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iShares Edge MSCI Min Vol EAFE ETF (EFAV)

72.19
Delayed Data
As of Nov 22
 0.00 / 0.00%
Today’s Change
60.63
Today|||52-Week Range
72.64
+17.92%
Year-to-Date

Investment Objective

The investment seeks the investment results of the MSCI EAFE Minimum Volatility (USD) Index composed of developed market equities that- in the aggregate- have lower volatility characteristics relative to the broader developed equity markets- excluding the U.S. and Canada. The fund generally will invest at least 90% of its assets in the component securities of the underlying index and in investments that have economic characteristics that are substantially identical to the component securities of the underlying index. The index measures the performance of international equity securities that in the aggregate have lower relative volatility.

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Performance

1 month+0.33% 3 years+7.56%
3 months+2.23% 5 years+9.52%
1 year+21.64% Since inception+9.21%
Data through 11/23/2017

Quote Details

Previous close$72.19
Open day’s range71.97 – 72.25
Net asset value (NAV)71.94 (11/22/2017)
Daily volume377,610
Average volume (3 months)441,748
Data as of 4:10pm ET, 11/22/2017

Peer Comparisonvs. Foreign large blend ETFs

 EFAVCategory
Performance 5-yr return+9.52%+7.74%
Expense Gross exp ratio0.32%1.08%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio0.920.72
Net assets$7.7B$4.1B
Average market cap$22.3B$42.1B
Average P/E19.218.3
Dividend / Share--0.24%

Competitors

SPDW SPDR® Portfolio World ex-US ETF
VEA Vanguard FTSE Developed Markets Index Fu...
IXUS iShares Core MSCI Total International St...

Holdings

Top 5 Sectors
Portfolio weighting
Business service --
Consumer goods --
Consumer service --
Energy --
Financial service --
Top 10 Holdings
Portfolio weighting
-- 1.54%
-- 1.47%
-- 1.45%
-- 1.44%
-- 1.40%
-- 1.35%
-- 1.30%
-- 1.30%
-- 1.25%
-- 1.23%