China takes the top-most position in the fund with about 30% exposure followed by South Korea (12.1%) and Taiwan (12.0%). SPDR S&P Oil & Gas Exploration & Production ETF XOP – Average volume 25.71 million.

The QQQQ, also known as the “cubes” (or “qubes”), are an example of an exchange-traded fund (ETF). The fund charges 67 bps in fees. VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF (GDX) – Average volume 61.60 million. The underlying West Texas Intermediate Light Sweet Crude Oil Index looks to reflect the daily changes of the spot price of light, sweet crude oil delivered to Cushing, OK.

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What Should Investors Do If Biden Wins The Election? iShares Silver Trust (SLV) – Average volume 21.20 million. As with stock options, there are a few basic rules when it comes to trading ETF options. The $58.8 billion fund charges 31 bps in fees.