ProShares Ultra SmallCap600 (SAA): Historical Returns

Data Source: from February 2007 to January 2024 (~17 years)
Consolidated Returns as of 31 January 2024
Live Update: Feb 29 2024
Category: Stocks
ProShares Ultra SmallCap600 (SAA) ETF
ETF • LIVE PERFORMANCE (USD currency)
1.61%
1 Day
Feb 29 2024
5.85%
Current Month
February 2024

In the last 10 Years, the ProShares Ultra SmallCap600 (SAA) ETF obtained a 9.05% compound annual return, with a 41.23% standard deviation.

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The ETF is related to the following investment themes:

  • Leveraged: 2x
  • Asset Class: Equity
  • Size: Multi Cap
  • Style: Blend
  • Region: North America
  • Country: U.S.

The ProShares Ultra SmallCap600 (SAA) ETF is part of the following Lazy Portfolios:

Portfolio Name Author SAA Weight Currency
Golden Butterfly 2x Leveraged 20.00% USD

Investment Returns as of Jan 31, 2024

The ProShares Ultra SmallCap600 (SAA) ETF guaranteed the following returns.

Returns are calculated in USD, assuming:
  • no fees or capital gain taxes.
  • the reinvestment of dividends.
  • the actual US Inflation rates.
PROSHARES ULTRA SMALLCAP600 (SAA) ETF
Consolidated returns as of 31 January 2024
Live Update: Feb 29 2024
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  Chg (%) Return (%) Return (%) as of Jan 31, 2024
  1 Day Time ET(*) Feb 2024 1M 6M 1Y 5Y 10Y MAX
(~17Y)
ProShares Ultra SmallCap600 (SAA) ETF 1.61 5.85 -8.94 -5.94 -6.96 4.16 9.05 7.42
US Inflation Adjusted return -9.22 -7.48 -9.76 -0.01 6.10 4.80
Returns over 1 year are annualized | Available data source: since Feb 2007
(*) Eastern Time (ET - America/New York)
US Inflation is updated to Jan 2024. Current inflation (annualized) is 1Y: 3.11% , 5Y: 4.16% , 10Y: 2.79%

In 2023, the ProShares Ultra SmallCap600 (SAA) ETF granted a 1.05% dividend yield. If you are interested in getting periodic income, please refer to the ProShares Ultra SmallCap600 (SAA) ETF: Dividend Yield page.

Capital Growth as of Jan 31, 2024

An investment of 1$, since February 2014, now would be worth 2.38$, with a total return of 137.87% (9.05% annualized).

The Inflation Adjusted Capital now would be 1.81$, with a net total return of 80.73% (6.10% annualized).
An investment of 1$, since February 2007, now would be worth 3.38$, with a total return of 237.66% (7.42% annualized).

The Inflation Adjusted Capital now would be 2.22$, with a net total return of 121.81% (4.80% annualized).

Investment Metrics as of Jan 31, 2024

Metrics of ProShares Ultra SmallCap600 (SAA) ETF, updated as of 31 January 2024.

Metrics are calculated based on monthly returns, assuming:
  • no fees or capital gain taxes.
  • the reinvestment of dividends.
  • the actual US Inflation rates.
PROSHARES ULTRA SMALLCAP600 (SAA) ETF
Advanced Metrics
Data Source: 1 February 2007 - 31 January 2024 (~17 years)
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Metrics as of Jan 31, 2024
1M 3M 6M 1Y 3Y 5Y 10Y MAX
(~17Y)
Investment Return (%) -8.94 33.39 -5.94 -6.96 -1.83 4.16 9.05 7.42
Infl. Adjusted Return (%) details -9.22 32.46 -7.48 -9.76 -7.09 -0.01 6.10 4.80
US Inflation (%) 0.31 0.70 1.66 3.11 5.66 4.16 2.79 2.50
Returns / Inflation rates over 1 year are annualized.
DRAWDOWN
Inflation Adjusted:
Inflation Adjusted:
1Y 3Y 5Y 10Y MAX
Deepest Drawdown Depth (%) -30.25 -47.12 -59.86 -66.95 -83.50
Start to Recovery (# months) details 11 25* 13 30 74
Start (yyyy mm) 2023 02 2022 01 2020 01 2018 09 2007 06
Start to Bottom (# months) 9 22 3 19 21
Bottom (yyyy mm) 2023 10 2023 10 2020 03 2020 03 2009 02
Bottom to End (# months) 2 3 10 11 53
End (yyyy mm) 2023 12 - 2021 01 2021 02 2013 07
Longest Drawdown Depth (%)
same as
deepest

