iShares Currency Hedged MSCI Japan ETF (HEWJ)

27.20 -0.92  -3.27% NYSE Arca Mar 31, 20:00 Delayed 2m USD
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Key Stats

Net Asset Value 27.22
Discount or Premium to NAV 0.14%
Turnover Ratio 9.00%
1 Year Fund Level Flows -365.11M
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Performance & Returns

  Total Return (Price) Total Return (NAV) Cat. Total Return (NAV) % Rank in Cat. (NAV)
1M -7.14% -7.10% -4.41% 44
3M -17.50% -17.44% -15.96% 34
6M -11.67% -11.78% -9.24% 53
YTD -17.50% -17.44% -16.30% 30
1Y -9.08% -9.04% -6.88% 60
3Y 0.81% 0.84% 0.44% 42
5Y -0.01% 0.01% 2.82% 84
10Y -- -- 6.25% --
15Y -- -- 3.75% --
20Y -- -- 0.99% --
As of March 31, 2020. Returns for periods of 1 year and above are annualized.

Asset Allocation

Type % Net % Long % Short
Cash -1.53% 1.53% 3.06%
Stock 101.5% 101.5% 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 March 27, 2020

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 March 27, 2020. Region breakdown data is calculated by using the long position holdings of the portfolio.

Stock Sector Exposure

Basic Materials 4.90%
Communication Services 9.24%
Consumer Cyclical 15.19%
Consumer Defensive 8.11%
Energy 1.48%
Financial Services 10.15%
Healthcare 11.16%
Industrials 20.95%
Real Estate 3.78%
Technology 13.25%
Utilities 1.80%
As of March 27, 2020

Stock Market Capitalization

Giant 45.11%
Large 38.97%
Medium 15.92%
Small 0.00%
Micro 0.00%
As of March 27, 2020

Stock Style Exposure

Large Cap Value 25.90%
Large Cap Blend 29.42%
Large Cap Growth 28.76%
Mid Cap Value 6.23%
Mid Cap Blend 5.33%
Mid Cap Growth 4.36%
Small Cap Value 0.00%
Small Cap Blend 0.00%
Small Cap Growth 0.00%
As of March 27, 2020
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Top 10 Holdings

Symbol Name % Weight Price % Chg
7203 Toyota Motor Corp 4.86% -- --
6758 Sony Corp 2.58% -- --
6861 Keyence Corp 1.95% -- --
9984 SoftBank Group Corp 1.84% -- --
9433 KDDI Corp 1.78% -- --
8306 Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group Inc 1.67% -- --
4502 Takeda Pharmaceutical Co Ltd 1.55% -- --
9437 NTT DOCOMO Inc 1.40% -- --
7974 Nintendo Co Ltd 1.36% -- --
4452 Kao Corp 1.32% -- --
As of March 27, 2020
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Basic Info

Investment Strategy
The investment seeks to track the investment results of the MSCI Japan 100% Hedged to USD Index. The fund generally will invest at least 90% of its assets in the component securities (including indirect investments through the underlying fund) and other instruments of the underlying index and in investments that have economic characteristics that are substantially identical to the component securities of the underlying index. The index primarily consists of stocks traded on the Tokyo Stock Exchange with the currency risk inherent in the securities included in the underlying index hedged to the U.S. dollar on a monthly basis.
General
Security Type Exchange-Traded Fund
Equity Style Large Cap/Blend
Fixed Income Style --
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 100% hedged to USD NR USD 100.0%
Reports
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Manager Info

Name Tenure
Alan Mason 3.88 yrs
Greg Savage 6.08 yrs
Jennifer Hsui 6.08 yrs
Orlando Montalvo 6.08 yrs

Net Fund Flows

1M 10.03M
3M -9.87M
6M -14.04M
YTD -11.58M
1Y -365.11M
3Y -713.09M
5Y 100.45M
10Y --
As of Feb. 29, 2020

Risk Info

Beta (5Y) 0.7722
Max Drawdown (All) 31.53%
Historical Sharpe Ratio (10Y) --
Historical Sortino (All) 0.2803
30-Day Rolling Volatility 72.18%
Daily Value at Risk (VaR) 1% (All) 3.91%
Monthly Value at Risk (VaR) 1% (All) 14.35%

Fundamentals

Dividend Yield TTM (3-31-20) 3.36%
30-Day SEC Yield (12-4-18) 0.00%
7-Day SEC Yield --
Weighted Average PE Ratio 13.93
Weighted Average Price to Sales Ratio 0.8095
Weighted Average Price to Book Ratio 1.179
Weighted Median ROE 10.76%
Weighted Median ROA 5.35%
Forecasted Dividend Yield 2.81%
Forecasted PE Ratio 13.57
Forecasted Price to Sales Ratio 0.7617
Forecasted Price to Book Ratio 1.130
Number of Holdings 330
As of March 27, 2020

Growth Estimates

Forecasted 5 Yr Earnings Growth 8.82%
Forecasted Book Value Growth 5.04%
Forecasted Cash Flow Growth 3.10%
Forecasted Earnings Growth 4.03%
Forecasted Revenue Growth 3.52%
As of March 27, 2020

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Attributes

Key Dates
Inception Date 1/31/2014
Termination Date
Last Annual Report Date 8/31/2019
Last Prospectus Date 3/2/2020
Attributes
Exchange Traded Share Yes
Exchange Traded Note No
Enhanced Index Fund No
Fixed Distribution Fund No
High-Net Worth Individual Fund No
Index Fund Yes
Inverse Fund No
Leveraged Fund No
Fund of Funds Yes
Currency Hedged Fund Yes
Synthetic Replication Fund No
Has Dividend Investment Plan No
Socially Responsible Fund No
General Availability
Available for Insurance Product No
Available for Retirement Plan No
Available for RRSP No
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