Guggenheim S&P MidCap 400 Pure Growth ETF
NAV $134.28
Change -$0.56 | -0.42%
As Of 4/24/15

Investment Objectives

Seeks to replicate as closely as possible, before fees and expenses, the performance of the S&P MidCap 400 Pure Growth Index.

Net Asset Value

Net Asset Value $134.28
Change -$0.56 | -0.42%


Ticker RFG
CUSIP 78355W601
Asset Class Style
Inception Date 3/1/06
Gross Expense Ratio 0.35%
Related Index Ticker SPMPG
Investment Adviser Security Investors, LLC.
Distributor Guggenheim Funds Distributors, LLC.


Volume 16,510
Last Sale Price $134.25
52-Week Range $134.83 / $111.80
Shares Outstanding 5,500,021
Total Net Assets $738,550,098.16

Overall Morningstar RatingTM *

as of 3/31/15

Among Mid-Cap Growth Funds

This Fund was rated, based on its risk-adjusted returns, 3 stars for 3 years, 4 stars for 5 years, and 4 stars Overall out of 13, 11, and 13 Mid-Cap Growth funds, respectively.

Market Close

Market Price $134.25
Premium / Discount -$0.03
Change -$0.58 | -0.43%
High / Low $135.30 / $134.22

Historical Market Closes to NAV

  Days % of Total Days
Premium 1029 44.68%
Discount 1122 48.72%
Equal to NAV 152 6.60%
Total 2,303 100%


Number of Stocks 86
Return on Equity (quarterly 3/31/15) 20.67%
Price to Earning (P/E) 25.56
Price to Book (P/B) 3.57
Dividend Amount $0.25
Ex-Dividend Date N/A


As of 3/31/15
Standard Deviation Sharpe Ratio Beta R-Squared
12.42 1.18 1.01 99.83

Risk Definitions

Standard Deviation A statistical measure of the historical volatility of an investment, computed using 36 monthly returns. More generally, a measure of the extent to which numbers are spread around their average. The higher the number, the more volatility is to be expected.
Sharpe Ratio A risk-adjusted measure developed by William F. Sharpe, calculated using standard deviation and excess return to determine reward per unit of risk. The higher the Sharpe ratio, the better the fund's risk-adjusted performance.
Beta Beta is a statistical measure of volatility relative to the overall market, usually the S&P 500. A positive beta indicates movement in the same direction as the market, while a negative beta indicates movement inverse to the market. Beta for the market is generally considered to be 1. A beta above 1 or below -1 indicates more volatility than the market. A beta between 1 to -1 indicates less volatility than the market.
A measurement of how closely an investment's performance correlates with the performance of a benchmark, such as the S&P 500, and thus a measurement of what portion of its performance may be explained by the performance of the overall market or index. Values for R-squared range from 0 to 100, where 0 indicates no correlation and 100 indicates perfect correlation.


as of 4/24/2015
Total Assets $738,550,098
Number of Stocks 86
Percent Stock 99.99%
Percent Cash / Other 0.01%

