ACWV MSCI All Country World Minimum Volatility ETF
- Global Equities
ACWV - Profile
- Issuer: iShares
- Structure: ETF
- Expense Ratio: 0.20%
- ETF Home Page: ACWV
- Inception: Oct 20, 2011
- Tax Form: 1099
- ACWV Tracks This Index: MSCI All Country World Minimum Volatility Index
- 52 Week Lo: $63.55
- 52 Week Hi: $74.41
- AUM: $2,304.8 M
- Shares: 31.4 M
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The index aims to reﬂect the performance characteristics of a minimum variance strategy applied to large and mid cap equities across 45 Developed and Emerging Markets countries . The index is calculated by optimizing the MSCI ACWI Index, its parent index, for the lowest absolute risk (within a given set of constraints). Historically, the index has shown lower beta and volatility characteristics relative to the MSCI ACWI Index.
ACWV - Realtime Rating
Realtime Rating Summary
ACWV is a passive ETF that seeks to replicate MSCI All Country World Minimum Volatility Index. The index aims to reﬂect the performance characteristics of a minimum variance strategy applied to large and mid cap equities across 45 Developed and Emerging Markets countries . The index is calculated by optimizing the MSCI ACWI Index, its parent index, for the lowest absolute risk (within a given set of constraints). Historically, the index has shown lower beta and volatility characteristics relative to the MSCI ACWI Index.
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ACWV In-Depth Analysis
The following tables and charts contain in-depth metrics for ACWV and compare it to similar peer ETFs within its ETFdb Category.
ACWV - HoldingsFilings Data as of: May 04, 2015
Top Ten Holdings
This section compares how balanced and deep ACWV is relative to the peer group ETFdb Category.
ACWV Asset Allocation
ACWV Sector Breakdown
ACWV Market Cap Breakdown
ACWV Region Breakdown
ACWV Market Tier Breakdown
ACWV Country Breakdown
ACWV - Expenses & Fees
This section compares the cost efficiency of ACWV to peers in the same ETFdb Category.
Expenses Ratio Analysis
Commission Free Trading in ACWV
ACWV is not currently available for commission free trading on any platforms.
Category Commission Free Trading
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ACWV - Performance
This section shows how ACWV has performed relative to its peer group ETFdb Category.
ACWV - Charts
The following charts can be customized to display historical performance in a number of different formats, including line charts, bar charts, and candlesticks. Time periods can be adjusted to increase or decrease the period shown, ranging from five minutes to several months.
The following chart also includes the option to compare the performance of ACWV relative to other ETFs and benchmarks or to include indicators such as Bollinger Bands, relative strength, and moving averages.
ACWV - Technicals
ACWV Volatility Analysis
This section shows how the volatility of ACWV compares to the peer group ETFdb Category.
- 20 Day MA: $73.39
- 60 Day MA: $72.54
- MACD 15 Period: 0.11
- MACD 100 Period: 1.77
- Williams % Range 10 Day: 36.05
- Williams % Range 20 Day: 46.41
- RSI 10 Day: 51
- RSI 20 Day: 53
- RSI 30 Day: 54
- Ultimate Oscillator: 59
ACWV Bollinger Bands
- Lower Bollinger (10 Day): $72.82
- Upper Bollinger (10 Day): $74.13
- Lower Bollinger (20 Day): $72.56
- Upper Bollinger (20 Day): $74.24
- Lower Bollinger (30 Day): $72.59
- Upper Bollinger (30 Day): $74.20
ACWV Support & Resistance
- Support Level 1: $73.35
- Support Level 2: $73.26
- Resistance Level 1: $73.57
- Resistance Level 2: $73.70
- Stochastic Oscillator %D (1 Day): 42.56
- Stochastic Oscillator %D (5 Day): 41.08
- Stochastic Oscillator %K (1 Day): 51.59
- Stochastic Oscillator %K (5 Day): 58.56
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