iShares MSCI Italy Index Company Profile (NYSE:EWI)

About iShares MSCI Italy Index (NYSE:EWI)

iShares MSCI Italy Index logoiShares MSCI Italy Capped ETF, formerly iShares MSCI Italy Capped Index Fund (the Fund), is an exchange traded fund. The Fund seeks investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance, before fees and expenses, of the MSCI Italy 25/50 Index (Index). The Index consists of stocks traded primarily on the Milan Stock Exchange. The Underlying Index is a free-float adjusted market capitalization weighted index with a capping methodology applied to issuer weights so that no single issuer of a component exceeds 25% of the Underlying Index weight and all issuers with weight above 5% do not exceed 50% of the Underlying Index weight. Components primarily include energy, financial and utilities companies. The Fund will at all times invest at least 80% of its assets in the securities of its Underlying Index and in depositary receipts (DRs) representing securities in its Underlying Index. The Fund's investment advisor is BlackRock Fund Advisors.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Financials
  • Industry: Exchange Traded Funds
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:EWI
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: us.ishares.com
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $30.98
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $28.87
  • 52 Week Range: $20.80 - $31.61
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Profitability:
  • Net Margins: -1,266.75%
  • Return on Equity: -16.32%
  • Return on Assets: -15.85%
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 1.07 million shs.
 

Frequently Asked Questions for iShares MSCI Italy Index (NYSE:EWI)

What is iShares MSCI Italy Index's stock symbol?

iShares MSCI Italy Index trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "EWI."

How often does iShares MSCI Italy Index pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for iShares MSCI Italy Index?

iShares MSCI Italy Index announced a semiannual dividend on Tuesday, June 20th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, June 22nd will be paid a dividend of $0.4976 per share on Monday, June 26th. This represents a dividend yield of 3.64%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, June 20th. This is a positive change from iShares MSCI Italy Index's previous semiannual dividend of $0.22. View iShares MSCI Italy Index's Dividend History.

When did iShares MSCI Italy Index's stock split? How did iShares MSCI Italy Index's stock split work?

iShares MSCI Italy Index's stock reverse split on the morning of Monday, November 7th 2016. The 1-2 reverse split was announced on Friday, October 14th 2016. The number of shares owned by shareholders was adjusted after the market closes on Friday, November 4th 2016. An investor that had 100 shares of iShares MSCI Italy Index stock prior to the reverse split would have 50 shares after the split.

Are investors shorting iShares MSCI Italy Index?

iShares MSCI Italy Index saw a increase in short interest in the month of September. As of September 15th, there was short interest totalling 1,729,671 shares, an increase of 50.7% from the August 31st total of 1,148,090 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 670,209 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 2.6 days.

Who are some of iShares MSCI Italy Index's key competitors?

Who are iShares MSCI Italy Index's key executives?

iShares MSCI Italy Index's management team includes the folowing people:

  • Lee T. Kranefuss, Chairman of the Board, President
  • Michael Arthur Latham, Principal Financial Officer, Treasurer, Secretary
  • Cecilia H. Herbert, Independent Director
  • Charles A. Hurty, Independent Director
  • John E. Kerrigan, Independent Director
  • Richard K. Lyons, Independent Director
  • John E. Martinez, Director

How do I buy iShares MSCI Italy Index stock?

Shares of iShares MSCI Italy Index can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is iShares MSCI Italy Index's stock price today?

One share of iShares MSCI Italy Index stock can currently be purchased for approximately $30.76.


MarketBeat Community Rating for iShares MSCI Italy Index (NYSE EWI)
Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  26 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  23 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  49
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about iShares MSCI Italy Index and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe the stock will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe the stock will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

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Consensus Ratings for iShares MSCI Italy Index (NYSE:EWI) (How are Consensus Ratings Calculated?)
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Consensus Rating:N/A (Score: NaN)
Consensus Price Target: N/A
Consensus Price Target History for iShares MSCI Italy Index (NYSE:EWI)
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Earnings

Earnings History for iShares MSCI Italy Index (NYSE:EWI)
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Dividends

Current Dividend Information for iShares MSCI Italy Index (NYSE:EWI)
Most Recent Dividend:6/26/2017
Annual Dividend:$1.00
Dividend Yield:3.25%
Dividend Growth:8.90% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:
Dividend Payments by Quarter for iShares MSCI Italy Index (NYSE:EWI)

Dividend History by Quarter for iShares MSCI Italy Index (NYSE EWI)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
6/20/2017semiannual$0.503.64%6/20/20176/22/20176/26/2017
12/21/2016semiannual$0.221.85%12/21/201612/23/201612/28/2016
6/25/2015semiannual$0.283.52%6/25/20156/29/20157/1/2015
12/17/2014semiannual$0.101.39%12/17/201412/19/201412/24/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for iShares MSCI Italy Index (NYSE:EWI)
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Headlines

