NUGTDUST Direxion Daily Gold Miners Index Bull & Bears 3x Shares ETF


The Direxion Daily Gold Miners Index Bull & Bear 3x Shares seek daily investment results, before fees and expenses, of either 300% or 300% of the inverse (or opposite) of the performance of the NYSE Arca GoldMiners Index. There is no guarantee the funds will meet their stated investment objectives.

These leveraged ETFs seek a return that is +300% or -300% of the return of their benchmark index for a single day. The funds should not be expected to provide three times or negative three times the return of the benchmark’s cumulative return for periods greater than a day.

Key Benefits

Key Benefits

You know that TRADING is different than investing. But the opportunity to take advantage of short-term trends is only won, if you get the direction right.

Whether you’re a bull or a bear, Direxion Shares is with you. Our leveraged ETFs are powerful tools built to help you:

  • Magnify your short-term perspective with daily 3x leverage
  • Go where there’s opportunity, with bull and bear funds for both sides of the trade; and
  • Stay agile – with liquidity to trade through rapidly changing markets

Leveraged ETFs are not suitable for all investors and should be utilized only by sophisticated investors who understand leverage risk, consequences of seeking daily leveraged investment results and intend to actively monitor and manage their investments. Leverage ETFs are not designed to track the underlying index over periods longer than one trading day.

Target Index

Target Index

The NYSE Arca Gold Miners Index is comprised of publicly traded companies that operate globally in both developed and emerging markets, and are involved primarily in the mining for gold and silver. The companies included in the index have an average market capitalization of more than $2.90 billion dollars and a median market capitalization of $1.52 billion dollars as of September 30, 2015. One cannot directly invest in an index.

Index Country Weightings (%)
Canada 52.05
United States 15.55
Australia 9.90
South Africa 9.59
Jersey 6.54
China 3.00
Peru 2.32
Hong Kong 1.05

Data as of 9/30/2015 and is subject to change at any time.

Daily Holdings

Fund Symbol NUGT DUST
Daily Target 300% -300%
Intra-day Indicative Value NUGT.IV DUST.IV
Bloomberg Index Symbol GDM GDM
CUSIP 25490K570 25459W235
ISIN US25490K5700 US25459W2355
Gross Expense Ratio 1.04% 0.98%
Net Expense Ratio 0.95%* 0.95%*
Inception Date Dec 08, 2010 Dec 08, 2010

Pricing and Performance

Price Information
NAVs and market price information as of November 25, 2015

Ticker Fund Name NAV NAV Change $ NAV Change % Market Price Closing Market Price Closing Change($) Market Price Closing Change(%) Premium / Discount
NUGT Daily Gold Miners Index Bull 3x Shares 25.38 -0.74 -2.83 25.47 -0.61 -2.34 0.09
DUST Daily Gold Miners Index Bear 3x Shares 19.12 0.52 2.80 19.05 0.43 2.31 -0.07

NAVs and market price information as of November 25, 2015

All data as of 10/31/2015
Ticker Fund Name   1 Mo % 3 Mo % YTD % 1 YR % 3 YR % 5 YR % 10 YR % Since Inception Inception Date Expense Ratio* (Gross/Net %)
NUGT Daily Gold Miners Index Bull 3x Shares NAV 18.97 0.58 -68.97 -68.72 -83.89 -72.47 1.04 / 0.95*
Market Close 20.45 1.14 -68.92 -68.22 -83.88 -72.42
DUST Daily Gold Miners Index Bear 3x Shares NAV -35.33 -53.32 -35.36 -65.65 10.34 -3.50 0.98 / 0.95*
Market Close -35.82 -53.71 -35.56 -66.37 10.21 -3.64
All data as of 9/30/2015
Ticker Fund Name   1 Mo % 3 Mo % YTD % 1 YR % 3 YR % 5 YR % 10 YR % Since Inception Inception Date Expense Ratio* (Gross/Net %)
NUGT Daily Gold Miners Index Bull 3x Shares NAV -12.91 -64.24 -73.92 -87.34 -85.16 -74.04 1.04 / 0.95*
Market Close -13.25 -64.40 -74.19 -87.41 -85.19 -74.06
DUST Daily Gold Miners Index Bear 3x Shares NAV -3.78 35.25 -0.04 -12.90 27.79 5.58 0.98 / 0.95*
Market Close -3.09 35.08 0.41 -12.76 27.83 5.59

* The Net Expense Ratio includes management fees and other operating expenses, but does not include expenses such as Acquired Fund Fees and Expenses, leveraged interest and brokerage commissions. The Funds’ Advisor, Rafferty Asset Management, LLC (“Rafferty”) has entered into an Operating Expense Limitation Agreement with each Fund. Under this agreement, Rafferty has contractually agreed to cap all or a portion of its management fee and/or reimburse each Fund for Other Expenses through September 1, 2016 to the extent that each Fund’s Total Annual Fund Operating Expenses exceed 0.95%.

The performance data quoted represents past performance. Past performance does not guarantee future results. The investment return and principal value of an investment will fluctuate. An investor’s shares, when redeemed, may be worth more or less than their original cost. Current performance may be lower or higher than the performance quoted. Returns for performance under one year are cumulative, not annualized. For the most recent month-end performance please visit the funds website at

Short-term performance, in particular, is not a good indication of the fund’s future performance, and an investment should not be made based solely on returns. Because of ongoing market volatility, fund performance may be subject to substantial short-term changes. For additional information, see the fund’s prospectus or summary prospectus.  Index performance does not include any fees or expenses, are unmanaged and cannot be invested in directly.