About iShares MSCI Brazil Index (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.
Industry, Sector and Symbol
Industry Investment Trusts
Trailing P/E Ratio-6.19583333333333
Forward P/E RatioN/A
Sales & Book Value
Price / SalesN/A
Price / CashN/A
Price / BookN/A
Return on Equity-89.01%
Return on Assets-86.88%
iShares MSCI Brazil Index (NYSEARCA:EWZ) Frequently Asked Questions
What is iShares MSCI Brazil Index's stock symbol?
iShares MSCI Brazil Index trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE)ARCA under the ticker symbol "EWZ."
How often does iShares MSCI Brazil Index pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for iShares MSCI Brazil Index?
iShares MSCI Brazil Index announced a semiannual dividend on Thursday, December 28th. Investors of record on Friday, December 29th will be given a dividend of $0.0504 per share on Thursday, January 4th. This represents a yield of 0.25%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, December 28th. View iShares MSCI Brazil Index's Dividend History.
Who are some of iShares MSCI Brazil Index's key competitors?
Some companies that are related to iShares MSCI Brazil Index include iShares S&P NA Tec. Semi. Idx. Fd.(ETF) (SOXX), PowerShares Fin. Preferred Port. (PGF), Greencoat UK Wind (UKW), Foresight Solar Fund (FSFL), SPDR S&P Retail (XRT), Oakley Capital Investments (OCI), Draper Esprit (GROW), Standard Life Equity Income Trust (SLET), International Biotechnology Trust (IBT), Tiziana Life Sciences (TILS), Gresham House (GHE), PowerShares Dynamic Sm. Cap Growth (PXSG), Cluff Natural Resources (CLNR), Legendary Investments (LEG), Mineral & Financial Investments (MAFL), Amedeo Resources (AMED), Henderson Global Trust (HGL) and ProShares Ultra MSCI Emerging Markets (EET).
Who are iShares MSCI Brazil Index's key executives?
iShares MSCI Brazil Index'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 been receiving favorable news coverage?
Press coverage about EWZ stock has trended somewhat positive on Sunday, Accern Sentiment reports. Accern identifies negative and positive news coverage by analyzing more than 20 million blog and news 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 Brazil Index earned a coverage optimism score of 0.07 on Accern's scale. They also gave news coverage about the exchange traded fund an impact score of 46.38 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the near future.
Who are iShares MSCI Brazil Index's major shareholders?
iShares MSCI Brazil Index's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include State of Tennessee Treasury Department (3.19%), BlackRock Inc. (1.96%), William Blair Investment Management LLC (1.01%), ING Groep NV (0.88%), Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership (0.73%) and OLD Mission Capital LLC (0.56%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for iShares MSCI Brazil Index.
Which major investors are selling iShares MSCI Brazil Index stock?
EWZ stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Quantitative Investment Management LLC, OLD Mission Capital LLC, Commerzbank Aktiengesellschaft FI, Itau Unibanco Holding S.A., JGP Global Gestao de Recursos Ltda., Flow Traders U.S. LLC, Millennium Management LLC and Harel Insurance Investments & Financial Services Ltd.. View Insider Buying and Selling for iShares MSCI Brazil Index.
Which major investors are buying iShares MSCI Brazil Index stock?
EWZ stock was acquired by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including BlackRock Inc., Arrowstreet Capital Limited Partnership, William Blair Investment Management LLC, Meitav Dash Investments Ltd., Guggenheim Capital LLC, Amundi Pioneer Asset Management Inc., Glovista Investments LLC and DSAM Partners London Ltd. View Insider Buying and Selling for iShares MSCI Brazil Index.
How do I buy shares of iShares MSCI Brazil Index?
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's stock price today?
One share of EWZ stock can currently be purchased for approximately $44.61.
How big of a company is iShares MSCI Brazil Index?
iShares MSCI Brazil Index has a market capitalization of $8.73 billion.
How can I contact iShares MSCI Brazil Index?
iShares MSCI Brazil Index'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.
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iShares MSCI Brazil Index (NYSEARCA:EWZ) Dividend Information
|Most Recent Dividend:||1/4/2018|
|Payout Ratio:||-9.58% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings) |
iShares MSCI Brazil Index (NYSEARCA:EWZ) Dividend History by Quarter
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
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