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PowerShares DWA Basic Materials Momentum Portfolio (PYZ)

Data as of Oct 31
 +1.22 / +2.30%
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 DWA Basic Materials Technical Leaders™ Index (the "underlying index"). The fund generally will invest at least 90% of its total assets in common stocks of companies that comprise the underlying index. The underlying index is composed of at least 30 common stocks of companies in the basic materials sector with powerful relative strength characteristics, selected from a universe of approximately 3,000 common stocks traded on U.S. exchanges.

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1 month-3.67% 3 years+17.09%
3 months-4.62% 5 years+18.08%
1 year+11.46% Since inception+11.04%
Data through 10/31/2014

Quote Details

Previous close$53.01
Open day’s range53.48 – 54.23
Net asset value (NAV)53.08 (10/30/2014)
Daily volume7,760
Average volume (3 months)25,560
Data as of 10/31/2014

Peer Comparisonvs. Natural resources ETFs

Performance 5-yr return+18.08%+7.24%
Expense Gross exp ratio0.68%0.52%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio0.870.45
Net assets$118.5M$583.1M
Average market cap$6.8B$19.3B
Average P/E19.018.1
Dividend / Share--0.27%


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Top 5 Sectors
Portfolio weighting
Industrial materials 66.11%
Consumer goods 27.70%
Consumer service 2.61%
Business service 2.34%
Hardware 1.24%
Top 10 Holdings
Portfolio weighting
WLK Westlake Chemical Corp4.23%
GRA W R Grace & Co4.21%
ASH Ashland Inc4.05%
SLCA US Silica Holdings Inc4.00%
ARG Airgas Inc3.97%
VAL Valspar Corp3.70%
DOW Dow Chemical Co3.61%
HUN Huntsman Corp3.56%
LYB LyondellBasell Industries NV3.56%
EMN Eastman Chemical Co3.46%