|Bid||72.68 x 1000|
|Ask||73.96 x 1000|
|Day's Range||72.74 - 73.19|
|52 Week Range||59.13 - 77.41|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|YTD Daily Total Return||15.77%|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||0.01|
|Expense Ratio (net)||0.60%|
After a prolonged period of low volatility across the public markets, investors seem to be getting skittish thanks in part to the increasing number of concerning stories such as those that have plagued shares of Facebook, Inc. (FB) in recent weeks. When volatility spikes, it is a natural tendency for investors and long-term traders alike to shift capital to traditionally stable sectors such as precious metals. When active traders want to analyze the performance of precious metals, they often look to exchange-traded products such as the ETFS Physical Precious Metals Basket Shares.
As investors consider potential risks ahead, many are looking to ETF strategies that cover alternative assets like precious metals and commodities to help diversify a traditional stock and bond portfolio mix.
With fewer places for traders to find stability, it seems as though the gold market could be the segment of choice over the weeks and months ahead.
PHILADELPHIA , Jan. 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- Aberdeen Standard Investments (ASI) will showcase its New York Stock Exchange (NYSE)-listed commodity exchange traded funds (ETFs) to the market by ringing ...
The recent breakouts beyond key resistance levels on the charts used to follow the precious metals market suggest that prices are headed higher.
Money managers who are interested in the ETF space have also partnered up with providers with a stable foothold to expand their own product lines and gain access to a wider investment audience. For example, Aberdeen Standard Investments earlier this year acquired the U.S. business of ETF Securities, which has been known for its line of physically backed precious metals-related ETFs. "We refocused our efforts back to the U.S., which led Aberdeen to the purchase of ETF Securities.