Russell 3000 Index

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The Russell 3000 Index is a stock market index of US stocks.

The ticker symbol is ^RUA.

This index measures the performance of 3,000 publicly held US companies based on total market capitalization, which represents approximately 98% of the investable US equity market.

Annual returns reflected by the Russell 3000[edit]

Year Return
1994 0.19
1995 36.80
1996 21.82
1997 31.78
1998 24.14
1999 20.90
2000 −7.46
2001 −11.46
2002 −21.54
2003 31.06
2004 11.95
2005 6.12
2006 15.71
2007 5.14
2008 −37.31

Investing[edit]

The Russell 3000 Index is tracked by several exchange-traded funds, such as the iShares Russell 3000 Index (NYSE ArcaIWV).

Top 10 holdings[edit]

(as of November 2010)

Top sectors by weight[edit]

  • Technology
  • Financial Services
  • Health Care
  • Consumer Discretionary
  • Energy

See also[edit]

External links[edit]