ProShares UltraShort Financials (SKF)

NYSEARCA: SKF · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
-0.25 (-1.26%)
At close: Aug 5, 2022 4:00 PM
+0.01 (0.05%)
After-hours: Aug 8, 2022 8:00 PM EDT
Assets $15.05M
NAV $19.55
Expense Ratio 0.95%
PE Ratio n/a
Shares Out 770,000
Dividend (ttm) n/a
Dividend Yield n/a
Ex-Dividend Date Mar 25, 2020
1-Year Return +4.60%
Volume 19,003
Open 19.20
Previous Close 19.78
Day's Range 19.19 - 19.58
52-Week Low 15.40
52-Week High 24.82
Beta -1.88
Holdings 8
Inception Date Jan 30, 2007

About SKF

The fund invests in financial instruments that ProShare Advisors believes, in combination, should produce daily returns consistent with the fund's investment objective. The index is designed to measure the stock performance of U.S. companies in the financials industry. The fund is non-diversified.

Asset Class Equity
Sector Financial Services
Region North America
Issuer ProShares
Stock Exchange NYSEARCA
Ticker Symbol SKF
Index Tracked Dow Jones U.S. Financials Index


Ex-Dividend Amount Pay Date
Mar 25, 2020 $0.0337 Apr 1, 2020
Dec 24, 2019 $0.170 Jan 2, 2020
Sep 25, 2019 $0.1706 Oct 2, 2019
Jun 25, 2019 $0.2211 Jul 2, 2019
Mar 20, 2019 $0.1437 Mar 27, 2019
Dec 26, 2018 $0.0573 Jan 3, 2019
Full Dividend History


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