NYSEARCA:EWZ - Ishares Msci Brazil Index Fund Stock Price, Price Target & More

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$38.30 -0.78 (-2.00 %)
(As of 05/21/2018 03:12 AM ET)
Previous Close$38.30
Today's Range$37.62 - $38.43
52-Week Range$32.70 - $47.85
Volume37.34 million shs
Average Volume17.72 million shs
Market Capitalization$8.73 billion
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield1.77%
BetaN/A

About Ishares Msci Brazil Index Fund (NYSEARCA:EWZ)

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

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Basic Details

Issuer Blackrock
Fund NameiShares MSCI Brazil Capped ETF
Tax ClassificationRegulated Investment Company
SymbolNYSEARCA:EWZ
Inception Date7/10/2000
Fund ManagerDiane Hsiung, Jennifer Hsui, Greg Savage, Alan Mason
Phone+1-800-4742737

Fund Focus

Asset ClassEquity
BenchmarkMSCI Brazil 25/50 NR USD
CategoryBroad Equity
FocusBroad Equity
Development LevelEmerging Markets
RegionLatin America

Fund Statistics

Assets Under Management$8.42 billion
Average Daily Volume$14.07 million
Discount/Premium-3.83%

ETF Expenses

Management Fee0.62%
Other Expenses0.00%
Total Expenses0.62%
Fee Waiver0.00%
Net Expenses0.62%

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 Brazil Index Fund (NYSEARCA:EWZ)
Currency Exposure of Ishares Msci Brazil Index Fund (NYSEARCA:EWZ)
Sector Exposure of Ishares Msci Brazil Index Fund (NYSEARCA:EWZ)
Industry Exposure of Ishares Msci Brazil Index Fund (NYSEARCA:EWZ)

Ishares Msci Brazil Index Fund (NYSEARCA:EWZ) Frequently Asked Questions

What is Ishares Msci Brazil Index Fund's stock symbol?

Ishares Msci Brazil Index Fund trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE)ARCA under the ticker symbol "EWZ."

How often does Ishares Msci Brazil Index Fund pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for Ishares Msci Brazil Index Fund?

Ishares Msci Brazil Index Fund announced a semiannual dividend on Thursday, December 28th. Shareholders of record on Friday, December 29th will be paid a dividend of $0.0504 per share on Thursday, January 4th. This represents a dividend yield of 0.25%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, December 28th. View Ishares Msci Brazil Index Fund's Dividend History.

Who are Ishares Msci Brazil Index Fund's key executives?

Ishares Msci Brazil Index Fund'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 Brazil Index Fund been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media coverage about EWZ stock has trended somewhat positive on Monday, Accern reports. The research firm ranks the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than twenty million blog and news sources. 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 Brazil Index Fund earned a coverage optimism score of 0.06 on Accern's scale. They also gave media coverage about the exchange traded fund an impact score of 47.11 out of 100, indicating that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days.

Who are Ishares Msci Brazil Index Fund's major shareholders?

Ishares Msci Brazil Index Fund's stock is owned by a number of of retail and institutional investors. Top institutional shareholders include Turim 21 Investimentos Ltda. (0.33%), Psagot Investment House Ltd. (0.28%), Flow Traders U.S. LLC (0.17%), Afam Capital Inc. (0.17%), Gerber Kawasaki Wealth & Investment Management (0.03%) and Karp Capital Management Corp (0.03%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for Ishares Msci Brazil Index Fund.

Which institutional investors are selling Ishares Msci Brazil Index Fund stock?

EWZ stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Turim 21 Investimentos Ltda., Psagot Investment House Ltd., Resources Investment Advisors Inc., United Capital Financial Advisers LLC and IFP Advisors Inc. View Insider Buying and Selling for Ishares Msci Brazil Index Fund.

Which institutional investors are buying Ishares Msci Brazil Index Fund stock?

EWZ stock was purchased by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Flow Traders U.S. LLC, Afam Capital Inc., Karp Capital Management Corp, Penserra Capital Management LLC, Gerber Kawasaki Wealth & Investment Management, Russell Investments Group Ltd., Intrinsic Edge Capital Management LLC and Wellington Shields Capital Management LLC. View Insider Buying and Selling for Ishares Msci Brazil Index Fund.

