[AFK] Market Vectors Africa


Type of security: Fund

Tags: Africa, Equity, ETF, Index Based, Not Inversed, Regional, Stocks, Unleveraged

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Price: 19.13 Change: -0.13 (-0.67%)
Ext. hours: Change: 0 (0%)

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Strongest Trends Summary For AFK

AFK is in the medium-term down -14% below S&P in 1 year. In the long-term down -23% below S&P in 3 years.

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Description: The investment seeks to replicate as closely as possible, before fees and expenses, the price and yield performance of the Market Vectors® GDP Africa Index. The fund normally invests at least 80% of its total assets in securities that comprise the fund's benchmark index. The Africa Index is comprised of African companies. The Africa Index includes local listings of companies that are incorporated in Africa and offshore listings of companies incorporated outside of Africa but that generate at least 50% of their revenues (or, where applicable, have at least 50% of their assets) in Africa. The fund is non-diversified.

Technical Data
High 52 week22.55 Low 52 week19.22 Last close20.79 Last change0.29%
RSI64.83 Average true range0.32 Beta0.67 Volume32.1 K
Simple moving average 20 days0.66% Simple moving average 50 days1.7% Simple moving average 200 days-1.65%
Performance Data
Performance Week1.19% Performance Month1.05% Performance Quart4.08% Performance Half3.05%
Performance Year2.66% Performance Year-to-date5.72% Volatility daily0.73% Volatility weekly1.63%
Volatility monthly3.35% Volatility yearly11.59% Relative Volume463.49% Average Volume6 K
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Funds Characteristics
30-day SEC yield1.69 Average market capitalization Average weighted market capitalization11.11 B Forward P/E
Gross expense ratio0.93% Index dividend yield Median market cap Number of holdings110
Price to Book Value 1.69 Price to Earnings13.12 Total expense ratio Total net assets
Weighted market capitalization


30 Day Sec Yield1,69
P/E Ratio13,12
P/Bv Ratio1,69
Gross Expense Ratio0,93
Average Weighted Market Capitalization11113,4
Number Of Holdings110
Sector Breakdown:
Telecommunication Services12
Consumer Staples7,7
Consumer Discretionary4,5
Health Care1,2
United Kingdom14,1
United States0,8
Sierra Leone0,3
South Africa20
Company Size:
Large 5.0 B56
Medium 1.0 - 5.0 B39,1
Small 1.0 B4,8
Commercial International Bank Egypt Sae Sponsored Gdr Regs Cbkd Li7,05
Guaranty Trust Bank Plc Guaranty Nl5,17
Subsea 7 S.a. Subc No4,78
Zenith Bank Plc Zenithba Nl4,09
Global Telecom Holding S.a.e. Sponsored Gdr Regs Gltd Li3,72
Nigerian Breweries Plc Nb Nl3,6
Fbn Holdings Plc Fbnh Nl2,94
Tullow Oil Plc Tlw Ln2,88
Talaat Moustafa Group Holding Tmgh Ey2,81
Naspers Limited Class N Npn Sj2,65
Attijariwafa Bank Sa Atw Mc2,64
Anglo American Plc Aal Ln2,52
Afren Plc Afr Ln2,42
Sasol Limited Sponsored Adr Ssl Us2,42
Mtn Group Limited Mtn Sj2,42


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