About iShares MSCI Canada Index (NYSEARCA:EWC)
iShares MSCI Canada ETF (the Fund), formerly iShares MSCI Canada Index Fund, is an exchange-traded fund (ETF). 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 Canadian market, as measured by the MSCI Canada Index (the Index). The Index seeks to measure the performance of the Canadian 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, industrials, telecommunication services, consumer discretionary, consumer staples, utilities, information technology and healthcare. BlackRock Fund Advisors (BFA) serves as the investment adviser to the Fund.
Industry, Sector and Symbol
Industry Investment Trusts
Trailing P/E Ratio-13.6172248803828
Forward P/E RatioN/A
Sales & Book Value
Price / SalesN/A
Price / CashN/A
Price / BookN/A
Return on Equity-31.45%
Return on Assets-30.87%
iShares MSCI Canada Index (NYSEARCA:EWC) Frequently Asked Questions
What is iShares MSCI Canada Index's stock symbol?
iShares MSCI Canada Index trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE)ARCA under the ticker symbol "EWC."
How often does iShares MSCI Canada Index pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for iShares MSCI Canada Index?
iShares MSCI Canada Index declared a semiannual dividend on Tuesday, December 19th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, December 20th will be paid a dividend of $0.3687 per share on Tuesday, December 26th. This represents a dividend yield of 2.56%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, December 19th. This is an increase from iShares MSCI Canada Index's previous semiannual dividend of $0.22. View iShares MSCI Canada Index's Dividend History.
Are investors shorting iShares MSCI Canada Index?
iShares MSCI Canada Index saw a increase in short interest in the month of January. As of January 31st, there was short interest totalling 4,900,318 shares, an increase of 54.2% from the January 12th total of 3,178,603 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 3,247,199 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 1.5 days.
Who are some of iShares MSCI Canada Index's key competitors?
Some companies that are related to iShares MSCI Canada Index include PowerShares Fin. Preferred Port. (PGF), iShares S&P NA Tec. Semi. Idx. Fd.(ETF) (SOXX), Cannae (CNNE), Greencoat UK Wind (UKW), Compass Diversified (CODI), SPDR S&P Retail (XRT), Draper Esprit (GROW), Oakley Capital Investments (OCI), Capital Southwest (CSWC), Standard Life Equity Income Trust (SLET), International Biotechnology Trust (IBT), Saratoga Investment (SAR), Tiziana Life Sciences (TILS), CM Finance (CMFN), Gresham House (GHE), PowerShares Dynamic Sm. Cap Growth (PXSG), Cluff Natural Resources (CLNR) and Legendary Investments (LEG).
Who are iShares MSCI Canada Index's key executives?
iShares MSCI Canada Index's management team includes the folowing people:
- Lee T. Kranefuss, Chairman of the Board, President, Trustee of iShares Trust. (Age 54)
- Michael Arthur Latham, Principal Financial Officer, Treasurer, Secretary (Age 51)
- Cecilia H. Herbert, Trustee (Age 68)
- Charles A. Hurty, Trustee of iShares Trust (Age 73)
- John E. Kerrigan, Trustee of iShares Trust (Age 61)
- Richard K. Lyons, Trustee of iShares Trust (Age 52)
- John E. Martinez, Trustee of iShares Trust (Age 56)
Who owns iShares MSCI Canada Index stock?
iShares MSCI Canada Index's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include BlackRock Inc. (9.31%), Assetmark Inc. (1.79%), Lockheed Martin Investment Management Co. (1.21%), Envestnet Asset Management Inc. (1.12%), WealthTrust Fairport LLC (0.78%) and The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company (0.78%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for iShares MSCI Canada Index.
Who sold iShares MSCI Canada Index stock? Who is selling iShares MSCI Canada Index stock?
iShares MSCI Canada Index's stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Stelac Advisory Services LLC, TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC, MML Investors Services LLC, Fieldpoint Private Securities LLC, Daiwa Securities Group Inc., GenTrust LLC and Envestnet Asset Management Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for iShares MSCI Canada Index.
Who bought iShares MSCI Canada Index stock? Who is buying iShares MSCI Canada Index stock?
iShares MSCI Canada Index's stock was bought by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company , Quantitative Investment Management LLC, Liberty Mutual Group Asset Management Inc., Allianz Asset Management GmbH, SG Americas Securities LLC, Assetmark Inc., Shamrock Asset Management LLC and Fis Group Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for iShares MSCI Canada Index.
How do I buy iShares MSCI Canada Index stock?
Shares of iShares MSCI Canada Index 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 Canada Index's stock price today?
One share of iShares MSCI Canada Index stock can currently be purchased for approximately $28.46.
How big of a company is iShares MSCI Canada Index?
iShares MSCI Canada Index has a market capitalization of $2.98 billion.
How can I contact iShares MSCI Canada Index?
iShares MSCI Canada Index'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.
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iShares MSCI Canada Index (NYSEARCA:EWC) Dividend Information
|Most Recent Dividend:||12/26/2017|
|Payout Ratio:||-27.75% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings) |
iShares MSCI Canada Index (NYSEARCA:EWC) Dividend History by Quarter
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
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