same as
deepest
-47.12
same as
deepest

same as
deepest
Start to Recovery (# months) details 25*
Start (yyyy mm) 2023 02 2022 01 2022 01 2018 09 2007 06
Start to Bottom (# months) 9 22 22 19 21
Bottom (yyyy mm) 2023 10 2023 10 2023 10 2020 03 2009 02
Bottom to End (# months) 2 3 3 11 53
End (yyyy mm) 2023 12 - - 2021 02 2013 07
Longest negative period (# months) details 12* 36* 57 74 77
Period Start (yyyy mm) 2023 02 2021 02 2019 02 2014 02 2013 11
Period End (yyyy mm) 2024 01 2024 01 2023 10 2020 03 2020 03
Annualized Return (%) -6.96 -1.83 -1.76 -1.55 -1.09
Drawdowns / Negative periods marked with * are in progress
Deepest Drawdown Depth (%) -31.88 -52.52 -59.79 -67.78 -83.96
Start to Recovery (# months) details 12* 32* 13 30 76
Start (yyyy mm) 2023 02 2021 06 2020 01 2018 09 2007 06
Start to Bottom (# months) 9 29 3 19 21
Bottom (yyyy mm) 2023 10 2023 10 2020 03 2020 03 2009 02
Bottom to End (# months) 3 3 10 11 55
End (yyyy mm) - - 2021 01 2021 02 2013 09
Longest Drawdown Depth (%)
same as
deepest

same as
deepest
-52.52 -52.52
same as
deepest
Start to Recovery (# months) details 32* 32*
Start (yyyy mm) 2023 02 2021 06 2021 06 2021 06 2007 06
Start to Bottom (# months) 9 29 29 29 21
Bottom (yyyy mm) 2023 10 2023 10 2023 10 2023 10 2009 02
Bottom to End (# months) 3 3 3 3 55
End (yyyy mm) - - - - 2013 09
Longest negative period (# months) details 12* 36* 60* 83 155
Period Start (yyyy mm) 2023 02 2021 02 2019 02 2016 12 2007 05
Period End (yyyy mm) 2024 01 2024 01 2024 01 2023 10 2020 03
Annualized Return (%) -9.76 -7.09 -0.01 -1.60 -0.11
Drawdowns / Negative periods marked with * are in progress
RISK INDICATORS
1Y 3Y 5Y 10Y MAX
Standard Deviation (%) 44.12 41.98 47.95 41.23 41.84
Sharpe Ratio -0.27 -0.10 0.05 0.19 0.08
Sortino Ratio -0.47 -0.15 0.07 0.27 0.11
Ulcer Index 15.38 25.90 26.55 23.64 33.63
Ratio: Return / Standard Deviation -0.16 -0.04 0.09 0.22 0.18
Ratio: Return / Deepest Drawdown -0.23 -0.04 0.07 0.14 0.09
% Positive Months details 33% 50% 58% 60% 60%
Positive Months 4 18 35 73 123
Negative Months 8 18 25 47 81
LONG TERM RETURNS
Inflation Adjusted:
Inflation Adjusted:
1Y 3Y 5Y 10Y MAX
Best 10 Years Return (%) - Annualized 9.05 31.92
Worst 10 Years Return (%) - Annualized 6.23
Best 10 Years Return (%) - Annualized 6.10 29.63
Worst 10 Years Return (%) - Annualized 3.35
ROLLING PERIODS
Inflation Adjusted:
Inflation Adjusted:
1Y 3Y 5Y 10Y MAX
Over the latest 10Y
Best Rolling Return (%) - Annualized 236.57 36.97 24.36 9.05
Worst Rolling Return (%) - Annualized -53.56 -18.54 -6.22
% Positive Periods 56% 84% 81% 100%
SWR - Safe Withdrawal Rate (%) - 100% Success - Annualized 61.83 22.13 14.12 15.30
PWR - Perpetual Withdrawal Rate (%) - 100% Success - Annualized - - - 6.84
WR calculated based on initial capital | Monthly withdrawals adjusted for inflation | Credits: BestRetirementPortfolio.com
Best Rolling Return (%) - Annualized 227.98 34.26 21.78 6.10
Worst Rolling Return (%) - Annualized -54.25 -20.07 -8.43
% Positive Periods 55% 81% 72% 100%
SWR - Safe Withdrawal Rate (%) - 100% Success - Annualized 61.83 22.13 14.12 15.30
PWR - Perpetual Withdrawal Rate (%) - 100% Success - Annualized - - - 6.84
WR calculated based on initial capital | Monthly withdrawals adjusted for inflation | Credits: BestRetirementPortfolio.com
Over all the available data source (Feb 2007 - Jan 2024)
Best Rolling Return (%) - Annualized 236.57 56.47 52.38 31.92
Worst Rolling Return (%) - Annualized -74.17 -26.89 -10.74 6.23
% Positive Periods 60% 82% 84% 100%
SWR - Safe Withdrawal Rate (%) - 100% Success - Annualized 40.08 13.27 8.63 6.07
PWR - Perpetual Withdrawal Rate (%) - 100% Success - Annualized - - - 2.53
WR calculated based on initial capital | Monthly withdrawals adjusted for inflation | Credits: BestRetirementPortfolio.com
Best Rolling Return (%) - Annualized 227.98 52.82 49.30 29.63
Worst Rolling Return (%) - Annualized -74.17 -28.02 -12.52 3.35
% Positive Periods 58% 79% 80% 100%
SWR - Safe Withdrawal Rate (%) - 100% Success - Annualized 40.08 13.27 8.63 6.07
PWR - Perpetual Withdrawal Rate (%) - 100% Success - Annualized - - - 2.53
WR calculated based on initial capital | Monthly withdrawals adjusted for inflation | Credits: BestRetirementPortfolio.com
Terms and Definitions
  • Annualized Portfolio Return: it's the annualized geometric mean return of the portfolio.
  • Deepest/Longest Drawdown: a drawdown refers to the decline in value from a relative peak value to a relative trough. The deepest (or maximum) drawdown is the maximum observed loss from a peak to a trough of a portfolio before a new peak is attained. The longest drawdown is the period observed from a peak to the subsequent peak with the greatest duration.
  • Longest negative period: it's the maximum period for which an overall negative return has been observed.
  • Standard Deviation: it's a measure of the dispersion of returns around the mean.
  • Sharpe Ratio: it's a measure of risk-adjusted performance of the portfolio. It's calculated by dividing the excess return of the portfolio over the risk-free rate by the portfolio standard deviation. The risk-free rate here considered is the 1-3 Mth T-Bill return.
  • Sortino Ratio: another measure of risk-adjusted performance of the portfolio. It's a modification of the Sharpe Ratio (same formula but the denominator is the portfolio downside standard deviation).
  • Ulcer Index: it's a measure of downside risk that quantifies the depth and duration of drawdowns in an investment portfolio.
  • Best/Worst 10Y returns: the best and the worst 10-year return over a time frame.
  • Rolling Returns: N-year returns over a time frame, calculated over all the available data source (best, worst, % of positive returns). Each rolling period, longer than the longest negative period, yielded a non-negative minimum return.
  • Safe Withdrawal Rate (SWR): it's the percentage of the initial portfolio balance that can be withdrawn at the beginning of each month with inflation adjustment, without the portfolio running out of money in any case (money amount withdrawal).
    For instance: Your initial invested capital is 100.000$; withdrawal rate (annualized) is 4%. This means that, in the first month, you will withdraw 100.000 * 4% * 1/12 = 333.33$. The second month, you’ll withdraw 333.33$ plus the inflation monthly rate. You’ll continue adjusting your withdraw monthly for inflation.
  • Perpetual Withdrawal Rate (PWR): it's the percentage of the initial portfolio balance that can be withdrawn at the beginning of each month with inflation adjustment, preserving the original invested capital, adjusted for inflation too.

