ETF Spotlight - CANE the Teucrium Sugar Fund

ETF Ticker: CANE

Name of ETF: Teucrium Sugar Fund

ETF Provider: Teucrium Trading, LLC

Asset Tracked or Index Benchmark: a weighted average of the closing settlement prices for three futures contracts for sugar (“Sugar Futures Contracts”) that are traded on ICE Futures US (“ICE Futures”), specifically: (1) the second-to-expire Sugar No. 11 Futures Contract (a “Sugar No. 11 Futures Contract”), weighted 35%, (2) the third-to-expire Sugar No.

11 Futures Contract, weighted 30%, and (3) the Sugar No. 11 Futures Contract expiring in the March following the expiration month of the third-to-expire contract, weighted 35%.

ETF Categories: Commodity ETF, Agriculture ETF, Food ETF

Description of CANE: The Teucrium Sugar Fund provides investors unleveraged direct exposure to sugar without the need for a futures account. The Teucrium Sugar Fund was also designed to reduce the effects of backwardation and contango.

Top Holdings in CANE: Suguar Futures and Other Sugar Interests

Inception Date of CANE: July of 2009

Lists of ETFs that Include CANE:

For full information about this fund, be sure to visit the full CANE website

Keep in mind you have to be disciplined in your selection process of any exchange traded product. While ETFs and ETNs offer a lot of advantages, they are not without risk. No asset is risk free. So be sure to research any exchange trade products on this list before making any trades.

Look under the hood and see what is in the ETF, take a look at its performance history and see how it reacted to different market conditions. And if you have any questions or concerns, be sure to consult a financial professional such as a financial advisors or your broker.

However, once you have conducted your due diligence, then I wish you success (and profits) for all of your trades.

Disclaimer - At the time of publication of this article, I do not have any open positions in CANE - Mark Kennedy

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