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ETFS PHYSICAL PLATINUM SHARES: (AMEX : PPLT)

(U.S : AMEX) As of Apr 23, 2014 03:58 PM ET

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$136.92 USD

+0.26 (0.19%)

Volume: 29,602

Zacks ETF Rank: 2 - Buy [?]   2      

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2 Buy
3 Hold
4 Sell
5 Strong Sell

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ETF Quote Details

Previous Close 136.66
Open 136.78
Bid 136.60
Ask 137.20
Day Low-High 136.26-136.98
52wk Low-High 127.34-152.47
Volume 29,602
NAV (month end) 138.24
Premium (+)/Discount (-) (month end)-1.58

Zacks Premium Research for PPLT

Zacks ETF Rank [?] Buy 2
ETF Risk [?] Med
ETF Research Report

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This is our ETF rating system that serves as a timeliness indicator for ETFs over the next 6 months:

Zacks Rank Definition
1 Strong Buy
2 Buy
3 Hold
4 Sell
5 Strong Sell

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ETF Expense Ratio

Expense Ratio 0.60%
Dividend (Yield) $0.00 (0.00%)
Issuer ETF SECURITIES USA

Benchmark for PPLT

PLATINUM PRICE

This looks to reflect the price of platinum, less the expenses of the Trust. Platinum is held in secure vaults in London or Zurich where third-party inspections are performed twice a year. The product is a precious metal that has a number of uses in society including jewelry and electronics. The primary use, however, is in the auto sector with catalytic converters to control emissions.

Fund Summary for PPLT

ETFS PHYSICAL PLATINUM SHARES

PPLT are issued by ETFS Platinum Trust, the Trust. The investment objective of the Trust is for the Shares to reflect the performance of the price of platinum, less Trust?s expenses. The Shares are designed for investors who want a cost-effective and convenient way to invest in physical platinum.