|Bid||143.35 x 500|
|Ask||143.36 x 1000|
|Day's Range||143.10 - 143.69|
|52 Week Range||114.88 - 144.25|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|Expense Ratio (net)||0.20%|
Ray Dalio recently shared his current outlook on the market (IWM) (QQQ) and the Trump administration at the 2017 Delivering Alpha Conference.
Small company stocks have lagged large so far this year. The iShares Russelll 2000 ETF (IWB) has returned more than 13% year-to-date compared to the iShares Russell 2000's (IWM) 7%, according to Bloomberg. The earnings growth difference of 10.4% between small and large companies -- the largest gap since the Great Financial Crisis -- "keeps us cautious," wrote Jefferies analyst Steven DeSanctis in a report published Monday.
Hopes for a bipartisan deal on taxes dimmed slightly after President Donald Trump and Congressional Democrats differed on whether border wall funding would be part of the agreement. In the end, the Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 0.2%, the S&P 500 lost 0.1%, the Nasdaq Composite lost 0.5% and the Russell 2000 lost 0.1%. Utilities led the way with a 0.9% gain while consumer discretionary stocks were the laggards, down 0.5%.