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

36.50
BATS BZX Real-Time Price
As of 9:54am ET
 -0.4908 / -1.33%
Today’s Change
35.78
Today|||52-Week Range
125.92
-54.60%
Year-to-Date

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.

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Performance

1 month-17.19% 3 years-46.26%
3 months-34.70% 5 years-57.63%
1 year-64.94% Since inception-57.88%
Data through 08/26/2016

Quote Details

Previous close$36.99
Open day’s range36.44 – 36.86
Net asset value (NAV)36.77 (08/25/2016)
Daily volume317,816
Average volume (3 months)19,906,474
Data as of 9:54am ET, 08/26/2016

Peer Comparisonvs. Volatility ETFs

 VXXCategory
Performance 5-yr return-57.63%-43.47%
Expense Gross exp ratio0.89%1.13%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio-0.68--
Net assets$1.6B$191.3M
Average market cap--$37.9B
Average P/E--17.0
Dividend / Share--9.25%

Competitors

VIXY ProShares VIX Short-Term Futures ETF
VIIX Credit Suisse VelocityShares VIX Short T...
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.

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