NYSEARCA:EWQ - iShares MSCI France ETF Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$31.28 +0.08 (+0.26 %)
(As of 07/22/2018 04:00 PM ET)
Previous Close$31.28
Today's Range$31.03 - $31.34
52-Week Range$29.12 - $33.73
Volume595,959 shs
Average Volume1.06 million shs
Market Capitalization$790.50 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield2.37%
BetaN/A
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.

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Basic Details

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

Fund Focus

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

Fund Statistics

Assets Under Management$836.16 million
Average Daily Volume$824,889.00
Discount/Premium-0.26%

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 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 declared a semiannual dividend on Wednesday, June 20th. Stockholders of record on Wednesday, June 20th will be paid a dividend of $0.6463 per share on Monday, June 25th. This represents a dividend yield of 4.21%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Tuesday, June 19th. This is a positive change from iShares MSCI France ETF's previous semiannual dividend of $0.09. View iShares MSCI France ETF's Dividend History.

What is the consensus analysts' recommendation for iShares MSCI France ETF?

0 Wall Street analysts have issued "buy," "hold," and "sell" ratings for iShares MSCI France ETF in the last year. There are currently for the stock, resulting in a consensus recommendation of "N/A."

Are investors shorting iShares MSCI France ETF?

iShares MSCI France ETF saw a drop in short interest in June. As of June 29th, there was short interest totalling 818,683 shares, a drop of 65.3% from the June 15th total of 2,356,301 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 874,525 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is currently 0.9 days. View iShares MSCI France ETF's Current Options Chain.

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)

Has iShares MSCI France ETF been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about EWQ stock have been trending somewhat positive recently, Accern reports. The research group identifies positive and negative news coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of publicly-traded companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. iShares MSCI France ETF earned a news impact score of 0.24 on Accern's scale. They also gave press coverage about the exchange traded fund an impact score of 44.90 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an impact on the stock's share price in the next few days.

Who are iShares MSCI France ETF's major shareholders?

iShares MSCI France ETF's stock is owned by many different of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Cornerstone Wealth Management LLC (1.84%), Polianta Ltd (1.73%), James Investment Research Inc. (0.66%) and Bank of Montreal Can (0.19%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for iShares MSCI France ETF.

Which major investors are selling iShares MSCI France ETF stock?

EWQ stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Bank of Montreal Can and James Investment Research Inc.. View Insider Buying and Selling for iShares MSCI France ETF.

Which major investors are buying iShares MSCI France ETF stock?

EWQ stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Cornerstone Wealth Management LLC and Polianta Ltd. View Insider Buying and Selling for iShares MSCI France ETF.

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, Scottrade, 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 $31.28.

How big of a company is iShares MSCI France ETF?

iShares MSCI France ETF has a market capitalization of $790.50 million.

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:  50 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  44 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  94
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 7/22/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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