NYSEARCA:EWG - iShares MSCI Germany ETF Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$32.20 -0.07 (-0.22 %)
(As of 05/25/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$32.27
Today's Range$32.00 - $32.27
52-Week Range$30.08 - $35.87
Volume5.29 million shs
Average Volume4.34 million shs
Market Capitalization$4.40 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield2.11%
BetaN/A

About iShares MSCI Germany ETF (NYSEARCA:EWG)

iShares MSCI Germany ETF, formerly iShares MSCI Germany Index Fund (the 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 German market, as measured by the MSCI Germany Index (the Index). The Index seeks to measure the performance of the Germany 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 consumer discretionary, financials, materials, industrials, healthcare, information technology, utilities, telecommunication services and consumer staples. BlackRock Fund Advisors (BFA) serves as the investment adviser to the Fund.

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Basic Details

Issuer Blackrock
Fund NameiShares MSCI Germany ETF
Tax ClassificationRegulated Investment Company
SymbolNYSEARCA:EWG
Inception Date3/12/1996
Fund ManagerDiane Hsiung, Jennifer Hsui, Greg Savage, Alan Mason
Phone+1-617-9377270

Fund Focus

Asset ClassEquity
BenchmarkMSCI Germany NR USD
CategoryBroad Equity
FocusBroad Equity
Development LevelDeveloped Markets
RegionEurope

Fund Statistics

Assets Under Management$4.37 billion
Average Daily Volume$4.28 million
Discount/Premium0.40%

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 MakerIMC Chicago

Geographic Exposure of iShares MSCI Germany ETF (NYSEARCA:EWG)
Currency Exposure of iShares MSCI Germany ETF (NYSEARCA:EWG)
Sector Exposure of iShares MSCI Germany ETF (NYSEARCA:EWG)
Industry Exposure of iShares MSCI Germany ETF (NYSEARCA:EWG)

iShares MSCI Germany ETF (NYSEARCA:EWG) Frequently Asked Questions

What is iShares MSCI Germany ETF's stock symbol?

iShares MSCI Germany ETF trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE)ARCA under the ticker symbol "EWG."

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

iShares MSCI Germany ETF declared a semiannual dividend on Tuesday, December 19th. Shareholders of record on Wednesday, December 20th will be given a dividend of $0.0844 per share on Tuesday, December 26th. This represents a yield of 0.5%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, December 19th. View iShares MSCI Germany ETF's Dividend History.

Are investors shorting iShares MSCI Germany ETF?

iShares MSCI Germany ETF saw a increase in short interest in the month of May. As of May 15th, there was short interest totalling 2,731,471 shares, an increase of 117.2% from the April 30th total of 1,257,406 shares. Based on an average daily trading volume, of 3,751,054 shares, the short-interest ratio is presently 0.7 days.

Who are iShares MSCI Germany ETF's key executives?

iShares MSCI Germany ETF's management team includes the folowing people:
  • George G. C. Parker Ph.D., Independent Chairman of the Board (Age 78)
  • Michael Arthur Latham, President, Director (Age 51)
  • Jack Gee, Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer (Age 57)
  • Amy Schioldager, Executive Vice President (Age 56)
  • Ira P. Shapiro, Vice President, Chief Legal Officer (Age 52)
  • Matt Tucker, Vice President
  • Eilleen M. Clavere, Secretary (Age 61)
  • Robert S. Kapito, Director (Age 59)
  • Cecilia H. Herbert, Independent Director (Age 68)
  • Charles A. Hurty, Independent Director (Age 73)

Has iShares MSCI Germany ETF been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about EWG stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm scores the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than twenty million news and blog sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of negative one to positive one, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. iShares MSCI Germany ETF earned a coverage optimism score of 0.18 on Accern's scale. They also gave news stories about the exchange traded fund an impact score of 47.20 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the immediate future.

Who are iShares MSCI Germany ETF's major shareholders?

iShares MSCI Germany ETF's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include BlackRock Inc. (15.07%), The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company (9.78%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (2.17%), 1607 Capital Partners LLC (1.96%), United Capital Financial Advisers LLC (0.92%) and UBS Group AG (0.44%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for iShares MSCI Germany ETF.

Which institutional investors are selling iShares MSCI Germany ETF stock?

EWG stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Envestnet Asset Management Inc., SG Americas Securities LLC, Synovus Financial Corp, BNP Paribas Arbitrage SA, 1607 Capital Partners LLC, First Allied Advisory Services Inc. and Pathway Financial Advisors LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for iShares MSCI Germany ETF.

Which institutional investors are buying iShares MSCI Germany ETF stock?

EWG stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including The Manufacturers Life Insurance Company , Wells Fargo & Company MN, LPL Financial LLC, Flow Traders U.S. LLC, Royal Bank of Canada, RPG Investment Advisory LLC, Rampart Investment Management Company LLC and Afam Capital Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for iShares MSCI Germany ETF.

How do I buy shares of iShares MSCI Germany ETF?

Shares of EWG 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 Germany ETF's stock price today?

One share of EWG stock can currently be purchased for approximately $32.20.

