The low volatility space continues to be a popular one with PowerShares' SPLV surpassing $4B in...

|About: PowerShares S&P 500 Low ... (SPLV)|By:, SA News Editor

The low volatility space continues to be a popular one with PowerShares' SPLV surpassing $4B in AUM in its less than 2 years of existence. The fund holds the 100 stocks in the S&P 500 with the lowest volatility over the previous year, and has outperformed the SPY by more than 600 bps since inception. Competitors include: USMV, IDLV, EEMV, SMLV, LGLV.