iShares Nasdaq Biotechnology ETF (IBB)

During the Trading Day
340.09 +2.17 / +0.64%
As of 4:00pm ET
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341.60 +1.51 / +0.44%
 
Volume: 15.4K

Investment Objective

The investment seeks to track the investment results of an index composed of biotechnology and pharmaceutical equities listed on the NASDAQ. The fund generally invests at least 90% of its assets in securities of the underlying index and in depositary receipts representing securities of the underlying index. The underlying index 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 the NASDAQ OMX Group, Inc. The fund is non-diversified.

Performance

1 month+6.34% 3 years+41.84%
3 months+10.79% 5 years+31.31%
1 year+28.68% Since inception+9.24%
Data through 03/03/2015

Quote Details

Previous close$337.92
Open day’s range334.00 – 341.93
Net asset value (NAV)339.93 (03/02/2015)
Daily volume1,307,880
Average volume (3 months)1,486,384
Data as of 4:00pm ET, 03/04/2015

Peer Comparisonvs. Health ETFs

 IBBCategory
Performance 5-yr return+31.31%+22.29%
Expense Gross exp ratio0.48%0.47%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio1.621.51
Net assets$7.9B$1.7B
Average market cap$17.7B$35.3B
Average P/E34.226.2
Dividend / Share--0.21%

Competitors

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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
BIIB Biogen9.72%
CELG Celgene7.81%
GILD Gilead Sciences7.54%
AMGN Amgen6.97%
REGN Regeneron Pharmaceuticals6.06%
ILMN Illumina Inc3.74%
VRTX Vertex Pharmaceuticals Inc3.70%
ALXN Alexion Pharmaceuticals Inc3.38%
-- 3.37%
PCYC Pharmacyclics Inc2.56%

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