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

Tuesday’s Trading Day
27.88 +0.26 / +0.94%
As of Feb 09
Day’s Change
Wednesday’s Pre-Market   Switch to standard view »
27.25 -0.63 / -2.26%
Volume: 37.9K

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+9.69% 3 years-32.64%
3 months+46.12% 5 years-42.77%
1 year-18.98% Since inception-53.84%
Data through 02/10/2016

Quote Details

Previous close$27.62
Open day’s range27.30 – 28.86
Net asset value (NAV)27.97 (02/09/2016)
Daily volume98,752,616
Average volume (3 months)71,589,513
Data as of 02/09/2016

Peer Comparisonvs. Volatility ETFs

Performance 5-yr return-42.77%-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
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