SLX Market Vectors Steel Index ETF Fund
- Commodity Producers Equities
SLX - Profile
- Issuer: Van Eck
- Structure: ETF
- Expense Ratio: 0.55%
- ETF Home Page: SLX
- Inception: Oct 10, 2006
- Tax Form: 1099
- SLX Tracks This Index: NYSE Arca Steel Index
- 52 Week Lo: $30.63
- 52 Week Hi: $48.88
- AUM: $74.2 M
- Shares: 2.2 M
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The Index provides exposure to publicly traded companies primarily involved in a variety of activities that are related to steel production, including the operation of manufacturing mills, fabrication of steel products, or the extraction and reduction of iron ore.
SLX - Realtime Rating
Realtime Rating Summary
SLX is a passive ETF that seeks to replicate NYSE Arca Steel Index. The Index provides exposure to publicly traded companies primarily involved in a variety of activities that are related to steel production, including the operation of manufacturing mills, fabrication of steel products, or the extraction and reduction of iron ore.
The adjacent table gives investors an individual Realtime Rating for SLX 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 Commodity Producers Equities 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.
SLX In-Depth Analysis
The following tables and charts contain in-depth metrics for SLX and compare it to similar peer ETFs within its ETFdb Category.
SLX - HoldingsFilings Data as of: May 04, 2015
Top Ten Holdings
This section compares how balanced and deep SLX is relative to the peer group ETFdb Category.
SLX Asset Allocation
SLX Sector Breakdown
SLX Market Cap Breakdown
SLX Region Breakdown
SLX Market Tier Breakdown
SLX Country Breakdown
SLX - Expenses & Fees
This section compares the cost efficiency of SLX to peers in the same ETFdb Category.
Expenses Ratio Analysis
Commission Free Trading in SLX
SLX is not currently available for commission free trading on any platforms.
Category Commission Free Trading
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SLX - Performance
This section shows how SLX has performed relative to its peer group ETFdb Category.
SLX - 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 SLX relative to other ETFs and benchmarks or to include indicators such as Bollinger Bands, relative strength, and moving averages.
SLX - Technicals
SLX Volatility Analysis
This section shows how the volatility of SLX compares to the peer group ETFdb Category.
- 20 Day MA: $35.22
- 60 Day MA: $33.33
- MACD 15 Period: -1.32
- MACD 100 Period: 0.33
- Williams % Range 10 Day: 83.39
- Williams % Range 20 Day: 86.60
- RSI 10 Day: 37
- RSI 20 Day: 46
- RSI 30 Day: 48
- Ultimate Oscillator: 37
SLX Bollinger Bands
- Lower Bollinger (10 Day): $33.09
- Upper Bollinger (10 Day): $36.36
- Lower Bollinger (20 Day): $33.54
- Upper Bollinger (20 Day): $36.98
- Lower Bollinger (30 Day): $32.27
- Upper Bollinger (30 Day): $37.32
SLX Support & Resistance
- Support Level 1: $33.37
- Support Level 2: $33.02
- Resistance Level 1: $33.92
- Resistance Level 2: $34.12
- Stochastic Oscillator %D (1 Day): 55.39
- Stochastic Oscillator %D (5 Day): 20.61
- Stochastic Oscillator %K (1 Day): 41.54
- Stochastic Oscillator %K (5 Day): 18.39
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