PowerShares Aerospace & Defense Portfolio (PPA)

Data as of Jul 30
 +0.11 / +0.35%
Today’s Change
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Investment Objective

The investment seeks investment results that generally correspond (before fees and expenses) to the price and yield of the SPADETM Defense Index. The fund generally will invest at least 90% of its total assets in common stocks of aerospace and defense companies that comprise the underlying index. The underlying index was composed of common stocks of 48 U.S. companies whose shares are listed on the New York Stock Exchange ("NYSE"), NYSE MKT or the NASDAQ Stock Market, LLC. These companies are engaged principally in the research, development, manufacture, operation and support of defense, military, homeland security and space operations. It is non-diversified.


1 month-2.44% 3 years+20.22%
3 months-0.75% 5 years+18.56%
1 year+20.99% Since inception+10.07%
Data through 07/30/2014

Quote Details

Previous close$31.64
Open day’s range31.62 – 31.89
Net asset value (NAV)31.65 (07/29/2014)
Daily volume41,635
Average volume (3 months)49,607
Data as of 3:59pm ET, 07/30/2014

Peer Comparisonvs. Industrials ETFs

Performance 5-yr return+18.56%+19.53%
Expense Gross exp ratio0.79%0.47%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio1.251.12
Net assets$134.0M$914.6M
Average market cap$14.1B$44.7B
Average P/E18.318.7
Dividend / Share--0.21%


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Top 5 Sectors
Portfolio weighting
Industrial materials 83.02%
Consumer goods 4.30%
Telecommunication 3.90%
Business service 1.63%
Hardware 0.66%
Top 10 Holdings
Portfolio weighting
HON Honeywell International Inc6.34%
UTX United Technologies Corp6.33%
LMT Lockheed Martin Corp6.27%
BA Boeing Co6.25%
GD General Dynamics Corp5.52%
PCP Precision Castparts Corp5.05%
NOC Northrop Grumman Corp4.46%
RTN Raytheon Co4.40%
TXT Textron Inc4.05%
COL Rockwell Collins Inc4.00%

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