CLIX

Long Online/Short Stores ETF

Why Invest in CLIX?

  • E-commerce sales are growing at a rapid pace and undermining in-store retail as consumer habits change and shoppers move online.

  • Physical retailers are under immense pressure. In general, profit margins and Return on Assets have been declining for years.

  • The ProShares Long Online/Short Stores Index combines a 100% long position in retailers that primarily sell online or through other non-store channels with a 50% short position in those that rely principally on revenue from physical stores. A potential advantage is that the long and short positions may offset one another, resulting in a lower net exposure to the direction of the market.

Why Invest in CLIX?

  • E-commerce sales are growing at a rapid pace and undermining in-store retail as consumer habits change and shoppers move online.

  • Physical retailers are under immense pressure. In general, profit margins and Return on Assets have been declining for years.

  • The ProShares Long Online/Short Stores Index combines a 100% long position in retailers that primarily sell online or through other non-store channels with a 50% short position in those that rely principally on revenue from physical stores. A potential advantage is that the long and short positions may offset one another, resulting in a lower net exposure to the direction of the market.

Performance

Growth of $10,000

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
CLIX Market Price -7.56% 3.16% -8.78% -7.56% -3.53% -28.07% -5.83% -- -1.81% 11/14/2017
CLIX NAV -7.59% 3.20% -8.76% -7.59% -3.32% -28.06% -5.81% -- -1.81% 11/14/2017
ProShares Long Online/Short Stores Index -7.57% 2.94% -9.52% -7.57% -4.73% -28.10% -5.76% -- -1.71% --

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 CLIX
  • Intraday Ticker CLIX.IV
  • CUSIP 74347B375
  • Inception Date 11/14/17
  • Expense Ratio 0.65%
  • NAV Calculation Time 4:00 p.m. ET
  • Distributions Quarterly
Characteristics
as of 1/31/2024
  • Distribution Yield --

    Distribution Yield represents the annualized yield based on the last income distribution.

  • SEC 30-Day Yield 0.14%

    SEC 30-Day Yield is a standard yield calculation developed by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) that facilitates fairer comparisons of funds. The figure reflects dividends and interest earned by the securities held by the fund during the most recent 30-day period, net the fund's expenses.

Price
as of 2/22/2024
  • NAV $37.47
  • NAV Change $+0.56 up caret
  • Market Price $37.41
  • Market Price Change $+0.51 up caret
  • Trading Volume (M) 17,401
  • 30-Day Median Bid Ask Spread 0.00%
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Snapshot
  • Ticker CLIX
  • Intraday Ticker CLIX.IV
  • CUSIP 74347B375
  • Inception Date 11/14/17
  • Unitary Expense Ratio 0.65%
  • NAV Calculation Time 4:00 p.m. ET
  • Distributions Quarterly
Characteristics
as of 1/31/2024
  • Distribution Yield --

    Distribution Yield represents the annualized yield based on the last income distribution.

  • SEC 30-Day Yield 0.14%

    SEC 30-Day Yield is a standard yield calculation developed by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) that facilitates fairer comparisons of funds. The figure reflects dividends and interest earned by the securities held by the fund during the most recent 30-day period, net the fund's expenses.

Price
as of 2/22/2024
  • NAV $37.47
  • NAV Change $+0.56 up caret
  • Market Price $37.41
  • Market Price Change $+0.51 up caret
  • Trading Volume (M) 17,401
  • 30-Day Median Bid Ask Spread 0.00%
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Exposures

