American Century Low Volatility ETF (LVOL)

NYSEARCA: LVOL · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
+0.64 (1.47%)
Jun 2, 2023, 4:00 PM EDT - Market closed
Assets $8.25M
Expense Ratio 0.29%
PE Ratio 18.55
Shares Out 190,000
Dividend (ttm) $0.69
Dividend Yield 1.56%
Ex-Dividend Date Mar 23, 2023
Payout Ratio 29.09%
1-Year Return +0.32%
Volume 1,723
Open 43.77
Previous Close 43.36
Day's Range 43.77 - 44.00
52-Week Low 38.13
52-Week High 44.66
Beta 0.85
Holdings 92
Inception Date Jan 12, 2021

About LVOL

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The American Century Low Volatility ETF (LVOL) is an exchange-traded fund that mostly invests in total market equity. The fund is actively managed to create a low-volatility portfolio of US stocks with enhanced risk-adjusted returns. LVOL was launched on Jan 12, 2021 and is managed by American Century Investments.

Asset Class Equity
Category Large Blend
Region North America
Stock Exchange NYSEARCA
Ticker Symbol LVOL

Top 10 Holdings

30.31% of assets
Name Symbol Weight
Microsoft Corporation MSFT 4.41%
Cisco Systems, Inc. CSCO 3.65%
The Coca-Cola Company KO 3.49%
Abbott Laboratories ABT 3.26%
Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc. MMC 3.03%
Johnson & Johnson JNJ 2.74%
General Dynamics Corporation GD 2.61%
The Procter & Gamble Company PG 2.49%
Amphenol Corporation APH 2.35%
Colgate-Palmolive Company CL 2.30%
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Ex-Dividend Amount Pay Date
Mar 23, 2023 $0.1386 Mar 28, 2023
Dec 15, 2022 $0.1744 Dec 20, 2022
Sep 20, 2022 $0.1725 Sep 23, 2022
Jun 21, 2022 $0.2008 Jun 24, 2022
Mar 22, 2022 $0.1227 Mar 25, 2022
Dec 16, 2021 $0.1516 Dec 21, 2021
Full Dividend History


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