QLV - FlexShares US Quality Low Volatility Index Fund
|Ex-Dividend Date||Mar 19, 2021|
|Trading Day||April 16|
|Day's Range||49.05 - 49.25|
|52-Week Range||35.38 - 49.25|
The FlexShares US Quality Low Volatility Index Fund seeks investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance, before fees and expenses, of the Northern Trust Quality Low Volatility Index.
|Asset Class |
|Inception Date |
Jul 15, 2019
|Ticker Symbol |
|Index Tracked |
Northern Trust Quality Low Volatility Index
Top 10 Holdings33.47% of assets
|Johnson & Johnson||JNJ||4.40%|
|Mar 19, 2021||$0.115||Mar 25, 2021|
|Dec 18, 2020||$0.195||Dec 24, 2020|
|Sep 18, 2020||$0.133||Sep 24, 2020|
|Jun 19, 2020||$0.118||Jun 25, 2020|
|Mar 20, 2020||$0.118||Mar 26, 2020|
|Dec 20, 2019||$0.163||Dec 27, 2019|
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