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Name

As of 05/17/2024

Price

Aum/Mkt Cap

YIELD

Annualized forward dividend yield. Multiplies the most recent dividend payout amount by its frequency and divides by the previous close price.

Exp Ratio

Expense ratio is the fund’s total annual operating expenses, including management fees, distribution fees, and other expenses, expressed as a percentage of average net assets.

Watchlist

$14.16

$2.49 B

0.00%

0.41%

Vitals

YTD Return

-9.1%

1 yr return

-22.9%

3 Yr Avg Return

-12.6%

5 Yr Avg Return

8.7%

Net Assets

$2.49 B

Holdings in Top 10

56.8%

52 WEEK LOW AND HIGH

$14.3
$12.86
$19.04

Expenses

OPERATING FEES

Expense Ratio 0.41%

SALES FEES

Front Load N/A

Deferred Load N/A

TRADING FEES

Turnover N/A

Redemption Fee N/A


Min Investment

Standard (Taxable)

N/A

IRA

N/A


Fund Classification

Fund Type

Exchange Traded Fund


Name

As of 05/17/2024

Price

Aum/Mkt Cap

YIELD

Annualized forward dividend yield. Multiplies the most recent dividend payout amount by its frequency and divides by the previous close price.

Exp Ratio

Expense ratio is the fund’s total annual operating expenses, including management fees, distribution fees, and other expenses, expressed as a percentage of average net assets.

Watchlist

$14.16

$2.49 B

0.00%

0.41%

ICLN - Profile

Distributions

  • YTD Total Return -9.1%
  • 3 Yr Annualized Total Return -12.6%
  • 5 Yr Annualized Total Return 8.7%
  • Capital Gain Distribution Frequency Annually
  • Net Income Ratio 3.07%
DIVIDENDS
  • Dividend Yield 0.0%
  • Dividend Distribution Frequency SemiAnnual

Fund Details

  • Legal Name
    iShares Global Clean Energy ETF
  • Fund Family Name
    BlackRock-advised Funds
  • Inception Date
    Jun 24, 2008
  • Shares Outstanding
    252100000
  • Share Class
    N/A
  • Currency
    USD
  • Domiciled Country
    US
  • Manager
    Greg Savage

