Middle East ETF List

Click on the tabs below to see more information on Middle East ETFs, including historical performance, dividends, holdings, expense ratios, technical indicators, analysts reports and more. Click on an ETF ticker or name to go to its detail page, for in-depth news, financial data and graphs. By default the list is ordered by descending total market capitalization. Note that ETFs are usually tagged by ETFdb analysts as more than one type; for example, an inverse gold ETF may be tagged as "inverse" and as "gold" and as "commodity".

Note that the table below may include leveraged and inverse ETFs. Exclude Leveraged and Inverse ETFs

As of .

Top 10 ETFs are highlighted in green.

ETF Overview

This is a list of all of the Middle East ETFs traded in the USA which are currently tagged by ETF Database. Please note that the list may not contain newly issued ETFs. If you're looking for a more simplified way to browse and compare ETFs, you may want to visit our ETFdb Categories, which categorize every ETF in a single "best fit" category.

* Assets in thousands of U.S. Dollars. Assets and Average Volume as of 07/24/2014

Symbol Name Price Change Assets * ▼ Avg Vol YTD

ETF Returns

This page includes historical return information for all Middle East ETFs listed on U.S. exchanges that are currently tracked by ETF Database.

Symbol Name 1 Week 4 Week YTD 1 Year 3 Year 5 Year
EIS iShares MSCI Israel Capped ETF +0.75% +0.36% +9.34% +18.27% +1.88% +31.60%
GAF SPDR S&P Middle East & Africa ETF +3.00% +3.38% +11.27% +22.33% +11.69% +57.08%
GULF Middle East Dividend ETF +0.09% +7.36% +16.60% +29.34% +63.41% +86.30%
UAE MSCI UAE Capped ETF -3.51% +5.48% n/a n/a n/a n/a
ISRA Market Vectors Israel ETF +2.13% +1.21% +4.97% +18.07% n/a n/a
QAT MSCI Qatar Capped ETF -2.06% +10.78% n/a n/a n/a n/a
MES Market Vectors Gulf States Index ETF -0.64% +5.20% +20.10% +30.11% +64.84% +73.64%

ETF Expenses

The following table includes expense data and other descriptive information for all Middle East ETFs listed on U.S. exchanges that are currently tracked by ETF Database. In addition to expense ratio and issuer information, this table displays platforms that offer commission-free trading for certain ETFs.

Clicking on any of the links in the table below will provide additional descriptive and quantitative information on Middle East ETFs.

Symbol Name ETFdb Category Inception ER Commission Free
EIS iShares MSCI Israel Capped ETF Foreign Large Cap Equities 2008-03-26 0.62% Not Available
GAF SPDR S&P Middle East & Africa ETF Emerging Markets Equities 2007-03-19 0.59% Charles Schwab
GULF Middle East Dividend ETF Emerging Markets Equities 2008-07-16 0.88% E*TRADE
UAE MSCI UAE Capped ETF Emerging Markets Equities 2014-04-29 0.61% Not Available
ISRA Market Vectors Israel ETF Global Equities 2013-06-26 0.59% Not Available
QAT MSCI Qatar Capped ETF Emerging Markets Equities 2014-04-29 0.61% Not Available
MES Market Vectors Gulf States Index ETF Emerging Markets Equities 2008-07-22 0.98% Not Available

ETF Dividends

This page includes historical dividend information for all Middle East ETFs listed on U.S. exchanges that are currently tracked by ETF Database. Note that certain ETPs may not make dividend payments, and as such some of the information below may not be meaningful.

Symbol Name Annual Dividend Rate Dividend Date Dividend Annual Dividend Yield % P/E Ratio Beta
EIS iShares MSCI Israel Capped ETF $0.98 2014-06-25 $0.42 1.87% 11.61 1.51
GAF SPDR S&P Middle East & Africa ETF $1.71 2014-06-20 $0.38 2.25% 13.41 1.63
GULF Middle East Dividend ETF $0.54 2014-06-23 $0.17 2.31% 10.10 -2.61
UAE MSCI UAE Capped ETF n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a -5.70
ISRA Market Vectors Israel ETF $0.16 2013-12-23 $0.16 0.52% n/a 1.76
QAT MSCI Qatar Capped ETF n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a -4.49
MES Market Vectors Gulf States Index ETF $0.55 2013-12-23 $0.55 1.67% 12.21 -3.61

ETF Holdings

The table below includes basic holdings data for all U.S. listed Middle East ETFs that are currently tagged by ETF Database. The table below includes the number of holdings for each ETF and the percentage of assets that the top ten assets make up, if applicable. For more detailed holdings information for any ETF, click on the link in the right column.

