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

Tuesday’s Trading Day
30.76 +3.91 / +14.56%
As of Sep 01
Day’s Change
Wednesday’s Pre-Market   Switch to standard view »
29.45 -1.31 / -4.26%
Volume: 48.9K

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+90.68% 3 years-45.17%
3 months+61.14% 5 years-52.89%
1 year+7.46% Since inception-55.61%
Data through 09/02/2015

Quote Details

Previous close$26.85
Open day’s range28.52 – 31.48
Net asset value (NAV)30.40 (09/01/2015)
Daily volume135,866,986
Average volume (3 months)67,086,196
Data as of 09/01/2015

Peer Comparisonvs. Volatility ETFs

Performance 5-yr return-52.89%-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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