Data Source: from March 2010 to June 2022
Consolidated Returns as of 30 June 2022
Live Update: Jul 05 2022, 01:59PM Eastern Time
PORTFOLIO • LIVE PERFORMANCE (USD currency)
0.35%
1 Day
Jul 05 2022, 01:59PM Eastern Time
1.57%
Current Month
July 2022

The Gyroscopic Investing Desert Portfolio 2x Leveraged is a Medium Risk portfolio and can be implemented with 3 ETFs.

It's exposed for 30% on the Stock Market and for 10% on Commodities.

In the last 10 Years, the Gyroscopic Investing Desert Portfolio 2x Leveraged obtained a 7.73% compound annual return, with a 10.60% standard deviation.

Asset Allocation and ETFs

The Gyroscopic Investing Desert Portfolio 2x Leveraged has the following asset allocation:

30% Stocks
60% Fixed Income
10% Commodities

The Gyroscopic Investing Desert Portfolio 2x Leveraged can be implemented with the following ETFs:

Weight Ticker ETF Name Investment Themes
30.00 % SSO ProShares Ultra S&P 500 2x, Equity, U.S., Large Cap
60.00 % UST ProShares Ultra 7-10 Year Treasury 2x, Bond, U.S., Intermediate-Term
10.00 % UGL ProShares Ultra Gold 2x, Commodity, Gold
Most of Lazy Portfolios are made of common components (asset classes), very simple and well defined. For a more complete view, find out the most common ETFs you can use to build your portfolio.

Portfolio and ETF Returns

The Gyroscopic Investing Desert Portfolio 2x Leveraged guaranteed the following returns.

According to the available data source, let's assume we built the portfolio on March 2010.

Portfolio returns are calculated in USD, assuming: July 2022 return is calculated on the hypothesis of a newly built portfolio, with the starting asset allocation.
GYROSCOPIC INVESTING DESERT PORTFOLIO 2X LEVERAGED RETURNS
Consolidated returns as of 30 June 2022
Live Update: Jul 05 2022, 01:59PM Eastern Time
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  Chg (%) Return (%)
Return (%) as of Jun 30, 2022
  1 Day Time ET(*) Jul 2022 1M 6M 1Y 5Y(*) 10Y(*)
Gyroscopic Investing Desert Portfolio 2x Leveraged -0.35 1.57 -6.19 -24.41 -17.98 6.37 7.73
US Inflation Adjusted return -6.19 -27.35 -23.76 2.67 5.14
Components
SSO
ProShares Ultra S&P 500
-1.99 01:59PM
Jul 05 2022
0.07 -16.73 -38.61 -24.68 15.42 21.28
UST
ProShares Ultra 7-10 Year Treasury
1.20 01:39PM
Jul 05 2022
3.38 -1.93 -20.45 -21.16 -0.63 0.66
UGL
ProShares Ultra Gold
-4.73 01:43PM
Jul 05 2022
-4.81 -3.55 -5.53 -1.26 8.44 -3.39
(*) Returns over 1 year are annualized
(*) Eastern Time (ET - America/New York)

US Inflation is updated to May 2022. Waiting for updates, inflation of Jun 2022 is set to 0%. Current inflation (annualized) is 1Y: 7.57% , 5Y: 3.61% , 10Y: 2.46%

Portfolio Dividends

In 2021, the Gyroscopic Investing Desert Portfolio 2x Leveraged granted a 0.17% dividend yield. If you are interested in getting periodic income, please refer to the Gyroscopic Investing Desert Portfolio 2x Leveraged: Dividend Yield page.

Historical Returns as of Jun 30, 2022

Historical returns and stats of Gyroscopic Investing Desert Portfolio 2x Leveraged. Total Returns and Inflation Adjusted Returns are both mentioned.

GYROSCOPIC INVESTING DESERT PORTFOLIO 2X LEVERAGED
Consolidated returns as of 30 June 2022
Data Source: from March 2010 to June 2022
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Period Return (%)
as of Jun 2022
Return (%)
Infl.Adj.
Standard
Deviation (%)
Max
Drawdown (%)
Months
Pos - Neg
1M
Jun 2022
-6.19
-6.19
-6.19
Jun 2022 - Jun 2022
0 - 1
3M
-16.36
-17.44
-16.36
Apr 2022 - Jun 2022
0 - 3
6M
-24.41
-27.35
-24.41
Jan 2022 - Jun 2022
0 - 6
YTD
-24.41
-27.35
-24.41
Jan 2022 - Jun 2022
0 - 6
1Y
-17.98
-23.76
16.05
-24.41
Jan 2022 - Jun 2022
5 - 7
42% pos
3Y(*)
3.89
-0.59
13.20
-24.41
Jan 2022 - Jun 2022
21 - 15
58% pos
5Y(*)
6.37
2.67
11.89
-24.41
Jan 2022 - Jun 2022
36 - 24
60% pos
10Y(*)
7.73
5.14
10.60
-24.41
Jan 2022 - Jun 2022
74 - 46
62% pos
MAX(*)
01 Mar 2010
10.25
7.66
10.32
-24.41
Jan 2022 - Jun 2022
97 - 51
66% pos
(*) Returns over 1 year are annualized

