|Bid||45.96 x 86800|
|Ask||45.97 x 142700|
|Day's Range||45.92 - 46.19|
|52 Week Range||33.94 - 46.82|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|Expense Ratio (net)||0.72%|
The Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF (NYSEArca: VWO) and the iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF (NYSEArca: EEM), two of the largest emerging markets ETFs, and other funds tracking developing economies ...
Oil giant Saudi Aramco is readying what's set to be the biggest initial public offering ever, but many investors aren't all that interested.
There is a lot of navel gazing going on today, the anniversary of the 1987 U.S. stock market crash, when there ought to be more discussion of China’s slowing GDP. It’s true that the downdraft of real gross domestic product in the third quarter was small, to 6.8 percent from 6.9 percent in the second and first quarters. The iShares MSCI China Large-Cap exchange-traded fund (FXI) was down 2.2% in early trading, while the Xtrackers Harvest CSI 300 China A-Shares ETF (ASHR) slipped 1.1% as did the iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF (EEM).
As a batch of emerging markets ETFs continue ascending to new highs, signs are mounting that bearish traders are getting frustrated. The Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF (NYSEArca: VWO) and the iShares ...
According to the IMF (International Monetary Fund), a moderate progressive tax system may not negatively impact economic growth in developed economies (SPY) (EZU).
News from Thailand, Turkey and Mexico sent funds higher this week, though it wasn't all good news. Brown Brothers Harriman currency strategists provide the following important news and a currency performance ...
In yet another sign that investors aren't afraid of the Federal Reserve's interest rate hikes, emerging market equity funds saw the strongest inflows in 21 weeks and EM bonds continued to draw interest. The EM equity fund inflows were $3.3 billion in the latest weekly reporting period, and emerging market bond funds -- which have seen inflows for 37 of the past 38 weeks - drew $1.7 billion. It's part of what Bank of America/Merrill Lynch Chief Investment Strategist Michael Hartnett and Strategist Jared Woodard call "the most consensus trade in the world: no fear of the Fed." "Investors looked for ways to benefit from soaring equity markets while side-stepping a variety of political risks ranging from North Korea's bellicose expansion of its nuclear capabilities to Catalonia's stand-off with Spain," write EPFR Global analysts.
Despite its efforts, OPEC failed to curb oil production in September. Output by members of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting Countries rose by 0.27%, to 32.75 million barrels a day in September, ...
The Turkish lira weakened by nearly 3% Monday against the U.S. dollar after the two countries announced a halt in non-immigrant visas following the arrest of a U.S. consular employee, and others, on alleged ties to Turkey's 2016 coup attempt. Investors voted by selling the iShares MSCI Turkey exchange-traded fund (TUR), which had slipped 5.5% Monday morning after paring larger losses. The Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF (VWO) was down 0.5% today, and the iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF (EEM) was down 0.2%.
A half-dozen emerging market ETFs are in IBD's latest ETF Leaders screen, reflecting one of the year's best investing themes.
Emerging Markets Ruchir Sharma, head of emerging markets and chief global strategist at Morgan Stanley Investment Management, thinks we are in the late stages of a U.S. bull market and that investors would do well to seek out emerging market funds full of handpicked stocks. Much of that money is focused on emerging market indexes that can be flawed due to the dominance of particular countries, state-controlled companies, and commodity-driven sectors, which can obscure turnaround stories and smaller growth opportunities. Active managers tend to have a better track record in EMs than in U.S. stocks because teams based in India, Hong Kong, and smaller locales can uncover hidden value in companies by getting to know managers, They can then concentrate bets in those names.
The Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets exchange-traded fund (VWO) and the iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF (EEM) rose 1.8% apiece this week. Here are five economic headlines from the week that Brown Brothers ...
Who would have thunk it: with all the risk potential in the developing world, emerging market stocks and bonds have turned in some of the best performances of the year among all asset classes. Bank of America Merrill Lynch provided a handy chart (see below) of returns across global asset classes attached to its weekly summary of fund flows, and we provide it here. It shows that emerging market equities rank as the top asset class, up 30.5% year to date through Oct. 4.
Emerging market funds took in fresh money for the seventh straight week with markets pricing in a more than 85% chance of another U.S. interest rate hike in December, EPFR Global data show. But for now, ...
The iShares MSCI Emerging Market ETF (EEM) represents 850 overseas investments heavily-weighted to China, South Korea and Taiwan.
Jim Yong Kim, World Bank Group president, provides insight to the global economy, emerging markets and trade deals. Also President Kim talks about providing funds for women entrepreneurs, especially in developing countries, and infrastructure investmen...
The “Fast Money” traders share their final trades for the day including Intel, Facebook, General Motors and the MSCI Emerging Markets ETF.
Wall Street will be closely parsing through the minutes from last month's Fed meeting this week, trying to figure out whether the Fed will raise rates one more time before the end of the year. Yahoo Finance’s Dan Roberts, Nicole Sinclair and Oliver Pursche of Bruderman Brothers figure out how Wall Street will react to another possible rate hike.
Robert Sluymer, Fundstrat Global Advisors, discusses why the U.S. is still a better investment even though emerging markets have soared.