iShares MSCI USA Minimum Volatility ETF (USMV)

Data as of 1:50pm ET
 +0.3007 / +0.79%
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Investment Objective

The investment seeks the investment results of an index composed of U.S. equities that, in the aggregate, have lower volatility characteristics relative to the broader U.S. equity market. The fund generally invests at least 90% of its assets in securities of the underlying index or in depositary receipts representing securities in the underlying index. The underlying index follows a rules-based methodology to determine weights for securities in the index that seeks to minimize total risk of the MSCI USA Index. Components primarily include consumer staples, financials and healthcare companies. The fund is non-diversified.

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1 month+1.18% 3 years--
3 months+2.98% 5 years--
1 year+15.95% Since inception+17.02%
Data through 09/16/2014

Quote Details

Previous close$37.85
Open day’s range37.81 – 38.17
Net asset value (NAV)37.84 (09/15/2014)
Daily volume166,173
Average volume (3 months)371,763
Data as of 1:50pm ET, 09/16/2014

Peer Comparisonvs. Large blend ETFs

Performance 5-yr return--+17.98%
Expense Gross exp ratio0.15%0.43%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio--1.20
Net assets$2.7B$6.0B
Average market cap$39.3B$95.8B
Average P/E19.617.6
Dividend / Share--0.27%


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Top 5 Sectors
Portfolio weighting
Business service --
Consumer goods --
Consumer service --
Energy --
Financial service --
Top 10 Holdings
Portfolio weighting
PEP PepsiCo Inc1.54%
MRK Merck & Co Inc1.53%
ADP Automatic Data Processing1.50%
JNJ Johnson & Johnson1.48%
ECL Ecolab Inc1.47%
VZ Verizon Communications Inc1.46%
WMT Wal-Mart Stores Inc1.42%
PG Procter & Gamble Co1.42%
GIS General Mills Inc1.42%
XOM Exxon Mobil Corporation1.41%

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