Correlations as of Jan 31, 2024

Correlation measures to what degree the returns of the two assets move in relation to each other.

Correlation coefficient is a numerical value between -1 and +1. If one variable goes up by a certain amount, the correlation coefficient indicates which way the other variable moves and by how much.
Asset correlations are calculated based on monthly returns.

Monthly correlations of ProShares Ultra SmallCap600 (SAA) ETF vs the main Asset Classes, over different timeframes. Columns are sortable (click on table header to sort).

PROSHARES ULTRA SMALLCAP600 (SAA) ETF
Monthly correlations as of 31 January 2024
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Correlation vs SAA
Asset Class 1 Year 5 Years 10 Years Since
Feb 2007
VTI
US Total Stock Market
0.80
0.89
0.87
0.91
SPY
US Large Cap
0.74
0.86
0.84
0.88
IJR
US Small Cap
1.00
1.00
0.99
0.99
VNQ
US REITs
0.89
0.79
0.69
0.74
QQQ
US Technology
0.54
0.73
0.68
0.76
PFF
Preferred Stocks
0.70
0.73
0.63
0.53
EFA
EAFE Stocks
0.74
0.85
0.75
0.78
VT
World All Countries
0.80
0.90
0.85
0.86
EEM
Emerging Markets
0.71
0.73
0.61
0.69
VGK
Europe
0.73
0.84
0.73
0.77
VPL
Pacific
0.76
0.83
0.74
0.75
FLLA
Latin America
0.81
0.74
0.53
0.61
BND
US Total Bond Market
0.58
0.38
0.24
0.14
TLT
Long Term Treasuries
0.67
0.04
-0.05
-0.20
BIL
US Cash
0.25
-0.15
-0.12
-0.12
TIP
TIPS
0.47
0.47
0.34
0.22
LQD
Invest. Grade Bonds
0.62
0.55
0.44
0.35
HYG
High Yield Bonds
0.71
0.80
0.75
0.72
CWB
US Convertible Bonds
0.93
0.86
0.81
0.82
BNDX
International Bonds
0.55
0.44
0.30
0.23
EMB
Emerg. Market Bonds
0.80
0.69
0.54
0.51
GLD
Gold
-0.03
0.08
-0.03
0.00
DBC
Commodities
0.09
0.55
0.47
0.48

If you want to learn more about historical correlations, you can find out here how the main asset class are correlated to each other.

