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RWM

Short Russell2000

Investment Objective

ProShares Short Russell2000 seeks daily investment results, before fees and expenses, that correspond to the inverse (-1x) of the daily performance of the Russell 2000® Index.

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Performance

Daily Return during Q2 2022
Chart is updated nightly to reflect the more recent of the previous day's market closing price or the closing price on the day the fund was last traded.

Total Return

Fund + Index 1m 3m 6m YTD 1Y 3Y 5Y 10Y Since Inception Inception Date
RWM Market Price 10.26% 6.41% 18.00% 16.87% 13.07% -14.44% -11.84% -13.39% -12.76% 01/23/2007
RWM NAV 10.34% 6.34% 17.90% 16.82% 13.07% -14.44% -11.83% -13.39% -12.76% 01/23/2007

The performance quoted represents past performance and does not guarantee future results. Investment return and principal value of an investment will fluctuate so that an investor's shares, when sold or redeemed, may be worth more or less than the original cost. Shares are bought and sold at market price (not NAV) and are not individually redeemed from the fund. Market price returns are based upon the midpoint of the bid/ask spread at 4:00 p.m. ET (when NAV is normally determined for most funds) and do not represent the returns you would receive if you traded shares at other times. Your brokerage commissions will reduce returns. Current performance may be lower or higher than the performance quoted. For standardized returns and performance data current to the most recent month end, see above.

About the Fund

Snapshot
  • Ticker RWM
  • Intraday Ticker RWM.IV
  • CUSIP 74348A210
  • Inception Date 1/23/07
  • Expense Ratio 0.95%
  • Gross Expense Ratio 1.02%
  • NAV Calculation Time 4:00 p.m. ET
  • Distributions Quarterly
Price
as of 5/20/2022
  • NAV $25.39
  • NAV Change $+0.04 up caret
  • Market Price $25.40
  • Market Price Change $+0.06 up caret
  • Trading Volume (M) 5,502,298
  • 30-Day Median Bid Ask Spread 0.04%
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Snapshot
  • Ticker RWM
  • Intraday Ticker RWM.IV
  • CUSIP 74348A210
  • Inception Date 1/23/07
  • Expense Ratio 0.95%
  • Gross Expense Ratio 1.02%
  • NAV Calculation Time 4:00 p.m. ET
  • Distributions Quarterly
Price
as of 5/20/2022
  • NAV $25.39
  • NAV Change $+0.04 up caret
  • Market Price $25.40
  • Market Price Change $+0.06 up caret
  • Trading Volume (M) 5,502,298
  • 30-Day Median Bid Ask Spread 0.04%
  • View Premium / Discount

The expense ratio above has a contractual waiver ending 9/30/22.

Exposures

Index as of 3/31/2022

Holdings

as of 5/20/2022

Weight Ticker Description Exposure Value
(Notional + GL)
Market Value Shares/Contracts
-- -- TREASURY BILL -- $59,992,333.20 60,000,000
-- -- TREASURY BILL -- $24,845,751.75 25,000,000
-- -- TREASURY BILL -- $49,988,575.00 50,000,000
-- -- TREASURY BILL -- $29,933,300.10 30,000,000
-- -- TREASURY BILL -- $24,939,356.75 25,000,000
-- -- TREASURY BILL -- $24,964,593.25 25,000,000
-- -- TREASURY BILL -- $24,771,692.75 25,000,000
-- -- TREASURY BILL -- $49,962,695.00 50,000,000
-- -- NET OTHER ASSETS (LIABILITIES) -- $175,574,514.60 175,574,515
-3.14% -- RUSSELL 2000 INDEX SWAP UBS AG -14,589,864 -- -8,228
-4.36% -- E-MINI RUSS 2000 EQUITY INDEX 17/JUN/2022 RTYM2 INDEX -20,291,690 -- -229
-5.91% -- RUSSELL 2000 INDEX SWAP MORGAN STANLEY & CO. INTERNATIONAL PLC -27,491,005 -- -15,503
-8.59% -- RUSSELL 2000 INDEX SWAP SOCIETE GENERALE -39,928,721 -- -22,517
-13.81% -- RUSSELL 2000 INDEX SWAP BNP PARIBAS -64,220,746 -- -36,216
-15.81% -- RUSSELL 2000 INDEX SWAP CITIBANK NA -73,493,175 -- -41,445
-20.01% -- RUSSELL 2000 INDEX SWAP GOLDMAN SACHS INTERNATIONAL -93,037,150 -- -52,466
-28.38% -- RUSSELL 2000 INDEX SWAP BANK OF AMERICA NA -131,943,701 -- -74,407

