Equity: U.S. Transportation

IYT Top Performer Intra-day
Price $195.09
Today’s Change 0.96%
4:00pm 09/13/2019
XTN Bottom Performer Intra-day
Price $63.46
Today’s Change 0.28%
4:00pm 09/13/2019

ETF.com Insight

With 4 ETFs and over $663.47M in combined AUM, the Equity: U.S. Transportation segment provides exposure to the U.S. space with a focus on Industrials securities.

Year-to-date, the best-performing ETF in the segment is the SPDR S&P Kensho Smart Mobility ETF (HAIL), with a total return of 19.39%. Meanwhile, the most popular ETF is the iShares Transportation Average ETF (IYT) with $514.44MB in assets under management.

Investors should take a look at the (). This fund has been chosen as an Analyst Pick by FactSet, thus is the best ETF for the average investor. has an expense ratio of -- and tracks the .

ETF.com Efficiency Insight

The average efficiency score in the Equity: U.S. Transportation segment is 92 out of 100, with the SPDR S&P Transportation ETF(XTN) obtaining the highest rating of 93 out of 100.

Costs dominate the discussion around efficiency. ETFs in the segment have an average expense ratio of 0.46% per year, with the SPDR S&P Transportation ETF (XTN) having the lowest expense ratio, charging investors 0.35% yearly.

Investors should look for funds with tight tracking, such as the SPDR S&P Transportation ETF (XTN), with a 12-month median tracking difference of -0.34%.

Tracking Difference (12 Month)

ETF.com Tradability Insight

The average tradability score in the Equity: U.S. Transportation segment is 71 out of 100, with the iShares Transportation Average ETF(IYT) obtaining the highest rating of 95 out of 100.

The iShares Transportation Average ETF (IYT) is the undisputed segment leader when it comes to liquidity. The fund trades 41.60M in daily average volume. Investors should also find ample liquidity in the SPDR S&P Transportation ETF (XTN), with $723.57K in daily dollar volume.

Use limit orders to trade funds such as the SPDR S&P Kensho Smart Mobility ETF(HAIL), due to their double-digit market spreads.

ETF.com/ Block Liquidity

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ETF.com Fit Insight

The Thomson Reuters United States Transportation has been selected as the index that most accurately represents the market in question. The benchmark has been selected by the ETF Analytics team at FactSet, according to a series of guidelines to ensure this index accurately captures its market.

Investors trying to match a broad market exposure should pay attention to IYT. This fund obtains a high Fit score and investors should capture market-like returns.

Other funds diverge from the market, by nature of their investment mandates; for example, HAIL follows a Equal strategy and obtains a low Fit score compared with our neutral benchmark.

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