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Market Vectors Morningstar Wide Moat ETF MOAT

  • Fund description: The VanEck Vectors Morningstar Wide Moat ETF seeks to replicate as closely as possible, before fees and expenses, the price and yield performance of the Morningstar® Wide Moat Focus IndexTM (MWMFTR). The index is intended to track the overall performance of attractively priced companies with sustainable competitive advantages according to Morningstar's equity research team.

    Index description: MWMFTR is a rules-based, equal-weighted index intended to offer exposure to attractively priced companies with sustainable competitive advantages according to Morningstar's equity research team.

    Management style: Replication

  •  as at 19-Sep-17

    • Exchange

      ASX
    • ASX code

      MOAT
    • Bloomberg index code

      MWMFTR
    • Index provider

      Morningstar
    • NAV1

      $50.12
    • Shares outstanding1

      32,000,000
    • Net assets1

      $1.6B
    • Number of holdings1

      48
    • NYSE commencement

      24-Apr-12
    • ASX commencement

      26-Jun-15

    1Calculated daily after the NYSE has closed for that day. The NAV is calculated based on the US dollar and then converted to Australian dollars based on the relevant London WM Reuters 4pm exchange rate. This information is generally not updated until around 9am next business day. 

     

  • Key points

    Moat = Sustainable Competitive Advantage 
    Morningstar equity analysts use a time-tested proprietary process to determine if a company has an economic moat
    Index Favors Undervalued Stocks 
    Of the broad equity universe analysed by Morningstar, currently about 10% receive a wide moat categorisation; at least 40 stocks with attractive valuations are selected for its Index
    Proven Index Track Record
    Index has generated significant excess returns relative to the overall market since inception (2/07)
  • Trading information

    • ASX code

      MOAT
    • IRESS code

      MOAT.AXW
    • Shares outstanding

      32,000,000
    • ISIN

      AU00000MOAT4
  • Fees and other costs 

    • Management costs p.a.

      0.49%
  • Prices as at  19-Sep-17

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    MOAT $50.12
    $50.55
    3,983
    2,321
    $-0.33 / -0.66%
    $0.19 / +0.38%
    +4.30%
    +5.19%
    $0.43
    +0.85%
  • View all indices » View all ETFs » Performance history (%)

    1 Mth3 Mths6 Mths1 Yr3 Yrs p.a.5 Yrs p.a.10 Yrs p.a.Inception p.a.
    Price return-0.07-3.351.918.4113.7419.83--19.13
    Income return0.000.000.001.261.751.44--1.34
    Total return-0.07-3.351.919.6715.4921.27--20.47
    Index (MWMFTR)-0.04-3.232.1610.1816.1521.8912.2521.08
    S&P 5001.01-3.691.809.9415.5920.487.93--
    1 Mth3 Mths6 Mths1 Yr3 Yrs p.a.5 Yrs p.a.10 Yrs p.a.Inception p.a.
    Price return-0.204.737.2417.9816.6721.43--20.56
    Income return0.000.000.001.371.791.45--1.39
    Total return-0.204.737.2419.3518.4622.88--21.95
    Index (MWMFTR)-0.164.857.4919.9319.1423.5112.6222.58
    S&P 500-2.772.282.5014.2517.3421.398.25--
  • View all daily holdings »Top ten holdings (%) as at 31-Aug-17

    No. of holdings: 50
    Holding name
    Ticker
    No. of securities heldMarket value
    (US$)
    % of Net
    assets(US$)
    GILEAD SCIENCES INC
    GILD US
    470,92039,420,7133.10
    GUIDEWIRE SOFTWARE INC
    GWRE US
    498,77937,762,5582.97
    BIOGEN IDEC INC
    BIIB US
    118,11537,390,4842.94
    VF CORP
    VFC US
    581,10536,534,0712.87
    VISA INC-CLASS A SHARES
    V US
    335,15034,694,7282.73
    BRISTOL-MYER SQB
    BMY US
    569,84734,464,3472.71
    SALESFORCE.COM INC
    CRM US
    358,49634,232,7832.69
    POLARIS INDUSTRIES INC
    PII US
    366,11234,132,6222.68
    AMGEN INC
    AMGN US
    188,05433,430,3602.63
    AMAZON.COM INC
    AMZN US
    33,66633,012,8802.59
    Top ten total (%)27.91
    These are not recommendations to buy or to sell any security.
  • Country weightings (%) as at 31-Aug-17

    • Country

      Weightings (%)
    • UNITED STATES

      99.7
    • Other/Cash

      0.3
    • Total

      100.0
  • Sector weightings (%) as at 31-Aug-17

    • Sector

      Weightings (%)
    • Health Care

      33.3
    • Consumer Discretionary

      21.8
    • Industrials

      12.0
    • Information Technology

      11.3
    • Financials

      10.4
    • Materials

      4.9
    • Consumer Staples

      3.5
    • Real Estate

      2.6
    • Other/Cash

      0.3
    • Total

      100.1