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EWT - iShares MSCI Taiwan ETF

Stock Price: $62.26 USD 0.30 (0.48%)
Updated Apr 16, 2021 4:00 PM EDT - Market closed
Assets $6.93B
NAV $61.62
Expense Ratio 0.59%
PE Ratio 20.96
Beta (5Y) 0.77
Dividend (ttm) $0.97
Dividend Yield 1.58%
Ex-Dividend Date Dec 14, 2020
1-Year Return -
Trading Day April 16
Last Price $62.26
Previous Close $61.96
Change ($) 0.30
Change (%) 0.48%
Day's Open 62.25
Day's Range 62.16 - 62.39
Day's Volume 2,587,186
52-Week Range 33.87 - 62.39

Fund Description

The investment seeks to track the investment results of the MSCI Taiwan 25/50 Index. The fund will at all times invest at least 80% of its assets in the securities of its underlying index and in depositary receipts representing securities in its underlying index. The index is designed to measure the performance of the large- and mid-cap segments of the Taiwanese market. A capping methodology is applied that limits the weight of any single issuer to a maximum of 25% of the underlying index. The fund is non-diversified.

Asset Class
Equity
Sector
International
Region
Asia-Pacific
Inception Date
Jun 20, 2000
Exchange
NYSEARCA
Ticker Symbol
EWT
Index Tracked
MSCI Taiwan Index

Top 10 Holdings

43.23% of assets
NameSymbolWeight
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co Ltd2330.TW20.29%
Hon Hai Precision Industry Co Ltd2317.TW5.37%
MediaTek Inc2454.TW5.34%
United Microelectronics Corp2303.TW2.36%
Delta Electronics Inc2308.TW2.26%
Chunghwa Telecom Co Ltd2412.TW1.56%
Novatek Microelectronics Corp3034.TW1.53%
Nan Ya Plastics Corp1303.TW1.53%
Formosa Plastics Corp1301.TW1.52%
CTBC Financial Holding Co Ltd2891.TW1.45%
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Dividends

Ex-DividendAmountPay Date
Dec 14, 2020$0.973Dec 18, 2020
Dec 16, 2019$1.023Dec 20, 2019
Dec 18, 2018$0.998Dec 24, 2018
Dec 19, 2017$1.0189Dec 26, 2017
Dec 21, 2016$0.701Dec 28, 2016
Dec 17, 2014$0.291Dec 24, 2014
Full Dividend History

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