QCLN First Trust NASDAQ Clean Edge Green Energy

Price $14.90
Today's Change -0.33 (-2.17%)
Today's Volume 14.32 K
3:53pm (ET) 04/29/16

Overall Rating

B

22
as of 04/29/16

Rating Details

89
65
22
Segment Average
  • Overview
  • Efficiency
    89
  • Tradability
    65
  • Fit
    22

QCLN Fund Description

The First Trust NASDAQ Clean Edge Green Energy Index Fund tracks a market-cap-weighted index of US-listed firms involved in clean energy.

QCLN FactSet Analytics Insight

QCLN holds a broad portfolio of US-listedQCLN holds a broad portfolio of US-listed firms in the clean energy industry firms in the clean energy industry. Eligible companies must be manufacturers, developers, distributors, or installers of one of the following four sub-sectors: advanced materials (that enable clean-energy or reduce the need for petroleum products), energy intelligence (smart grid), energy storage and conversion (hybrid batteries), or renewable electricity generation (solar, wind, geothermal, etc). Because there is subjectivity in classifying companies as “clean energy”, potential investors would be well-served by reviewing the fund’s portfolio to make sure your definition of “clean energy” matches QCLN’s. This ETF is among the least expensive and most liquid funds in its segment, making it a strong contender for investors considering the space. (Insight updated 09/17/15)

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  • 1 Year
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Performance [as of 04/28/16] 1 Month 3 Month YTD 1 Year 3 Years 5 Years 10 Years
QCLN4.75%9.41%-4.84%-20.93%9.91%-1.18%--
QCLN (NAV)4.78%9.51%-4.51%-20.89%10.07%-1.16%--
NASDAQ Clean Edge Green Energy Index3.41%9.38%-4.69%-20.96%9.96%-1.31%--
All returns over 1 year are annualized. All returns are total returns unless otherwise stated.

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QCLN Summary Data

First Trust
02/08/07
Open-Ended Fund
0.60%
$64.79 M
$138.04 K
0.23%

QCLN Portfolio Data

$6.68 B
-40.68
2.02
0.85%
06/22/16
40

QCLN Index Data

NASDAQ Clean Edge Green Energy Index
Market Cap
Market Cap
Thomson Reuters Global Renewable Energy
Total Return
  • 1 Month
  • 3 Months
  • YTD
  • 1 Year
  • 3 Years
  • 5 Years
  • Max
Performance [as of 04/28/16] 1 Month 3 Month YTD 1 Year 3 Years 5 Years 10 Years
QCLN4.75%9.41%-4.84%-20.93%9.91%-1.18%--
QCLN (NAV)4.78%9.51%-4.51%-20.89%10.07%-1.16%--
NASDAQ Clean Edge Green Energy Index3.41%9.38%-4.69%-20.96%9.96%-1.31%--
Thomson Reuters Global Renewable Energy0.02%3.11%-12.09%-23.09%28.35%-5.42%--
All returns over 1 year are annualized. All returns are total returns unless otherwise stated.

QCLN Portfolio Management

0.60%
-0.01%
0.17%
-0.12%

QCLN Tax Exposures

20.00% / 39.60%
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Qualified dividends
No

QCLN Fund Structure

Open-Ended Fund
No
Yes
100% / 0%
N/A
N/A
Low
Daily
Average Spread
Premium/Discount
Volume

QCLN FactSet Analytics Block Liquidity

As of 04/29/16
5
4
3
2
1

This measurement shows how easy it is to trade 25,000 shares of QCLN. QCLN is rated a 4 out of 5.

QCLN Tradability

9,320
$138.04 K
8,273
$118.05 K
0.23%
$0.04
0%
0.77% / -0.82%
None
100.00%
50,000
0.17
0.06%
0.14%
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$15.23
4

QCLN Performance Statistics

0.30
0.45
0.64
0.20
1.35%
Thomson Reuters Global Renewable Energy