iShares Core MSCI Emerging Markets (IEMG): Rolling Returns

Data Source: from January 2013 to February 2024 (~11 years)
Consolidated Returns as of 29 February 2024

Holding the iShares Core MSCI Emerging Markets (IEMG) ETF, how long should you stay invested to have high probability to obtain a positive return?

Considering all the available data source (~11 years), the longest period with a negative return lasted 99 months (from August 2014 to October 2022).

This means that every rolling period of 100 months or above has always granted a positive return.

To obtain comprehensive information, please consult the iShares Core MSCI Emerging Markets (IEMG) ETF: Historical Returns page.

Rolling Returns

A rolling return is a measure of investment performance that calculates the return of an investment over a set period of time, with the starting date rolling forward. This approach can provide a more accurate representation of the investment's historical performance and helps investors to evaluate the investment's consistency over time.

ISHARES CORE MSCI EMERGING MARKETS (IEMG) ETF
Annualized Rolling Returns
Annualized Rolling Returns - Inflation Adjusted
Data Source: 1 March 2014 - 29 February 2024 (10 Years)
Data Source: 1 January 2013 - 29 February 2024 (~11 years)
Inflation Adjusted:
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Rolling
Period
Worst Period
15th Percentile
50th Percentile
85th Percentile
Best Period
Latest Negative
Periods
Ann.
Return
From
To
Growth
of 1$
Ann.
Return
Growth
of 1$
Ann.
Return
Growth
of 1$
Ann.
Return
Growth
of 1$
Ann.
Return
From
To
Growth
of 1$
1Y -29.79 11/2021
10/2022
0.70$ -16.40 0.83$ 1.13 1.01$ 23.99 1.23$ 62.45 04/2020
03/2021
1.62$ 9.52 45.87%
2Y -14.27 04/2018
03/2020
0.73$ -8.23 0.84$ 1.84 1.03$ 15.59 1.33$ 31.38 02/2016
01/2018
1.72$ -3.59 43.30%
3Y -6.16 02/2021
01/2024
0.82$ -0.20 0.99$ 5.42 1.17$ 9.56 1.31$ 14.23 02/2016
01/2019
1.49$ -5.40 15.29%
4Y -1.81 10/2018
09/2022
0.92$ 1.14 1.04$ 3.77 1.15$ 8.07 1.36$ 12.87 01/2017
12/2020
1.62$ 3.54 1.37%
5Y -2.69 11/2017
10/2022
0.87$ -0.44 0.97$ 2.85 1.15$ 10.04 1.61$ 14.75 03/2016
02/2021
1.98$ 2.50 18.03%
6Y -1.20 02/2018
01/2024
0.93$ 0.60 1.03$ 4.21 1.28$ 8.53 1.63$ 10.98 02/2016
01/2022
1.86$ 0.41 6.12%
7Y 2.65 11/2015
10/2022
1.20$ 3.36 1.26$ 5.05 1.41$ 6.34 1.53$ 7.29 02/2016
01/2023
1.63$ 4.03 0.00%
8Y 0.39 11/2014
10/2022
1.03$ 1.78 1.15$ 2.97 1.26$ 5.02 1.47$ 6.73 03/2016
