iShares Edge MSCI Intl Value Factor ETF
ALTAR
Score™
11.4% info Recommen-
dation
SPECULATIVE
2020E    2021E
P/E
ratio
13.6x P/Sales
ratio
0.6x
P/BV
ratio
0.7x Div.
yield
3.8%


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The iShares MSCI International Developed Value Factor ETF tracks an index of large- and midcap developed ex-US equities, selected using fundamental metrics, and weighted by these metrics and market cap.

FUND BASICS
Category International Equities
Fund Sponsor BlackRock
Website www.ishares.com
Inception date Jun 16, 2015
Assets (mns) $467
Currency USD
Expense ratio 30 bp
Distributions Annually

FUND STRUCTURE
Regulation Open-End Investment Company
Custodian
Weighting Fundamental
Index replication
Uses derivatives No
Options available No

SECTOR BREAKDOWN

 


CONSTITUENT BREAKDOWN
No. of constituents 335
Wgt avg mkt cap (mns) $44,537
Large cap (>$10bn) 80.5%
Mid cap ($2-10bn) 19.6%
Small cap (<$2bn) 0.0%
Developed mkts 100.0%
Emerging mkts 0.0%

TOP TEN HOLDINGS
BRITISH AMERICAN TOBACCO PLC 3.4 %
NOVARTIS AG-REG 3.4 %
SANOFI-AVENTIS 3.0 %
BAYER AG 2.6 %
TOYOTA MOTOR CORP 2.2 %
HITACHI LTD 1.8 %
MITSUBISHI UFJ FINANCIAL GRO 1.5 %
ENEL SPA 1.3 %
RIO TINTO PLC 1.3 %
BNP PARIBAS 1.3 %
Total 21.9 %

TOP COUNTRY EXPOSURE
JAPAN 40.4 %
BRITAIN 14.5 %
FRANCE 11.2 %
GERMANY 7.8 %
SWITZERLAND 4.8 %
ITALY 3.2 %
HONG KONG 2.7 %
SPAIN 2.7 %
NETHERLANDS 2.5 %
CANADA 2.2 %

HISTORICAL PERFORMANCE info

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Standardized Annual Returns (thru June 30)
Year-to-date 1 year 5 years 10 years Since Incep.
-19.0% -13.1% -- -- -1.6%

Market Correlations
versus... Beta R-squared
S&P500 0.89 75%
MSCI EAFE 1.06 94%
MSCI Emg. Mkts. 0.78 81%

Technical Indicators
Recent close $19.71
30d moving avg. $19.82
Annualized volatility 17.3%
Short interest (ETF) 0.1%
Relative strength (RSI) 56

Liquidity measures
Avg. volume (thou.) 110
Turnover 0.5%
Bid/Ask (% of price) 0.30%
ADV underlying (mns) $29,908

Distributions


FINDING ALTERNATIVE FUNDS

Below is a list of 99 potential alternatives to the iShares Edge MSCI Intl Value Factor ETF ETF based on the alternatives' overlap in portfolio holdings with IVLU. Consider funds with lower expense ratios and/or higher ALTAR Score™ ratings as possible alternatives.

