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iShares Global Telecom ETF (IXP)

60.98
Data as of Oct 23
 +0.08 / +0.13%
Today’s Change
58.59
Today|||52-Week Range
70.16
-10.73%
Year-to-Date

Investment Objective

The investment seeks to track the investment results of an index composed of global equities in the telecommunications 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. It track the investment results of the S&P Global 1200 Telecommunications Services Sector IndexTM, which measures the performance of companies that S&P Dow Jones Indices LLC, a subsidiary of McGraw Hill Financial, Inc., deems to be part of the telecommunications sector of the economy and that S&P believes are important to global markets. The fund is non-diversified.

No recent news for iShares Global Telecom ETF.

Performance

1 month-4.39% 3 years+9.27%
3 months-5.64% 5 years+8.80%
1 year-0.08% Since inception+5.26%
Data through 10/24/2014

Quote Details

Previous close$60.90
Open day’s range-- – --
Net asset value (NAV)60.92 (10/23/2014)
Daily volume33,640
Average volume (3 months)69,168
Data as of 10/23/2014

Peer Comparisonvs. Communications ETFs

 IXPCategory
Performance 5-yr return+8.80%+12.64%
Expense Gross exp ratio0.48%0.38%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio0.790.84
Net assets$468.7M$302.1M
Average market cap$81.2B$77.7B
Average P/E12.112.6
Dividend / Share--0.53%

Competitors

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Holdings

Top 5 Sectors
Portfolio weighting
Telecommunication 98.56%
Media 1.44%
Business service 0.00%
Consumer goods 0.00%
Consumer service 0.00%
Top 10 Holdings
Portfolio weighting
VZ Verizon Communications Inc16.59%
T AT&T Inc14.66%
-- Vodafone Group PLC7.04%
-- SOFTBANK Corp5.35%
-- China Mobile Ltd4.96%
-- Telefonica SA4.78%
-- Telstra Corp Ltd4.63%
-- America Movil SAB de CV Class L4.21%
-- BT Group PLC4.14%
-- Deutsche Telekom AG3.85%