ETF Research and Analysis

by Matthew Diamond
Suitability
IShares MSCI Emerging Markets EEM offers broad, market-cap-weighted exposure to over 800 large- and mid-cap stocks across 23 emerging markets. It effectively diversifies risk, accurately represents its target market segment,  Read more 

Bull Case

This fund offers broad exposure to 23 emerging markets.
Emerging markets can add a significant diversification benefit to a U.S. equity portfolio. Read more 

Bear Case

There are cheaper and better diversified alternatives.
Emerging-markets equities are very volatile, especially during periods of high uncertainty in global markets.
This fund has significantly more exposure to Chinese stocks compared with its average actively managed peer. Read more 

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