United States Oil Fund (USO): Rolling Returns

Data Source: from April 1983 to February 2024 (~41 years)
Consolidated Returns as of 29 February 2024

Holding the United States Oil Fund (USO) ETF, how long should you stay invested to have high probability to obtain a positive return?

Considering all the available data source (~41 years), the longest period with a negative return lasted 491 months (from April 1983 to February 2024). This negative series is not closed yet.

To obtain comprehensive information, please consult the United States Oil Fund (USO) ETF: Historical Returns page.

Previous vs subsequent Returns

Considering all 10-year rolling periods, is there a relationship between past and future returns, at a given date?

In the following chart, we show how past returns (x-axis) and subsequent returns (y-axis) are related.

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UNITED STATES OIL FUND (USO) ETF
Previous vs Next Returns - 10 Years annualized
Updated to February 2024

The annualized return of the last 10 years has been -12.96% (updated at Feb 29, 2024).

Rolling Returns

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.

UNITED STATES OIL FUND (USO) ETF
Annualized Rolling Returns
Annualized Rolling Returns - Inflation Adjusted
Data Source: 1 March 1994 - 29 February 2024 (30 Years)
Data Source: 1 April 1983 - 29 February 2024 (~41 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 -82.02 05/2019
04/2020
0.17$ -31.59 0.68$ 2.67 1.02$ 45.84 1.45$ 148.00 03/1999
02/2000
2.48$ 9.15 46.70%
2Y -58.38 05/2018
04/2020
0.17$ -27.99 0.51$ 2.67 1.05$ 27.68 1.63$ 100.89 05/2020
04/2022
4.03$ 4.27 46.59%
3Y -38.43 05/2017
04/2020
0.23$ -24.51 0.43$ -1.94 0.94$ 21.10 1.77$ 52.27 05/2020
04/2023
3.53$ 21.10 53.85%
4Y -32.18 05/2016
04/2020
0.21$ -20.81 0.39$ -4.63 0.82$ 17.21 1.88$ 38.03 07/2004
06/2008
3.62$ -0.75 58.15%
5Y -34.94 05/2015
04/2020
0.11$ -18.55 0.35$ -3.94 0.81$ 16.52 2.14$ 34.82 07/2003
06/2008
4.45$ -5.16 58.47%
6Y -36.46 05/2014
04/2020
0.06$ -17.51 0.31$ -2.60 0.85$ 15.24 2.34$ 30.79 07/2002
06/2008
5.00$ -4.87 56.40%
7Y -31.32 05/2013
04/2020
0.07$ -16.32 0.28$ -2.19 0.85$ 13.22 2.38$ 26.99 02/1999
01/2006
5.32$ -3.12 54.15%
8Y -29.62 05/2012
04/2020
0.06$ -16.46 0.23$ -2.92 0.78$ 13.29 2.71$ 24.10 12/1998
11/2006
5.62$ 0.23 52.45%
9Y -27.86 05/2011
04/2020
0.05$ -16.53 0.19$ -0.37 0.96$ 11.75 2.71$ 25.56 03/1999
02/2008
7.75$ -7.28 50.20%
10Y -24.80 05/2010
04/2020
0.05$ -16.02 0.17$ 1.86 1.20$ 11.55 2.98$ 25.23 07/1998
06/2008
9.48$ -12.96 47.72%
11Y -20.49 11/2009
10/2020
0.08$ -14.53 0.17$ 1.89 1.22$ 11.24 3.22$ 19.02 07/1997