Index

as of 3/31/2022

  • Total Number of Companies2018
  • Price/Earnings Ratio15.29
  • Price/Book Ratio2.4
  • Dividend Yield ( % )1.18
  • Avg. Index Market Capitalization$1.65 billion
About the Index

The Russell 2000® Index consists of 2,000 of the smallest U.S.-domiciled, publicly traded common stocks included in the Russell 3000 Index.

Distributions

Ex-Dividend Date Record Date Payable Date Dividend Long-Term Capital Gain Short-Term Capital Gain Return of Capital

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For the total return table above, since inception returns are cumulative for funds less than one year old; otherwise, returns are annualized. Market returns are based on the composite closing price and do not represent the returns you would receive if you traded shares at other times. The listing date is typically one or more days after the fund inception date. Therefore, NAV is used to calculate market returns prior to the listing date.

The expense ratio for certain funds includes a contractual fee waiver that results in a lower net expense ratio for some or all periods shown. For information about this ETF’s fees, please see above.

Holdings are subject to change. ProShares may invest in financial instruments (including derivatives) that, in combination, should have daily price return characteristics similar to the fund's benchmark.

Registered Investment Companies are required by the IRS to distribute substantially all of their income and capital gains to shareholders at least annually. For specific tax advice, we recommend you speak with a qualified tax professional.

This short ProShares ETF seeks a return that is -1x the return of its underlying benchmark (target) for a single day, as measured from one NAV calculation to the next. Due to the compounding of daily returns, holding periods of greater than one day can result in returns that are significantly different than the target return and ProShares' returns over periods other than one day will likely differ in amount and possibly direction from the target return for the same period. These effects may be more pronounced in funds with larger or inverse multiples and in funds with volatile benchmarks. Investors should monitor their holdings as frequently as daily. Investors should consult the prospectus for further details on the calculation of the returns and the risks associated with investing in this product.

The performance quoted represents past performance and does not guarantee future results. Investment return and principal value of an investment will fluctuate so that an investor's shares, when sold or redeemed, may be worth more or less than the original cost. Shares are bought and sold at market price (not NAV) and are not individually redeemed from the fund. Market price returns are based upon the midpoint of the bid/ask spread at 4:00 p.m. ET (when NAV is normally determined for most funds) and do not represent the returns you would receive if you traded shares at other times. Your brokerage commissions will reduce returns. Current performance may be lower or higher than the performance quoted. For standardized returns and performance data current to the most recent month end, see above.

Index information does not reflect any management fees, transaction costs or expenses. Indexes are unmanaged, and one cannot invest directly in an index.

There is no guarantee that distributions will not be made in the future. There is no guarantee that dividends or interest income will be paid.

There is no guarantee any ProShares ETF will achieve its investment objective.

Shares of any ETF are generally bought and sold at market price (not NAV) and are not individually redeemed from the fund. Your brokerage commissions will reduce returns.

Investing involves risk, including the possible loss of principal. Short ProShares ETFs are non-diversified and entail certain risks, including risk associated with the use of derivatives (swap agreements, futures contracts and similar instruments), imperfect benchmark correlation, leverage and market price variance, all of which can increase volatility and decrease performance. Short ProShares ETFs should lose money when their benchmarks rise. Please see their summary and full prospectuses for a more complete description of risks.

Investments in smaller companies typically exhibit higher volatility. Small- and mid-cap companies may have limited product lines or resources, may be dependent upon a particular market niche and may have greater fluctuations in price than the stocks of larger companies. Small- and mid-cap companies may lack the financial and personnel resources to handle economic or industry-wide setbacks and, as a result, such setbacks could have a greater effect on small- and mid-cap security prices.

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Investments in the debt of sub-sovereigns (including agency-issued securities) and quasi-sovereigns (i.e. corporations that have significant government ownership) may or may not be issued by or guaranteed as to principal and interest by a governmental authority.

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