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iPath® S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures™ ETN (VXX)

During the Trading Day
25.84 +1.13 / +4.57%
As of 5:32pm ET
Day’s Change
During After-Hours   Switch to standard view »
25.43 -0.41 / -1.59%
Volume: 4.0M

Investment Objective

The iPath  S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures™ ETN is designed to provide investors with exposure to the S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures™ Index Total Return. The S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures™ Index Total Return (the "Index") is designed to provide access to equity market volatility through CBOE Volatility Index  futures. The Index offers exposure to a daily rolling long position in the first and second month VIX futures contracts and reflects the implied volatility of the S&P 500  at various points along the volatility forward curve.


1 month+40.79% 3 years-48.55%
3 months+33.08% 5 years-55.15%
1 year-10.35% Since inception-56.98%
Data through 08/28/2015

Quote Details

Previous close$24.71
Open day’s range25.11 – 27.11
Net asset value (NAV)25.01 (08/27/2015)
Daily volume123,925,910
Average volume (3 months)64,025,007
Data as of 5:32pm ET, 08/28/2015

Peer Comparisonvs. Volatility ETFs

Performance 5-yr return-55.15%-43.47%
Expense Gross exp ratio0.89%1.08%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio-1.16--
Net assets$938.2M$137.0M
Average market cap--$37.8B
Average P/E--16.5
Dividend / Share--11.97%


VIXY ProShares VIX Short-Term Futures ETF
VIIX VelocityShares VIX Short-Term ETN
VIXM ProShares VIX Mid-Term Futures ETF


Top 5 Sectors
Portfolio weighting
Business service --
Consumer goods --
Consumer service --
Energy --
Financial service --
Top 10 Holdings
Portfolio weighting
Holdings not available.

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