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12/18 6:05pm ET

iShares U.S. Preferred Stock ETF (PFF)

During the Trading Day
39.38 +0.11 / +0.28%
Data as of 3:59pm ET
Day’s Change
During After-Hours   Switch to standard view »
39.44 +0.06 / +0.15%
Volume: 126.00

Investment Objective

The investment seeks to track the investment results of an index composed of U.S. preferred stocks. 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 seeks to track the investment results of the S&P U.S. Preferred Stock IndexTM (the "underlying index"), which measures the performance of a select group of preferred stocks listed on the New York Stock Exchange (" NYSE"), NYSE Arca, Inc. ("NYSE Arca"), NYSE Amex, NASDAQ Global Select Market, NASDAQ Select Market or NASDAQ Capital Market. The fund is non-diversified.

No recent news for iShares U.S. Preferred Stock ETF.


1 month-1.28% 3 years+9.67%
3 months+1.11% 5 years+8.37%
1 year+12.13% Since inception+4.04%
Data through 12/18/2014

Quote Details

Previous close$39.27
Open day’s range39.30 – 39.42
Net asset value (NAV)39.21 (12/17/2014)
Daily volume1,856,516
Average volume (3 months)1,965,679
Data as of 3:59pm ET, 12/18/2014

Peer Comparisonvs. Preferred stock ETFs

Performance 5-yr return+8.37%+8.76%
Expense Gross exp ratio0.47%0.55%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio1.261.37
Net assets$11.7B$1.8B
Average market cap----
Average P/E----
Dividend / Share--0.15%


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Top 5 Sectors
Portfolio weighting
Financial service 100.00%
Business service 0.00%
Consumer goods 0.00%
Consumer service 0.00%
Energy 0.00%
Top 10 Holdings
Portfolio weighting
HSEB Hsbc Hldgs Pfd2.41%
ALLYPRA Gmac Cap Tr I Pfd1.68%
BCSPRD Barclays Bank Plc1.64%
WFCPRJ Wells Fargo & Co, San Francisco Ca Pfd1.50%
CPRN Citigroup Cap Xiii Pfd1.43%
HSEA Hsbc Hldgs Pfd1.41%
DTK Deutsche Bk Contingent Cap Tr Iii Pfd1.30%
WFCPRQ Wells Fargo & Co New Pfd1.08%
RBSPRG Rbs Cap Fd Vii Pfd1.06%
-- Arcelormittal Preferred Stock 01/16 6.1.05%