XEM:CA:TSX-iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Index ETF

ETF | Emerging Markets Equity | Toronto Stock Exchange

Last Closing Price

CAD 29.99


+0.01 (+0.03)%

Market Cap

CAD 0.25B



Average Target Price

Average Analyst Rating


STA Verdict



"The investment seeks to replicate, net of expenses, the MSCI Emerging Markets Index. The fund will invest primarily in the iShares MSCI Emerging Markets Index Fund, which is a U.S. iShares fund. It may also invest directly in index securities and in other equity securities provided such investment is consistent with its investment objective."

Inception Date: 18/06/2009

Primary Benchmark: MSCI EM NR CAD

Primary Index: MSCI EM GR CAD

Gross Expense Ratio: NA%

Management Expense Ratio: 0.78 %

Unadjusted Closing Price

Adjusted Closing Price



Top Holdings


Symbol Company Name Allocation
EEM iShares MSCI Emerging Index Fund 99.88 %
Top Sectors


Top Regions


Share Volume

Relative Performance (Total Returns)

Relative Returns (From:    To: 2019-05-24 )

Largest Industry Peers for Emerging Markets Equity

Symbol Name Mer Price(Change) Market Cap
VEE:CA Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets.. 0.24 %

-0.04 (-0.12%)

CAD 0.96B
ZEM:CA BMO MSCI Emerging Markets Inde.. 0.26 %


CAD 0.83B
XEC:CA iShares Core MSCI Emerging Mar.. 0.26 %

-0.03 (-0.12%)

CAD 0.66B
DFE:CA Desjardins Emerging Markets Mu.. 0.76 %

+0.02 (+0.11%)

CAD 0.16B
ZLE:CA BMO Low Volatility Emerging Ma.. 0.48 %


CAD 0.14B
MEE:CA Mackenzie Maximum Diversificat.. 0.68 %

+0.29 (+1.29%)

CAD 0.09B
XMM:CA iShares Edge MSCI Min Vol Emer.. 0.42 %

+0.07 (+0.26%)

CAD 0.09B
QEM:CA AGFiQ Enhanced Core Emerging M.. 0.45 %

+0.18 (+0.67%)

CAD 0.07B
CBQ:CA iShares BRIC Index ETF Common .. 0.67 %


CAD 0.05B
CWO:CA iShares Emerging Markets Funda.. 0.71 %


CAD 0.05B

ETFs Containing XEM:CA

Symbol Name Weight Mer Price(Change) Market Cap


Market Performance

  Market Performance vs.
Industry/Classification (Emerging Markets Equity)
Market Performance vs. Exchange (Toronto Stock Exchange)
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
Capital Gain 0.60% 32% F 30% F
Dividend Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return 0.60% 32% F 26% F
Trailing 12 Months  
Capital Gain -9.97% 32% F 40% F
Dividend Return 1.75% 24% F 17% F
Total Return -8.21% 37% F 37% F
Trailing 5 Years  
Capital Gain 13.38% 50% F 69% D+
Dividend Return 10.29% 75% C 25% F
Total Return 23.67% 63% D 65% D
Average Annual (5 Year Horizon)  
Capital Gain 4.42% 84% B 70% C-
Dividend Return 6.35% 89% B+ 68% D+
Total Return 1.93% 72% C- 38% F
Risk Return Profile  
Volatility (Standard Deviation) 13.91% 21% F 50% F
Risk Adjusted Return 45.64% 79% C+ 61% D-
Market Capitalization 0.20B 86% B 70% C-
Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage
A+ 97%-100% A 93%-96% A- 90%-92%
B+ 97%-89% B 83%-86% B- 80%-82%
C+ 77%-79% C 73%-76% C- 70%-72%
D+ 67%-69% D 63%-66% D- 60%-62%
F 0%-59%

Annual Financials (CAD)

Quarterly Financials (CAD)

Analyst Rating

Target Price Action Rating Action Analyst Rating Price Date

This is a composite scorecard based on the application of evaluation criteria deemed most important by analysts. This is not a buy or sell recommendation.

What to like:
High market capitalization

This is one of the largest entities in its sector and is among the top quartile. Such companies tend to be more stable.

Superior risk adjusted returns

This stock has performed well, on a risk adjusted basis, compared to its sector peers(for a hold period of at least 12 months) and is in the top quartile.

High dividend returns

The stock has outperformed its sector peers on average annual dividend returns basis in the past 5 years (for a hold period of at least 12 months) and is in the top quartile. This can be a good buy, especially if it is outperforming on total return basis , for investors seeking high income yields.

What to not like:
High volatility

The total returns for this company are volatile and above median for its sector over the past 5 years. Make sure you have the risk tolerance for investing in such stock.