Eyeing Brazilian Small Caps
Brazil’s hosting of the recent World Cup seemingly put all eyes on the Portuguese-speaking South American nation in May and June. My colleague Nicholas Vardy wrote a column on investing in Brazil, perpetually regarded as “the country of the future,” and I myself penned an ETF Talk on iShares MSCI Brazil Capped (EWZ), an exchange-traded fund (ETF) that tracks the Brazilian economy.
Once the soccer tournament ended, all that attention vanished rapidly. However, with EWZ rising in the month and a half since I covered it, I thought it would be fruitful to once again focus on Brazil. But this time, we will feature a smaller component of the country’s stock market: small caps.
Read more about these Brazilian small-capitalization picks at Eagle Daily Investor.