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iShares U.S. Basic Materials ETF (IYM)

Delayed Data
As of Mar 27
 +0.32 / +0.37%
Today’s Change
Today|||52-Week Range
IYM Regular Dividend: IYM began trading ex-dividend on 03/24/17. A $0.241 dividend will be paid to shareholders of record as of 03/28/17.

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.

No recent news for iShares U.S. Basic Materials ETF.


1 month-0.28% 3 years+4.19%
3 months+4.25% 5 years+6.30%
1 year+22.85% Since inception+7.38%
Data through 03/28/2017

Quote Details

Previous close$87.57
Open day’s range86.41 – 88.08
Net asset value (NAV)87.97 (03/27/2017)
Daily volume389,511
Average volume (3 months)269,475
Data as of 03/27/2017

Peer Comparisonvs. Natural resources ETFs

Performance 5-yr return+6.30%+0.51%
Expense Gross exp ratio0.44%1.40%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio0.450.04
Net assets$760.8M$739.1M
Average market cap$22.1B$16.1B
Average P/E23.024.3
Dividend / Share--0.27%


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 Chemical11.63%
DD E I du Pont de Nemours and Co11.38%
MON Monsanto8.31%
PX Praxair Inc5.65%
ECL Ecolab Inc5.42%
APD Air Products and Chemicals Inc5.09%
LYB LyondellBasell Industries NV5.08%
PPG PPG Industries4.51%
NUE Nucor Corp3.32%
NEM Newmont Mining Corp3.03%