XAR - SPDR S&P Aerospace & Defense ETF

NYSEArca - Nasdaq Real Time Price. Currency in USD
112.14
-0.01 (-0.01%)
As of 3:04PM EST. Market open.
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Previous Close112.15
Open111.98
Bid112.14 x 1400
Ask112.15 x 1200
Day's Range111.80 - 112.72
52 Week Range73.23 - 112.88
Volume276,382
Avg. Volume123,601
Net Assets1.72B
NAV112.10
PE Ratio (TTM)N/A
Yield0.79%
YTD Daily Total Return43.29%
Beta (3Y Monthly)1.09
Expense Ratio (net)0.35%
Inception Date2011-09-28
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