MXI - iShares Global Materials ETF

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Previous Close68.32
Open68.75
Bid0.00 x 800
Ask0.00 x 1200
Day's Range68.41 - 68.76
52 Week Range64.10 - 75.19
Volume28,281
Avg. Volume36,121
Net Assets273.69M
NAV66.75
PE Ratio (TTM)N/A
Yield1.99%
YTD Return-3.64%
Beta (3y)1.37
Expense Ratio (net)0.47%
Inception Date2006-09-12
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  • How Higher Energy Costs outside the US Benefited CF Industries
    Market Realistlast month

    How Higher Energy Costs outside the US Benefited CF Industries

    Earlier in this series, we looked at how higher energy costs led to an increase in nitrogen fertilizer prices. In Europe, the cost of natural gas rose by 53% year-over-year as of June 2018, according to CF Industries (CF). China, which uses coal to produce nitrogen fertilizer, saw a 32% increase in prices year-over-year as of May 2018. In its second-quarter press release, CF Industries stated that natural gas prices in Europe may continue to increase in 2019.

  • Inside Praxair’s Asian Segment in Q2 2018
    Market Realist2 months ago

    Inside Praxair’s Asian Segment in Q2 2018

    Praxair’s (PX) Asian segment was its second-biggest revenue contributor in Q2 2018. Its share of the company’s overall revenue expanded by 1.5 percentage points YoY (year-over-year) to ~16.4% from 14.9%. PX’s Asian revenue grew 19.0% YoY in the second quarter, to $502 million from $422 million.

  • MAP Prices Made New Highs Last Week
    Market Realist2 months ago

    MAP Prices Made New Highs Last Week

    MAP (monoammonium phosphate) prices continued to inch higher last week and hit new highs. Prices have continued to rise, indicating a favorable supply-demand environment for MAP fertilizers in the Brazil and NOLA (New Orleans) regions.

  • How Natural Gas Prices Moved Last Week
    Market Realist2 months ago

    How Natural Gas Prices Moved Last Week

    Between July 11 and July 18, natural gas spot prices at Henry Hub fell about 4.2% to $2.72 per MMBtu (million British thermal units). According to the EIA (Energy Information Administration), this decline in prices resulted from higher production or supply of natural gas.

  • DAP Prices Continue Their Significant Rise
    Market Realist2 months ago

    DAP Prices Continue Their Significant Rise

    Last week, which ended July 13, DAP (diammonium phosphate) prices continued to rise at most of the locations in the chart below. Rising DAP prices boost expectations for favorable earnings outcome for companies (MXI) such as Mosaic (MOS), Nutrien (NTR), and Israel Chemicals (ICL). Let’s look at DAP prices by location.

  • DAP Phosphate Fertilizer Prices Hit a High Last Week
    Market Realist3 months ago

    DAP Phosphate Fertilizer Prices Hit a High Last Week

    DAP (diammonium phosphate) fertilizer prices in four of seven locations around the world rose last week, continuing an upward momentum. Prices at the other three locations were unchanged. At each of the locations, the current prices were at their peak since the beginning of the year.

  • DowDuPont: Analyzing Institutional Investors’ Holdings
    Market Realist4 months ago

    DowDuPont: Analyzing Institutional Investors’ Holdings

    The first-quarter 13F filings indicate that institutional investors own 70.9% of DowDuPont’s (DWDP) outstanding shares. A total of 1,957 institutions hold DowDuPont. Among the institutions, 825 increased their positions on DowDuPont, 908 reduced their positions, and 224 maintained their positions. Although more institutions sold DowDuPont, more shares were bought by institutions than the number of shares sold.

  • Potash Prices: Unchanged Last Week
    Market Realist5 months ago

    Potash Prices: Unchanged Last Week

    Potash prices in the week ended April 20 were flat to positive at the locations we’ll cover below. Potash prices have remained strong so far in 2018, which is a relief for potash producers (MXI) Nutrien (NTR) (POT), Mosaic (MOS), and Intrepid Potash (IPI).

