iShares MSCI All Country World Minimum Volatility ETF (ACWV)

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Best Fit Global Funds ETFs

U.S. News evaluated 10 Global Funds ETFs and 3 make our Best Fit list. Our list highlights the best passively managed funds for long-term investors. Rankings are assigned based on comparisons with Best Fit funds in this category.

How we identify Best Fit Funds

Best Fit Scorecard
Costs Good
Tracking Error Good
Bid/Ask Ratio Excellent
Holdings Diversity Excellent

Fund Description

The investment seeks to track the investment results of an index composed of developed and emerging market equities that, in the aggregate, have lower volatility characteristics relative to the broader developed and emerging equity markets. The fund seeks to track the investment results of the MSCI ACWI Minimum Volatility (USD) Index (the "underlying index"). BFA uses a "passive" or indexing approach to try to achieve the fund's investment objective. It generally invests at least 90% of its assets in securities of the underlying index or in depositary receipts representing securities in the underlying index. The fund is non-diversified.

Fund Snapshot Updated 04.16.2014

Previous Close $64.50 Expense Ratio 0.34%
YTD Return 1.29% Avg. 30-Day Volume 28,293
1-Year Return 6.5% Market Cap Loading...
Bid $64.48 Shares Outstanding 17,500,000
Ask $64.63 Dividends $1.57
Top 10 Holdings
Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) 1.60%
Mcdonalds Corp (MCD) 1.56%
Southern Co (SO) 1.50%
Automatic Data Processing Inc (ADP) 1.49%
General Mls Inc (GIS) 1.45%
Novartis Ag (E:NOVN) 1.41%
China Mobile Ltd (E:941) 1.33%
Nestle Sa (E:NESN) 1.25%
Verizon Communications Inc (VZ) 1.14%
Enbridge Inc (E:ENB) 1.10%
% of Total Holdings 13.80%

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Best Fit Global Funds

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