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EWL: Swiss Equities Are Well Positioned For 2022

Jan. 03, 2022 10:11 PM ETiShares MSCI Switzerland ETF (EWL)1 Comment
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  • Swiss equities are probably fundamentally undervalued at present, given earnings growth expectations and a likely low cost of equity.
  • Rate hikes in 2022, likely to happen in major economies such as the United States, could take the wind out of the sails of richly-priced U.S. equities.
  • Regardless, Swiss equities could serve as a value-oriented safe-haven trade throughout this year.
  • On the basis of current undervaluation and negative fund flows over the past twelve months, EWL represents an attractive opportunity for international investors looking to diversify.

Lush Swiss landscape with commuter train and lake, Lungern, Obwalden, Switzerland

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iShares MSCI Switzerland Capped ETF (NYSEARCA:NYSEARCA:EWL) is an exchange-traded fund that enables investors to access direct exposure to mid- and large-cap Swiss equities. Switzerland's economy is sophisticated, ranking third among 146 countries in 2019 for economic

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bluescorpion0 profile picture
the risks to valuation of zero or negative real rates is severe. I would not say swiss equities or even US equities are safe.
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