VanEck Israel ETF (ISRA)

NYSEARCA: ISRA · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
-0.08 (-0.22%)
Feb 23, 2024, 4:00 PM EST - Market closed
Assets $62.12M
Expense Ratio 0.59%
PE Ratio 8.66
Shares Out 1.73M
Dividend (ttm) $0.66
Dividend Yield 1.83%
Ex-Dividend Date Dec 18, 2023
Payout Ratio 15.80%
1-Year Return +0.23%
Volume 2,842
Open 36.40
Previous Close 36.40
Day's Range 36.29 - 36.52
52-Week Low 27.68
52-Week High 39.89
Beta 1.06
Holdings 88
Inception Date Jun 25, 2013

About ISRA

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The VanEck Israel ETF (ISRA) is an exchange-traded fund that is based on the BlueStar Israel Global index. The fund tracks a cap-weighted, committee-reviewed index of Israeli and Israeli-linked companies. ISRA was launched on Jun 25, 2013 and is issued by VanEck.

Asset Class Equity
Category Miscellaneous Region
Region Middle East
Stock Exchange NYSEARCA
Ticker Symbol ISRA
ETF Provider VanEck
Index Tracked BlueStar Israel Global Index

Top 10 Holdings

51.52% of assets
Name Symbol Weight
Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Limited TEVA 8.17%
Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. CHKP 7.46%
CyberArk Software Ltd. CYBR 5.57%
Amdocs Limited DOX 4.90%
Bank Leumi Le-Israel BM LUMI.TA 4.82%
Bank Hapoalim BM POLI.TA 4.68% Ltd. WIX 3.43%
SentinelOne, Inc. S 2.86%
Mizrahi Tefahot Bank Ltd MZTF.TA 2.85%
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Ex-Dividend Amount Pay Date
Dec 18, 2023 $0.6627 Dec 22, 2023
Dec 19, 2022 $0.4848 Dec 23, 2022
Dec 20, 2021 $0.6213 Dec 27, 2021
Dec 21, 2020 $0.0763 Dec 28, 2020
Dec 23, 2019 $0.4849 Dec 30, 2019
Dec 20, 2018 $0.212 Dec 27, 2018
Full Dividend History


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4 years ago - Benzinga

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