IShares MSCI South Korea Index Fund (EWY)

QUOTE AND NEWS
Market Intelligence Center  Aug 12  Comment 
For a hedged play on iShares MSCI South Korea Index (EWY) MarketIntelligenceCenter.com's option-trade picking algorithms recommend the Oct. '15 $48.00 covered call for a net debit in the $46.80 area. That is also the break-even price for the...
Market Intelligence Center  Aug 4  Comment 
Monday's trading in iShares MSCI South Korea Index (EWY) gives options traders an opportunity for a 2.04% return. By selling the Oct. '15 $50.00 call and buying the Jan. '17 call at the $35.00 level for a net debit of $14.70, traders will book a...
Market Intelligence Center  Jul 27  Comment 
IShares MSCI South Korea Index (EWY) traded between $50.43 and $50.99 before closing at $50.58 Friday and presents some attractive trading opportunities today. MarketIntelligenceCenter.com's patented algorithms selected a Sep. '15 $50.00 covered...
Market Intelligence Center  Jul 8  Comment 
The patented option-trade picking algorithms that power MarketIntelligenceCenter.com's Artificial Intelligence Center are highlighting two trades on iShares MSCI South Korea Index (EWY) today after it closed at $53.66 on Tuesday. For more...
Market Intelligence Center  Jun 4  Comment 
IShares MSCI South Korea Index (EWY) was identified by MarketIntelligenceCenter.com's patented algorithms today after trading between $56.59 and $56.90 on Wednesday before closing at $56.70. A diagonal spread using a long position in the Jan. '16...
Market Intelligence Center  Jun 1  Comment 
IShares MSCI South Korea Index (EWY) is a good candidate for a covered call at the $57.00 level. The Oct. '15 call at that price should fetch a credit of about $2.81, which means the entire position has a net debit of about $54.99. This trade has...
Market Intelligence Center  May 5  Comment 
IShares MSCI South Korea Index (EWY) traded between $61.41 and $61.75 before closing at $61.68 Monday and presents some attractive trading opportunities today according to MarketIntelligenceCenter.com's patented algorithms. The computer program...
Market Intelligence Center  Apr 27  Comment 
After Friday's trading in iShares MSCI South Korea Index (EWY) the option-trade picking algorithms that power MarketIntelligenceCenter.com's Artificial Intelligence Center uncovered a trade that offers a 2.04% return, or 14.05% annualized (for...
Market Intelligence Center  Apr 2  Comment 
After Wednesday's trading in iShares MSCI South Korea Index (EWY) MarketIntelligenceCenter.com's option trade-picking algorithms uncovered a trade that offers a 3.17% or 10.91% (for comparison purposes only), while providing 3.73% downside...
Market Intelligence Center  Mar 13  Comment 
After closing Thursday at $55.59, iShares MSCI South Korea Index (EWY) presents an attractive opportunity to get a 3.58% return in just 126 days, which is an annualized return of 10.37% (for comparison purposes only). To enter this trade, sell one...




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iShares MSCI South Korea Index Fund (EWY)

Overview

The iShares MSCI South Korea 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 South Korean market, as measured by the MSCI Korea Index. [1]

Fund Information

  • Fund Manager - Ishares
  • Inception Date - 05/09/2000
  • Exchange – NYSE Arca
  • Index Ticker - EWY
  • Intra-day NAV Ticker – EWY.IV
  • Expense Ratio - 0.63%

Top Holdings

Holdings % of Portfolio
SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CO LTD 19.11%
POSCO 6.68%
KB FINANCIAL GROUP INC 4.17%
SHINHAN FINANCIAL GROUP LTD 3.98%
HYUNDAI MOTOR CO 3.64%
LG ELECTRONICS INC 2.49%
HYUNDAI MOBIS 2.21%
SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS-PFD 2.13%
LG CHEM LTD 2.13%
HYNIX SEMICONDUCTOR INC 1.96%

Holdings as of 05/11/2009



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References

  1. - Overview of iShares MSCI South Korea Index Fund (EWY)
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