Exchange traded funds have boosted the accessibility of the low volatility factor. Fortunately, that phenomenon is not reserved for large-cap stocks. Some small-cap funds focus on volatility-reduction techniques as well, including the popular PowerShares S&P SmallCap Low Volatility Portfolio (NYSEArca: XSLV). XSLV takes the securities that exhibit the lowest volatility from the benchmark S&P SmallCap 600 [...] Read more on ETFtrends.com.
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