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EWT has a three-year standard deviation of just under 14%, making it one of the least volatile single-country emerging markets ETFs.
EWT has a smart beta rival in the form of the First Trust Taiwan AlphaDEX (NYSEArca: FTW). FTW’s holdings are selected based “on growth factors including 3-, 6- and 12- month price appreciation, sales to price and one year sales growth, and separately on value factors including book value to price, cash flow to price and return on assets,” according to First Trust.
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Tom Lydon’s clients own shares of Apple.