|Bid||21.07 x 400|
|Ask||21.10 x 5000|
|Day's Range||21.06 - 21.16|
|52 Week Range||17.11 - 21.56|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|Expense Ratio (net)||0.48%|
The Shares MSCI Emerging Market ETF (EEM) has gained almost 25% since the start of the year, while the SPDR S&P 500 ETF (SPY) has advanced just over 10% in the same span. In the firm’s latest quarterly newsletter, Ben Inker, head of asset allocation, said GMO bought more emerging equities in early July, and remains particularly optimistic about emerging value.
Investors are concerned about underweighting emerging market investments owing to the uncertainty around Trump's protectionist agenda
Smart-beta ETFs don’t always deliver outperformance. Sometimes, however, they do. And spectacularly, too. In the emerging market segment, two fundamental strategies—funds that select and weight securities based on fundamentals—have delivered roughly 70% more returns than plain-vanilla, popular funds in this segment in the past year.