06/2008
6.79$ -11.00 48.91%
12Y -26.26 05/2008
04/2020
0.02$ -12.89 0.19$ -2.06 0.77$ 10.11 3.17$ 16.77 07/1996
06/2008
6.42$ -11.72 51.15%
13Y -21.49 11/2007
10/2020
0.04$ -11.44 0.20$ -3.27 0.64$ 8.83 3.00$ 17.03 07/1995
06/2008
7.72$ -10.57 53.17%
14Y -20.63 05/2006
04/2020
0.03$ -14.37 0.11$ -4.12 0.55$ 6.70 2.48$ 14.84 07/1994
06/2008
6.94$ -9.79 58.03%
15Y -17.40 05/2005
04/2020
0.05$ -13.39 0.11$ -3.88 0.55$ 5.96 2.38$ 8.80 03/1999
02/2014
3.54$ -6.96 61.33%
16Y -15.15 11/2004
10/2020
0.07$ -11.90 0.13$ -3.93 0.52$ 5.60 2.39$ 7.63 07/1998
06/2014
3.24$ -12.69 61.54%
17Y -12.20 05/2003
04/2020
0.10$ -10.16 0.16$ -3.30 0.56$ 4.56 2.13$ 7.48 04/1994
03/2011
3.40$ -9.62 62.42%
18Y -11.83 05/2002
04/2020
0.10$ -8.93 0.18$ -2.87 0.59$ 4.22 2.10$ 6.94 03/1994
02/2012
3.34$ -9.18 71.03%
19Y -11.44 05/2001
04/2020
0.09$ -7.11 0.24$ -2.96 0.56$ 3.86 2.05$ 5.53 04/1994
03/2013
2.77$ -7.89 75.94%
20Y -10.46 05/2000
04/2020
0.10$ -6.15 0.28$ -2.82 0.56$ 0.71 1.15$ 5.65 03/1994
02/2014
3.00$ -5.84 76.03%
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 -82.08 05/2019
04/2020
0.17$ -32.60 0.67$ 0.34 1.00$ 41.24 1.41$ 140.27 03/1999
02/2000
2.40$ 6.27 49.57%
2Y -58.87 05/2018
04/2020
0.16$ -29.87 0.49$ 0.26 1.00$ 24.22 1.54$ 89.19 05/2020
04/2022
3.57$ -0.06 49.26%
3Y -39.40 05/2017
04/2020
0.22$ -25.34 0.41$ -4.07 0.88$ 17.91 1.63$ 43.97 05/2020
04/2023
2.98$ 14.76 59.08%
4Y -33.35 05/2016
04/2020
0.19$ -21.92 0.37$ -7.35 0.73$ 14.29 1.70$ 33.25 07/2004
06/2008
3.15$ -5.06 61.98%
5Y -35.99 05/2015
04/2020
0.10$ -19.84 0.33$ -6.27 0.72$ 13.61 1.89$ 30.26 07/2003
06/2008
3.75$ -8.89 62.46%
6Y -37.30 05/2014
04/2020
0.06$ -18.69 0.28$ -5.63 0.70$ 12.41 2.01$ 26.69 07/2002
06/2008
4.13$ -8.23 60.21%
7Y -32.29 05/2013
04/2020
0.06$ -17.62 0.25$ -4.97 0.70$ 10.33 1.99$ 23.58 02/1999
01/2006
4.40$ -6.37 57.04%
8Y -30.59 05/2012
04/2020
0.05$ -17.94 0.20$ -5.07 0.65$ 10.65 2.24$ 20.92 12/1998
11/2006
4.57$ -3.04 54.72%
9Y -28.92 05/2011
04/2020
0.04$ -18.26 0.16$ -2.65 0.78$ 9.12 2.19$ 22.04 03/1999
02/2008
6.00$ -10.06 54.55%
10Y -26.02 05/2010
04/2020
0.04$ -17.49 0.14$ -0.48 0.95$ 8.82 2.32$ 21.65 07/1998
06/2008
7.09$ -15.31 52.70%
11Y -21.81 11/2009
10/2020
0.06$ -16.19 0.14$ -0.55 0.94$ 8.47 2.44$ 15.76 07/1997
06/2008
5.00$ -13.28 51.53%
12Y -27.36 05/2008
04/2020
0.02$ -14.59 0.15$ -4.16 0.60$ 7.46 2.37$ 13.63 07/1996
06/2008
4.63$ -13.93 54.38%
13Y -22.79 11/2007
10/2020
0.03$ -13.38 0.15$ -5.31 0.49$ 6.22 2.19$ 13.88 07/1995
06/2008
5.41$ -12.84 56.59%
14Y -22.01 05/2006
04/2020
0.03$ -16.18 0.08$ -6.08 0.41$ 4.16 1.76$ 11.72 07/1994
06/2008
4.72$ -12.05 59.59%
