155.20 +0.29 (0.19%)
After hours: 6:08PM EDT
|Bid||155.28 x 100|
|Ask||155.30 x 800|
|Day's Range||153.94 - 155.41|
|52 Week Range||134.12 - 160.63|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|Expense Ratio (net)||0.20%|
U.S. small-cap stocks as measured by the Russell 2000 Index have kept up with the U.S. large-cap segment as measured by the Russell 1000 Index year-to-date and even pulled ahead over the past month and ...
The Conference Board uses the credit conditions in the economy as one of the constituents of the Leading Economic Index (or LEI) economic model. This credit index is constructed by modeling changes to six financial market instruments. The changes to this index help us understand the state of credit conditions in the economy. ...
The yield on the 10-year treasury note just hit 3% for the first time since 2014. Remember, bond yields are inversely related to bond prices. For the past few weeks, every time yields inch higher the "risk off" crowd shows up and stock have declined.
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ETF inflows maintained the strong momentum last week amid solid corporate earnings growth. According to FactSet, US-listed ETFs attracted $11 billion worth of inflows, which takes the year-to-date inflows to $82.1 billion. The smart recovery in global stocks inspired investors to put $7.9 billion into equities (JPM) (WFC) (C)—$6.8 billion was in US equities, while the remaining was in international equities. US fixed-income ETFs added $2.2 billion, while international fixed-income ETFs garnered $458 million. The benchmark ten-year Treasury yield rose to 3% compared to 2. ...
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The SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (NYSEArca: SPY), PowerShares QQQ ETF (NasdaqGS: QQQ) and the iShares Russell 2000 ETF (NYSEArca: IWM) are three of the largest and most heavily traded US-listed ETFs. As such, ...
The uncertainty created by the US-China trade war continues to impact ETF inflows. According to FactSet, investors withdrew $3 billion out of US-listed ETFs last week, which takes the inflows down to $57.8 billion YTD (year-to-date). US equity continued to witness huge outflows with net redemptions of $9.7 billion, which indicates investors’ unease about rising volatility in US stocks. In contrast, international equity had positive inflows at $155 million. US fixed-income ETFs were more popular among investors. US fixed-income ETFs saw an addition of $4. ...
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