iShares Russell 1000 Growth ETF
ALTAR
Score™
3.4% info Recommen-
dation
UNDERWEIGHT
2020E    2021E
P/E
ratio
38.8x P/Sales
ratio
5.1x
P/BV
ratio
11.2x Div.
yield
0.7%


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The iShares Russell 1000 Growth Index Fund seeks investment results that correspond to the price and yield performance of the large cap growth sector of the U.S. stock market, as represented by the Russell 1000 Growth Index.

FUND BASICS
Category US Equities
Fund Sponsor Barclays Global Investors
Website www.ishares.com
Inception date May 22, 2000
Assets (mns) $65,441
Currency USD
Expense ratio 19 bp
Distributions Quarterly

FUND STRUCTURE
Regulation Open-Ended Fund
Custodian State Street Bank & Trust
Weighting Multi-Factor
Index replication Full
Uses derivatives No
Options available Yes

SECTOR BREAKDOWN

 


CONSTITUENT BREAKDOWN
No. of constituents 454
Wgt avg mkt cap (mns) $751,281
Large cap (>$10bn) 97.0%
Mid cap ($2-10bn) 2.5%
Small cap (<$2bn) 0.0%
Developed mkts 100.0%
Emerging mkts 0.0%

TOP TEN HOLDINGS
APPLE INC 11.9 %
MICROSOFT CORP 8.9 %
AMAZON.COM INC 7.4 %
FACEBOOK 3.5 %
TESLA MOTORS INC 3.4 %
ALPHABET INC. CLASS A 2.3 %
ALPHABET INC. CLASS C 2.3 %
VISA INC-CLASS A SHARES 1.8 %
NVIDIA CORP 1.7 %
PAYPAL HOLDINGS INC 1.6 %
Total 44.7 %

TOP COUNTRY EXPOSURE
UNITED STATES 97.8 %
IRELAND 1.0 %
BRITAIN 0.6 %
LUXEMBOURG 0.3 %
BRAZIL 0.1 %
BERMUDA 0.0 %
CHINA 0.0 %
CAYMAN ISLANDS 0.0 %
CANADA 0.0 %


HISTORICAL PERFORMANCE info

  Custom date range Compare to  
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Standardized Annual Returns (thru December 31)
Year-to-date 1 year 5 years 10 years Since Incep.
38.2% 38.2% 20.8% 17.0% 6.7%

Market Correlations
versus... Beta R-squared
S&P500 1.03 95%
MSCI EAFE 0.91 75%
MSCI Emg. Mkts. 0.74 62%

Technical Indicators
Recent close $249.11
30d moving avg. $240.57
Annualized volatility 19.8%
Short interest (ETF) 1.1%
Short interest (Underlying) 2.8%
Relative strength (RSI) 67

Liquidity measures
Avg. volume (thou.) 1,584
Turnover 0.6%
Bid/Ask (% of price) 0.02%
ADV underlying (mns) $208,879

Distributions


FINDING ALTERNATIVE FUNDS

Below is a list of 99 potential alternatives to the iShares Russell 1000 Growth ETF ETF based on the alternatives' overlap in portfolio holdings with IWF. Consider funds with lower expense ratios and/or higher ALTAR Score™ ratings as possible alternatives.