  • Potash Prices Were Broadly Mixed Last Week
    Market Realist6 months ago

    Potash Prices Were Broadly Mixed Last Week

    Fertilizer Price Update for the Week Ending March 23

  • DAP Prices Were Mixed for the Week Ended March 16
    Market Realist6 months ago

    DAP Prices Were Mixed for the Week Ended March 16

    How Fertilizer Prices Moved in the Week Ending March 16

  • Monsanto: Analysts’ Ratings and Target Price
    Market Realist6 months ago

    Monsanto: Analysts’ Ratings and Target Price

    March Update: Analysts' Ratings for Major Agribusiness Stocks

  • Potash Selling Prices Showed Strength in 4Q17
    Market Realist7 months ago

    Potash Selling Prices Showed Strength in 4Q17

    4Q Earnings Analysis: How These 8 Fertilizer Companies Stacked Up

  • Comparing Producers’ Nitrogen Fertilizer Realized Prices in 4Q17
    Market Realist7 months ago

    Comparing Producers’ Nitrogen Fertilizer Realized Prices in 4Q17

    4Q Earnings Analysis: How These 8 Fertilizer Companies Stacked Up

  • How Natural Gas Trended in the Week Ending February 23
    Market Realist7 months ago

    How Natural Gas Trended in the Week Ending February 23

    Fertilizer Prices Continued Upward Momentum Last Week

  • How Potash Prices Performed Last Week
    Market Realist8 months ago

    How Potash Prices Performed Last Week

    How Fertilizer Prices Moved in Week Ending January 26

  • Analysts’ Views Are Mixed following PPG’s 4Q17 Results
    Market Realist8 months ago

    Analysts’ Views Are Mixed following PPG’s 4Q17 Results

    PPG Industries’ 4Q17 Earnings Give Its Stock a Boost

  • How Did Monoammonium Phosphate Prices Move Last Week?
    Market Realist8 months ago

    How Did Monoammonium Phosphate Prices Move Last Week?

    Your Fertilizer Price Update for the Week Ending January 19

  • Praxair’s Valuation Compared to Its Peer before 4Q17 Earnings
    Market Realist8 months ago

    Praxair’s Valuation Compared to Its Peer before 4Q17 Earnings

    Its one-year forward PE (price-to-earnings) multiple currently stands at 25.8x. Its peer Air Products & Chemicals (APD) has a one-year forward PE multiple of 23.6x. The forward PE multiple is a valuation method that factors in future earnings.

  • MAP Prices Had Mixed Movements Last Week
    Market Realist8 months ago

    MAP Prices Had Mixed Movements Last Week

    Fertilizer Price Update for the Week Ending January 12

  • Analysts’ Views on FMC in January 2018
    Market Realist8 months ago

    Analysts’ Views on FMC in January 2018

    Agribusiness Stocks: January 2018 Analyst Ratings Update

  • 7 ETFs That Will Beat the Market in 2018
    InvestorPlace8 months ago

    7 ETFs That Will Beat the Market in 2018

    Hold on to that safety bar, because the market is off to a wild start in 2018. Not only that, more than a trillion dollars left actively managed exchange-traded funds last year and most of it found its way into passively managed ETFs. Thus, ETFs continue to be very popular, even though many of them are essentially duplicates of one another.

  • Market Realist9 months ago

    Why Natural Gas Rose Sharply Last Week

    Natural gas is one of the key input components for gas-based nitrogen fertilizer producers (MOO)(MXI) such as CF Industries (CF), Terra Nitrogen (TNH), CVR Partners (UAN), and Nutrien (NTR).

  • Market Realist10 months ago

    FMC: Analysts’ Ratings and Upgrades in November 2017

    FMC (FMC) reported its earnings on November 6, 2017. It reported an EPS (earnings per share) of $0.7, which beat analysts' estimate of $0.63 per share.

  • Market Realist11 months ago

    Mosaic’s Shipments Were Weak in 3Q17

    For Mosaic, the Phosphate segment's shipments suffered the most. The segment fell as much as 17% YoY to 2.1 million tons from 2.5 million tons.

  • Market Realist11 months ago

    DAP Prices Fell in North America, Rose in Morocco Last Week

    In the week ending October 13, 2017, the DAP (diammonium phosphate) prices were broadly mixed week-over-week.