ROBO Global Robotics & Automation Index ETF (ROBO)

NYSEARCA: ROBO · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
+0.41 (0.72%)
Feb 29, 2024, 4:00 PM EST - Market closed
Assets $1.34B
Expense Ratio 0.95%
PE Ratio 29.80
Shares Out 23.58M
Dividend (ttm) $0.03
Dividend Yield 0.05%
Ex-Dividend Date Dec 26, 2023
Payout Ratio 1.46%
1-Year Return +8.40%
Volume 129,850
Open 57.31
Previous Close 57.00
Day's Range 57.12 - 57.66
52-Week Low 45.42
52-Week High 60.29
Beta 1.22
Holdings 88
Inception Date Oct 22, 2013

About ROBO

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The ROBO Global Robotics & Automation Index ETF (ROBO) is an exchange-traded fund that mostly invests in stocks based on a particular theme. The fund tracks a global index of companies involved in robotics and automation. The portfolio utilizes a tiered weighting strategy. ROBO was launched on Oct 22, 2013 and is issued by Exchange Traded Concepts.

Asset Class Equity
Category Global Small/Mid Stock
Region Global
Stock Exchange NYSEARCA
Ticker Symbol ROBO
Index Tracked ROBO Global Robotics and Automation TR Index

Top 10 Holdings

18.61% of assets
Name Symbol Weight
NVIDIA Corporation NVDA 2.14%
Azenta, Inc. AZTA 2.09%
Intuitive Surgical, Inc. ISRG 2.00%
Daifuku Co Ltd 6383.T 1.81%
Kardex Holding AG Registered Shares KARN.SW 1.79%
Illumina, Inc. ILMN 1.79%
Zebra Technologies Corporation ZBRA 1.77%
iRhythm Technologies, Inc. IRTC 1.77%
Keyence Corp 6861.T 1.75%
Renishaw PLC RSW.L 1.70%
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Ex-Dividend Amount Pay Date
Dec 26, 2023 $0.02815 Dec 29, 2023
Dec 28, 2021 $0.1231 Dec 31, 2021
Dec 28, 2020 $0.1192 Dec 31, 2020
Dec 24, 2019 $0.1558 Dec 31, 2019
Dec 24, 2018 $0.12111 Dec 31, 2018
Dec 26, 2017 $0.00988 Dec 29, 2017
Full Dividend History


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