Benchmark ticker: IVLU Expense: 30 bp ALTAR Score™: 11.4%


ALTERNATIVE ETFs BASED ON OVERLAP WITH IVLU
Ticker Fund
Name
Overlap1
vs IVLU
(%)
Expense
ratio
(bp)
Savings
vs IVLU
(bp)
ALTAR
Score™
(%)
ALTAR
vs IVLU
(%)
EFV iShares MSCI EAFE Value ETF 51.5 39 -9 9.6 -1.9
IQIN IQ 500 International ETF 43.2 25 5 9.0 -2.4
FNDF Schwab Fundamental International Large Co. Index ETF 42.7 25 5 8.9 -2.5
IDY Pacific Global International Equity Income ETF 41.4 39 -9 8.1 -3.4
PXF Invesco FTSE RAFI Developed Markets ex-U.S. ETF 41.1 45 -15 9.0 -2.5
EWJV iShares MSCI Japan Value ETF 36.2 15 15 10.4 -1.0
EWJ iShares MSCI Japan ETF 35.5 49 -19 7.3 -4.1
ISDX Invesco Strategic Developed ex-US ETF 35.2 23 7 7.6 -3.9
QJPN SPDR MSCI Japan StrategicFactors ETF 35.1 14 16 7.8 -3.6
FIVA Fidelity International Value Factor ETF 35.0 39 -9 10.1 -1.4
BBJP JPMorgan BetaBuilders Japan ETF 34.8 19 11 7.6 -3.8
DBJP Xtrackers MSCI Japan Hedged Equity ETF 34.8 45 -15 7.4 -4.1
HFXJ IQ 50 Percent Hedged FTSE Japan ETF 34.3 30 0 7.5 -3.9
JHMD John Hancock Multifactor Developed International ETF 34.2 39 -9 7.5 -3.9
UIVM VictoryShares USAA MSCI International Value Momentum ETF 34.1 35 -5 8.9 -2.5
FLJP Franklin FTSE Japan ETF 34.0 9 21 7.8 -3.7
FLJH Franklin FTSE Japan Hedged ETF 33.9 9 21 7.8 -3.6
JPXN iShares JPX-Nikkei 400 ETF 32.5 48 -18 7.5 -4.0
JPN Xtrackers Japan JPX-Nikkei 400 Equity ETF 32.2 9 21 7.8 -3.6
GSJY Goldman Sachs ActiveBeta Japan Equity ETF 31.9 25 5 7.4 -4.1
DOL WisdomTree International LargeCap Dividend Fund 31.7 48 -18 8.6 -2.9
DDWM WisdomTree Dynamic Currency Hedged International Equity Fund 31.4 35 -5 8.5 -2.9
EFA iShares MSCI EAFE ETF 30.7 32 -2 7.1 -4.3
GSID Goldman Sachs MarketBeta International Equity ETF 30.5 20 10 7.4 -4.0
VYMI Vanguard International High Dividend Yield ETF 30.5 32 -2 10.3 -1.2
DWM WisdomTree International Equity Fund 30.1 48 -18 8.3 -3.1
DBEF Xtrackers MSCI EAFE Hedged Equity ETF 30.0 35 -5 6.9 -4.5
DTH WisdomTree DEFA Equity Income Fund 29.6 58 -28 9.7 -1.7
BKIE BNY Mellon International Equity ETF 29.5 4 26 7.5 -3.9
HFXI IQ 50 Percent Hedged FTSE International ETF 29.4 20 10 7.5 -3.9
PQIN PGIM QMA Strategic Alpha International Equity ETF 29.3 29 1 7.8 -3.7
CEFA Global X S&P Catholic Values Developed ex-U.S. ETF 29.0 35 -5 6.9 -4.5
PDEV Principal International Multi-Factor Core Index ETF 29.0 25 5 8.0 -3.4
QEFA SPDR MSCI EAFE Quality Mix ETF 28.7 30 0 6.9 -4.6
ISZE iShares Edge MSCI Intl Size Factor ETF 28.3 30 0 7.5 -3.9
IPAC iShares Core MSCI Pacific ETF 27.9 9 21 7.4 -4.0
PBDM Invesco PureBeta FTSE Developed ex-North America ETF 27.8 7 23 7.6 -3.8
IEV iShares Europe ETF 27.3 59 -29 6.8 -4.6
EFAX SPDR MSCI EAFE Fossil Fuel Free ETF 27.2 20 10 7.1 -4.3
ESGD iShares MSCI EAFE ESG Optimized ETF 26.9 20 10 7.0 -4.5
BBEU JPMorgan BetaBuilders Europe ETF 26.6 9 21 7.4 -4.1
DBEU Xtrackers MSCI Europe Hedged Equity ETF 26.5 45 -15 6.6 -4.8
IEFA iShares Core MSCI EAFE ETF 26.4 7 23 7.4 -4.1
SCHF Schwab International Equity ETF 26.2 6 24 7.4 -4.0
HFXE IQ 50 PERCENT HEDGED FTSE EUROPE ETF 26.1 30 0 6.8 -4.6
GSIE Goldman Sachs ActiveBeta International Equity ETF 26.1 25 5 6.7 -4.8
FLEH Franklin FTSE Europe Hedged ETF 26.0 9 21 7.1 -4.3
FLEE Franklin FTSE Europe ETF 25.9 9 21 7.0 -4.4
DXJ WisdomTree Japan Hedged Equity Fund 25.8 48 -18 8.4 -3.0
EZU iShares MSCI Eurozone ETF 25.7 49 -19 6.6 -4.8
