EWJ iShares MSCI Japan ETF
- Japan Equities
EWJ - Profile
- Issuer: iShares
- Structure: ETF
- Expense Ratio: 0.48%
- ETF Home Page: EWJ
- Inception: Mar 12, 1996
- Tax Form: 1099
- EWJ Tracks This Index: MSCI Japan Index
- 52 Week Lo: $10.67
- 52 Week Hi: $13.31
- AUM: $18,708.1 M
- Shares: 1,413.0 M
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The index measures the performance of the Japanese equity market.
EWJ - Realtime Rating
Realtime Rating Summary
EWJ is a passive ETF that seeks to replicate MSCI Japan Index. The index measures the performance of the Japanese equity market.
The adjacent table gives investors an individual Realtime Rating for EWJ 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 Japan 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.
EWJ In-Depth Analysis
The following tables and charts contain in-depth metrics for EWJ and compare it to similar peer ETFs within its ETFdb Category.
EWJ - HoldingsFilings Data as of: Apr 05, 2015
Top Ten Holdings
TOYOF 6.58%Toyota Motor Corp
MBFJF 2.69%Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group Inc
SFTBF 1.90%SOFTBANK Corp
HNDAF 1.81%Honda Motor Co Ltd
SMFNF 1.68%Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group Inc
FANUF 1.45%Fanuc Corp
CAJFF 1.36%Canon Inc
MZHOF 1.36%Mizuho Financial Group Inc
KDDIF 1.35%KDDI Corp
TKPHF 1.33%Takeda Pharmaceutical Co Ltd
This section compares how balanced and deep EWJ is relative to the peer group ETFdb Category.
EWJ Asset Allocation
EWJ Sector Breakdown
EWJ Market Cap Breakdown
EWJ Region Breakdown
EWJ Market Tier Breakdown
EWJ Country Breakdown
EWJ - Expenses & Fees
This section compares the cost efficiency of EWJ to peers in the same ETFdb Category.
Expenses Ratio Analysis
EWJ - Performance
This section shows how EWJ has performed relative to its peer group ETFdb Category.
EWJ - 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 EWJ relative to other ETFs and benchmarks or to include indicators such as Bollinger Bands, relative strength, and moving averages.
EWJ - Technicals
EWJ Volatility Analysis
This section shows how the volatility of EWJ compares to the peer group ETFdb Category.
- 20 Day MA: $12.93
- 60 Day MA: $12.44
- MACD 15 Period: 0.29
- MACD 100 Period: 1.29
- Williams % Range 10 Day: n/a
- Williams % Range 20 Day: n/a
- RSI 10 Day: 75
- RSI 20 Day: 69
- RSI 30 Day: 66
- Ultimate Oscillator: 70
EWJ Bollinger Bands
- Lower Bollinger (10 Day): $12.76
- Upper Bollinger (10 Day): $13.37
- Lower Bollinger (20 Day): $12.51
- Upper Bollinger (20 Day): $13.33
- Lower Bollinger (30 Day): $12.41
- Upper Bollinger (30 Day): $13.28
EWJ Support & Resistance
- Support Level 1: $13.29
- Support Level 2: $13.27
- Resistance Level 1: $13.32
- Resistance Level 2: $13.33
- Stochastic Oscillator %D (1 Day): 79.91
- Stochastic Oscillator %D (5 Day): 88.73
- Stochastic Oscillator %K (1 Day): 69.51
- Stochastic Oscillator %K (5 Day): 79.54
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