IYT - iShares Transportation Average ETF

NYSEArca - NYSEArca Delayed Price. Currency in USD
196.05
+2.45 (+1.27%)
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Previous Close193.60
Open194.45
Bid0.00 x 800
Ask0.00 x 800
Day's Range193.43 - 196.89
52 Week Range160.64 - 206.73
Volume247,126
Avg. Volume195,696
Net Assets816.73M
NAV187.75
PE Ratio (TTM)N/A
Yield1.07%
YTD Return-1.71%
Beta (3y)0.86
Expense Ratio (net)0.44%
Inception Date2003-10-06
  • How Genesee and Wyoming’s Overall Carloads Trended in April
    Market Realist4 days ago

    How Genesee and Wyoming’s Overall Carloads Trended in April

    Genesee & Wyoming (GWR) released its railcar traffic data for April 2018 on May 14. The company has operations in three regions: North America, UK/Europe, and Australia. In April, the company’s same-railroad freight traffic in these regions was ~269,600 carloads, up 3.6% YoY (year-over-year) from ~260,200. On a reported volume basis, GWR’s railcar volume was down 3.7% in April this year.

  • CNI’s Freight Traffic Growth Lags Behind CP’s in Week 18
    Market Realist6 days ago

    CNI’s Freight Traffic Growth Lags Behind CP’s in Week 18

    In Week 18, Canada’s largest rail carrier, Canadian National Railway (CNI), saw its carload traffic rise 5.8% YoY (year-over-year) to ~65,800 railcars from ~62,200. Its growth was almost on par with US and Canadian railroads’ growth. In comparison, competitor Canadian Pacific Railway’s (CP) carload volumes grew 9.7%.

  • An Overview of Kansas City Southern’s Rail Traffic in Week 18
    Market Realist6 days ago

    An Overview of Kansas City Southern’s Rail Traffic in Week 18

    In Week 18 of this year, Kansas City Southern’s (KSU) carload traffic rose 3.7% YoY (year-over-year) to ~24,000 units from ~23,200. The US-Mexico railway’s freight volume growth has fluctuated recently. In comparison, US railroads’ (IYT) gained 6.4% in Week 18.

  • How BNSF’s Freight Growth Compared in Week 18
    Market Realist6 days ago

    How BNSF’s Freight Growth Compared in Week 18

    In the week ended May 5, Berkshire Hathaway–owned BNSF Railway’s (BRK.B) carload volumes grew by double digits, by 10.7% YoY (year-over-year) to ~98,100 railcars from ~88,600, doubling the growth seen by competitor Union Pacific (UNP). The latter’s carloads grew 5.2% in Week 18, while US rail carriers’ (IYT) grew 6.4%.

  • Expeditors International’s Blockbuster 1Q18 Sends Stock up 8%
    Market Realist13 days ago

    Expeditors International’s Blockbuster 1Q18 Sends Stock up 8%

    The United States’ premier road transportation (JBHT) company, Expeditors International of Washington (EXPD), announced its 1Q18 earnings today. The road carrier (IYT) puzzled analysts polled by Thomson Reuters with its strong earnings. EXPD beat analysts’ adjusted EPS (earnings per share) estimate of $0.65 by a wide margin of 17%. The company’s adjusted EPS for 1Q18 came in at $0.76, up a whopping 49% YoY (year-over-year).

  • Slew of Earnings Beat Fails to Lift Transport ETFs
    Zacks18 days ago

    Slew of Earnings Beat Fails to Lift Transport ETFs

    The transportation sector is riding high on first-quarter financial results but failed to boost its ETFs.

  • XPO Beat 1Q18 Estimates, but Higher Operating Costs Hurt Stock
    Market Realist19 days ago

    XPO Beat 1Q18 Estimates, but Higher Operating Costs Hurt Stock

    XPO Logistics, the US’s second-largest LTL (less-than-truckload) services provider, announced 1Q18 earnings after market hours on May 2. The company will hold its conference call on May 3 at 8:30 AM EST. The dominant road freight carrier (JBHT) in the US reported adjusted EPS (earnings per share) of $0.61, surpassing analysts’ estimate of $0.51. The company beat analysts’ projections by a wide margin of 19.6%.