Returns and stats are calculated assuming a yearly rebalancing of the components weight. How do returns change with different rebalancing strategies?

Capital Growth as of Jun 30, 2022

An investment of 1000$, since July 2012, now would be worth 2105.73$, with a total return of 110.57% (7.73% annualized).

The Inflation Adjusted Capital now would be 1650.95$, with a net total return of 65.10% (5.14% annualized).
An investment of 1000$, since March 2010, now would be worth 3332.83$, with a total return of 233.28% (10.25% annualized).

The Inflation Adjusted Capital now would be 2484.48$, with a net total return of 148.45% (7.66% annualized).

Drawdowns

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Drawdown period
Recovery period
Total
Drawdown Start Bottom #Months End #Months #Months
-24.41% Jan 2022 Jun 2022 6 in progress 6
-10.03% Aug 2016 Nov 2016 4 Jul 2017 8 12
-8.09% May 2013 Jun 2013 2 Oct 2013 4 6
-7.55% Feb 2018 Oct 2018 9 Mar 2019 5 14
-6.85% Feb 2015 Aug 2015 7 Mar 2016 7 14
-6.04% Sep 2020 Oct 2020 2 Dec 2020 2 4
-5.79% Sep 2021 Sep 2021 1 Dec 2021 3 4
-5.23% Jan 2021 Mar 2021 3 Apr 2021 1 4
-3.61% Feb 2020 Mar 2020 2 Apr 2020 1 3
-3.41% Sep 2014 Sep 2014 1 Nov 2014 2 3
-2.65% Oct 2012 Oct 2012 1 Mar 2013 5 6
-1.97% Jul 2014 Jul 2014 1 Aug 2014 1 2
-1.28% Sep 2017 Sep 2017 1 Nov 2017 2 3
-1.15% May 2019 May 2019 1 Jun 2019 1 2
-1.08% Sep 2019 Sep 2019 1 Oct 2019 1 2
-0.92% Mar 2014 Mar 2014 1 Apr 2014 1 2
-0.80% May 2016 May 2016 1 Jun 2016 1 2
-0.18% Dec 2013 Dec 2013 1 Jan 2014 1 2
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Drawdown period
Recovery period
Total
Drawdown Start Bottom #Months End #Months #Months
-24.41% Jan 2022 Jun 2022 6 in progress 6
-10.03% Aug 2016 Nov 2016 4 Jul 2017 8 12
-8.09% May 2013 Jun 2013 2 Oct 2013 4 6
-7.55% Feb 2018 Oct 2018 9 Mar 2019 5 14
-6.85% Feb 2015 Aug 2015 7 Mar 2016 7 14
-6.04% Sep 2020 Oct 2020 2 Dec 2020 2 4
-5.79% Sep 2021 Sep 2021 1 Dec 2021 3 4
-5.23% Jan 2021 Mar 2021 3 Apr 2021 1 4
-3.61% Feb 2020 Mar 2020 2 Apr 2020 1 3
-3.56% Sep 2011 Sep 2011 1 Oct 2011 1 2
-3.41% Sep 2014 Sep 2014 1 Nov 2014 2 3
-2.65% Oct 2012 Oct 2012 1 Mar 2013 5 6
-2.11% Jun 2011 Jun 2011 1 Jul 2011 1 2
-1.97% Jul 2014 Jul 2014 1 Aug 2014 1 2
-1.87% May 2012 May 2012 1 Jun 2012 1 2
-1.52% May 2010 May 2010 1 Jul 2010 2 3
-1.28% Sep 2017 Sep 2017 1 Nov 2017 2 3
-1.15% May 2019 May 2019 1 Jun 2019 1 2
-1.08% Sep 2019 Sep 2019 1 Oct 2019 1 2
-0.96% Nov 2010 Nov 2010 1 Feb 2011 3 4

Rolling Returns ( more details)

Gyroscopic Investing Desert Portfolio 2x Leveraged: annualized rolling and average returns