15Y -18.92 05/2005
04/2020
0.04$ -15.37 0.08$ -5.85 0.40$ 3.47 1.66$ 6.23 03/1999
02/2014
2.47$ -9.26 61.88%
16Y -16.78 11/2004
10/2020
0.05$ -13.77 0.09$ -5.86 0.38$ 3.11 1.63$ 5.13 07/1998
06/2014
2.22$ -14.72 63.91%
17Y -13.91 05/2003
04/2020
0.07$ -12.10 0.11$ -5.27 0.39$ 2.17 1.44$ 4.88 04/1994
03/2011
2.24$ -11.81 68.79%
18Y -13.56 05/2002
04/2020
0.07$ -11.10 0.12$ -4.91 0.40$ 1.72 1.35$ 4.34 03/1994
02/2012
2.14$ -11.38 77.24%
19Y -13.16 05/2001
04/2020
0.06$ -9.19 0.16$ -4.94 0.38$ 1.50 1.32$ 3.02 04/1994
03/2013
1.76$ -10.17 83.46%
20Y -12.25 05/2000
04/2020
0.07$ -8.19 0.18$ -4.85 0.36$ -1.48 0.74$ 3.18 03/1994
02/2014
1.86$ -8.19 91.74%
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 -82.02 05/2019
04/2020
0.17$ -29.06 0.70$ -0.13 0.99$ 39.00 1.38$ 148.00 03/1999
02/2000
2.48$ 9.15 50.21%
2Y -58.38 05/2018
04/2020
0.17$ -25.87 0.54$ -0.47 0.99$ 24.19 1.54$ 100.89 05/2020
04/2022
4.03$ 4.27 51.50%
3Y -38.43 05/2017
04/2020
0.23$ -21.35 0.48$ -1.94 0.94$ 18.83 1.67$ 52.27 05/2020
04/2023
3.53$ 21.10 54.82%
4Y -32.18 05/2016
04/2020
0.21$ -16.89 0.47$ -2.77 0.89$ 12.84 1.62$ 38.03 07/2004
06/2008
3.62$ -0.75 56.53%
5Y -34.94 05/2015
04/2020
0.11$ -15.88 0.42$ -2.36 0.88$ 13.17 1.85$ 34.82 07/2003
06/2008
4.45$ -5.16 58.80%
6Y -36.46 05/2014
04/2020
0.06$ -15.53 0.36$ -1.90 0.89$ 10.73 1.84$ 30.79 07/2002
06/2008
5.00$ -4.87 59.05%
7Y -31.32 05/2013
04/2020
0.07$ -15.09 0.31$ -1.11 0.92$ 9.51 1.88$ 26.99 02/1999
01/2006
5.32$ -3.12 54.17%
8Y -29.62 05/2012
04/2020
0.06$ -14.27 0.29$ -0.79 0.93$ 8.09 1.86$ 24.10 12/1998
11/2006
5.62$ 0.23 52.53%
9Y -27.86 05/2011
04/2020
0.05$ -14.35 0.24$ 0.22 1.01$ 8.78 2.13$ 25.56 03/1999
02/2008
7.75$ -7.28 48.70%
10Y -24.80 05/2010
04/2020
0.05$ -13.91 0.22$ 0.78 1.08$ 8.98 2.36$ 25.23 07/1998
06/2008
9.48$ -12.96 46.51%
11Y -20.49 11/2009
10/2020
0.08$ -13.09 0.21$ 1.96 1.23$ 10.22 2.91$ 19.02 07/1997
06/2008
6.79$ -11.00 46.94%
12Y -26.26 05/2008
04/2020
0.02$ -11.63 0.22$ 1.09 1.13$ 9.07 2.83$ 16.77 07/1996
06/2008
6.42$ -11.72 46.84%
13Y -21.49 11/2007
10/2020
0.04$ -10.31 0.24$ 2.35 1.35$ 8.48 2.88$ 17.03 07/1995
06/2008
7.72$ -10.57 43.75%
14Y -20.63 05/2006
04/2020
0.03$ -9.46 0.24$ 2.51 1.41$ 7.41 2.72$ 14.84 07/1994
06/2008
6.94$ -9.79 45.06%
15Y -17.40 05/2005
04/2020
0.05$ -8.79 0.25$ 2.26 1.39$ 6.80 2.68$ 14.00 07/1993
06/2008
7.13$ -6.96 43.27%
16Y -15.15 11/2004
10/2020
0.07$ -10.49 0.16$ 2.67 1.52$ 6.72 2.83$ 12.11 07/1992
06/2008
6.22$ -12.69 42.67%
17Y -12.20 05/2003
04/2020
0.10$ -9.23 0.19$ 2.73 1.58$ 6.34 2.84$ 11.68 07/1991
06/2008
6.54$ -9.62 43.06%
18Y -11.83 05/2002
04/2020
