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  • ETF
  • EWT
    Pricing Data
    $35.57
    Change: $0.02 (0.0%)
    Time: 07/12/19
    Previous Close: $35.55
  • Category
  • Asia Pacific Equities
  • ESG Score
Last Updated:

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Trading Data

Open: - Volume -
Day Lo - Day Hi -
  • 52 Week Lo: $30.22
  • 52 Week Hi: $37.09
  • AUM: $3,023.2 M
  • Shares: 85.0 M

Investment Themes

Historical Trading Data

  • 1 Month Avg. Volume: 3,459,682
  • 3 Month Avg. Volume: 4,627,721

Alternative ETFs in the Asia Pacific Equities Category

Type Ticker Expense Ratio Assets Avg. Daily Vol YTD Return
Cheapest VPL 0.09% $3,795.8 M 363,870 10.59%
Largest (AUM) INDA 0.68% $5,295.9 M 4,406,800 5.08%
Most Liquid (Volume) EWH 0.48% $2,220.3 M 4,856,597 18.12%
Top YTD Performer HAUD 0.50% $1.3 M 748 21.23%

Analyst Report

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 betting on strong performance in Taiwan's equity markets, or as a smaller complementary allocation in a long-term portfolio. Some investors, however, may prefer to achieve Taiwan exposure through more broad-based emerging markets ETFs such as EEM and VWO. Like many international equity ETFs, EWT is dominated by large cap stocks, which introduces certain biases into the portfolio. Within EWT's portfolio, the tech sector receives a huge allocation that may be a pro or a con depending on the investor's outlook for that segment of the market. Investors looking to access this market through small cap stocks may prefer TWON, which focuses on a different subset of the country's equity market. Combining EWT and TWON in complementary roles will deliver broad-based, well-rounded exposure to investors.

Realtime Rating

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Realtime Rating Summary

The adjacent table gives investors an individual Realtime Rating for EWT 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 Asia Pacific 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.

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EWT Overall Realtime Rating:

A+ Overall Rated ETF:

Metric Metric Realtime Rating A+ Metric Rated ETF
Liquidity A+ n/a
Expenses B- n/a
Performance
Volatility
Dividend
Concentration

EWT In-Depth Analysis

The following tables and charts contain in-depth metrics for this ETF and compare it to similar peer ETFs within its ETFdb.com Category.

EWT Holdings

Filings Data as of: Jul 12, 2019

Concentration Analysis

This section compares how balanced and deep this ETF is relative to the peer group ETFdb.com Category.

Number of Holdings
Rank: 24 of 52
97
Category Low HEWY (2)
Category High FLAX (1062)
% Assets in Top 10
Rank: 23 of 52
45.95%
Category Low ECNS (13.56%)
Category High HEWY (100.00%)
% Assets in Top 15
Rank: 32 of 52
55.13%
Category Low IPAC (18.20%)
Category High HEWY (100.00%)
% Assets in Top 50
Rank: 31 of 52
85.69%
Category Low VPL (35.12%)
Category High IDX (100.00%)

Asset Allocation

Asset Percentage
Common equity 97.53%
ETF Cash Component 2.47%

Sector Breakdown

Sector Percentage
Technology 49.94%
Financials 20.15%
Basic Materials 9.99%
Consumer, Cyclical 4.5%
Communications 4.12%
Consumer, Non-Cyclical 3.46%
Industrials 2.63%
ETF Cash Component 2.47%
Other 1.28%
Energy 0.78%
Real Estate 0.54%
Healthcare 0.14%

Market Cap Breakdown

Market Cap Percentage
Large cap 96.61%
ETF Cash Component 2.47%
Micro cap 0.5%
Mid cap 0.37%
Small cap 0.04%
Unknown 0.0%

Region Breakdown

Region Percentage
Asia 97.53%
North America 2.47%

Market Tier Breakdown

Region Percentage
Emerging Markets 97.53%
United States 2.47%

Country Breakdown

Country Percentage
Taiwan 97.53%
United States 2.47%

EWT Expenses & Fees

This section compares the cost efficiency of this ETF to peers in the same ETFdb.com Category.

