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

Wednesday’s Trading Day
28.07 +0.19 / +0.68%
As of Feb 10
Day’s Change
Thursday’s Pre-Market   Switch to standard view »
29.57 +1.50 / +5.34%
Volume: 3.2M

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+10.35% 3 years-32.51%
3 months+52.49% 5 years-42.73%
1 year-14.85% Since inception-53.78%
Data through 02/11/2016

Quote Details

Previous close$27.88
Open day’s range26.84 – 28.13
Net asset value (NAV)28.14 (02/10/2016)
Daily volume89,193,843
Average volume (3 months)71,906,357
Data as of 02/10/2016

Peer Comparisonvs. Volatility ETFs

Performance 5-yr return-42.73%-43.47%
Expense Gross exp ratio0.89%1.08%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio-0.56--
Net assets$641.4M$194.6M
Average market cap--$37.3B
Average P/E--16.0
Dividend / Share--13.81%


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Top 5 Sectors
Portfolio weighting
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Energy --
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Top 10 Holdings
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