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iShares Nasdaq Biotechnology ETF (IBB)

279.77
Delayed Data
As of 4:00pm ET
 +3.58 / +1.30%
Today’s Change
240.03
Today|||52-Week Range
400.79
-17.31%
Year-to-Date

Investment Objective

The investment seeks to track the investment results of the NASDAQ Biotechnology Index, which contains securities of NASDAQ  listed companies that are classified according to the Industry Classification Benchmark as either biotechnology or pharmaceuticals and that also meet other eligibility criteria determined by NASDAQ OMX. The fund generally invests at least 90% of its assets in securities of the index and in depositary receipts representing securities of the index. It may invest the remainder of its assets in certain futures, options and swap contracts, cash and cash equivalents, as well as in securities not included in the index. It is non-diversified.

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Performance

1 month-0.62% 3 years+15.25%
3 months+5.68% 5 years+20.83%
1 year-24.66% Since inception+7.00%
Data through 05/31/2016

Quote Details

Previous close$276.19
Open day’s range277.50 – 281.15
Net asset value (NAV)276.06 (05/27/2016)
Daily volume1,807,775
Average volume (3 months)2,249,578
Data as of 4:00pm ET, 05/31/2016

Peer Comparisonvs. Health ETFs

 IBBCategory
Performance 5-yr return+20.83%+15.78%
Expense Gross exp ratio0.48%0.47%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio0.970.97
Net assets$6.6B$1.3B
Average market cap$13.7B$27.9B
Average P/E20.524.4
Dividend / Share--0.22%

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Holdings

Top 5 Sectors
Portfolio weighting
Healthcare 99.91%
Business service 0.09%
Consumer goods 0.00%
Consumer service 0.00%
Energy 0.00%
Top 10 Holdings
Portfolio weighting
AMGN Amgen8.45%
BIIB Biogen8.05%
CELG Celgene7.79%
GILD Gilead Sciences7.68%
REGN Regeneron Pharmaceuticals7.17%
ALXN Alexion Pharmaceuticals Inc3.76%
VRTX Vertex Pharmaceuticals Inc3.75%
MYL Mylan NV3.52%
ILMN Illumina Inc3.41%
BMRN Biomarin Pharmaceutical Inc2.71%

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