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iShares Gold Trust (IAU)

Delayed Data
As of 3:59pm ET
 -0.14 / -1.09%
Today’s Change
Today|||52-Week Range

Investment Objective

The investment seeks to reflect generally the performance of the price of gold. The Trust seeks to reflect such performance before payment of the Trust's expenses and liabilities. The Trust is not actively managed. It does not engage in any activities designed to obtain a profit from, or to ameliorate losses caused by, changes in the price of gold. The Shares are intended to constitute a simple and cost-effective means of making an investment similar to an investment in gold. An investment in physical gold requires expensive and sometimes complicated arrangements in connection with the assay, transportation, warehousing and insurance of the metal.

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1 month+6.29% 3 years+0.48%
3 months+7.64% 5 years-3.03%
1 year+11.82% Since inception+10.00%
Data through 06/25/2016

Quote Details

Previous close$12.80
Open day’s range12.63 – 12.73
Net asset value (NAV)12.68 (06/24/2016)
Daily volume6,797,153
Average volume (3 months)7,082,645
Data as of 3:59pm ET, 06/28/2016

Peer Comparisonvs. Commodities precious metals ETFs

Performance 5-yr return-3.03%-10.05%
Expense Gross exp ratio0.25%0.57%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio-0.16-0.34
Net assets$7.7B$2.2B
Average market cap--$3.3B
Average P/E----
Dividend / Share--0.15%


SIVR ETFS Physical Silver Shares
PALL ETFS Physical Palladium Shares


Top 5 Sectors
Portfolio weighting
Business service --
Consumer goods --
Consumer service --
Energy --
Financial service --
Top 10 Holdings
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