iShares Exponential Technologies ETF
ALTAR
Score™
5.3% info Recommen-
dation
NEUTRAL
2020E    2021E
P/E
ratio
24.7x P/Sales
ratio
2.3x
P/BV
ratio
3.1x Div.
yield
1.6%


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iShares Exponential Technologies ETF holds companies from developed and emerging market countries that create or use exponential technologies as defined by Morningstar.

FUND BASICS
Category Global Equities
Fund Sponsor BlackRock
Website www.ishares.com
Inception date Mar 23, 2015
Assets (mns) $2,359
Currency USD
Expense ratio 47 bp
Distributions Annually

FUND STRUCTURE
Regulation Open-End Investment Company
Custodian
Weighting Equal
Index replication
Uses derivatives No
Options available Yes

SECTOR BREAKDOWN

 


CONSTITUENT BREAKDOWN
No. of constituents 198
Wgt avg mkt cap (mns) $100,346
Large cap (>$10bn) 81.9%
Mid cap ($2-10bn) 17.6%
Small cap (<$2bn) 0.6%
Developed mkts 93.5%
Emerging mkts 6.5%

TOP TEN HOLDINGS
TESLA MOTORS INC 1.2 %
ADYEN NV 0.9 %
REGENERON PHARMACEUTICALS 0.8 %
NVIDIA CORP 0.8 %
CHUGAI PHARMACEUTICAL CO LTD 0.8 %
MERCADOLIBRE INC 0.7 %
PAYPAL HOLDINGS INC 0.7 %
SERVICENOW INC 0.7 %
SEATTLE GENETICS INC 0.7 %
EXELIXIS INC 0.7 %
Total 8.0 %

TOP COUNTRY EXPOSURE
UNITED STATES 57.7 %
JAPAN 6.3 %
CHINA 4.3 %
NETHERLANDS 3.8 %
SWITZERLAND 3.6 %
GERMANY 3.3 %
DENMARK 2.7 %
BRITAIN 2.7 %
FRANCE 2.6 %
IRELAND 1.8 %

HISTORICAL PERFORMANCE info

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Standardized Annual Returns (thru May 31)
Year-to-date 1 year 5 years 10 years Since Incep.
0.5% 21.2% 11.3% -- 11.9%

Market Correlations
versus... Beta R-squared
S&P500 1.00 94%
MSCI EAFE 1.01 83%
MSCI Emg. Mkts. 0.78 75%

Technical Indicators
Recent close $43.41
30d moving avg. $40.50
Annualized volatility 17.4%
Short interest (ETF) 0.7%
Relative strength (RSI) 65

Liquidity measures
Avg. volume (thou.) 181
Turnover 0.3%
Bid/Ask (% of price) 0.11%
ADV underlying (mns) $146,578

