EWT

iShares MSCI Taiwan ETF

The iShares MSCI Taiwan Index fund seeks investment results that correspond to the price and yield performance of the MSCI Taiwan Index. The index consists primarily of large cap stocks traded in the Taiwanese market.


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Fund Basics
Fund sponsorBarclays Global Investors
CategoryEmerging Market Equities
Asset classEquity
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Inception dateJun 20, 2000
Assets (mns)$6,815
Expense ratio59 bp
CurrencyUSD
Sector Breakdown
Fund Structure
RegulationOpen-Ended Fund
DistributionsAnnually
Taxation1099
Stock selectionMarket Cap
WeightingMarket Cap
Holdings TransparencyFull
Derivatives-basedNo
Options availableYes
Currency hedgedNo
Fund of fundsNo
Top 10 Holdings Complete list  + 
TAIWAN SEMICONDUCTOR MANUFAC 23.9 %
MEDIATEK INC 5.3 %
HON HAI PRECISION INDUSTRY 4.4 %
UNITED MICROELECTRONICS CORP 2.9 %
FUBON FINANCIAL HOLDING CO 2.1 %
DELTA ELECTRONICS INC 1.9 %
CATHAY FINANCIAL HOLDING CO 1.8 %
CHINATRUST FINANCIAL HOLDING 1.7 %
NAN YA PLASTICS CORP 1.6 %
SILERGY CORP. 1.6 %
Constituent Breakdown
Number of holdings87
Herfindahl-Hirschman Index 701
Wgt avg mkt cap (mns)$138,196
Large cap (>$10bn)68.2%
Mid cap ($2-10bn)30.3%
Small cap (<$2bn)0.0%
Developed mkts.0.0%
Emerging mkts.100.0%
Country Exposure
TAIWAN 106.1 %
Historical Performance


Standardized Annual Returns (as of 11/30/2021)
YTD1 YR2 YR3 YR5 YR10 YRIncep.
21.9% 33.3% 30.8% 27.9% 19.0% 13.0% 4.9%
Market Correlations
versus...BetaR-squared
S&P 5000.7151%
MSCI EAFE0.7250%
MSCI Emg Mkts0.8177%
Liquidity Measures
Avg. volume (000)3,493
Turnover3.4%
Avg. Bid/Ask (% of price)0.02%
ADV of underlying (mns)$8,121
Technical Indicators
Recent close$66.21
30d moving avg.$64.74
Annualized volatility18.4%
Relative strength (RSI)64
Short interest (ETF)5.3%
Short interest (underlying)0.0%
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Results & Estimates
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Valuation Metrics
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ETF Research Center Fund Rating

Our measure of an ETF's overall investment merit

ALTAR Score™

EWT

5.6%

Cat. Avg

8.0%

Fund Category: Emerging Market Equities

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Recommendation

UNDERWEIGHT

Below average appreciation potential. A rating of UNDERWEIGHT is assigned to ETFs with ALTAR Scores in the 2nd quintile (ranking higher than only 20%-40%) of their category. Typically, funds in this category consist of stocks trading at relatively expensive valuations and/or having below-average fundamentals.

Category Overview
There are 172 funds in the Emerging Market Equities category, with an average ALTAR Score™ of 8.0% and a standard deviation of 4.4%. EWT's ALTAR Score™ is approximately 0.6 standard deviations below the category average. This places EWT in the 29th percentile among funds in the category.
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Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) Comparison
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EWT 59.0 1.6 60.6
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