IQSI IQ Candriam ESG International Equity ETF 25.6 15 15 7.3 -4.1
DOO WisdomTree International Dividend ex-Financials Fund 25.3 58 -28 8.8 -2.6
EWJE iShares MSCI Japan Equal Weighted ETF 25.2 15 15 7.3 -4.1
SPDW SPDR Portfolio Developed World ex-US ETF 25.2 4 26 7.2 -4.2
VPL Vanguard FTSE Pacific ETF 25.1 8 22 7.8 -3.6
EURZ Xtrackers Eurozone Equity ETF 24.9 9 21 7.1 -4.3
IDEV iShares Core MSCI International Developed Markets ETF 24.6 5 25 7.3 -4.1
IEUR iShares Core MSCI Europe ETF 24.3 9 21 7.3 -4.1
VGK Vanguard FTSE Europe ETF 23.9 8 22 7.5 -4.0
DBEZ Xtrackers MSCI Eurozone Hedged Equity ETF 23.8 45 -15 6.8 -4.7
VEA Vanguard FTSE Developed Markets ETF 23.5 5 25 7.5 -3.9
SCIJ Global X Scientific Beta Japan ETF 23.5 40 -10 7.2 -4.3
DHDG WisdomTree Dynamic Currency Hedged Intl Quality Div Growth 23.4 30 0 0.0 -11.4
RODM Hartford Multifactor Developed Markets (ex-US) ETF 23.3 29 1 8.8 -2.7
FEU SPDR Portfolio Europe ETF 23.1 9 21 7.4 -4.0
HDAW Xtrackers MSCI All World ex US High Dividend Yield Hedged 22.7 20 10 11.1 -0.3
GSEU Goldman Sachs ActiveBeta Europe Equity ETF 22.7 25 5 6.6 -4.9
MFDX PIMCO RAFI Dynamic Multi-Factor International Equity ETF 22.5 39 -9 6.7 -4.7
ESGN Columbia Sustainable International Equity Income ETF 22.0 45 -15 10.8 -0.7
HDEF Xtrackers MSCI EAFE High Dividend Yield Hedged Equity ETF 21.8 20 10 9.5 -2.0
CWI SPDR MSCI ACWI ex-US ETF 21.7 30 0 7.3 -4.2
EASG Xtrackers MSCI EAFE ESG Leaders Equity ETF 21.2 14 16 7.0 -4.5
JPMV iShares Edge MSCI Min Vol Japan ETF 21.1 30 0 6.5 -4.9
TLTD FlexShares Morningstar Developed Markets ex-US Factor Tilt 21.0 39 -9 8.5 -2.9
CIL VictoryShares International Volatility Weighted Index ETF 20.6 45 -15 6.8 -4.7
ACWX iShares MSCI ACWI ex U.S. ETF 20.4 32 -2 7.4 -4.1
INTF iShares Edge MSCI Multifactor Intl ETF 20.4 30 0 8.0 -3.4
FIDI Fidelity International High Dividend ETF 20.3 39 -9 11.0 -0.4
CID VictoryShares Intl High Dividend Volatility Wtd Index ETF 19.9 45 -15 10.0 -1.4
FEZ SPDR EURO STOXX 50 ETF 19.7 29 1 7.1 -4.3
VEU Vanguard FTSE All-World ex-US Index Fund 19.7 8 22 7.7 -3.7
DBAW Xtrackers MSCI All World ex US Hedged Equity ETF 19.6 40 -10 7.1 -4.3
LVIN Hartford Multifactor Low Volatility International Equity ETF 19.2 29 1 12.3 +0.9
JPIN JPMorgan Diversified Return International Equity ETF 19.1 37 -7 8.1 -3.4
DWMF WisdomTree International Multifactor Fund 18.7 38 -8 6.8 -4.6
OEUR O'shares FTSE Europe Quality Dividend ETF 18.6 48 -18 6.6 -4.8
JPGE JPMorgan Diversified Return Global Equity ETF 18.4 29 1 7.5 -4.0
IGRO iShares International Dividend Growth ETF 18.3 22 8 8.1 -3.3
DGT SPDR Global Dow ETF 17.9 50 -20 6.8 -4.7
VXUS Vanguard Total International Stock Index Fund 17.7 8 22 7.7 -3.7
IXUS ishares Core MSCI Total International Stock ETF 17.7 9 21 7.5 -3.9
IDOG ALPS International Sector Dividend Dogs ETF 17.4 50 -20 11.0 -0.4
RNDM Developed International Equity Select ETF 16.9 65 -35 6.5 -5.0
DEEF Xtrackers FTSE Developed ex US Comprehensive Factor ETF 16.7 24 6 7.3 -4.1
IDLV Invesco S&P International Developed Low Volatility ETF 16.4 25 5 6.7 -4.7
QINT American Century Quality Diversified International ETF 16.2 39 -9 5.9 -5.6
FJP First Trust Japan AlphaDEX Fund 16.2 80 -50 9.2 -2.2
RBIN Nationwide Risk-Based International Equity ETF 16.0 42 -12 6.5 -4.9
VSGX Vanguard ESG International Stock ETF 16.0 17 13 7.3 -4.1

