iShares MSCI Japan ETF (EWJ) Rises 0.2% for Apr 25

April 25, 2018 - By reb123z

Apr 25 is a positive day so far for iShares MSCI Japan ETF (NYSEARCA:EWJ) as the ETF is active during the day after gaining 0.2% to hit $60.51 per share. The exchange traded fund has 21.18 billion net assets and 1.01% volatility this month.

Over the course of the day 4.45M shares traded hands, as compared to an average volume of 11.75M over the last 30 days for iShares MSCI Japan ETF (NYSEARCA:EWJ).

The ETF is -6.31% of its 52-Week High and 19.23% of its low, and is currently having ATR of 0.66. This year’s performance is 1.17% while this quarter’s performance is -4.46%.

The ETF’s YTD performance is 1.25%, the 1 year is 19.38% and the 3 year is 8.19%.

The ETF’s average P/E ratio is 14.11, the price to book is 1.29, the price to sales is 0.92 and the price to cashflow is 5.45. It was started on 04/01/1996. The fund’s top holdings are: Toyota Motor Corp for 4.65% of assets, Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group Inc for 2.15%, Sony Corp for 1.67%, SoftBank Group Corp for 1.66%, Keyence Corp for 1.62%, Honda Motor Co Ltd for 1.60%, Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group Inc for 1.54%, Nintendo Co Ltd for 1.35%, Fanuc Corp for 1.30%, KDDI Corp for 1.27%. The ETF sector weights are: Basic Materials 7.28%, Consumer Cyclical 17.80%, Financial Services 12.32%, Realestate 4.32%, Consumer Defensive 8.16%, Healthcare 6.69%, Utilities 1.74%, Communication Services 4.97%, Energy 1.85%, Industrials 18.94%, Technology 15.93%. The ETF currently as 1.24% yield.

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