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iShares U.S. Basic Materials ETF (IYM)

During the Trading Day
74.59 +0.45 / +0.61%
As of 3:59pm ET
Day’s Change
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74.59 0.00 / 0.00%
Volume: 400.00

Investment Objective

The investment seeks to track the investment results of the Dow Jones U.S. Basic Materials Index composed of U.S. equities in the basic materials sector. 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 measures the performance of the basic materials sector of the U.S. equity market. The fund is non-diversified.


1 month+0.94% 3 years+5.34%
3 months+5.48% 5 years+2.95%
1 year-10.40% Since inception+6.67%
Data through 12/01/2015

Quote Details

Previous close$74.14
Open day’s range74.07 – 74.66
Net asset value (NAV)74.11 (11/30/2015)
Daily volume151,589
Average volume (3 months)123,836
Data as of 3:59pm ET, 12/01/2015

Peer Comparisonvs. Natural resources ETFs

Performance 5-yr return+2.95%-2.55%
Expense Gross exp ratio0.43%0.50%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio0.260.05
Net assets$367.1M$382.5M
Average market cap$17.4B$13.5B
Average P/E15.918.4
Dividend / Share--0.28%


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Top 5 Sectors
Portfolio weighting
Industrial materials 84.41%
Energy 9.44%
Consumer goods 3.92%
Business service 2.23%
Consumer service 0.00%
Top 10 Holdings
Portfolio weighting
DOW Dow Chemical10.62%
DD E I du Pont de Nemours and Co10.18%
MON Monsanto7.74%
LYB LyondellBasell Industries NV6.15%
ECL Ecolab Inc5.67%
PX Praxair Inc5.65%
PPG PPG Industries5.00%
APD Air Products and Chemicals Inc4.77%
IP International Paper Co3.17%
-- 2.96%

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