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Materials ETFs

Materials ETFs offer exposure to both domestic and foreign equities operating in the basic materials sector. These ETFs are comprised of companies engaged in the production and distribution of chemicals, lumber, metals, and other raw materials. Materials companies are often considered as proxies for the underlying commodities that they produce.

Quick Category Facts

As of 05/23/2016

Definitive List Of Materials ETFs

This is a list of all US-traded ETFs that are currently included in the Materials ETFdb Category by the ETF Database staff. Each ETF is placed in a single “best fit” ETFdb Category; if you want to browse ETFs with more flexible selection criteria, visit our screener. To see more information of the Materials ETFs, click on one of the tabs above.

* Assets in thousands of U.S. Dollars. Assets and Average Volume as of 2016-05-23 20:19:01 UTC

Definitive Historical Return Data For Materials ETFs

The following table displays sortable historical return data for all ETFs currently included in the Materials ETFdb Category. For information on dividends, expenses, or technical indicators, click on one of the tabs above.

Definitive List Of Cheapest Materials ETFs

The following table displays sortable expense ratio and commission free trading information for all ETFs currently included in the Materials ETFdb Category.

Definitive List Of Highest Yielding Materials ETFs

The following table includes sortable dividend information on all ETFs in the Materials ETFdb Category, including yield, dividend date, and beta.

Definitive List Of Materials ETF Holdings

The following table includes basic holdings information for each ETF in the Materials, including number of holdings and percentage of assets included in the top ten holdings. To see more detailed holdings information for any ETF, click the link in the right column.

Guide To Materials ETF Tax Rates

The following table displays sortable tax data for all ETFs currently included in the Materials ETFdb Category. To see information on dividends, expenses, or technicals, click on one of the other tabs above.

Technical Indicators For Every Materials ETF

The following table contains sortable technical indicators for all ETFs in the Materials ETFdb Category. For more detailed technical metrics on any of these ETFs, click the “View” link in the right column.

Analyst Reports For Every Materials ETF

The following table contains links to detailed analysis for each ETF in the Materials. To see holdings, official fact sheets, or the ETF home page, click on the links below.

Analyst Ratings For Every Materials ETF

The following table includes ETFdb Ratings for all ETFs in the Materials. The ETFdb Ratings are transparent, quant-based scores designed to assess the relative merits of potential investments. ETFs are ranked on up to six metrics, as well as an Overall Rating. Certain metrics are available only to ETFdb Pro members; sign up for a free 14-day trial for complete access