0.10$ -7.09 0.26$ 0.78 1.15$ 6.48 3.09$ 12.15 07/1990
06/2008
7.87$ -9.18 45.29%
19Y -11.44 05/2001
04/2020
0.09$ -5.66 0.33$ 1.03 1.21$ 6.60 3.36$ 10.47 07/1989
06/2008
6.63$ -7.89 42.42%
20Y -10.46 05/2000
04/2020
0.10$ -4.64 0.38$ 1.30 1.29$ 5.11 2.71$ 11.53 07/1988
06/2008
8.87$ -5.84 39.29%
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 -82.08 05/2019
04/2020
0.17$ -30.65 0.69$ -2.84 0.97$ 35.42 1.35$ 140.27 03/1999
02/2000
2.40$ 6.27 53.54%
2Y -58.87 05/2018
04/2020
0.16$ -26.46 0.54$ -3.19 0.93$ 19.26 1.42$ 89.19 05/2020
04/2022
3.57$ -0.06 57.05%
3Y -39.40 05/2017
04/2020
0.22$ -22.91 0.45$ -4.33 0.87$ 15.17 1.52$ 43.97 05/2020
04/2023
2.98$ 14.76 62.28%
4Y -33.35 05/2016
04/2020
0.19$ -18.40 0.44$ -5.33 0.80$ 9.60 1.44$ 33.25 07/2004
06/2008
3.15$ -5.06 66.22%
5Y -35.99 05/2015
04/2020
0.10$ -17.36 0.38$ -5.23 0.76$ 9.83 1.59$ 30.26 07/2003
06/2008
3.75$ -8.89 69.91%
6Y -37.30 05/2014
04/2020
0.06$ -16.78 0.33$ -5.07 0.73$ 7.79 1.56$ 26.69 07/2002
06/2008
4.13$ -8.23 67.62%
7Y -32.29 05/2013
04/2020
0.06$ -16.52 0.28$ -4.47 0.72$ 6.77 1.58$ 23.58 02/1999
01/2006
4.40$ -6.37 65.20%
8Y -30.59 05/2012
04/2020
0.05$ -15.81 0.25$ -3.84 0.73$ 5.61 1.54$ 20.92 12/1998
11/2006
4.57$ -3.04 60.61%
9Y -28.92 05/2011
04/2020
0.04$ -16.12 0.20$ -2.65 0.78$ 6.20 1.71$ 22.04 03/1999
02/2008
6.00$ -10.06 60.94%
10Y -26.02 05/2010
04/2020
0.04$ -15.87 0.17$ -2.08 0.81$ 6.36 1.85$ 21.65 07/1998
06/2008
7.09$ -15.31 59.14%
11Y -21.81 11/2009
10/2020
0.06$ -14.94 0.16$ -0.90 0.90$ 7.51 2.21$ 15.76 07/1997
06/2008
5.00$ -13.28 55.56%
12Y -27.36 05/2008
04/2020
0.02$ -13.53 0.17$ -1.74 0.80$ 6.46 2.11$ 13.63 07/1996
06/2008
4.63$ -13.93 56.03%
13Y -22.79 11/2007
10/2020
0.03$ -12.41 0.17$ -0.53 0.93$ 5.73 2.06$ 13.88 07/1995
06/2008
5.41$ -12.84 53.57%
14Y -22.01 05/2006
04/2020
0.03$ -11.38 0.18$ -0.39 0.94$ 4.81 1.92$ 11.72 07/1994
06/2008
4.72$ -12.05 52.78%
15Y -18.92 05/2005
04/2020
0.04$ -11.06 0.17$ -0.86 0.87$ 4.14 1.83$ 10.92 07/1993
06/2008
4.73$ -9.26 52.24%
16Y -16.78 11/2004
10/2020
0.05$ -12.62 0.11$ 0.00 0.99$ 3.98 1.86$ 9.07 07/1992
06/2008
4.01$ -14.72 50.00%
17Y -13.91 05/2003
04/2020
0.07$ -11.29 0.13$ 0.37 1.06$ 3.45 1.77$ 8.64 07/1991
06/2008
4.09$ -11.81 49.31%
18Y -13.56 05/2002
04/2020
0.07$ -9.09 0.17$ -1.70 0.73$ 3.51 1.86$ 8.99 07/1990
06/2008
4.70$ -11.38 53.26%
19Y -13.16 05/2001
04/2020
0.06$ -7.97 0.20$ -1.28 0.78$ 3.45 1.90$ 7.26 07/1989
06/2008
3.78$ -10.17 57.20%
20Y -12.25 05/2000
04/2020
0.07$ -6.96 0.23$ -1.02 0.81$ 2.48 1.63$ 8.17 07/1988
06/2008
4.81$ -8.19 55.95%
Annualized rolling and percentiles/median returns over full calendar month periods

