EWCS MSCI Canada Small Cap Index Fund
- Foreign Small & Mid Cap Equities
EWCS - Profile
- Issuer: iShares
- Structure: ETF
- Expense Ratio: 0.59%
- ETF Home Page: EWCS
- Inception: Jan 26, 2012
- Tax Form: 1099
- EWCS Tracks This Index: MSCI Canada Small Cap Index
- 52 Week Lo: $18.20
- 52 Week Hi: $26.87
- AUM: $3.0 M
- Shares: 0.2 M
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The Underlying Index is designed to measure the performance of equity securities of small-capitalization companies, whose market capitalization, as calculated by the index provider, represents the bottom 14% of the Canadian securities market. Component companies include energy, financial and materials companies. The component companies may change over time.
EWCS - Realtime Rating
Realtime Rating Summary
EWCS is a passive ETF that seeks to replicate MSCI Canada Small Cap Index. The Underlying Index is designed to measure the performance of equity securities of small-capitalization companies, whose market capitalization, as calculated by the index provider, represents the bottom 14% of the Canadian securities market. Component companies include energy, financial and materials companies. The component companies may change over time.
The adjacent table gives investors an individual Realtime Rating for EWCS on several different metrics, including liquidity, expenses, performance, volatility, dividend, concentration of holdings in addition to an overall rating. The "A+ Metric Rated ETF" field, available to ETFdb Pro members, shows the ETF in the Foreign Small & Mid Cap Equities with the highest Metric Realtime Rating for each individual field. To view all of this data, sign up for a free 14-day trial for ETFdb Pro. To view information on how the ETFdb Realtime Ratings work, click here.
EWCS In-Depth Analysis
The following tables and charts contain in-depth metrics for EWCS and compare it to similar peer ETFs within its ETFdb Category.
EWCS - HoldingsFilings Data as of: May 04, 2015
Top Ten Holdings
VSN 1.93%Veresen Inc
EFN 1.71%Element Financial Corp
Progressive Waste Solutions Common Stock
LUN 1.45%Lundin Mining Corp
CCL.B 1.43%CCL Industries Inc
J6I 1.42%Whitecap Resources Inc
DH 1.35%DH Corp
Linamar Corp Common Stock Npv
GEI 1.29%Gibson Energy Inc
MDA 1.29%MacDonald Dettwiler and Associates Ltd
This section compares how balanced and deep EWCS is relative to the peer group ETFdb Category.
EWCS Asset Allocation
EWCS Sector Breakdown
EWCS Market Cap Breakdown
EWCS Region Breakdown
EWCS Market Tier Breakdown
EWCS Country Breakdown
EWCS - Expenses & Fees
This section compares the cost efficiency of EWCS to peers in the same ETFdb Category.
Expenses Ratio Analysis
Commission Free Trading in EWCS
EWCS is not currently available for commission free trading on any platforms.
Category Commission Free Trading
There are 7 other ETFs in the Foreign Small & Mid Cap Equities ETFdb Category that are also eligible for commission free trading:
EWCS - Performance
This section shows how EWCS has performed relative to its peer group ETFdb Category.
EWCS - 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 EWCS relative to other ETFs and benchmarks or to include indicators such as Bollinger Bands, relative strength, and moving averages.
EWCS - Technicals
EWCS Volatility Analysis
This section shows how the volatility of EWCS compares to the peer group ETFdb Category.
- 20 Day MA: $20.67
- 60 Day MA: $19.87
- MACD 15 Period: -0.70
- MACD 100 Period: 0.21
- Williams % Range 10 Day: 98.02
- Williams % Range 20 Day: 98.15
- RSI 10 Day: 33
- RSI 20 Day: 45
- RSI 30 Day: 48
- Ultimate Oscillator: 20
EWCS Bollinger Bands
- Lower Bollinger (10 Day): $19.96
- Upper Bollinger (10 Day): $21.40
- Lower Bollinger (20 Day): $20.08
- Upper Bollinger (20 Day): $21.25
- Lower Bollinger (30 Day): $19.78
- Upper Bollinger (30 Day): $21.26
EWCS Support & Resistance
- Support Level 1: $19.99
- Support Level 2: $19.97
- Resistance Level 1: $20.01
- Resistance Level 2: $20.01
- Stochastic Oscillator %D (1 Day): 60.19
- Stochastic Oscillator %D (5 Day): 14.56
- Stochastic Oscillator %K (1 Day): 48.36
- Stochastic Oscillator %K (5 Day): 32.29
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