How do I buy shares of Ishares Msci Brazil Index Fund?

Shares of EWZ 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 Brazil Index Fund's stock price today?

One share of EWZ stock can currently be purchased for approximately $38.30.

How big of a company is Ishares Msci Brazil Index Fund?

Ishares Msci Brazil Index Fund has a market capitalization of $8.73 billion.

How can I contact Ishares Msci Brazil Index Fund?

Ishares Msci Brazil Index Fund's mailing address is 45 Fremont Street, San Fransisco, 94105, United States. The exchange traded fund can be reached via phone at +1-800-4742737.


MarketBeat Community Rating for Ishares Msci Brazil Index Fund (EWZ)

Community Ranking:  2.6 out of 5 (star star)
Outperform Votes:  54 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  48 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  102
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about Ishares Msci Brazil Index Fund and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe EWZ will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe EWZ will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

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Dividends

Ishares Msci Brazil Index Fund (NYSEARCA:EWZ) Dividend Information

Ishares Msci Brazil Index Fund pays an annual dividend of $0.69 per share, with a dividend yield of 1.80%. EWZ's most recent semiannual dividend payment was Thursday, January 4.
Most Recent Dividend:1/4/2018
Annual Dividend:$0.69
Dividend Yield:1.80%
Payout Ratio(s):N/A
Dividend Payments by Quarter for Ishares Msci Brazil Index Fund (NYSEARCA:EWZ)

Ishares Msci Brazil Index Fund (NYSEARCA:EWZ) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
12/28/2017semiannual$0.05040.25%12/28/201712/29/20171/4/2018
12/19/2017semiannual$0.36521.88%12/19/201712/20/201712/26/2017
6/20/2017semiannual$0.27671.69%6/20/20176/22/20176/26/2017
12/21/2016semiannual$0.39542.53%12/21/201612/23/201612/28/2016
6/25/2015semiannual$0.61113.75%6/25/20156/29/20157/1/2015
12/17/2014semiannual$0.41832.39%12/17/201412/19/201412/24/2014
6/25/2014semiannual$0.96264%6/25/20146/27/20147/2/2014
12/18/2013semiannual$0.58762.63%12/18/201312/20/201312/30/2013
6/27/2013semiannual$0.85323.85%6/27/20137/1/20137/5/2013
12/27/2012special$0.129212/27/201212/31/20121/3/2013
12/18/2012semiannual$0.38201.41%12/18/201212/20/201212/27/2012
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

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Ishares Msci Brazil Index Fund (NYSEARCA EWZ) News Headlines