Benchmark ticker: IWF Expense: 19 bp ALTAR Score™: 3.4%


ALTERNATIVE ETFs BASED ON OVERLAP WITH IWF
Ticker Fund
Name
Overlap1
vs IWF
(%)
Expense
ratio
(bp)
Savings
vs IWF
(bp)
ALTAR
Score™
(%)
ALTAR
vs IWF
(%)
VONG Vanguard Russell 1000 Growth Index Fund 95.6 8 11 3.5 +0.1
ESGV Vanguard ESG U.S. Stock ETF 85.7 12 7 4.5 +1.1
IWY iShares Russell Top 200 Growth ETF 81.3 20 -1 3.5 +0.1
IUSG iShares Core S&P US Growth ETF 79.7 4 15 3.6 +0.2
VOOG Vanguard S&P 500 Growth ETF 79.3 10 9 3.9 +0.5
VUG Vanguard Growth Index Fund 79.2 4 15 3.5 +0.1
SPYG SPDR Portfolio S&P 500 Growth ETF 78.4 4 15 3.6 +0.2
IVW iShares S&P 500 Growth ETF 78.4 18 1 3.5 +0.1
SCHG Schwab U.S. Large-Cap Growth ETF 74.8 4 15 3.1 -0.3
MGK Vanguard Mega Cap Growth ETF 70.5 7 12 3.6 +0.2
XOUT GraniteShares XOUT U.S. Large Cap ETF 68.6 60 -41 3.6 +0.2
MMTM SPDR S&P 1500 Momentum Tilt ETF 68.6 12 7 4.0 +0.6
TMFC Motley Fool 100 Index ETF 66.5 50 -31 3.0 -0.4
IETC iShares Evolved U.S. Technology ETF 64.3 18 1 3.4 0.0
ONEQ Fidelity Nasdaq Composite Index Tracking Stock 64.2 21 -2 2.8 -0.6
BKLC BNY Mellon US Large Cap Core Equity ETF 62.6 0 19 4.4 +1.0
OEF iShares S&P 100 ETF 62.0 20 -1 4.2 +0.8
SPXN ProShares S&P 500 Ex-Financials ETF 61.9 27 -8 4.3 +0.9
IWL iShares Russell Top 200 ETF 61.9 15 4 4.4 +1.0
IQSU IQ Candriam ESG US Equity ETF 61.6 9 10 4.5 +1.1
MGC Vanguard Mega Cap Index Fund 61.5 7 12 4.6 +1.2
QYLD Global X NASDAQ 100 Covered Call ETF 61.2 60 -41 3.1 -0.3
QYLG Global X Nasdaq 100 Covered Call & Growth ETF 61.2 60 -41 3.1 -0.3
NUSI Nationwide Risk-Managed Income ETF 61.2 68 -49 3.1 -0.3
QQQM Invesco NASDAQ 100 ETF 61.2 15 4 3.5 +0.1
QQQ Invesco QQQ Trust 61.2 20 -1 3.4 +0.0
SPUS SP Funds S&P 500 Sharia Industry Exclusions ETF 60.9 49 -30 3.4 -0.0
XLG Invesco S&P 500 Top 50 ETF 60.4 20 -1 4.0 +0.6
HIPR Direxion High Growth ETF 60.0 40 -21 3.8 +0.4
IGM iShares Expanded Tech Sector ETF 59.7 46 -27 3.3 -0.1
XVV iShares ESG Screened S&P 500 ETF 59.6 8 11 4.9 +1.5
PBP Invesco S&P 500 BuyWrite ETF 59.2 49 -30 4.3 +0.9
GSUS Goldman Sachs MarketBeta U.S. Equity ETF 59.1 7 12 4.5 +1.1
PBUS Invesco PureBeta MSCI USA ETF 59.0 4 15 4.6 +1.2
SCHX Schwab U.S. Large-Cap ETF 58.5 3 16 4.6 +1.2
SPXE ProShares S&P 500 Ex-Energy ETF 58.4 27 -8 4.6 +1.2
EFIV SPDR S&P 500 ESG ETF 58.3 10 9 4.6 +1.2
SNPE Xtrackers S&P 500 ESG ETF 58.3 10 9 4.6 +1.2
IWB iShares Russell 1000 ETF 58.3 15 4 4.5 +1.1
VV Vanguard Large-Cap Index Fund 58.2 4 15 4.6 +1.2
XYLG Global X S&P 500 Covered Call & Growth ETF 58.0 60 -41 4.4 +1.0
BBUS JP Morgan Betabuilders U.S. Equity ETF 58.0 2 17 4.6 +1.2
JUST Goldman Sachs JUST U.S. Large Cap Equity ETF 57.8 20 -1 4.6 +1.2
SPY SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust 57.6 9 10 4.7 +1.3
IVV iShares Core S&P 500 ETF 57.5 3 16 4.7 +1.3
SPLG SPDR Portfolio Large Cap ETF 57.5 3 16 4.7 +1.3
SCHK Schwab 1000 Index ETF 57.5 5 14 4.6 +1.2
SPYX SPDR S&P 500 Fossil Fuel Reserves Free ETF 57.4 20 -1 4.8 +1.4
IYY iShares Dow Jones U.S. ETF 57.3 20 -1 4.4 +1.0
GSLC Goldman Sachs ActiveBeta U.S. Large Cap Equity ETF 56.8 9 10 4.8 +1.4
VTHR Vanguard Russell 3000 Index Fund 56.7 10 9 4.4 +1.0
ESGU iShares MSCI USA ESG Optimized ETF 56.6 15 4 4.4 +1.0
VOO VANGUARD S&P 500 ETF 56.5 3 16 4.8 +1.4
SPXV ProShares S&P 500 Ex-Health Care ETF 56.0 27 -8 4.3 +0.9
IWV iShares Russell 3000 ETF 54.7 20 -1 4.3 +0.9
SPTM SPDR Portfolio Total Stock Market ETF 54.4 3 16 4.8 +1.4
SCHB Schwab U.S. Broad Market ETF 54.4 3 16 4.5 +1.1
