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For tactical investors looking for exposure to a specific equity market outside the U.S., single-country exchange-traded funds (ETFs) are the ideal vehicles for that job. Today, there are hundreds of such funds available to U.S. investors, many of which are offered by BlackRock Inc.’s iShares unit, the world’s largest ETF issuer.
As talks of trade war and other geopolitical factors have dominated headlines over the past several months, it has been natural for most North American investors focus their efforts on allocating capital domestically. In the paragraphs below, we'll take a look at the charts of three international exchange-traded funds (ETFs) that could be worth a closer look as we head into the final quarter of 2018. Despite the recent news that Swiss-based Novartis AG ( NVS) is laying off 2,000 employees, Switzerland is continuing its role as a hotbed for foreign investment, and on the chart of the iShares MSCI Switzerland Capped ETF ( EWL), the price has recently been able to close above the long-term resistance of its 200-day moving average.