Option Ticker Firm Industry C Citibank Banking/Finance BAC Bank of America Banking/Finance QQQQ
Power Shares QQQ Exchange Traded Fund SPY Standard and Poor Trust Exchange Traded Fund Series 1 MAC Macerich Company Real Estate XLF Financial Sector SPDR Exchange Traded Fund IPG Interpublic Group of Advertising and Marketing Companies Services VLO Valero Energy Petroleum Refining F Ford Motor Company Automotive IWM iShares Russel 2000 Index Exchange Traded Fund Fund GE General Electric Company Diversified Technology, Media & Finance MBI MBIA Inc.
Even popular funds such as Powershare's QQQQ
(the "Qs"), which tracks the NASDAQ 100, can hold major surprises.
Just like publicly traded stocks, ETFs have ticker symbols (e.g., QQQQ
, referred to as "cubes," which allows investors to invest in all of the companies represented in the NASDAQ-100 Index).
THE HIGH AND LOW OF IT FOR ETFs, TRADING VOLUME DOESN'T NECESSARILY INDICATE LIQUIDITY * TOTAL RETURN FUND NAME / S&P YTD 1-YEAR 3-YEAR 5-YEAR CURRENT EXPENSE TICKER RANKING PRICE RATIO iShares MW -2.9 5.2 -7.0 -0.3 61 0.28 Russell 2000 Index Fund / IWM Powershares MW -4.4 8.5 -3.0 2.9 44 0.20 QQQ Trust, Series 1 / QQQQ
SPDR S&P 500 OW -4.7 3.8 -8.5 -0.9 106 0.10 ETF Trust / SPY Vanguard NR 4.1 4.9 5.8 NA 82 0.12 Short-Term Bond Index Fund; ETF Shares / BSV Vanguard NR 7.5 8.9 7.6 NA 83 0.12 Total Bond Market Index Fund; ETF Sharers / BND Vanguard NR 15.1 NA NA NA 83 0.15 Long-Term Corp.
USP 34/NF 28, In-House Specification) for the manufacture of Finished Product QQQQ
as described in Master Batch Record VVVV"
(split-adjusted) shares have grown from 121,400,000 to 501,950,000 since they were introduced in 1999.
EXHIBIT Top 10 ETFs, by Net Asset Size Net Assets Name Symbol ($ millions) S & P 500 SPDR SPY $47,159.21 iShares MSCI-EAFE EFA 21,730.69 Nasdaq-100 Index Tracking Stock QQQQ
20,458.28 iShares MSCI-Japan EWJ 11,621.38 iShares MSCI Emerging Markets EEM 9,371.26 S & P 400 MidCap SPDR MDY 8,899.65 iShares Russell 2000 IWM 7,619.59 DOW Diamonds Series Trust 1 DIA 7,484.30 iShares Dow Jones U.S.
Akamai Technologies will also be included in the NASDAQ-100 Index Tracking Stock (Nasdaq: QQQQ
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