iShares MSCI Saudi Arabia ETF (KSA)

NYSEARCA: KSA · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
+0.17 (0.43%)
Nov 30, 2023, 4:00 PM EST - Market closed
Assets $708.30M
Expense Ratio 0.74%
PE Ratio 16.19
Shares Out n/a
Dividend (ttm) $0.89
Dividend Yield 2.25%
Ex-Dividend Date Jun 7, 2023
Payout Ratio 36.36%
1-Year Return +0.43%
Volume 532,037
Open 39.62
Previous Close 39.43
Day's Range 39.57 - 39.77
52-Week Low 35.78
52-Week High 43.17
Beta n/a
Holdings 123
Inception Date Sep 16, 2015

About KSA

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The iShares MSCI Saudi Arabia ETF (KSA) is an exchange-traded fund that is based on the MSCI Saudi Arabia IMI 25-50 index, a market-cap-weighted index of Saudi Arabian firms covering 99% of the market cap spectrum. KSA was launched on Sep 16, 2015 and is issued by BlackRock.

Asset Class Equity
Category Miscellaneous Region
Region Middle East
Stock Exchange NYSEARCA
Ticker Symbol KSA
ETF Provider BlackRock
Index Tracked MSCI Saudi Arabia IMI 25-50

Top 10 Holdings

56.85% of assets
Name Symbol Weight
Al Rajhi Bank 1120.SR 12.66%
Saudi National Bank 1180.SR 8.68%
Saudi Arabian Oil Co 2222.SR 7.61%
Saudi Basic Industries Corp 2010.SR 6.24%
Saudi Telecom Co 7010.SR 6.02%
Saudi Arabian Mining Co 1211.SR 3.95%
Riyad Bank 1010.SR 3.42%
Alinma Bank 1150.SR 3.10%
Saudi British Bank 1060.SR 2.90%
SABIC Agri-Nutrient Co 2020.SR 2.28%
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Ex-Dividend Amount Pay Date
Jun 7, 2023 $0.48887 Jun 13, 2023
Dec 13, 2022 $0.40002 Dec 19, 2022
Jun 9, 2022 $0.32918 Jun 15, 2022
Dec 30, 2021 $0.01765 Jan 5, 2022
Dec 13, 2021 $0.26391 Dec 17, 2021
Jun 10, 2021 $0.36575 Jun 16, 2021
Full Dividend History


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