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iShares U.S. Basic Materials ETF (IYM)

Delayed Data
As of Oct 08
 +1.17 / +1.65%
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.


1 month+4.65% 3 years+3.17%
3 months-10.07% 5 years+3.25%
1 year-12.28% Since inception+6.42%
Data through 10/08/2015

Quote Details

Previous close$70.84
Open day’s range70.65 – 72.17
Net asset value (NAV)70.88 (10/07/2015)
Daily volume121,682
Average volume (3 months)115,527
Data as of 3:59pm ET, 10/08/2015

Peer Comparisonvs. Natural resources ETFs

Performance 5-yr return+3.25%-2.55%
Expense Gross exp ratio0.43%0.51%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio0.190.01
Net assets$317.1M$337.7M
Average market cap$17.1B$12.9B
Average P/E16.116.8
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 Chemical9.85%
DD E I du Pont de Nemours and Co8.74%
MON Monsanto8.01%
LYB LyondellBasell Industries NV6.23%
PX Praxair Inc5.85%
ECL Ecolab Inc5.84%
APD Air Products and Chemicals Inc4.95%
PPG PPG Industries4.76%
SIAL Sigma-Aldrich Corp3.33%
IP International Paper Co3.17%

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