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Xtrackers MSCI EAFE ESG Leaders Equity ETF (EASG)

NYSEARCA: EASG · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
31.70 -0.11 (-0.35%)
Sep 27, 2021 4:00 PM EDT - Market closed
Assets$19.05M
NAV$31.75
Expense Ratio0.14%
PE Ratio22.26
Shares Out600,000
Dividend (ttm)$0.69
Dividend Yield2.18%
Ex-Dividend DateJun 25, 2021
1-Year Return
-
Volume2,436
Open31.73
Previous Close31.81
Day's Range31.70 - 31.79
52-Week Low23.79
52-Week High35.44
Beta0.85
Holdings425
Inception DateSep 6, 2018

About EASG

The investment seeks investment results that correspond generally to the performance, before fees and expenses, of the MSCI EAFE ESG Leaders Index. The index consists of large- and medium-capitalization companies across developed markets countries, excluding Canada and the United States. The fund will invest at least 80% of its total assets (but typically far more) in component securities (including depositary receipts in respect of such securities) of the index. The fund is non-diversified.

Asset ClassPortfolio-Multi Asset
RegionEAFE
IssuerDeutsche Asset Management
Stock ExchangeNYSEARCA
Ticker SymbolEASG
Index TrackedMSCI EAFE ESG Leaders Index

Top 10 Holdings

19.82% of assets
NameSymbolWeight
ASML Holding NVASML.AS4.03%
Roche Holding AGROG.SW2.88%
AstraZeneca PLCAZN.L2.09%
Novo Nordisk A/S Class BNOVO B.CO1.90%
Sony Group Corp6758.T1.67%
SAP SESAP.DE1.66%
Unilever PLCULVR.L1.61%
Commonwealth Bank of AustraliaCBA.AX1.46%
TotalEnergies SETTE.PA1.29%
L'Oreal SAOR.PA1.25%
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Dividends

Ex-DividendAmountPay Date
Jun 25, 2021$0.45922Jul 2, 2021
Dec 18, 2020$0.2343Dec 28, 2020
Jun 29, 2020$0.26079Jul 6, 2020
Dec 18, 2019$0.30243Dec 24, 2019
Jun 28, 2019$0.4841Jul 8, 2019
Dec 19, 2018$0.17949Dec 27, 2018
Full Dividend History

News

Add Some Green to Your Portfolio With the EASG ETF

Unless you've been living under a rock (possibly to avoid COVID-19, so it's forgivable), you're well aware of the rising popularity of environmental, social and governance (ESG) investing in the capital...

9 months ago - ETF Trends

As ESG Continues to Grow to Record Highs, Check Out the EASG ETF

Environmental, social and governance (ESG) investing can and will continue growing at epic proportions. To get in on the action, ETF investors should consider following the leaders in ESG with funds lik...

10 months ago - ETF Trends

ESG Under Fire: Beyond the Investment

It would be an understatement to suggest that labor has been in the headlines lately.  Between the unemployment statistics, Labor Day, and the passing of one of the staunchest advocates for workers’ rig...

Other symbols:SNPE
1 year ago - ETF Trends

JP Morgan is Making a Move in the Green Bond Game

Environmental, social, and governance (ESG) investing is reaching new heights in its popularity even amid the Covid-19 pandemic. Now, the big players are primed to enter the market like JP Morgan who is...

Other symbols:USSG
1 year ago - ETF Trends

Japanese Developer Plans to Issue Innovative ESG Bond

The environmental, social and governance (ESG) investing space is growing so rapidly that creativity is a must in order to discern yourself from other ESG products. As such, one Japanese real estate dev...

Other symbols:GHYB
1 year ago - ETF Trends

Denmark Takes a Large Step in ESG Investing Transparency

It’s no doubt that environmental, social and governance (ESG) investing has taken off in a big way even before and during the Covid-19 pandemic. However, in order to maintain due diligence in the space,...

Other symbols:USSG
1 year ago - ETF Trends

Long-Term Investors Are Singing the Praises of ESG

When it comes to buy-and-hold investments, one option to consider is environmental, social and governance (ESG) investing—right now, it’s what long-term investors are looking at following an increased i...

Other symbols:USSG
1 year ago - ETF Trends

ESG On the List of CFOs’ Priorities for 2021

Thanks to the Covid-19 pandemic, 2020 is one year that everyone wants to forget, including chief financial officers (CFOs). Speaking of which, a Forbes report noted that CFOs are placing a high priority...

Other symbols:CRBNUSSG
1 year ago - ETF Trends

HSBC’s Latest ESG Portfolio Reporting Service Will Help Due Diligence

As environmental, social, and governance (ESG) investing continues to gain in popularity, due diligence is necessary in order to ensure the veracity of companies marketing themselves as ESG-friendly. As...

