EMB - iShares JP Morgan USD Em Mkts Bd ETF

NasdaqGM - NasdaqGM Real Time Price. Currency in USD
108.77
+0.67 (+0.62%)
At close: 4:00PM EST
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Previous Close108.10
Open108.33
Bid107.93 x 800
Ask109.20 x 1200
Day's Range108.33 - 108.80
52 Week Range102.15 - 113.19
Volume2,908,143
Avg. Volume4,980,322
Net Assets16.3B
NAV108.30
PE Ratio (TTM)N/A
Yield5.43%
YTD Return5.40%
Beta (3Y Monthly)1.59
Expense Ratio (net)0.39%
Inception Date2007-12-17
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    Yahoo Finance Video15 days ago

    Emerging markets must be a ‘core part of your portfolio’

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  • ETF Trends4 days ago

    A Positive Outlook for Emerging Market-Related ETFs

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  • Benzinga8 days ago

    Return To A Once Beleaguered Emerging Market Asset Class

    The same is true of emerging markets bonds and the related exchange traded funds. EMB and the broader emerging markets debt complex were plagued last year by multiple factors, some of which came about thank to U.S. monetary policy. Namely, rising U.S. Treasury yields triggered a dollar rally, which plagued dollar-denominated emerging markets bonds, including those held by EMB.

  • ETF Trends10 days ago

    Opportunity Beckons With EM Bond ETFs

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  • MoneyShow11 days ago

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  • ETF Trends12 days ago

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    Investors are showering love on these ETFs in the ongoing Valentine month.

  • ETF Trends15 days ago

    Investors Return to EM Bond ETFs

    The iShares J.P. Morgan USD Emerging Markets Bond ETF (NASDAQ: EMB), the largest exchange traded fund tracking bonds in developing economies, is up more than 4%. That after the fund struggled last year ...

  • January ETF Asset Report
    Zacks23 days ago

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  • ETF Trendslast month

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  • Barrons.comlast month

    What to Buy in Emerging Markets Right Now

    Emerging-market stocks are cheap, but risks remain high. EM bonds and selected stocks offer the best chances for profit.

  • ETF Trends2 months ago

    Opportunity With EM Bond ETFs in 2019

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  • Pension fund managers poured into emerging markets right as they tumbled
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    Pension fund managers poured into emerging markets right as they tumbled

    The fund managers who control U.S. pension funds put more of Americans' money to work in emerging markets this year, right as the asset class had its worst performance in years.

  • ETF Trends3 months ago

    Latin America Could Weigh on EM Bond ETFs in 2019

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    Odds for December Fed Rate Hike Pretty High: ETFs to Invest

    As chances of a Fed rate hike in December are pretty high and can cause some turmoil in the markets, these ETF areas could provide cushion to investors.

  • ETF Trends3 months ago

    3 Problems Could Pinch EM Bond ETFs in 2019

    Rising external financing costs and current account deficits are among the factors plaguing emerging markets debt this year, pressuring exchange traded funds such as the iShares J.P. Morgan USD Emerging Markets Bond ETF (EMB) and the PowerShares Emerging Markets Sovereign Debt Portfolio (PCY) along the way. Some analysts and market observers believe the scenarios confounding emerging markets bonds this year could linger into 2019. “The impact of tighter US monetary policy, a strengthening dollar, and risks to global trade and growth will continue to be felt in 2019,” said Fitch Ratings in a note out Monday.

  • ETF Trends4 months ago

    What’s Ailing Emerging Market Bond ETFs

    A strong dollar coupled with a spate of surprising interest rate hikes in some developing markets are among the factors punishing emerging markets debt this year, pressuring exchange traded funds such as the iShares J.P. Morgan USD Emerging Markets Bond ETF (EMB) and the PowerShares Emerging Markets Sovereign Debt Portfolio (PCY) in the process. The Federal Reserve began its current tightening cycle in 2015 and while the first few rate hikes did not pinch emerging markets debt all that much, that scenario is changing in a big way this year. With respect to value compared to price, many of these ETFs from abroad present a profitable opportunity that can be realized, especially if China and the U.S. eventually ameliorate their trade differences by year’s end.

  • ETF Trends4 months ago

    Currency Volatility Stings EM Bond ETFs

    The strong dollar and increased volatility for some emerging markets currencies are among the factors plaguing bonds issued by developing economies. The iShares J.P. Morgan USD Emerging Markets Bond ETF (EMB) , the largest ETF in this category, is tumbling this year. Beyond the short-term volatility associated with the trade fears, many are wary of the diverging monetary policies between emerging central banks and the Federal Reserve, which is expected to hike interest rates two more times this year.

  • TheStreet.com5 months ago

    Canadian Energy Stocks Slide Amid Wide Pricing Differential

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  • ETF Trends5 months ago

    Bond ETF Investors Should Take a Second Look at Battered EM Debt

    The emerging markets have been pummeled this year, but after the selling, EM debt and bond-related ETFs appear attractive for their level of risk. "Given the state of the world with strong U.S. growth and contained inflation globally, it's hard to imagine that emerging markets would suffer so much this year," Pablo Goldberg, a senior fixed-income strategist with BlackRock, told CNBC. After the pullback in emerging assets, the spread of average EM bond yields over comparable duration U.S. Treasuries have significantly widened, with the average yield on the JP Morgan Emerging Markets Bond index up to 5% last week.

  • ETF Trends5 months ago

    A Surprising Bond ETF Sees Big Inflows

    Amid dollar strength, emerging markets bonds and the related ETFs are struggling this year. Year-to-date, the iShares J.P. Morgan USD Emerging Markets Bond ETF (NASDAQ: EMB), the largest ETF in this category, ...

  • Scariest part of emerging markets panic for individual investors: They may be the last to sell
    CNBC6 months ago

    Scariest part of emerging markets panic for individual investors: They may be the last to sell

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  • TheStreet.com6 months ago

    Commodities in Short Term Macro Trading Selloff; Watch the Dollar

    This is reflected in the appreciation of the U.S. dollar, when measured by the U.S. Dollar Index (DXY), which is up 4% over the last three months and almost 9% over the last 6 months. NYMEX Copper futures are entering bearish territory after sliding below $3 per pound in mid-June, their lowest level since 2017, an 18% fall over the last 6 months, reflecting the negative outlook on global growth measured by China's weaker-than-expected industrial production and retail sales growth, and exacerbated by negative headlines from trade wars and sanctions. Copper is sensitive to trade tariffs and emerging markets, which are home to major producing hubs.