|Bid||60.71 x 27000|
|Ask||60.76 x 4000|
|Day's Range||60.34 - 60.75|
|52 Week Range||48.99 - 60.75|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|YTD Daily Total Return||17.74%|
|Beta (5Y Monthly)||0.81|
|Expense Ratio (net)||0.47%|
As the unrest in Hong Kong continues to escalate, investors are eyeing up an alternative financial capital in Asia, which is Tokyo - a city that is considered a bastion of stability in the region and is vying for the number one spot. Since 2016 protests have gripped Hong Kong which were sparked by highly controversial legislation and tensions have only escalated. Today Tokyo and Singapore are both presenting themselves as safer and more attractive alternatives to Hong Kong.
The iShares MSCI Japan ETF (EWJ) and the WisdomTree Japan Hedged Equity Fund (DXJ) are both up more than 18% year-to-date. The iShares MSCI Japan ETF is the largest Japan-related ETF by assets, following a traditional market capitalization-weighted indexing methodology.
Japan’s Financial Services Agency (FSA) is planning to realign and streamline the Tokyo Stock Exchange — the world's third-largest by market cap — from four trading markets to three. What's Happening ...
Technically speaking, the S&P 500 has tagged its latest record peak as the Russell 2000 belatedly breaks to 52-week highs amid bullish market rotation, writes Michael Ashbaugh.
Shinzo Abe recently became Japan’s longest-serving prime minister, enacting structural economic reforms that helped strengthen the country’s stock market and related ETFs. Since the deployment of Abe’s ...
Wall Street stocks and ETFs have been hitting highs of late. But the optimism has spread beyond the U.S. border and pushed these ETFs to the 52-week highs too.
The iShares MSCI Japan ETF (NYSEArca: EWJ), one of the largest Japan ETFs listed in the U.S., is up nearly 14% year-to-date and resides closes to its 52-week high. However, some market observers aren’t ...
Following a slight sell-off in the U.S. stock market, shares in Asia are giving mixed signals on Wednesday, Oct. 16. Hong Kong stocks climbed, while Tokyo and Sydney equities have dipped slightly. The ...
Japanese companies are turning a profit and the economy is strengthening, but Japan's markets and country-specific ETF remain undervalued and largely overlooked. The iShares MSCI Japan ETF (EWJ) , one of the largest Japan ETFs listed in the U.S., increased 11.1% year-to-date and trades at a 13.1 price-to-earnings and 1.1 price-to-book. James Mackintosh for the Wall Street Journal argued that global investors have passed over Japan's markets largely because of perceived risks associated with a global slowdown.