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Gold Trust Ishares (AMEX: IAU)

$12.09 USD $0.08 (0.67%)
Last Price $12.09
Net Change $0.08 (0.67%)
Bid $12.08
Ask Price $12.09
Open Price $12.13
Previous Close Price $12.01
High Price $12.14
Low Price $12.07
Number of Trades 605
Volume 955,824
Fifty Two Week High $13.25 (2016-07-06)
Fifty Two Week Low $10.81 (2016-12-15)
Average Daily Volume 7,424,869
Share Outstanding 663,800 Shares
Total Dividend Payout /yr
Dividend Yield 0%
1st Quarter Earnings $ ()
2nd Quarter Earnings $ ()
3nd Quarter Earnings $ ()
4th Quarter Earnings $ ()
PE Ratio $0
EPS Growth $0
Recent Earnings $
Annual EPS $-0.01
Last Quarter EPS $
Market Capitalization $8.03B
Insider Shareholders % 0%
Annual Revenue $0B
No. Shares Outstanding 663,800
Inst. Shareholder % 44.54%
Annual Net Income $0.31B
TTM Net Profit Margin $0
1-Year Return 20.83%
3-Year Return -1.03%
5-Year Return -24.77%
5-Year Revenue Growth 0%
5-Year Earnings Growth 0%
5-Year Dividend Growth 0%
Annual Dividend $0
Annual Dividend Yield 0%
Change in EPS YTD %
Dividends per Share $
Stock Split Ratio 10-1
Beta -0.08
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.

Today's iShares Gold Trust Stock Update

Here we've put together some of the most important iShares Gold Trust stock numbers for you. That includes recent closing price, 52-week highs and lows, and more great information for investors, as of March 25, 2017. iShares Gold Trust shares increased 0.17% or $0.02 from the day before, taking the iShares Gold Trust closing price to $12.01. So how does this current iShares Gold Trust share price level stack up against the past year's highs and lows? IAU is now trading above where it was one-year ago, with the share price having gone up by 2.21%.

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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 $10.81, reached on 12/15/2016. Another number to look at - IAU trading volume yesterday was 5,571,700. That's greater than iShares Gold Trust stock's average daily trading volume of 5,207,326. The market cap of iShares Gold Trust is 7,972,238,000. That means iShares Gold Trust has a mid-size market cap, because it's been 2 billion and 10 billion. As of April 1, 2016, the company with the biggest market cap of all publicly traded companies is Apple.

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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 -0.08. iShares Gold Trust stock does not pay a dividend right now. When the dividend yield is over 2%, the stock is a good consideration for income investors. That yield is what most investors look for when hunting for dividend stocks. For more info on iShares Gold Trust stock, check out all the free content we give you at Money Morning. You'll find IAU stock news and coverage on dozens of other key stocks, updated daily.

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