Has a fund like this been created already?

Discussion in 'Energy Futures' started by andersod2, Aug 21, 2008.

  1. I was thinking about something like a "daily necessities" type fund that allows individuals to hedge themselves against rising prices in a variety of sectors / commodities simultaneously....specifically with regard to everyday things like food and gas. Does this exist?
     
  2. Bob111

    Bob111

    yep...garage or public storage :)

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    http://www.readydepot.com/servlet/the-204/Yoders-Canned-Bacon-Celebrity/Detail
     
  3. ok, that's just gross.
     
  4. VDC from Vanguard (ETF) and XLP . Search "consumer staples ETF"
     
  5. thanks thegazelle...

    ...so what exactly is that index/fund? I noticed the S&P Consumer Staples....