HEEM

iShares Currency Hedged MSCI Emerging Markets ETF
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*Unless otherwise stated, data provided by FactSet.

HEEM Fund Description

HEEM tracks an index of broad emerging market equities with currency exposure from the underlying stocks hedged out for US investors.

HEEM Factset Analytics Insight

HEEM offers currency-hedged exposure to a broad basket of emerging-market stocks. The fund piggybacks on iShares' hugely popular EEM—in fact, HEEM simply holds EEM and overlays that position with currency contracts to hedge out its currency exposure. Outside of the currency-hedge, HEEM's exposure is about as vanilla as they come, with sector and geographic weightings that match our benchmark's. It's worth noting that this fund defines Korea as an emerging market, so that country is heavily represented in this portfolio. HEEM's Tradability is weak, with middling daily volume and frequently large spreads. Underlying liquidity is excellent, however, since the underlying security, EEM, is massively liquid. HEEM charges a relatively high fee for its exposure, but it's almost entirely drive by the pass-through costs of EEM. Tracking is relatively tight on average, though the apparently wide swings shown in our tracking analysis are attributable to the fact that HEEM holds EEM rather than the underlying stocks of its index.

HEEM CHARTS AND PERFORMANCE

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PERFORMANCE [as of 03/15/19] 1 MONTH 3 MONTHS YTD 1 YEAR 3 YEARS 5 YEARS 10 YEARS
HEEM 2.29% 8.64% 10.55% -5.70% 10.32% -- --
HEEM (NAV) 2.47% 9.01% 10.38% -5.54% 10.44% -- --
MSCI Emerging Markets 100% Hedged to USD Index 2.80% 8.36% 9.43% -6.00% 10.96% 6.10% --
MSCI Emerging Markets Investable Market Index 2.84% 9.23% 9.58% -11.20% 12.11% 4.57% 9.99%
All returns over 1 year are annualized. All returns are total returns unless otherwise stated.

HEEM Top 10 Countries

HEEM Top 10 Sectors

HEEM Top 10 Holdings

HEEM Summary Data

BlackRock
iShares
09/23/14
Open-Ended Fund
0.67%
$271.97M
$1.75M
0.21%

HEEM Portfolio Data

$92.73B
12.30
1.61
2.14%
07/02/19
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HEEM Index Data

Market Cap
Market Cap
MSCI Emerging Markets Investable Market Index

HEEM Portfolio Management

0.67%
-0.55%
4.70%
-2.85%

HEEM Tax Exposures

20.00% / 39.60%
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Qualified dividends
No

HEEM Fund Structure

Open-Ended Fund
Yes
Yes
80% / 20%
N/A
N/A
Low
Daily
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Volume

HEEM Factset Analytics Block Liquidity

As of 03/18/19
5
4
3
2
1

This measurement shows how easy it is to trade a $1 million USD block of HEEM. HEEM is rated a 5 out of 5.

HEEM Tradability

70,277
$1.75M
39,514
$959.49K
0.21%
$0.05
0.02%
0.43% / -0.34%
None
100.00%
50,000
0.79
0.04%
0.04%
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$25.48
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HEEM Sector/Industry Breakdown


HEEM
Segment Benchmark
27.96%
26.04%
27.53%
26.10%
8.67%
7.88%
7.02%
7.29%
6.79%
7.51%
6.32%
6.43%
4.99%
5.97%
4.60%
4.14%
2.67%
2.79%
2.49%
2.97%

HEEM TOP 10 HOLDINGS

-0.50%
100%

HEEM Countries


HEEM
Segment Benchmark
22.94%
21.35%
14.07%
14.32%
10.69%
11.51%
8.54%
9.21%
8.04%
7.36%
7.85%
7.98%
6.01%
6.28%
3.83%
3.45%
2.77%
2.81%
2.47%
2.63%

HEEM Regions


HEEM
Segment Benchmark
72.57%
72.38%
12.27%
12.47%
7.91%
8.21%
6.51%
6.27%
0.73%
0.68%

HEEM Economic Development


HEEM
Segment Benchmark
51.13%
51.58%
48.87%
48.42%

HEEM Performance Statistics

0.48
0.79
0.83
0.61
0.81%
MSCI Emerging Markets Investable Market Index

HEEM BENCHMARK COMPARISON HOLDINGS

3
2641
885
87.34%

HEEM BENCHMARK COMPARISON SUMMARY


HEEM
Segment Benchmark
3
2641
$92.73B
$81.50B
12.30
12.75
1.61
1.57
2.65%
2.65%
Low
Low

HEEM BENCHMARK COMPARISON MARKET CAP SIZE


HEEM
Segment Benchmark
65.86%
57.89%
30.92%
28.65%
3.22%
11.11%
0.00%
2.35%