WisdomTree Asia Pacific ex-Japan Index

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The WisdomTree Asia Pacific ex-Japan Index is a fundamentally weighted Index that measures the performance of dividend paying companies in the Asia Pacific ex-Japan region. The Index is comprised of 300 largest companies ranked by market capitalization that are incorporated in Australia, China, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, New Zealand, Philippines, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan and Thailand and that pass WisdomTree Investments market capitalization, liquidity and selection requirements. The Index was established with a base value of 200 on June 3, 2011 and is calculated in US dollars and updated to reflect market prices and exchange rates. Closing or last-sale prices are used when non-U.S. markets are closed.

Index Facts

  • As of 09/23/2016
Bloomberg Index Symbol WTAPX
Exchange Index Symbol
Index Inception Date 06/06/2011
Base Index Value 200
Number of Components in Index 297
Current Index Value 183.31
Total Return Index Closing Value 224.43
Total Index Market Capitalization ($ Trillion) 5.52
Index MarketCap Breakdown
Large Cap (> $10 Billion) 81.85%
Mid Cap (≥ $2 Billion and ≤ $10 Billion) 18.15%
Small Cap (< $2 Billion) 0.00%

Index Statistics

  • As of 09/23/2016
Dividend Yield 3.72
Price/Earnings 14.36
Estimated Price/Earnings 13.33
Price/Book 1.54
Price/Sales 1.33
Price/Cash Flow 6.98
Gross Buyback Yield 0.51
Net Buyback Yield -0.24

Top Components

  • As of 09/23/2016
Components Weight
1. China Mobile Ltd 5.86%
2. Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co Ltd 4.88%
3. China Construction Bank Corp 3.37%
4. BHP Billiton Ltd 3.31%
5. Samsung Electronics Co Ltd 3.17%
6. CNOOC Ltd 2.43%
7. Telstra Corp Ltd 2.38%
8. Singapore Telecommunications Ltd 1.99%
9. Commonwealth Bank of Australia 1.83%
10. Hon Hai Precision Industry Co 1.73%
  • Subject to change without notice.

Industry Group Breakdown

  • As of 09/23/2016
Industry Group Weight
1. Telecommunication Services 18.00%
2. Banks 17.56%
3. Materials 8.83%
4. Energy 8.21%
5. Technology Hardware & Equipment 7.61%
6. Semiconductors & Semiconductor Equipment 6.58%
7. Utilities 4.93%
8. Real Estate 3.56%
9. Food & Staples Retailing 3.48%
10. Capital Goods 3.18%

Country Allocation

  • As of 09/23/2016
Country Weight
1. Australia 21.47%
2. Hong Kong 18.86%
3. Taiwan 16.84%
4. China 10.98%
5. South Korea 9.02%
6. Singapore 5.52%
7. Thailand 4.49%
8. Malaysia 4.17%
9. India 3.36%
10. Indonesia 3.00%

Important Information about Index Performance

Index performance does not represent actual fund or portfolio performance. A fund or portfolio may differ significantly from the securities included in the Index. Index performance assumes reinvestment of dividends, but does not reflect any management fees, transaction costs or other expenses that would be incurred by a portfolio or fund, or brokerage commissions on transactions in Fund shares. Such fees, expenses and commissions could reduce returns. WisdomTree Investments, its affiliates and their independent providers are not liable for any informational errors, incompleteness, or delays, or for any actions taken in reliance on information contained herein.

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  • Index Dividend Yield is a measure of the annual dividends of the shares of all Index components divided by the Index value.
  • Price/Book Ratio is a ratio used to compare a stock's market value to its book value.
  • Price/Earnings Ratio is a valuation ratio of a company's current share price compared to its per-share earnings.
  • Estimated Price/Earnings is a valuation ratio of a company's current share price compared to the consensus estimates for per-share earnings over the next 12 months.
  • Price/Cash Flow Ratio is a measure of the market's expectations of a firm's future financial health.
  • Price/Sales Ratio is a ratio for valuing a stock relative to its own past performance, other companies or the market itself.
  • Total Return Index Values assume reinvestment of dividends after the deduction of withholding taxes, which apply to non-U.S. dividends.
  • Gross Buyback Yield is the amount of a company’s gross share repurchase over the past year to its market capitalization.
  • Net Buyback Yield is the amount of a company’s net share repurchase over the past year to its market capitalization.
  • You cannot invest directly in an index.