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

Thursday’s Trading Day
16.05 -0.11 / -0.68%
As of Jul 30
Day’s Change
Friday’s Pre-Market   Switch to standard view »
16.00 -0.05 / -0.31%
 
Volume: 279.3K

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.

Performance

1 month-21.67% 3 years-57.96%
3 months-27.25% 5 years-59.41%
1 year-45.28% Since inception-60.27%
Data through 07/31/2015

Quote Details

Previous close$16.16
Open day’s range-- – --
Net asset value (NAV)15.91 (07/30/2015)
Daily volume41,810,820
Average volume (3 months)49,287,556
Data as of 07/30/2015

Peer Comparisonvs. Volatility ETFs

 VXXCategory
Performance 5-yr return-59.41%-43.47%
Expense Gross exp ratio0.89%1.08%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio-1.18--
Net assets$1.3B$170.4M
Average market cap--$35.0B
Average P/E--16.9
Dividend / Share--0.01%

Competitors

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

Holdings

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