Distributions


FINDING ALTERNATIVE FUNDS

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

Benchmark ticker: XT Expense: 47 bp ALTAR Score™: 5.3%


ALTERNATIVE ETFs BASED ON OVERLAP WITH XT
Ticker Fund
Name
Overlap1
vs XT
(%)
Expense
ratio
(bp)
Savings
vs XT
(bp)
ALTAR
Score™
(%)
ALTAR
vs XT
(%)
FTC First Trust Large Cap Growth AlphaDEX Fund 26.4 61 -14 3.0 -2.3
SFY SoFi Select 500 ETF 25.2 0 47 5.4 +0.1
QQEW First Trust Nasdaq-100 Equal Weighted Index Fund 25.2 60 -13 4.2 -1.1
QQQE Direxion NASDAQ-100 Equal Weighted Index Shares 25.2 35 12 4.4 -0.9
ETHO Etho Climate Leadership U.S. ETF 25.2 47 0 4.4 -0.8
LOWC SPDR MSCI ACWI Low Carbon Target ETF 25.0 20 27 6.5 +1.3
PBP Invesco S&P 500 BuyWrite ETF 24.9 49 -2 5.1 -0.2
CRBN iShares MSCI ACWI Low Carbon Target ETF 24.9 20 27 6.5 +1.2
ACWI iShares MSCI ACWI ETF 24.9 32 15 6.2 +0.9
PBUS Invesco PureBeta MSCI USA ETF 24.8 4 43 5.4 +0.1
TOK iShares MSCI Kokusai ETF 24.8 25 22 5.8 +0.5
BBUS JP Morgan Betabuilders U.S. Equity ETF 24.7 2 45 5.5 +0.2
VV Vanguard Large-Cap Index Fund 24.7 4 43 5.4 +0.1
URTH iShares MSCI World ETF 24.6 24 23 5.9 +0.6
SCHX Schwab U.S. Large-Cap ETF 24.4 3 44 5.5 +0.2
HSPX Global X S&P 500 Covered Call ETF 24.4 65 -18 5.0 -0.3
SPXE ProShares S&P 500 Ex-Energy ETF 24.4 27 20 5.5 +0.2
SCHK Schwab 1000 Index ETF 24.0 5 42 5.4 +0.2
SPLG SPDR Portfolio Large Cap ETF 24.0 3 44 5.6 +0.3
IVV iShares Core S&P 500 ETF 24.0 4 43 5.6 +0.3
SPYX SPDR S&P 500 Fossil Fuel Reserves Free ETF 24.0 20 27 5.6 +0.3
SPY SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust 24.0 9 38 5.5 +0.2
IWB iShares Russell 1000 ETF 24.0 15 32 5.3 +0.1
VOO VANGUARD S&P 500 ETF 23.9 3 44 5.6 +0.3
IYY iShares Dow Jones U.S. ETF 23.9 20 27 5.3 +0.0
MGC Vanguard Mega Cap Index Fund 23.9 7 40 5.4 +0.1
PQLC PGIM QMA Strategic Alpha Large-Cap Core ETF 23.8 17 30 7.0 +1.7
JHML John Hancock Multifactor Large Cap ETF 23.8 34 13 5.6 +0.4
GSLC Goldman Sachs ActiveBeta U.S. Large Cap Equity ETF 23.8 9 38 5.6 +0.4
VONE Vanguard Russell 1000 ETF 23.8 8 39 5.4 +0.2
SPXN ProShares S&P 500 Ex-Financials ETF 23.7 27 20 5.2 -0.1
IQSU IQ Candriam ESG US Equity ETF 23.5 9 38 5.3 +0.0
IWL iShares Russell Top 200 ETF 23.5 15 32 5.2 -0.1
SCHB Schwab U.S. Broad Market ETF 23.3 3 44 5.4 +0.1
ESGU iShares MSCI USA ESG Optimized ETF 23.3 15 32 5.2 -0.1
SPTM SPDR Portfolio Total Stock Market ETF 23.3 3 44 5.7 +0.4
ITOT iShares Core S&P Total U.S. Stock Market ETF 23.2 3 44 5.3 +0.0
VTI Vanguard Total Stock Market Index Fund 23.2 3 44 5.3 +0.0
IWV iShares Russell 3000 ETF 23.1 20 27 5.2 -0.1
KRMA Global X Conscious Companies ETF 23.1 43 4 5.4 +0.1
ESGV Vanguard ESG U.S. Stock ETF 23.0 12 35 5.4 +0.1
VTHR Vanguard Russell 3000 Index Fund 23.0 10 37 5.3 0.0
VT Vanguard Total World Stock Index Fund 22.7 8 39 6.4 +1.1
SPGM SPDR Portfolio MSCI Global Stock Market ETF 22.6 9 38 6.3 +1.1
RNLC Large Cap US Equity Select ETF 22.5 60 -13 6.3 +1.0
XOUT GraniteShares XOUT U.S. Large Cap ETF 22.2 60 -13 4.6 -0.7
IWF iShares Russell 1000 Growth ETF 22.1 19 28 4.4 -0.9
VONG Vanguard Russell 1000 Growth Index Fund 22.1 8 39 4.5 -0.8
JUST Goldman Sachs JUST U.S. Large Cap Equity ETF 22.0 20 27 5.1 -0.2
MMTM SPDR S&P 1500 Momentum Tilt ETF 22.0 12 35 5.1 -0.2
VGFO Virtus WMC Global Factor Opportunities ETF 21.8 49 -2 6.2 +0.9
CATH Global X S&P 500 Catholic Values Custom ETF 21.5 29 18 5.4 +0.1
SPYG SPDR Portfolio S&P 500 Growth ETF 21.5 4 43 4.5 -0.8
IUS Invesco Strategic US ETF 21.5 19 28 6.3 +1.0
IVW iShares S&P 500 Growth ETF 21.5 18 29 4.4 -0.9
