XLV - Health Care Select Sector SPDR ETF

NYSEArca - Nasdaq Real Time Price. Currency in USD
94.42
+0.15 (+0.16%)
At close: 4:00PM EDT
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Previous Close94.27
Open94.21
Bid0.00 x 4000
Ask0.00 x 2900
Day's Range94.07 - 94.65
52 Week Range78.74 - 94.65
Volume5,392,620
Avg. Volume6,275,153
Net Assets18.31B
NAV92.78
PE Ratio (TTM)N/A
Yield1.35%
YTD Return13.03%
Beta (3y)0.98
Expense Ratio (net)0.14%
Inception Date1998-12-16
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