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.
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 01/23/2015
|Symbol||Name||Price||Change||Assets * ▼||Avg Vol||YTD|
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||-0.38%||-0.83%||-0.41%||-3.10%||+16.97%||-5.04%|
|GAF||SPDR S&P Middle East & Africa ETF||+3.98%||+4.94%||+4.40%||+11.64%||+14.59%||+33.51%|
|ISRA||Market Vectors Israel ETF||-0.10%||-2.05%||-1.35%||-3.86%||n/a||n/a|
|UAE||MSCI UAE Capped ETF||-0.67%||-0.15%||+0.47%||n/a||n/a||n/a|
|GULF||Middle East Dividend ETF||-0.54%||-3.80%||-0.78%||-1.68%||+59.11%||+75.74%|
|QAT||MSCI Qatar Capped ETF||-1.81%||-5.94%||-4.76%||n/a||n/a||n/a|
|MES||Market Vectors Gulf States Index ETF||-0.49%||-1.46%||-0.34%||-5.67%||+50.25%||+63.17%|
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|
|ISRA||Market Vectors Israel ETF||Global Equities||2013-06-26||0.59%||Not Available|
|UAE||MSCI UAE Capped ETF||Emerging Markets Equities||2014-04-29||0.61%||Not Available|
|GULF||Middle East Dividend ETF||Emerging Markets Equities||2008-07-16||0.88%||E*TRADE|
|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|
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||$0.87||2014-12-17||$0.46||1.88%||11.61||0.73|
|GAF||SPDR S&P Middle East & Africa ETF||$1.70||2014-12-19||$1.32||2.42%||13.41||-1.83|
|ISRA||Market Vectors Israel ETF||$0.28||2014-12-22||$0.28||0.96%||n/a||1.06|
|UAE||MSCI UAE Capped ETF||$0.46||2014-12-26||$0.46||2.38%||n/a||2.90|
|GULF||Middle East Dividend ETF||$0.99||2014-12-19||$0.36||4.77%||10.10||1.82|
|QAT||MSCI Qatar Capped ETF||n/a||n/a||n/a||n/a||n/a||2.21|
|MES||Market Vectors Gulf States Index ETF||$1.04||2014-12-22||$1.04||3.85%||12.21||2.48|
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||57||69.45%||View|
|GAF||SPDR S&P Middle East & Africa ETF||186||39.89%||View|
|ISRA||Market Vectors Israel ETF||123||52.54%||View|
|UAE||MSCI UAE Capped ETF||29||66.51%||View|
|GULF||Middle East Dividend ETF||74||53.95%||View|
|QAT||MSCI Qatar Capped ETF||27||72.26%||View|
|MES||Market Vectors Gulf States Index ETF||63||47.66%||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|
|ISRA||Market Vectors Israel ETF||35%||15%||1099|
|UAE||MSCI UAE Capped ETF||35%||15%||1099|
|GULF||Middle East Dividend ETF||35%||15%||1099|
|QAT||MSCI Qatar Capped ETF||35%||15%||1099|
|MES||Market Vectors Gulf States Index ETF||35%||15%||1099|
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||$45.77||$47.26||$46.31||$46.73||45||View|
|GAF||SPDR S&P Middle East & Africa ETF||$65.14||$70.06||n/a||n/a||57||View|
|ISRA||Market Vectors Israel ETF||$28.72||$29.78||$28.96||$29.27||46||View|
|UAE||MSCI UAE Capped ETF||$18.09||$20.02||$19.26||$19.42||48||View|
|GULF||Middle East Dividend ETF||$19.92||$21.07||$20.08||$20.52||44||View|
|QAT||MSCI Qatar Capped ETF||$22.35||$24.40||$22.68||$22.86||43||View|
|MES||Market Vectors Gulf States Index ETF||$25.29||$27.34||$26.15||$26.53||45||View|
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|
|ISRA||Market Vectors Israel ETF||View||View||View||View||View|
|UAE||MSCI UAE Capped ETF||View||View||View||View||View|
|GULF||Middle East Dividend 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|