Fund Description

The Fund seeks to track the investment results of the S&P Global Clean Energy IndexTM (the Underlying Index), which is designed to track the performance of approximately 100 clean energy-related companies. The Underlying Index is a subset of the S&P Global Broad Market Index and includes stocks traded on developed and emerging market exchanges which meet or exceed, at the time of inclusion, $300 million in total market capitalization, $100 million in float- adjusted market capitalization, and $3 million median daily value traded over a six-month period (or $2 million for existing constituents).
S&P Dow Jones Indices LLC (the Index Provider) uses Global Industry Classification Standard (GICS) and FactSet’s Revere Business Industry Classification System (RBICS) classifications along with Trucost Power Generation Data (Trucost) for utility companies to determine the eligible universe. Companies that derive at least 25% in aggregate revenue from clean energy related businesses as defined by RBICS data, companies in the Electric
Utilities, Multi-Utilities, or Independent Power Producers & Energy Traders sub-industries that generate at least 20% of their power from renewable sources as measured by Trucost data, and companies in the GICS renewable utilities sub-industry form the preliminary universe. In addition, the Index Provider uses company exclusion criteria related to business activity (e.g., controversial weapons, tobacco, thermal coal, etc.) and other exclusion guidelines based on a company’s compliance with the United Nations Global Compact (UNGC) provided by Sustainalytics. Lastly, the Index Provider uses RepRisk, a leading provider of business intelligence on environmental, social, and governance risks, for screening and analysis of controversies related to companies within the index.
The Index Provider defines clean energy exposure scores (exposure scores) for each company based on its primary business. The Index Provider also calculates carbon-to-revenue footprint standards and excludes those companies with a high carbon-to-revenue footprint standard score determined by the Index Provider. All remaining companies with a high exposure score are selected for the Underlying Index. If the Underlying Index does not have 100 constituents, companies with lower exposure scores are selected, based on market-capitalization, until a constituent count of 100 is reached. If, after a constituent count of 100 is reached, the weighted average exposure score is lower than certain thresholds, companies with low exposure scores will be removed from the Underlying Index. Therefore, while the Underlying Index targets a constituent count of 100 securities, it may be comprised of greater or fewer
than 100 securities. As of April 30, 2023, there were 100 constituents in the Underlying Index.
Constituents are weighted based on a product of the constituent’s float-adjusted market capitalization and exposure score, with weights of constituents capped based on their exposure score and liquidity weight. The Index Provider determines liquidity weight based on the relative six-month median daily value of a security compared to that measure for the overall index. In addition, the cumulative weight of all stocks within the Underlying Index that have a weight greater than 4.5% cannot exceed 40%. As of April 30, 2023, the Underlying Index comprised securities of companies in the following countries or regions: Austria, Brazil, Canada, Chile, China, Denmark, France, Germany, India, Israel, Italy, Japan, New Zealand, Norway, Portugal, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Taiwan, Thailand and the U.S. The Underlying Index may include large-, mid- or small-capitalization companies. As of April 30, 2023, a significant portion of the Underlying Index is represented by securities of companies in the industrials, technology and utilities industries or sectors. The components of the Underlying Index are likely to change over time.
BFA uses an indexing approach to try to achieve the Fund’s investment objective. Unlike many investment companies, the Fund does not try to beat the index it tracks and does not seek temporary defensive positions when markets decline or appear overvalued.
Indexing may eliminate the chance that the Fund will substantially outperform
the Underlying Index but also may reduce some of the risks of active management, such as poor security selection. Indexing seeks to achieve lower costs and better after-tax performance by aiming to keep portfolio turnover low in comparison to actively managed investment companies.
BFA uses a representative sampling indexing strategy to manage the Fund. Representative sampling is an indexing strategy that involves investing in a representative sample of securities that collectively has an investment profile similar to that of an applicable underlying index. The securities selected are expected to have, in the aggregate, investment characteristics (based on factors such as market capitalization and industry weightings), fundamental characteristics (such as return variability and yield) and liquidity measures similar to those of an applicable underlying index. The Fund may or may not hold all of the securities in the Underlying Index.
The Fund generally will invest at least 80% of its assets in the component securities of its Underlying Index and in investments that have economic characteristics that are substantially identical to the component securities of its Underlying Index (i.e., depositary receipts representing securities of the Underlying Index) and may invest up to 20% of its assets in certain futures, options and swap contracts, cash and cash equivalents, including shares of money market funds advised by BFA or its affiliates, as well as in securities not included in the Underlying Index, but which BFA believes will help the Fund track the Underlying Index. Cash and cash equivalent investments associated with a derivative position will be treated as part of that position for the purposes
of calculating the percentage of investments included in the Underlying Index. The Fund seeks to track the investment results of the Underlying Index before fees and expenses of the Fund.
The Fund may lend securities representing up to one-third of the value of the Fund's total assets (including the value of any collateral received).
The Underlying Index is a product of the Index Provider, which isindependent of the Fund and BFA. The Index Provider determines the composition and relative weightings of the securities in the Underlying Index and publishes information regarding the market value of the Underlying Index.
Industry Concentration Policy. The Fund will concentrate its investments i.e., hold 25% or more of its total assets) in a particular industry or group of industries to approximately the same extent that the Underlying Index is concentrated. For purposes of this limitation, securities of the U.S. government (including its agencies and instrumentalities) and repurchase agreements collateralized by U.S. government securities are not considered to be issued by members of any industry.
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ICLN - Performance

Return Ranking - Trailing

Period ICLN Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
YTD -9.1% -25.8% 100.1% 83.33%
1 Yr -22.9% -39.7% 82.2% 86.67%
3 Yr -12.6%* -39.6% 20.2% 65.52%
5 Yr 8.7%* -28.1% 22.8% 52.00%
10 Yr 5.0%* -1.0% 13.9% 68.75%

