The investment seeks to track the investment results of the MSCI USA Sector Neutral Quality Index composed of U.S. large- and mid-capitalization stocks with quality characteristics as identified through certain fundamental metrics.
The top 10 holdings in the Ishares MSCI USA Quality Factor ETF as of July 13, 2017, are:
Altria Group Inc = 7.29%
Johnson & Johnson = 5.03%
Microsoft Corp = 3.76%
Apple Inc = 3.48%
3M Co = 3.29%
Mastercard Inc = 2.53%
Starbucks Corp = 2.48%
Charles Schwab Corp = 2.36%
International Business Machines Corp = 2.36%
Exxon Mobil Corp = 2.28%
Ishares MSCI USA Quality Factor ETF Chart
QUAL has a good setup pattern. Large players volume is surging higher and the Twiggs Money Flow shows that QUAL is under accumulation.
Prices have been consolidating lately and the volatility has been reduced forming a momentum squeeze.
There is a resistance zone just above the current price starting at 75.32. Right above this resistance zone may be a good entry point. There is a support zone below the current price at 74.83, a stop order could be placed below this zone.
Ishares MSCI USA Quality Factor ETF Review
The investment seeks to track the investment results of the MSCI USA Sector Neutral Quality Index composed of U.S. large- and mid-capitalization stocks with quality characteristics as identified through certain fundamental metrics. The fund generally will invest at least 90% of its assets in the component securities of the underlying index and may invest up to 10% of its assets in certain futures, options and swap contracts, cash and cash equivalents. The index is based on a traditional market capitalization-weighted parent index, the MSCI USA Index.
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