VanEck Brazil Small-Cap ETF (BRF)

NYSEARCA: BRF · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
0.00 (0.00%)
Nov 28, 2023, 12:00 AM EST - Market open
Assets $28.83M
Expense Ratio 0.66%
PE Ratio 10.66
Shares Out n/a
Dividend (ttm) $0.56
Dividend Yield 3.27%
Ex-Dividend Date Dec 19, 2022
Payout Ratio 34.79%
1-Year Return +20.79%
Volume 1
Open 16.79
Previous Close 17.06
Day's Range 16.79 - 17.06
52-Week Low 12.13
52-Week High 19.08
Beta n/a
Holdings 94
Inception Date May 14, 2009

About BRF

Fund Home Page

The VanEck Brazil Small-Cap ETF (BRF) is an exchange-traded fund that is based on the MVIS Brazil Small-Cap index, a market-cap-weighted index of Brazilian small-cap firms. BRF was launched on May 14, 2009 and is issued by VanEck.

Asset Class Equity
Category Latin America Stock
Region Latin America
Stock Exchange NYSEARCA
Ticker Symbol BRF
ETF Provider VanEck
Index Tracked MVIS Brazil Small-Cap

Top 10 Holdings

29.59% of assets
Name Symbol Weight
CIA Saneamento Do Parana-SANEPAR Units (1 Ord Share & 4 Pref Shares) SAPR11.SA 4.10%
3R Petroleum Oleo E Gas SA Ordinary Shares RRRP3.SA 3.54%
Alupar Investimento SA Unit Cons of 1 Sh + 2 Pfd Shs ALUP11.SA 3.41%
Arcos Dorados Holdings Inc. ARCO 2.92%
Inter & Co Inc BRDR INBR32.SA 2.85%
Azul S.A. AZUL 2.72%
Fleury SA FLRY3.SA 2.71%
Iguatemi SA Units (1 Ord share & 2 Prf shares) IGTI11.SA 2.58%
Cyrela Brazil Realty SA Empreend e Part CYRE3.SA 2.55%
Marfrig Global Foods SA MRFG3.SA 2.22%
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Ex-Dividend Amount Pay Date
Dec 19, 2022 $0.5571 Dec 23, 2022
Dec 20, 2021 $0.4877 Dec 27, 2021
Dec 21, 2020 $0.3529 Dec 28, 2020
Dec 23, 2019 $0.6972 Dec 30, 2019
Dec 27, 2018 $0.068 Jan 3, 2019
Dec 20, 2018 $0.511 Dec 27, 2018
Full Dividend History


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