November 22, 2016 - By Ruchi Gupta · 0 Comments
Nov 22 is a positive day so far for iShares Transportation Average (NYSEARCA:IYT) as the ETF is active during the day after gaining 0.07% to hit $160.33 per share. The exchange traded fund has 1.07B net assets and 1.35% volatility this month.
Over the course of the day 16,609 shares traded hands, as compared to an average volume of 268,440 over the last 30 days for iShares Transportation Average (NYSEARCA:IYT).
The ETF is -0.41% of its 52-Week High and 35.48% of its low, and is currently having ATR of 2.24. This year’s performance is 15.55% while this quarter’s performance is 9.65%.
The ETF’s YTD performance is 8.43%, the 1 year is 0.34% and the 3 year is 6.2%.
The ETF’s average P/E ratio is 14.56, the price to book is 2.75, the price to sales is 1.08 and the price to cashflow is 5.2. It was started on 01/02/2004. The fund’s top holdings are: FedEx Corporation Common Stock for 12.91% of assets, United Parcel Service Inc. Com for 7.91%, Norfolk Southern Corporation Co for 6.79%, Union Pacific Corporation Commo for 6.44%, Kansas City Southern Common Sto for 6.42%, J.B. Hunt Transport Services I for 5.94%, Ryder System Inc. Common Stock for 4.87%, Alaska Air Group Inc. Common S for 4.82%, Landstar System Inc. for 4.69%, United Continental Holdings for 4.64%. The ETF sector weights are: Industrials 100.00%. The ETF currently as 1.14% yield.
More notable recent iShares Dow Jones Transport. Avg. (ETF) (NYSEARCA:IYT) news were published by: Etfdailynews.com which released: “Trump’s Victory Is Looking Very Bullish For Transports” on November 11, 2016, also Thestreet.com with their article: “U.S. Markets Close in Record Territory, Consumer Staples in Focus” published on November 21, 2016, Benzinga.com published: “2 Transportation ETFs Break Out” on September 04, 2014. More interesting news about iShares Dow Jones Transport. Avg. (ETF) (NYSEARCA:IYT) were released by: Etfdailynews.com and their article: “3 Transportation ETFs In Focus” published on April 16, 2013 as well as Benzinga.com‘s news article titled: “Good Advice: Don’t Buy Transportation ETFs Just Because It’s Labor Day” with publication date: September 08, 2015.
iShares Transportation Average ETF , formerly iShares Dow Jones Transportation Average Index Fund, is an exchange-traded fund (ETF). The ETF has a market cap of $1.07 billion. The Fund seek investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance, before fees and expenses, of Dow Jones Transportation Average Index. It has a 13.91 P/E ratio. The Index measures the performance of the transportation sector of the United States equity market, and includes companies in the primary groups, such as airlines, trucking, railroads, air freight, transportation services and industrial services.
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By Ruchi Gupta