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DateHeadline
Investors Way Too Stressed Out About BrazilInvestors Way Too Stressed Out About Brazil
finance.yahoo.com - May 14 at 9:12 AM
Iron Ore Supply Stays High: Could Prices See More Pressure?Iron Ore Supply Stays High: Could Prices See More Pressure?
finance.yahoo.com - April 30 at 4:53 PM
How Brazil’s Manufacturing Activity Is Affecting Equity MarketsHow Brazil’s Manufacturing Activity Is Affecting Equity Markets
finance.yahoo.com - April 25 at 5:08 PM
Why Brazil’s Service Activity Weakened in MarchWhy Brazil’s Service Activity Weakened in March
finance.yahoo.com - April 25 at 5:08 PM
The Numbers Support Brazil ETFsThe Numbers Support Brazil ETFs
finance.yahoo.com - April 18 at 5:17 PM
Ishares Msci Brazil Index Fund (EWZ) Sees Significant Decline in Short InterestIshares Msci Brazil Index Fund (EWZ) Sees Significant Decline in Short Interest
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 16 at 1:58 AM
Lula For The Nobel Peace Prize? Market Thinks Its RidiculousLula For The Nobel Peace Prize? Market Thinks It's Ridiculous
finance.yahoo.com - April 13 at 5:05 PM
Stocks are still weak, but earnings will stabilize the markets: traderStocks are still weak, but earnings will stabilize the markets: trader
finance.yahoo.com - April 12 at 5:04 PM
Brazilian stocks jump after court ruling likely cripples Lulas chances for election runBrazilian stocks jump after court ruling likely cripples Lula's chances for election run
www.cnbc.com - April 6 at 9:02 AM
Ishares Msci Brazil Index Fund (EWZ) Short Interest UpdateIshares Msci Brazil Index Fund (EWZ) Short Interest Update
www.americanbankingnews.com - April 1 at 2:50 AM
Iron Ore Supply Should Remain Strong: Could It Pressure Prices?Iron Ore Supply Should Remain Strong: Could It Pressure Prices?
finance.yahoo.com - March 29 at 5:01 PM
How Brazil’s Services PMI Trended in FebruaryHow Brazil’s Services PMI Trended in February
finance.yahoo.com - March 21 at 5:12 PM
Brazil’s Manufacturing PMI Improved: Are Investors Optimistic?Brazil’s Manufacturing PMI Improved: Are Investors Optimistic?
finance.yahoo.com - March 21 at 9:43 AM
Higher US Interest Rates Wont Cause Another Emerging Markets Financial CrisisHigher US Interest Rates Won't Cause Another Emerging Markets Financial Crisis
finance.yahoo.com - March 20 at 9:03 AM
China, Brazil Lead Top-Performing Foreign Stock Plays This YearChina, Brazil Lead Top-Performing Foreign Stock Plays This Year
finance.yahoo.com - March 19 at 8:57 AM
Political Chaos No Match For A Pro-Growth EconomyPolitical Chaos No Match For A Pro-Growth Economy
finance.yahoo.com - March 14 at 9:25 AM
iShares MSCI Brazil Index (EWZ) Shares Sold by Flow Traders U.S. LLCiShares MSCI Brazil Index (EWZ) Shares Sold by Flow Traders U.S. LLC
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 5 at 11:56 AM
Investec Asset Management LTD Acquires Shares of 147,945 iShares MSCI Brazil Index (EWZ)Investec Asset Management LTD Acquires Shares of 147,945 iShares MSCI Brazil Index (EWZ)
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 5 at 11:18 AM
ETFs to Watch as Risk of a Trade War Continues to Rise - Investorplace.comETFs to Watch as Risk of a Trade War Continues to Rise - Investorplace.com
investorplace.com - March 5 at 8:51 AM
Watch These ETFs as Trade War Risks RiseWatch These ETFs as Trade War Risks Rise
finance.yahoo.com - March 3 at 8:45 AM
Looking Under The Hood Of The iShares MSCI Brazil ETFLooking Under The Hood Of The iShares MSCI Brazil ETF
seekingalpha.com - February 20 at 5:22 PM
A Brazilian ETF Bounce as Equities SurgeA Brazilian ETF Bounce as Equities Surge
finance.yahoo.com - February 20 at 5:22 PM
EWZ And Brazil: Solid Macro PlayEWZ And Brazil: Solid Macro Play
seekingalpha.com - February 19 at 4:51 PM
Buy iShares MSCI Brazil Capped ETF On The ReboundBuy iShares MSCI Brazil Capped ETF On The Rebound
seekingalpha.com - February 15 at 8:19 AM
Emerging-market ETF poised for best day in nearly a yearEmerging-market ETF poised for best day in nearly a year
www.marketwatch.com - February 6 at 4:01 PM
