iShares Evolved U.S. Discretionary Spending
ALTAR
Score™
5.0% info Recommen-
dation
UNDERWEIGHT
2019E    2020E
P/E
ratio
23.6x P/Sales
ratio
1.4x
P/BV
ratio
6.7x Div.
yield
1.4%


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The iShares Evolved U.S. Discretionary Spending ETF is an actively managed, market-cap-weighted fund of large-, mid-, and small-cap US stocks in the discretionary spending sector, according to an alternative classification system defined by machine learni

FUND BASICS
Category US Equities
Fund Sponsor BlackRock
Website www.ishares.com
Inception date Mar 21, 2018
Assets (mns) $11
Currency USD
Expense ratio 18 bp
Distributions Quarterly

FUND STRUCTURE
Regulation Open-Ended Fund
Custodian
Weighting Fundamental
Index replication
Uses derivatives No
Options available No

SECTOR BREAKDOWN

 


CONSTITUENT BREAKDOWN
No. of constituents 217
Wgt avg mkt cap (mns) $262,344
Large cap (>$10bn) 87.0%
Mid cap ($2-10bn) 11.8%
Small cap (<$2bn) 1.2%
Developed mkts 99.5%
Emerging mkts 0.5%

TOP TEN HOLDINGS
AMAZON.COM INC 11.5 %
HOME DEPOT INC 7.9 %
WAL-MART STORES INC 6.6 %
COSTCO WHOLESALE CORP 4.8 %
APPLE INC 4.5 %
PROCTER & GAMBLE CO/THE 4.0 %
NIKE INC -CL B 3.9 %
MCDONALD'S CORP 3.8 %
TJX COMPANIES INC 3.0 %
LOWE'S COS INC 2.7 %
Total 52.9 %

TOP COUNTRY EXPOSURE
UNITED STATES 97.4 %
ARGENTINA 0.5 %
CHINA 0.5 %
BRITAIN 0.2 %
BERMUDA 0.1 %
CAYMAN ISLANDS 0.1 %





HISTORICAL PERFORMANCE info

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Standardized Annual Returns (thru November 30)
Year-to-date 1 year 5 years 10 years Since Incep.
27.2% 16.9% -- -- 14.7%

Market Correlations
versus... Beta R-squared
S&P500 0.93 86%
MSCI EAFE 0.92 61%
MSCI Emg. Mkts. 0.63 42%

Technical Indicators
Recent close $30.45
30d moving avg. $30.43
Annualized volatility 15.3%
Short interest (ETF) 0.0%
Relative strength (RSI) 53

Liquidity measures
Avg. volume (thou.) 3
Turnover 0.9%
Bid/Ask (% of price) 0.11%
ADV underlying (mns) $40,023

Distributions


FINDING ALTERNATIVE FUNDS

Below is a list of 20 potential alternatives to the iShares Evolved U.S. Discretionary Spending ETF based on the alternatives' overlap in portfolio holdings with IEDI. Consider funds with lower expense ratios and/or higher ALTAR Score™ ratings as possible alternatives.

Benchmark ticker: IEDI Expense: 18 bp ALTAR Score™: 5.0%


ALTERNATIVE ETFs BASED ON OVERLAP WITH IEDI
Ticker Fund
Name
Overlap1
vs IEDI
(%)
Expense
ratio
(bp)
Savings
vs IEDI
(bp)
ALTAR
Score™
(%)
ALTAR
vs IEDI
(%)
VCR Vanguard Consumer Discretionary 63.6 10 8 5.5 +0.4
FDIS Fidelity MSCI Consumer Discrettionary 63.4 8 10 5.4 +0.4
IYC iShares DJ US Consumer Services 61.5 42 -24 5.1 +0.1
XLY Consumer Discretionary Select Sector SPDR 58.8 13 5 5.7 +0.7
JHMC John Hancock Multifactor Consumer Discretionary 53.8 40 -22 5.9 +0.9
RTH VanEck Vectors Retail 49.9 35 -17 5.9 +0.8
RXI iShares S&P Global Consumer Discretionary 46.7 46 -28 6.8 +1.7
FTXD First Trust Nasdaq Retail 39.8 60 -42 6.5 +1.5
RCD Invesco S&P Equal Weight Consumer Discretionary 33.7 40 -22 8.4 +3.3
AMOM Qraft AI-Enhanced U.S. Large Cap Momentum 29.6 75 -57 3.9 -1.2
MILN Global X Millennials Thematic 27.7 50 -32 2.9 -2.1
FXD First Trust Consumer Discretionary 24.9 64 -46 8.0 +2.9
QRFT Qraft Ai-Enhanced U.S. Large Cap ETF 24.7 75 -57 4.7 -0.3
DIVO Amplify YieldShares CWP Dividend & Option Income 24.6 49 -31 5.1 +0.1
VIG Vanguard Dividend Appreciation 24.2 6 12 5.5 +0.4
XRT SPDR S&P Retail 24.0 35 -17 8.9 +3.8
MGK Vanguard Mega Cap 300 Growth 23.4 7 11 5.1 +0.0
MFUS PIMCO RAFI Dynamic Multi-Factor U.S. Equity 23.4 29 -11 6.3 +1.2
FLQL Franklin LibertyQ U.S. Equity 23.2 15 3 6.9 +1.9
DIA SPDR Dow Jones Industrial Average 23.1 17 1 6.1 +1.1

1Overlap is the percentage of holdings by weight that are identical. For example, if Fund A has a 2% position in Apple, Inc. (AAPL) and Fund B has a 5% position, their overlapping position in AAPL is 2%.

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RESULTS & ESTIMATES

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Return on equity

Revision activity*
*Six months ago = 100

Net margins

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VALUATION METRICS
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Historical valuation trends

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UNDERWEIGHT

Below average appreciation potential. A rating of UNDERWEIGHT is assigned to ETFs with ALTAR Scores in the 2nd quintile (ranking higher than only 20%-40%) of their category. Typically, funds in this category consist of stocks trading at relatively expensive valuations and/or having below-average fundamentals.

ALTAR Score™


Calculation of ALTAR Score™
Avg. Return on Equity 28.9 %
Divided by: Fwd. P/BV 5.5 x
Less: Expense ratio 18 bp
Equals: ALTAR Score 5.0 %
info More information on ALTAR Score™

MODERN PORTFOLIO THEORY info

CONSENSUS RECOMMENDATIONS: FUND CONSTITUENTS
COMPOSITE
RATING
1.48 CATEGORY
AVERAGE
1.56
 
The composite rating is a weighted average of analysts' consensus recommendations for individual ETF constituents, based on the following scale:

BUY = 1; OVERWEIGHT = 1.5, HOLD = 2; UNDERWEIGHT = 2.5; and SELL = 3.

Readers are cautioned that because analyst ratings tend to be inflated, the composite score may be more useful as a relative measure of sentiment between funds rather than as a stand-alone recommendation.
 

 

See RATING tab for calculation of ALTAR Score™
Risk & reward. Uses std. dev. as proxy for risk, ALTAR Score™ for return forecast.
Dividends paid by constituents to the fund. May differ from actual distributions to shareholders due to constituent changes, timing issues or other factors.
Monthly returns based on changes in price plus dividends. May differ from daily returns reported by funds. See below for standardized returns.