Xtrackers MSCI Japan Hedged Equity ETF (DBJP)

NYSEARCA: DBJP · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
+0.06 (0.08%)
Feb 26, 2024, 4:00 PM EST - Market closed
Assets $337.52M
Expense Ratio 0.47%
PE Ratio 18.15
Shares Out 4.95M
Dividend (ttm) $3.23
Dividend Yield 4.51%
Ex-Dividend Date Dec 15, 2023
Payout Ratio 81.82%
1-Year Return +38.08%
Volume 16,173
Open 71.87
Previous Close 71.69
Day's Range 71.67 - 71.92
52-Week Low 49.29
52-Week High 71.92
Beta 0.72
Holdings 236
Inception Date Jun 9, 2011

About DBJP

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The Xtrackers MSCI Japan Hedged Equity ETF (DBJP) is an exchange-traded fund that mostly invests in total market equity. The fund tracks a market-cap-weighted index of Japanese stocks. The fund is hedged against Japanese yen (JPY) currency fluctuations. DBJP was launched on Jun 9, 2011 and is issued by Xtrackers.

Asset Class Equity
Category Japan Stock
Region Global
Stock Exchange NYSEARCA
Ticker Symbol DBJP
ETF Provider Xtrackers
Index Tracked MSCI Japan 100% Hedged to USD Net Variant

Top 10 Holdings

118.86% of assets
Name Symbol Weight
Currency Contract - Usd n/a 94.67%
Toyota Motor Corp 7203.T 6.15%
Tokyo Electron Ltd 8035.T 2.84%
Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group Inc 8306.T 2.80%
Sony Group Corp 6758.T 2.77%
Keyence Corp 6861.T 2.23%
Hitachi Ltd 6501.T 1.97%
Shin-Etsu Chemical Co Ltd 4063.T 1.89%
Mitsubishi Corp 8058.T 1.85%
Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group Inc 8316.T 1.69%
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Ex-Dividend Amount Pay Date
Dec 15, 2023 $0.15522 Dec 22, 2023
Jun 23, 2023 $3.07911 Jun 30, 2023
Dec 16, 2022 $0.01946 Dec 23, 2022
Jun 24, 2022 $0.36585 Jul 1, 2022
Dec 17, 2021 $0.00988 Dec 27, 2021
Jun 25, 2021 $1.15078 Jul 2, 2021
Full Dividend History


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