iShares MSCI Brazil Index Company Profile (NYSE:EWZ)

About iShares MSCI Brazil Index (NYSE:EWZ)

iShares MSCI Brazil Index logoiShares MSCI Brazil Capped Index Fund (the Fund), formerly iShares MSCI Brazil Index 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 Brazilian market, as measured by the MSCI Brazil Index (the Index). The Index seeks to measure the performance of the Brazilian equity market. It is a capitalization-weighted index that aims to capture 85% of the (publicly available) total market capitalization. The Fund invests in sectors, such as financials, energy, materials, consumer staples, utilities, consumer discretionary, telecommunication services, industrials, information technology and healthcare. BlackRock Fund Advisors (BFA) serves as the investment adviser to the Fund.

Industry, Sector and Symbol:
  • Sector: Finance
  • Industry: Exchange Traded Fund
  • Sub-Industry: N/A
  • Symbol: NYSE:EWZ
  • CUSIP: N/A
  • Web: N/A
Average Prices:
  • 50 Day Moving Avg: $37.04
  • 200 Day Moving Avg: $36.08
  • 52 Week Range: $25.15 - $40.80
P/E:
  • Trailing P/E Ratio: N/A
  • P/E Growth: 0.00
Misc:
  • Average Volume: 18.77 million shs.
 

Frequently Asked Questions for iShares MSCI Brazil Index (NYSE:EWZ)

What is iShares MSCI Brazil Index's stock symbol?

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

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

iShares MSCI Brazil Index announced a semiannual dividend on Wednesday, December 21st. Shareholders of record on Friday, December 23rd will be paid a dividend of $0.3954 per share on Wednesday, December 28th. This represents a yield of 2.53%. The ex-dividend date is Wednesday, December 21st. View iShares MSCI Brazil Index's Dividend History.

Are investors shorting iShares MSCI Brazil Index?

iShares MSCI Brazil Index saw a drop in short interest during the month of April. As of April 13th, there was short interest totalling 17,574,412 shares, a drop of 34.6% from the March 31st total of 26,886,226 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 14,535,502 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 1.2 days.

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

How do I buy iShares MSCI Brazil Index stock?

Shares of iShares MSCI Brazil 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.

How much does a share of iShares MSCI Brazil Index stock cost?

One share of iShares MSCI Brazil Index stock can currently be purchased for approximately $35.50.

Analyst Ratings

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

Analysts' Ratings History for iShares MSCI Brazil Index (NYSE:EWZ)
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DateFirmActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
7/24/2015Morgan StanleyDowngradeEqual -> UnderweightN/AView Rating Details
(Data available from 5/26/2015 forward)

Earnings

Earnings History for iShares MSCI Brazil Index (NYSE:EWZ)
No earnings announcements for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Estimates

Earnings Estimates for iShares MSCI Brazil Index (NYSE:EWZ)

No earnings estimates for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Dividends

Current Dividend Information for iShares MSCI Brazil Index (NYSE:EWZ)
Most Recent Dividend:12/28/2016
Annual Dividend:$0.79
Dividend Yield:2.23%
Dividend Growth:-25.20% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:
Dividend Payments by Quarter for iShares MSCI Brazil Index (NYSE:EWZ)

Dividend History by Quarter for iShares MSCI Brazil Index (NYSE:EWZ)
AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
12/21/2016semiannual$0.402.53%12/21/201612/23/201612/28/2016
6/25/2015semiannual$0.613.75%6/25/20156/29/20157/1/2015
12/17/2014semiannual$0.422.39%12/17/201412/19/201412/24/2014
6/25/2014semiannual$0.964%6/25/20146/27/20147/2/2014
12/18/2013semiannual$0.592.63%12/18/201312/20/201312/30/2013
6/27/2013semiannual$0.853.85%6/27/20137/1/20137/5/2013
12/27/2012special$0.1312/27/201212/31/20121/3/2013
12/18/2012semiannual$0.381.41%12/18/201212/20/201212/27/2012
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Insider Trading History for iShares MSCI Brazil Index (NYSE:EWZ)
No insider trades for this company have been tracked by MarketBeat.com

