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A 2021 Index to Willis’s Posts

Willis Eschenbach

A 2021 Index to Willis’s Posts

The Russell 1000 Index is a stock market index that tracks the highest-ranking 1,000 stocks in the Russell 3000 Index, which represent about 90% of the total market capitalization of that index. As of 31 January 2021, the stocks of the Russell 1000 Index had a weighted average market capitalization of $446.1 billion and a median market capitalization of $12.9 billion. As of 8 May 2020, components ranged in market capitalization from $1.8 billion to $1.4 trillion.[1] The index, which was launched on January 1, 1984, is maintained by FTSE Russell, a subsidiary of the London Stock Exchange Group.

The ticker symbol is ^RUI. There are several exchange-traded funds and mutual funds that track the index.

  1. ^ "Market capitalization Ranges". FTSE Russell.