NYSEARCA:EWY

iShares MSCI South Korea ETF (EWY) Price, Holdings, & News

$62.99
+0.31 (+0.49%)
(As of 04/23/2024 ET)
Today's Range
$62.36
$63.05
50-Day Range
$60.88
$67.53
52-Week Range
$54.49
$68.20
Volume
2.69 million shs
Average Volume
3.67 million shs
Market Capitalization
$5.00 billion
Assets Under Management
$4.98 billion
Dividend Yield
1.11%
Net Expense Ratio
0.58%
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About iShares MSCI South Korea ETF (NYSEARCA:EWY)

iShares MSCI South Korea Capped ETF (the Fund) is an exchange-traded fund (ETF). The Fund seeks investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance, before fees and expenses, of the MSCI Korea 25/50 Index (the Index). The Index consists of stocks traded primarily on the Stock Market Division of the Korean Exchange. The Index is a free-float adjusted market capitalization weighted index with a capping methodology applied to issuer weights so that no issuer of a component exceeds 25% of the Index weight and all issuers with weight above 5% do not exceed 50% of the Index weight. It may lend securities representing up to one-third of the value of the Fund’s total assets The Fund’s investment advisor is BlackRock Fund Advisors.

EWY Stock Price History

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Fund Details

Issuer
iShares
Fund Name
iShares MSCI South Korea ETF
Tax Classification
Regulated Investment Company
Current Symbol
NYSEARCA:EWY
Inception Date
5/9/2000
Fund Manager
Diane Hsiung, Jennifer Hsui, Greg Savage, Alan Mason
Web
N/A
Phone
N/A

Fund Focus

Asset Class
Equity
Benchmark
MSCI Korea 25/50 Index
Category
Broad Equity
Focus
Strategy
Development Level
Developed Markets
Region
Asia-Pacific
Number of Holdings
106

Fund Statistics

Assets Under Management
$4.98 billion
Average Daily Volume
$4.07 million
Discount/Premium
0.22%

Administrator, Advisor and Custodian

Administrator
State Street Bank and Trust Company
Advisor
BlackRock Fund Advisors
Custodian
State Street Bank and Trust Company
Distributor
BlackRock Investments, LLC
Transfer Agent
State Street Bank and Trust Company
Trustee
N/A
Lead Market Maker
Flow Traders

Options

Optionable
Optionable
Options Volume
341
Put Options
255
Call Options
86
Short Interest
11,740,000 shs

Miscellaneous

Beta
1.21
Creation Unit
50,000
Creation Fee
$4,000.00
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iShares MSCI South Korea ETF Expenses

TypeEWYStrategy ETFsEquity ETFsNYSEARCA ETFsAll ETFs
Management Fee0.58%0.46%0.54%0.50%0.51%
Other Expenses0.00%0.42%0.54%0.64%0.58%
Total Expense0.58%0.61%0.70%0.74%0.70%
Fee Waiver0.00%-0.44%-0.55%-0.68%-0.57%
Net Expense0.58%0.51%0.60%0.57%0.58%

iShares MSCI South Korea ETF (EWY) Holdings & Exposure

Top 10 EWY Holdings

  • SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS LTD
    Holding Weight: 24.21%
  • SK HYNIX INC
    Holding Weight: 8.69%
  • HYUNDAI MOTOR
    Holding Weight: 2.88%
  • KIA CORPORATION CORP
    Holding Weight: 2.69%
  • POSCO
    Holding Weight: 2.50%
  • CELLTRION INC
    Holding Weight: 2.46%
  • KB FINANCIAL GROUP INC
    Holding Weight: 2.28%
  • NAVER CORP
    Holding Weight: 2.12%
  • SAMSUNG SDI LTD
    Holding Weight: 2.01%
  • SHINHAN FINANCIAL GROUP LTD
    Holding Weight: 1.74%

EWY Sector Exposure

EWY Industry Exposure


EWY ETF - Frequently Asked Questions

How have EWY shares performed in 2024?

iShares MSCI South Korea ETF's stock was trading at $65.53 at the beginning of the year. Since then, EWY stock has decreased by 3.9% and is now trading at $62.99.
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What does EWY invest in?

iShares MSCI South Korea ETF is a equity fund issued by iShares. EWY focuses on strategy investments and follows the MSCI Korea 25/50 Index. The fund's investments total to approximately $4.97 billion assets under management.

What is the management fee for iShares MSCI South Korea ETF?

iShares MSCI South Korea ETF's management fee is 0.58% and has no other recorded expenses or fee waivers. The net expense ratio for EWY is 0.58%.

What other stocks do shareholders of iShares MSCI South Korea ETF own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other iShares MSCI South Korea ETF investors own include Visa (V), Abbott Laboratories (ABT), AT&T (T), Exxon Mobil (XOM), AbbVie (ABBV), Applied Materials (AMAT), General Electric (GE), Micron Technology (MU), Pfizer (PFE) and American Express (AXP).

Who are iShares MSCI South Korea ETF's major shareholders?

iShares MSCI South Korea ETF's stock is owned by a number of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Allspring Global Investments Holdings LLC (0.39%), Venturi Wealth Management LLC (0.12%), Financiere des Professionnels Fonds d investissement inc. (0.08%), Sumitomo Mitsui Trust Holdings Inc. (0.08%), Altfest L J & Co. Inc. (0.03%) and GenTrust LLC (0.03%).

How do I buy shares of iShares MSCI South Korea ETF?

Shares of EWY stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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This page (NYSEARCA:EWY) was last updated on 4/24/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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