SFY SoFi Select 500 ETF 54.2 0 19 4.6 +1.2
ITOT iShares Core S&P Total U.S. Stock Market ETF 54.1 3 16 4.4 +1.0
VONE Vanguard Russell 1000 ETF 53.8 8 11 4.6 +1.2
DSI iShares MSCI KLD 400 Social ETF 53.7 25 -6 4.6 +1.2
JCTR JPMorgan Carbon Transition U.S. Equity ETF 52.9 15 4 4.7 +1.3
VTI Vanguard Total Stock Market Index Fund 52.7 3 16 4.4 +1.0
STLG iShares Factors US Growth Style ETF 52.1 25 -6 3.9 +0.5
CATH Global X S&P 500 Catholic Values Custom ETF 51.9 29 -10 4.6 +1.2
ESG FlexShares STOXX US ESG Impact Index Fund 51.5 32 -13 4.5 +1.1
SPMO Invesco S&P 500 Momentum ETF 50.9 13 6 3.8 +0.4
DFAU Dimensional US Core Equity Market ETF 50.9 12 7 4.7 +1.3
VEGN US Vegan Climate ETF 49.9 60 -41 4.0 +0.6
JHML John Hancock Multifactor Large Cap ETF 47.6 29 -10 4.9 +1.5
JKE iShares Morningstar Large-Cap Growth ETF 46.6 25 -6 2.2 -1.2
SYG SPDR MFS Systematic Growth Equity ETF 46.5 60 -41 3.4 +0.0
SUSL iShares ESG MSCI USA Leaders ETF 46.2 10 9 4.8 +1.4
USSG Xtrackers MSCI USA ESG Leaders Equity ETF 46.2 10 9 4.8 +1.4
IYW iShares U.S. Technology ETF 46.1 43 -24 3.3 -0.1
RESP WisdomTree US ESG Fund of Benef Interest 46.1 28 -9 5.0 +1.6
RECS Columbia Research Enhanced Core ETF 45.9 15 4 5.1 +1.7
PLC Principal U.S. Large-Cap Multi-Factor Core Index ETF 45.5 15 4 0.0 -3.4
JMOM JPMorgan U.S. Momentum Factor ETF 45.5 12 7 3.0 -0.4
DYNF BlackRock U.S. Equity Factor Rotation ETF 45.2 30 -11 5.3 +1.9
EPS WisdomTree U.S. Earnings 500 Fund 45.2 8 11 5.9 +2.5
MTUM iShares MSCI USA Momentum Factor ETF 45.0 15 4 2.3 -1.1
VGT Vanguard Information Technology Index Fund 44.6 10 9 3.9 +0.5
FTEC Fidelity MSCI Information Technology Index ETF 44.6 8 11 3.9 +0.5
FDMO Fidelity Momentum Factor ETF 44.6 29 -10 2.4 -1.0
KOKU Xtrackers MSCI Kokusai Equity ETF 43.6 9 10 5.0 +1.6
WOMN Impact Shares YWCA Women's Empowerment ETF 43.5 75 -56 3.5 +0.1
QUS SPDR MSCI USA StrategicFactors ETF 43.5 15 4 5.3 +1.9
TOK iShares MSCI Kokusai ETF 43.5 25 -6 4.9 +1.5
SUSA iShares MSCI USA ESG Select ETF 43.4 25 -6 4.2 +0.8
QARP Xtrackers Russell 1000 US Quality at a Reasonable Price ETF 42.9 19 0 5.3 +1.9
SPXT ProShares S&P 500 Ex-Technology ETF 42.6 27 -8 4.9 +1.5
ADME Aptus Drawdown Managed Equity ETF 42.0 79 -60 3.1 -0.3
AVUS Avantis U.S. Equity ETF 41.9 15 4 4.8 +1.4
NACP Impact Shares NAACP Minority Empowerment ETF 41.6 49 -30 4.7 +1.3
TILT Flexshares Morningstar US Market Factors Tilt Index Fund 41.3 25 -6 4.9 +1.5
MFUS PIMCO RAFI Dynamic Multi-Factor U.S. Equity ETF 41.1 30 -11 5.1 +1.7
QRFT Qraft Ai-Enhanced U.S. Large Cap ETF 41.0 75 -56 2.0 -1.4
JQUA JPMorgan U.S. Quality Factor ETF 40.8 12 7 5.1 +1.7

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

Long term EPS growth est. **%   Debt-to-equity **x
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
  2019 2020E 2021E
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Price-to-earnings ** ** **
Price-to-cash flow ** ** **
Price-to-growth ** ** **
Price-to-book value ** ** **
Yield ** ** **

Historical valuation trends

Forward
multiple:
iShares Russell 1000 Growth ETF
Relative
to:
S&P500 MSCI EAFE MSCI Emg. Mkts. Other ETF:

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 32.0 %
Divided by: Fwd. P/BV 8.9 x
Less: Expense ratio 19 bp
Equals: ALTAR Score 3.4 %
info More information on ALTAR Score™

MODERN PORTFOLIO THEORY info

CONSENSUS RECOMMENDATIONS: FUND CONSTITUENTS
COMPOSITE
RATING
1.37 CATEGORY
AVERAGE
1.49
 
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.