XLV - Health Care Select Sector SPDR ETF

NYSEArca - Nasdaq Real Time Price. Currency in USD
90.54
-0.51 (-0.56%)
As of 1:29PM EST. Market open.
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Previous Close91.05
Open91.61
Bid0.00 x 1000
Ask0.00 x 2200
Day's Range90.29 - 91.62
52 Week Range78.74 - 96.06
Volume6,081,642
Avg. Volume9,902,433
Net Assets18.03B
NAV88.75
PE Ratio (TTM)N/A
Yield1.48%
YTD Return8.48%
Beta (3Y Monthly)0.92
Expense Ratio (net)0.14%
Inception Date1998-12-16
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