HEWJ
iShares Currency Hedged MSCI Japan ETF

Down$31.34
$-0.49
(-1.54%)
As of 8:00:00 PM EDT | 10/23/18  |  Market Closed

HEWJ Trading Data

Open

$30.98

Low Price

$30.71

High Price

$31.47

Previous Last Price

$31.83

Bid Size

$0 X 0

Ask Size

$39 X 100

HEWJ Portfolio Data

AUM

$1,111,565,100

Shares

34,900

PE Ratio

13.01

Price / Book Ratio

1.28

Expense Ratio

0.49

Net Asset Value

$31.85

Volume

Volume

1,433,772

Avg. Volume (YDT)

881,291

Dollar Volume

$43,870,066

Weekly Avg. Volume

1,004,840

Monthly Avg. Volume

1,031,825

Quarterly Avg. Volume

726,943

HEWJ Fund Description

The iShares Currency Hedged MSCI Japan ETF seeks to track the investment results of an index composed of large- and mid-capitalization Japanese equities while mitigating exposure to fluctuations between the value of the Japanese Yen and the U.S. Dollar.

HEWJ Chart

HEWJ Summary

Fund Family

BlackRock

Tracks This Index

iShares Currency Hedged MSCI Japan ETF

Inception Date

2014-02-04

Asset Class

Portfolio-Multi Asset

Asset Class Size

Asia

HEWJ Classification

Region (General)

Asia-Pacific

Region (Specific)

Japan

Sector

Equity Index

Leveraged Family

HEWJ Holdings

Top 10 Holdings

iShares Currency Hedged MSCI Japan ETF (HEWJ)
0%
ISHARES MSCI JAPAN ETF (EWJ)
0%
CASH COLLATERAL USD MSILW
0%
USD CASH
0%
JPY/USD
0%
%
%
%
%
%

Total HEWJ Holdings

Total Holdings: 22

iShares Currency Hedged MSCI Japan ETF (HEWJ)
0%
ISHARES MSCI JAPAN ETF (EWJ)
0%
CASH COLLATERAL USD MSILW
0%
USD CASH
0%
JPY/USD
0%

HEWJ Technicals

Alpha

0.95

Beta

0.91

Leverage

Long

Standard Deviation

0.92

HEWJ Dividends

Dividend Date

2018-07-03

Latest Dividend

0.269

Annual Dividend

0.47

Annual Dividend Rate

0.47

Annual Dividend Yield

1.47

HEWJ Performance

YTD Return

-6%

1 Year Return

-2.46%

3 Year Return

6.92%

5 Year Return

0%

10 Year Return

31.86%

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