Expenses Ratio Analysis

ETF Average
0.544%
ETF Wtd. Average
0.20%
Category Average
0.53%
Expense Ratio
Rank: 32 of 52
0.59%
Category Low FLKR (0.09%)
Category High INDY (0.92%)

Commission Free Trading

This ETF is not currently available for commission free trading on any platforms.

Category Commission Free Trading

There are 6 other ETFs in the Asia Pacific Equities ETFdb.com Category that are also eligible for commission free trading:

EWT ESG Themes and Scores
  • 4.1/10
    ESG Score
  • 20.85%
    ESG Score Global Percentile (%)
  • 80.15%
    ESG Score Peer Percentile (%)
    • Revenue Exposure to Environmental Impact (%)

      Higher is better, no ESG score impact
    • Severe Environment Controversies (%)

      Lower improves ESG score
    • Sustainable Impact Solutions (%)
      5.4%

      Higher is better, no ESG score impact
    • Weighted Average Carbon Intensity (Tons of CO2e / $M Sales)
      239.71

      Higher is worse, no ESG score impact
    • Fossil Fuel Reserves (%)

      Higher is worse, no ESG score impact
    • High Impact Fossil Fuel Reserves (%)

      Higher is worse, no ESG score impact
    • Water Stress High Risk Business Segment (%)

      Lower improves ESG score
    • Water Stress High Risk Geography (%)

      Lower improves ESG score
    • Water Stress Exposure Moderate (%)

      Lower improves ESG score
    • Water Stress Exposure High (%)

      Lower improves ESG score
    • Water Stress Exposure Low (%)

      Higher improves ESG score
    • Revenue Exposure to Energy Efficiency (%)

      Higher is better, no ESG score impact
    • Revenue Exposure to Alternative Energy (%)

      Higher is better, no ESG score impact
    • Revenue Exposure to Green Building (%)

      Higher is better, no ESG score impact
    • Revenue Exposure to Pollution Prevention (%)

      Higher is better, no ESG score impact
    • Revenue Exposure to Water Sustainability (%)

      Higher is better, no ESG score impact
    • Revenue Exposure to Social Impact (%)

      Higher is better, no ESG score impact
    • Sustainable Impact Solutions (%)
      5.4%

      Higher is better, no ESG score impact
    • SRI Exclusion Criteria (%)
      0.0%

      Higher is worse, no ESG score impact
    • Revenue Exposure to Affordable Real Estate (%)

      Higher is better, no ESG score impact
    • Revenue Exposure to Education (%)

      Higher is better, no ESG score impact
    • Revenue Exposure to Major Disease Treatment (%)

      Higher is better, no ESG score impact
    • Revenue Exposure to Nutrition (%)

      Higher is better, no ESG score impact
    • Revenue Exposure to Sanitation (%)

      Higher is better, no ESG score impact
    • Revenue Exposure to SME Finance (%)

      Higher is better, no ESG score impact
    • Human Rights Norms Violation (%)

      Higher is worse, no ESG score impact
    • Human Rights Norms Violation OR Watch List (%)

      Higher is worse, no ESG score impact
    • Severe Human Rights Controversies (%)

      Lower improves ESG score
    • Labor Norms Violation (%)

      Higher is worse, no ESG score impact
    • Labor Norms Violation OR Watch List (%)

      Higher is worse, no ESG score impact
    • Severe Labor Controversies (%)

      Lower improves ESG score
    • Severe Customer Controversies (%)

      Lower improves ESG score
    • Global Compact Compliance Violation (%)

      Higher is worse, no ESG score impact
    • Global Compact Compliance Violation OR Watch List (%)

      Higher is worse, no ESG score impact
    • Catholic Values Fail (%)

      Higher is worse, no ESG score impact
    • Islamic Non-Compliant (%)

      Higher is worse, no ESG score impact
    • Adult Entertainment Involvement (%)

