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10/31 10:52am ET

iShares MSCI Australia ETF (EWA)

Real-Time Quote
 +0.03 / +0.12%
Today’s Change
Today|||52-Week Range

Investment Objective

The investment seeks to track the investment results of an index composed of Australian equities. The fund seeks to track the investment results of the MSCI Australia Index (the "underlying index"), which consists of stocks traded primarily on the Australian Stock Exchange. The underlying index may include large-, mid- or small-capitalization companies, and components primarily include consumer staples, financials and materials companies. It generally invests at least 90% of its assets in the securities of its underlying index and in depositary receipts ("DRs") representing securities in its underlying index. The fund is non-diversified.

No recent news for iShares MSCI Australia ETF.


1 month+4.70% 3 years+5.77%
3 months-6.43% 5 years+6.93%
1 year-2.23% Since inception+9.05%
Data through 10/31/2014

Quote Details

Previous close$25.30
Open day’s range25.31 – 25.40
Net asset value (NAV)25.17 (10/30/2014)
Daily volume781,948
Average volume (3 months)1,575,297
Data as of 10:52am ET, 10/31/2014

Peer Comparisonvs. Miscellaneous region ETFs

Performance 5-yr return+6.93%+5.80%
Expense Gross exp ratio0.51%0.58%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio0.370.40
Net assets$1.8B$447.6M
Average market cap$31.5B$25.7B
Average P/E15.313.8
Dividend / Share--0.44%


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Top 5 Sectors
Portfolio weighting
Financial service 41.92%
Industrial materials 30.17%
Consumer service 9.43%
Energy 6.48%
Healthcare 3.34%
Top 10 Holdings
Portfolio weighting
-- Commonwealth Bank of Australia10.84%
-- BHP Billiton Ltd9.66%
-- Westpac Banking Corp8.87%
-- Australia and New Zealand Banking Group Ltd7.53%
-- National Australia Bank Ltd6.80%
-- Wesfarmers Ltd4.28%
-- Woolworths Ltd3.82%
-- CSL Ltd3.15%
-- Woodside Petroleum Ltd2.67%
-- Rio Tinto Ltd2.30%