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WTESC

WisdomTree Europe SmallCap Dividend Index

The WisdomTree Europe SmallCap Dividend Index is a fundamentally weighted index that measures the performance of the small-capitalization segment of the European dividend-paying market. The Index is comprised of the bottom 25% of the market capitalization of the European companies from the WisdomTree International Equity Index after the 300 largest companies have been removed. Companies are weighted in the Index based on annual cash dividends paid. The Index, established with a base value of 200 on May 31, 2006, 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.

Index Facts

Index Facts
As of 07/18/2018
Bloomberg Index Symbol WTESC
Exchange Index Symbol W28
Index Inception Date 06/01/2006
Base Index Value 200
Number of Components in Index 511
Current Index Value 303.19
Total Return Index Closing Value 452.68
Total Index Market Capitalization ($ Trillion) 0.58
Index MarketCap Breakdown
Large Cap (> $10 Billion) 0.00%
Mid Cap (≥ $2 Billion and ≤ $10 Billion) 28.35%
Small Cap (< $2 Billion) 71.65%

Index Statistics

Index Statistics
As of 07/18/2018
Dividend Yield 4.35
Price/Earnings 13.91
Estimated Price/Earnings 13.28
Price/Book 1.69
Price/Sales 0.63
Price/Cash Flow 8.53
Gross Buyback Yield 0.65
Net Buyback Yield -0.29

Top Components

Top Components
Components
As of 07/18/2018
Weight
1. Aurelius AG (AR4 GY) 1.13%
2. BE Semiconductor Industries (BESI NA) 1.11%
3. REN - Redes Energeticas Nacion (RENE PL) 0.92%
4. Vedanta Resources Inc (VED LN) 0.89%
5. Sydbank A/S (SYDB DC) 0.82%
6. Saras SpA (SRS IM) 0.80%
7. Enav Spa (ENAV IM) 0.80%
8. PostNL NV (PNL NA) 0.78%
9. Distribuidora Internacional de (DIA SM) 0.77%
10. Tieto Oyj (TIE1V FH) 0.76%
Subject to change without notice.

Industry Group Breakdown

Industry Group Breakdown
Industry Group
As of 07/18/2018
Weight
1. Capital Goods 16.02%
2. Materials 6.73%
3. Real Estate 6.59%
4. Diversified Financials 6.49%
5. Retailing 5.82%
6. Consumer Durables & Apparel 5.77%
7. Transportation 5.07%
8. Banks 5.00%
9. Food Beverage & Tobacco 4.63%
10. Commercial & Professional Services 4.09%

Country Allocation

Country Allocation
Country
As of 07/18/2018
Weight
1. United Kingdom 25.44%
2. Sweden 13.78%
3. Italy 11.29%
4. Germany 7.96%
5. Norway 6.18%
6. France 5.75%
7. Spain 5.52%
8. Finland 4.86%
9. Netherlands 4.86%
10. Portugal 3.16%

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.

WisdomTree vs. Comparative Cap-weighted Benchmark Performance

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Correlation Matrix of Indexes

Index Volatility

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 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.
  • The S&P 500 Index is a capitalization-weighted index of 500 stocks selected by the Standard & Poors Index Committee designed to represent the performance of the leading industries in the United States economy.
  • The MSCI EAFE Index is a market cap-weighted index composed of companies representative of the developed market structure of 21 developed countries in Europe, Australasia and Japan.
  • The MSCI Europe Index is a subset of the MSCI EAFE Index and measures the developed market equity performance of Western Europe.
  • The MSCI Europe Small-Cap Index measures the performance of small cap stocks in the MSCI Europe Index.
  • 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.