Drawdowns

A drawdown refers to the decline in value from a relative peak value to a relative trough. A maximum drawdown is the maximum observed loss from a peak to a trough of a portfolio before a new peak is attained.

PROSHARES ULTRA SMALLCAP600 (SAA) ETF
Drawdown periods
Drawdown periods - Inflation Adjusted
Data Source: 1 February 2014 - 31 January 2024 (10 Years)
Data Source: 1 February 2007 - 31 January 2024 (~17 years)
Inflation Adjusted:
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Drawdown period
Recovery period
Total
Drawdown Start Bottom #Months End #Months #Months Ulcer Index
-66.95% Sep 2018 Mar 2020 19 Feb 2021 11 30 35.80
-47.12% Jan 2022 Oct 2023 22 in progress 3 25 30.82
-27.84% Jul 2015 Jan 2016 7 Jul 2016 6 13 12.81
-12.87% Jul 2014 Sep 2014 3 Dec 2014 3 6 6.69
-11.18% Oct 2016 Oct 2016 1 Nov 2016 1 2 6.45
-8.06% Feb 2018 Feb 2018 1 May 2018 3 4 4.40
-7.36% Aug 2017 Aug 2017 1 Sep 2017 1 2 4.25
-7.11% Jan 2015 Jan 2015 1 Feb 2015 1 2 4.10
-6.98% Jul 2021 Sep 2021 3 Dec 2021 3 6 4.12
-6.89% Apr 2014 Apr 2014 1 Jun 2014 2 3 4.65
-6.72% May 2017 May 2017 1 Jul 2017 2 3 3.38
-4.80% Apr 2015 Apr 2015 1 Jun 2015 2 3 2.57
-2.25% Mar 2017 Mar 2017 1 Apr 2017 1 2 1.30
-2.03% Jan 2017 Jan 2017 1 Feb 2017 1 2 1.17
-0.12% Oct 2017 Oct 2017 1 Nov 2017 1 2 0.07
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Drawdown (DD)
Occurrencies (EOM)
Drawdown (DD)
Range #Num Every (Avg) Frequency Cumulative Frequency
All Time High (DD=0%) 30 4.0 Months 24.79%
 
DD = 0% 24.79%
 
0% < DD <= -5% 15 8.1 Months 12.40%
 
DD <= -5% 37.19%
 
-5% < DD <= -10% 15 8.1 Months 12.40%
 
DD <= -10% 49.59%
 
-10% < DD <= -15% 9 13.4 Months 7.44%
 
DD <= -15% 57.02%
 
-15% < DD <= -20% 3 40.3 Months 2.48%
 
DD <= -20% 59.50%
 
-20% < DD <= -25% 11 11.0 Months 9.09%
 
DD <= -25% 68.60%
 
-25% < DD <= -30% 12 10.1 Months 9.92%
 
DD <= -30% 78.51%
 
-30% < DD <= -35% 7 17.3 Months 5.79%
 
DD <= -35% 84.30%
 
-35% < DD <= -40% 7 17.3 Months 5.79%
 
DD <= -40% 90.08%
 
-40% < DD <= -45% 3 40.3 Months 2.48%
 
DD <= -45% 92.56%
 
-45% < DD <= -50% 2 60.5 Months 1.65%
 
DD <= -50% 94.21%
 
-50% < DD <= -55% 4 30.3 Months 3.31%
 
DD <= -55% 97.52%
 
-55% < DD <= -60% 2 60.5 Months 1.65%
 
DD <= -60% 99.17%
 
-60% < DD <= -65% 0 - 0.00%
 
DD <= -65% 99.17%
 
-65% < DD <= -70% 1 121.0 Months 0.83%
 
DD <= -70% 100.00%
 
-70% < DD <= -100% 0 - 0.00%
 
DD <= -100% 100.00%
 
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Drawdown period
Recovery period
Total
Drawdown Start Bottom #Months End #Months #Months Ulcer Index
-67.78% Sep 2018 Mar 2020 19 Feb 2021 11 30 36.86
-52.52% Jun 2021 Oct 2023 29 in progress 3 32 31.93
-28.17% Apr 2015 Jan 2016 10 Jul 2016 6 16 12.05
-12.96% Jul 2014 Sep 2014 3 Dec 2014 3 6 6.75
-11.38% Oct 2016 Oct 2016 1 Nov 2016 1 2 6.57
-8.31% Feb 2018 Feb 2018 1 May 2018 3 4 4.62
-7.71% Aug 2017 Aug 2017 1 Sep 2017 1 2 4.45
-7.06% Apr 2014 Apr 2014 1 Jun 2014 2 3 4.83
-6.64% May 2017 May 2017 1 Jul 2017 2 3 3.35
-6.51% Jan 2015 Jan 2015 1 Feb 2015 1 2 3.76
-2.43% Jan 2017 Jan 2017 1 Feb 2017 1 2 1.40
-2.21% Mar 2017 Mar 2017 1 Apr 2017 1 2 1.28
-0.20% Oct 2017 Oct 2017 1 Nov 2017 1 2 0.11
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Drawdown (DD)
Occurrencies (EOM)
Drawdown (DD)
Range #Num Every (Avg) Frequency Cumulative Frequency
All Time High (DD=0%) 27 4.5 Months 22.31%
 
