EWT - iShares MSCI Taiwan ETF

Description: The index measures the performance of the Taiwanese equity market.

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EWT - Profile


Summary Data for EWT

52 Week Lo: $13.26 52 Week Hi: $16.59
AUM: $3,325.2 M Shares: 212.2 M
Avg. Volume (1 month) 5,453,545 Avg. Volume (3 month) 7,368,187
Filings Data as of:

EWT - Holdings

Top Ten Holdings

  1. Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co Ltd 2330: 21.62%
  2. Hon Hai Precision Ind Co Ltd HNHAF: 8.07%
  3. MediaTek Inc MDTKF: 4.12%
  4. Cathay Financial Holding Co Ltd 2882: 2.73%
  5. Chunghwa Telecom Co Ltd 2412: 2.32%
  6. Fubon Financial Holdings Co Ltd 2881: 2.31%
  7. Delta Electronics Inc 2308: 2.23%
  8. China Steel Corp CISEF: 2.09%
  9. Nan Ya Plastics Corp 1303: 2.03%
  10. CTBC Financial Holding Co Ltd CTFHF: 1.98%
%Assets in Top 10: 49.52%
Total Holdings: 107.0

EWT Asset Allocation


Asset Percentage
U.S. Stocks 0.0%
International Stocks 98.89%
U.S. Bonds 0.0%
International Bonds 0.0%
Preferred Stock 0.0%
Convertibles 0.0%
Cash 0.58%
Other 0.53%

EWT Sector Breakdown


Sector Percentage
Technology 56.66%
Financial Services 17.45%
Basic Materials 9.49%
Consumer Cyclical 5.03%
Communication Services 4.38%
Consumer Defensive 2.67%
Industrials 2.07%
Real Estate 0.55%
Energy 0.52%
Health Care 0.07%
Utilities 0.0%

EWT Market Cap Breakdown


Market Cap Percentage
Giant 51.54%
Large 38.48%
Medium 8.87%
Small 0.0%
Micro 0.0%

EWT Region Breakdown


Region Percentage
Asia (Developed) 98.89%
Middle East 0.0%
Australia 0.0%
Japan 0.0%
Asia (Emerging) 0.0%
Africa 0.0%
Europe 0.0%
Latin America 0.0%
Canada 0.0%
U.S. 0.0%
Region Percentage
Developed 98.89%
Emerging 0.0%

EWT Country Breakdown


Country Percentage
Taiwan 98.89%
Other 1.11%
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EWT - Fact Sheet

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EWT - 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 EWT relative to other ETFs and benchmarks or to include indicators such as Bollinger Bands, relative strength, and moving averages.

EWT - Fundamentals

EWT Performance

1 Week Return: 2.00%
2 Week Return: 0.25%
4 Week Return: 3.81%
13 Week Return: -3.24%
26 Week Return: 5.19%
YTD Return: 9.64%
1 Year Return: 15.87%
3 Year Return: 48.54%
5 Year Return: 42.52%

EWT Expenses & Fees

  • Expense Ratio: 0.61%
  • Category: Asia Pacific Equities
  • Category Range: 0.12% to 1.22%
  • Category Average: 0.58%

EWT Valuation

P/E Ratio: 14.87
Beta: 1.19
20 Day Moving Average: $15.63
60 Day Moving Average: $15.61

EWT Dividend

Annual Dividend Rate: $0.26
Dividend Date: 2013-12-18
Dividend: $0.26
Annual Dividend Yield %: 1.67%

EWT Volatility

5 Day Volatility: 69.22%
20 Day Volatility: 14.57%
50 Day Volatility: 16.97%
200 Day Volatility: 15.70%
Standard Deviation: 0.88%

EWT - Technicals

EWT Technicals

20 Day MA: $15.63
60 Day MA: $15.61
MACD 15 Period: 0.17
MACD 100 Period: n/a
Williams % Range 10 Day: 24.07
Williams % Range 20 Day: 24.07
RSI 10 Day: 59
RSI 20 Day: 55
RSI 30 Day: 53
Ultimate Oscillator: 58

EWT Bollinger Bands

Lower Bollinger (10 Day): $15.36
Upper Bollinger (10 Day): $15.91
Lower Bollinger (20 Day): $15.39
Upper Bollinger (20 Day): $15.86
Lower Bollinger (30 Day): $14.89
Upper Bollinger (30 Day): $16.01

EWT Support & Resistance

Support Level 1: $15.77
Support Level 2: $15.73
Resistance Level 1: $15.83
Resistance Level 2: $15.85

EWT Stochastic

Stochastic Oscillator %D (1 Day): 71.96
Stochastic Oscillator %D (5 Day): 71.46
Stochastic Oscillator %K (1 Day): 60.72
Stochastic Oscillator %K (5 Day): 59.80

EWT Volatility

5 Day Volatility: 69.22%
20 Day Volatility: 14.57%
50 Day Volatility: 16.97%
200 Day Volatility: 15.70%
Standard Deviation: 0.88%

EWT - ETFdb Realtime Rating & Analyst Report

EWT is a passive ETF that seeks to replicate MSCI Taiwan Index. The index measures the performance of the Taiwanese equity market.

ETFdb Category Expense Ratio Inception Date Issuer Structure YTD Return *
Asia Pacific Equities 0.61 2000-06-20 iShares ETF +9.64%

EWT Realtime Rating: By Metric

Metric Metric Realtime Rating A+ Metric Rated ETF
Liquidity A+
Expenses B-
Performance ETFdb Pro Members Only
Volatility ETFdb Pro Members Only
Dividend ETFdb Pro Members Only
Concentration ETFdb Pro Members Only

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EWT Realtime Rating: Overall

ETFdb Rating Type Overall Rating A+ Overall Rated ETF
Realtime Rating (Overall) ETFdb Pro Members Only ETFdb Pro Members Only

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ETFdb Analyst Report for EWT

This ETF offers exposure to Taiwanese equities, and is the most liquid and most popular option for achieving exposure to the quasi-developed economy of Taiwan. As such, this ETF can be used in a number of different ways within a portfolio; EWT can be used as a short-term trading vehicle for betti...

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