36.92 +0.03 (0.08%)
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|Bid||0.00 x 47300|
|Ask||0.00 x 800|
|Day's Range||36.79 - 36.96|
|52 Week Range||35.01 - 39.35|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||12.36|
|Expense Ratio (net)||0.62%|
In the paragraphs below, we'll take a look at several charts suggesting that the emerging markets are in the early days of a major downtrend and that lower prices could be a consistent theme over the coming weeks or months. Retail investors who seek exposure to emerging markets commonly turn to exchange-traded products such as the iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF ( EEM).
Every Federal Reserve tightening, a Deutsche Bank strategist quipped last week, “creates a meaningful crisis somewhere.” Nowhere has it been more serious than in emerging markets. Since February, the rise in U.S. yields, the dollar, and oil prices, amid worries about inflation, have conspired to sink the iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF (EEM) 9.7% from its high. Meanwhile, the iShares JPMorgan USD Emerging Markets Bond ETF (EMB) is down 6.3% from its 2018 peak.
Previously, we saw that Advanced Micro Devices’ (AMD) and NVIDIA’s (NVDA) discrete GPU (graphics processing unit) demand rose in June 2017 and further in January 2018 before cooling a little in March, following Ethereum prices.
In the previous part of this series, we saw that Micron Technology (MU) focused on developing value-added memory solutions like SSD (solid-state drives) and graphics memory in fiscal 2017. The advent of smart cities, smart homes, smart cars, and smart factories would require higher DRAM (dynamic random access memory) content to process large quantities of data at the edge. Apart from product technology, Micron is also developing manufacturing process technology.
Hundreds of ETFs feature some exposure to shares of Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL), but one emerging markets ETF, although it does not own directly own Apple, is a credible play on the iPhone maker. The iShares ...
Micron Technology (MU) is the third-largest DRAM (dynamic random access memory) manufacturer in the world, after Samsung (SSNLF) and SK Hynix.
Micron is thriving in a strong memory environment, wherein increasing DRAM (dynamic random access memory) and NAND prices are driving earnings.
AMAT expects demand for OLED displays to remain high for the coming few years as the market faces a supply shortage.