* Annualized

Return Ranking - Calendar

Period ICLN Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
2023 -21.6% -34.8% 38.7% 90.00%
2022 -6.2% -72.7% 8.2% 13.33%
2021 -25.0% -31.7% 27.4% 86.21%
2020 140.3% -29.0% 233.6% 17.86%
2019 42.3% -2.0% 66.0% 17.39%

Total Return Ranking - Trailing

Period ICLN Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
YTD -9.1% -25.8% 100.1% 83.33%
1 Yr -22.9% -39.7% 82.2% 86.67%
3 Yr -12.6%* -39.6% 20.2% 65.52%
5 Yr 8.7%* -28.1% 22.8% 52.00%
10 Yr 5.0%* -1.0% 13.9% 68.75%

* Annualized

Total Return Ranking - Calendar

Period ICLN Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
2023 -20.4% -33.0% 39.0% 93.33%
2022 -5.4% -72.7% 8.2% 20.00%
2021 -24.2% -31.7% 28.3% 86.21%
2020 141.8% -28.9% 233.9% 17.86%
2019 44.3% 0.4% 66.5% 17.39%

ICLN - Holdings

Concentration Analysis

ICLN Category Low Category High ICLN % Rank
Net Assets 2.49 B 3.65 M 31.2 B 20.00%
Number of Holdings 106 24 389 20.00%
Net Assets in Top 10 1.42 B 2.2 M 5.86 B 10.00%
Weighting of Top 10 56.76% 11.8% 91.3% 56.67%

Top 10 Holdings

  1. BlackRock Cash Funds: Institutional, SL Agency Shares 13.85%
  2. First Solar Inc 7.67%
  3. Enphase Energy Inc 7.54%
  4. Vestas Wind Systems A/S 5.66%
  5. Orsted AS 5.00%
  6. China Yangtze Power Co Ltd 4.41%
  7. NEXTracker Inc 3.69%
  8. Chubu Electric Power Co Inc 3.13%
  9. EDP - Energias de Portugal SA 3.03%
  10. Suzlon Energy Ltd 2.77%

Asset Allocation

Weighting Return Low Return High ICLN % Rank
Stocks
97.85% 0.00% 99.95% 56.67%
Cash
13.98% 0.00% 93.41% 33.33%
Preferred Stocks
1.70% 0.00% 10.96% 13.33%
Other
0.02% -0.20% 91.95% 33.33%
Convertible Bonds
0.00% 0.00% 0.43% 73.33%
Bonds
0.00% 0.00% 80.68% 70.00%

Stock Sector Breakdown

Weighting Return Low Return High ICLN % Rank
Utilities
39.66% 0.00% 85.14% 15.38%
Technology
34.82% 0.00% 72.56% 23.08%
Industrials
20.63% 0.00% 90.47% 30.77%
Basic Materials
3.24% 0.00% 17.92% 38.46%
Energy
1.64% 0.00% 32.10% 23.08%
Real Estate
0.00% 0.00% 16.54% 80.77%
Healthcare
0.00% 0.00% 65.82% 73.08%
Financial Services
0.00% 0.00% 95.51% 80.77%
Communication Services
0.00% 0.00% 16.38% 80.77%
Consumer Defense
0.00% 0.00% 50.44% 73.08%
Consumer Cyclical
0.00% 0.00% 34.19% 92.31%

Stock Geographic Breakdown

Weighting Return Low Return High ICLN % Rank
Non US
60.16% 0.00% 83.83% 10.00%
US
37.69% 0.00% 99.93% 76.67%

ICLN - Expenses

Operational Fees

ICLN Fees (% of AUM) Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
Expense Ratio 0.41% 0.41% 5.61% 100.00%
Management Fee 0.41% 0.25% 1.50% 20.00%
12b-1 Fee N/A 0.00% 1.00% N/A
Administrative Fee N/A 0.03% 0.19% N/A

Sales Fees

ICLN Fees (% of AUM) Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
Front Load N/A 5.75% 5.75% N/A
Deferred Load N/A 1.00% 1.00% N/A

Trading Fees

ICLN Fees (% of AUM) Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
Max Redemption Fee N/A 2.00% 2.00% N/A

Related Fees

Turnover provides investors a proxy for the trading fees incurred by mutual fund managers who frequently adjust position allocations. Higher turnover means higher trading fees.