Sectors / Industries

as of 4/24/15


as of 4/24/15

Security Name Ticker Shares
% of Net Assets Sector / Industry
CENTENE CORP CNC 279,787 $20,611,908.29 2.79% Health Care
JETBLUE AIRWAYS CORP JBLU 964,663 $19,187,147.07 2.60% Industrials
UNITED THERAPEUTICS CORP UTHR 101,964 $19,035,659.16 2.58% Health Care
AKORN INC AKRX 337,022 $18,617,095.28 2.52% Health Care
ARRIS GROUP INC ARRS 519,411 $18,574,137.36 2.51% Information Technology
EAGLE MATERIALS INC. EXP 199,117 $16,797,510.12 2.27% Materials
ALEXANDER & BALDWIN INC ALEX 392,868 $16,311,879.36 2.21% Financials
TRINITY INDUSTRIES TRN 558,474 $16,028,203.80 2.17% Industrials
TOLL BROTHERS, INC. TOL 409,147 $15,056,609.60 2.04% Consumer Discretionary
CADENCE DESIGN SYS INC CDNS 762,523 $14,480,311.77 1.96% Information Technology
FORTINET INC FTNT 370,038 $14,313,069.84 1.94% Information Technology
SOLARWINDS INC SWI 265,788 $13,704,029.28 1.86% Information Technology
WHITEWAVE FOODS - CL A WWAV 286,182 $13,049,899.20 1.77% Consumer Staples
EXTRA SPACE STORAGE INC EXR 187,657 $12,687,489.77 1.72% Financials
HAIN CELESTIAL GROUP INC HAIN 205,900 $12,627,847.00 1.71% Consumer Staples
NVR INC NVR 8,977 $12,074,962.70 1.63% Consumer Discretionary
MAXIMUS INC MMS 177,248 $11,903,975.68 1.61% Information Technology
CAMDEN PROPERTY TRUST CPT 144,731 $11,183,364.37 1.51% Financials
LASALLE HOTEL PROPERTIES LHO 279,275 $10,724,160.00 1.45% Financials
JONES LANG LASALLE, INC. JLL 63,896 $10,626,543.76 1.44% Financials
BUFFALO WILD WINGS INC BWLD 56,372 $10,175,146.00 1.38% Consumer Discretionary
PACKAGING CORP AMER PKG 138,774 $9,714,180.00 1.32% Materials
ADVANCE AUTO PARTS AAP 65,114 $9,676,591.54 1.31% Consumer Discretionary
ALASKA AIR GROUP INC ALK 139,941 $9,557,970.30 1.29% Industrials
INTERDIGITAL INC. IDCC 177,127 $9,536,517.68 1.29% Information Technology
GLOBAL PAYMENTS, INC GPN 93,098 $9,476,445.42 1.28% Information Technology
Signet Jewelers Ltd SIG 68,146 $9,404,148.00 1.27% Consumer Discretionary
WABTEC CORPORATION WAB 96,210 $9,326,597.40 1.26% Industrials
IDEXX LABORATORIES INC IDXX 54,914 $9,008,641.70 1.22% Health Care
TEMPUR-PEDIC INTERNATIONA TPX 146,529 $8,929,477.26 1.21% Consumer Discretionary
FOOT LOCKER INC FL 145,016 $8,825,673.76 1.20% Consumer Discretionary
OLD DOMINION FREIGHT LINE ODFL 118,360 $8,798,882.40 1.19% Industrials
RACKSPACE HOSTING INC RAX 158,714 $8,672,132.96 1.17% Information Technology
RENAISSANCERE HOLDINGS LT RNR 84,267 $8,658,434.25 1.17% Financials
ZEBRA TECHNOLOGIES ZBRA 87,653 $8,475,168.57 1.15% Information Technology
POLARIS INDUSTRIES INC PII 57,025 $8,074,169.75 1.09% Consumer Discretionary
DRESSER-RAND GROUP INC DRC 97,930 $8,072,369.90 1.09% Energy
QORVO INC QRVO 110,273 $7,732,342.76 1.05% Information Technology
DUKE REALTY CORP DRE 376,908 $7,696,461.36 1.04% Financials
VCA ANTECH INC WOOF 137,970 $7,660,094.40 1.04% Health Care
BOSTON BEER COMPANY INC SAM 28,364 $7,543,973.08 1.02% Consumer Staples
ITT CORP ITT 186,706 $7,542,922.40 1.02% Industrials