02/2024
1.68$ 6.73 0.00%
9Y 1.51 09/2014
08/2023
1.14$ 1.53 1.14$ 2.50 1.24$ 2.96 1.30$ 3.49 01/2015
12/2023
1.36$ 2.96 0.00%
10Y 3.24 03/2014
02/2024
1.37$ 3.24 1.37$ 3.24 1.37$ 3.24 1.37$ 3.24 03/2014
02/2024
1.37$ 3.24 0.00%
Annualized rolling and percentiles/median returns over full calendar month periods
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Rolling
Period
Worst Period
15th Percentile
50th Percentile
85th Percentile
Best Period
Latest Negative
Periods
Ann.
Return
From
To
Growth
of 1$
Ann.
Return
Growth
of 1$
Ann.
Return
Growth
of 1$
Ann.
Return
Growth
of 1$
Ann.
Return
From
To
Growth
of 1$
1Y -34.84 11/2021
10/2022
0.65$ -18.27 0.81$ -0.18 0.99$ 20.55 1.20$ 58.30 04/2020
03/2021
1.58$ 6.62 51.38%
2Y -18.30 06/2021
05/2023
0.66$ -11.58 0.78$ -0.43 0.99$ 13.32 1.28$ 28.39 02/2016
01/2018
1.64$ -7.59 50.52%
3Y -11.19 02/2021
01/2024
0.70$ -3.50 0.89$ 2.90 1.08$ 7.05 1.22$ 11.94 02/2016
01/2019
1.40$ -10.35 29.41%
4Y -5.69 10/2018
09/2022
0.79$ -2.86 0.89$ 1.66 1.06$ 6.09 1.26$ 10.73 01/2017
12/2020
1.50$ -0.96 38.36%
5Y -6.30 11/2017
10/2022
0.72$ -3.72 0.82$ 0.75 1.03$ 7.55 1.43$ 12.37 03/2016
02/2021
1.79$ -1.54 39.34%
6Y -4.74 02/2018
01/2024
0.74$ -2.56 0.85$ 1.09 1.06$ 6.14 1.42$ 8.09 09/2015
08/2021
1.59$ -3.14 38.78%
7Y -0.60 11/2015
10/2022
0.95$ 0.26 1.01$ 1.76 1.12$ 3.62 1.28$ 5.47 03/2014
02/2021
1.45$ 0.55 13.51%
8Y -2.41 11/2014
10/2022
0.82$ -1.34 0.89$ 0.34 1.02$ 1.79 1.15$ 3.24 03/2016
02/2024
1.29$ 3.24 48.00%
9Y -1.35 11/2014
10/2023
0.88$ -1.32 0.88$ -0.39 0.96$ -0.13 0.98$ 0.45 01/2015
12/2023
1.04$ -0.13 92.31%
10Y 0.45 03/2014
02/2024
1.04$ 0.45 1.04$ 0.45 1.04$ 0.45 1.04$ 0.45 03/2014
02/2024
1.04$ 0.45 0.00%
Annualized rolling and percentiles/median returns over full calendar month periods
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Rolling
Period
Worst Period
15th Percentile
50th Percentile
85th Percentile
Best Period
Latest Negative
Periods
Ann.
Return
From
To
Growth
of 1$
Ann.
Return
Growth
of 1$
Ann.
Return
Growth
of 1$
Ann.
Return
Growth
of 1$
Ann.
Return
From
To
Growth
of 1$
1Y -29.79 11/2021
10/2022
0.70$ -14.96 0.85$ 1.13 1.01$ 22.54 1.22$ 62.45 04/2020
03/2021
1.62$ 9.52 45.53%
2Y -14.27 04/2018
03/2020
0.73$ -7.95 0.84$ 0.24 1.00$ 15.12 1.32$ 31.38 02/2016
01/2018
1.72$ -3.59 46.85%
3Y -8.58 02/2013
01/2016
0.76$ -2.46 0.92$ 4.47 1.14$ 9.18 1.30$ 14.23 02/2016
01/2019
1.49$ -5.40 24.24%
4Y -2.96 01/2013
12/2016
