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DBEF - Deutsche X-trackers MSCI EAFE Hedged Equity ETF

Stock Price: $37.33 USD 0.26 (0.70%)
Updated Apr 16, 2021 4:00 PM EDT - Market closed
Assets $3.90B
NAV $37.01
Expense Ratio 0.36%
PE Ratio 21.45
Beta (5Y) 0.74
Dividend (ttm) $0.81
Dividend Yield 2.19%
Ex-Dividend Date Dec 18, 2020
1-Year Return -
Trading Day April 16
Last Price $37.33
Previous Close $37.07
Change ($) 0.26
Change (%) 0.70%
Day's Open 37.19
Day's Range 37.16 - 37.34
Day's Volume 354,636
52-Week Range 26.52 - 37.34

Fund Description

The investment seeks investment results that correspond generally to the performance, before fees and expenses, of the MSCI EAFE US Dollar Hedged Index. The fund, using a passive or indexing investment approach, seeks investment results that correspond generally to the performance, before fees and expenses, of the underlying index, which is designed to track developed market performance while mitigating exposure to fluctuations between the value of the U.S. dollar and the currencies of the countries included in the underlying index. It will invest at least 80% of its total assets in component securities of the underlying index.

Asset Class
Inception Date
Jun 9, 2011
Ticker Symbol
Index Tracked
MSCI EAFE US Dollar Hedged Index

Top 10 Holdings

12.49% of assets
Nestle SA-RegNESN.SW1.97%
Cash & Cash Equivalentsn/a1.61%
ASML Holding NVASML.AS1.59%
Roche Holding AG-GenusscheinROG.SW1.37%
LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis VuittonMC.PA1.22%
Novartis AG-RegNOVN.SW1.14%
Toyota Motor Corp7203.T0.97%
AIA Group Ltd1299.HK0.90%
Unilever PLCULVR.L0.88%
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Ex-DividendAmountPay Date
Dec 18, 2020$0.439Dec 28, 2020
Jun 26, 2020$0.372Jul 6, 2020
Dec 18, 2019$0.345Dec 24, 2019
Jun 28, 2019$0.678Jul 8, 2019
Dec 19, 2018$0.598Dec 27, 2018
Jun 20, 2018$0.2991Jun 27, 2018
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The Federal Reserve chose to keep rates in check yesterday. The U.S. dollar unexpectedly rose following the announcement, but it could be short-lived, warranting the case for a dollar hedging strategy t...

2 months ago - ETF Trends

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3 months ago - ETF Trends

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4 months ago - ETF Trends

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5 months ago - ETF Trends

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8 months ago - ETFcom

If an investor is looking into international markets, one should consider potential currency risks and incorporate a currency-hedged exchange traded fund strategy into a diversified portfolio.

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1 year ago - ETF Trends

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1 year ago - ETF Trends

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