SPLV - PowerShares S&P 500 Low Volatility ETF

NYSEArca - NYSEArca Delayed Price. Currency in USD
48.15
+0.35 (+0.73%)
At close: 4:00PM EST
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Previous Close47.80
Open47.95
Bid0.00 x 0
Ask0.00 x 0
Day's Range47.95 - 48.26
52 Week Range41.36 - 48.48
Volume1,146,864
Avg. Volume1,046,612
Net Assets7.4B
NAV48.26
PE Ratio (TTM)N/A
Yield2.00%
YTD Return18.39%
Beta (3y)0.64
Expense Ratio (net)0.25%
Inception Date2011-05-05
Trade prices are not sourced from all markets
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