WTEMDG

WisdomTree Emerging Markets Quality Dividend Growth Index

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The WisdomTree Emerging Markets Quality Dividend Growth Index is a fundamentally weighted index that measures the performance of dividend paying stocks with growth characteristics selected from the WisdomTree Emerging Markets Dividend Index. The Index is comprised of the top 300 companies from the eligible universe with the best combined rank of growth and quality factors. The growth factor ranking is based on long-term earnings growth expectations, while the quality factor ranking is based on three year historical averages for return on equity and return on assets. Companies are weighted in the Index based on annual cash dividends paid. The Index was established with a base value of 200 on June 28, 2013 and is calculated in US dollars and is updated to reflect market prices and exchange rates. Closing or last-sale prices are used when non-U.S. markets are closed.

Prior to August 31, 2015, the WisdomTree Emerging Markets Quality Dividend Growth Index was named the WisdomTree Emerging Markets Dividend Growth Index.

Index Facts

  • As of 09/29/2016
Bloomberg Index Symbol WTEMDG
Exchange Index Symbol
Index Inception Date 07/01/2013
Base Index Value 200
Number of Components in Index 288
Current Index Value 181.22
Total Return Index Closing Value 200.97
Total Index Market Capitalization ($ Trillion) 1.86
Index MarketCap Breakdown
Large Cap (> $10 Billion) 45.56%
Mid Cap (≥ $2 Billion and ≤ $10 Billion) 41.25%
Small Cap (< $2 Billion) 13.19%

Index Statistics

  • As of 09/29/2016
Dividend Yield 3.50
Price/Earnings 18.02
Estimated Price/Earnings 15.83
Price/Book 3.53
Price/Sales 2.18
Price/Cash Flow 14.88
Gross Buyback Yield 0.71
Net Buyback Yield 0.29

Top Components

  • As of 09/29/2016
Components Weight
1. Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co Ltd 6.91%
2. Ambev S.A. 5.61%
3. NULL 4.03%
4. BB Seguridade Participacoes SA 3.66%
5. Telekomunikasi Indonesia Persero TBK 3.66%
6. Vodacom Group Pty Ltd 3.18%
7. China Overseas Land & Investme 2.72%
8. Advanced Info Service PCL 2.60%
9. Tencent Holdings Ltd. 2.41%
10. Novatek OAO 2.19%
  • Subject to change without notice.

Industry Group Breakdown

  • As of 09/29/2016
Industry Group Weight
1. Telecommunication Services 12.50%
2. Semiconductors & Semiconductor Equipment 9.25%
3. Food Beverage & Tobacco 8.78%
4. Software & Services 6.30%
5. Real Estate 6.12%
6. Capital Goods 4.90%
7. Technology Hardware & Equipment 4.79%
8. Insurance 4.58%
9. Household & Personal Products 4.58%
10. Consumer Durables & Apparel 4.47%

Country Allocation

  • As of 09/29/2016
Country Weight
1. Brazil 19.15%
2. Taiwan 16.82%
3. South Africa 11.89%
4. China 10.91%
5. Thailand 8.20%
6. Indonesia 6.21%
7. Hong Kong 4.69%
8. India 4.52%
9. Other 4.06%
10. Malaysia 3.32%

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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Definitions

  • 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 stocks market value to its book value.
  • Price/Earnings Ratio is a valuation ratio of a companys current share price compared to its per-share earnings.
  • Estimated Price/Earnings is a valuation ratio of a companys 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 markets expectations of a firms 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.