November 16, 2016 - By Adrian Mccoy · 0 Comments
Nov 16 is a negative day so far for iShares MSCI United Kingdom ETF (NYSEARCA:EWU) as the ETF is active during the day after losing 1% to hit $29.82 per share. The exchange traded fund has 2.10B net assets and 0.93% volatility this month.
Over the course of the day 150,289 shares traded hands, as compared to an average volume of 3.37 million over the last 30 days for iShares MSCI United Kingdom ETF (NYSEARCA:EWU).
The ETF is -9.68% of its 52-Week High and 10.65% of its low, and is currently having ATR of 0.37. This year’s performance is -4.43% while this quarter’s performance is -4.57%.
The ETF’s YTD performance is -4.77%, the 1 year is -10.26% and the 3 year is -5.31%.
The ETF’s average P/E ratio is 17.82, the price to book is 1.88, the price to sales is 1.22 and the price to cashflow is 5.95. It was started on 04/01/1996. The fund’s top holdings are: HSBC Holdings PLC for 6.89% of assets, BP PLC for 5.09%, British American Tobacco PLC for 4.94%, Royal Dutch Shell PLC Class A for 4.92%, Royal Dutch Shell PLC B for 4.47%, GlaxoSmithKline PLC for 4.45%, Vodafone Group PLC for 3.37%, AstraZeneca PLC for 3.27%, Diageo PLC for 3.10%, Reckitt Benckiser Group PLC for 2.62%. The ETF sector weights are: Basic Materials 7.99%, Consumer Cyclical 9.09%, Financial Services 19.95%, Realestate 1.38%, Consumer Defensive 18.20%, Healthcare 11.10%, Utilities 4.52%, Communication Services 5.86%, Energy 15.05%, Industrials 5.91%, Technology 0.95%. The ETF currently as 4.75% yield.
More news for iShares Trust (NYSEARCA:EWU) were recently published by: Nasdaq.com, which released: “iShares Gold Trust Getting Very Oversold” on November 11, 2016. Wsj.com‘s article titled: “BlackRock Suspends Issuance of New iShares Gold Trust Shares” and published on March 04, 2016 is yet another important article.
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By Adrian Mccoy
Tags: iShares Trust