Symbol Name Price Change Assets* Avg Vol YTD 1 Week 4 Week 1 Year 3 Year 5 Year ETFdb Category Inception ER Commission Free Annual Dividend Rate Dividend Date Dividend Annual Dividend Yield % P/E Ratio Beta # of Holdings % In Top 10 Complete ST Cap Gain Rate LT Cap Gain Rate Tax Form Lower Bollinger Upper Bollinger Support 1 Resistance 1 RSI Advanced Fact Sheet ETF Holdings Chart ETF Home Page Head-To-Head Liquidity Rating Expenses Rating Returns Rating Volatility Rating Dividend Rating Concentration Rating Overall Rating
XLB Materials Select Sector SPDR Fund $46.82 1.17% $2,677,816 6,223,852.0 8.2% 0.2% -0.5% -6.5% 22.6% 35.5% Materials 1998-12-16 0.15% Not Available $0.95 2016-03-18 $0.16 2.05% 17.5 -1.52 28 63.6% View 35% 15% 1099 $45.36 $47.65 $46.52 $47.07 56.29 View View View View View View A+ A
VAW Vanguard Materials ETF $102.23 0.96% $1,231,312 106,550.0 8.9% -0.3% -0.8% -6.9% 19.4% 34.4% Materials 2004-01-26 0.12% Vanguard $2.55 2016-03-21 $0.38 2.52% 18.9 -1.50 119 49.4% View 35% 15% 1099 $99.63 $104.70 $101.61 $102.75 55.26 View View View View View View A- A
IYM iShares U.S. Basic Materials ETF $76.40 1.29% $512,788 174,919.0 8.6% 0.4% -0.7% -8.6% 11.7% 7.8% Materials 2000-06-12 0.43% Not Available $1.40 2016-03-23 $0.22 1.85% 16.8 -1.69 53 63.2% View 35% 15% 1099 $73.85 $78.46 $75.80 $76.83 55.35 View View View View View View A B+
FXZ First Trust Materials AlphaDEX Fund $31.63 0.35% $209,674 147,814.0 12.9% -1.2% -2.2% -3.9% 18.3% 35.8% Materials 2007-05-08 0.70% Not Available $0.41 2016-03-23 $0.09 1.29% 20.0 -1.40 54 32.8% View 35% 15% 1099 $31.14 $32.76 $31.47 $31.78 52.51 View View View View View View A C
MXI iShares Global Materials ETF $48.76 0.12% $197,032 33,205.0 8.3% -1.3% -3.8% -16.2% -11.7% -23.6% Materials 2006-09-12 0.47% Not Available $1.64 2015-12-21 $0.63 3.37% 22.8 -2.02 116 29.9% View 35% 15% 1099 $47.59 $51.75 $48.55 $48.98 49.75 View View View View View View A- B
PYZ PowerShares DWA Basic Materials Momentum Portfolio ETF $52.27 0.93% $168,350 55,105.0 7.2% -1.5% -1.9% -3.7% 21.3% 42.6% Materials 2006-10-12 0.60% Not Available $0.67 2016-03-18 $0.06 1.30% 16.3 -1.97 46 38.8% View 35% 15% 1099 $51.09 $54.94 $51.82 $52.59 52.17 View View View View View View B+ B-
FMAT FIDELITY MSCI MATERIALS INDEX ETF $26.21 1.00% $93,528 56,056.0 8.6% -0.3% -0.7% -7.0% N/A N/A Materials 2013-10-24 0.12% Fidelity $0.54 2016-03-18 $0.14 2.08% 17.8 -1.54 122 48.2% View 35% 15% 1099 $25.56 $26.86 $26.06 $26.34 55.11 View View View View View View N/A A+
RTM Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight Materials ETF $84.27 0.95% $91,927 14,842.0 10.7% -0.7% -0.2% -5.5% 25.2% 39.8% Materials 2006-11-01 0.40% Charles Schwab $1.29 2016-03-18 $0.34 1.55% 21.2 -1.59 28 40.3% View 35% 15% 1099 $82.59 $86.15 $84.12 $84.56 55.34 View View View View View View B B+
PSCM PowerShares S&P SmallCap Materials Portfolio ETF $33.60 0.00% $13,336 5,555.0 7.5% -2.3% -2.9% -18.5% -4.3% 19.1% Materials 2010-04-07 0.29% Not Available $0.41 2016-03-18 $0.06 1.24% 22.1 -2.49 38 47.6% View 35% 15% 1099 $33.34 $36.10 N/A N/A 51.58 View View View View View View C+ A-
JHMA John Hancock Multifactor Materials ETF $25.84 0.19% $5,170 N/A N/A 0.2% -3.3% N/A N/A N/A Materials 2016-03-29 0.50% Not Available N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A 34 50.3% View 39% 20% 1099 N/A N/A $25.84 $25.84 View View View View View View N/A B
IRV SPDR S&P International Materials Sector ETF $17.75 -0.84% $4,488 769.0 5.3% -0.9% -4.8% -18.1% -17.0% -34.2% Materials 2008-07-16 0.40% Not Available $0.59 2016-03-18 $0.08 3.29% 18.3 -2.61 240 29.2% View 35% 15% 1099 $17.44 $19.11 $17.75 $17.75 49.99 View View View View View View B A-
CHIM Global X China Materials ETF $12.35 3.78% $1,186 1,115.0 2.6% 0.6% -1.4% -35.0% -10.6% -48.3% Materials 2010-01-12 0.65% 2 Platforms $0.71 2015-12-29 $0.71 5.97% 17.9 -4.02 33 54.5% View 35% 15% 1099 $11.68 $13.01 $11.92 $12.57 50.95 View View View View View View B- C+
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