Franklin FTSE South Korea ETF (FLKR)

NYSEARCA: FLKR · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
23.91
0.41 (1.74%)
At close: May 27, 2022 3:27 PM
23.89
-0.02 (-0.10%)
After-hours:May 27, 2022 6:30 PM EDT
Assets$57.88M
NAV$23.15
Expense Ratio0.09%
PE Ratio9.16
Shares Out2.50M
Dividend (ttm)$0.59
Dividend Yield2.46%
Ex-Dividend DateDec 13, 2021
1-Year Return-26.93%
Volume6,481
Open23.86
Previous Close23.50
Day's Range23.84 - 23.92
52-Week Low22.00
52-Week High33.60
Beta0.89
Holdings165
Inception DateNov 2, 2017

About FLKR

Under normal market conditions, the fund invests at least 80% of its assets in the component securities of the FTSE South Korea Capped Index and in depositary receipts representing such securities. The FTSE South Korea Capped Index is based on the FTSE South Korea Index and is designed to measure the performance of South Korean large- and mid-capitalization stocks. The fund is non-diversified.

Asset ClassEquity
RegionAsia-Pacific
IssuerFranklin Templeton
Stock ExchangeNYSEARCA
Ticker SymbolFLKR
Index TrackedFTSE South Korea Capped Index

Top 10 Holdings

45.29% of assets
NameSymbolWeight
SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO LTD005930.KS16.56%
SK HYNIX INC000660.KS5.88%
NAVER CORP035420.KS4.00%
SAMSUNG SDI CO LTD PFD006400.KS3.37%
HYUNDAI MOTOR CO005380.KS2.82%
LG CHEM LTD051910.KS2.73%
SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS PREFN/A2.62%
KB FINANCIAL GROUP INC105560.KS2.53%
KAKAO CORP035720.KS2.45%
KIA CORP000270.KS2.33%
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Dividends

Ex-DividendAmountPay Date
Dec 13, 2021$0.40423Dec 21, 2021
Jun 10, 2021$0.1847Jun 18, 2021
Dec 14, 2020$0.30404Dec 23, 2020
Dec 11, 2019$0.40168Dec 19, 2019
Jun 11, 2019$0.05214Jun 19, 2019
Dec 20, 2018$0.37753Dec 28, 2018
Full Dividend History

News

South Korea Ups Rates, Predicts Economic Recovery

The Bank of Korea delivered back-to-back interest rate hikes and forecasts further aggressive increases to bring consumer inflation down from 13-year highs. The country's central bank announced Thursday...

1 day ago - ETF Trends

3 South Korea ETFs for Q2 2021

3 South Korea ETFs for Q2 2021 are KORU, FLKR, and EWY.

Other symbols:EWYKORU
1 year ago - Investopedia

Top Fund Managers Flock to South Korean Tech Stocks

Investing in international markets is not a new theme. In addition to the lucrative returns associated with this strategy, investors often place importance on the diversification benefits of expanding t...

Other symbols:BENBLKEWY
1 year ago - GuruFocus

2 South Korea ETFs for Q1 2021

2 South Korea ETFs for Q1 2021 are FLKR and EWY.

Other symbols:EWY
1 year ago - Investopedia

Is South Korea Crowding Your Emerging Markets Allocation?

By John Welling, Director, Equity Indices, S&P Dow Jones Indices Key to evaluating core international equity benchmarks is an understanding of the country exposures offered. Developed and emerging marke...

Other symbols:EWY
1 year ago - ETF Trends

3 South Korea ETFs for Q4 2020

3 South Korea ETFs for Q4 2020 are FLKR, EWY, and FKO.

Other symbols:EWY
1 year ago - Investopedia

Can South Korean ETFs Survive the Covid-19 Havoc?

Thanks to the aggravating coronavirus outbreak, South Korea is expected to see a drop in domestic consumption levels, disturbed supply chain and slowdown in economic recovery.

Other symbols:EWY
2 years ago - Zacks Investment Research

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Compelling value, policy easing and some country-specific tailwinds make these Two Asian ETFs good buys for 2020.

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South Korea ETFs should surge amid policy easing and the initial U.S.-China trade deal.

Other symbols:EWY
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These international value ETFs have been in the list of top gainers over the last five days. These are also known for sturdy yields, which make them nice picks amid the current global market volatility.

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