0.88$ 0.81 1.03$ 3.79 1.16$ 7.89 1.35$ 12.87 01/2017
12/2020
1.62$ 3.54 4.60%
5Y -2.69 11/2017
10/2022
0.87$ -0.02 0.99$ 3.74 1.20$ 9.52 1.57$ 14.75 03/2016
02/2021
1.98$ 2.50 14.67%
6Y -1.20 02/2018
01/2024
0.93$ 0.75 1.04$ 3.40 1.22$ 7.90 1.57$ 10.98 02/2016
01/2022
1.86$ 0.41 4.76%
7Y -0.80 04/2013
03/2020
0.94$ 2.90 1.22$ 4.85 1.39$ 6.21 1.52$ 7.47 02/2014
01/2021
1.65$ 4.03 1.96%
8Y 0.39 11/2014
10/2022
1.03$ 1.94 1.16$ 4.69 1.44$ 5.99 1.59$ 7.31 07/2013
06/2021
1.75$ 6.73 0.00%
9Y 0.50 11/2013
10/2022
1.04$ 1.53 1.14$ 2.59 1.25$ 3.52 1.36$ 4.06 01/2013
12/2021
1.43$ 2.96 0.00%
10Y 1.36 01/2013
12/2022
1.14$ 1.51 1.16$ 2.28 1.25$ 3.24 1.37$ 3.70 08/2013
07/2023
1.43$ 3.24 0.00%
11Y 1.87 02/2013
01/2024
1.22$ 1.87 1.22$ 2.25 1.27$ 2.37 1.29$ 2.37 03/2013
02/2024
1.29$ 2.37 0.00%
Annualized rolling and percentiles/median returns over full calendar month periods
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Rolling
Period
Worst Period
15th Percentile
50th Percentile
85th Percentile
Best Period
Latest Negative
Periods
Ann.
Return
From
To
Growth
of 1$
Ann.
Return
Growth
of 1$
Ann.
Return
Growth
of 1$
Ann.
Return
Growth
of 1$
Ann.
Return
From
To
Growth
of 1$
1Y -34.84 11/2021
10/2022
0.65$ -17.99 0.82$ -0.22 0.99$ 19.01 1.19$ 58.30 04/2020
03/2021
1.58$ 6.62 52.03%
2Y -18.30 06/2021
05/2023
0.66$ -11.00 0.79$ -1.19 0.97$ 12.19 1.25$ 28.39 02/2016
01/2018
1.64$ -7.59 54.05%
3Y -11.19 02/2021
01/2024
0.70$ -5.34 0.84$ 1.08 1.03$ 6.99 1.22$ 11.94 02/2016
01/2019
1.40$ -10.35 37.37%
4Y -5.69 10/2018
09/2022
0.79$ -2.86 0.89$ 1.69 1.06$ 5.93 1.25$ 10.73 01/2017
12/2020
1.50$ -0.96 37.93%
5Y -6.30 11/2017
10/2022
0.72$ -2.86 0.86$ 1.28 1.06$ 6.60 1.37$ 12.37 03/2016
02/2021
1.79$ -1.54 34.67%
6Y -4.74 02/2018
01/2024
0.74$ -1.86 0.89$ 1.09 1.06$ 5.91 1.41$ 8.09 09/2015
08/2021
1.59$ -3.14 31.75%
7Y -2.28 04/2013
03/2020
0.85$ -0.17 0.98$ 1.70 1.12$ 3.62 1.28$ 5.80 02/2014
01/2021
1.48$ 0.55 15.69%
8Y -2.41 11/2014
10/2022
0.82$ -0.95 0.92$ 1.65 1.14$ 3.71 1.33$ 5.28 07/2013
06/2021
1.50$ 3.24 30.77%
9Y -2.17 11/2013
10/2022
0.82$ -1.32 0.88$ -0.21 0.98$ 0.99 1.09$ 1.84 01/2013
12/2021
1.17$ -0.13 59.26%
10Y -1.24 11/2013
10/2023
0.88$ -1.20 0.88$ -0.41 0.95$ 0.47 1.04$ 0.95 08/2013
07/2023
1.09$ 0.45 66.67%
11Y -0.78 02/2013
01/2024
0.91$ -0.78 0.91$ -0.40 0.95$ -0.24 0.97$ -0.24 03/2013
02/2024
0.97$ -0.24 100.00%
Annualized rolling and percentiles/median returns over full calendar month periods

