154.67 +0.27 (0.17%)
After hours: 5:21PM EDT
|Bid||154.61 x 1000|
|Ask||154.59 x 800|
|Day's Range||153.55 - 154.75|
|52 Week Range||125.81 - 161.11|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|YTD Daily Total Return||16.20%|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||1.23|
|Expense Ratio (net)||0.19%|
It's time to get technical at the YFi Interactive touch screen. Joining Yahoo Finance's Myles Udland is Jared Blikre to break down the week's price action in stocks and bonds.
State Street Global Advisors' sector ETF for stocks that sell consumer staples (think toothpaste, toilet paper, fast food, and cheap clothes) tracks a collection of consumer staples. If consumers are able to stretch their dollar further, then the retail sector may see the benefit of consumers who feel a little more flush. Companies such as Dollar General Corporation (DG) Walmart Inc. (WMT), Dollar Tree, Inc. (DLTR), Casey's General Stores, Inc. (CASY), Target Corporation (TGT), and Amazon.com, Inc. (AMZN) have all done well this year.
Ongoing uncertainties are likely to weigh on stock prices long after the U.S. elections in 2020. JPMorgan recommends these strategies for investors.
The iShares Russell 2000 ETF (IWM) , which tracks the widely observed Russell 2000 Index of small-cap names, and other small-cap ETFs are coming off solid performances in September, but some market observers believe smaller stocks could encounter some October turbulence. “The Russell 2000’s history shows that investors shouldn’t expect much from the index in October,” reports Nicholas Jasinski for Barron's. Investors looking to remain engaged with small caps in less volatile fashion should consider the ProShares Russell 2000 Dividend Growers ETF (CBOE:SMDV) , which has a history of being less volatile than standard small-cap funds.
ETF short interest can shed light for traders on areas of the market where investors see potential weakness. S3 Partners analyst Ihor Dusaniwsky released his latest list of ETFs with the most short interest ...
Once lagging small-cap stocks and ETFs have gained some momentum in recent weeks. For example, the iShares Russell 2000 ETF (NYSEArca: IWM), which tracks the widely observed Russell 2000 Index of small-cap ...
A narrow trading range combined with an increase in the volatility index as investors appear poised to move money from stocks to bonds.