NYSEARCA:SLV - iShares Silver Trust Stock Price, News, & Analysis

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$13.92 +0.15 (+1.09 %)
(As of 08/19/2018 05:26 AM ET)
Previous Close$13.92
Today's Range$13.75 - $13.94
52-Week Range$13.51 - $17.14
Volume7.18 million shs
Average Volume8.37 million shs
Market Capitalization$5.22 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield0.00%
BetaN/A
iShares Silver Trust (the Trust) owns silver transferred to the Trust in exchange for shares issued by the Trust. The Trust's each share represents a fractional undivided beneficial interest in its net assets. The assets of the Trust consist of silver held by the Trust's custodian on behalf of the Trust. The activities of the Trust are limited to issuing baskets of shares in exchange for the silver deposited with the custodian as consideration, selling silver as necessary to cover the sponsor's fee, Trust expenses not assumed by the sponsor and other liabilities, and delivering silver in exchange for baskets of shares surrendered for redemption. The Trust seeks to reflect the performance of the price of silver before payment of its expenses and liabilities.

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Basic Details

Issuer Blackrock
Fund NameiShares Silver Trust
Tax ClassificationGrantor Trust
SymbolNYSEARCA:SLV
Inception Date4/21/2006
Fund Manager
WebN/A
Phone+1-415-6702000

Fund Focus

Asset ClassCommodities
BenchmarkLondon Fix Silver PR USD
CategoryPrecious Metals
FocusSilver
Development LevelBlended Development
RegionGlobal

Fund Statistics

Assets Under Management$4.68 billion
Average Daily Volume$7.79 million
Discount/Premium-18.22%

ETF Expenses

Management Fee0.50%
Other Expenses0.00%
Total Expenses0.50%
Fee Waiver0.00%
Net Expenses0.50%

Administrator, Advisor and Custodian

Administrator
Advisor
CustodianJPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A., London Branch
Distributor
Transfer Agent
TrusteeThe Bank of New York Mellon Corporation
Lead Market MakerIMC Chicago

iShares Silver Trust (NYSEARCA:SLV) Frequently Asked Questions

What is iShares Silver Trust's stock symbol?

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

Are investors shorting iShares Silver Trust?

iShares Silver Trust saw a drop in short interest in the month of July. As of July 31st, there was short interest totalling 6,752,829 shares, a drop of 37.5% from the July 13th total of 10,809,933 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 8,624,198 shares, the short-interest ratio is currently 0.8 days. View iShares Silver Trust's Current Options Chain.

Who are iShares Silver Trust's key executives?

iShares Silver Trust's management team includes the folowing people:
  • Patrick J. Dunne, President, Chief Executive Officer of the Sponsor (Age 47)
  • Jack Gee, Chief Financial Officer, Director of the sponsor (Age 57)
  • Charles C. S. Park, Chief Compliance Officer of the sponsor (Age 50)
  • Philip J. Jensen, Director of the Sponsor (Age 56)
  • Peter F. Landini, Director of the Sponsor (Age 63)
  • Kimun Lee, Director of the Sponsor (Age 69)
  • Paul C. Lohrey, Director of the Sponsor (Age 52)

Has iShares Silver Trust been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about SLV stock has trended somewhat positive this week, according to Accern. The research group rates the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than 20 million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. iShares Silver Trust earned a daily sentiment score of 0.09 on Accern's scale. They also assigned news articles about the exchange traded fund an impact score of 46.48 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next several days. View Recent Headlines for iShares Silver Trust.

Who are iShares Silver Trust's major shareholders?

iShares Silver Trust's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Morgan Stanley (0.96%), Polianta Ltd (0.31%), MD Financial Management Inc. (0.30%), Teacher Retirement System of Texas (0.29%), AMG National Trust Bank (0.20%) and Commonwealth Equity Services LLC (0.17%).

Which institutional investors are selling iShares Silver Trust stock?

SLV stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including MD Financial Management Inc., Optiver US LLC, Millennium Management LLC, Natixis, Proficio Capital Partners LLC, BB&T Corp, Marathon Trading Investment Management LLC and Commonwealth Equity Services LLC.

Which institutional investors are buying iShares Silver Trust stock?

SLV stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Polianta Ltd, Teacher Retirement System of Texas, Cornerstone Wealth Management LLC, Toronto Dominion Bank, Morgan Stanley, Flagship Harbor Advisors LLC, AMG National Trust Bank and Global Financial Private Capital LLC.

How do I buy shares of iShares Silver Trust?

Shares of SLV 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 Silver Trust's stock price today?

One share of SLV stock can currently be purchased for approximately $13.92.

How big of a company is iShares Silver Trust?

iShares Silver Trust has a market capitalization of $5.22 billion.

How can I contact iShares Silver Trust?

iShares Silver Trust's mailing address is 400 Howard St, SAN FRANCISCO, CA 94105-2618, United States. The exchange traded fund can be reached via phone at +1-415-6702000.


MarketBeat Community Rating for iShares Silver Trust (NYSEARCA SLV)

Community Ranking:  2.3 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  90 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  103 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  193
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about iShares Silver Trust and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe SLV will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe SLV will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 8/19/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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