ICLN Fees (% of AUM) Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
Turnover N/A 4.00% 124.00% 62.50%

ICLN - Distributions

Dividend Yield Analysis

ICLN Category Low Category High ICLN % Rank
Dividend Yield 0.00% 0.00% 12.45% 30.00%

Dividend Distribution Analysis

ICLN Category Low Category High Category Mod
Dividend Distribution Frequency SemiAnnual Annual Quarterly Annual

Net Income Ratio Analysis

ICLN Category Low Category High ICLN % Rank
Net Income Ratio 3.07% -2.04% 5.19% 13.33%

Capital Gain Distribution Analysis

ICLN Category Low Category High Capital Mode
Capital Gain Distribution Frequency Annually Annually Annually Annually

Distributions History

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ICLN - Fund Manager Analysis

Managers

Greg Savage


Start Date

Tenure

Tenure Rank

Jun 24, 2008

13.94

13.9%

Greg Savage, Managing Director; has been associated with BlackRock Fund Advisors since 2009. Mr. Savage has been a senior portfolio manager for BFA and BTC since 2009. Prior to his employment with BFA and BTC, Mr. Savage was a senior portfolio manager from 2006 to 2009 for BGFA and BGI and a portfolio manager from 2001 to 2006 for BGFA and BGI.

Jennifer Hsui


Start Date

Tenure

Tenure Rank

Aug 01, 2012

9.84

9.8%

Jennifer Hsui, Managing Director & Portfolio Manager at BlackRock Investment Management LLC has been employed by BlackRock Fund Advisors as a senior portfolio manager since 2007. Prior to that, Ms. Hsui was a portfolio manager from 2006 to 2007 for BGFA. She was a research analyst for RBC Capital Markets from 2003 to 2006.

Amy Whitelaw


Start Date

Tenure

Tenure Rank

Aug 01, 2018

3.83

3.8%

Amy Whitelaw is Managing Director of BlackRock, Inc. since 2013 and was Director of the firm from 2009 to 2012. Ms. Whitelaw's service with the firm dates back to 1998, including her years with Barclays Global Investors (BGI), which merged with BlackRock in 2009. Ms. Whitelaw served as Principal of BGI from 2000 to 2009. Previously Ms. Whitelaw worked in the Transition Services group as a transition manager and strategist, and was also an international equity trader on BGI’s trading desk.

Paul Whitehead


Start Date

Tenure

Tenure Rank

Jan 01, 2022

0.41

0.4%

Paul Whitehead is responsible for supporting the day-to-day management of the MML Blend Fund’s portfolio, including setting the Fund’s overall investment strategy and overseeing the management of the Fund. Mr. Whitehead is a Managing Director of BlackRock, Inc., Co-Head of Index Equity, and Co-Head of BlackRock’s ETF and Index Investments business. Mr. Whitehead also oversees the management of BlackRock’s Institutional and iShares funds. Mr. Whitehead was previously the Global Head of Equity Trading and the Global Head of Transition Management within BlackRock’s Global Trading Group. Mr. Whitehead’s service with the firm dates back to 1996, including his years with Barclays Global Investors, which merged with BlackRock in 2009. Prior to his current role, Mr. Whitehead was Head of Americas Equity Trading. Previously, he managed the trading team responsible for all Institutional Index funds, Exchange Traded funds, and Transition Management mandates. Mr. Whitehead represents BlackRock on the board of Luminex, a buy-side owned Alternative Trading System launched in 2015.

Tenure Analysis

Category Low Category High Category Average Category Mode
0.75 23.1 11.08 1.25