EZA - iShares MSCI South Africa ETF
|Ex-Dividend Date||Dec 14, 2020|
|Trading Day||April 21|
|Day's Range||50.49 - 51.59|
|52-Week Range||27.06 - 52.36|
The investment seeks to track the investment results of the MSCI South Africa 25/50 Index. The fund normally invests at least 95% of its total assets in the securities of its underlying index and in depositary receipts representing securities in its underlying index. The underlying index uses a capping methodology to limit the weight of any single issuer to a maximum of 25% of the underlying index. The underlying index will include large- and mid-capitalization companies and may change over time. The fund is non-diversified.
|Asset Class |
|Inception Date |
Feb 3, 2003
|Ticker Symbol |
|Index Tracked |
MSCI South African Index
Top 10 Holdings56.42% of assets
|Naspers Ltd Class N||NPN.JO||20.83%|
|Impala Platinum Holdings Ltd||IMP.JO||5.41%|
|Sibanye Stillwater Ltd Ordinary Shares||SSW.JO||4.54%|
|MTN Group Ltd||MTN.JO||3.81%|
|Standard Bank Group Ltd||SBK.JO||3.70%|
|Anglogold Ashanti Ltd||ANG.JO||3.10%|
|Gold Fields Ltd||GFI.JO||2.98%|
|Anglo American Platinum Ltd||AMS.JO||2.87%|
|Dec 14, 2020||$1.771||Dec 18, 2020|
|Jun 15, 2020||$0.645||Jun 19, 2020|
|Dec 16, 2019||$4.705||Dec 20, 2019|
|Jun 17, 2019||$1.315||Jun 21, 2019|
|Dec 18, 2018||$1.067||Dec 24, 2018|
|Jun 19, 2018||$0.8573||Jun 25, 2018|
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