DD = 0% 22.31%
 
0% < DD <= -5% 17 7.1 Months 14.05%
 
DD <= -5% 36.36%
 
-5% < DD <= -10% 15 8.1 Months 12.40%
 
DD <= -10% 48.76%
 
-10% < DD <= -15% 8 15.1 Months 6.61%
 
DD <= -15% 55.37%
 
-15% < DD <= -20% 3 40.3 Months 2.48%
 
DD <= -20% 57.85%
 
-20% < DD <= -25% 8 15.1 Months 6.61%
 
DD <= -25% 64.46%
 
-25% < DD <= -30% 10 12.1 Months 8.26%
 
DD <= -30% 72.73%
 
-30% < DD <= -35% 8 15.1 Months 6.61%
 
DD <= -35% 79.34%
 
-35% < DD <= -40% 6 20.2 Months 4.96%
 
DD <= -40% 84.30%
 
-40% < DD <= -45% 7 17.3 Months 5.79%
 
DD <= -45% 90.08%
 
-45% < DD <= -50% 4 30.3 Months 3.31%
 
DD <= -50% 93.39%
 
-50% < DD <= -55% 4 30.3 Months 3.31%
 
DD <= -55% 96.69%
 
-55% < DD <= -60% 3 40.3 Months 2.48%
 
DD <= -60% 99.17%
 
-60% < DD <= -65% 0 - 0.00%
 
DD <= -65% 99.17%
 
-65% < DD <= -70% 1 121.0 Months 0.83%
 
DD <= -70% 100.00%
 
-70% < DD <= -100% 0 - 0.00%
 
DD <= -100% 100.00%
 
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Drawdown period
Recovery period
Total
Drawdown Start Bottom #Months End #Months #Months Ulcer Index
-83.50% Jun 2007 Feb 2009 21 Jul 2013 53 74 46.78
-66.95% Sep 2018 Mar 2020 19 Feb 2021 11 30 35.80
-47.12% Jan 2022 Oct 2023 22 in progress 3 25 30.82
-27.84% Jul 2015 Jan 2016 7 Jul 2016 6 13 12.81
-12.87% Jul 2014 Sep 2014 3 Dec 2014 3 6 6.69
-11.18% Oct 2016 Oct 2016 1 Nov 2016 1 2 6.45
-8.06% Feb 2018 Feb 2018 1 May 2018 3 4 4.40
-7.75% Jan 2014 Jan 2014 1 Feb 2014 1 2 4.47
-7.36% Aug 2017 Aug 2017 1 Sep 2017 1 2 4.25
-7.11% Jan 2015 Jan 2015 1 Feb 2015 1 2 4.10
-6.98% Jul 2021 Sep 2021 3 Dec 2021 3 6 4.12
-6.89% Apr 2014 Apr 2014 1 Jun 2014 2 3 4.65
-6.72% May 2017 May 2017 1 Jul 2017 2 3 3.38
-4.87% Aug 2013 Aug 2013 1 Sep 2013 1 2 2.81
-4.80% Apr 2015 Apr 2015 1 Jun 2015 2 3 2.57
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Drawdown (DD)
Occurrencies (EOM)
Drawdown (DD)
Range #Num Every (Avg) Frequency Cumulative Frequency
All Time High (DD=0%) 38 5.4 Months 18.54%
 