Other symbols:USSG
1 year ago - ETF Trends

Emerging Markets Could Be Turning Their Attention to ESG

The coronavirus pandemic did no favors to emerging markets (EM) investors who are now looking around scratching their heads, wondering where to head next. While a dollar-cost averaging approach to EM as...

Other symbols:USSG
1 year ago - ETF Trends

Coronavirus Could Bring Wider Adoption to ESG Investing

Environmental, social, and governance (ESG) investing has proven its mettle in the face of the Covid-19 pandemic, which can only bring wider adoption to a space that was already gaining in popularity. G...

Other symbols:CRBNUSSG
1 year ago - ETF Trends

Report Shows that Workforce Sentiment is Improved with ESG

Clean energy alternatives and lower carbon emissions are only a couple of reasons within a larger set of benefits offered by environmental, social, and governance (ESG) investing. One report suggests th...

Other symbols:CRBNUSSG
1 year ago - ETF Trends

As ESG Gains More Traction, Social Bonds Rise in Popularity

Environmental, social, and governance (ESG) investing is gaining more traction, and the coronavirus pandemic only spurred that interest as opposed to stifling it. This, in turn, is helping to fuel a hea...

Other symbols:USSG
1 year ago - ETF Trends

Research Shows ESG Outperformed Broad Market Last 10 Years

It’s been a decade of strong performance for environmental, social, and governance (ESG) investing when compared to the broader market. Data provider Morningstar research noted that European-based ESG f...

Other symbols:EAGG
1 year ago - ETF Trends

Bonds Offer a Way for Investors to Fend Off the Coronavirus

Healthcare equities can’t have all the funds when it comes to investing ideas in a pandemic environment. As such, investors can also use COVID-19 bonds to respond to the market changes—the debt issues h...

1 year ago - ETF Trends

ESG Investing Gets BlackRock’s Vote of Confidence

Exchange-traded fund (ETF) provider powerhouse BlackRock is ready to double down when it comes to environmental, social, and governance (ESG) investing. BlackRock CEO Larry Fink said the company would b...

Other symbols:ESGUSDGSUSA
1 year ago - ETF Trends

BlackRock Confirms Resilience of ESG During Market Downturn

The first quarter obviously wasn’t a banner one for any sector given the widespread effects of the pandemic. However, a recent BlackRock report entitled “Sustainable Investing: Resilience amid Uncertain...

Other symbols:EAGG
1 year ago - ETF Trends

Investor Demand for ESG Content Exceeds Supply

As environmental, social, and governance (ESG) investing continues to rise in popularity, more investors are searching for content on the subject. In a research report entitled “Making a Difference, Mar...

Other symbols:USSG
1 year ago - ETF Trends

Despite Tumultuous Q1, ESG Saw Steady Fund Flows Globally

Even though the coronavirus pandemic rained down some heavy sell-offs during a tumultuous first quarter, environmental, social and governance (ESG) funds were holding steady with inflows globally. Per a...

Other symbols:USSG
1 year ago - ETF Trends

ESG Should Thank COVID-19 For Increasing Investor Interest

No one doubts that COVID-19 is doing more harm than good, but one area where its raising awareness is environmental, social and governance (ESG) investing.

1 year ago - ETF Trends

ESG Investing is Winning the Hearts of Millennials

For millennials who didn’t understand the economic ramifications of the financial crisis over a decade ago, they’re now realizing how a crisis like the coronavirus pandemic can upend the economy quickly...

1 year ago - ETF Trends

Falling Stock Prices Aren’t Hurting ESG Companies Amid Coronavirus Outbreak

Right now, it’s good to be green—despite the coronavirus outbreak, environmental, social and governance (ESG) companies are thriving amid the chaos.

Other symbols:DEEF
1 year ago - ETF Trends

The Coronavirus Will Drive ESG Gains, Says Market Expert

The coronavirus pandemic is obviously putting the hurt on many sectors, but the outbreak could actually be beneficial to the environmental, social and governance (ESG) space. Nigel Green, CEO of deVere ...

1 year ago - ETF Trends

Why Investors Should Consider Sustainable ETF Strategies

Investors should consider the diversification benefits of socially responsible investments and how they can enhance a core portfolio position through ESG exchange traded fund strategies.

Other symbols:ACSGEMSGSNPE
1 year ago - ETF Trends

Sustainable Strategies to Add to Portfolios in 2020

Socially responsible investments that incorporate environmental, social and governance principles are more than just a gimmicky theme to help conscientious investors feel good about their investment dec...

Other symbols:ACSGEMSGSNPEUSSG
1 year ago - ETF Trends