JNK - SPDR Blmbg Barclays High Yield Bd ETF

NYSEArca - NYSEArca Delayed Price. Currency in USD
35.37
0.00 (0.00%)
At close: 4:00PM EDT
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Previous Close35.37
Open35.43
Bid0.00 x 21500
Ask0.00 x 2900
Day's Range35.33 - 35.44
52 Week Range35.23 - 37.35
Volume13,400,400
Avg. Volume11,604,082
Net Assets9.62B
NAV35.97
PE Ratio (TTM)N/A
Yield5.44%
YTD Return1.80%
Beta (3Y Monthly)0.44
Expense Ratio (net)0.40%
Inception Date2007-11-28
Trade prices are not sourced from all markets
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