      Higher is worse, no ESG score impact
    • Alcohol Involvement (%)

      Higher is worse, no ESG score impact
    • Gambling Involvement (%)

      Higher is worse, no ESG score impact
    • Nuclear Power Involvement (%)

      Higher is worse, no ESG score impact
    • Tobacco Involvement (%)

      Higher is worse, no ESG score impact
    • Weapons Involvement (%)

      Higher is worse, no ESG score impact
    • Controversies Weapons Involvement (%)

      Higher is worse, no ESG score impact
    • Civilian Firearms Involvement (%)

      Higher is worse, no ESG score impact
    • Civilian Firearms Retailer (%)

      Higher is worse, no ESG score impact
    • Civilian Firearms Producer (%)

      Higher is worse, no ESG score impact
    • Direct Predatory Lending Involvement (%)

      Higher is worse, no ESG score impact
    • Genetic Engineering Involvement (%)

      Higher is worse, no ESG score impact
    • Severe Governance Controversies (%)

      Lower improves ESG score
    • Board Flag (%)

      Lower improves ESG score
    • Lack of Independent Board Majority (%)

      Lower improves ESG score
    • Board Independence (0-25%) (%)

      Lower improves ESG score
    • Board Independence (25-50%) (%)

      Lower improves ESG score
    • Board Independence (50-75%) (%)

      Higher improves ESG score
    • Board Independence (75-100%) (%)

      Higher improves ESG score
    • No Female Directors (%)

      Lower improves ESG score
    • Three OR More Female Directors (%)

      Higher improves ESG score
    • Females Represent 30% of Directors (%)

      Higher improves ESG score
    • Entrenched Board (%)

      Lower improves ESG score
    • Overboarding (%)

      Lower improves ESG score
    • Negative Director Votes (%)

      Lower improves ESG score
    • Ownership AND Control Flag (%)

      Lower improves ESG score
    • One Share One Vote (%)

      Lower improves ESG score
    • No Annual Director Elections (%)

      Lower improves ESG score
    • Does Not Use Majority Voting (%)

      Lower improves ESG score
    • Significant Votes Against Pay Practices (%)

      Lower improves ESG score
    • Controlling Shareholder (%)

      Lower improves ESG score
    • Controlling Shareholder Concerns (%)

      Lower improves ESG score
    • Cross Shareholdings (%)

      Lower improves ESG score
    • Poison Pill (%)

      Lower improves ESG score
    • Pay Flag (%)

      Lower improves ESG score
    • No Pay Performance Link (%)

      Lower improves ESG score
    • Lack of Internal Pay Equity (%)

      Lower improves ESG score
    • Executive Pay Non-Disclosure (%)

      Lower improves ESG score
    • Accounting Flag (%)

      Lower improves ESG score

EWT Performance

This section shows how this ETF has performed relative to its peer group ETFdb.com Category.

1 Week Return
Rank: 3 of 51
1.66%
Category Low SCIF (-2.56%)
Category High FHK (2.91%)
4 Week Return
Rank: 6 of 52
6.85%
Category Low PAK (-6.59%)
Category High ENZL (8.39%)
13 Week Return
Rank: 19 of 52
0.17%
Category Low PAK (-18.52%)
Category High HAUD (8.77%)
26 Week Return
Rank: 11 of 51
11.75%
Category Low PAK (-21.52%)
Category High HAUD (17.47%)
Year to Date Return
Rank: 18 of 51
12.49%
Category Low PAK (-16.66%)
Category High HAUD (21.23%)
1 Year Return
Rank: 24 of 49
1.13%
Category Low PAK (-33.19%)
Category High EPHE (18.67%)
3 Year Return
Rank: 8 of 43
34.81%
Category Low PAK (-50.49%)
Category High EWH (46.99%)
5 Year Return
Rank: 12 of 39
24.57%
Category Low EWM (-22.46%)
Category High ENZL (59.78%)

EWT Fund Flows

This section compares the fund flows of this ETF to peers in the same ETFdb.com Category.