Headline Trends for iShares MSCI Italy Index (NYSE:EWI)
Latest Headlines for iShares MSCI Italy Index (NYSE:EWI)
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seekingalpha.com logoAre Foreign Stocks Really Cheaper Than Domestic Stocks?
seekingalpha.com - October 20 at 4:51 PM
thestreet.com logoEWI: Large Outflows Detected At ETF
www.thestreet.com - October 13 at 4:03 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoShort Interest in iShares MSCI Italy Index (EWI) Increases By 50.7%
www.americanbankingnews.com - October 3 at 2:18 AM
seekingalpha.com logoEWI: Time To Take Profits
seekingalpha.com - September 22 at 5:34 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoiShares MSCI Italy Index (NYSE:EWI) Short Interest Update
www.americanbankingnews.com - August 1 at 7:12 AM
seekingalpha.com logoDraghi Reassures As Eurozone Leads Developed Economies
seekingalpha.com - July 21 at 3:16 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoShort Interest in iShares MSCI Italy Index (EWI) Drops By 51.9%
www.americanbankingnews.com - July 4 at 7:06 AM
seekingalpha.com logoEWI: Italy Is Ready For A Relief Rally After The French Elections
seekingalpha.com - April 21 at 10:07 PM
nasdaq.com logoWater Oak Advisors LLC Buys iShares MSCI Sweden Capped, iShares MSCI Japan Index Fund, iShares ...
www.nasdaq.com - April 18 at 4:45 PM
thestreet.com logoSmart Beta ETFs Surpass $500 Billion in Assets, And Financial Advisors Better Understand Why
www.thestreet.com - March 13 at 11:51 AM
seekingalpha.com logoGermany Vs. Italy: A Long-Short Strategy
seekingalpha.com - January 13 at 5:50 PM
seekingalpha.com logoWhat Do Italy And Greece Have In Common?
seekingalpha.com - December 31 at 10:06 PM
zacks.com logoIs Italy Headed the Way of Greece? ETFs in Focus
www.zacks.com - December 21 at 5:53 PM
us.rd.yahoo.com logoItaly Vote May Not Be So Scary After All
us.rd.yahoo.com - December 2 at 3:31 PM
investopedia.com logoCould Italy’s Referendum End the Euro? (EWI)
www.investopedia.com - December 2 at 3:31 PM
seekingalpha.com logoAre You In The Right Hedged Italian Equity ETF?
seekingalpha.com - November 30 at 5:10 PM
marketwatch.com logoItaly ETFs see surge in interest ahead of referendum vote
www.marketwatch.com - November 30 at 5:10 PM
marketwatch.com logoInvestors are piling into Italy ETFs ahead of referendum
www.marketwatch.com - November 30 at 5:10 PM
blogs.barrons.com logoItalian ETFs Climb Ahead Of Sunday's Referendum
blogs.barrons.com - November 30 at 5:10 PM
biz.yahoo.com logoSplits Calendar: iShares Italy splits before market open today (1:2 ratio)
biz.yahoo.com - November 7 at 8:13 AM
thestreet.com logoThe EU's Banking Woes Just Got a Lot Worse; Here's How to Profit
www.thestreet.com - October 27 at 5:00 PM
investorplace.com logo3 Italian Stocks to Buy if “Quitaly” Happens
investorplace.com - October 19 at 9:51 AM
thestreet.com logoHere Are 2 Ways to Profit from the Potential Overseas Debt Crash
www.thestreet.com - October 5 at 5:10 PM
thestreet.com logoHere Are 2 Ways to Profit from the Potential Overseas Debt Crash
www.thestreet.com - October 5 at 5:10 PM
forbes.com logoSome Reasons For Recent Sell-Off Include China And Italy
www.forbes.com - September 14 at 4:58 PM
seekingalpha.com logoIn Focus: The Italian Banking Crisis
seekingalpha.com - August 18 at 4:56 PM
thestreet.com logoHere Is How to Profit From Italy's Massive Economic Mismanagement
www.thestreet.com - August 4 at 5:15 PM
thestreet.com logoIn Times of Volatility, Slow and Steady Wins the Race, Says BlackRock Strategist
www.thestreet.com - July 12 at 2:39 PM
forbes.com logoEWI, IRV: Big ETF Outflows
www.forbes.com - July 11 at 4:54 PM
cnbc.com logoEurope’s 'next domino to fall’ is teetering: Strategist
www.cnbc.com - July 8 at 10:32 AM

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This page was last updated on 10/21/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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