FlexShares Morningstar Global Upstream Natural Resources Index ETF Index Fund (GUNR)

NYSEARCA: GUNR · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
+0.42 (1.04%)
Aug 8, 2022 4:00 PM EDT - Market closed
Assets $7.14B
NAV $39.99
Expense Ratio 0.46%
PE Ratio 18.38
Shares Out 178.45M
Dividend (ttm) $1.91
Dividend Yield 4.67%
Ex-Dividend Date Jun 17, 2022
1-Year Return +8.77%
Volume 890,052
Open 40.85
Previous Close 40.50
Day's Range 40.80 - 41.23
52-Week Low 34.65
52-Week High 49.23
Beta 0.98
Holdings 219
Inception Date Sep 16, 2011

About GUNR

The index reflects the performance of a selection of equity securities that are traded in or are issued by companies classiified as developed or emerging markets, as determined by the index provider pursuant to its index methodology. The fund will invest at least 80% of its total assets (exclusive of collateral held from securities lending) in the securities of the index and in ADRs and GDRs based on the securities in the index. It is non-diversified.

Asset Class Equity
Sector Natural Resources
Region Global
Issuer FlexShares
Stock Exchange NYSEARCA
Ticker Symbol GUNR
Index Tracked Morningstar Global Upstream Natural Resources Index

Top 10 Holdings

38.26% of assets
Name Symbol Weight
Exxon Mobil XOM 4.64%
Chevron CVX 3.86%
Archer-Daniels-Midland Company ADM 3.67%
Corteva CTVA 3.29%
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Ex-Dividend Amount Pay Date
Jun 17, 2022 $0.61316 Jun 24, 2022
Mar 18, 2022 $0.35074 Mar 24, 2022
Dec 17, 2021 $0.40421 Dec 23, 2021
Sep 17, 2021 $0.5436 Sep 23, 2021
Jun 18, 2021 $0.2385 Jun 24, 2021
Mar 19, 2021 $0.23843 Mar 25, 2021
Full Dividend History


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