About iShares MSCI South Africa Index (NYSEARCA:EZA)
iShares MSCI South Africa ETF, formerly iShares MSCI South Africa Index Fund (the Fund), is an exchange traded fund. The Fund seeks to provide investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance of publicly traded securities in the aggregate in the South African market, as measured by the MSCI South Africa Index (the Index). The Index seeks to measure the performance of the South African equity market. The Index is a capitalization-weighted index that aims to capture 85% of the (publicly available) total market capitalization. Component companies are adjusted for available float and must meet objective criteria for inclusion to the Index. The Index is reviewed quarterly by Morgan Stanley Capital International (MSCI). The Fund invests in a representative sample of securities included in the Index that collectively has an investment profile similar to the Index. The Fund's investment advisor is BlackRock Fund Advisors.
Industry, Sector and Symbol
Industry Investment Trusts
Trailing P/E Ratio16.1478060046189
Forward P/E RatioN/A
Sales & Book Value
Price / SalesN/A
Price / CashN/A
Price / BookN/A
Return on Equity-8.53%
Return on Assets-8.42%
iShares MSCI South Africa Index (NYSEARCA:EZA) Frequently Asked Questions
What is iShares MSCI South Africa Index's stock symbol?
iShares MSCI South Africa Index trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE)ARCA under the ticker symbol "EZA."
How often does iShares MSCI South Africa Index pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for iShares MSCI South Africa Index?
iShares MSCI South Africa Index declared a semiannual dividend on Tuesday, December 19th. Investors of record on Wednesday, December 20th will be paid a dividend of $0.6171 per share on Tuesday, December 26th. This represents a yield of 1.87%. The ex-dividend date is Tuesday, December 19th. This is an increase from iShares MSCI South Africa Index's previous semiannual dividend of $0.47. View iShares MSCI South Africa Index's Dividend History.
Who are some of iShares MSCI South Africa Index's key competitors?
Some companies that are related to iShares MSCI South Africa Index include 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), Ivy ProShares Russell 2000 Dividend Growers Index Fund (EET), ProShares UltraShort Russell2000 (TWM) and WisdomTree Intl. LargeCap Div Fd (DOL).
Who are iShares MSCI South Africa Index's key executives?
iShares MSCI South Africa Index's management team includes the folowing people:
- Robert H. Silver, Independent Chairman of the Board
- Michael Arthur Latham, President, Director
- Jack Gee, Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer
- Scott F. Radell, Executive Vice President
- Amy Schioldager, Executive Vice President
- Edward B. Baer, Chief Legal Officer, Vice President
- Ira P. Shapiro, Vice President
- Eilleen M. Clavere, Secretary
- Robert S. Kapito, Director
- Cecilia H. Herbert, Independent Director
Has iShares MSCI South Africa Index been receiving favorable news coverage?
Media coverage about EZA stock has trended positive on Monday, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group ranks the sentiment of news coverage by reviewing more than 20 million blog and news sources in real-time. Accern ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores nearest to one being the most favorable. iShares MSCI South Africa Index earned a coverage optimism score of 0.28 on Accern's scale. They also assigned media coverage about the exchange traded fund an impact score of 45.11 out of 100, indicating that recent news coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days.
Who are iShares MSCI South Africa Index's major shareholders?
iShares MSCI South Africa Index's stock is owned by a variety of of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include AGF Investments Inc. (4.02%), Hexavest Inc. (3.24%), OLD Mission Capital LLC (3.09%), Afam Capital Inc. (1.35%), Charter Trust Co. (0.41%) and Bank of New York Mellon Corp (0.33%). View Institutional Ownership Trends for iShares MSCI South Africa Index.
Which institutional investors are selling iShares MSCI South Africa Index stock?
Which institutional investors are buying iShares MSCI South Africa Index stock?
How do I buy shares of iShares MSCI South Africa Index?
Shares of EZA 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 South Africa Index's stock price today?
One share of EZA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $69.92.
How big of a company is iShares MSCI South Africa Index?
iShares MSCI South Africa Index has a market capitalization of $523.30 million.
How can I contact iShares MSCI South Africa Index?
iShares MSCI South Africa Index's mailing address is , Los Angeles, 90010, United States. The exchange traded fund can be reached via phone at +1-213-4805258.
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iShares MSCI South Africa Index (NYSEARCA:EZA) Dividend Information
|Most Recent Dividend:||12/26/2017|
|Payout Ratio:||24.94% (Trailing 12 Months of Earnings) |
iShares MSCI South Africa Index (NYSEARCA:EZA) Dividend History by Quarter
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)
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