iShares U.S. Infrastructure ETF
ALTAR
Score™
5.5% info Recommen-
dation
NEUTRAL
2020E    2021E
P/E
ratio
22.6x P/Sales
ratio
0.9x
P/BV
ratio
1.8x Div.
yield
2.9%


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The iShares U.S. Infrastructure ETF tracks an index of US-listed infrastructure companies that derive a significant portion of their revenue from within the US.

FUND BASICS
Category US Equities
Fund Sponsor BlackRock
Website www.ishares.com
Inception date Apr 03, 2018
Assets (mns) $30
Currency USD
Expense ratio 40 bp
Distributions Quarterly

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

SECTOR BREAKDOWN

 


CONSTITUENT BREAKDOWN
No. of constituents 133
Wgt avg mkt cap (mns) $11,509
Large cap (>$10bn) 30.0%
Mid cap ($2-10bn) 41.2%
Small cap (<$2bn) 28.9%
Developed mkts 100.0%
Emerging mkts 0.0%

TOP TEN HOLDINGS
OLIN CORP 1.0 %
FLUOR CORP 0.9 %
APOGEE ENTERPRISES INC 0.9 %
SUMMIT MATERIALS, INC. CLASS A 0.9 %
P G & E CORP 0.9 %
ADVANCED DRAINAGE SYSTEMS INC 0.9 %
TEREX CORP 0.8 %
AMERICAN ELECTRIC POWER 0.8 %
EDISON INTERNATIONAL 0.8 %
EXELON CORP 0.8 %
Total 8.7 %

TOP COUNTRY EXPOSURE
UNITED STATES 98.0 %
BRITAIN 0.7 %









HISTORICAL PERFORMANCE info

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Standardized Annual Returns (thru September 30)
Year-to-date 1 year 5 years 10 years Since Incep.
-13.4% -10.0% -- -- -0.6%

Market Correlations
versus... Beta R-squared
S&P500 1.07 89%
MSCI EAFE 1.18 89%
MSCI Emg. Mkts. 0.86 72%

Technical Indicators
Recent close $26.45
30d moving avg. $25.21
Annualized volatility 21.7%
Short interest (ETF) 0.0%
Relative strength (RSI) 62

Liquidity measures
Avg. volume (thou.) 18
Turnover 1.6%
Bid/Ask (% of price) 0.19%
ADV underlying (mns) $9,108

Distributions


FINDING ALTERNATIVE FUNDS

Below is a list of 100 potential alternatives to the iShares U.S. Infrastructure ETF ETF based on the alternatives' overlap in portfolio holdings with IFRA. Consider funds with lower expense ratios and/or higher ALTAR Score™ ratings as possible alternatives.

