HEWG:ARCA-iShares Currency Hedged MSCI Germany

ETF | Miscellaneous Region | NYSE Arca

Last Closing Price

USD 26.86


+0.11 (+0.41)%

Market Cap

USD 0.19B



Average Target Price

Average Analyst Rating


STA Verdict



The investment seeks to track the investment results of the MSCI Germany 100% Hedged to USD Index. The fund generally will invest at least 90% of its assets in the component securities (including indirect investments through the underlying fund) and other instruments of the underlying index and in investments that have economic characteristics that are substantially identical to the component securities of the underlying index. The index consists of stocks traded primarily on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange with the currency risk inherent in the securities included in the underlying index hedged to the U.S. dollar on a monthly basis. The fund is non-diversified.

Inception Date: 31/01/2014

Primary Benchmark: MSCI Germany 100% Hedged NR USD

Primary Index: MSCI ACWI Ex USA NR USD

Gross Expense Ratio: 0.53%

Management Expense Ratio: 0.06 %

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Share Volume

Relative Performance (Total Returns)

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

Largest Industry Peers for Miscellaneous Region

Symbol Name Mer Price(Change) Market Cap
TUR iShares MSCI Turkey ETF 0.59 %

+0.42 (+2.06%)

USD 0.34B
FSZ First Trust Switzerland AlphaD.. 0.80 %

+0.64 (+1.31%)

USD 0.16B
ENZL iShares MSCI New Zealand ETF 0.47 %

+0.17 (+0.33%)

USD 0.16B
FGM First Trust Germany AlphaDEX F.. 0.80 %

+0.30 (+0.72%)

USD 0.15B
DXGE WisdomTree Germany Hedged Equi.. 0.48 %

+0.20 (+0.70%)

USD 0.05B
QAT iShares MSCI Qatar ETF 0.59 %

+0.05 (+0.29%)

USD 0.05B
UAE iShares MSCI UAE ETF 0.59 %

+0.03 (+0.22%)

USD 0.05B
GULF WisdomTree Middle East Dividen.. 0.88 %

+0.35 (+1.77%)

USD 0.02B
DAX Global X DAX Germany ETF 0.20 %


USD 0.02B
DXPS WisdomTree United Kingdom Hedg.. 0.48 %


USD 0.01B

ETFs Containing HEWG

Symbol Name Weight Mer Price(Change) Market Cap


Market Performance

  Market Performance vs.
Industry/Classification (Miscellaneous Region)
Market Performance vs. Exchange (NYSE Arca)
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
Capital Gain 13.09% 92% A- 61% D-
Dividend Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return 13.09% 92% A- 60% D-
Trailing 12 Months  
Capital Gain -7.35% 69% D+ 54% F
Dividend Return 2.29% 31% F 57% F
Total Return -5.05% 69% D+ 55% F
Trailing 5 Years  
Capital Gain 7.70% 77% C+ 47% F
Dividend Return 13.98% 69% D+ 59% F
Total Return 21.68% 77% C+ 48% F
Average Annual (5 Year Horizon)  
Capital Gain 2.32% 69% D+ 45% F
Dividend Return 5.03% 62% D- 45% F
Total Return 2.72% 54% F 67% D+
Risk Return Profile  
Volatility (Standard Deviation) 13.27% 85% B 80% B-
Risk Adjusted Return 37.92% 69% D+ 53% F
Market Capitalization 0.42B 92% A- 41% F
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 (USD)

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.

Low volatility

The stock’s annual returns have been stable and consistent compared to its sector peers(for a hold period of at least 12 months) and is in the top quartile. Although stability is good, also keep in mind it can limit returns.

What to not like:

There is nothing we particularly dislike