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Russell 2000 Index current price

What is the Russell 2000 Index current price (level) and weekly and YTD change percentage and actual numbers

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the Russell 2000 (RUT) Index
<br>RUT is the symbol for options based on the Russell 2000 (RUT) Index, a leading benchmark for the performance of small-capitalization stocks. Options on the Russell 2000 have a $100 multiplier, so that, for example, if the Russell 2000 price is at 480, an investor might consider hedging a $48,000 small-cap portfolio with one RUT option.
<br>The Russell 2000 Index was created in 1984 by Frank Russell Company and was designed to track the performance of small-cap ...

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Russell 2000 Index current price is applied.