published on the Wall Street Journal
on Saturday, Eleanor Laise noted that more than 40 ETFs from
and ProFunds Group
have made big capital-gains distributions, in some cases amounting to
50 to 80 percent of the funds' NAV.
The list of ETFs that made hefty payouts include inverse funds such as the Rydex Inverse 2X S&P Select Sector ETF
and UtlraShort Basic Minerals ProShares
. That's because those funds had plenty of gains amid the poor market climate.
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