Headlines

Headline Trends for iShares MSCI Brazil Index (NYSE:EWZ)
Latest Headlines for iShares MSCI Brazil Index (NYSE:EWZ)
Source:
DateHeadline
reuters.com logoSome investors bet Brazil has further room to fall
www.reuters.com - May 26 at 5:46 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo3 Experts: Buy Or Sell Brazil In Corruption Tornado?
finance.yahoo.com - May 26 at 5:46 PM
investorplace.com logoCapitalize on Volatility in the iShares MSCI Brazil Index (ETF) (EWZ)
investorplace.com - May 26 at 10:16 AM
nasdaq.com logoShould You Buy Brazil ETFs After Brutal Sell-Off? - Nasdaq
www.nasdaq.com - May 25 at 7:09 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPetrobras Has 80% Upside in Brazil, MS Says
finance.yahoo.com - May 25 at 7:09 PM
americanbankingnews.com logoiShares MSCI Brazil Index Sees Unusually Large Options Volume (EWZ)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 25 at 7:12 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoShould You Buy Brazil ETFs After Brutal Sell-Off?
finance.yahoo.com - May 24 at 4:53 PM
finance.yahoo.com logo38 Brazil Banks & Sovereign Face Rising Debt Risk, S&P Says
finance.yahoo.com - May 24 at 12:15 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBrazil ETF Deals With Specter Of Credit Downgrade
finance.yahoo.com - May 24 at 12:15 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAs Brazil Debt Risk Rises, Petrobras Issues Bonds
finance.yahoo.com - May 23 at 4:47 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBrazil Bribery Beef: JBS Sinks 31%, Pilgrim's Pride Safe?
finance.yahoo.com - May 23 at 12:03 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoHow the Brazil Scandal Swept Through One Leveraged ETF
finance.yahoo.com - May 22 at 4:47 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoA Warning On Riskiest Emerging Markets This Week
finance.yahoo.com - May 22 at 11:39 AM
nasdaq.com logoiShares MSCI Brazil Capped Getting Very Oversold
www.nasdaq.com - May 20 at 10:32 AM
seekingalpha.com logoThe iShares MSCI Brazil And Asymmetric Information
seekingalpha.com - May 20 at 10:32 AM
finance.yahoo.com logo[$$] Argentina Rises As Brazil Sinks
finance.yahoo.com - May 20 at 10:32 AM
investorplace.com logoTrade iShares MSCI Brazil Index (ETF) (EWZ) for 20% Returns - Investorplace.com
investorplace.com - May 19 at 9:57 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoFlyers and Floppers: Brazil Stocks Climb and VIX Futures Decline
finance.yahoo.com - May 19 at 9:57 PM
msn.com logoWalmart, Alibaba, iShares Brazil, Cisco: How to Trade Thursday's Most-Active Stocks
www.msn.com - May 19 at 4:53 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBrazil ETF set for 4% rebound as political turmoil rumbles on
finance.yahoo.com - May 19 at 4:53 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBrazil ETFs Fall as President Temer Faces Corruption Charges
finance.yahoo.com - May 19 at 4:53 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoAfter a sudden crash, investors are betting on a rebound in this market
finance.yahoo.com - May 19 at 4:53 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoBrazil Bears Surface After Bribery Scandal
finance.yahoo.com - May 19 at 4:53 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWill Brazil Rebound Last? Tape Alleges 3 Presidents Took Bribes
finance.yahoo.com - May 19 at 4:53 PM
investorplace.com logoTrade iShares MSCI Brazil Index (ETF) (EWZ) for 20% Returns
investorplace.com - May 19 at 8:35 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoBrazilian Stocks Plummet in Wake of Presidential Bribery Scandal
finance.yahoo.com - May 19 at 5:40 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoAmerican Investors Not Ready To Give Up On Brazil Just Yet
finance.yahoo.com - May 19 at 5:40 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoETF Flopper: EWZ Got Walloped, but it Also Kinda Saved the Day
finance.yahoo.com - May 19 at 5:40 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoStock Traders Buy Large Volume of Call Options on iShares MSCI Brazil Index (EWZ)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 18 at 12:56 PM
marketwatch.com logoBrazil ETF dives 16% premarket after bribery allegation against president - MarketWatch
www.marketwatch.com - May 18 at 10:17 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoBrazil Stocks Nosedive As President Denies Corruption Ties
finance.yahoo.com - May 18 at 10:17 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoBrazil's Stocks Crashing As Corruption Scandal Hits Pro-Business President
finance.yahoo.com - May 18 at 10:17 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoBrazilian Stocks Tumble After Tape Allegedly Shows President Temer Supporting Bribes
finance.yahoo.com - May 18 at 10:17 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhy Brazil Is Sinking Like The Titanic Today
finance.yahoo.com - May 18 at 10:17 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoBrazil stocks plunge 10% on emerging political scandal
finance.yahoo.com - May 18 at 10:17 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoBrazilian stocks are plunging after a bribery allegation against the country’s leader
finance.yahoo.com - May 18 at 10:17 AM
investorplace.com logoWhy the iShares MSCI Brazil Index (ETF) (EWZ) Just Plunged
investorplace.com - May 18 at 9:46 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoBrazil Graft Investigations Widen, Sabesp & JBS Sink
finance.yahoo.com - May 17 at 5:06 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPeru’s Flood and the IMF
finance.yahoo.com - May 17 at 10:48 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhy Colombian Stocks Are Surging in 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 17 at 10:48 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWill Mexico Look Past the US to Improve Economic Activity in 2017?
finance.yahoo.com - May 17 at 10:48 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhy Emerging Market ETFs Are Surging
finance.yahoo.com - May 16 at 5:02 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoWhat Twitter’s 1Q17 Says about Initiatives Like Twitter Lite
finance.yahoo.com - May 16 at 11:48 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoStock Traders Buy Large Volume of Put Options on iShares MSCI Brazil Index (EWZ)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 11 at 7:48 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoBrazil’s Manufacturing PMI: Behind the Slow Rise in 2017
finance.yahoo.com - May 10 at 5:14 PM
finance.yahoo.com logoPetrobras' U.S. Refinery: So Cheap, Could Venezuela Buy It?
finance.yahoo.com - May 9 at 5:00 PM
seekingalpha.com logoEWZ: Brazilian Economy Dances The Samba
seekingalpha.com - May 9 at 9:13 AM
finance.yahoo.com logoChina Trade Data: Brazil Commodities Win, Stocks Lose
finance.yahoo.com - May 9 at 9:13 AM
americanbankingnews.com logoInvestors Purchase High Volume of iShares MSCI Brazil Index Call Options (EWZ)
www.americanbankingnews.com - May 6 at 7:12 AM
nasdaq.com logoEWZ: Large Outflows Detected at ETF
www.nasdaq.com - May 5 at 5:16 PM

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This page was last updated on 5/26/2017 by MarketBeat.com Staff