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4 Reasons Why You Should Look at Japan ETFs Now

2018-02-20 zacks
Japan has long been enjoying beneficial easy money policies, which have put the economy on a growth path. Japanese markets saw a stellar run in 2017 with equities riding back to heights last seen in 1991 (read: Japan ETFs Will Continue Their Stellar Run in 2018). (12-0)

EWJ / iShares MSCI Japan ETF / FMR LLC / Fidelity - 3G/A (Passive Investment)

2018-02-13 sec.gov
SCHEDULE 13G Amendment No. 1 ISHARES MSCI JAPAN ETF COMMON STOCK Cusip #46434G822 Check the appropriate box to designate the rule pursuant to which this Schedule is filed: [x] Rule 13d-1(b) [ ] Rule 13d-1(c) [ ] Rule 13d-1(d) Cusip #46434G822 Item 1: Reporting Person - FMR LLC Item 2: (a) [ ] (b) [ ] Item 4: Delaware Item 5: 16,446,014 Item 6: 0 Item 7: 21,837,768 Item 8: 0 Item 9: 21,837,768 Item 11: 6.

EWJ / iShares MSCI Japan ETF / FMR LLC / Fidelity - 3G/A (Passive Investment)

2018-02-13 sec.gov
SCHEDULE 13G Amendment No. 1 ISHARES MSCI JAPAN ETF COMMON STOCK Cusip #46434G822 Check the appropriate box to designate the rule pursuant to which this Schedule is filed: [x] Rule 13d-1(b) [ ] Rule 13d-1(c) [ ] Rule 13d-1(d) Cusip #46434G822 Item 1: Reporting Person - FMR LLC Item 2: (a) [ ] (b) [ ] Item 4: Delaware Item 5: 16,446,014 Item 6: 0 Item 7: 21,837,768 Item 8: 0 Item 9: 21,837,768 Item 11: 6.

EWJ / iShares MSCI Japan ETF / BlackRock Inc. - 3G/A (Passive Investment)

2018-01-23 sec.gov
us46434g8226_012318.txt SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION Washington, D.C. 20549 SCHEDULE 13G Under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (Amendment No: 1) ISHARES MSCI JAPAN ETF -------------------------------------------------------- (Name of Issuer) Common Stock -------------------------------------------------------- (Title of Class of Securities) 46434G822 -------------------------------------------------------- (CUSIP Number) December 31, 2017 -----------------------------------------------

EWJ / iShares MSCI Japan ETF / BlackRock Inc. - 3G/A (Passive Investment)

2018-01-23 sec.gov
us46434g8226_012318.txt SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION Washington, D.C. 20549 SCHEDULE 13G Under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (Amendment No: 1) ISHARES MSCI JAPAN ETF -------------------------------------------------------- (Name of Issuer) Common Stock -------------------------------------------------------- (Title of Class of Securities) 46434G822 -------------------------------------------------------- (CUSIP Number) December 31, 2017 -----------------------------------------------

Options Can Be Used To Trade Japanese Stocks For Large Gains

2017-12-07 seekingalpha
Extra cash finds its way to the stock market from December to March, which is when the tax deadline hits.

Single Country ETFs: Correlation Analysis

2017-11-20 seekingalpha
One of the most important tasks of a savvy investor is a continuous pursuit of portfolio diversification. There are multiple ways to search for uncorrelated or little correlated investments by focusing, for example, on different asset classes, regions, or sectors of economy. In this article, I would like to describe a simple framework for geographical diversification implemented using individual country ETFs.

Adaptive Asset Allocation For Minimum Variance Investing

2017-11-16 seekingalpha
Adaptive Asset Allocation (AAA) is based on the Nobel Prize winning portfolio theory of Markowitz (1952).

5 Reasons to Buy Japan ETFs

2017-11-14 zacks
Since Japan’s bubble busted at the start of the 1990s, the country’s stocks have registered five major rallies. The region’s shares have been gaining in recent times too. iShares MSCI Japan ETF (EWJ - Free Report) added about 2.5% in the last one month and more than 0.7% in the last 10 days (as of Nov 13, 2017). (7-0)

U.S. Weekly FundFlows Insight Report: Conventional Funds And ETFs Take In A Net $17.5 Billion For The Week

2017-11-10 seekingalpha
For the fourth week in five, investors were net purchasers of fund assets (including those of conventional funds and ETFs), injecting $17.5 billion. Investors padded the coffers of equity funds (+$4.7 billion), taxable bond funds (+$1.6 billion), money market funds (+$10.8 billion), and municipal bond funds (+$463 million). Despite the lower-than-expected October nonfarm-payrolls report, investors continued to send the three major indices to new record highs during the fund-flows week ended November 8, 2017. (166-0)

Top ETF Stories of October 2017

2017-11-01 zacks
The month of October was pretty eventful with sturdy tech earnings, approval of the budget blueprint in the Senate and House, some upbeat U.S. economic data, a dovish QE taper announced by ECB and Abe’s win in Japan. All these charged up the global markets. (33-0)

A Win For Abe And Japan: Challenges Lie Ahead

2017-10-24 seekingalpha
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and his Liberal Democratic Party [LDP] achieved a landslide victory in the snap election held Sunday, assuring that his ruling coalition retains its two-thirds majority in Japan's lower house. It also makes it very likely that Abe will be selected next year to continue to head the LDP. The LDP faced an opposition that was weak and divided. Abe's popularity has recovered from damage done by several scandals earlier in the year, helped by his tough statements in reaction to threatening actions by North Korea and a strong economic record.

Japan ETFs in Focus as Shinzo Abe Wins

2017-10-23 zacks
The landslide victory of prime minister Shinzo Abe in a snap election has infused further optimism in the economy and the stock market. Per Japanese media, Abe's Liberal Democratic Party and a small coalition partner had together secured at least 312 seats in the 465-seat lower house of parliament, passing the 310-barrier for a two-third majority. The success has bolstered his chances of winning another three-year term next September, putting Abe on course to becoming post-war Japan’s longest-serving leader. (4-0)

ETF Strategies to Benefit from North Korea Tensions

2017-10-09 zacks
North Korean tensions once again flared up after President Trump returned with his incendiary comments against the rouge nation. “Presidents and their administrations have been talking to North Korea for 25 years, agreements made and massive amounts of money paid hasn’t worked, agreements violated before the ink was dry, makings fools of U.S. negotiators,” Trump said in a pair of tweets. (17-1)

Sell Alert: Take 30% Profit On Hedged Japan ETF

2017-09-27 seekingalpha
Last year I recommended an investment in cheap Japanese stocks, but with a currency hedge to protect against falls in yen versus the US dollar. Almost thirteen months later, that recommendation has made 30%, measured in US dollars. Japanese stocks are still cheap today. But, due to new circumstances, I've decided it's time to take profits and sell.


CUSIP: 46434G822