HEWU:ARCA-iShares Currency Hedged MSCI United Kingdom

ETF | Miscellaneous Region | NYSE Arca

Last Closing Price

USD 21.90


-0.01 (-0.04)%

Market Cap

USD 0.02B



Average Target Price

Average Analyst Rating


STA Verdict



The investment seeks to track the investment results of the MSCI United Kingdom 100% Hedged to USD Index, which consists of stocks traded primarily on the London 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 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 fund is non-diversified.

Inception Date: 29/06/2015

Primary Benchmark: MSCI United Kingdom 100% Hedged NR USD

Primary Index: MSCI ACWI Ex USA NR USD

Gross Expense Ratio: 0.62%

Management Expense Ratio: 0.00 %

Unadjusted Closing Price

Adjusted Closing Price



Top Holdings


Symbol Company Name Allocation
EWU iShares MSCI United Kingdom 101.41 %
Top Sectors


Top Regions


Share Volume

Relative Performance (Total Returns)

Relative Returns (From:    To: 2019-01-17 )

Largest Industry Peers for Miscellaneous Region

Symbol Name Mer Price(Change) Market Cap
EWY iShares Inc MSCI South Korea 0.59 %

+0.11 (+0.18%)

USD 4.59B
EWC iShares MSCI Canada Index Fund 0.47 %

+0.21 (+0.81%)

USD 2.52B
EWG iShares MSCI Germany Index Fun.. 0.47 %

+0.05 (+0.19%)

USD 2.29B
EWU iShares MSCI United Kingdom 0.47 %

+0.25 (+0.82%)

USD 1.82B
RSX VanEck Vectors Russia 0.67 %

+0.12 (+0.59%)

USD 1.53B
EWA iShares MSCI Australia Index F.. 0.47 %

+0.19 (+0.94%)

USD 1.14B
EWW iShares Inc MSCI Mexico 0.47 %

-0.12 (-0.27%)

USD 1.10B
EWP iShares Inc MSCI Spain 0.47 %

+0.05 (+0.18%)

USD 1.01B
EWL iShares Inc MSCI Switzerland 0.47 %

+0.24 (+0.73%)

USD 0.85B
EIDO iShares MSCI Indonesia 0.59 %

+0.20 (+0.75%)

USD 0.65B

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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 2.72% 11% F 27% F
Dividend Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return 2.72% 11% F 26% F
Trailing 12 Months  
Capital Gain -10.93% 83% B 45% F
Dividend Return 4.35% 92% A- 67% D+
Total Return -6.58% 89% B+ 49% F
Trailing 5 Years  
Capital Gain N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Dividend Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Total Return N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Average Annual (5 Year Horizon)  
Capital Gain 0.71% 66% D 48% F
Dividend Return 5.20% 73% C 49% F
Total Return 4.48% 86% B 72% C-
Risk Return Profile  
Volatility (Standard Deviation) 6.04% 90% A- 84% B
Risk Adjusted Return 86.02% 100% A+ 78% C+
Market Capitalization 0.11B 30% F 9% F

Annual Financials (USD)

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:
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.

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.

Superior total returns

The stock has outperformed its sector peers on average annual total returns basis in the past 5 years (for a hold period of at least 12 months) and is in the top quartile.

What to not like:
Low market capitalization

This is among the smaller entities in its sectors with below median market capitalization. That may make it less stable in the long run unless it has a unique technology or market which can help it grow or get acquired in future.