Focus on Fundamentals With This EM ETF

Emerging markets are enjoying improved fundamentals thanks to corporate earnings improving as economic growth rebounds and strengthening currencies against the U.S. dollar on the back of improved economic outlooks. Investors would do well to not simply focus on the weak dollar or supposedly compelling valuations on emerging markets stocks.

According to a recent Bloomberg survey, investors pointed to selective emerging market opportunities, such as Mexico and Brazil, which were among the most favored emerging market investment destinations.

DEMG holds 808 stocks, over 19% of which are Chinese companies. Taiwan and South Africa combine for over 28% of the fund’s weight.

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