WisdomTree International Equity Index
The WisdomTree International Equity Index is a fundamentally weighted Index that measures the performance of dividend-paying companies in the industrialized world, excluding Canada and the United States, that pay regular cash dividends and that meet other liquidity and capitalization requirements. It is comprised of companies incorporated in 15 developed European countries, Japan, Australia, New Zealand, Hong Kong, Israel and Singapore. Companies are weighted in the Index based on annual cash dividends paid. The Index was established with a base value of 300 on May 31, 2006 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 International Equity Index was named the WisdomTree DEFA Index.
As of 09/17/2018
|Bloomberg Index Symbol||WTDFA|
|Exchange Index Symbol||W20|
|Index Inception Date||06/01/2006|
|Base Index Value||300|
|Number of Components in Index||2770|
|Current Index Value||315.72|
|Total Return Index Closing Value||484.72|
|Total Index Market Capitalization ($ Trillion)||20.22|
|Index MarketCap Breakdown|
|Large Cap (> $10 Billion)||77.92%|
|Mid Cap (≥ $2 Billion and ≤ $10 Billion)||16.73%|
|Small Cap (< $2 Billion)||5.36%|
As of 09/17/2018
|Gross Buyback Yield||0.94|
|Net Buyback Yield||0.29|
This chart illustrates how hypothetical investment of $10,000 might have grown. The calculations assume reinvestment of dividend and do not reflect transaction and other costs.
Results are not indicative of future 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.
Industry Group Breakdown
As of 09/17/2018Weight
|1. United Kingdom||18.07%|
|7. Hong Kong||4.88%|