  • American Airlines Stock Falls Due to Fuel Price Worries
    Market Realist21 days ago

    American Airlines Stock Falls Due to Fuel Price Worries

    In 1Q18, American Airlines’ (AAL) adjusted EPS (earnings per share) fell 8.5% YoY (year-over-year) to $0.75 from $0.85. The adjusted EPS, which excluded fleet restructuring and merger integration expenses, beat analysts’ expectation of $0.72. On a GAAP (generally accepted accounting principles) basis, AAL reported diluted EPS of $0.39.

  • Inside the Slow Rise in CSX’s Railcar Traffic in Week 16
    Market Realist24 days ago

    Inside the Slow Rise in CSX’s Railcar Traffic in Week 16

    Eastern US railroad CSX’s (CSX) carload traffic rose slightly in Week 16, by 1.6% YoY (year-over-year). In many weeks of 2018, the Florida-based rail giant has reported YoY railcar traffic decline. However, in recent weeks, the company’s shipments seem to have gotten back on track. In the week ended April 21, CSX’s carload traffic expanded YoY to ~70,500 units from ~69,400. CSX’s carload traffic gain was much lower than rival Norfolk Southern’s (NSC) 4.6% and US railroads’ 3.5%.

  • Wall Street Views on C.H. Robinson ahead of 1Q18 Earnings
    Market Realist25 days ago

    Wall Street Views on C.H. Robinson ahead of 1Q18 Earnings

    In this last part of our series, we’ll look at how analysts surveyed by Thomson Reuters are rating C. H. Robinson Worldwide (CHRW) ahead of its 1Q18 earnings. Currently, 21 analysts are covering the company. While four analysts (19%) have a “strong buy” rating on CHRW stock, three (14%) analysts have suggested a “buy.” Eleven analysts (52%) recommend a  “hold” on the company. Three (14%) analysts advise a “sell.”

  • Are New Tax Rules Pushing Durable Goods Orders Higher?
    Market Realist25 days ago

    Are New Tax Rules Pushing Durable Goods Orders Higher?

    Durable goods orders are an economic indicator that shows new orders placed with domestic manufacturers for delivery of high-value factory hard goods. The US Census Bureau publishes this report and the data required to prepare this report is collated from the US Census Bureau’s “Manufacturers’ Shipments, Inventories, and Orders (M3)” survey. The durable goods orders report for March was released on April 26.

  • Investopedialast month

    3 Charts That Suggest It's Time to Buy Into Transportation

    Active traders, particularly those who are followers of Dow Theory, tend to have an affinity for analyzing the charts within the transportation sector. In this article, we take a look at several key charts within the transportation sector and try to determine how traders will position themselves over the weeks and months ahead. The iShares Transportation Average ETF is one of the most popular funds used by active traders for gaining exposure to the transportation sector.

  • ETF Trendslast month

    Transportation ETFs Show Signs of Life

    The iShares Transportation Average ETF (IYT) and the SPDR S&P Transportation ETF (XTN) have traded slightly lower on a year-to-date basis, but both transportation exchange traded funds have recently shown signs of life. IYT tracks the Dow Jones Transportation Average (DJT). Transportation stocks were expected to benefit from lower oil prices and while that has been the case for airline stocks, other industry groups represented in IYT, including railroads, have lagged broader equity benchmarks.

  • FedEx Corporation Shares are Trucking Higher
    InvestorPlacelast month

    FedEx Corporation Shares are Trucking Higher

    Unlike most of the Street, FDX has already reported its latest quarterly earnings so traders can swing away without fear of a poor release throwing a wrench into what is becoming quite the beautiful chart.

  • CNBClast month

    Chart shows transports are about to power higher, Oppenheimer says

    With earnings on tap this week and next, the transportation group will likely cover more miles than usual. To one technician, the only direction for the group is up.