Symbol Name # of Holdings % In Top 10 Complete
EIS iShares MSCI Israel Capped ETF 54 69.26% View
GAF SPDR S&P Middle East & Africa ETF 135 50.12% View
GULF Middle East Dividend ETF 70 49.28% View
UAE MSCI UAE Capped ETF 27 68.17% View
ISRA Market Vectors Israel ETF 117 52.24% View
QAT MSCI Qatar Capped ETF 27 66.74% View
MES Market Vectors Gulf States Index ETF 66 48.57% View

ETF Tax Rates

The following table includes certain tax information for all Middle East ETFs listed on U.S. exchanges that are currently tracked by ETF Database, including applicable short-term and long-term capital gains rates and the tax form on which gains or losses in each ETF will be reported.

Symbol Name ST Cap Gains Rate LT Cap Gains Rate Tax Form
EIS iShares MSCI Israel Capped ETF 35% 15% 1099
GAF SPDR S&P Middle East & Africa ETF 35% 15% 1099
GULF Middle East Dividend ETF 35% 15% 1099
UAE MSCI UAE Capped ETF 35% 15% 1099
ISRA Market Vectors Israel ETF 35% 15% 1099
QAT MSCI Qatar Capped ETF 35% 15% 1099
MES Market Vectors Gulf States Index ETF 35% 15% 1099

ETF Technicals

This page contains certain technical information for all Middle East ETFs that are listed on U.S. exchanges and tracked by ETF Database. Note that the table below only includes limited technical indicators; click on the "View" link in the far right column for each ETF to see an expanded display of the product's technicals.

Symbol Name Lower Bollinger Upper Bollinger Support 1 Resistance 1 RSI Advanced
EIS iShares MSCI Israel Capped ETF $51.58 $53.33 $52.37 $52.84 52 View
GAF SPDR S&P Middle East & Africa ETF $72.40 $75.68 $75.75 $76.15 62 View
GULF Middle East Dividend ETF $21.18 $23.48 n/a n/a 53 View
UAE MSCI UAE Capped ETF $21.17 $24.53 $23.03 $23.14 47 View
ISRA Market Vectors Israel ETF $30.93 $31.96 $31.55 $31.71 54 View
QAT MSCI Qatar Capped ETF $22.05 $26.89 $24.92 $25.40 53 View
MES Market Vectors Gulf States Index ETF $30.09 $33.68 $32.30 $32.53 50 View

ETF Analysis

This page provides links to various analysis for all Middle East ETFs that are listed on U.S. exchanges and tracked by ETF Database. The links in the table below will guide you to various analytical resources for the relevant ETF, including an X-ray of holdings, official fund fact sheet, or objective analyst report.

Symbol Name Fact Sheet ETF Holdings Chart ETF Home Page Head-To-Head
EIS iShares MSCI Israel Capped ETF View View View View View
GAF SPDR S&P Middle East & Africa ETF View View View View View
GULF Middle East Dividend ETF View View View View View
UAE MSCI UAE Capped ETF View View View View View
ISRA Market Vectors Israel ETF View View View View View
QAT MSCI Qatar Capped ETF View View View View View
MES Market Vectors Gulf States Index ETF View View View View View

ETFs: ETFdb Realtime Ratings

This page provides ETFdb Ratings for all Middle East ETFs that are listed on U.S. exchanges and tracked by ETF Database. The ETFdb Ratings are transparent, quant-based evaluations of ETFs relative to other products in the same ETFdb Category. As such, it should be noted that this page may include ETFs from multiple ETFdb Categories.

Symbol Liquidity Expenses Performance Volatility Dividend Concentration Realtime
Overall
EIS
C+
C+
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GAF
C+
B+
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GULF
B-
C
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UAE
n/a
B+
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ISRA
B-
B-
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QAT
n/a
B+
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MES
C+
C
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