Annualized Rolling Returns - 1 Year (12 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return +1.13% +62.45%
Apr 2020 - Mar 2021
-29.79%
Nov 2021 - Oct 2022
45.53%
56 out of 123
US Inflation Adjusted -0.22% +58.30%
Apr 2020 - Mar 2021
-34.84%
Nov 2021 - Oct 2022
52.03%
64 out of 123
1 Year Annualized Rolling Returns
Timeframes ending in every month
1 Year Annualized Rolling Returns
Annualized Rolling Return Distribution

Annualized Rolling Returns - 2 Years (24 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return +0.24% +31.38%
Feb 2016 - Jan 2018
-14.27%
Apr 2018 - Mar 2020
46.85%
52 out of 111
US Inflation Adjusted -1.19% +28.39%
Feb 2016 - Jan 2018
-18.30%
Jun 2021 - May 2023
54.05%
60 out of 111
2 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Timeframes ending in every month
2 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Annualized Rolling Return Distribution

Annualized Rolling Returns - 3 Years (36 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return +4.47% +14.23%
Feb 2016 - Jan 2019
-8.58%
Feb 2013 - Jan 2016
24.24%
24 out of 99
US Inflation Adjusted +1.08% +11.94%
Feb 2016 - Jan 2019
-11.19%
Feb 2021 - Jan 2024
37.37%
37 out of 99
3 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Timeframes ending in every month
3 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Annualized Rolling Return Distribution

Annualized Rolling Returns - 4 Years (48 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return +3.79% +12.87%
Jan 2017 - Dec 2020
-2.96%
Jan 2013 - Dec 2016
4.60%
4 out of 87
US Inflation Adjusted +1.69% +10.73%
Jan 2017 - Dec 2020
-5.69%
Oct 2018 - Sep 2022
37.93%
33 out of 87
4 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Timeframes ending in every month
4 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Annualized Rolling Return Distribution

Annualized Rolling Returns - 5 Years (60 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return +3.74% +14.75%
Mar 2016 - Feb 2021
-2.69%
Nov 2017 - Oct 2022
14.67%
11 out of 75
US Inflation Adjusted +1.28% +12.37%
Mar 2016 - Feb 2021
-6.30%
Nov 2017 - Oct 2022
34.67%
26 out of 75
5 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Timeframes ending in every month
5 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Annualized Rolling Return Distribution

Annualized Rolling Returns - 6 Years (72 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return +3.40% +10.98%
Feb 2016 - Jan 2022
-1.20%
Feb 2018 - Jan 2024
4.76%
3 out of 63
US Inflation Adjusted +1.09% +8.09%
Sep 2015 - Aug 2021
-4.74%
Feb 2018 - Jan 2024
31.75%
20 out of 63
6 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Timeframes ending in every month
6 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Annualized Rolling Return Distribution

Annualized Rolling Returns - 7 Years (84 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return +4.85% +7.47%
Feb 2014 - Jan 2021
-0.80%
Apr 2013 - Mar 2020
1.96%
1 out of 51
US Inflation Adjusted +1.70% +5.80%
Feb 2014 - Jan 2021
-2.28%
Apr 2013 - Mar 2020
15.69%
8 out of 51
7 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Timeframes ending in every month
7 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Annualized Rolling Return Distribution

Annualized Rolling Returns - 8 Years (96 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return +4.69% +7.31%
Jul 2013 - Jun 2021
+0.39%
Nov 2014 - Oct 2022
0.00%
0 out of 39
US Inflation Adjusted +1.65% +5.28%
Jul 2013 - Jun 2021
-2.41%
Nov 2014 - Oct 2022
30.77%
12 out of 39
8 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Timeframes ending in every month
8 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Annualized Rolling Return Distribution

Annualized Rolling Returns - 9 Years (108 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return +2.59% +4.06%
Jan 2013 - Dec 2021
+0.50%
Nov 2013 - Oct 2022
0.00%
0 out of 27
US Inflation Adjusted -0.21% +1.84%
Jan 2013 - Dec 2021
-2.17%
Nov 2013 - Oct 2022
59.26%
16 out of 27
9 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Timeframes ending in every month
9 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Annualized Rolling Return Distribution

Annualized Rolling Returns - 10 Years (120 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return +2.28% +3.70%
Aug 2013 - Jul 2023
+1.36%
Jan 2013 - Dec 2022
0.00%
0 out of 15
US Inflation Adjusted -0.41% +0.95%
Aug 2013 - Jul 2023
-1.24%
Nov 2013 - Oct 2023
66.67%
10 out of 15
10 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Timeframes ending in every month
10 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Annualized Rolling Return Distribution

Annualized Rolling Returns - 11 Years (132 months)

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Median Best Worst Negative Periods
Annualized Rolling Return +2.25% +2.37%
Mar 2013 - Feb 2024
+1.87%
Feb 2013 - Jan 2024
0.00%
0 out of 3
US Inflation Adjusted -0.40% -0.24%
Mar 2013 - Feb 2024
-0.78%
Feb 2013 - Jan 2024
100.00%
3 out of 3
11 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Timeframes ending in every month
11 Years Annualized Rolling Returns
Annualized Rolling Return Distribution

To obtain comprehensive information, please consult the iShares Core MSCI Emerging Markets (IEMG) ETF: Historical Returns page.