How big of a company is iShares MSCI Germany ETF?

iShares MSCI Germany ETF has a market capitalization of $4.40 billion.

How can I contact iShares MSCI Germany ETF?

iShares MSCI Germany ETF's mailing address is 45 Fremont Street, SAN FRANCISCO, 94105, United States. The exchange traded fund can be reached via phone at +1-617-9377270.


MarketBeat Community Rating for iShares MSCI Germany ETF (EWG)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  43 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  44 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  87
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about iShares MSCI Germany ETF and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe EWG will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe EWG will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

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Earnings

Dividends

iShares MSCI Germany ETF (NYSEARCA:EWG) Dividend Information

iShares MSCI Germany ETF pays an annual dividend of $0.68 per share, with a dividend yield of 2.11%. EWG's most recent semiannual dividend payment was Tuesday, December 26.
Most Recent Dividend:12/26/2017
Annual Dividend:$0.68
Dividend Yield:2.11%
Payout Ratio(s):N/A
Dividend Payments by Quarter for iShares MSCI Germany ETF (NYSEARCA:EWG)

iShares MSCI Germany ETF (NYSEARCA:EWG) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
12/19/2017semiannual$0.08440.5%12/19/201712/20/201712/26/2017
6/20/2017semiannual$0.59523.89%6/20/20176/22/20176/26/2017
12/21/2016semiannual$0.00900.07%12/21/201612/23/201612/28/2016
6/25/2015semiannual$0.50623.47%6/25/20156/29/20157/1/2015
6/25/2014semiannual$0.63124.03%6/25/20146/27/20147/2/2014
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

