General Availability
Available for Insurance Product No
Available for Retirement Plan No
Available for RRSP No

CEF Excel Add-In Codes

  • Name: =YCI("CEF","name")
  • Broad Asset Class: =YCI("CEF", "broad_asset_class")
  • Broad Category: =YCI("CEF", "broad_category_group")
  • Prospectus Objective: =YCI("CEF", "prospectus_objective")

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