Index as of 12/29/2023

Holdings

as of 2/22/2024

Weight Ticker Description Exposure Value
(Notional + GL)
Market Value Shares/Contracts SEDOL Number
22.59% AMZN AMAZON.COM INC -- $2,666,011.18 15,271 2000019
11.45% -- PROSHARES ONLINE RETAIL INDEX SWAP SOCIETE GENERALE 1,351,284 -- 945 --
8.70% PDD PDD HOLDINGS INC -- $1,027,108.89 7,803 BYVW0F7
7.62% EBAY EBAY INC -- $899,902.44 20,323 2293819
4.57% CVNA CARVANA CO -- $539,823.00 10,300 BYQHPG3
4.32% CPNG COUPANG INC -- $510,163.36 31,414 BNYHDF3
4.29% BYON BEYOND INC -- $505,941.00 18,465 2855930
4.01% WSM WILLIAMS-SONOMA INC -- $473,550.00 2,100 2967589
3.97% BABA ALIBABA GROUP HOLDING-SP ADR -- $468,290.24 6,152 BP41ZD1
3.88% BKE BUCKLE INC/THE -- $458,485.35 11,465 2149934
3.76% RVLV REVOLVE GROUP INC -- $443,811.64 27,362 BJ1FD74
3.71% ETSY ETSY INC -- $437,490.90 6,195 BWTN5N1
3.51% FIGS FIGS INC-CLASS A -- $413,784.70 68,735 BMXXBD9
3.49% W WAYFAIR INC- CLASS A -- $412,000.96 7,624 BQXZP64
3.03% CHWY CHEWY INC - CLASS A -- $357,426.24 22,228 BJLFHW7
2.80% MELI MERCADOLIBRE INC -- $330,872.36 182 B23X1H3
2.07% SE SEA LTD-ADR -- $244,386.10 5,498 BYWD7L4
2.04% JD JD.COM INC-ADR -- $240,294.84 10,029 BMM27D9
1.37% GLBE GLOBAL-E ONLINE LTD -- $162,082.41 5,001 BN770J3
1.25% -- PROSHARES ONLINE RETAIL INDEX SWAP BNP PARIBAS GOLDMAN SACHS INTERNATIONAL 147,283 -- 103 --
0.39% -- PROSHARES ONLINE RETAIL INDEX SWAP UBS AG E 45,758 -- 32 --
0.10% -- PROSHARES ONLINE RETAIL INDEX SWAP GOLDMAN SACHS INTERNATIONAL 11,439 -- 08 --
-- OZON OZON HOLDINGS PLC - ADR -- $00.00 3,471 BN10NX3
-- -- NET OTHER ASSETS (LIABILITIES) -- $1,211,500.00 1,211,500 --
-1.16% -- SOLACTIVE-PROSHARES BRICKS AND MORTAR RETAIL STORE INDEX SWAP GOLDMAN SACHS INTERNATIONAL -136,723 -- -83 --
-13.01% -- SOLACTIVE-PROSHARES BRICKS AND MORTAR RETAIL STORE INDEX SWAP SOCIETE GENERALE -1,535,256 -- -932 --
-35.73% -- SOLACTIVE-PROSHARES B&M RETAIL INDEX SWAP BNP PARI RETAIL STORE INDEX SWAP GOLDMAN SACHS INTERNATIONAL -4,217,011 -- -2,560 --

Index

as of 9/29/2023

Long
  • Total Number of Companies19
  • Price/Earnings Ratio--
  • Price/Book Ratio3.002
  • Dividend Yield ( % )--
  • Avg. Index Market Capitalization$98.67 billion
Short
  • Total Number of Companies37
  • Price/Earnings Ratio20.494
  • Price/Book Ratio2.37
  • Dividend Yield ( % )--
  • Avg. Index Market Capitalization$45.87 billion
About the Index

The ProShares Long Online/Short Stores Index combines two specialized retail indexes into one. It is 100% long the ProShares Online Retail Index, which tracks retailers that primarily sell online or through other non-store channels, and 50% short the Solactive-ProShares Bricks and Mortar Retail Store Index that brings together traditional in-store retailers. The positions are rebalanced monthly:

Retailers in the 100% long portion of the index include U.S. and non-U.S. companies. To be eligible, retailers must: be classified as an online retailer, an e-commerce retailer, or an internet or direct marketing retailer, according to standard industry classification systems; have a market capitalization of at least $500 million; and have a six-month daily average value traded of at least $1 million and meet other requirements. When the index is rebalanced, it is weighted so that no company may exceed 24% of the value of the index, the sum of companies individually weighing more than 4.5% may not exceed 50% of the value of the index, and the total weight of all non-U.S. companies will be capped at 25% of the value of the index. The long portion of the index is rebalanced monthly and reconstituted annually.

Retailers in the 50% short portion of the index must be characterized as receiving at least 50% of its revenue from retail operations; receive 75% or more of its retail revenues from in-store sales; and be a U.S. company. In addition, a retailer must have a market capitalization of at least $500 million, a six-month daily average value traded of at least $1 million, and meet other requirements. The short portion of the index is rebalanced monthly and reconstituted annually.

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Distributions

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

 

 

Profit margins, as measured by EBIT (Earnings Before Interest and Taxes). Data via Bloomberg.

Sources: eMarketer, May 2019; CB Insights, December 2019.

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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.

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

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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. This ProShares ETF is non-diversified and entails certain risks, which may include risks associated with the use of derivatives (such as swap agreements, futures contracts and similar instruments), imperfect benchmark correlation, leverage and market price variance, all of which can increase volatility and decrease performance. The fund's short positions are not intended to hedge the portfolio in market downturns, but rather to allow stocks with unfavorable outlooks to contribute to performance. Short positions lose value as security prices increase. Please see the summary and full prospectus for a more complete description of risks.

International investments may involve risks from: geographic concentration, differences in valuation and valuation times, unfavorable fluctuations in currency, differences in generally accepted accounting principles, and from economic or political instability.

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.

Investments in the consumer discretionary and retailing industries are subject to risks such as changes in domestic and international economies, interest rates, competition and consumer confidence; disposable household income; consumer tastes and preferences; intense competition; changing demographics; marketing and public perception; and dependence on third-party suppliers and distribution systems.

Retail revenue information in the Solactive-ProShares Bricks and Mortar Retail Store Index is based on Kantar Retail LLC data.

Emerging markets are riskier than more developed markets because they may develop unevenly or may never fully develop. Investments in emerging markets are considered speculative.

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