|Bid||32.48 x 2900|
|Ask||35.00 x 900|
|Day's Range||32.47 - 32.70|
|52 Week Range||27.92 - 36.49|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||1.08|
|Expense Ratio (net)||0.12%|
With domestic small-cap stocks and the related exchange traded funds flourishing, some investors may feel compelled to examine international equivalents. The Schwab International Small-Cap Equity ETF (SCHC) is a cost-effective idea among international small-cap exchange traded funds. The $2.2 billion SCHC, which is more than nine years old, tracks the FTSE Developed Small Cap ex US Liquid Index.
Unlike large multinational corporations, small-cap firms tend to derive a majority of their revenue from their local economy. SCHC tracks the FTSE Developed Small Cap ex-U.S. Index. It holds small-cap stocks listed in 23 developed markets outside of the United States and weights them by market capitalization.
With domestic small-cap stocks and the related exchange traded funds flourishing, some investors may feel compelled to examine international equivalents. Well-known international small-cap ETFs include the iShares MSCI EAFE Small-Cap ETF (SCZ) . SCZ rivals include the Vanguard FTSE All-World ex-US Small-Cap ETF (VSS) and the Schwab International Small-Cap Equity ETF (SCHC) .
Morningstar rates three exchange-traded funds in the foreign small/mid-blend Morningstar Category, and earlier this year the Morningstar Analyst Ratings for all three changed. iShares MSCI EAFE Small-Cap ETF SCZ dipped to Neutral from Bronze, Schwab International Small-Cap Equity ETF SCHC improved to Bronze from Neutral, and Vanguard FTSE All-World ex-US Small-Cap ETF VSS was downgraded to Bronze from Silver. The Morningstar Analyst Ratings reflect our level of confidence in a fund's ability to outperform its category peers on a risk-adjusted basis over a full market cycle.