XCS - iShares S&P/TSX Small Cap Index ETF

The iShares S&P/TSX Small Cap Index ETF seeks to provide long-term capital growth by replicating, to the extent possible, the performance of the S&P®/TSX® SmallCap Index, net of expenses. The Index is comprised of the smaller (by market capitalization) securities listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange, selected by S&P Dow Jones Indices LLC using its industrial classifications and guidelines for evaluating issuer capitalization, liquidity and fundamentals.
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Historical Prices

 

Market Price

as of 17-Apr-2014

NAV

as of 17-Apr-2014

Close $16.95 $16.96
Change $0.11   0.65% $0.11   0.64%
52-week Range 13.02 - 16.95 12.98 - 16.96

Top Daily Holdings* as of 17-Apr-2014
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Holding % of Fund
SECURE ENERGY SERVICES INC. 1.60%
AIR CANADA CL B 1.56%
CAPITAL POWER CORP. 1.56%
HUDBAY MINERALS INC 1.29%
TRINIDAD DRILLING LTD. 1.29%
SUPERIOR PLUS CORP. 1.28%
CANADIAN ENERGY SERVICES & TECHNOL 1.20%
FIRSTSERVICE CORP. 1.19%
BELLATRIX EXPLORATION LTD. 1.17%
PARKLAND FUEL CORP. 1.15%
Total: 13.30%
*Holdings are subject to change.

Sector Breakdown as of 17-Apr-2014
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Sector

% of Fund

Sector

% of Fund

 
Energy
29.74%
 
Utilities
5.10%
 
Materials
22.13%
 
Information Technology
3.81%
 
Industrials
14.39%
 
Consumer Staples
2.88%
 
Financials
13.22%
 
Health Care
1.52%
 
Consumer Discretionary
6.99%  

Yield as of 16-Apr-2014
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  % of Yield
Distribution Yield Distribution Yield

The annual yield an investor would receive if the most recent fund distribution stayed the same going forward. The yield represents a single distribution from the fund and does not represent the total return of the fund. The yield is calculated by annualizing the most recent distribution and dividing by the fund NAV from the as-of date. This figure is net of management fees and other fund expenses.

2.78%
12-Month Trailing Yield 12-Month Trailing Yield

The yield an investor would have received if they had held the fund over the last twelve months assuming the most recent NAV. The 12-month trailing yield is calculated by summing any income distributions over the past twelve months and dividing by the fund NAV from the as-of date. This figure is net of management fees and other fund expenses.

2.15%

Fundamentals & Risk as of 16-Apr-2014

 
Price to Earnings Ratio Price To Earnings Ratio

The price to earnings ratio is a fundamental measure used to determine if an index is valued appropriately. The earnings used in the calculation is the 12 month trailing earnings.

16.40
Price to Book Ratio Price To Book Ratio

The price to book value ratio is a fundamental measure used to determine if an index is valued appropriately. The book value of a company is a measure of how much a company's assets are worth assuming the company's debts are paid off.

1.40

Profile

as of 17-Apr-2014

 
Assets Under Management $178,046,094
Rebalance Frequency Quarterly
Fiscal Year End 31-Dec-2014
Units Outstanding 10,500,000
Number of Holdings 217
Inception Date 14-May-2007
Index Provider S&P
Underlying Index S&P/TSX SmallCap Index

Fees & Expenses

 
Management Fee Management Fee

The annual fee payable by the fund to BlackRock Canada for acting as trustee and manager of the fund.

  0.55%
Management Expense Ratio (MER) Management Expense Ratio(MER)

As reported in the fund's most recent Annual Management Report of Fund Performance. MER includes all management fees and GST/HST paid by the fund for the period, including fees paid indirectly as a result of holdings of other ETFs.

  0.60%

Distribution Information as of  16-Apr-2014

 
Program Eligibility* DRIP
Eligible for Registered Plans Yes**
Distribution Frequency Quarterly
Last Distribution per Share $0.11717
Distribution Yield 2.78%
Last Date Paid 31-Mar-2014
*BlackRock Canada offers these programs through the fund's transfer agent. Participation by individual brokerage can vary.
**Investors should consult their plan operator to verify whether their specific account supports investments in iShares ETFs.

Trading Information

 
Ticker XCS
Underlying Index S&P/TSX SmallCap Index
Exchange Toronto Stock Exchange
CUSIP 46428G200
Listed Options N