DD = 0% 18.54%
 
0% < DD <= -5% 18 11.4 Months 8.78%
 
DD <= -5% 27.32%
 
-5% < DD <= -10% 19 10.8 Months 9.27%
 
DD <= -10% 36.59%
 
-10% < DD <= -15% 14 14.6 Months 6.83%
 
DD <= -15% 43.41%
 
-15% < DD <= -20% 3 68.3 Months 1.46%
 
DD <= -20% 44.88%
 
-20% < DD <= -25% 15 13.7 Months 7.32%
 
DD <= -25% 52.20%
 
-25% < DD <= -30% 14 14.6 Months 6.83%
 
DD <= -30% 59.02%
 
-30% < DD <= -35% 17 12.1 Months 8.29%
 
DD <= -35% 67.32%
 
-35% < DD <= -40% 20 10.3 Months 9.76%
 
DD <= -40% 77.07%
 
-40% < DD <= -45% 7 29.3 Months 3.41%
 
DD <= -45% 80.49%
 
-45% < DD <= -50% 8 25.6 Months 3.90%
 
DD <= -50% 84.39%
 
-50% < DD <= -55% 6 34.2 Months 2.93%
 
DD <= -55% 87.32%
 
-55% < DD <= -60% 6 34.2 Months 2.93%
 
DD <= -60% 90.24%
 
-60% < DD <= -65% 7 29.3 Months 3.41%
 
DD <= -65% 93.66%
 
-65% < DD <= -70% 5 41.0 Months 2.44%
 
DD <= -70% 96.10%
 
-70% < DD <= -100% 8 25.6 Months 3.90%
 
DD <= -100% 100.00%
 
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Drawdown period
Recovery period
Total
Drawdown Start Bottom #Months End #Months #Months Ulcer Index
-83.96% Jun 2007 Feb 2009 21 Sep 2013 55 76 48.93
-67.78% Sep 2018 Mar 2020 19 Feb 2021 11 30 36.86
-52.52% Jun 2021 Oct 2023 29 in progress 3 32 31.93
-28.17% Apr 2015 Jan 2016 10 Jul 2016 6 16 12.05
-12.96% Jul 2014 Sep 2014 3 Dec 2014 3 6 6.75
-11.38% Oct 2016 Oct 2016 1 Nov 2016 1 2 6.57
-8.31% Feb 2018 Feb 2018 1 May 2018 3 4 4.62
-7.97% Jan 2014 Jan 2014 1 Mar 2014 2 3 3.99
-7.71% Aug 2017 Aug 2017 1 Sep 2017 1 2 4.45
-7.06% Apr 2014 Apr 2014 1 Jun 2014 2 3 4.83
-6.64% May 2017 May 2017 1 Jul 2017 2 3 3.35
-6.51% Jan 2015 Jan 2015 1 Feb 2015 1 2 3.76
-2.75% Feb 2007 Feb 2007 1 Apr 2007 2 3 1.39
-2.43% Jan 2017 Jan 2017 1 Feb 2017 1 2 1.40
-2.21% Mar 2017 Mar 2017 1 Apr 2017 1 2 1.28
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Drawdown (DD)
Occurrencies (EOM)
Drawdown (DD)
Range #Num Every (Avg) Frequency Cumulative Frequency
All Time High (DD=0%) 32 6.4 Months 15.61%
 
DD = 0% 15.61%
 
0% < DD <= -5% 21 9.8 Months 10.24%
 
DD <= -5% 25.85%
 
-5% < DD <= -10% 18 11.4 Months 8.78%
 
DD <= -10% 34.63%
 
-10% < DD <= -15% 12 17.1 Months 5.85%
 
DD <= -15% 40.49%
 
-15% < DD <= -20% 5 41.0 Months 2.44%
 
DD <= -20% 42.93%
 
-20% < DD <= -25% 11 18.6 Months 5.37%
 
DD <= -25% 48.29%
 
-25% < DD <= -30% 13 15.8 Months 6.34%
 
DD <= -30% 54.63%
 
-30% < DD <= -35% 13 15.8 Months 6.34%
 
DD <= -35% 60.98%
 
-35% < DD <= -40% 15 13.7 Months 7.32%
 
DD <= -40% 68.29%
 
-40% < DD <= -45% 20 10.3 Months 9.76%
 
DD <= -45% 78.05%
 
-45% < DD <= -50% 6 34.2 Months 2.93%
 
DD <= -50% 80.98%
 
-50% < DD <= -55% 11 18.6 Months 5.37%
 
DD <= -55% 86.34%
 
-55% < DD <= -60% 7 29.3 Months 3.41%
 
DD <= -60% 89.76%
 
-60% < DD <= -65% 5 41.0 Months 2.44%
 
DD <= -65% 92.20%
 
-65% < DD <= -70% 8 25.6 Months 3.90%
 
DD <= -70% 96.10%
 
-70% < DD <= -100% 8 25.6 Months 3.90%
 
DD <= -100% 100.00%
 

Rolling Returns

( more details)

A rolling return is a measure of investment performance that calculates the return of an investment over a set period of time, with the starting date rolling forward. This approach can provide a more accurate representation of the investment's historical performance and helps investors to evaluate the investment's consistency over time.

