WisdomTree Emerging Markets Quality Dividend Growth Index
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.
As of 10/16/2018
|Bloomberg Index Symbol||WTEMDG|
|Exchange Index Symbol|
|Index Inception Date||07/01/2013|
|Base Index Value||200|
|Number of Components in Index||295|
|Current Index Value||179.04|
|Total Return Index Closing Value||210.82|
|Total Index Market Capitalization ($ Trillion)||2.08|
|Index MarketCap Breakdown|
|Large Cap (> $10 Billion)||51.68%|
|Mid Cap (≥ $2 Billion and ≤ $10 Billion)||30.73%|
|Small Cap (< $2 Billion)||17.60%|
As of 10/16/2018
|Gross Buyback Yield||0.15|
|Net Buyback Yield||-0.19|
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 10/16/2018Weight
|5. South Africa||9.52%|
|6. South Korea||7.53%|