Bullish on Brazil? Why it Could be a Leading Emerging MarketBullish on Brazil? Why it Could be a Leading Emerging Market
finance.yahoo.com - February 6 at 4:01 PM
Brazil Could Be The Top Performing Market In 2018 - Seeking AlphaBrazil Could Be The Top Performing Market In 2018 - Seeking Alpha
seekingalpha.com - February 6 at 9:31 AM
Political Risk Hangs Over Brazil ETFsPolitical Risk Hangs Over Brazil ETFs
finance.yahoo.com - January 30 at 4:04 PM
Brazil ETF Defiant In The Face Of Political, Credit HeadwindsBrazil ETF Defiant In The Face Of Political, Credit Headwinds
finance.yahoo.com - January 30 at 10:10 AM
Heres What A Brazil Workers Party Leader Told A Leftwing Magazine In New York About LulaHere's What A Brazil Workers' Party Leader Told A Leftwing Magazine In New York About Lula
finance.yahoo.com - January 30 at 10:10 AM
How Brazils Lula Escapes PrisonHow Brazil's Lula Escapes Prison
finance.yahoo.com - January 26 at 4:03 PM
Brazilian stocks are surging right now after court upholds ex-president Lulas convictionBrazilian stocks are surging right now after court upholds ex-president Lula's conviction
finance.yahoo.com - January 24 at 4:17 PM
Interesting EWZ Put And Call Options For September 21stInteresting EWZ Put And Call Options For September 21st
www.nasdaq.com - January 24 at 10:11 AM
Analyzing Brazil’s Manufacturing PMI in December 2017Analyzing Brazil’s Manufacturing PMI in December 2017
finance.yahoo.com - January 24 at 10:11 AM
A Look at Emerging Markets PMI Reports in December 2017A Look at Emerging Markets PMI Reports in December 2017
finance.yahoo.com - January 23 at 3:41 PM
Does Brazil’s Services PMI Indicate Improvement in Its Economy?Does Brazil’s Services PMI Indicate Improvement in Its Economy?
finance.yahoo.com - January 23 at 3:41 PM
Short Interest in iShares MSCI Brazil Index (EWZ) Declines By 21.5%Short Interest in iShares MSCI Brazil Index (EWZ) Declines By 21.5%
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 17 at 1:14 AM
What Lies Ahead for Brazil ETFs?What Lies Ahead for Brazil ETFs?
finance.yahoo.com - January 12 at 5:00 PM
S&P cuts Brazil debt rating as pension reform doubts grow - ReutersS&P cuts Brazil debt rating as pension reform doubts grow - Reuters
www.reuters.com - January 12 at 9:47 AM
S&P cuts Brazil debt rating as pension reform doubts growS&P cuts Brazil debt rating as pension reform doubts grow
www.reuters.com - January 12 at 8:43 AM
Brazil, Malaysia, And Emerging Market ETFs: Fast Money Picks For January 5Brazil, Malaysia, And Emerging Market ETFs: 'Fast Money' Picks For January 5
www.benzinga.com - January 5 at 8:38 AM
"Fast Money" final trades: EWM, EEM and more"Fast Money" final trades: EWM, EEM and more
finance.yahoo.com - January 5 at 8:38 AM
Short Interest in iShares MSCI Brazil Index (EWZ) Drops By 20.0%Short Interest in iShares MSCI Brazil Index (EWZ) Drops By 20.0%
www.americanbankingnews.com - January 3 at 1:22 AM
iShares MSCI Brazil Index to Issue Semiannual Dividend of $0.05 (EWZ)iShares MSCI Brazil Index to Issue Semiannual Dividend of $0.05 (EWZ)
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 28 at 7:14 PM
Brazil’s Manufacturing Activity Improves in November 2017Brazil’s Manufacturing Activity Improves in November 2017
finance.yahoo.com - December 21 at 9:42 AM
A Look at Brazil’s Service Sector in November 2017A Look at Brazil’s Service Sector in November 2017
finance.yahoo.com - December 20 at 5:08 PM
iShares MSCI Brazil Index (EWZ) Declares Semiannual Dividend of $0.37iShares MSCI Brazil Index (EWZ) Declares Semiannual Dividend of $0.37
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 19 at 7:32 PM
iShares MSCI Brazil Capped ETF (EWZ) Sees Significant Increase in Short InterestiShares MSCI Brazil Capped ETF (EWZ) Sees Significant Increase in Short Interest
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 17 at 2:04 AM
Notable ETF Inflow Detected - EWZNotable ETF Inflow Detected - EWZ
www.nasdaq.com - December 15 at 5:44 PM
Brazils Social Security Reform Set To Fail AgainBrazil's Social Security Reform Set To Fail Again
finance.yahoo.com - December 11 at 10:25 AM

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