Headlines

iShares MSCI Germany ETF (NYSEARCA EWG) News Headlines

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DateHeadline
European Markets Rebound amid North Korea’s ResponseEuropean Markets Rebound amid North Korea’s Response
finance.yahoo.com - May 25 at 9:39 AM
European Markets Are Mixed, Pullback in Automobile StocksEuropean Markets Are Mixed, Pullback in Automobile Stocks
finance.yahoo.com - May 24 at 9:54 AM
European Markets Are Cautious, Italian Yields RiseEuropean Markets Are Cautious, Italian Yields Rise
finance.yahoo.com - May 22 at 9:33 AM
European Markets Are Strong Due to Improved RiskEuropean Markets Are Strong Due to Improved Risk
finance.yahoo.com - May 21 at 9:37 AM
Circle, Backed by Goldman Sachs, Introduces US Dollar CryptoCircle, Backed by Goldman Sachs, Introduces US Dollar Crypto
finance.yahoo.com - May 18 at 4:16 PM
European Markets Are Mixed, More Caution in Global MarketsEuropean Markets Are Mixed, More Caution in Global Markets
finance.yahoo.com - May 16 at 10:03 AM
European Markets Are Weak amid Increased CautionEuropean Markets Are Weak amid Increased Caution
finance.yahoo.com - May 8 at 9:42 AM
European Markets Are Mixed Early on May 3European Markets Are Mixed Early on May 3
finance.yahoo.com - May 3 at 9:39 AM
Germany’s ZEW Economic Sentiment Index Fell Sharply in AprilGermany’s ZEW Economic Sentiment Index Fell Sharply in April
finance.yahoo.com - May 1 at 9:47 AM
German Business Climate Index Fell in AprilGerman Business Climate Index Fell in April
finance.yahoo.com - April 30 at 10:00 AM
Why the European Central Bank Is Optimistic about GrowthWhy the European Central Bank Is Optimistic about Growth
finance.yahoo.com - April 27 at 4:12 PM
Should You Buy Germany ETFs on Optimistic GDP Outlook?Should You Buy Germany ETFs on Optimistic GDP Outlook?
finance.yahoo.com - April 24 at 9:45 AM
Why Germany’s Services PMI Has Been Falling GraduallyWhy Germany’s Services PMI Has Been Falling Gradually
finance.yahoo.com - April 16 at 9:46 AM
European Markets Are Stable Early on April 13European Markets Are Stable Early on April 13
finance.yahoo.com - April 13 at 10:17 AM
What’s Affecting Germany’s Manufacturing Activity?What’s Affecting Germany’s Manufacturing Activity?
finance.yahoo.com - April 12 at 4:10 PM
European Markets Are Strong Early on April 10European Markets Are Strong Early on April 10
finance.yahoo.com - April 10 at 10:13 AM
European Markets Are Stable Early on April 9European Markets Are Stable Early on April 9
finance.yahoo.com - April 9 at 10:05 AM
The U.S. Market Is Overvalued: Consider Switzerland InsteadThe U.S. Market Is Overvalued: Consider Switzerland Instead
seekingalpha.com - March 29 at 10:16 AM
The Allure Of The Austria ETFThe Allure Of The Austria ETF
www.msn.com - March 22 at 10:04 AM
iShares MSCI Germany Index Fund (EWG) Short Interest Down 82.7% in FebruaryiShares MSCI Germany Index Fund (EWG) Short Interest Down 82.7% in February
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 15 at 1:58 AM
Why BlackBerry Filed a Lawsuit against FacebookWhy BlackBerry Filed a Lawsuit against Facebook
finance.yahoo.com - March 13 at 6:00 PM
European Markets Are Stable Early on March 13European Markets Are Stable Early on March 13
finance.yahoo.com - March 13 at 10:15 AM
Uncertainty about Germany’s Internal Vote and ManufacturingUncertainty about Germany’s Internal Vote and Manufacturing
finance.yahoo.com - March 12 at 10:21 AM
European Markets Await ECB’s Interest Rate DecisionEuropean Markets Await ECB’s Interest Rate Decision
finance.yahoo.com - March 8 at 10:12 AM
Germany ETFs Step Into SpotlightGermany ETFs Step Into Spotlight
finance.yahoo.com - March 5 at 4:43 PM
European Markets Were Stronger Early on March 5European Markets Were Stronger Early on March 5
finance.yahoo.com - March 5 at 10:10 AM
iShares MSCI Germany Index Fund (EWG) Short Interest Up 711.1% in FebruaryiShares MSCI Germany Index Fund (EWG) Short Interest Up 711.1% in February
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 5 at 1:42 AM
European Markets Were Weaker Early on March 1European Markets Were Weaker Early on March 1
finance.yahoo.com - March 1 at 9:28 AM
Angela Merkels party votes for grand coalition ahead SPDs result on the weekendAngela Merkel's party votes for grand coalition ahead SPD's result on the weekend
finance.yahoo.com - February 26 at 4:42 PM
European Markets Were Strong Early on February 26European Markets Were Strong Early on February 26
finance.yahoo.com - February 26 at 9:41 AM
How to Trade the iShares MSCI Germany ETFHow to Trade the iShares MSCI Germany ETF
finance.yahoo.com - February 22 at 9:36 AM
Eurozone Manufacturing PMI Weakened in January 2018Eurozone Manufacturing PMI Weakened in January 2018
finance.yahoo.com - February 13 at 8:54 AM
Economic Indicators Investors Should Watch Next WeekEconomic Indicators Investors Should Watch Next Week
finance.yahoo.com - February 12 at 4:48 PM
European Markets Are Mixed Early on February 7European Markets Are Mixed Early on February 7
finance.yahoo.com - February 7 at 8:59 AM
European Markets in the Morning Session on February 5European Markets in the Morning Session on February 5
finance.yahoo.com - February 5 at 4:36 PM
European Markets Are Weaker in the Morning Session on February 2European Markets Are Weaker in the Morning Session on February 2
finance.yahoo.com - February 2 at 8:55 AM
European Markets Are Mixed Early on January 31European Markets Are Mixed Early on January 31
finance.yahoo.com - January 31 at 9:06 AM
A Look at the Germany ZEW Economic Sentiment Index in January 2018A Look at the Germany ZEW Economic Sentiment Index in January 2018
finance.yahoo.com - January 30 at 9:15 AM
Eurozone Consumer Confidence Signals Better Economic ConditionsEurozone Consumer Confidence Signals Better Economic Conditions
finance.yahoo.com - January 30 at 9:15 AM
European Markets Are Mixed in the Morning Session on January 26European Markets Are Mixed in the Morning Session on January 26
finance.yahoo.com - January 26 at 4:38 PM
Analyzing European Markets Early on January 24Analyzing European Markets Early on January 24
finance.yahoo.com - January 24 at 9:18 AM
Germanys Social Democrats vote in favor of coalition talks with MerkelGermany's Social Democrats vote in favor of coalition talks with Merkel
finance.yahoo.com - January 22 at 5:34 PM
Short Interest in iShares MSCI Germany Index Fund (EWG) Drops By 50.0%Short Interest in iShares MSCI Germany Index Fund (EWG) Drops By 50.0%
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 18 at 1:30 AM
What Lies Ahead for Germany ETFs?What Lies Ahead for Germany ETFs?
finance.yahoo.com - January 5 at 5:18 PM
Germany ZEW Economic Sentiment Index in December 2017Germany ZEW Economic Sentiment Index in December 2017
finance.yahoo.com - December 28 at 8:23 AM
A Look at Germany’s Ifo Business Climate Index in December 2017A Look at Germany’s Ifo Business Climate Index in December 2017
finance.yahoo.com - December 27 at 2:21 PM
iShares MSCI Germany Index Fund Announces Semiannual Dividend of $0.08 (EWG)iShares MSCI Germany Index Fund Announces Semiannual Dividend of $0.08 (EWG)
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 19 at 8:08 PM
Germany Services PMI: Why It’s Falling GraduallyGermany Services PMI: Why It’s Falling Gradually
finance.yahoo.com - December 14 at 6:05 PM
November Services PMIs: What They Say about Developed MarketsNovember Services PMIs: What They Say about Developed Markets
finance.yahoo.com - December 13 at 9:29 AM
Economic Indicators Investors Should Watch for This WeekEconomic Indicators Investors Should Watch for This Week
finance.yahoo.com - December 8 at 9:12 AM

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