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iShares U.S. Basic Materials ETF (IYM)

Delayed Data
As of 4:09pm ET
 -0.08 / -0.09%
Today’s Change
Today|||52-Week Range

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.

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1 month+0.73% 3 years+2.96%
3 months-0.87% 5 years+9.46%
1 year+18.92% Since inception+7.30%
Data through 05/20/2017

Quote Details

Previous close$87.76
Open day’s range87.60 – 88.40
Net asset value (NAV)87.79 (05/19/2017)
Daily volume45,772
Average volume (3 months)268,717
Data as of 4:09pm ET, 05/22/2017

Peer Comparisonvs. Natural resources ETFs

Performance 5-yr return+9.46%-0.79%
Expense Gross exp ratio0.44%1.44%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio0.490.07
Net assets$960.8M$700.4M
Average market cap$22.5B$15.6B
Average P/E22.922.9
Dividend / Share--0.23%


VAW Vanguard Materials Index Fund ETF Shares
FMAT Fidelity® MSCI Materials Index ETF
XLB Materials Select Sector SPDR® Fund


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 Chemical11.71%
DD E I du Pont de Nemours and Co11.51%
MON Monsanto8.54%
PX Praxair Inc5.95%
ECL Ecolab Inc5.66%
APD Air Products and Chemicals Inc5.10%
PPG PPG Industries4.72%
LYB LyondellBasell Industries NV4.67%
NUE Nucor Corp3.27%
NEM Newmont Mining Corp3.00%