  • What Influenced Delta’s Record First-Quarter Revenue?
    Market Realistlast month

    What Influenced Delta’s Record First-Quarter Revenue?

    Delta Air Lines (DAL) reported record first-quarter revenue of $9.97 billion in 1Q18, a rise of 9.6% on a YoY (year-over-year) basis. It beat analysts’ revenue estimate of $9.84 billion.

  • Delta Air Lines Could Post Record First Quarter Revenue
    Market Realistlast month

    Delta Air Lines Could Post Record First Quarter Revenue

    Delta Air Lines (DAL) is projected to post revenues of $9.84 billion in 1Q18—7.6%% growth on a YoY (year-over-year) basis. Delta Air Lines reported revenues of $9.1 billion in 1Q17. If Delta Air Lines manages to meet or beat the expectations, it would likely post record first-quarter revenues. Higher revenues would also signal a turnaround in the first quarter revenues after sliding for two years. Jetblue Airways (JBLU), American Airlines (AAL), and Southwest Airlines (LUV) are projected to grow 9.2%, 8.5%, and 2.8%, respectively, in 1Q18.

  • What to Expect from Delta Air Lines’ 1Q18 Earnings
    Market Realistlast month

    What to Expect from Delta Air Lines’ 1Q18 Earnings

    Delta Air Lines (DAL) is set to announce its 1Q18 earnings on April 12, 2018, during market hours. The company will hold a conference call at 10:00 AM EST the same day to address the results.

  • Go Long Delta Air Lines, Inc. Even While Stocks Are in Limbo
    InvestorPlace2 months ago

    Go Long Delta Air Lines, Inc. Even While Stocks Are in Limbo

    In early February, the stock market had a sharp correction on the headline of an overheated jobs report. But since then, we’ve had a slew of political headlines threatening global growth, which exacerbated the situation. This morning is a perfect example as stocks are falling again on yet another headline From President Donald Trump about escalating tariff amounts.

  • Why China Is an Important Market for Boeing’s Global Reach
    Market Realist2 months ago

    Why China Is an Important Market for Boeing’s Global Reach

    Boeing: Could It Be Impacted by US-China Trade Standoff? In the first week of September 2017, Boeing (BA) came up with its estimate on the Chinese aviation market (IYT) for the next 20 years. Boeing’s September estimate for China refers to a 6% rise from its prediction in 2016.

  • Behind CSX’s Carload Traffic Slump in Week 12
    Market Realist2 months ago

    Behind CSX’s Carload Traffic Slump in Week 12

    Week 12: North American Rail Traffic Saw Growth Except in Mexico

  • Which Industries Helped Durable Goods Orders Beat Expectations?
    Market Realist2 months ago

    Which Industries Helped Durable Goods Orders Beat Expectations?

    Are We Starting to Witness the Positive Impact of Tax Cuts? Durable goods orders reflect new orders placed with domestic manufacturers for the delivery of factory hard goods in the near term. This report is published by the United States Census Bureau every month, and the required data is gathered through the United States Census Bureau’s Manufacturers’ Shipments, Inventories, and Orders (or M3) survey.

  • FedEx Spreads e-Commerce Wings with P2P Mailing Acquisition
    Market Realist2 months ago

    FedEx Spreads e-Commerce Wings with P2P Mailing Acquisition

    On March 27, 2018, Memphis-headquartered global logistics giant FedEx announced the acquisition of P2P Mailing for ~$130 million (or 92.0 million pounds). P2P has partnership agreements with final-mile delivery partners across the world. The company’s innovative IT platform allows customers to communicate with the platform in their local language.

  • ETFs & Stocks to Fly High on Record Spring Travel
    Zacks2 months ago

    ETFs & Stocks to Fly High on Record Spring Travel

    A higher number of Americans are planning to fly to their favorite spring destination this year.

  • How Major US Road Transportation Stocks Fared Last Week
    Market Realist2 months ago

    How Major US Road Transportation Stocks Fared Last Week

    How Transportation Stocks Fared in the Recent Market Mayhem