Benchmark ticker: IFRA Expense: 40 bp ALTAR Score™: 5.5%


ALTERNATIVE ETFs BASED ON OVERLAP WITH IFRA
Ticker Fund
Name
Overlap1
vs IFRA
(%)
Expense
ratio
(bp)
Savings
vs IFRA
(bp)
ALTAR
Score™
(%)
ALTAR
vs IFRA
(%)
FUTY Fidelity MSCI Utilities Index ETF 29.2 8 32 5.6 +0.1
VPU Vanguard Utilities Index Fund 28.9 10 30 5.4 -0.0
IDU iShares U.S. Utilities ETF 27.3 43 -3 5.4 -0.1
FXU First Trust Utilities AlphaDEX Fund 26.1 63 -23 5.8 +0.3
JHMU John Hancock Multifactor Utilities ETF 25.4 40 0 5.7 +0.2
PAVE Global X U.S. Infrastructure Development ETF 23.6 47 -7 5.2 -0.3
FVD First Trust Value Line Dividend Index Fund 23.5 70 -30 6.1 +0.7
PUI Invesco DWA Utilities Momentum ETF 23.4 60 -20 4.7 -0.8
TPHD Timothy Plan High Dividend Stock ETF 22.8 52 -12 7.3 +1.8
JDIV JPMorgan U.S. Dividend ETF 22.4 12 28 7.7 +2.2
RYU Invesco S&P 500 Equal Weight Utilities ETF 20.1 40 0 5.9 +0.4
XLU Utilities Select Sector SPDR Fund 20.1 13 27 5.4 -0.1
DVY iShares Select Dividend ETF 19.7 39 1 9.3 +3.8
JXI iShares Global Utilities ETF 19.6 46 -6 5.6 +0.1
JMIN JPMorgan U.S. Minimum Volatility ETF 18.6 12 28 5.4 -0.1
FTA First Trust Large Cap Value AlphaDEX Fund 18.3 60 -20 9.0 +3.5
EMLP First Trust North American Energy Infrastructure Fund 16.9 96 -56 5.7 +0.2
ECLN First Trust EIP Carbon Impact ETF 15.5 96 -56 3.4 -2.1
INFR Legg Mason Global Infrastructure ETF 15.4 40 0 6.0 +0.5
FAB First Trust Multi Cap Value AlphaDEX Fund 15.3 71 -31 9.4 +3.9
CDL VictoryShares US Large Cap High Dividend Volatility Wtd Idx 15.1 35 5 8.7 +3.2
MAGA Point Bridge GOP Stock Tracker ETF 15.0 72 -32 6.3 +0.9
CDC VictoryShares US EQ Income Enhanced Volatility Wtd Index ETF 14.8 35 5 8.8 +3.3
JKI iShares Morningstar Mid-Cap Value ETF 14.7 30 10 8.7 +3.3
VOE Vanguard Mid-Cap Value Index Fund 14.5 7 33 7.5 +2.0
AMCA iShares Russell 1000 Pure U.S. Revenue ETF 14.4 15 25 6.6 +1.2
JPUS JPMorgan Diversified Return U.S. Equity ETF 14.3 18 22 6.0 +0.6
FNK First Trust Mid Cap Value AlphaDEX Fund 14.1 70 -30 10.6 +5.1
LSLT Salt Low truBeta US Market ETF 14.1 60 -20 5.6 +0.2
UTES Virtus Reaves Utilities ETF 13.8 49 -9 4.3 -1.1
IWS iShares Russell Mid-Cap Value ETF 13.6 24 16 6.8 +1.3
JPME JPMorgan Diversified Return U.S. Mid Cap Equity ETF 13.4 24 16 6.0 +0.5
TPLC Timothy Plan US Large Cap Core ETF 13.2 52 -12 5.2 -0.3
ONEY SPDR Russell 1000 Yield Focus ETF 13.1 20 20 8.8 +3.3
NFRA FlexShares STOXX Global Broad Infrastructure Index Fund 13.0 47 -7 6.3 +0.8
DON WisdomTree U.S. MidCap Dividend Fund 12.6 38 2 7.4 +2.0
GLIF AGFiQ Global Infrastructure ETF 12.4 45 -5 5.4 -0.1
EQAL Invesco Russell 1000 Equal Weight ETF 12.1 20 20 5.8 +0.3
CSB VictoryShares US Small Cap High Dividend Volatility Wtd Idx 11.9 35 5 9.9 +4.4
RWK Invesco S&P MidCap 400 Revenue ETF 11.9 39 1 7.9 +2.4
TOLZ ProShares DJ Brookfield Global Infrastructure ETF 11.9 47 -7 5.4 -0.1
GII SPDR S&P Global Infrastructure ETF 11.9 40 0 5.5 +0.0
IGF iShares Global Infrastructure ETF 11.9 46 -6 5.4 -0.1
SPVM Invesco S&P 500 Value with Momentum ETF 11.6 39 1 8.6 +3.2
VFVA Vanguard U.S. Value Factor ETF 11.6 14 26 10.8 +5.3
ONEV SPDR Russell 1000 Low Volatility Focus ETF 11.5 20 20 6.7 +1.3
DGRS WisdomTree US SmallCap Quality Dividend Growth Fund 11.5 38 2 8.4 +2.9
HSMV First Trust Horizon Managed Volatility Small/Mid ETF 11.5 80 -40 5.6 +0.2
DES WisdomTree U.S. SmallCap Dividend Fund 11.5 38 2 8.3 +2.8
JKL iShares Morningstar Small Cap Value ETF 11.4 30 10 9.8 +4.4
KLCD KFA Large Cap Quality Dividend Index ETF 11.3 42 -2 5.3 -0.1
FEX First Trust Large Cap Core AlphaDEX Fund 11.2 60 -20 5.7 +0.3
TPYP Tortoise North American Pipeline Fund 11.1 40 0 6.4 +0.9
SCIU Global X Scientific Beta US ETF 11.0 19 21 0.0 -5.5
REVS Columbia Research Enhanced Value ETF 10.9 19 21 7.6 +2.2
ESGS Columbia Sustainable U.S. Equity Income ETF 10.8 35 5 8.6 +3.2
CZA Invesco Zacks Mid-Cap ETF 10.8 69 -29 5.9 +0.4
MDYV SPDR S&P 400 Mid Cap Value ETF 10.7 15 25 8.3 +2.8
