IShares Etf Profile

SCZ Etf  USD 61.36  0.11  0.18%   
Market Performance
18 of 100
Odds Of Distress
Less than 28
IShares MSCI is trading at 61.36 as of the 27th of January 2023; that is 0.18 percent increase since the beginning of the trading day. The etf's open price was 61.25. IShares MSCI has about a 28 % chance of experiencing some form of financial distress in the next two years of operation and had a somewhat solid performance during the last 90 days. Equity ratings for IShares MSCI EAFE are calculated daily based on our scoring framework. The performance scores are derived for the period starting the 6th of February 2021 and ending today, the 27th of January 2023. Click here to learn more.
The fund generally will invest at least 80 percent of its assets in the component securities of the underlying index and in investments that have economic characteristics that are substantially identical to the component securities of the underlying index. More on IShares MSCI EAFE

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IShares MSCI Etf Highlights

Most reasonable investors view market volatility as an opportunity to invest at a favorable price or to sell short against a bearish trend. IShares MSCI's investment highlights are automatically generated signals that are significant enough to either complement your investing judgment regarding IShares MSCI or challenge it. These highlights can help you better understand the position you are entering and avoid costly mistakes.
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The buy hold or sell recommendation is provided in the context of your current investment horizon and risk tolerance. The advice algorithm takes into account all of IShares MSCI's available fundamental, technical, and predictive indicators. Your current horizon is 90 days - details
Strong BuyUndervalued
IssueriShares
Inception Date2007-12-10
BenchmarkMSCI EAFE Small Cap Index
Entity TypeRegulated Investment Company
Asset Under Management11.61 Billion
Average Trading Valume1.31 Million
Asset TypeEquity
CategorySize and Style
FocusSmall Cap
Market ConcentrationDeveloped Markets
RegionDeveloped Markets
AdministratorState Street Bank and Trust Company
AdvisorBlackRock Fund Advisors
CustodianState Street Bank and Trust Company
DistributorBlackRock Investments, LLC
Portfolio ManagerDiane Hsiung, Jennifer Hsui, Greg Savage, Alan Mason
Transfer AgentState Street Bank and Trust Company
Fiscal Year End31-Dec
ExchangeNASDAQ
Number of Constituents2,316
Market MakerVirtu Financial
Total Expense0.39
Management Fee0.39
Nav Price51.59
Two Hundred Day Average57.86
Ytd-29.21%
Average Daily Volume In Three Month2.15M
Fifty Two Week Low47.12
As Of Date25th of October 2022
Average Daily Volume Last 10 Day1.46M
Fifty Two Week High73.96
One Month2.35%
Fifty Day Average51.68
Three Month-9.77%
Beta In Three Year1.17
IShares MSCI EAFE [SCZ] is traded in USA and was established 2007-12-10. The fund is classified under Foreign Small/Mid Blend category within iShares family. IShares MSCI EAFE at this time have 9.02 B in assets. , while the total return for the last 3 years was -2.14%.
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Geographic Allocation (%)

Sector Allocation

Investors will always prefer to have their portfolios divercified against different sectors. The broad sector allocation increases the possibility of making a profit or at least avoiding a loss. However, this may also reduce the expected return on IShares Etf. Generally, it depends on diversification level and type but usually, the broader the sector allocation, the less risk can be expected from holding IShares Etf, and the less return is expected.
Institutional investors that are interested in enforcing a sector tilt in their portfolio can use exchange-traded funds, such as IShares MSCI EAFE Etf, as a low-cost alternative to building a custom portfolio. So, using sector ETFs to diversify your portfolio can be a profitable strategy. However, no matter what sectors are desirable at a given time, no single industry should ever make up more than 20 percent of your stock portfolio.

IShares MSCI EAFE Currency Exposure

IShares MSCI EAFE holds assets that are exposed to currency risk. As an investor, you have to ensure that the increase in value or dividend from foreign constituents of IShares MSCI will not be offset by an unfavorable exchange rate and will not cancel out the return on assets from different countries. In other words, assess how much of your investment depends on the development of foreign currencies before you invest in IShares MSCI EAFE.

