IQ Engender Equality ETF (EQUL)

NYSEARCA: EQUL · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
0.00 (0.00%)
At close: Mar 20, 2023, 12:00 AM
+0.32 (1.48%)
After-hours: Mar 21, 2023, 8:00 PM EDT
Assets $5.35M
Expense Ratio 0.45%
PE Ratio 13.70
Shares Out 250,000
Dividend (ttm) $0.33
Dividend Yield 1.54%
Ex-Dividend Date Dec 16, 2022
Payout Ratio 20.34%
1-Year Return -2.59%
Volume n/a
Open 22.36
Previous Close 21.39
Day's Range 21.04 - 22.08
52-Week Low 19.12
52-Week High 23.92
Beta 0.95
Holdings 75
Inception Date Oct 21, 2021

About EQUL

The IQ Engender Equality ETF (EQUL) is an exchange-traded fund that mostly invests in large cap equity. The fund tracks an equal-weighted index of 75 large-cap US stocks with the highest gender diversity scores. Holdings are screened for various ESG factors. EQUL was launched on Oct 21, 2021 and is managed by IndexIQ.

Asset Class Equity
Category Large Value
Region North America
Stock Exchange NYSEARCA
Ticker Symbol EQUL
Issuer IndexIQ
Index Tracked Solactive Equileap US Select Gender Equality

Top 10 Holdings

17.41% of assets
Name Symbol Weight
Spotify Technology S.A. SPOT 2.31%
Meta Platforms, Inc. META 2.26%
Salesforce, Inc. CRM 1.97%
Uber Technologies, Inc. UBER 1.68%
Omnicom Group Inc. OMC 1.57%
Zoetis Inc. ZTS 1.56%
DoorDash, Inc. DASH 1.53%
Zillow Group, Inc. Z 1.52%
Target Corporation TGT 1.52%
Illumina, Inc. ILMN 1.49%
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Ex-Dividend Amount Pay Date
Dec 16, 2022 $0.0844 Dec 22, 2022
Sep 16, 2022 $0.06849 Sep 22, 2022
Jun 17, 2022 $0.0872 Jun 24, 2022
Mar 18, 2022 $0.08965 Mar 24, 2022
Dec 20, 2021 $0.07274 Dec 27, 2021
Full Dividend History


Gender Equality Emerges as Viable Investment Strategy

Critics are happy and quick to point out that many environmental, social, and governance (ESG) investing strategies faltered last year, but they're also ignoring some of the bright spots in the ESG la...

1 month ago - ETF Trends

Important Trend Highlights Viability of EQUL ETF

An increasing number of Black women are joining boards of directors at S&P 500 companies — a trend that could bode well for gender-lens investing. Among the reasons that gender-focused investing is ga...

1 month ago - ETF Trends

Expect Gender Lens Investing to Gain Momentum This Year

Environmental, social, and governance (ESG) investing is rapidly evolving and much of that evolution includes an increased emphasis on social and governance issues.

2 months ago - ETF Trends

Gender Lens Investing Came Into Focus in 2022

Among the variety of themes and trends emerging from the world of environmental, social, and governance (ESG) investing this year is the expansion of more nuanced themes, including climate awareness a...

2 months ago - ETF Trends

EQUL Could Be in 2023 Spotlight as Gender Investing Focus Rises

Among the many themes advisors and investors will be paying attention to next year, continued adoption of environmental, social, and governance (ESG) investing products is sure to be on that list. Spe...

3 months ago - ETF Trends

Evaluate EQUL for Sharper Focus on Governance

Environmental, social, and governance (ESG) investing long ago conquered environmental issues, leading to the creation of an array of dedicated climate and decarbonization exchange traded funds. More ...

4 months ago - ETF Trends

Gender Lens Investing Supported by Strong Data

Gender lens investing is commanding more attention among asset allocators and retail investors. The good news is that this style is supported by compelling data.

4 months ago - ETF Trends

Gender Investing Made Easier With EQUL

The evolution of environmental, social, and governance (ESG) investing is leading to derivative concepts, one of which is gender-driven, or gender lens, investing. In theory, the concept is easy to un...

5 months ago - ETF Trends

EQUL Excellent Idea for Closing Gender Investing Gap

Gender investing is a relatively new phenomenon on the broader environmental, social, and governance (ESG) stage, but it is a credible avenue for investors looking to take proactive roles in terms of ...

7 months ago - ETF Trends

Evaluate EQUL for Gender Investing Myth-Busting

Gender-focused or gender lens investing is garnering more attention. That's a positive, but there's also a need to demystify this investing style.

7 months ago - ETF Trends

Evaluate EQUL for Gender Lens Investing

As the environmental, social, and governance (ESG) investing landscape expands, asset allocators, companies, and retail investors are paying more attention to socially responsible investing (SRI). SRI...

9 months ago - ETF Trends

SEC Extends ESG Comment Deadline, EQUL Already Ahead

The Securities and Exchange Commission announced yesterday in a press release that it would be extending the comment period from the public for its regulation regarding climate disclosures that will b...

11 months ago - ETF Trends

Companies Continue to Miss the Bar on Executive Representation

Women have been graduating from colleges and universities at an equal, if not greater, rate than men for the last 50 years, but only 6% of CEOs and 15% of CFOs in the U.S. are women, reports CNBC. Hea...

11 months ago - ETF Trends

Target Is Boosting Black Women Entrepreneurs, EQUL Invests

The employment gap has only grown larger between men and women during the pandemic, with Black women hit particularly hard. Target is working to close that gap by providing diversity programs, start-u...

11 months ago - ETF Trends

How to Invest in Diversity, Heart Health, and Good Causes

Regulation concerning ESG metrics reported by countries and utilized by funds is in the works in the U.S. For now, however, regulation remains nonexistent as the SEC ponders how to apply a regulatory ...

Other symbols: HART
1 year ago - ETF Trends

Judge Jackson's Confirmation Highlights Women's Struggles

Judge Ketanji Brown Jackson was confirmed Thursday as the next justice for the Supreme Court in a 53-47 vote in the Senate, reported the Wall Street Journal. Judge Jackson becomes just the sixth woman...

1 year ago - ETF Trends

EQUL: An Equal-Weight Fund With an Impact

Volatility seems to be a predominant theme for markets so far in 2022, and advisors are pivoting their investments into a number of different strategies to help mitigate portfolio volatility for clien...

1 year ago - ETF Trends

Pandemic Widens the Gender Gap, EQUL Pushes Back

The gender pay gap and focus on diversity at the executive level of companies have taken a more central role in recent years with the rise of funds focused on governance practices and the recognition ...

1 year ago - ETF Trends

More Women in the Boardroom Equals a Better Business; EQUL Invests

The most recent corporate gender diversity survey by Moody's Investors Service found that 29% of corporate board seats in North American and Europe were held by women in 2022, a 5% increase over two y...

1 year ago - ETF Trends

IndexIQ Adds 3 Dual Impact ETFs

The issuer launched three funds that will donate a portion of their management fees to various nonprofits.

Other symbols: CLNROCEN
1 year ago - ETFcom

New York Life Investments Expands Its Dual Impact Lineup With The Launch Of Three Thematic ETFs

NEW YORK, Oct. 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- IndexIQ, a New York Life Investments company, today announced the expansion of its Dual Impact family of thematic investment strategies with the launch of three...

Other symbols: CLNROCEN
1 year ago - PRNewsWire