|Bid||0.00 x 900|
|Ask||0.00 x 1100|
|Day's Range||120.74 - 122.60|
|52 Week Range||89.11 - 125.72|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|Expense Ratio (net)||0.90%|
After months of a volatile ride, the U.S. stock market is back on track with the S&P 500 extending its consecutive five-week rally. This is primarily thanks to a strong second-quarter earnings season and bouts of upbeat data that fueled optimism in the U.S. economy and offset the concerns over global trade. Per Factset, the S&P 500 earnings beat is on pace to be the highest beat rate since it began tracking the metric in 2008.
ProShares, a premier provider of ETFs, today announced that Ben Fulton has been named to the role of Managing Director. As a member of senior management, Mr. Fulton will contribute to the firm’s strategy and growing its business. Mr. Fulton’s principal responsibilities will include overseeing the company’s tactical products business.
If you’re familiar with or invest in exchange-traded funds, it’s likely you’ve heard of derivatives ETFs, a category of ETFs that use derivative instruments such as futures and forward contracts, swaps, options and even the use of debt to bet on the price movement of specific underlying assets. If you’re not familiar with derivatives ETFs, this article provides a theoretical situation to help explain the three types of derivatives ETFs you should know. Let’s say you have a portfolio that consists of just two ETFs, the first being the SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (NYSEARCA:SPY), which tracks the S&P 500 and the second being the iShares 7-10 Year Treasury Bond ETF (NASDAQ:IEF), which tracks the ICE U.S. Treasury 7-10 Year Bond Index, a collection of U.S. Treasury Bills with maturities between 7-10 years.
By Justin Sibears, Newfound Research This post ended up being more timely than we could have ever imagined as Credit Suisse announced that it would accelerate XIV’s maturity after the ETN lost more than ...
ProShares, a premier provider of ETFs, announced today that it expects that none of its 112 equity and fixed income ETFs will pay a 2017 capital gain distribution.
Yahoo Finance's Jared Blikre and Jen Rogers break down the latest action in the SPDR S&P 500 ETF (SPY), along with a day trading opportunity that arises when the market gaps above or below the prior day's trading range.
On Thursday the US dollar sunk to its lowest level since early 2015. How much farther could it slide? Yahoo Finance's Jared Blikre explains.
Keith Bliss of Cuttone and Company is joined by Yahoo Finance's Seana Smith from the floor of the New York Stocks Exchange to discuss the recent rise in home equity loans and the volume of synthetic CDOs issued—two phenomena that contributed to the financial crisis of 2008.