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IShares MSCI Target Price Odds Analysis

Based on a normal probability distribution, the odds of IShares MSCI jumping above the current price in 90 days from now is about 66.78%. The IShares MSCI EAFE probability density function shows the probability of IShares MSCI etf to fall within a particular range of prices over 90 days. Considering the 90-day investment horizon IShares MSCI has a beta of 0.9574. This usually implies IShares MSCI EAFE market returns are sensitive to returns on the market. As the market goes up or down, IShares MSCI is expected to follow. Additionally, the company has a negative alpha, implying that the risk taken by holding this instrument is not justified. IShares MSCI EAFE is significantly underperforming NYSE Composite.
  Odds Below 61.36HorizonTargetOdds Above 61.36
33.11%90 days
 61.36 
66.78%
Based on a normal probability distribution, the odds of IShares MSCI to move above the current price in 90 days from now is about 66.78 (This IShares MSCI EAFE probability density function shows the probability of IShares Etf to fall within a particular range of prices over 90 days) .

IShares MSCI Top Holders

IShares MSCI EAFE Risk Profiles

Investors will always prefer to have the highest possible return on investment while minimizing volatility. IShares MSCI market risk premium is the additional return an investor will receive from holding IShares MSCI long position in a well-diversified portfolio. The market premium is part of the Capital Asset Pricing Model (CAPM), which most analysts and investors use to calculate the acceptable rate of return on investment in IShares MSCI. At the center of the CAPM is the concept of risk and reward, which is usually communicated by investors using alpha and beta measures. Although IShares MSCI's alpha and beta are two of the key measurements used to evaluate IShares MSCI's performance over the market, the standard measures of volatility play an important role as well.

IShares MSCI Against Markets

Picking the right benchmark for IShares MSCI etf is fundamental to making educated investment choices. Many naive investors compare their positions with the S&P 500 or with the Nasdaq. But these benchmarks are not all-inclusive and generally should be used only for large-capitalization equities or stock offerings from large companies. When the price of a selected benchmark declines in a down market, there may be an uptick in IShares MSCI etf price where buyers come in believing the asset is cheap. The opposite is true when the market is bullish; so, accurately picking the benchmark for IShares MSCI is critical whether you are bullish or bearish towards IShares MSCI EAFE at a given time.

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The danger of trading IShares MSCI EAFE is mainly related to its market volatility and ETF specific events. As an investor, you must understand the concept of risk-adjusted return before you start trading. The most common way to measure the risk of IShares MSCI is by using the Sharpe ratio. The ratio expresses how much excess return you acquire for the extra volatility you endure for holding a more risker asset than IShares MSCI. The Shape ratio is calculated by using standard deviation and excess return to determine reward per unit of risk. To understand how volatile IShares MSCI EAFE is, you must compare it to a benchmark. Traditionally, the risk-free rate of return is the rate of return on the shortest-dated U.S. Treasury, such as a 3-year bond.
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The market value of IShares MSCI EAFE is measured differently than its book value, which is the value of IShares that is recorded on the company's balance sheet. Investors also form their own opinion of IShares MSCI's value that differs from its market value or its book value, called intrinsic value, which is IShares MSCI's true underlying value. Investors use various methods to calculate intrinsic value and buy a stock when its market value falls below its intrinsic value. Because IShares MSCI's market value can be influenced by many factors that don't directly affect IShares MSCI's underlying business (such as a pandemic or basic market pessimism), market value can vary widely from intrinsic value.
Please note, there is a significant difference between IShares MSCI's value and its price as these two are different measures arrived at by different means. Investors typically determine IShares MSCI value by looking at such factors as earnings, sales, fundamental and technical indicators, competition as well as analyst projections. However, IShares MSCI's price is the amount at which it trades on the open market and represents the number that a seller and buyer find agreeable to each party.