OMEGA HEALTHCARE INVESTOR OHI 191,447 $7,376,452.91 1.00% Financials
FAIR ISAAC CORP FICO 77,984 $7,318,798.40 0.99% Information Technology
DOUGLAS EMMETT INC DEI 246,807 $7,258,593.87 0.98% Financials
GARTNER INC IT 85,390 $7,127,503.30 0.97% Information Technology
BRUNSWICK CORP/DE BC 126,528 $6,993,202.56 0.95% Consumer Discretionary
CYTEC INDUSTRIES CYT 123,099 $6,978,482.31 0.94% Materials
CORPORATE EXECUTIVE BOARD CEB 82,011 $6,978,315.99 0.94% Industrials
DOMINO'S PIZZA INC DPZ 60,139 $6,853,440.44 0.93% Consumer Discretionary
ACUITY BRANDS INC AYI 39,960 $6,702,890.40 0.91% Industrials
ULTIMATE SOFTWARE GROUP I ULTI 37,546 $6,694,827.26 0.91% Information Technology
MINERALS TECHNOLOGIES INC MTX 95,217 $6,605,203.29 0.89% Materials
UGI CORPORATION UGI 184,742 $6,556,493.58 0.89% Utilities
PRIMERICA INC PRI 136,367 $6,500,614.89 0.88% Financials
LIVE NATION INC LYV 249,681 $6,489,209.19 0.88% Consumer Discretionary
CARTER'S, INC. CRI 66,427 $6,249,452.16 0.85% Consumer Discretionary
SERVICE CORP INTERNATIONA SCI 223,596 $6,242,800.32 0.85% Consumer Discretionary
LAMAR ADVERTISING CO LAMR 102,305 $6,181,268.10 0.84% Financials
STERIS CORP STE 87,148 $6,166,592.48 0.83% Health Care
WEINGARTEN REALTY INVEST WRI 179,024 $6,151,264.64 0.83% Financials
SIGNATURE BANK SBNY 45,342 $6,007,815.00 0.81% Financials
WILLIAMS-SONOMA, INC. WSM 76,929 $5,916,609.39 0.80% Consumer Discretionary
ACI WORLDWIDE INC ACIW 265,176 $5,905,469.52 0.80% Information Technology
AMC NETWORKS INC AMCX 76,203 $5,848,580.25 0.79% Consumer Discretionary
COGNEX CORP CGNX 122,186 $5,803,835.00 0.79% Information Technology
LANDSTAR SYSTEM INC. LSTR 89,309 $5,759,537.41 0.78% Industrials
SEI INVESTMENTS COMPANY SEIC 121,238 $5,624,837.01 0.76% Financials
MEDNAX, INC. MD 72,889 $5,350,781.49 0.72% Health Care
REGENCY CENTERS CORP REG 80,938 $5,341,908.00 0.72% Financials
RIVERBED TECHNOLOGY INC. RVBD 245,775 $5,158,817.25 0.70% Information Technology
CHARLES RIVER LAB INTER CRL 64,400 $4,984,560.00 0.67% Health Care
ALIGN TECHNOLOGY ALGN 82,445 $4,879,095.10 0.66% Health Care
WEX INC WEX 42,008 $4,661,627.76 0.63% Information Technology
TYLER TECHNOLOGIES INC TYL 34,358 $4,539,378.96 0.61% Information Technology
LKQ CORPORATION LKQ 175,078 $4,478,495.24 0.61% Consumer Discretionary
SIRONA DENTAL SYSTEMS INC SIRO 46,772 $4,416,679.96 0.60% Health Care
BRINKER INTL INC EAT 75,758 $4,362,903.22 0.59% Consumer Discretionary
Cooper Cos Inc/The COO 23,739 $4,314,563.25 0.58% Health Care
KILROY REALTY CORP KRC 56,858 $4,217,726.44 0.57% Financials
VALSPAR CORP VAL 50,996 $4,213,799.48 0.57% Materials
FACTSET RESEARCH SYSTEMS FDS 26,260 $4,194,509.80 0.57% Information Technology
GENTEX CORPORATION GNTX 225,085 $4,038,024.90 0.55% Consumer Discretionary
UDR INC UDR 112,378 $3,765,786.78 0.51% Financials
HSN, INC. HSNI 54,527 $3,561,158.37 0.48% Consumer Discretionary
DECKERS OUTDOOR CORP DECK 47,225 $3,544,708.50 0.48% Consumer Discretionary


