ETF Coverage: iShares MSCI Malaysia ETF (EWM) Declines 2.11% for Nov 16

November 16, 2016 - By Dolores Ford   ·   0 Comments

Nov 16 is a negative day so far for iShares MSCI Malaysia ETF (NYSEARCA:EWM) as the ETF is active during the day after losing 2.11% to hit $29.71 per share. The exchange traded fund has 289.38M net assets and 1.35% volatility this month.

Over the course of the day 102,758 shares traded hands, as compared to an average volume of 1.74 million over the last 30 days for iShares MSCI Malaysia ETF (NYSEARCA:EWM).

The ETF is -19.70% of its 52-Week High and 1.76% of its low, and is currently having ATR of 0.59. This year’s performance is -6.52% while this quarter’s performance is -15.47%.

The ETF’s YTD performance is 4.44%, the 1 year is 7.14% and the 3 year is -9.42%.

The ETF’s average P/E ratio is 17.03, the price to book is 1.54, the price to sales is 2.51 and the price to cashflow is 7.43. It was started on 04/01/1996. The fund’s top holdings are: Public Bank Bhd for 11.58% of assets, TENAGA NASIONL BHD MYR1 for 10.43%, MALAYAN BKG BERHAD MYR1 for 5.80%, IHH HEALTHCARE BHD MYR1 for 4.52%, SIME DARBY BHD MYR0.50 for 4.09%, DIGI.COM.BERHAD MYR0.01 for 3.78%, GENTING BHD MYR0.10 for 3.78%, PETRONAS CHEMICALS MYR0.10 for 3.61%, CIMB GROUP HOLDING MYR1 for 3.33%, PETRONAS GAS MYR1 for 3.27%. The ETF sector weights are: Basic Materials 4.30%, Consumer Cyclical 14.93%, Financial Services 27.31%, Realestate 0.83%, Consumer Defensive 8.88%, Healthcare 4.63%, Utilities 16.22%, Communication Services 10.82%, Energy 2.41%, Industrials 9.67%. The ETF currently as 4.34% yield.

More notable recent iShares MSCI Malaysia Index Fund (ETF) (NYSEARCA:EWM) news were published by: which released: “Malaysia ETF Parties Like It’s 1998, But That’s Not A Good Thing” on August 17, 2015, also with their article: “iShares MSCI Malaysia Index Fund: At The Nexus Of Many Positive Trends In …” published on April 04, 2012, published: “Ahead of Election, Malaysia ETF Hits New High” on April 09, 2013. More interesting news about iShares MSCI Malaysia Index Fund (ETF) (NYSEARCA:EWM) were released by: and their article: “Malaysian Elections: Will The Malaysia ETF Sink Or Rally?” published on April 15, 2013 as well as‘s news article titled: “EWM: Bursa Malaysia Changes Direction” with publication date: March 22, 2016.

iShares MSCI Malaysia ETF, formerly iShares MSCI Malaysia Index Fund , is an exchange-traded fund. The ETF has a market cap of $289.38 million. The Fund seeks to provide investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield performance, before fees and expenses, of publicly traded securities in the Malaysian market, as measured by the MSCI Malaysia Index (the Index). It currently has negative earnings. The Index seeks to measure the performance of the Malaysian equity market.

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