PPLT - Aberdeen Standard Physical Platinum Shares ETF

NYSEArca - NYSEArca Delayed Price. Currency in USD
68.01
-0.60 (-0.87%)
At close: 4:00PM EDT
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Previous Close68.61
Open67.68
Bid67.70 x 1000
Ask68.30 x 900
Day's Range67.08 - 68.20
52 Week Range55.00 - 96.93
Volume83,248
Avg. Volume181,861
Net Assets540.04M
NAV67.13
PE Ratio (TTM)N/A
Yield0.00%
YTD Daily Total Return-25.12%
Beta (5Y Monthly)0.62
Expense Ratio (net)0.60%
Inception Date2010-01-08
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    Pros Pile Into Platinum in Late-Year Run

    In a year in which gold notched its best annual showing since 2010 and palladium soared, platinum and the   Aberdeen Standard Platinum Shares ETF (PPLT) went largely overlooked. PPLT seeks to reflect the performance of the price of physical platinum, less the expenses of the Trust’s operations and is designed for investors who want a cost-effective and convenient way to invest in platinum with minimal credit risk. PPLT still finished 2019 with a gain of nearly 21% and there is evidence to suggest some professional investors are betting on more upside for platinum in the new year.

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    Gold and the related exchange traded funds are performing well while palladium and its ETF are on torrid paces this year, but the Aberdeen Standard Platinum Shares ETF (PPLT) . Some commodities market observers believe that is poised to change. Platinum is primarily used in catalytic converters in diesel-powered automobiles, but environmental concerns tamped down demand for the precious metal.

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