iShares ESG Aware MSCI USA Small-Cap ETF
Fund offered by:
BlackRock/iShares
Ticker: ESMLsocially responsible
Military weapon grade
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$5.95 MILLION
Military weapons
13
military weapon stocks found
1.63%
of assets flagged
Data as of 10/30/20
For each weapons category, we show the fund's exposure.
  Click a category to see the breakdown of companies in the pie chart and list below.
Military weapons
Major military contractors
Major military contractors
Top 100 military contractors
1.63%
of assets
13
holdings
$5.95M
invested
Cluster munitions and landmines
Cluster munitions and landmines
Manufacturers of weapons banned in 100+ countries
0 direct stock holdings
Nuclear weapons
Nuclear weapons
Manufacturers/servicers of nuclear armaments
0.67%
of assets
4
holdings
$2.43M
invested
Military weapon companies
13 holdings
13 holdings
  • 1. AECOM
    Major military contractors iconNuclear weapons icon
    0.28% of assets
    $1.02M invested
  • 2. BWX Technologies Inc
    Major military contractors iconNuclear weapons icon
    0.24% of assets
    $867,068 invested
  • 3. Oshkosh Corp
    Major military contractors icon
    0.2% of assets
    $747,763 invested
  • 4. Curtiss-Wright Corp
    Major military contractors icon
    0.16% of assets
    $585,374 invested
  • 5. DXC Technology Co
    Major military contractors icon
    0.15% of assets
    $547,000 invested
See all
These are the military weapon results.
We also track civilian firearm manufacturers.
iShares ESG Aware MSCI USA Small-Cap ETF $ESML is 1.63% invested in military weapon stocks, with $5.95 MILLION invested across 13 equity holdings
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Financial performance
Performance data provided byMorningstarFind more financial data on ESML at Morningstar.com
Current fund
ESML
iShares ESG Aware MSCI USA Small-Cap ETF
Family
BlackRock/iShares
Category
Small Blend
vs.
Benchmark
IVV
iShares Core S&P 500 ETF
Family
iShares from BlackRock
Category
Large Blend
Fund comparison settings
Investment timeline
Performance as of: 10/31/20
1 year
3 years
5 years
10 years
Benchmark
Suggested: S&P 500
IVV - iShares Core S&P 500 ETF
Fund comparison results
Compared to the benchmark, this fund has:
Lower 1-yr returns 
-8.05% less in annualized returns
Less invested in weapons overall 
1.57% less invested
Less invested in military weapons 
0.87% less invested
Less invested in civilian firearms 
0.71% less invested
Current fund
ESML
iShares ESG Aware MSCI USA Small-Cap ETF
Family
BlackRock/iShares
Category
Small Blend
vs.
Benchmark
IVV
iShares Core S&P 500 ETF
Family
iShares from BlackRock
Category
Large Blend
Fund comparison settings
Investment timeline
Performance as of: 10/31/20
1 year
3 years
5 years
10 years
Benchmark
Suggested: S&P 500
IVV - iShares Core S&P 500 ETF
Fund comparison results
Compared to the benchmark, this fund has:
Lower 1-yr returns 
-8.05% less in annualized returns
Less invested in weapons overall 
1.57% less invested
Less invested in military weapons 
0.87% less invested
Less invested in civilian firearms 
0.71% less invested
Current fund
ESML
iShares ESG Aware MSCI USA Small-Cap ETF
Family
BlackRock/iShares
Category
Small Blend
vs.
Benchmark
IVV
iShares Core S&P 500 ETF
Family
iShares from BlackRock
Category
Large Blend
Fund comparison settings
Investment timeline
Performance as of: 10/31/20
1 year
3 years
5 years
10 years
Benchmark
Suggested: S&P 500
IVV - iShares Core S&P 500 ETF
Fund comparison results
Compared to the benchmark, this fund has:
Lower 1-yr returns 
-8.05% less in annualized returns
Less invested in weapons overall 
1.57% less invested
Less invested in military weapons 
0.87% less invested
Less invested in civilian firearms 
0.71% less invested
Month-end trailing returns  
Annualized returns
Weapon analysis
1-yr
3-yr
5-yr
10-yr
Overall weapon weight
This fund
ESML - iShares ESG Aware MSCI USA Small-Cap ETF
1.63%
/
/
/
1.63% 
Benchmark
IVV - iShares Core S&P 500 ETF
9.68%
10%
12%
13%
3.21% 
Fund compared to benchmark
 
-8.05%
/
/
/
1.57%  lower
Find more financial data on ESML at Morningstar.com
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