Emerging Markets Bonds ETFs


Most of these ETFs invest in debt issued in emerging market countries. Bonds included in these funds may be government, quasi-government, or corporate debt. Emerging markets bonds tend to have lower credit quality than those of developed nations, and thus generally offer much higher yields. Even though bonds in general have a more conservative appeal in nature, investing in emerging market bonds does pose some added risk most conservative investors may want to avoid. A default on debt can have a large negative impact on returns, and emerging markets with poor ratings have a large risk of default. As well, investors should keep in mind currency fluctuations. Generally, bonds are bought in the local currency and a large change in currency value between the purchase and sale of the bond can positively or negatively impact returns. While no investor can accurately predict currency value changes, they should keep in mind the macroeconomic environment and current trends. Because of the risk factors involved, we would steer these ETFs more toward moderate investors who have the appetite to accept the potential for portfolio balance fluctuations associated with these ETFs.

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Rk Symbol Name Last Open High Low 52WK Hi 52WK Lo Day Chg YTD Chg 12M Chg Mkt Cap 50D MA ± 50D 200D MA ± 200D POWR
1 EMB iShares J.P. Morgan USD Emerging Markets Bond ETF 116.04 116.27 116.27 115.99 117.46 107.74 -0.38
(-0.33%)
9.03% 0.03% 11.81B 115.75 0.25% 112.54 3.11% A
Strong Buy
2 PCY PowerShares Emerging Markets Sovereign Debt Portfolio 29.76 29.85 29.85 29.75 30.23 27.71 -0.12
(-0.40%)
9.35% -1.03% 4.97B 29.72 0.13% 28.87 3.09% A
Strong Buy
3 EMLC VanEck Vectors J.P. Morgan EM Local Currency Bond ETF 18.96 18.99 18.99 18.93 19.65 16.98 -0.09
(-0.47%)
12.14% 0.53% 4.19B 19.15 -1.02% 18.35 3.34% A
Strong Buy
VWOB Vanguard Emerging Markets Government Bond ETF 80.95 81.02 81.09 80.82 81.69 75.80 -0.16
(-0.20%)
8.03% -0.04% 1.05B 80.66 0.36% 78.66 2.92%
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EMHY iShares Emerging Markets High Yield Bond ETF 50.82 50.96 50.96 50.81 51.12 47.33 -0.22
(-0.43%)
9.45% 0.55% 579.35M 50.50 0.64% 49.09 3.52%
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HYEM VanEck Vectors Emerging Markets High Yield Bond ETF 24.88 24.87 24.91 24.85 24.95 23.02 -0.03
(-0.12%)
8.12% 2.01% 358.27M 24.60 1.12% 24.07 3.34%
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LEMB iShares J.P. Morgan EM Local Currency Bond 47.90 48.01 48.01 47.90 49.41 41.68 -0.29
(-0.60%)
11.79% 5.46% 316.14M 48.35 -0.93% 46.42 3.19%
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ELD WisdomTree Emerging Markets Local Debt Fund 38.37 38.44 38.53 38.34 39.65 34.57 -0.18
(-0.47%)
11.07% 1.16% 253.24M 38.70 -0.85% 37.30 2.87%
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EBND SPDR Bloomberg Barclays Emerging Markets Local Bond ETF 29.59 29.64 29.64 29.59 30.68 25.45 -0.13
(-0.44%)
12.21% 4.78% 177.54M 29.76 -0.58% 28.53 3.70%
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CEMB iShares J.P. Morgan EM Corporate Bond ETF 51.58 51.50 51.58 51.46 51.72 47.74 0.13
(0.25%)
7.71% 1.10% 79.95M 51.26 0.62% 50.07 3.01%
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DSUM PowerShares Chinese Yuan Dim Sum Bond Portfolio 23.24 23.36 23.36 23.23 24.00 21.36 -0.10
(-0.43%)
10.78% 1.22% 75.53M 23.36 -0.52% 22.26 4.39%
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EMCB WisdomTree Emerging Markets Corporate Bond Fund 73.16 73.35 73.84 73.03 73.93 67.68 -0.13
(-0.18%)
8.47% 2.05% 51.21M 72.73 0.59% 70.77 3.38%
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FEMB First Trust Emerging Markets Local Currency Bond ETF 42.75 42.91 43.09 42.61 48.17 38.90 -0.16
(-0.37%)
11.24% -0.09% 51.30M 43.49 -1.70% 41.75 2.40%
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EMTL SPDR DoubleLine Emerging Markets Fixed Income ETF 51.29 51.32 51.35 51.28 52.84 48.43 -0.04
(-0.08%)
8.12% -2.55% 30.77M 51.08 0.42% 49.59 3.43%
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ALD WisdomTree Asia Local Debt Fund ETF 45.55 45.55 45.55 45.55 46.20 42.29 0.00
(0.00%)
8.31% 0.89% 22.78M 45.52 0.07% 44.35 2.71%
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EMAG VanEck Vectors Emerging Markets Aggregate Bond ETF 21.95 21.95 21.95 21.95 22.20 19.82 0.00
(0.00%)
11.64% 1.15% 15.37M 21.83 0.56% 20.88 5.10%
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KCNY KraneShares E Fund China Commercial Paper ETF 34.69 34.75 34.75 34.69 35.50 31.88 -0.18
(-0.52%)
8.61% 5.31% 12.14M 34.72 -0.08% 33.26 4.30%
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EMSH ProShares Short Term USD Emerging Markets Bond ETF 77.89 77.89 77.89 77.89 81.03 76.44 0.00
(0.00%)
4.21% -0.06% 11.68M 77.70 0.25% 76.95 1.23%
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CBON VanEck Vectors ChinaAMC China Bond ETF 22.80 22.80 22.80 22.80 23.38 21.32 0.00
(0.00%)
6.53% -2.94% 4.56M 22.80 0.01% 22.04 3.47%
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IGEM VanEck Vectors ETF Trust Market Vectors EM Investment Grade + BB Rated USD Sovereign Bond ETF 24.73 24.75 24.75 24.73 24.93 23.26 0.13
(0.53%)
7.65% -0.92% 12.37M N/A N/A% N/A N/A%
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EMBH iShares Interest Rate Hedged Emerging Markets Bond ETF 26.43 26.44 26.44 26.43 27.36 24.47 -0.03
(-0.11%)
7.83% 5.01% 2.64M 26.03 1.53% 25.27 4.61%
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