1 Week Fund Flow
Rank: N/A
No Ranking Available
Category Low EWH (‑$45.3 M)
Category High EIDO ($22.1 M)
4 Week Fund Flow
Rank: N/A
No Ranking Available
Category Low EWH (‑$128.5 M)
Category High INDA ($126.6 M)
13 Week Fund Flow
Rank: 37 of 38
‑$406.0 M
Category Low EWH (‑$615.5 M)
Category High INDA ($355.9 M)
26 Week Fund Flow
Rank: 42 of 42
‑$647.6 M
Category Low EWT (‑$647.6 M)
Category High INDA ($381.4 M)
Year to Date Fund Flow
Rank: 42 of 42
‑$657.0 M
Category Low EWT (‑$657.0 M)
Category High INDA ($381.4 M)
1 Year Fund Flow
Rank: 45 of 46
‑$675.7 M
Category Low EWH (‑$741.4 M)
Category High BBAX ($1,336.2 M)
3 Year Fund Flow
Rank: 34 of 52
‑$4.4 M
Category Low EWA (‑$451.3 M)
Category High BBAX ($1,336.2 M)
5 Year Fund Flow
Rank: 47 of 52
‑$226.5 M
Category Low EPP (‑$625.3 M)
Category High INDA ($3,415.1 M)

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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 Valuation

This section shows how the P/E multiple of this ETF compares to the peer group ETFdb.com Category.

P/E Ratio
Rank: 27 of 52
14.54
Category Low PAK (6.39)
Category High INCO (31.57)

EWT Dividend

This section shows how the dividend yield of this ETF compares to the peer group ETFdb.com Category.

Dividend
$1.00
Dividend Date
2018-12-18
Annual Dividend Rate
$1.00
Annual Dividend Yield
Rank: 19 of 51
2.79%
Category Low INCO (0.13%)
Category High PAK (9.21%)

EWT Technicals

Volatility Analysis

This section shows how the volatility of this ETF compares to the peer group ETFdb.com Category.

5 Day Volatility
Rank: 17 of 52
135.98%
Category Low HAUD (4.52%)
Category High FNI (192.73%)
20 Day Volatility
Rank: 13 of 52
15.06%
Category Low DVYA (8.23%)
Category High NFTY (33.48%)
50 Day Volatility
Rank: 22 of 52
17.56%
Category Low HAUD (10.73%)
Category High NFTY (29.70%)
200 Day Volatility
Rank: 30 of 51
14.59%
Category Low HAUD (9.40%)
Category High NFTY (28.42%)
Beta
Rank: 27 of 52
0.83
Category Low FLIN (0.23)
Category High IXSE (1.49)
Standard Deviation
Rank: 24 of 49
1.73%
Category Low ASEA (0.53%)
Category High GMF (4.46%)

Technicals

  • 20 Day MA: $34.91
  • 60 Day MA: $34.52
  • MACD 15 Period: 0.41
  • MACD 100 Period: 1.18
  • Williams % Range 10 Day: 20.00
  • Williams % Range 20 Day: 7.14
  • RSI 10 Day: 66
  • RSI 20 Day: 61
  • RSI 30 Day: 58
  • Ultimate Oscillator: 59

Bollinger Brands

  • Lower Bollinger (10 Day): $34.75
  • Upper Bollinger (10 Day): $35.82
  • Lower Bollinger (20 Day): $33.64
  • Upper Bollinger (20 Day): $36.17
  • Lower Bollinger (30 Day): $32.66
  • Upper Bollinger (30 Day): $36.16

Support & Resistance

  • Support Level 1: $35.44
  • Support Level 2: $35.30
  • Resistance Level 1: $35.64
  • Resistance Level 2: $35.70

Stochastic

  • Stochastic Oscillator %D (1 Day): 67.00
  • Stochastic Oscillator %D (5 Day): 70.12
  • Stochastic Oscillator %K (1 Day): 61.93
  • Stochastic Oscillator %K (5 Day): 58.23

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