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iShares U.S. Basic Materials ETF (IYM)

Delayed Data
As of May 27
 -0.01 / -0.01%
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-1.08% 3 years+4.28%
3 months+13.87% 5 years+1.47%
1 year-6.48% Since inception+6.79%
Data through 05/27/2016

Quote Details

Previous close$77.13
Open day’s range76.95 – 77.33
Net asset value (NAV)77.13 (05/26/2016)
Daily volume55,350
Average volume (3 months)163,437
Data as of 3:59pm ET, 05/27/2016

Peer Comparisonvs. Natural resources ETFs

Performance 5-yr return+1.47%-5.78%
Expense Gross exp ratio0.43%0.49%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio0.12-0.06
Net assets$551.3M$416.8M
Average market cap$18.2B$15.4B
Average P/E18.121.7
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 Chemical10.84%
DD E I du Pont de Nemours and Co10.59%
MON Monsanto7.62%
PX Praxair Inc6.18%
ECL Ecolab Inc5.66%
PPG PPG Industries5.44%
APD Air Products and Chemicals Inc4.63%
LYB LyondellBasell Industries NV4.52%
NEM Newmont Mining Corp3.43%
FCX Freeport-McMoRan Inc3.22%

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