HDEFXtrackers MSCI EAFE High Dividend Yield Equity ETF
HDEF Fund Description
The Xtrackers MSCI EAFE High Dividend Yield Equity ETF tracks a cap-weighted index of developed country stocks, ex-North America, selected by quality and dividend factors.
HDEF Factset Analytics Insight
HDEF targets high-yield equity in developed markets, ex-US. The fund selects stocks with consistent, above average dividends, and applies further screens for sustainability. It's a relatively straightforward strategy with an attractive fee, among the segment's cheapest. HDEF draws its holdings from MSCI's EAFE index, which excludes Canada but is otherwise supremely representative of international developed markets. Trade with care.
Prior to Feb. 13, 2018, the fund tracked a similar index with a currency hedge, the MSCI EAFE High Dividend Yield US Dollar Hedged Index.
HDEF MSCI ESG Analytics Insight
The MSCI ESG Fund Quality Score measures the ability of ETF underlying holdings to manage key medium to long-term risks and opportunities arising from environmental, social, and governance factors, as determined by MSCI ESG Research LLC. As of June 21, 2018 the Xtrackers MSCI EAFE High Dividend Yield Equity ETF MSCI ESG Fund Quality Score is 7.20 out of 10.
The fund’s Peer Rank reflects the ranking of a fund’s MSCI ESG Fund Quality Score against the scores of other funds within the same peer group, as defined by the Thomson Reuters Lipper Global Classification. HDEF ranks in the 97th percentile within its peer group and in the 96th percentile within the global universe of all funds in MSCI ESG Fund Metrics coverage.
HDEF CHARTS AND PERFORMANCE
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HDEF Factset Analytics Block Liquidity
This measurement shows how easy it is to trade a $1 million USD block of HDEF. HDEF is rated a 4 out of 5.
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