VOOG Vanguard S&P 500 Growth ETF 21.4 10 37 4.5 -0.8
EXT WisdomTree U.S. Total Earnings Fund 21.3 28 19 5.9 +0.6
IUSG iShares Core S&P US Growth ETF 21.2 4 43 4.5 -0.8
EPS WisdomTree U.S. Earnings 500 Fund 21.0 8 39 6.6 +1.3
QWLD SPDR MSCI World StrategicFactors ETF 20.8 30 17 6.2 +0.9
DYNF BlackRock U.S. Equity Factor Rotation ETF 20.8 30 17 6.8 +1.5
JQUA JPMorgan U.S. Quality Factor ETF 20.8 12 35 5.3 +0.0
TILT Flexshares Morningstar US Market Factors Tilt Index Fund 20.6 25 22 6.3 +1.0
IXN iShares Global Tech ETF 20.5 46 1 4.9 -0.4
ESGG FlexShares STOXX Global ESG Impact Index Fund 20.5 42 5 5.7 +0.4
JHMT John Hancock Multifactor Technology ETF 20.4 40 7 5.2 -0.1
AVUS Avantis U.S. Equity ETF 20.4 15 32 5.9 +0.6
IWY iShares Russell Top 200 Growth ETF 20.3 20 27 4.4 -0.9
DGT SPDR Global Dow ETF 20.2 50 -3 7.0 +1.7
RYT Invesco S&P 500 Equal Weight Technology ETF 20.2 40 7 7.5 +2.2
QYLD Global X NASDAQ 100 Covered Call ETF 20.2 60 -13 3.7 -1.5
ROUS Hartford Multifactor US Equity ETF 20.0 19 28 7.3 +2.0
FEX First Trust Large Cap Core AlphaDEX Fund 20.0 60 -13 6.1 +0.9
MTUM iShares Edge MSCI USA Momentum Factor ETF 20.0 15 32 4.8 -0.5
QRFT Qraft Ai-Enhanced U.S. Large Cap ETF 19.9 75 -28 3.7 -1.6
SPUS SP Funds S&P 500 Sharia Industry Exclusions ETF 19.9 49 -2 4.2 -1.1
NUSI Nationwide Risk-Managed Income ETF 19.8 68 -21 3.7 -1.6
QQQ Invesco QQQ Trust 19.7 20 27 4.1 -1.1
DSTL Distillate US Fundamental Stability & Value ETF 19.7 39 8 6.5 +1.3
VUG Vanguard Growth Index Fund 19.6 4 43 4.2 -1.0
QUS SPDR MSCI USA StrategicFactors ETF 19.5 15 32 5.9 +0.6
GSEW Goldman Sachs Equal Weight U.S. Large Cap Equity ETF 19.4 9 38 6.0 +0.7
IXJ iShares Global Healthcare ETF 19.4 46 1 6.2 +0.9
SIZE iShares Edge MSCI USA Size Factor ETF 19.0 15 32 6.0 +0.8
SNPE Xtrackers S&P 500 ESG ETF 19.0 11 36 5.3 -0.0
EQWL Invesco Russell Top 200 Equal Weight ETF 18.9 25 22 6.1 +0.8
SCIU Global X Scientific Beta US ETF 18.9 19 28 5.8 +0.5
ESG FlexShares STOXX US ESG Impact Index Fund 18.8 32 15 5.3 -0.0
FNDX Schwab Fundamental U.S. Large Co. Index ETF 18.7 25 22 6.7 +1.4
EUSA iShares MSCI USA Equal Weighted ETF 18.7 15 32 6.2 +0.9
DSI iShares MSCI KLD 400 Social ETF 18.7 25 22 5.3 +0.1
DIVB iShares U.S. Dividend & Buyback ETF 18.7 25 22 6.6 +1.3
ONEQ Fidelity Nasdaq Composite Index Tracking Stock 18.7 21 26 3.2 -2.1
IGM iShares North American Tech ETF 18.5 46 1 4.1 -1.2
GDAT Goldman Sachs Motif Data-Driven World Etf 18.5 50 -3 5.2 -0.1
SCHG Schwab U.S. Large-Cap Growth ETF 18.4 4 43 4.3 -1.0
PRF Invesco FTSE RAFI US 1000 ETF 18.4 39 8 6.9 +1.6
OEF iShares S&P 100 ETF 18.4 20 27 5.0 -0.3
PLC Principal U.S. Large-Cap Multi-Factor Core Index ETF 18.2 15 32 6.4 +1.2
TMFC Motley Fool 100 Index ETF 18.2 50 -3 4.0 -1.3

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

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*Six months ago = 100

Net margins

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VALUATION METRICS
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Historical valuation trends

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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 16.8 %
Divided by: Fwd. P/BV 2.9 x
Less: Expense ratio 47 bp
Equals: ALTAR Score 5.3 %
info More information on ALTAR Score™

MODERN PORTFOLIO THEORY info

CONSENSUS RECOMMENDATIONS: FUND CONSTITUENTS
COMPOSITE
RATING
1.49 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.
 

 

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