REM - iShares Mortgage Real Estate Capped ETF

BATS - BATS Delayed Price. Currency in USD
42.245
+0.085 (+0.202%)
At close: 3:59PM EDT
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Previous Close42.160
Open42.000
Bid41.810 x 100
Ask42.290 x 100
Day's Range41.960 - 42.330
52 Week Range39.800 - 48.540
Volume154,154
Avg. Volume382,296
Net Assets1B
NAV42.48
PE Ratio (TTM)N/A
Yield10.22%
YTD Return-4.00%
Beta (3y)0.38
Expense Ratio (net)0.48%
Inception Date2007-05-01
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