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NYSEARCA:IAUiShares Gold Trust Stock Price, Forecast & News

$17.18
-0.06 (-0.35 %)
(As of 07/10/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$17.13
Now: $17.18
$17.29
50-Day Range
$16.06
MA: $16.64
$17.27
52-Week Range
$13.40
Now: $17.18
$17.36
Volume19.38 million shs
Average Volume25.93 million shs
Market Capitalization$26.76 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield0.00%
BetaN/A
iShares Gold Trust (the Trust) is to own gold transferred to the Trust in exchange for shares issued by the Trust (Shares). Each Share represents a fractional undivided beneficial interest in the net assets of the Trust. The assets of the Trust consist of gold held by the Trust's custodian on behalf of the Trust. The sponsor of the Trust is iShares Delaware Trust Sponsor LLC (the Sponsor), which is an indirect subsidiary of BlackRock, Inc. The trustee of the Trust is The Bank of New York Mellon (the Trustee) and the custodian of the Trust is JPMorgan Chase Bank N.A., London branch (the Custodian). The activities of the Trust are limited to issuing Baskets of Shares in exchange for the gold deposited with the Custodian as consideration; selling gold as necessary to cover the Sponsor's fee, Trust expenses not assumed by the Sponsor and other liabilities, and delivering gold in exchange for Baskets of Shares surrendered for redemption. The Trust is not actively managed.
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Basic Details

Issuer iShares
Fund NameiShares Gold Trust
Tax ClassificationGrantor Trust
SymbolNYSEARCA:IAU
Inception Date1/21/2005
Fund Manager
Phone+1-415-6704879

Fund Focus

Asset ClassCommodities
BenchmarkLBMA Gold Price
CategoryPrecious Metals
FocusGold
Development LevelBlended Development
RegionGlobal

Fund Statistics

Assets Under Management$26.94 billion
Average Daily Volume$22.77 million
Discount/Premium-0.06%

ETF Expenses

Management Fee0.25%
Other Expenses0.00%
Total Expenses0.25%
Fee Waiver0.00%
Net Expenses0.25%

Administrator, Advisor and Custodian

AdministratorState Street Bank and Trust Company
AdvisorBlackRock Fund Advisors
CustodianJPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A., London Branch
DistributorBlackRock Investments, LLC
Transfer AgentThe Bank of New York Mellon Corporation
TrusteeThe Bank of New York Mellon Corporation
Lead Market MakerVirtu Financial

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iShares Gold Trust (NYSEARCA:IAU) Frequently Asked Questions

How has iShares Gold Trust's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

iShares Gold Trust's stock was trading at $15.62 on March 11th, 2020 when COVID-19 reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization. Since then, IAU stock has increased by 10.0% and is now trading at $17.18. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

Has iShares Gold Trust been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about IAU stock have trended neutral this week, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. The research firm rates the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing 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 nearest to five being the most favorable. iShares Gold Trust earned a media sentiment score of 0.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave news coverage about the exchange traded fund a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, indicating that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the near future. View the latest news about iShares Gold Trust.

What other stocks do shareholders of iShares Gold Trust own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other iShares Gold Trust investors own include Walmart (WMT), Alibaba Group (BABA), Walt Disney (DIS), AbbVie (ABBV), Cisco Systems (CSCO), AT&T (T), General Electric (GE), Intel (INTC), NVIDIA (NVDA) and SPDR Gold Shares (GLD).

Who are iShares Gold Trust's key executives?

iShares Gold Trust's management team includes the following people:
  • Patrick J. Dunne, President, Chief Executive Officer of the Sponsor
  • Jack Gee, Chief Financial Officer, Chief Operating Officer, Director of the Manager
  • Charles C. S. Park, Chief Financial Officer, Director of the Sponsor
  • Philip J. Jensen, Director of the Sponsor
  • Peter F. Landini, Director of the Sponsor
  • Kimun Lee, Director of the Sponsor
  • Paul C. Lohrey, Director of the Sponsor

What is iShares Gold Trust's stock symbol?

iShares Gold Trust trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE)ARCA under the ticker symbol "IAU."

Who are iShares Gold Trust's major shareholders?

iShares Gold Trust's stock is owned by many different retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Envestnet Asset Management Inc. (0.46%), Nadler Financial Group Inc. (0.19%), Money Design Co. Ltd. (0.12%), TRUE Private Wealth Advisors (0.09%), Vigilant Capital Management LLC (0.08%) and First American Trust FSB (0.07%).

Which institutional investors are selling iShares Gold Trust stock?

IAU stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Cougar Global Investments Ltd, Modus Advisors LLC, Moody National Bank Trust Division, Nelson Van Denburg & Campbell Wealth Management Group LLC, OmniStar Financial Group Inc., BEAM Asset Management LLC, Corrado Advisors LLC, and Farmers Trust Co..

Which institutional investors are buying iShares Gold Trust stock?

IAU stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Envestnet Asset Management Inc., Money Design Co. Ltd., First American Trust FSB, Silverleafe Capital Partners LLC, Lowe Wealth Advisors LLC, Nadler Financial Group Inc., Foundations Investment Advisors LLC, and Patton Fund Management Inc..

How do I buy shares of iShares Gold Trust?

Shares of IAU 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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is iShares Gold Trust's stock price today?

One share of IAU stock can currently be purchased for approximately $17.18.

How big of a company is iShares Gold Trust?

iShares Gold Trust has a market capitalization of $26.76 billion.

What is iShares Gold Trust's official website?

The official website for iShares Gold Trust is www.ishares.com.

How can I contact iShares Gold Trust?

iShares Gold Trust's mailing address is 400 Howard St, SAN FRANCISCO, CA 94105, United States. The exchange traded fund can be reached via phone at +1-415-6704879.

This page was last updated on 7/11/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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