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Basic Info

The Russell 2000 tracks the roughly 2000 securities that are considered to be US small cap companies. The Russell 2000 serves as an important benchmark when investors want to track their small cap performances versus other sized companies. The Russell 2000 tends to have a larger standard deviation in comparison to the S&P 500. However, it also tends to yield larger returns in positive market environments.
Core Index Name Russell 2000
Return Type Price Return
Currency Code USD
Category Hedge Type Not Hedged

Total Return Performance

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Name
1M
3M
6M
1Y
3Y
5Y
10Y
15Y
5.01%
4.61%
5.15%
42.96%
15.57%
14.90%
14.17%
9.08%
As of October 20, 2021. Returns for periods of 1 year and above are annualized.

Annual Performance

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Name
2014
2015
2016
2017
2018
2019
2020
YTD
4.89%
-4.41%
21.31%
14.65%
-11.01%
25.52%
19.96%
16.80%
As of October 20, 2021.

Basic Info

The Russell 2000 tracks the roughly 2000 securities that are considered to be US small cap companies. The Russell 2000 serves as an important benchmark when investors want to track their small cap performances versus other sized companies. The Russell 2000 tends to have a larger standard deviation in comparison to the S&P 500. However, it also tends to yield larger returns in positive market environments.
Core Index Name Russell 2000
Return Type Price Return
Currency Code USD
Category Hedge Type Not Hedged

Index Varieties

Return Types
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