|Bid||62.61 x 40000|
|Ask||62.97 x 38500|
|Day's Range||62.83 - 63.04|
|52 Week Range||60.31 - 63.91|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|YTD Daily Total Return||3.91%|
|Beta (5Y Monthly)||0.95|
|Expense Ratio (net)||0.05%|
Karen Schenone, Head of iShares Fixed Income Strategy for USWA within BlackRock's Global Fixed Income Group, joins Yahoo Finance to discuss ways investors can protect their portfolio against inflation.
Exchange-traded funds (ETFs) that invest in U.S. Treasury inflation-protected securities (TIPS) present a convenient way for investors to gain exposure to these government-guaranteed fixed-income instruments.
A hedge against inflation includes assets that often outperform during inflationary times. Read how gold, real estate, and bonds are inflation hedges.