iShares MSCI France ETF Stock Price, News & Analysis (NYSEARCA:EWQ)

-0.02 (-0.07 %)
(As of 09/23/2019 02:59 AM ET)
Today's Range
Now: $30.41
50-Day Range
MA: $29.47
52-Week Range
Now: $30.41
Volume1.03 million shs
Average Volume1.13 million shs
Market Capitalization$1.25 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield2.80%
iShares MSCI France ETF, formerly iShares MSCI France 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 French market, as measured by the MSCI France Index (the Index). The Index seeks to measure the performance of the French equity market. The Index consists of stocks traded primarily on the Paris Stock Exchange. The Fund invests in sectors, such as industrials, financials, energy, consumer discretionary, consumer staples, healthcare, materials, telecommunication services, utilities and information technology. BlackRock Fund Advisors (BFA) serves as the investment adviser to the Fund.

Basic Details

Issuer iShares
Fund NameiShares MSCI France ETF
Tax ClassificationRegulated Investment Company
Inception Date3/12/1996
Fund ManagerDiane Hsiung, Jennifer Hsui, Greg Savage, Alan Mason

Fund Focus

Asset ClassEquity
BenchmarkMSCI France Index
CategoryBroad Equity
FocusBroad Equity
Development LevelDeveloped Markets

Fund Statistics

Assets Under Management$1.25 billion
Average Daily Volume$1.22 million

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
Lead Market MakerPundion

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iShares MSCI France ETF (NYSEARCA:EWQ) Frequently Asked Questions

What is iShares MSCI France ETF's stock symbol?

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

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

iShares MSCI France ETF announced a semiannual dividend on Monday, June 17th. Investors of record on Tuesday, June 18th will be given a dividend of $0.7305 per share on Friday, June 21st. This represents a yield of 2.61%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Monday, June 17th. This is a boost from iShares MSCI France ETF's previous semiannual dividend of $0.12. View iShares MSCI France ETF's Dividend History.

Has iShares MSCI France ETF been receiving favorable news coverage?

News stories about EWQ stock have been trending somewhat negative recently, according to InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis. The research firm scores the sentiment of press coverage by monitoring more than six thousand news and blog sources. The firm ranks coverage of companies on a scale of negative five to five, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. iShares MSCI France ETF earned a media sentiment score of -1.3 on InfoTrie's scale. They also assigned media headlines about the exchange traded fund a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent press coverage is extremely unlikely to have an impact on the company's share price in the next few days. View News Stories for iShares MSCI France ETF.

What other stocks do shareholders of iShares MSCI France ETF own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other iShares MSCI France ETF investors own include Micron Technology (MU), Senior Housing Properties Trust (SNH), Broadcom (AVGO), Gilead Sciences (GILD), Himax Technologies (HIMX), Intuit (INTU), NVIDIA (NVDA), Bausch Health Companies (BHC), Freeport-McMoRan (FCX) and General Electric (GE).

Who are iShares MSCI France ETF's key executives?

iShares MSCI France 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 53)
  • 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)

Who are iShares MSCI France ETF's major shareholders?

iShares MSCI France ETF's stock is owned by a variety of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional investors include Bank of Nova Scotia (23.33%), Prudential PLC (11.98%), Wells Fargo & Company MN (7.62%), BlackRock Inc. (5.61%), Psagot Investment House Ltd. (4.07%) and LPL Financial LLC (1.95%).

Which institutional investors are selling iShares MSCI France ETF stock?

EWQ stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Psagot Investment House Ltd., BlackRock Inc., LPL Financial LLC, Bank of America Corp DE, Morgan Stanley, Susquehanna International Group LLP, Zacks Investment Management and Royal Bank of Canada.

Which institutional investors are buying iShares MSCI France ETF stock?

EWQ stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Prudential PLC, Bank of Nova Scotia, Polianta Ltd, Kranot Hishtalmut Le Morim Ve Gananot Havera Menahelet LTD, Wells Fargo & Company MN, Kranot Hishtalmut Le Morim Tichoniim Havera Menahelet LTD, Accuvest Global Advisors and Water Oak Advisors LLC.

How do I buy shares of iShares MSCI France ETF?

Shares of EWQ 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, Robinhood, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is iShares MSCI France ETF's stock price today?

One share of EWQ stock can currently be purchased for approximately $30.41.

How big of a company is iShares MSCI France ETF?

iShares MSCI France ETF has a market capitalization of $1.25 billion. View Additional Information About iShares MSCI France ETF.

What is iShares MSCI France ETF's official website?

The official website for iShares MSCI France ETF is

How can I contact iShares MSCI France ETF?

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

MarketBeat Community Rating for iShares MSCI France ETF (NYSEARCA EWQ)

Community Ranking:  2.7 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  72 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  61 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  133
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about iShares MSCI France ETF and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe EWQ will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe EWQ will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.
This page was last updated on 9/23/2019 by Staff

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