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Rolling
Period
Return (*) Negative
Periods
Average (%) Best (%) Worst (%)
1 Year
12.18 30.15
Jan 2019 - Dec 2019
-17.98
Jul 2021 - Jun 2022
7.30%
2 Years
11.82 25.84
Jan 2019 - Dec 2020
-3.72
Jul 2020 - Jun 2022
0.80%
3 Years
11.29 21.11
Jan 2019 - Dec 2021
3.89
Jul 2019 - Jun 2022
0.00%
5 Years
10.43 16.96
Mar 2010 - Feb 2015
6.37
Jul 2017 - Jun 2022
0.00%
7 Years
10.31 13.17
Mar 2010 - Feb 2017
6.84
Jul 2015 - Jun 2022
0.00%
10 Years
11.50 13.25
Aug 2010 - Jul 2020
7.73
Jul 2012 - Jun 2022
0.00%
(*) Annualized rolling and average returns over full calendar month periods

If you need a deeper detail about rolling returns, please refer to the Gyroscopic Investing Desert Portfolio 2x Leveraged: Rolling Returns page.

Seasonality

Gyroscopic Investing Desert Portfolio 2x Leveraged: in which months is it better to invest?

Both the Average Return and the Gain Frequency (Win %) are useful to get an idea of what happened in the past.

For further information about the seasonality, check the Asset Class Seasonality page.
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Monthly Average Return (%) and Gain Frequency
Return (%) Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Average
Win %
1.84
83%
0.58
58%
0.38
46%
1.40
77%
0.34
54%
0.18
54%
2.61
92%
1.56
75%
-0.62
42%
0.93
67%
0.68
75%
0.54
67%
Best
Year
6.2
2012
4.2
2014
3.6
2019
6.1
2020
2.7
2014
7.2
2019
6.0
2020
5.1
2011
5.6
2010
5.3
2021
4.5
2020
3.2
2020
Worst
Year
-5.9
2022
-4.3
2018
-3.0
2022
-10.5
2022
-2.8
2013
-6.2
2022
-2.0
2014
-3.4
2013
-5.8
2021
-5.2
2018
-4.9
2016
-1.8
2018
Statistics calculated for the period Mar 2010 - Jun 2022

Monthly/Yearly Returns

Gyroscopic Investing Desert Portfolio 2x Leveraged monthly and yearly returns: how is the distribution of the returns recorded so far?

MONTHLY RETURNS HISTOGRAM
97 Positive Months (66%) - 51 Negative Months (34%)
Mar 2010 - Jun 2022
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Yearly Return(%)
Monthly Return(%)
Year Total Infl.Adj Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
2022
-24.41 -27.35 -5.9 -1.1 -3.0 -10.5 -0.4 -6.2
2021
+12.18 +4.75 -2.7 -2.5 -0.1 5.5 2.1 1.3 4.5 1.3 -5.8 5.3 0.2 3.1
2020
+21.66 +20.13 4.7 -1.0 -2.6 6.1 2.6 1.2 6.0 1.8 -2.8 -3.3 4.5 3.2
2019
+30.15 +27.27 5.8 1.2 3.6 1.8 -1.1 7.2 0.8 4.4 -1.1 1.8 0.8 1.8
2018
-5.84 -7.61 1.2 -4.3 -0.2 -2.0 2.0 -0.3 1.0 2.7 -1.3 -5.2 2.5 -1.8
2017
+17.48 +15.03 2.2 3.7 0.0 2.1 1.6 -0.8 2.0 2.5 -1.3 1.2 1.6 1.5
2016
+7.95 +5.79 1.9 4.0 3.1 1.0 -0.8 5.8 2.7 -2.1 0.1 -3.5 -4.9 0.8
2015
-1.47 -2.10 5.1 -1.2 -0.6 -0.3 0.2 -3.5 1.7 -3.2 0.0 4.1 -1.5 -1.8
2014
+17.56 +16.80 2.1 4.2 -0.9 1.4 2.7 2.2 -2.0 4.7 -3.4 2.6 3.2 0.0
2013
+8.45 +6.83 1.4 1.0 3.0 1.7 -2.8 -5.5 4.4 -3.4 3.8 4.4 0.9 -0.2
2012
+14.13 +12.15 6.2 0.7 0.1 2.1 -1.9 1.9 2.5 2.2 2.2 -2.7 1.3 -0.9
2011
+18.75 +15.22 0.2 2.2 0.3 5.5 1.7 -2.1 3.8 5.1 -3.6 3.9 0.6 0.2
2010
- - 2.3 3.9 -1.5 1.0 3.9 2.9 5.6 2.6 -1.0 0.7

Portfolio efficiency

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