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iShares MSCI Pacific ex Japan ETF (EPP)

46.70
Data as of Oct 17
 +0.48 / +1.04%
Today’s Change
43.08
Today|||52-Week Range
51.94
-0.06%
Year-to-Date

Investment Objective

The investment seeks to track the investment results of an index composed of Pacific region developed market equities, excluding Japan. The fund seeks to track the investment results of the MSCI Pacific ex Japan Index, which consists of stocks from the following four countries: Australia, Hong Kong, New Zealand and Singapore. The underlying index may include large-, mid- or small-capitalization companies, and components primarily include financials, industrials and materials companies. The fund will at all times invest at least 90% of its assets in the securities of its underlying index and in DRs representing securities in its underlying index.

No recent news for iShares MSCI Pacific ex Japan ETF.

Performance

1 month-4.60% 3 years+7.99%
3 months-7.16% 5 years+5.98%
1 year-2.24% Since inception+12.02%
Data through 10/18/2014

Quote Details

Previous close$46.22
Open day’s range-- – --
Net asset value (NAV)46.43 (10/17/2014)
Daily volume311,221
Average volume (3 months)580,104
Data as of 10/17/2014

Peer Comparisonvs. Pacific/asia ex-japan stk ETFs

 EPPCategory
Performance 5-yr return+5.98%+6.42%
Expense Gross exp ratio0.50%0.58%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio0.430.43
Net assets$3.1B$595.4M
Average market cap$26.4B$17.0B
Average P/E13.514.8
Dividend / Share--0.66%

Competitors

AXJL WisdomTree Asia Pacific ex-Japan Fund
FPA First Trust Asia Pacific Ex-Japan AlphaD...
GMF SPDR┬« S&P Emerging Asia Pacific ETF

Holdings

Top 5 Sectors
Portfolio weighting
Financial service 45.69%
Industrial materials 22.92%
Consumer service 8.60%
Business service 4.41%
Telecommunication 4.40%
Top 10 Holdings
Portfolio weighting
-- Commonwealth Bank of Australia6.83%
-- BHP Billiton Ltd6.08%
-- Westpac Banking Corp5.63%
-- National Australia Bank Ltd4.39%
-- Australia and New Zealand Banking Group Ltd4.20%
-- AIA Group Ltd3.99%
-- Wesfarmers Ltd2.73%
-- Woolworths Ltd2.44%
-- CSL Ltd2.00%
-- Woodside Petroleum Ltd1.69%