BATS:IYZ - iShares US Telecommunications ETF Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $29.48 +0.08 (+0.27 %) (As of 05/21/2019 04:50 AM ET)Previous Close$29.40Today's Range$29.32 - $29.7852-Week Range$26.56 - $34.77Volume771,698 shsAverage VolumeN/AMarket CapitalizationN/AP/E RatioN/ADividend YieldN/ABetaN/A ProfileChartDividendInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions Chain Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email iShares U.S. Telecommunications ETF (the Fund), formerly iShares Dow Jones U.S. Telecommunications Sector Index Fund, is a non-diversified fund. The Fund seeks investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance, before fees and expenses, of the Dow Jones U.S. Select Telecommunications Index (the Index). The Index measures the performance of the telecommunications sector of the United States equity market, and includes companies in the industry groups, such as fixed-line telecommunications and mobile telecommunications. The Fund invests in a representative sample of securities included in the Index that collectively has an investment profile similar to the Index. Due to the use of representative sampling, the Fund may or may not hold all of the securities that are included in the Index. The Fund's investment advisor is BlackRock Fund Advisors (BFA). Receive IYZ News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for IYZ and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Basic Details Issuer iShares Fund NameiShares US Telecommunications ETF Tax ClassificationRegulated Investment Company SymbolBATS:IYZ Inception Date5/22/2000 Fund ManagerDiane Hsiung, Jennifer Hsui, Greg Savage, Alan Mason Webwww.ishares.comglobal Phone+1-800-4742737 Fund Focus Asset ClassEquity Benchmark CategorySector FocusTelecommunications Development LevelDeveloped Markets RegionNorth America Fund Statistics Assets Under Management$464.65 million Average Daily Volume$305,013.20 Discount/Premium-0.01% ETF Expenses Management Fee0.44% Other Expenses0.00% Total Expenses0.44% Fee Waiver0.00% Net Expenses0.44%Administrator, Advisor and Custodian AdministratorState Street Bank and Trust Company AdvisorBlackRock Fund Advisors CustodianState Street Bank and Trust Company DistributorBlackRock Investments, LLC Transfer AgentState Street Bank and Trust Company Trustee Lead Market MakerVirtu Financial iShares US Telecommunications ETF (BATS:IYZ) Frequently Asked Questions What is iShares US Telecommunications ETF's stock symbol? iShares US Telecommunications ETF trades on the BATS under the ticker symbol "IYZ." How often does iShares US Telecommunications ETF pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for iShares US Telecommunications ETF? iShares US Telecommunications ETF announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, March 20th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, March 21st will be given a dividend of $0.1741 per share on Tuesday, March 26th. This represents a $0.70 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 2.36%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, March 20th. This is an increase from iShares US Telecommunications ETF's previous quarterly dividend of $0.17. View iShares US Telecommunications ETF's Dividend History. Has iShares US Telecommunications ETF been receiving favorable news coverage? News headlines about IYZ stock have been trending somewhat negative recently, InfoTrie reports. InfoTrie scores the sentiment of press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to positive five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. iShares US Telecommunications ETF earned a daily sentiment score of -1.4 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media stories about the exchange traded fund a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days. What other stocks do shareholders of iShares US Telecommunications ETF own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other iShares US Telecommunications ETF investors own include Financial Select Sector SPDR Fund (XLF), AstraZeneca (AZN), Intel (INTC), JetBlue Airways (JBLU), Ligand Pharmaceuticals (LGND), Agilent Technologies (A), AbbVie (ABBV), Abbott Laboratories (ABT), Marathon Oil (MRO) and Omega Healthcare Investors (OHI). Who are iShares US Telecommunications ETF's key executives? iShares US Telecommunications ETF's management team includes the folowing people: George G. C. Parker Ph.D., Independent Chairman of the Board of Trustees (Age 78)Michael Arthur Latham, President, Trustee (Age 51)Jack Gee, Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer (Age 57)Geoffrey D. Flynn, Chief Operating Officer, Executive Vice PresidentAmy Schioldager, Executive Vice President (Age 56)Ira P. Shapiro, Vice President, Chief Legal Officer (Age 52)Matt Tucker, Vice PresidentEilleen M. Clavere, Secretary (Age 61)Cecilia H. Herbert, Independent Trustee (Age 68)Charles A. Hurty, Independent Trustee (Age 73) Who are iShares US Telecommunications ETF's major shareholders? iShares US Telecommunications ETF's stock is owned by many different of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Morgan Stanley (0.00%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (0.00%), BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA (0.00%), Wealthsource Partners LLC (0.00%), Advisory Services Network LLC (0.00%) and Tibra Equities Europe Ltd (0.00%). Which major investors are selling iShares US Telecommunications ETF stock? IYZ stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Morgan Stanley, Ashford Capital Management Inc., Raymond James Financial Services Advisors Inc., Bank of Montreal Can, Envestnet Asset Management Inc., Ferguson Wellman Capital Management Inc., PNC Financial Services Group Inc. and Jane Street Group LLC. Which major investors are buying iShares US Telecommunications ETF stock? IYZ stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Wealthsource Partners LLC, BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA, Advisory Services Network LLC, Tibra Equities Europe Ltd, JPMorgan Chase & Co., Aveo Capital Partners LLC, Adviser Investments LLC and Wells Fargo & Company MN. How do I buy shares of iShares US Telecommunications ETF? Shares of IYZ can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is iShares US Telecommunications ETF's stock price today? One share of IYZ stock can currently be purchased for approximately $29.48. What is iShares US Telecommunications ETF's official website? The official website for iShares US Telecommunications ETF is http://www.ishares.com/global/. How can I contact iShares US Telecommunications ETF? iShares US Telecommunications ETF's mailing address is 45 Fremont Street, San Fransisco, 94105, United States. The exchange traded fund can be reached via phone at +1-800-4742737. MarketBeat Community Rating for iShares US Telecommunications ETF (BATS IYZ)Community Ranking: 2.3 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 77 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 92 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 169MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about iShares US Telecommunications ETF and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe IYZ will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe IYZ will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. 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