Equity: Developed Markets Ex-U.S. - Large Cap
With 13 ETFs and over $8.76B in combined AUM, the Equity: Developed Markets Ex-U.S. - Large Cap segment provides exposure to the Developed Markets Ex-U.S. space with a focus on Large Cap securities.
Year-to-date, the best-performing ETF in the segment is the ALPS International Sector Dividend Dogs ETF (IDOG), with a total return of -0.29%. Meanwhile, the most popular ETF is the Schwab Fundamental International Large Company Index ETF (FNDF) with $7.36BB in assets under management.
Investors should take a look at the (). This fund has been chosen as an Analyst Pick by FactSet, thus is the best ETF for the average investor. has an expense ratio of -- and tracks the .
ETF.com Efficiency Insight
The average efficiency score in the Equity: Developed Markets Ex-U.S. - Large Cap segment is 80 out of 100, with the VictoryShares International Volatility Wtd ETF(CIL) obtaining the highest rating of 95 out of 100.
Costs dominate the discussion around efficiency. ETFs in the segment have an average expense ratio of 0.38% per year, with the BNY Mellon International Equity ETF (BKIE) having the lowest expense ratio, charging investors 0.04% yearly.
Investors should look for funds with tight tracking, such as the Schwab Fundamental International Large Company Index ETF (FNDF), with a 12-month median tracking difference of -0.11%.
ETF.com Tradability Insight
The average tradability score in the Equity: Developed Markets Ex-U.S. - Large Cap segment is 54 out of 100, with the Schwab Fundamental International Large Company Index ETF(FNDF) obtaining the highest rating of 87 out of 100.
The Schwab Fundamental International Large Company Index ETF (FNDF) is the undisputed segment leader when it comes to liquidity. The fund trades 41.47M in daily average volume. Investors should also find ample liquidity in the Dimensional International High Profitability ETF (DIHP), with $5.52M in daily dollar volume.
Use limit orders to trade funds such as the Global X S&P Catholic Values Developed ex-U.S. ETF(CEFA), due to their double-digit market spreads.
ETF.com Fit Insight
The MSCI World ex USA Large Cap has been selected as the index that most accurately represents the market in question. The benchmark has been selected by the ETF Analytics team at FactSet, according to a series of guidelines to ensure this index accurately captures its market.
Investors trying to match a broad market exposure should pay attention to BKIE. This fund obtains a high Fit score and investors should capture market-like returns.
Other funds diverge from the market, by nature of their investment mandates; for example, PTIN follows a Volatility Hedged strategy and obtains a low Fit score compared with our neutral benchmark.