Acquirers Funds, LLC is a deep-value investment firm managed by Tobias Carlisle.
Our investment process begins with The Acquirer’s Multiple® The Acquirer’s Multiple® is defined in the book The Acquirer's Multiple as Enterprise Value / Operating Earnings. , the measure used by activists and buyout firms to identify potential targets. We believe deeply undervalued and out-of-favor stocks offer asymmetric returns, with the potential for limited downside and a greater upside.

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The Acquirers Fund [ZIG:NYSE]

The Acquirers Fund is a long/short U.S. equity ETF. The Fund tracks The Acquirer's Index, which comprises long and short stock portfolios from the U.S. large and mid-cap universe. The long portfolio is rebalanced quarterly to hold those stocks at the deepest discount to Acquirers' assessment of value, and the strongest fundamentals. The short portfolio is rebalanced quarterly to weight those stocks at the greatest premium to Acquirers' assessment of value, with the weakest fundamentals.

Net Assets as of 09/18/2020 $26.72m
NAV $22.26
Shares Outstanding 1,200,000
Premium/discount Percentage 0.30%
Closing Price $22.33
Median 30 Day Spread 0.27%

Data as of 09/18/2020

IOPV, or indicative Optimized Portfolio Value, is a calculation disseminated by the stock exchange that approximates the Fund's NAV every fifteen seconds throughout the trading day.

Median 30 Day Spread is a calculation of Fund’s median bid-ask spread, expressed as a percentage rounded to the nearest hundredth, computed by: identifying the Fund’s national best bid and national best offer as of the end of each 10 second interval during each trading day of the last 30 calendar days; dividing the difference between each such bid and offer by the midpoint of the national best bid and national best offer; and identifying the median of those values.

PERFORMANCE Quarter end returns as of 06/30/2020
  Quarter 1 Year 3 Year Since Inception
Market Price 6.04% -17.44% xx.xx% -14.36%
Fund NAV 6.02% -17.45% X.XX% -14.44%
The Acquirers Index ** 10.14% -20.95% xx.xx% -18.80%

Expense ratio: 0.94

The Adviser has contractually agreed to waive fees through August 31, 2020.

Market price is the price at which shares in the ETF can be brought or sold on the exchanges during trading hours, while the net asset value (NAV) represents the value of each share's portion of the fund's underlying assets and cash at the end of the trading day.

The performance data quoted represents past performance. Past performance does not guarantee future results. The investment return and principal value of an investment will fluctuate so that an investor's shares, when sold or redeemed, may be worth more or less than their original cost and current performance may be lower or higher than the performance quoted. Performance current to the most recent month-end can be obtained by calling 1-646-535-8629.

Short term performance, in particular, is not a good indication Of the fund's future performance, and an investment should not be made based solely on returns.

EX- Date Record Date Payable Date Amount
TOP 10 HOLDINGS Download Full Holdings
Percentage Of Net Assets Name Identifier Shares Held Market Value
30.38% Cash & Other Cash&Other 6,503,786 6,503,786.37
3.49% EBAY INC. EBAY 14,900 747,086.00
3.42% ALLSTATE CORP ALL 7,956 732,190.68
3.42% MANPOWERGROUP INC MAN 10,239 731,064.60
3.40% PROGRESSIVE CORP PGR 7,474 727,668.64
3.39% BEST BUY INC BBY 6,852 726,106.44
3.37% INTEL CORP INTC 14,501 720,989.72
3.36% D R HORTON INC DHI 9,960 718,315.20
3.35% PULTE GROUP INC PHM 16,079 717,284.19
3.34% VIRTU FINL INC VIRT 26,840 714,480.80

Data as of 09/22/2020. Holdings are subject to change.

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