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iShares Gold Trust owns gold transferred to the Trust in exchange for shares issued by the Trust (Shares). The assets of the Trust consist primarily of gold held by the Trust's custodian on behalf of the Trust. The activities of the Trust are limited to issuing shares in exchange for the gold deposited with the Custodian as consideration, selling gold as necessary to cover the Sponsor's fee, Trust expenses not assumed by the Sponsor and other liabilities, and delivering gold in exchange for Baskets surrendered for redemption. It does not engage in any activities designed to obtain a profit from, or to ameliorate losses caused by, changes in the price of gold. According to our IAU split history records, Ishares Gold Trust has had 1 split.
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Ishares Gold Trust (IAU) has 1 split in our IAU split history database. The split for IAU took place on June 24, 2010. This was a 10 for 1 split, meaning for each share of IAU owned pre-split, the shareholder now owned 10 shares. For example, a 1000 share position pre-split, became a 10000 share position following the split.

When a company such as Ishares Gold Trust splits its shares, the market capitalization before and after the split takes place remains stable, meaning the shareholder now owns more shares but each are valued at a lower price per share. Often, however, a lower priced stock on a per-share basis can attract a wider range of buyers. If that increased demand causes the share price to appreciate, then the total market capitalization rises post-split. This does not always happen, however, often depending on the underlying fundamentals of the business.

Looking at the IAU split history from start to finish, an original position size of 1000 shares would have turned into 10000 today. Below, we examine the compound annual growth rate — CAGR for short — of an investment into Ishares Gold Trust shares, starting with a $10,000 purchase of IAU, presented on a split-history-adjusted basis factoring in the complete IAU split history. IAU split adjusted history picture

Growth of $10,000.00
Without Dividends Reinvested

Start date: 01/27/2010
End date: 01/24/2020
Start price/share: $10.66
End price/share: $15.02
Dividends collected/share: $0.00
Total return: 40.90%
Average Annual Total Return: 3.49%
Starting investment: $10,000.00
Ending investment: $14,091.04
Years: 10.00
Date Ratio
06/24/201010 for 1
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