iShares MSCI Japan ETF Company Profile (NYSE:EWJ)

About iShares MSCI Japan ETF (NYSE:EWJ)

iShares MSCI Japan ETF logoiShares MSCI Japan ETF (the fund), formerly Ishares Msci Japan Index Fund, is an exchange-traded fund. The Fund seeks to provide investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance, before fees and expenses, of publicly traded securities in the Japanese market, as measured by the MSCI Japan Index (the Index). The Index consists of stocks traded primarily on the Tokyo Stock Exchange. The Fund invests in a representative sample of securities included in the Index that collectively has an investment profile similar to the Index. The Index is reviewed quarterly. BlackRock Fund Advisors (BFA) serves as the investment advisor to the Fund.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: Exchange Traded Fund
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:EWJ
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: N/A
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $52.04
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $51.04
  • 52 Week Range: $44.60 - $53.19
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 5.84 million shs.
 

Frequently Asked Questions for iShares MSCI Japan ETF (NYSE:EWJ)

What is iShares MSCI Japan ETF's stock symbol?

iShares MSCI Japan ETF trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "EWJ."

How often does iShares MSCI Japan ETF pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for iShares MSCI Japan ETF?

iShares MSCI Japan ETF declared a semiannual dividend on Wednesday, December 21st. Stockholders of record on Friday, December 23rd will be given a dividend of $0.5835 per share on Wednesday, December 28th. This represents a dividend yield of 2.35%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Wednesday, December 21st. This is a boost from iShares MSCI Japan ETF's previous semiannual dividend of $0.09. View iShares MSCI Japan ETF's Dividend History.

When did iShares MSCI Japan ETF's stock split? How did iShares MSCI Japan ETF's stock split work?

iShares MSCI Japan ETF shares reverse split before market open on Monday, November 7th 2016. The 1-4 reverse split was announced on Friday, October 14th 2016. The number of shares owned by shareholders was adjusted after the closing bell on Friday, November 4th 2016. An investor that had 100 shares of iShares MSCI Japan ETF stock prior to the reverse split would have 25 shares after the split.

Who are some of iShares MSCI Japan ETF's key competitors?

How do I buy iShares MSCI Japan ETF stock?

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

How much does a share of iShares MSCI Japan ETF stock cost?

One share of iShares MSCI Japan ETF stock can currently be purchased for approximately $53.18.

Analyst Ratings

Consensus Ratings for iShares MSCI Japan ETF (NYSE:EWJ) (?)
Ratings Breakdown: No ratings tracked in the last 12 months.
Consensus Rating:N/A (Score: NaN)
Consensus Price Target: N/A

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Earnings

Earnings History for iShares MSCI Japan ETF (NYSE:EWJ)
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Estimates

Earnings Estimates for iShares MSCI Japan ETF (NYSE:EWJ)

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Dividends

Current Dividend Information for iShares MSCI Japan ETF (NYSE:EWJ)
Most Recent Dividend:12/28/2016
Annual Dividend:$1.17
Dividend Yield:2.20%
Dividend Growth:20.80% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:
Dividend Payments by Quarter for iShares MSCI Japan ETF (NYSE:EWJ)

Dividend History by Quarter for iShares MSCI Japan ETF (NYSE:EWJ)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
12/21/2016semiannual$0.582.35%12/21/201612/23/201612/28/2016
6/22/2016semiannual$0.091.59%6/22/20166/24/20166/28/2016
12/21/2015semiannual$0.091.46%12/21/201512/23/201512/28/2015
6/25/2015semiannual$0.071.01%6/25/20156/29/20157/1/2015
12/17/2014semiannual$0.071.18%12/17/201412/19/201412/24/2014
6/25/2014semiannual$0.081.37%6/25/20146/27/20147/2/2014
12/18/2013semiannual$0.091.48%12/18/201312/20/201312/30/2013
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for iShares MSCI Japan ETF (NYSE:EWJ)
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Headline Trends for iShares MSCI Japan ETF (NYSE:EWJ)
Latest Headlines for iShares MSCI Japan ETF (NYSE:EWJ)
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www.nasdaq.com - March 22 at 3:20 AM
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This page was last updated on 5/26/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff