posted on 06-06-2019

X

Updated October 1, 2019

What is X?

X is an extension to a ticker symbol. It denotes that the security is a mutual fund.
 

How Does X Work?

For example, Vanguard offers a variety of mutual funds. The tickers end in X.

Why Does X Matter?

Many companies have several different types of securities listed. Extensions help investors understand which securities are which.