iShares MSCI Japan ETF (EWJ)

During the Trading Day
13.05 -0.12 / -0.91%
As of 3:59pm ET
Day’s Change
During After-Hours   Switch to standard view »
13.07 +0.02 / +0.15%
Volume: 1.4M

Investment Objective

The investment seeks to track the investment results of the MSCI Japan Index. The underlying index consists of stocks traded primarily on the Tokyo Stock Exchange. It may include large-, mid- or small-capitalization companies, and components primarily include consumer discretionary, financials and industrials companies. The fund will at all times invest at least 90% of its assets in the securities of its underlying index and in depositary receipts representing securities in its underlying index.


1 month-1.87% 3 years+15.70%
3 months+6.41% 5 years+8.15%
1 year+15.76% Since inception+0.30%
Data through 05/29/2015

Quote Details

Previous close$13.17
Open day’s range13.01 – 13.07
Net asset value (NAV)13.12 (05/28/2015)
Daily volume40,804,246
Average volume (3 months)31,951,177
Data as of 3:59pm ET, 05/29/2015

Peer Comparisonvs. Japan stock ETFs

Performance 5-yr return+8.15%+6.97%
Expense Gross exp ratio0.48%0.46%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio0.500.58
Net assets$18.6B$1.9B
Average market cap$21.3B$11.2B
Average P/E17.417.9
Dividend / Share--0.40%


JPP SPDR® Russell/Nomura PRIME Japan ETF
ITF iShares Japan Large-Cap ETF
NKY MAXIS® Nikkei 225 Index ETF


Top 5 Sectors
Portfolio weighting
Industrial materials 27.63%
Consumer goods 25.37%
Financial service 15.35%
Healthcare 5.60%
Utilities 5.37%
Top 10 Holdings
Portfolio weighting
-- 6.35%
-- 3.00%
-- 1.97%
-- 1.85%
-- 1.82%
-- 1.43%
-- 1.42%
-- 1.37%
-- 1.33%
-- 1.32%

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