GLD - SPDR Gold Shares

NYSEArca - Nasdaq Real Time Price. Currency in USD
115.52
-0.15 (-0.13%)
As of 10:31AM EST. Market open.
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Previous Close115.67
Open115.94
Bid0.00 x 1200
Ask0.00 x 1000
Day's Range115.41 - 115.95
52 Week Range111.06 - 129.51
Volume1,856,709
Avg. Volume7,794,558
Net Assets29.44B
NAV114.93
PE Ratio (TTM)N/A
Yield0.00%
YTD Return-6.87%
Beta (3Y Monthly)0.15
Expense Ratio (net)0.40%
Inception Date2004-11-18
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