This product offers exposure to an index which selects companies who generate the majority of their revenues from the potable and wastewater industry. While water may seem like a strange investment at first glance, a closer look gives this product a lot of value. As the world?s population continues to expand, clean and safe drinking water will be one of the top priorities in order to promote and protect human life. These companies will have their hands in making this a possibility for nations all around the world. FIW keeps the majority of its assets in companies based in the US, the majority of which are medium or small capitalization funds. This fund will be a strong addition for investors who feel that the population growth will lead to a surge in activity and revenues for the firms that are included in this underlying index.
The adjacent table gives investors an individual Realtime Rating for FIW 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 Water 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.View the Category Report
The following tables and charts contain in-depth metrics for this ETF and compare it to similar peer ETFs within its ETFdb Category.
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This section shows how the volatility of this ETF compares to the peer group ETFdb Category.
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