Annualized Rolling Returns - 1 Year (12 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return -0.13% +148.00%
Mar 1999 - Feb 2000
-82.02%
May 2019 - Apr 2020
50.21%
241 out of 480
US Inflation Adjusted -2.84% +140.27%
Mar 1999 - Feb 2000
-82.08%
May 2019 - Apr 2020
53.54%
257 out of 480
1 Year Annualized Rolling Returns
Timeframes ending in every month
1 Year Annualized Rolling Returns
Annualized Rolling Return Distribution

Annualized Rolling Returns - 2 Years (24 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return -0.47% +100.89%
May 2020 - Apr 2022
-58.38%
May 2018 - Apr 2020
51.50%
241 out of 468
US Inflation Adjusted -3.19% +89.19%
May 2020 - Apr 2022
-58.87%
May 2018 - Apr 2020
57.05%
267 out of 468
2 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Timeframes ending in every month
2 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Annualized Rolling Return Distribution

Annualized Rolling Returns - 3 Years (36 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return -1.94% +52.27%
May 2020 - Apr 2023
-38.43%
May 2017 - Apr 2020
54.82%
250 out of 456
US Inflation Adjusted -4.33% +43.97%
May 2020 - Apr 2023
-39.40%
May 2017 - Apr 2020
62.28%
284 out of 456
3 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Timeframes ending in every month
3 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Annualized Rolling Return Distribution

Annualized Rolling Returns - 4 Years (48 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return -2.77% +38.03%
Jul 2004 - Jun 2008
-32.18%
May 2016 - Apr 2020
56.53%
251 out of 444
US Inflation Adjusted -5.33% +33.25%
Jul 2004 - Jun 2008
-33.35%
May 2016 - Apr 2020
66.22%
294 out of 444
4 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Timeframes ending in every month
4 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Annualized Rolling Return Distribution

Annualized Rolling Returns - 5 Years (60 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return -2.36% +34.82%
Jul 2003 - Jun 2008
-34.94%
May 2015 - Apr 2020
58.80%
254 out of 432
US Inflation Adjusted -5.23% +30.26%
Jul 2003 - Jun 2008
-35.99%
May 2015 - Apr 2020
69.91%
302 out of 432
5 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Timeframes ending in every month
5 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Annualized Rolling Return Distribution

Annualized Rolling Returns - 6 Years (72 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return -1.90% +30.79%
Jul 2002 - Jun 2008
-36.46%
May 2014 - Apr 2020
59.05%
248 out of 420
US Inflation Adjusted -5.07% +26.69%
Jul 2002 - Jun 2008
-37.30%
May 2014 - Apr 2020
67.62%
284 out of 420
6 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Timeframes ending in every month
6 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Annualized Rolling Return Distribution

Annualized Rolling Returns - 7 Years (84 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return -1.11% +26.99%
Feb 1999 - Jan 2006
-31.32%
May 2013 - Apr 2020
54.17%
221 out of 408
US Inflation Adjusted -4.47% +23.58%
Feb 1999 - Jan 2006
-32.29%
May 2013 - Apr 2020
65.20%
266 out of 408
7 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Timeframes ending in every month
7 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Annualized Rolling Return Distribution

Annualized Rolling Returns - 8 Years (96 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return -0.79% +24.10%
Dec 1998 - Nov 2006
-29.62%
May 2012 - Apr 2020
52.53%
208 out of 396
US Inflation Adjusted -3.84% +20.92%
Dec 1998 - Nov 2006
-30.59%
May 2012 - Apr 2020
60.61%
240 out of 396
8 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Timeframes ending in every month
8 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Annualized Rolling Return Distribution

Annualized Rolling Returns - 9 Years (108 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return +0.22% +25.56%
Mar 1999 - Feb 2008
-27.86%
May 2011 - Apr 2020
48.70%
187 out of 384
US Inflation Adjusted -2.65% +22.04%
Mar 1999 - Feb 2008
-28.92%
May 2011 - Apr 2020
60.94%
234 out of 384
9 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Timeframes ending in every month
9 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Annualized Rolling Return Distribution

