IShares MSCI Brazil Index Fund (EWZ)

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Market Intelligence Center  Apr 14  Comment 
MarketIntelligenceCenter.com's patented algorithms have selected a trade on iShares MSCI Brazil Index (EWZ) that returns 17.82% in 68 days for an annualized return rate of 96%. This diagonal spread pairs a short position in the Jun. '14 $47.00...
Benzinga  Mar 28  Comment 
ETF Outlook for Friday, March 28, 2014 iShares MSCI Brazil Index ETF (NYSE: EWZ) The breakout last week has continued for the Latin American ETF, with EWZ up 4.6 percent Thursday as it hit a new 2014 high. The ETF was led by a 7.7 percent...
Forbes  Mar 14  Comment 
Looking at units outstanding versus one week prior within the universe of ETFs covered at ETF Channel, the biggest outflow was seen in the iShares MSCI Brazil Capped ETF (EWZ), where 7,150,000 units were destroyed, or a 7.2% decrease week over...
Benzinga  Aug 21  Comment 
Here is the ETF Professor's ETF Watch List for Wednesday, August 21, 2013. The ProShares UltraShort Financials (NYSE: SKF) should be in play. Give the PowerShares Buyback Achievers ETF (NYSE: PKW) a look. Play some defense with the...
Benzinga  Aug 5  Comment 
More than seven months into the year, it is now widely known that emerging markets ETFs have struggled. Brazil funds, former darlings of the emerging markets ETF lot, have been among the most egregious offenders. Not only has the iShares MSCI...
Benzinga  Jul 23  Comment 
To put it delicately, the fundamental outlook on Brazilian equities has been murky at best this year. Brazil's benchmark index, the Ibovespa, has been one of the worst-performing major global benchmarks this year as a plunging real, slack...
Market Intelligence Center  Jul 22  Comment 
Brazil Index (AMEX: EWZ) closed Friday's trading session at $43.72. In the past year, the ETF has hit a 52-week low of $40.68 and 52-week high of $58.08. Brazil Index (EWZ) has been showing support around $43.39 and resistance in the $44.09 range....
Market Intelligence Center  Jul 9  Comment 
Brazil Index (AMEX: EWZ) closed Monday's trading session at $41.46. In the past year, the ETF has hit a 52-week low of $40.68 and 52-week high of $58.08. Brazil Index (EWZ) has been showing support around $40.99 and resistance in the $42.25 range....
Forbes  Jun 28  Comment 
In trading on Friday, shares of the iShares MSCI Brazil Capped Index Fund ETF (AMEX: EWZ) entered into oversold territory, changing hands as low as $43.25 per share. We define oversold territory using the Relative Strength Index, or RSI, which is...
Clusterstock  Jun 21  Comment 
Brazil's Bovespa is down nearly 2% to 47,258. About a million Brazilians took to the street across 80 cities, prompting president Dilma Rousseff to call an emergency meeting. The protests were sparked a week ago over a hike in bus fares but...




 
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iShares MSCI Brazil Index Fund (EWZ)

Overview

The iShares MSCI Brazil Index 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 Brazilian market, as measured by the MSCI Brazil Index. [1]

Fund Information

  • Fund Manager - Ishares
  • Inception Date - 07/10/2000
  • Exchange – NYSE Arca
  • Index Ticker - EWZ
  • Intra-day NAV Ticker – EWZ.IV
  • Expense Ratio - 0.63%

Top Holdings

Holdings % of Portfolio
PETROBRAS - PETROLEO BRAS-PR 12.53%
PETROBRAS - PETROLEO BRAS 10.34%
CIA VALE DO RIO DOCE-PREF A 8.78%
ITAU UNIBANCO BANCO MULTIPLO SA 8.24%
CIA VALE DO RIO DOCE-ADR 6.46%
BANCO BRADESCO -PREF 5.23%
CIA DE BEBIDAS DAS AME-PREF 2.92%
CIA SIDERURGICA NACIONAL SA 2.81%
OGX PETROLEO E GAS PARTICIPA 2.26%
GERDAU SA-PREF 2.18%


Holdings as of 02/11/2009



Other Emerging Market ETFs

ETF Name Fund Manager Expense Ratio
BLDRS Asia 50 ADR Index ETF (ADRA)Invesco PowerShares0.30%
BLDRS Emerging Markets 50 ADR Index ETF (ADRE)Invesco PowerShares0.30%
Claymore/BNY BRIC ETF (EEB)Claymore Advisors0.60%
DWA Emerging Markets Technical Leaders Portfolio ETF (PIE)Invesco PowerShares0.90%
FTSE RAFI Emerging Markets Portfolio ETF (PXH)Invesco PowerShares0.85%
iShares MSCI Brazil Index Fund (EWZ)ishares0.63%
iShares MSCI BRIC Index Fund (BKF)ishares0.72%
iShares MSCI Chile Index Fund (ECH)ishares0.63%
iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Index Fund (EEM)ishares0.72%
ProShares Short MSCI Emerging Markets ETF (EUM)InvescoPoweshares0.95%
ProShares UltraShort MSCI Emerging Markets ETF (EEV)ProShares ETFs0.95%
SPDR S&P BRIC 40 ETF (BIK)State Street Global Markets, LLC0.50%
SPDR S&P Emerging Asia Pacific ETF (GMF)State Street Global Markets, LLC0.59%
SPDR S&P Emerging Europe ETF (GUR)State Street Global Markets, LLC0.59%
SPDR S&P Emerging Latin America ETF (GML)State Street Global Markets, LLC0.59%
SPDR S&P Emerging Markets ETF (GMM)State Street Global Markets, LLC0.59%
SPDR S&P Emerging Markets Small Cap ETF (EWX)State Street Global Markets, LLC0.65%
SPDR S&P Emerging Middle East & Africa ETF (GAF)State Street Global Markets, LLC0.59%
Vanguard Emerging Markets ETF (VWO)Vanguard Group, Inc.0.27%
WisdomTree Emerging Markets High-Yielding Equity Fund (DEM)WisdomTree Investments, Inc.0.63%
WisdomTree Emerging Markets SmallCap Dividend Fund (DGS)WisdomTree Investments, Inc.0.63%
Emerging Markets Sovereign Debt Portfolio ETF (PCY)InvescoPowerShares0.50%
iShares JPMorgan USD Emerging Markets Bond Fund (EMB)iShares0.60%
First Trust ISE Chindia Index Fund (FNI)First Trust Portfolios L.P0.60%
iShares FTSE BRIC 50 ETF (BRIC-LSE)iShares0.74%
iShares JP Morgan US Dollar Emerging Markets Bond ETF (IEMB-LSE)iShares0.40%
iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF (IEEM-LSE)iShares0.75%
iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Islamic/Shariah ETF (ISEM-LSE)iShares0.85%


References

  1. - Overview of iShares MSCI Brazil Index Fund (EWZ)
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