PROSHARES ULTRA SMALLCAP600 (SAA) ETF
Annualized Rolling Returns
Annualized Rolling Returns - Inflation Adjusted
Data Source: 1 February 2014 - 31 January 2024 (10 Years)
Data Source: 1 February 2007 - 31 January 2024 (~17 years)
Inflation Adjusted:
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Rolling
Period
Worst Period
15th Percentile
50th Percentile
85th Percentile
Best Period
Latest Negative
Periods
Ann.
Return
From
To
Growth
of 1$
Ann.
Return
Growth
of 1$
Ann.
Return
Growth
of 1$
Ann.
Return
Growth
of 1$
Ann.
Return
From
To
Growth
of 1$
1Y -53.56 04/2019
03/2020
0.46$ -24.49 0.75$ 4.86 1.04$ 49.78 1.49$ 236.57 04/2020
03/2021
3.36$ -6.96 43.12%
2Y -33.20 04/2018
03/2020
0.44$ -15.49 0.71$ 14.61 1.31$ 33.01 1.76$ 80.28 04/2020
03/2022
3.25$ -9.36 27.84%
3Y -18.54 04/2017
03/2020
0.54$ -0.94 0.97$ 14.27 1.49$ 22.20 1.82$ 36.97 10/2015
09/2018
2.56$ -1.83 15.29%
5Y -6.22 04/2015
03/2020
0.72$ -0.46 0.97$ 9.62 1.58$ 17.71 2.25$ 24.36 03/2016
02/2021
2.97$ 4.16 18.03%
7Y 4.04 12/2016
11/2023
1.31$ 7.70 1.68$ 11.11 2.09$ 16.49 2.91$ 17.93 06/2014
05/2021
3.17$ 5.54 0.00%
10Y 9.05 02/2014
01/2024
2.37$ 9.05 2.37$ 9.05 2.37$ 9.05 2.37$ 9.05 02/2014
01/2024
2.37$ 9.05 0.00%
Annualized rolling and percentiles/median returns over full calendar month periods
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Rolling
Period
Worst Period
15th Percentile
50th Percentile
85th Percentile
Best Period
Latest Negative
Periods
Ann.
Return
From
To
Growth
of 1$
Ann.
Return
Growth
of 1$
Ann.
Return
Growth
of 1$
Ann.
Return
Growth
of 1$
Ann.
Return
From
To
Growth
of 1$
1Y -54.25 04/2019
03/2020
0.45$ -27.18 0.72$ 3.33 1.03$ 44.13 1.44$ 227.98 04/2020
03/2021
3.27$ -9.76 44.95%
2Y -34.32 04/2018
03/2020
0.43$ -20.23 0.63$ 11.64 1.24$ 28.75 1.65$ 70.82 04/2020
03/2022
2.91$ -13.45 29.90%
3Y -20.07 04/2017
03/2020
0.51$ -2.92 0.91$ 10.65 1.35$ 19.01 1.68$ 34.26 10/2015
09/2018
2.41$ -7.09 18.82%
5Y -8.43 10/2018
09/2023
0.64$ -3.93 0.81$ 6.12 1.34$ 14.76 1.99$ 21.78 03/2016
02/2021
2.67$ -0.01 27.87%
7Y 0.52 12/2016
11/2023
1.03$ 4.12 1.32$ 7.93 1.70$ 14.18 2.52$ 15.85 06/2014
05/2021
2.80$ 1.98 0.00%
10Y 6.10 02/2014
01/2024
1.80$ 6.10 1.80$ 6.10 1.80$ 6.10 1.80$ 6.10 02/2014
01/2024
1.80$ 6.10 0.00%
Annualized rolling and percentiles/median returns over full calendar month periods
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Rolling
Period
Worst Period
15th Percentile
50th Percentile
85th Percentile
Best Period
Latest Negative
Periods
Ann.
Return
From
To
Growth
of 1$
Ann.
Return
Growth
of 1$
Ann.
Return
Growth
of 1$
Ann.
Return
Growth
of 1$
Ann.
Return
From
To
Growth
of 1$
1Y -74.17 03/2008
02/2009
0.25$ -26.27 0.73$ 8.62 1.08$ 59.88 1.59$ 236.57 04/2020
03/2021
3.36$ -6.96 39.90%
2Y -56.19 03/2007
02/2009
0.19$ -19.22 0.65$ 16.53 1.35$ 42.07 2.01$ 96.86 03/2009
02/2011
3.87$ -9.36 26.52%
3Y -26.89 07/2007
06/2010
0.39$ -1.83 0.94$ 16.59 1.58$ 31.75 2.28$ 56.47 03/2009
02/2012
3.83$ -1.83 17.75%
5Y -10.74 06/2007
05/2012
0.56$ -0.18 0.99$ 15.04 2.01$ 29.71 3.67$ 52.38 03/2009
02/2014
8.21$ 4.16 15.86%
7Y 3.72 06/2007
05/2014
1.29$ 6.72 1.57$ 15.98 2.82$ 26.22 5.10$ 34.43 10/2011
09/2018
7.93$ 5.54 0.00%
10Y 6.23 11/2013
10/2023
1.83$ 9.59 2.49$ 16.62 4.65$ 22.60 7.67$ 31.92 03/2009
02/2019
15.95$ 9.05 0.00%
15Y 6.61 10/2007
09/2022
2.61$ 8.07 3.20$ 9.93 4.13$ 11.19 4.90$ 19.06 02/2009
01/2024
13.69$ 19.06 0.00%
Annualized rolling and percentiles/median returns over full calendar month periods
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Rolling
Period
Worst Period
15th Percentile
50th Percentile
85th Percentile
Best Period
Latest Negative
Periods
Ann.
Return
From
To
Growth
of 1$
Ann.
Return
Growth
of 1$
Ann.
Return
Growth
of 1$
Ann.
Return
Growth
of 1$
Ann.
Return
From
To
Growth
of 1$
1Y -74.17 03/2008
02/2009
0.25$ -29.17 0.70$ 7.07 1.07$ 55.94 1.55$ 227.98 04/2020
03/2021
3.27$ -9.76 41.45%
2Y -57.07 03/2007
02/2009
0.18$ -22.65 0.59$ 14.44 1.30$ 38.42 1.91$ 92.74 03/2009
02/2011
3.71$ -13.45 27.62%
3Y -28.02 07/2007
06/2010
0.37$ -6.11 0.82$ 14.91 1.51$ 29.29 2.16$ 52.82 03/2009
02/2012
3.56$ -7.09 20.71%
5Y -12.52 06/2007
05/2012
0.51$ -3.46 0.83$ 12.83 1.82$ 27.71 3.39$ 49.30 03/2009
02/2014
7.41$ -0.01 20.00%
7Y 0.52 12/2016
11/2023
1.03$ 4.43 1.35$ 13.53 2.43$ 24.25 4.57$ 32.39 10/2011
09/2018
7.12$ 1.98 0.00%
10Y 3.35 11/2013
10/2023
1.39$ 7.52 2.06$ 13.86 3.66$ 20.19 6.29$ 29.63 03/2009
02/2019
13.39$ 6.10 0.00%
15Y 4.14 10/2007
09/2022
1.83$ 5.63 2.27$ 7.51 2.96$ 8.77 3.52$ 16.09 02/2009
01/2024
9.37$ 16.09 0.00%
Annualized rolling and percentiles/median returns over full calendar month periods

