EWY - iShares MSCI South Korea Capped ETF

NYSEArca - Nasdaq Real Time Price. Currency in USD
63.54
-1.20 (-1.85%)
As of 1:16PM EDT. Market open.
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Previous Close64.74
Open63.44
Bid63.62 x 800
Ask63.63 x 1400
Day's Range62.89 - 63.78
52 Week Range62.89 - 79.07
Volume3,910,903
Avg. Volume2,767,662
Net Assets3.65B
NAV66.64
PE Ratio (TTM)N/A
Yield3.27%
YTD Return-10.24%
Beta (3y)1.13
Expense Ratio (net)0.62%
Inception Date2000-05-09
Trade prices are not sourced from all markets
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    Stocks slide on North Korea summit cancellation

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  • ETF Trends2 months ago

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  • ETF Trends2 months ago

    U.S.-Listed South Korea ETF Isn’t So Hyped About Trump-Kim Meet

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  • ETF Trends3 months ago

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  • MarketWatch3 months ago

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  • Benzinga3 months ago

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