iShares MSCI Japan Index (ETF) (NYSEARCA:EWJ) Shares Decline


Dallas, Texas 11/26/2013 (Financialstrend) – Over Monday’s trading session, iShares MSCI Japan Index (ETF) (NYSEARCA:EWJ) dropped by 0.74%. The shares opened at a price of $12.11, climbed to the intraday high of $12.12 and headed to a close of $12.07. The 52-week low of iShares MSCI Japan Index (ETF) (NYSEARCA:EWJ) shares is $9.13 and the 52-week high is $12.43. The company has a market capitalization of $13.29 billion.                                        

About the company

iShares MSCI Japan Index (ETF) (NYSEARCA:EWJ) essentially seeks to provide accurate investment results that mostly correspond to the price as well as the yield performance of various diverse  publicly traded securities in  aggregate in the current Japanese market. These are measured  and based on the MSCI Japan Index (the Index). This Index primarily seeks to measure the current performance of  the Japanese equity market. iShares MSCI Japan Index (ETF) (NYSEARCA:EWJ) is a capitalization-weighted index. This index  aims at capturing  85% of the publicly available,  total market-capitalization.

Component companies are then individually adjusted for any available float and have to meet objective criteria for to be considered for  inclusion in this Index. iShares MSCI Japan Index (ETF) (NYSEARCA:EWJ) is reviewed on a quarterly basis.

iShares MSCI Japan Index (ETF) (NYSEARCA:EWJ) invests in a range of representative sample of securities that are included in the Index and collectively have an investment profile that is similar to that of the Index. Barclays Global Fund Advisors are the investment advisors for iShares MSCI Japan Index (ETF) (NYSEARCA:EWJ)

In the current volatile market, most  investors are looking at the very core of their individual portfolios in order that they can do more: They want to produce income as well as manage risk, and then evolve to deliver on all their investment goals. iShares MSCI Japan Index (ETF) (NYSEARCA:EWJ)’s suite of 10 very competitively priced as well as  tax efficient¹ ETFs help investors  keep more of what they earn