If you need a deeper detail about rolling returns, please refer to the ProShares Ultra SmallCap600 (SAA) ETF: Rolling Returns page.

Seasonality

In which months is it better to invest in ProShares Ultra SmallCap600 (SAA) ETF?

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
Gain Frequency
0.08
40%
0.73
60%
-11.81
20%
2.62
60%
-1.70
60%
3.84
80%
6.81
80%
-3.23
40%
-7.90
20%
5.28
80%
12.68
80%
8.76
80%
Best 18.7
2023
15.4
2021
5.4
2021
23.9
2020
6.4
2020
16.0
2023
20.5
2022
8.0
2020
6.6
2019
24.9
2022
38.9
2020
26.2
2023
Worst -14.1
2022
-19.4
2020
-45.6
2020
-15.6
2022
-17.4
2019
-17.5
2022
-5.6
2021
-10.0
2019
-19.4
2022
-12.0
2023
-5.1
2021
-13.6
2022
Monthly Seasonality over the period Mar 2007 - Jan 2024
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Monthly Average Return (%) and Gain Frequency
Return (%) Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Average
Gain Frequency
-0.07
40%
3.00
70%
-3.90
50%
1.26
60%
0.04
60%
3.92
80%
3.82
70%
-1.40
50%
-4.32
30%
2.24
60%
10.29
90%
2.63
70%
Best 22.1
2019
15.4
2021
15.0
2016
23.9
2020
12.3
2018
16.0
2023
20.5
2022
9.7
2018
18.6
2017
24.9
2022
38.9
2020
26.2
2023
Worst -17.8
2016
-19.4
2020
-45.6
2020
-15.6
2022
-17.4
2019
-17.5
2022
-11.0
2014
-11.0
2015
-19.4
2022
-19.7
2018
-5.1
2021
-23.6
2018
Monthly Seasonality over the period Mar 2007 - Jan 2024
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Monthly Average Return (%) and Gain Frequency
Return (%) Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec
Average
Gain Frequency
-1.47
35%
1.17
65%
0.66
65%
4.31
65%
-0.06
59%
0.56
59%
4.14
65%
-1.81
53%
-1.51
47%
0.92
59%
4.95
76%
4.43
76%
Best 22.1
2019
15.4
2021
15.8
2010
37.1
2009
12.3
2018
16.0
2023
20.5
2022
9.7
2018
23.3
2010
31.1
2011
38.9
2020
26.2
2023
Worst -24.6
2009
-24.0
2009
-45.6
2020
-15.6
2022
-17.4
2019
-17.5
2022
-11.0
2014
-17.8
2011
-20.5
2011
-40.5
2008
-25.1
2008
-23.6
2018
Monthly Seasonality over the period Mar 2007 - Jan 2024

Monthly Returns

This section provides a visual/tabular representation of the performance variability in the ProShares Ultra SmallCap600 (SAA) ETF over time. It illustrates the distribution of monthly returns, showcasing the range and frequency of positive and negative returns.

PROSHARES ULTRA SMALLCAP600 (SAA) ETF
Monthly Returns Distribution
Data Source: 1 February 2014 - 31 January 2024 (10 Years)
Data Source: 1 February 2007 - 31 January 2024 (~17 years)
73 Positive Months (61%) - 47 Negative Months (39%)
123 Positive Months (60%) - 81 Negative Months (40%)
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