|Bid||43.86 x 1300|
|Ask||44.99 x 1300|
|Day's Range||44.41 - 44.69|
|52 Week Range||34.71 - 45.33|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|Expense Ratio (net)||0.14%|
News from Thailand, Turkey and Mexico sent funds higher this week, though it wasn't all good news. Brown Brothers Harriman currency strategists provide the following important news and a currency performance ...
After three months of North Korean nuclear missile tests, stocks are at record highs. Those tests will be back again. Are investors complacent?
Debt is a big cloud over China, and deleveraging after the big Party Congress next week could destabilize markets. Despite a likely acceleration in deleveraging, and the Communist Party's role in the economy, "pain should be manageable, Societe Generale Asia strategists Frank Benzimra, Rajat Agarwal and Makhdoom Muteeb Raina write. Strategically, all depends on the institutional reform agenda, where we do not anticipate much improvement.
The Turkish lira weakened by nearly 3% Monday against the U.S. dollar after the two countries announced a halt in non-immigrant visas following the arrest of a U.S. consular employee, and others, on alleged ties to Turkey's 2016 coup attempt. Investors voted by selling the iShares MSCI Turkey exchange-traded fund (TUR), which had slipped 5.5% Monday morning after paring larger losses. The Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF (VWO) was down 0.5% today, and the iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF (EEM) was down 0.2%.
The Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets exchange-traded fund (VWO) and the iShares MSCI Emerging Markets ETF (EEM) rose 1.8% apiece this week. Here are five economic headlines from the week that Brown Brothers ...
While the Brazilian government bumped up its deficit target late Tuesday to 159 billion reais ($50.4 billion) for both 2017 and 2018, it is promising spending cuts and some revenue boosters that are likely to get approval despite the country's ongoing political chaos, Eurasia Group says. The previous deficit target was 139 billion reais. The Brazilian real strengthened by 0.7% against the U.S. dollar and the iShares MSCI Brazil Capped exchange-traded fund (EWZ) tempered gains at the close, with a rise of 1.3% Wednesday just ahead of the Vanguard FTSE Emerging Markets ETF (VWO), up 1.1%. Shares of Brasil's Banco Bradesco (BBDO) rallied 4.5%, iron ore mining giant Vale (VALE) rose 3%, and meat producer BRF (BRFS) fell 1%.