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IPATH SP 500 VIX SHORT-TERM FUTURES ETN: (AMEX : VXX)

(U.S : AMEX) As of Jul 30, 2014 04:00 PM ET

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$29.08 USD

+0.46 (1.61%)

Volume: 36,670,305

Zacks ETF Rank: 0 - Not Rated [?]          

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

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ETF Quote Details

Previous Close 28.62
Open 28.51
Bid 29.08
Ask 29.09
Day Low-High 28.26-29.20
52wk Low-High 26.95-69.64
Volume 36,670,305
NAV (month end) 27.80
Premium (+)/Discount (-) (month end)+0.82

Zacks Premium Research for VXX

Zacks ETF Rank [?] Not rated 0
ETF Risk [?] NA
ETF Research Report

Zacks proprietary quantitative models divide each set of ETFs following a similar investment strategy (style box/industry/asset class) into three risk categories- High, Medium, and Low. The aim of our models is to select the best ETFs within each risk category, so that investors can pick an ETF that matches their particular risk preference in order to better achieve their investment goals.

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 0.89%
Dividend (Yield) $0.00 (0.00%)
Issuer BARCLAYS BANK

Benchmark for VXX

SP 500 VIX SHORT-TERM FUTURES INDEX TR

This index looks to track equity market volatility through CBOE Volatility Index futures. Specifically, the index offers exposure to a daily rolling long position in the two front VIX futures and reflects the implied volatility of the S&P 500 at various points along the curve. The index futures roll continuously throughout each month from the 1st month contract into the 2nd month VIX contract.

Fund Summary for VXX

IPATH SP 500 VIX SHORT-TERM FUTURES ETN

It is designed to provide access to equity market volatility through CBOE Volatility Index futures. Specifically, the S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures Index offers exposure to a daily rolling long position in the first and second month VIX futures contracts and reflects the implied volatility of the S&P 500 Index at various points along the volatility forward curve.