XMW:CA:TSX-iShares Edge MSCI Min Vol Global Index ETF

ETF | Global Equity | Toronto Stock Exchange

Last Closing Price

CAD 43.40


-0.01 (-0.02)%

Market Cap

CAD 0.20B



Average Target Price

Average Analyst Rating


STA Verdict



The investment seeks to replicate, net of expense, the MSCI ACWI Minimum Volatility Index USD. The fund will invest primarily in shares of one or more US iShares Funds such that the resulting portfolio will have characteristics that closely match the characteristics of the underlying index. The index measures the performance of equity securities in both emerging and developed markets that have lower volatility relative to the equity securities included in the MSCI All Country World Index.

Inception Date: 24/07/2012

Primary Benchmark: MSCI ACWI Minimum Vol (USD) NR CAD

Primary Index: MSCI World GR CAD

Gross Expense Ratio: NA%

Management Expense Ratio: 0.48 %

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Relative Performance (Total Returns)

Relative Returns (From:    To: 2019-07-16 )

Largest Industry Peers for Global Equity

Symbol Name Mer Price(Change) Market Cap
XAW:CA iShares Core MSCI All Country .. 0.22 %

-0.03 (-0.11%)

CAD 1.04B
VXC:CA Vanguard FTSE Global All Cap e.. 0.27 %


CAD 0.84B
XWD:CA iShares MSCI World Index ETF 0.47 %

-0.02 (-0.04%)

CAD 0.72B
RWW.B:CA CI First Asset MSCI World Low .. 0.69 %

-0.07 (-0.20%)

CAD 0.44B
DXG:CA Dynamic iShares Active Global .. 0.82 %

-0.09 (-0.25%)

CAD 0.42B
MWD:CA Mackenzie Maximum Diversificat.. 0.60 %

+0.02 (+0.08%)

CAD 0.30B
HAZ:CA Horizons Active Global Dividen.. 0.94 %

-0.04 (-0.18%)

CAD 0.19B
CYH:CA iShares Global Monthly Dividen.. 0.66 %

-0.02 (-0.10%)

CAD 0.17B
VEQT:CA Vanguard All-Equity ETF Portfo.. 0.25 %

-0.01 (-0.04%)

CAD 0.12B
XDG:CA iShares Core MSCI Global Quali.. 0.22 %

-0.02 (-0.10%)

CAD 0.09B

ETFs Containing XMW:CA

Symbol Name Weight Mer Price(Change) Market Cap


Market Performance

  Market Performance vs.
Industry/Classification (Global Equity)
Market Performance vs. Exchange (Toronto Stock Exchange)
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
Capital Gain 10.43% 28% F 66% D
Dividend Return 0.85% 28% F 12% F
Total Return 11.28% 25% F 64% D
Trailing 12 Months  
Capital Gain 9.13% 87% B+ 86% B
Dividend Return 2.13% 52% F 23% F
Total Return 11.26% 87% B+ 85% B
Trailing 5 Years  
Capital Gain 66.79% 100% A+ 89% B+
Dividend Return 11.08% 43% F 27% F
Total Return 77.87% 100% A+ 89% B+
Average Annual (5 Year Horizon)  
Capital Gain 8.74% 93% A 82% B-
Dividend Return 10.32% 97% A+ 81% B-
Total Return 1.59% 67% D+ 31% F
Risk Return Profile  
Volatility (Standard Deviation) 6.36% 57% F 73% C
Risk Adjusted Return 162.38% 97% A+ 97% A+
Market Capitalization 0.09B 83% B 64% D
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%

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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:

There is nothing we particularly dislike