iShares Gold Trust (IAU)

NYSEARCA: IAU · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
+0.16 (0.44%)
May 26, 2023, 4:00 PM EDT - Market closed
Assets $28.37B
Expense Ratio 0.25%
PE Ratio n/a
Shares Out 768.45M
Dividend (ttm) n/a
Dividend Yield n/a
Ex-Dividend Date n/a
Payout Ratio n/a
1-Year Return +4.89%
Volume 2,150,916
Open 36.87
Previous Close 36.76
Day's Range 36.75 - 36.99
52-Week Low 30.69
52-Week High 39.04
Beta 0.15
Holdings 1
Inception Date Jan 21, 2005

About IAU

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The iShares Gold Trust (IAU) is an exchange-traded fund that is based on the LBMA Gold Price index. The fund tracks the gold spot price, less expenses and liabilities, using gold bars held in vaults around the world. IAU was launched on Jan 21, 2005 and is managed by BlackRock.

Asset Class Commodity
Category Commodities Focused
Region North America
Stock Exchange NYSEARCA
Ticker Symbol IAU
Issuer BlackRock
Index Tracked LBMA Gold Price


Gold, Silver, Platinum – Silver Pulls Back As Traders Take Profits After The Recent Rebound

Gold is mostly flat in quiet trading, while platinum stays range-bound.

11 hours ago - FXEmpire

Gold price settles in below $1,950 ahead of Congress debt ceiling vote and June Fed decision

(Kitco News) - With market expectations leaning towards another rate hike in June and the debt ceiling deal ready for a Congress vote, gold is taking a breather just below $1,950 an ounce.

11 hours ago - Kitco

Gold Price Forecast – Gold Markets Continue to Look for Buyers

Gold markets were sluggish during Monday's trading session, but that's not a huge surprise considering it was Memorial Day.

12 hours ago - FXEmpire

Gold Price Forecast: XAU Traders Eyeing Debt Ceiling Deal, Fed Policy

Debt deal, inflation, higher rates, spending data impact gold (XAU) trade, raising concerns about prolonged rates.

1 day ago - FXEmpire

Gold's Downward Spiral Continues: Is the Pullback Almost Over?

Bearish signs and an expanding triangle pattern suggest a maximum correction for gold, with the convergence of trendlines and Fibonacci zone reinforcing this possibility.

3 days ago - FXEmpire

U.S. economic data hammers gold price as markets gear up for a rate hike in June

(Kitco News) - The gold market got battered by upbeat economic data and stubbornly high inflation. As gold posted its third weekly loss, markets recalibrated for another 25-basis-point rate hike in Ju...

3 days ago - Kitco

Why gold still has a shot to reach a record high this year

Investors tried and failed earlier this month to lift gold prices to a fresh record high and even the risk of a U.S. debt default has been unable to keep prices for the precious metal above the key $2...

3 days ago - Market Watch

Gold futures tally a third straight weekly decline

Gold futures finished a bit higher on Friday, but still logged a third straight weekly loss. Gold's attempted recovery ahead of the weekend was dampened a bit by “further evidence of still-stubborn U....

3 days ago - Market Watch

Gold Weekly Price Forecast – Gold Markets Plunge for the Week

Gold markets have fallen rather hard during the week, as we have seen interest rates play havoc with the market.

3 days ago - FXEmpire

Wall Street split on gold price direction after three weeks of losses - Kitco's gold price survey

(Kitco News) - The gold market suffered another week of losses, falling for the third week as markets shifted expectations from a rate pause to a rate hike at the Federal Reserve's June meeting. The s...

3 days ago - Kitco

Gold, Silver, Platinum – Silver Gains 2% As Traders Buy The Dip

Precious metals are moving higher despite rising Treasury yields.

3 days ago - FXEmpire

Gold Forecast – Stocks Trigger Hindenburg Omen as Gold Seeks a June Low

If the Fed announces no more hikes and goes on pause, gold should begin its next leg higher.

3 days ago - FXEmpire

Gold Price Forecast – Gold Markets Initially Tried to Rally During the Trading Session but Failed

The gold market initially tried to rally during the trading session on Friday but has given up gains as we continue to see weakness and of course strength in the US dollar.

3 days ago - FXEmpire

U.S. durable goods beat expectations in April, gold price falls

(Kitco News) - Gold dropped after the newly released data showed that orders for long-lasting U.S. factory goods were up 1.1% in April versus the expected decrease of 1%.

3 days ago - Kitco

Gold price drops below $1,950 as Fed's preferred inflation indicator comes in hotter-than-expected

(Kitco News) - Gold lost more ground after the U.S. annual core PCE price index came in at 4.7% in April versus the consensus forecast of 4.6%.

3 days ago - Kitco

Gold edges higher after seeing 9-week low as traders hope for U.S. debt-ceiling deal

Gold prices edged higher on Friday after the most-active contract settled at its lowest level in about nine weeks a day earlier.

3 days ago - Market Watch

Gold price rebounds on short covering, bargain buying

(Kitco News) - Gold and silver prices are firmer in early U.S. trading Friday, on bargain hunting and short covering after gold hit a nine-week low and silver a two-month bottom overnight.

3 days ago - Kitco

Gold Price Forecast: XAU Inches Up as U.S. Dollar Weakens Amid Debt Negotiations

Gold prices find support as the U.S. Dollar weakens, driven by ongoing debt negotiations and the Federal Reserve's interest rate plans.

3 days ago - FXEmpire

May 26 - Gold Laser Focus: Intra-day price entry levels for the active trader

(Kitco News) - This 5-minute bar chart for Comex gold futures can be a valuable analytical and trading tool for the active intra-day gold futures trader/market watcher.

3 days ago - Kitco

Gold's Current Correction: Implications for Future Trends and Support Levels

The current dip in gold prices presents a potential buying opportunity, as the 100-Day EMA and uptrend line should offer strong support.

4 days ago - FXEmpire

Gold futures down 4 sessions in a row

Gold futures settled lower Thursday for a fourth session in a row. The stronger U.S. dollar, as well as higher Treasury yields, pressured gold prices, said Michael Hewson, chief market analyst at CMC ...

4 days ago - Market Watch

Gold, Silver, Platinum – Gold Slips Below $1950 As Dollar Tests New Highs

Silver declined by more than 1% while platinum made an attempt to stabilize after the recent sell-off.

4 days ago - FXEmpire

Gold, silver down following upbeat U.S. economic data

(Kitco News) - Gold and silver prices are solidly lower in midday U.S. trading Thursday, with gold hitting a nine-week low and silver a two-month bottom, in the wake of better-than-expected U.S. econo...

4 days ago - Kitco

U.S. pending home sales unchanged in April, gold price pares some losses

(Kitco News) - Gold prices ticked higher as the U.S. pending home sales disappointed in April, coming in unchanged.

4 days ago - Kitco

Gold Price Forecast – Gold Markets Show Support

Gold markets have gone back and forth during the trading session on Thursday to continue to see quite a bit of questions asked of where we go next.

4 days ago - FXEmpire