IShares MSCI United Kingdom Index Fund (EWU)

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Forbes  Oct 7  Comment 
Comparing units outstanding versus one week ago at the coverage universe of ETFs at ETF Channel, the biggest inflow was seen in the iShares MSCI United Kingdom ETF (EWU), which added 6,000,000 units, or a 3.0% increase week over week.  Among the...
Forbes  Sep 29  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 United Kingdom ETF (EWU), where 6,400,000 units were destroyed, or a 3.1% decrease week over...
Forbes  Jul 9  Comment 
Looking today at week-over-week shares outstanding changes among the universe of ETFs covered at ETF Channel, one standout is the iShares MSCI United Kingdom ETF (AMEX: EWU) where we have detected an approximate $70.6 million dollar inflow --...
Clusterstock  Nov 29  Comment 
Home prices have been picking up in London and the Bank of England has acted to avoid a housing bubble. On Thursday, Mark Carney said the central bank would stop the Funding for Lending Scheme (FLS) that it announced last year to boost mortgage...
Benzinga  Oct 10  Comment 
Here are some notable ETFs worth taking a look at for Thursday, October 10, 2013. iShares MSCI United Kingdom ETF (NYSE: EWU) The Bank of England announced it will keep its key lending rate at 0.5 percent, the same level it has been...
Forbes  Apr 29  Comment 
Looking today at week-over-week shares outstanding changes among the universe of ETFs covered at ETF Channel, one standout is the iShares MSCI United Kingdom Index Fund (AMEX: EWU) where we have detected an approximate $52.1 million dollar inflow...
Benzinga  Dec 13  Comment 
Shares of the iShares MSCI United Kingdom Index Fund (NYSE: EWU) are off 0.42 percent and trading near the lows of the day after Standard & Poor's revised its outlook on the country's AAA credit rating to negative. Standard & Poor's joins rival...
StreetInsider.com  Jul 25  Comment 
Visit StreetInsider.com at http://www.streetinsider.com/Economic+Data/U.K.+Economy+Contracts+for+9+Consecutive+Months+%28EWU%29/7602395.html for the full story.
Forbes  Jul 18  Comment 
In trading on Wednesday, shares of the iShares MSCI United Kingdom Index Fund ETF (AMEX: EWU) crossed above their 200 day moving average of $16.57, changing hands as high as $16.59 per share. iShares MSCI United Kingdom Index Fund shares are...
Forbes  Jun 1  Comment 
In trading on Friday, shares of the iShares MSCI United Kingdom Index Fund ETF (AMEX: EWU) entered into oversold territory, changing hands as low as $15.275 per share. We define oversold territory using the Relative Strength Index, or RSI, which...




 
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iShares MSCI United Kingdom Index Fund (EWU)

Overview

The iShares MSCI United Kingdom 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 British market, as measured by the MSCI United Kingdom Index. [1]

Fund Information

  • Fund Manager - Ishares
  • Inception Date - 03/12/1996
  • Exchange – NYSE Arca
  • Index Ticker – EWU
  • Intra-day NAV Ticker – EWU.IV
  • Expense Ratio - 0.52%

Top Holdings

Holdings % of Portfolio
HSBC HOLDINGS PLC 9.59%
BP PLC 8.01%
VODAFONE GROUP PLC 5.69%
GLAXOSMITHKLINE PLC 4.93%
ROYAL DUTCH SHELL PLC-A SHS 4.89%
ROYAL DUTCH SHELL PLC-B SHS 3.62%
BARCLAYS PLC 3.16%
ASTRAZENECA PLC 3.14%
BRITISH AMERICAN TOBACCO PLC 3.03%
BHP BILLITON PLC 2.92%


Holdings as of 05/11/2009



Other Investing in Europe ETFs

ETF Name Fund Manager Expense Ratio
BLDRS Europe 100 ADR Index ETF (ADRU)Invesco PowerShares0.30%
Europe Pacific ETF (VEA)Vanguard Group, Inc.0.16%
iShares MSCI Austria Index Fund (EWO)ishares0.52%
iShares MSCI Belgium Index Fund (EWK)ishares0.52%
iShares MSCI France Index Fund (EWQ)ishares0.52%
iShares MSCI Germany Index Fund (EWG)ishares0.52%
iShares MSCI Italy Index Fund (EWI)ishares0.52%
iShares MSCI Netherlands Index Fund (EWN)ishares0.52%
iShares MSCI Spain Index Fund (EWP)ishares0.52%
iShares MSCI Sweden Index Fund (EWD)ishares0.51%
iShares MSCI Switzerland Index Fund (EWL)ishares0.52%
iShares MSCI United Kingdom Index Fund (EWU)ishares0.52%
iShares S&P Europe 350 Index Fund (IEV)ishares0.60%
Vanguard European ETF (VGK)Vanguard Group, Inc.0.18%
FTSE RAFI Europe Portfolio ETF (PEF)Invesco PowerShares0.75%
iShares FTSE EPRA/NAREIT Europe Index Fund (IFEU)ishares0.48%


References

  1. - Overview of iShares MSCI United Kingdom Index Fund (EWU)
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