private clients bought the dip last week , with the flows going via ETFs into large-cap and dividend plays like Utilities ( XLU , IDU ) - which saw the greatest buying since November 2011. Another favorite of the dividend crowd, Telecoms ( IYZ ) saw the biggest
Therefore, they regularly pay part of their profits as dividends, and usually are safe. In the U.S., the utilities sector ( IDU ) offers a yield of about 4% on average, which is quite good. However, there are higher-yielding stocks in foreign utilities
dividend yield. IShares Dow Jones U.S. Utilities IDU is a more expensive alternative. Its fees take a ..... Jones Utilities Index. However, more than 95% of IDU 's assets overlap with VPU. IDU also has fewer assets than VPU. Therefore, we
correlated. IShares Dow Jones U.S. Utilities IDU is a more expensive alternative. Its fees take a ..... Jones Utilities Index. However, more than 95% of IDU 's assets overlap with VPU. IDU also has fewer assets than VPU. Therefore, we would
more attractive dividend yield. IDU usually employs full replication ..... years. As of this writing, IDU owns 63 stocks. However, the ..... shocks to the broader economy. iShares Dow Jones US Utilities IDU owns large-, mid-, and small
iShares U.S. Utilities ETF ( IDU ) announces quarterly distribution of $0.8158. 12-month yield of 3.23% (as of 02/28/2013). For shareholders of record Mar. 27. Payable Apr. 01. Ex-div date Mar. 25. Post your comment!
XLB and XTL which charges 0.35%) and the 0.47%-0.48% iShares sector ETFs ( RXI , KXI , IYE , IYF , IYZ , IYH , IDU , IYW , IYM , IYJ ) charge. At 0.19%, Vanguard Financials ( VFH ) is still slightly more expensive than the Financial SPDR
By Price Headley : 2012 Results - by Sector, Market Cap, and Style The year is over, and we're pretty much where we're going to be on a full-year basis. So how did things go? Take a look. As for market caps, there wasn't a great deal of disparity between large caps, mid caps, and small caps. Mid ...
By David Trainer : 4% Dividend Yield Is Lower Than Principal Risk Smart investors consider more than just the dividend of a stock. They also consider the principal risk. If the principal risk is greater than the dividend yield, then the dividend is of no real value. I see the principal risk of ...
Index Fund; iShares MSCI ACWI ex US Utilities Sector Index Fund; iShares Dow Jones International Select Dividend Index Fund IDU , JXI, AXUT, IDV If Margins Compress Due to Rising Inflation: Overweight Sector Fund Name Ticker Energy iShares S&P Global