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How to buy iShares US Consumer Staples ETF stock in Canada

IYK stock has moved 0.89% from yesterday's closing price. Here's how to easily invest in iShares US Consumer Staples ETF shares.

iShares US Consumer Staples ETF (IYK) is listed on the NYSE ARCA in the US. Its last market close was $201.91—an increase of 1.58% over the previous week. All prices are listed in US Dollars.

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iShares US Consumer Staples ETF stock price (NYSE ARCA:IYK)

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iShares US Consumer Staples ETF shares at a glance

Information last updated 2022-08-12.
Latest market close$203.67
52-week range$175.99 - $214.54
50-day moving average $196.17
200-day moving average $197.51
Total assets$1,474,682,169.00
Net expense ratio 0.41%
Yield 2.29%

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iShares US Consumer Staples ETF price performance over time

Historical closes compared with the close of $203.67 from 2022-08-12

1 week (2022-08-05) 1.58%
1 month (2022-07-14) 4.85%
3 months (2022-05-13) -1.49%
6 months (2022-02-11) 1.49%
1 year (2021-08-13) 8.11%
2 years (2020-08-13) 40.96%
3 years (2019-08-13) 65.77%
5 years (2017-08-11) 68.03%

iShares US Consumer Staples ETF share dividends

We're not expecting iShares US Consumer Staples ETF to pay a dividend over the next 12 months.

iShares US Consumer Staples ETF share price volatility

Over the last 12 months, iShares US Consumer Staples ETF's shares have ranged in value from as little as $175.9895 up to $214.5406. A popular way to gauge a stock's volatility is its "beta".

IYK.US volatility(beta: 0.82)Avg. volatility(beta: 1.00)LowHigh

Beta is a measure of a share's volatility in relation to the market. The market (NYSE ARCA average) beta is 1, while iShares US Consumer Staples ETF's is 0.82. This would suggest that iShares US Consumer Staples ETF's shares are less volatile than average (for this exchange).

iShares US Consumer Staples ETF overview

The fund generally will invest at least 80% of its assets in the component securities of its underlying index and in investments that have economic characteristics that are substantially identical to the component securities of its underlying index. The underlying index measures the performance of the consumer staples sector of the U.S. equity market. It is non-diversified.

Fund inception date: 2000-06-12

International securities identification number (ISIN): US4642878122


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