1Overlap is the percentage of holdings by weight that are identical. For example, if Fund A has a 2% position in Apple, Inc. (AAPL) and Fund B has a 5% position, their overlapping position in AAPL is 2%.

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RESULTS & ESTIMATES

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Return on equity

Revision activity*
*Six months ago = 100

Net margins

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VALUATION METRICS
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Historical valuation trends

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iShares Edge MSCI Intl Value Factor ETF
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SPECULATIVE

Deeply undervalued but risky. A rating of SPECULATIVE is assigned to ETFs with ALTAR Scores in the top quintile (the top 20%) of their category, indicating exceptional appreciation potential. However, often these are narrowly-focused funds or in industries with structural issues, which may also make them very risky. Nonetheless they may still be useful as part of a well-diversified portfolio.

ALTAR Score™


Calculation of ALTAR Score™
Avg. Return on Equity 8.4 %
Divided by: Fwd. P/BV 0.7 x
Less: Expense ratio 30 bp
Equals: ALTAR Score 11.4 %
info More information on ALTAR Score™

MODERN PORTFOLIO THEORY info

CONSENSUS RECOMMENDATIONS: FUND CONSTITUENTS
COMPOSITE
RATING
1.53 CATEGORY
AVERAGE
1.59
 
The composite rating is a weighted average of analysts' consensus recommendations for individual ETF constituents, based on the following scale:

BUY = 1; OVERWEIGHT = 1.5, HOLD = 2; UNDERWEIGHT = 2.5; and SELL = 3.

Readers are cautioned that because analyst ratings tend to be inflated, the composite score may be more useful as a relative measure of sentiment between funds rather than as a stand-alone recommendation.
 

 

See RATING tab for calculation of ALTAR Score™
Risk & reward. Uses std. dev. as proxy for risk, ALTAR Score™ for return forecast.
Dividends paid by constituents to the fund. May differ from actual distributions to shareholders due to constituent changes, timing issues or other factors.
Monthly returns based on changes in price plus dividends. May differ from daily returns reported by funds. See below for standardized returns.