NYSEARCA:EWA - iShares MSCI Australia ETF Stock Price, News, & Analysis Sign in or create an account to add this stock to your watchlist. Get Started $21.92 -0.14 (-0.63 %) (As of 05/24/2019 03:03 AM ET)Previous Close$22.06Today's Range$21.85 - $21.9952-Week Range$18.35 - $23.18Volume221,075 shsAverage Volume2.63 million shsMarket Capitalization$1.41 billionP/E RatioN/ADividend Yield5.33%BetaN/A ProfileChartDividendInstitutional OwnershipHeadlinesOptions ChainSocial Media Share on FacebookShare on TwitterShare on LinkedInShare on RedditShare on StocktwitsPrint this articleShare by Email iShares MSCI Australia ETF (the Fund), formerly iShares MSCI Australia Index Fund, is an exchange-traded fund (ETF). The Fund seeks to provide investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance, of publicly traded securities in the Australian market, as represented by the MSCI Australia Index (the Index). 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 seeks to measure the performance of the Australian equity market. The Index is a capitalization-weighted index that aims to capture 85% of the (publicly available) total market capitalization. Component companies are adjusted for available float and must meet objective criteria for inclusion in the Index. The Index is reviewed quarterly. The Fund's investment advisor is BlackRock Fund Advisors. Receive EWA News and Ratings via Email Sign-up to receive the latest news and ratings for EWA and its competitors with MarketBeat's FREE daily newsletter. Basic Details Issuer iShares Fund NameiShares MSCI Australia ETF Tax ClassificationRegulated Investment Company SymbolNYSEARCA:EWA Inception Date3/12/1996 Fund ManagerDiane Hsiung, Jennifer Hsui, Greg Savage, Alan Mason Webhttp://www.iShares.com/ Phone+1-617-9377270 Fund Focus Asset ClassEquity BenchmarkMSCI Australia Index CategoryBroad Equity FocusBroad Equity Development LevelDeveloped Markets RegionAsia-Pacific Fund Statistics Assets Under Management$1.42 billion Average Daily Volume$2.57 million Discount/Premium-0.01% ETF Expenses Management Fee0.49% Other Expenses0.00% Total Expenses0.49% Fee Waiver0.00% Net Expenses0.49%Administrator, Advisor and Custodian AdministratorState Street Bank and Trust Company AdvisorBlackRock Fund Advisors CustodianState Street Bank and Trust Company DistributorBlackRock Investments, LLC Transfer AgentState Street Bank and Trust Company Trustee Lead Market MakerJane Street iShares MSCI Australia ETF (NYSEARCA:EWA) Frequently Asked Questions What is iShares MSCI Australia ETF's stock symbol? iShares MSCI Australia ETF trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE)ARCA under the ticker symbol "EWA." How often does iShares MSCI Australia ETF pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for iShares MSCI Australia ETF? iShares MSCI Australia ETF declared a semiannual dividend on Tuesday, December 18th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, December 19th will be paid a dividend of $0.7449 per share on Monday, December 24th. This represents a dividend yield of 7.72%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, December 18th. This is an increase from iShares MSCI Australia ETF's previous semiannual dividend of $0.43. View iShares MSCI Australia ETF's Dividend History. Has iShares MSCI Australia ETF been receiving favorable news coverage? Media coverage about EWA stock has been trending neutral recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment. InfoTrie identifies negative and positive press coverage by analyzing more than six thousand blog and news sources in real-time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores nearest to five being the most favorable. iShares MSCI Australia ETF earned a news impact score of 0.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned news articles about the exchange traded fund a news buzz of 10.0 out of 10, indicating that recent press coverage is extremely likely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the near term. What other stocks do shareholders of iShares MSCI Australia ETF own? Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other iShares MSCI Australia ETF investors own include Energy Transfer LP Unit (ET), Cornerstone Total Return Fund (CRF), CBL & Associates Properties (CBL), SandRidge Permian Trust (PER), SunCoke Energy Partners (SXCP), Cornerstone Strategic Value Fund (CLM), Martin Midstream Partners (MMLP), Navios Maritime Midstream Partners (NAP), Government Properties Income Trust (GOV) and Arlington Asset Investment (AI). Who are iShares MSCI Australia ETF's key executives? iShares MSCI Australia ETF's management team includes the folowing people: Michael Arthur Latham, President (Age 51)Geoffrey D. Flynn, Chief Financial Officer, TreasurerAmy Schioldager, Executive Vice President (Age 56)H. Michael Williams, Executive Vice President (Age 53)Patrick O'Connor, Vice President (Age 49)Ira P. Shapiro, Vice President, Chief Legal Officer (Age 52)Lee Sterne, Vice President (Age 50)Matt Tucker, Vice PresidentEilleen M. Clavere, Secretary (Age 61) Who are iShares MSCI Australia ETF's major shareholders? iShares MSCI Australia ETF's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include 1607 Capital Partners LLC (5.99%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (5.34%), TD Asset Management Inc. (3.71%), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (2.76%), Pictet North America Advisors SA (1.88%) and Banque Pictet & Cie SA (1.88%). Which institutional investors are selling iShares MSCI Australia ETF stock? EWA stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Lockheed Martin Investment Management Co., 1607 Capital Partners LLC, Goldman Sachs Group Inc., BlackRock Inc., SG Americas Securities LLC, Accuvest Global Advisors, Pictet North America Advisors SA and Banque Pictet & Cie SA. Which institutional investors are buying iShares MSCI Australia ETF stock? EWA stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including JPMorgan Chase & Co., Hartz Capital Inc., Morgan Stanley, Envestnet Asset Management Inc., Hsbc Holdings PLC, Man Group plc, Acima Private Wealth LLC and Eqis Capital Management Inc.. How do I buy shares of iShares MSCI Australia ETF? Shares of EWA can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab. What is iShares MSCI Australia ETF's stock price today? One share of EWA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $21.92. How big of a company is iShares MSCI Australia ETF? iShares MSCI Australia ETF has a market capitalization of $1.41 billion. What is iShares MSCI Australia ETF's official website? The official website for iShares MSCI Australia ETF is http://www.iShares.com/. How can I contact iShares MSCI Australia ETF? iShares MSCI Australia ETF's mailing address is 45 Fremont Street, San Fransisco, 94105, United States. The exchange traded fund can be reached via phone at +1-617-9377270. MarketBeat Community Rating for iShares MSCI Australia ETF (NYSEARCA EWA)Community Ranking: 2.7 out of 5 ( )Outperform Votes: 59 (Vote Outperform)Underperform Votes: 49 (Vote Underperform)Total Votes: 108MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about iShares MSCI Australia ETF and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe EWA will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe EWA will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days. This page was last updated on 5/24/2019 by MarketBeat.com StaffFeatured Article: Why is the conference call important? Receive Analysts' Upgrades and Downgrades Daily Enter your email address below to receive a concise daily summary of analysts' upgrades, downgrades and new coverage with MarketBeat.com's FREE daily email newsletter.