FRAK - VanEck Vectors Unconventional Oil & Gas ETF

NYSEArca - Nasdaq Real Time Price. Currency in USD
13.68
-0.05 (-0.36%)
At close: 3:50PM EDT
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Previous Close13.73
Open13.75
Bid11.67 x 1800
Ask15.69 x 1100
Day's Range13.69 - 13.73
52 Week Range10.03 - 18.24
Volume3,921
Avg. Volume26,830
Net Assets26.78M
NAV13.71
PE Ratio (TTM)N/A
Yield0.71%
YTD Return25.43%
Beta (3Y Monthly)1.47
Expense Ratio (net)0.54%
Inception Date2012-02-14
Trade prices are not sourced from all markets
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