iPath Bloomberg Ind Metals SubTR ETN (:JJM) is moving lower ahead of the market open as the stock is gapping down -2.64%. A recent bid puts the equity at $27.33.
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iPath Bloomberg Ind Metals SubTR ETN (:JJM)’s performance this year to date is 18.51%. The stock has performed -2.05% over the last seven days, -2.53% over the last thirty, and -0.05% over the last three months. Over the last six months, iPath Bloomberg Ind Metals SubTR ETN’s stock has been 19.56% and 26.79% for the year.
iPath Bloomberg Ind Metals SubTR ETN’s 20-Day Simple Moving Average is -4.81%. Extending back, their 50-Day Simple Moving Average is -4.02%, looking even further back, their 200-Day Simple Moving Average stands at 4.83%.
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