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

NYSEARCA: GUNR · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
39.01 -0.74 (-1.86%)
Oct 21, 2021 1:22 PM EDT - Market open
Expense Ratio0.46%
PE Ratio29.21
Shares Out154.35M
Dividend (ttm)$1.21
Dividend Yield3.06%
Ex-Dividend DateSep 17, 2021
1-Year Return
Previous Close39.75
Day's Range38.93 - 39.36
52-Week Low25.33
52-Week High40.04
Inception DateSep 16, 2011

About GUNR

The investment seeks investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance, before fees and expenses, of the Morningstar® Global Upstream Natural Resources IndexSM. 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. The index reflects the performance of a selection of equity securities that are traded in or are issued by companies domiciled in global developed or emerging markets, as determined by the index provider pursuant to its index methodology. It is non-diversified.

Asset ClassEquity
SectorNatural Resources
Stock ExchangeNYSEARCA
Ticker SymbolGUNR
Index TrackedMorningstar Global Upstream Natural Resources Index

Top 10 Holdings

34.30% of assets
Exxon MobilXOM5.36%
Nutrien LtdNTR.TO4.12%
Archer Daniels MidlandADM3.62%
BHP Group LtdBHP.AX3.31%
TotalEnergies SETTE.PA2.75%
Rio Tinto PLCRIO.L2.75%
Tyson FoodsTSN2.44%
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Ex-DividendAmountPay Date
Sep 17, 2021$0.5436Sep 23, 2021
Jun 18, 2021$0.2385Jun 24, 2021
Mar 19, 2021$0.23843Mar 25, 2021
Dec 18, 2020$0.1893Dec 24, 2020
Sep 18, 2020$0.274Sep 24, 2020
Jun 19, 2020$0.1893Jun 25, 2020
Full Dividend History


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