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EWZ - iShares MSCI Brazil ETF

Stock Price: $35.10 USD 0.08 (0.23%)
Updated Apr 21, 2021 4:00 PM EDT - Market closed
Assets $6.06B
NAV $35.27
Expense Ratio 0.59%
PE Ratio 15.49
Beta (5Y) 1.17
Dividend (ttm) $0.63
Dividend Yield 1.79%
Ex-Dividend Date Dec 14, 2020
1-Year Return -
Trading Day April 21
Last Price $35.10
Previous Close $35.02
Change ($) 0.08
Change (%) 0.23%
Day's Open 34.85
Day's Range 34.52 - 35.20
Day's Volume 16,611,783
52-Week Range 20.72 - 38.82

Fund Description

The investment seeks to track the investment results of the MSCI Brazil 25/50 Index. The fund generally invests at least 95% of its assets in the securities of its underlying index and in depositary receipts representing securities in its underlying index. The index is a free float-adjusted market capitalization-weighted index with a capping methodology applied to issuer weights so that no single issuer exceeds 25% of the underlying index weight, and all issuers with a weight above 5% do not cumulatively exceed 50% of the underlying index weight. The fund is non-diversified.

Asset Class
Equity
Sector
Emerging Markets
Region
Latin America
Inception Date
Jul 10, 2000
Exchange
NYSEARCA
Ticker Symbol
EWZ
Index Tracked
MSCI Brazil Index

Top 10 Holdings

55.94% of assets
NameSymbolWeight
Vale SAVALE3.SA18.48%
Itau Unibanco Holding SA Participating PreferredITUB4.SA6.08%
Petroleo Brasileiro SA Petrobras Participating PreferredPETR4.SA5.34%
Bank Bradesco SA Participating PreferredBBDC4.SA5.20%
B3 SA - Brasil Bolsa BalcaoB3SA3.SA4.23%
Petroleo Brasileiro SA PetrobrasPETR3.SA4.09%
Ambev SAABEV3.SA3.32%
Weg SAWEGE3.SA3.31%
Magazine Luiza SAMGLU3.SA3.03%
Suzano SASUZB3.SA2.85%
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Dividends

Ex-DividendAmountPay Date
Dec 14, 2020$0.276Dec 18, 2020
Jun 15, 2020$0.357Jun 19, 2020
Dec 30, 2019$0.097Jan 6, 2020
Jun 17, 2019$0.531Jun 21, 2019
Dec 18, 2018$0.574Dec 24, 2018
Jun 19, 2018$0.5309Jun 25, 2018
Full Dividend History

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