SMDV ProShares Russell 2000 Dividend Growers ETF 10.7 41 -1 6.4 +1.0
IJJ iShares S&P Mid-Cap 400 Value ETF 10.7 25 15 8.1 +2.6
DTN WisdomTree U.S. Dividend ex-Financials Fund 10.6 38 2 7.9 +2.4
SDY SPDR S&P Dividend ETF 10.5 35 5 7.0 +1.5
VBR Vanguard Small Cap Value Index Fund 10.3 7 33 7.9 +2.5
PEY Invesco High Yield Equity Dividend Achievers ETF 10.3 52 -12 9.6 +4.1
EWMC Invesco S&P MidCap 400 Equal Weight ETF 10.1 40 0 7.1 +1.7
USLB Invesco Russell 1000 Low Beta Equal Weight ETF 10.1 35 5 5.3 -0.2
DHS WisdomTree U.S. High Dividend Fund 10.0 38 2 8.8 +3.3
SPYD SPDR S&P 500 High Dividend ETF 9.9 7 33 11.0 +5.6
PYZ Invesco DWA Basic Materials Momentum ETF 9.8 60 -20 5.1 -0.4
FIW First Trust Water ETF 9.7 55 -15 3.6 -1.9
IVOV Vanguard S&P Mid-Cap 400 Value ETF 9.7 15 25 8.2 +2.7
OMFL Invesco Russell 1000 Dynamic Multifactor ETF 9.6 29 11 9.2 +3.7
FXR First Trust Industrials/Producer Durables AlphaDEX Fund 9.4 63 -23 5.9 +0.5
TUSA First Trust Total US Market AlphaDEX ETF 9.4 70 -30 5.6 +0.1
VYM Vanguard High Dividend Yield Index ETF 9.3 6 34 7.4 +1.9
CFA VictoryShares US 500 Volatility Weighted Index ETF 9.3 35 5 5.6 +0.1
CFO VictoryShares US 500 Enhanced Volatility Weighted Index ETF 9.3 35 5 5.6 +0.1
VUSE Vident Core US Equity Fund 9.3 48 -8 8.7 +3.2
SPHD Invesco S&P 500 High Dividend Low Volatility ETF 9.2 30 10 9.2 +3.7
IVOO Vanguard S&P Mid-Cap 400 ETF 9.2 10 30 6.2 +0.7
RSP Invesco S&P 500 Equal Weight ETF 9.1 20 20 6.4 +0.9
VOOV Vanguard S&P 500 Value ETF 9.1 10 30 7.2 +1.7
RVRS Reverse Cap Weighted U.S. Large Cap ETF 9.1 29 11 7.4 +1.9
JHMM John Hancock Multifactor Mid Cap ETF 9.1 42 -2 5.4 -0.1
MDY SPDR S&P Midcap 400 ETF Trust 9.0 23 17 6.2 +0.8
SPMD SPDR Portfolio Mid Cap ETF 9.0 5 35 6.4 +1.0
FNX First Trust Mid Cap Core AlphaDEX Fund 9.0 61 -21 6.3 +0.9
IJH iShares Core S&P Mid-Cap ETF 9.0 5 35 6.4 +1.0
IWR iShares Russell Midcap ETF 9.0 19 21 5.4 -0.1
DEUS Xtrackers Russell 1000 Comprehensive Factor ETF 8.9 17 23 6.2 +0.7
FMAT Fidelity MSCI Materials Index ETF 8.8 8 32 5.5 +0.0
VO Vanguard Mid-Cap Index Fund 8.8 4 36 5.1 -0.4
IUSV iShares Core S&P U.S. Value ETF 8.7 4 36 7.3 +1.9
VALQ American Century STOXX U.S. Quality Value ETF 8.7 29 11 8.8 +3.3
USDY Pacific Global US Equity Income ETF 8.6 29 11 7.1 +1.6
CSA VictoryShares US Small Cap Volatility Weighted Index ETF 8.6 35 5 7.7 +2.2
TMDV ProShares Russell US Dividend Growers ETF 8.6 36 4 5.5 +0.1
GSEW Goldman Sachs Equal Weight U.S. Large Cap Equity ETF 8.6 9 31 5.8 +0.3
SPYV SPDR Portfolio S&P 500 Value ETF 8.6 4 36 7.2 +1.8
IVE iShares S&P 500 Value ETF 8.6 18 22 7.1 +1.6

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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OTHER FUNDAMENTAL METRICS

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Asset turnover **%   Assets-to-equity **x

Return on equity

Revision activity*
*Six months ago = 100

Net margins

Compound annual growth rates

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VALUATION METRICS
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Historical valuation trends

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multiple:
iShares U.S. Infrastructure ETF
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NEUTRAL

Average appreciation potential. A rating of NEUTRAL is assigned to ETFs with ALTAR Scores in the middle quintile (ranking between 40%-60%) of their category. This indicates that valuations adequately reflect the fundamentals of stocks in these funds.

ALTAR Score™


Calculation of ALTAR Score™
Avg. Return on Equity 9.8 %
Divided by: Fwd. P/BV 1.7 x
Less: Expense ratio 40 bp
Equals: ALTAR Score 5.5 %
info More information on ALTAR Score™

MODERN PORTFOLIO THEORY info

CONSENSUS RECOMMENDATIONS: FUND CONSTITUENTS
COMPOSITE
RATING
1.59 CATEGORY
AVERAGE
1.51
 
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™
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