iShares MSCI Japan (EWJ)

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12.26 +0.04  +0.29% NYSE Arca Aug 29, 10:44 Delayed 2m USD
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EWJ Key Stats

Expense Ratio 0.48%
Share Class Assets Under Management 13.92B
30-Day Average Daily Volume Upgrade
Net Asset Value 12.19
Discount or Premium to NAV 0.25%
Turnover Ratio 2.00

EWJ Asset Allocation

Type % Net % Long % Short
Cash 0.35% 0.38% 0.03%
Stock 99.65% 99.65% 0.00%
Bond 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Convertible 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Preferred 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
Other 0.00% 0.00% 0.00%
As of Aug. 24, 2016

EWJ Net Fund Flows

1M -1.479B
3M -2.808B
6M -6.111B
YTD -5.500B
1Y -4.813B
3Y 2.005B
5Y 5.411B
10Y 2.123B
As of July 31, 2016

EWJ Net Share Class Flows

1M -1.479B
3M -2.808B
6M -6.111B
YTD -5.500B
1Y -4.813B
3Y 2.005B
5Y 5.411B
10Y 2.123B
As of July 31, 2016

EWJ Region Exposure

Americas 0.00%
North America 0.00%
Latin America 0.00%
Greater Europe 0.00%
United Kingdom 0.00%
Europe Developed 0.00%
Europe Emerging 0.00%
Africa/Middle East 0.00%
Greater Asia 100.0%
Japan 100.0%
Australasia 0.00%
Asia Developed 0.00%
Asia Emerging 0.00%
Market Classification
% Developed Markets 100.0%
% Emerging Markets 0.00%
As of Aug. 24, 2016
Region breakdown data is calculated by using the long position holdings of the portfolio.

EWJ Stock Sector Exposure

Basic Materials 6.71%
Communication Services 6.62%
Consumer Cyclical 19.30%
Consumer Defensive 8.23%
Energy 1.56%
Financial Services 12.47%
Healthcare 7.38%
Industrials 17.95%
Real Estate 4.98%
Technology 12.73%
Utilities 2.07%
As of Aug. 24, 2016

EWJ Stock Market Capitalization

Giant 51.75%
Large 39.12%
Medium 8.56%
Small 0.00%
Micro 0.00%
As of Aug. 24, 2016

EWJ Stock Style Exposure

Large Cap Value 30.84%
Large Cap Blend 32.08%
Large Cap Growth 28.52%
Mid Cap Value 3.83%
Mid Cap Blend 3.16%
Mid Cap Growth 1.56%
Small Cap Value 0.00%
Small Cap Blend 0.00%
Small Cap Growth 0.00%
As of Aug. 24, 2016
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EWJ Top 10 Holdings

Symbol Name % Weight Price % Chg
TOYOF Toyota Motor Corp 5.49% -- --
MBFJF Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group Inc 2.26% -- --
SFTBF SoftBank Group Corp 2.12% -- --
KDDIF KDDI Corp 1.99% -- --
HNDAF Honda Motor Co Ltd 1.70% -- --
SMFNF Sumitomo Mitsui Financial Group Inc 1.55% -- --
JAPAF Japan Tobacco Inc 1.46% -- --
SNEJF Sony Corp 1.45% -- --
MZHOF Mizuho Financial Group Inc 1.35% -- --
NTDMF NTT DOCOMO Inc 1.29% -- --
As of Aug. 24, 2016
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EWJ Basic Info

Style
Equity Style Large Cap/Blend
Broad Asset Class International Equity
Broad Category Equity
Category Name Japan Stock
Prospectus Objective Pacific Stock
Fund Owner Firm Name iShares
Benchmark Index
MSCI Japan NR USD
100.0%

EWJ Manager Info

Name Tenure
Alan Mason 0.29 yrs
Diane Hsiung 8.59 yrs
Greg Savage 8.59 yrs
Jennifer Hsui 3.58 yrs

EWJ Risk Info

Beta 0.7485
Max Drawdown (All) 62.36%
Historical Sharpe (10Y) 0.0921
Historical Sortino (All) 0.1195
30-Day Rolling Volatility 11.00%
Daily Value at Risk (VaR) 1% (All) 3.92%
Monthly Value at Risk (VaR) 1% (All) 14.33%

EWJ Fundamentals

Dividend Yield TTM (8-29-16) 1.47%
Weighted Average PE Ratio 13.35
Weighted Average Price to Sales Ratio 0.7136
Weighted Average Price to Book Ratio 1.193
Weighted Median ROE 9.49%
Weighted Median ROA 4.38%
Forecasted Dividend Yield 2.63%
Forecasted PE Ratio 14.04
Forecasted Price to Sales Ratio 0.6473
Forecasted Price to Book Ratio 1.027
Number of Holdings 322
As of Aug. 24, 2016

EWJ Growth Estimates

Forecasted 5 Yr Earnings Growth 10.91%
Forecasted Book Value Growth 11.19%
Forecasted Cash Flow Growth 13.01%
Forecasted Earnings Growth 8.93%
Forecasted Revenue Growth 5.87%
As of Aug. 24, 2016

EWJ Performance

  Returns Total Returns
1M 3.30% 3.30%
3M 4.18% 5.00%
6M 10.49% 11.36%
1Y 1.58% 3.13%
3Y 9.20% 13.69%
5Y 27.42% 37.54%
As of Aug. 26, 2016

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EWJ Attributes

Key Dates
Inception Date 3/12/1996
Last Annual Report Date 8/31/2015
Last Prospectus Date 7/25/2016
Attributes
Exchange Traded Share Yes
Exchange Traded Note No
Enhanced Index Fund No
Index Fund Yes
Inverse Fund No
Leveraged Fund No
Fund of Funds No
Currency Hedged Fund No
Synthetic Replication Fund No
Has Dividend Investment Plan No
General Availability
Available for Insurance Product No
Available for Retirement Plan No
Available for RRSP No

EWJ Excel Add-In Codes

  • Name: =YCI("EWJ","name")
  • Broad Asset Class: =YCI("EWJ", "broad_asset_class")
  • Broad Category: =YCI("EWJ", "broad_category_group")
  • Prospectus Objective: =YCI("EWJ", "prospectus_objective")

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