iShares U.S. Consumer Staples ETF
Top 10 Holdings
What is IYK?
The iShares U.S. Consumer Staples ETF seeks to track the investment results of an index composed of U.S. equities in the consumer staples sector. IYK changed its name to the iShares U.S. Consumer Staples ETF and its index from the Dow Jones U.S. Consumer Goods Index to the Russell 1000 Consumer Staples RIC 22.5/45 Capped Index.
ETFs related toIYK
ETFs correlated to IYK include XLP, FSTA, VDC
What is ETF correlation?
Correlation is a measure of the strength of the relationship between two ETFs. It quantifies the degree to which prices of the two ETFs typically move together.
Here, correlation is measured over the past year with the Pearson correlation coefficient (Pearon’s r), which ranges from -1 to 1.
Using ETF correlations in portfolio and strategy construction
ETF correlations can help you create investing strategies and portfolios. Use them to:
- •Build a diversified portfolio from uncorrelated or inversely correlated ETFs with the aim of minimizing portfolio risk.
- •Compare correlated or related ETFs to find one with a lower expense ratio or higher trading volume.
- •Create an investing strategy that hedges an ETF with an uncorrelated or inversely correlated ETF.
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