November 30, 2016 - By Darrin Black · 0 Comments
Nov 30 is a negative day so far for PowerShares Variable Rate Preferred ETF (NYSEARCA:VRP) as the ETF is active during the day after losing 0.53% to hit $24.48 per share. The exchange traded fund has 658.35M net assets and 0.76% volatility this month.
Over the course of the day 15,775 shares traded hands, as compared to an average volume of 259,270 over the last 30 days for PowerShares Variable Rate Preferred ETF (NYSEARCA:VRP).
The ETF is -4.62% of its 52-Week High and 17.27% of its low, and is currently having ATR of 0.22. This year’s performance is 5.58% while this quarter’s performance is -3.02%.
The ETF’s YTD performance is 9.36%, the 1 year is 9.86% and the 3 year is NaN%.
The fund’s top holdings are: Gmac Cap Tr I Pfd for 4.43% of assets, Wachovia Cap Tr Iii FRN for 3.93%, Citigroup Cap Xiii Pfd for 3.67%, Wells Fargo & Co New Pfd for 2.90%, Pnc Finl Svcs Grp Pfd for 2.73%, Citigroup Pfd for 2.70%, Prudential Finl FRN for 2.55%, Emera FRN for 2.10%, Transcanada Tr FRN for 2.05%, Us Bancorp Del Pfd for 2.05%. The ETF sector weights are: Financial Services 71.47%, Utilities 21.08%, Energy 7.45%. The ETF currently as 4.93% yield.
More recent PowerShares Exchange-Traded Fund Trust II (NYSEARCA:VRP) news were published by: Etfdailynews.com which released: “This High Beta ETF Is Performing Well Amid The Trump Rally” on November 23, 2016. Also Nasdaq.com published the news titled: “PowerShares Exchange-Traded Fund Trust II PowerShares S&P Smal (PSCH) Ex …” on September 19, 2013. Etfdailynews.com‘s news article titled: “Are Floating-Rate Bond Funds A Buy? [PowerShares Exchange-Traded Fund Trust II]” with publication date: May 15, 2015 was also an interesting one.
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By Darrin Black