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Gold Trust Ishares (AMEX: IAU)


Last Updated: Jan-20-2017 20:04:56

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Today's iShares Gold Trust Stock Update

There aren't enough hours in the day to get a detailed look at your favorite investments, like iShares Gold Trust stock. So here's a quick look at IAU's most important numbers right now (for January 21, 2017).First we'll look at where IAU stock ended the last trading session: $11.62. iShares Gold Trust shares increased 0.26% or $0.03 from the previous day's close.To put this latest iShares Gold Trust closing price in perspective, here's a look at where the IAU share price has traded in the past year...IAU is now trading higher than it was one-year ago, with the stock price having gone up by 9.21% since then.

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The iShares Gold Trust stock price 52-week high is $13.25. That was hit on 7/06/2016. The IAU stock 52-week low is $10.54, reached on 1/21/2016.Also important to note - IAU trading volume yesterday was 9,849,400. That's more than iShares Gold Trust stock's average daily trading volume of 5,982,044.iShares Gold Trust's market cap is 7,611,099,000. That gives iShares Gold Trust a mid-size market cap, because it's been 2 billion and 10 billion. As of the beginning of April, Apple has the biggest market cap of all publicly traded companies.

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The current P/E (price/earnings) ratio of iShares Gold Trust stock is . That's the March 2016 S&P 500 P/E ratio of about 23. To really gauge if this stock's P/E is high or low, you should compare IAU to other companies in the same industry.The current EPS (earnings per share) of IAU is 1.85.Beta - how closely the stock trades with the overall market, with a beta of 1 meaning it trades in step with the broader index -- for iShares Gold Trust is 0.24.iShares Gold Trust stock does not pay a dividend right now. Most income investors look for "dividend stocks" that have a yield of 2% or more, but there are different factors that affect the health of a company's payout.Every day we publish iShares Gold Trust stock news and coverage on a handful of other key stocks we're watching now so you can maximize profits. To get new info and stock news on IAU and other companies you are interested in, sign up for Money Morning - it's free.

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Gold Trust Ishares (AMEX: IAU) Profile

Volume5,982,000
Open$11.59
Prior Close$11.59
Market Cap$7.61 B
PE Ratio
Beta0.24
The ISHARES COMEX GOLD TRUST seeks to correspond generally to the day-to-day movement of the price of gold bullion. The objective of the Gold Trust is for the value to reflect at any given time the price of gold owned by the Gold Trust at that time less the expenses and liabilities of the Gold Trust.
SymbolCompanyMarket cap
SPYS&P 500 Index SPDR$228.3 B
IVVS&P 500 Index Ishares$92.02 B
VTITotal Stock Market ETF Vanguard$70.58 B
EFAEAFE Index MSCI Ishares$61.15 B
VWOEmrg Mkts ETF MSCI Vanguard$45.45 B
QQQPowershares QQQ$43.62 B
AGGAggregate Bond Ishares$41.58 B
IWMRussell 2000 Ishares$38.64 B
IWDRussell 1000 Value Index Ishares$35.08 B
IJHS&P Midcap 400 Index Ishares$35.04 B

IAU Earnings

1st Quarter Earnings$ ()
2nd Quarter Earnings$ ()
3rd Quarter Earnings$ ()
4th Quarter Earnings$ ()
PE Ratio0
EPS Growth0%
Recent Earnings$
Annual EPS$-0.01
Market Capitalization$7.61 B
Insider Shareholder %0%
Annual Revenue$0 B
Number of Shares Outstanding655,000 Shares
Institutional Shareholder %59.5%
Annual Net Income$0B
TTM Net Profit Margin$85.58
One Year Return20.83%
Three Year Return-1.03%
Five Year Return-24.77%
Five Year Revenue Growth0%
Five Year Earnings Growth0%
Five Year Dividend Growth0%
Last Quarter EPS$
Annual EPS$-0.01
Annual Dividend$0
Annual Dividend Yield0%
Change in EPS YTD%
PE Ratio
Recent Earnings$
Dividends per Share$
Stock Split Ratio10-1
beta0.24

IAU Key Stats

Last Price$11.62
Net Change$0.03 (0.26%)
Bid$0
Ask Price$0
Open Price$11.59
Previous Close Price$11.59
High Price$11.7
Low Price$11.55
Number of Trades4,763
Volume5,982,000
Fifty Two Week High$13.25 (2016-07-06)
Fifty Two Week Low$10.54 (2016-01-21)
Average Daily Volume8,246,800
Share Outstanding655,000 Shares
Total Dividend Payout$/yr
Dividend Yield0%