*Morningstar category is based on the underlying securities of the ETF and not the objective. The Morningstar Rating™ is provided for those exchange-traded funds (“ETFs”) with at least a three-year history. Ratings are based on the ETF’s Morningstar Risk-Adjusted Return measure which accounts for variation in monthly performance, placing more emphasis on downward variations and rewarding consistent performance. An ETF’s risk-adjusted return includes a brokerage commission estimate. This estimate is intended to reflect what an average investor would pay when buying or selling an ETF. PLEASE NOTE, this estimate is subject to change and the actual brokerage commission an investor pays may be higher or lower than this estimate. Morningstar compares each ETF’s risk-adjusted return to the open-end mutual fund rating breakpoints for that category. Consistent with the open-end mutual fund ratings, the top 10% of ETFs in each category receive 5 stars, the next 22.5% receive 4 stars, the next 35% receive 3 stars, the next 22.5% receive 2 stars and the bottom 10% receive 1 star. The overall rating for an ETF is based on a weighted average of the time-period ratings (e.g., the ETF’s 3-, 5-, and 10-year rating). The determination of an ETF’s rating does not affect the retail open end mutual fund data published by Morningstar. Past performance is no guarantee of future results.

Performance displayed represents past performance, which is no guarantee of future results. Investment returns and principal value will fluctuate so that when shares are redeemed, they may be worth more or less than original cost. Total returns reflect the reinvestment of all dividends. Current performance may be lower or higher than the performance data quoted. For up-to-date fund performance, including performance current to the most recent month-end, please visit the ETF performance page.
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Performance results for periods under one year are short-term and may not provide an adequate basis for evaluating the performance potential of the fund over varying market conditions or economic cycles.

Pure style ETFs may not be suitable for all investors. The ETFs are subject to the risk that large, medium and small-capitalization stocks may under-perform other segments of the equity market or the equity market as a whole •Value stocks are subject to the risk that the intrinsic value of the stock may never be realized by the market or that the price goes down. Growth stocks typically invest a high portion of their earnings back into their business and may lack the dividend yield that could cushion their decline in a market downturn. Growth stocks may be more volatile than other stocks because they are more sensitive to investor perceptions regarding the growth potential of the issuing company. • The Funds are subject to the risk that unanticipated early closings of securities exchanges and other financial markets may result in the Fund’s inability to buy or sell securities or other financial instruments on that day. • In certain circumstances, it may be difficult for the Funds to purchase and sell particular investments within a reasonable time at a fair price. • Investments in securities, in general, are subject to market risks that may cause their prices to fluctuate over time. An investment in the Funds may lose money. • Unlike many investment companies, the Funds are not actively "managed." This means that based on market and economic conditions, the Fund’s’ performance could be lower than other types of funds that may actively shift their portfolio assets to take advantage of market opportunities or to lessen the impact of a market decline. • Tracking error risk refers to the risk that the Advisor may not be able to cause the Funds’ performance to match or correlate to that of the Funds’ Underlying Index, either on a daily or aggregate basis. Tracking error risk may cause the Funds’ performance to be less than you expect. • Shares may trade below their net asset value ("NAV"). The NAV of shares will fluctuate with changes in the market value of the Funds’ holdings. In addition, although the Funds’ shares are currently listed on NYSE Arca, Inc. (the "Exchange"), there can be no assurance that an active trading market for shares will develop or be maintained. • Each Fund is considered nondiversified and can invest a greater portion of its assets in securities of individual issuers than a diversified Fund. As a result, changes in the market value of a single security could cause greater fluctuations in the value of fund shares than would occur in a more diversified Fund. •See Prospectus for more details

Composition is subject to change. Information provided is for illustration purposes only and may not reflect current investments by the fund. Referenced companies are not affiliated with Guggenheim Investments and Guggenheim Investments does not sponsor, endorse, sell or promote the referenced companies.

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