Annualized Rolling Returns - 10 Years (120 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return +0.78% +25.23%
Jul 1998 - Jun 2008
-24.80%
May 2010 - Apr 2020
46.51%
173 out of 372
US Inflation Adjusted -2.08% +21.65%
Jul 1998 - Jun 2008
-26.02%
May 2010 - Apr 2020
59.14%
220 out of 372
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Annualized Rolling Returns - 11 Years (132 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return +1.96% +19.02%
Jul 1997 - Jun 2008
-20.49%
Nov 2009 - Oct 2020
46.94%
169 out of 360
US Inflation Adjusted -0.90% +15.76%
Jul 1997 - Jun 2008
-21.81%
Nov 2009 - Oct 2020
55.56%
200 out of 360
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Annualized Rolling Returns - 12 Years (144 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return +1.09% +16.77%
Jul 1996 - Jun 2008
-26.26%
May 2008 - Apr 2020
46.84%
163 out of 348
US Inflation Adjusted -1.74% +13.63%
Jul 1996 - Jun 2008
-27.36%
May 2008 - Apr 2020
56.03%
195 out of 348
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Annualized Rolling Returns - 13 Years (156 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return +2.35% +17.03%
Jul 1995 - Jun 2008
-21.49%
Nov 2007 - Oct 2020
43.75%
147 out of 336
US Inflation Adjusted -0.53% +13.88%
Jul 1995 - Jun 2008
-22.79%
Nov 2007 - Oct 2020
53.57%
180 out of 336
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Annualized Rolling Returns - 14 Years (168 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return +2.51% +14.84%
Jul 1994 - Jun 2008
-20.63%
May 2006 - Apr 2020
45.06%
146 out of 324
US Inflation Adjusted -0.39% +11.72%
Jul 1994 - Jun 2008
-22.01%
May 2006 - Apr 2020
52.78%
171 out of 324
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Annualized Rolling Returns - 15 Years (180 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return +2.26% +14.00%
Jul 1993 - Jun 2008
-17.40%
May 2005 - Apr 2020
43.27%
135 out of 312
US Inflation Adjusted -0.86% +10.92%
Jul 1993 - Jun 2008
-18.92%
May 2005 - Apr 2020
52.24%
163 out of 312
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Annualized Rolling Returns - 16 Years (192 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return +2.67% +12.11%
Jul 1992 - Jun 2008
-15.15%
Nov 2004 - Oct 2020
42.67%
128 out of 300
US Inflation Adjusted -0.00% +9.07%
Jul 1992 - Jun 2008
-16.78%
Nov 2004 - Oct 2020
50.00%
150 out of 300
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Annualized Rolling Returns - 17 Years (204 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return +2.73% +11.68%
Jul 1991 - Jun 2008
-12.20%
May 2003 - Apr 2020
43.06%
124 out of 288
US Inflation Adjusted +0.37% +8.64%
Jul 1991 - Jun 2008
-13.91%
May 2003 - Apr 2020
49.31%
142 out of 288
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Annualized Rolling Returns - 18 Years (216 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return +0.78% +12.15%
Jul 1990 - Jun 2008
-11.83%
May 2002 - Apr 2020
45.29%
125 out of 276
US Inflation Adjusted -1.70% +8.99%
Jul 1990 - Jun 2008
-13.56%
May 2002 - Apr 2020
53.26%
147 out of 276
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Annualized Rolling Returns - 19 Years (228 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return +1.03% +10.47%
Jul 1989 - Jun 2008
-11.44%
May 2001 - Apr 2020
42.42%
112 out of 264
US Inflation Adjusted -1.28% +7.26%
Jul 1989 - Jun 2008
-13.16%
May 2001 - Apr 2020
57.20%
151 out of 264
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Annualized Rolling Returns - 20 Years (240 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return +1.30% +11.53%
Jul 1988 - Jun 2008
-10.46%
May 2000 - Apr 2020
39.29%
99 out of 252
US Inflation Adjusted -1.02% +8.17%
Jul 1988 - Jun 2008
-12.25%
May 2000 - Apr 2020
55.95%
141 out of 252
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To obtain comprehensive information, please consult the United States Oil Fund (USO) ETF: Historical Returns page.