FXB CurrencyShares British Pound Sterling Trust
FXB - Profile
- Issuer: Guggenheim
- Structure: Grantor Trust
- Expense Ratio: 0.40%
- ETF Home Page: FXB
- Inception: Jun 21, 2006
- Tax Form: 1099
- FXB Tracks This Index: British Pound
- 52 Week Lo: $143.59
- 52 Week Hi: $169.06
- AUM: $38.6 M
- Shares: 0.3 M
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The GBP/USD exchange rate is a foreign exchange spot rate that measures the relative values of two currencies, the British pound and the U.S. dollar.
FXB - Realtime Rating
Realtime Rating Summary
FXB is a passive Grantor Trust that seeks to replicate British Pound. The GBP/USD exchange rate is a foreign exchange spot rate that measures the relative values of two currencies, the British pound and the U.S. dollar.
The adjacent table gives investors an individual Realtime Rating for FXB on several different metrics, including liquidity, expenses, performance, volatility, dividend, concentration of holdings in addition to an overall rating. The "A+ Metric Rated ETF" field, available to ETFdb Pro members, shows the ETF in the Currency with the highest Metric Realtime Rating for each individual field. To view all of this data, sign up for a free 14-day trial for ETFdb Pro. To view information on how the ETFdb Realtime Ratings work, click here.
FXB In-Depth Analysis
The following tables and charts contain in-depth metrics for FXB and compare it to similar peer ETFs within its ETFdb Category.
FXB - Expenses & Fees
This section compares the cost efficiency of FXB to peers in the same ETFdb Category.
Expenses Ratio Analysis
Commission Free Trading in FXB
FXB is currently available for commission free trading on the following platforms: (Charles Schwab)
Category Commission Free Trading
There are 13 other ETFs in the Currency ETFdb Category that are also eligible for commission free trading:
FXB - Performance
This section shows how FXB has performed relative to its peer group ETFdb Category.
FXB - Charts
The following charts can be customized to display historical performance in a number of different formats, including line charts, bar charts, and candlesticks. Time periods can be adjusted to increase or decrease the period shown, ranging from five minutes to several months.
The following chart also includes the option to compare the performance of FXB relative to other ETFs and benchmarks or to include indicators such as Bollinger Bands, relative strength, and moving averages.
FXB - Technicals
FXB Volatility Analysis
This section shows how the volatility of FXB compares to the peer group ETFdb Category.
- 20 Day MA: $152.70
- 60 Day MA: $150.41
- MACD 15 Period: 0.79
- MACD 100 Period: 4.71
- Williams % Range 10 Day: 44.53
- Williams % Range 20 Day: 23.16
- RSI 10 Day: 60
- RSI 20 Day: 59
- RSI 30 Day: 57
- Ultimate Oscillator: 51
FXB Bollinger Bands
- Lower Bollinger (10 Day): $152.66
- Upper Bollinger (10 Day): $156.28
- Lower Bollinger (20 Day): $148.48
- Upper Bollinger (20 Day): $156.80
- Lower Bollinger (30 Day): $148.53
- Upper Bollinger (30 Day): $156.31
FXB Support & Resistance
- Support Level 1: $154.20
- Support Level 2: $154.04
- Resistance Level 1: $154.52
- Resistance Level 2: $154.68
- Stochastic Oscillator %D (1 Day): 55.82
- Stochastic Oscillator %D (5 Day): 38.47
- Stochastic Oscillator %K (1 Day): 53.30
- Stochastic Oscillator %K (5 Day): 51.42
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