KraneShares MSCI China Clean Technology ETF (KGRN)

NYSEARCA: KGRN · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
+0.81 (3.04%)
Mar 21, 2023, 3:25 PM EDT - Market open
Assets $89.79M
Expense Ratio 0.78%
PE Ratio 12.24
Shares Out 3.40M
Dividend (ttm) $0.54
Dividend Yield 1.96%
Ex-Dividend Date Dec 28, 2022
Payout Ratio 24.10%
1-Year Return -27.97%
Volume 243,402
Open 27.00
Previous Close 26.60
Day's Range 26.95 - 27.43
52-Week Low 24.10
52-Week High 42.75
Beta 0.65
Holdings 53
Inception Date Oct 13, 2017

About KGRN

The KraneShares MSCI China Clean Technology ETF (KGRN) is an exchange-traded fund that is based on the MSCI China IMI Environment 10-40 index. The fund tracks an index of Chinese companies that derive at least 50% of their revenue from products and services that benefit the environment. KGRN was launched on Oct 13, 2017 and is managed by KraneShares.

Asset Class Equity
Category China Region
Region Asia-Pacific
Stock Exchange NYSEARCA
Ticker Symbol KGRN
Index Tracked MSCI China IMI Environment 10-40

Top 10 Holdings

60.82% of assets
Name Symbol Weight
Li Auto Inc Ordinary Shares - Class A 2015.HK 8.75%
Contemporary Amperex Technology Co Ltd Class A 300750.SZ 8.47%
NIO Inc. NIO 8.04%
BYD Co Ltd Class H BY6.DE 7.62%
Yadea Group Holdings Ltd Shs Unitary 144A/RegS 1585.HK 5.11%
Xinyi Solar Holdings Ltd 968.HK 4.85%
China Conch Venture Holdings Ltd 586.HK 4.63%
Zhuzhou CRRC Times Electric Co Ltd Class H 3898.HK 4.48%
XPeng Inc Class A 9868.HK 4.45%
LONGi Green Energy Technology Co Ltd Class A 601012.SS 4.42%
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Ex-Dividend Amount Pay Date
Dec 28, 2022 $0.53819 Dec 30, 2022
Dec 29, 2021 $0.18938 Dec 31, 2021
Dec 29, 2020 $0.00261 Dec 31, 2020
Dec 27, 2019 $1.08815 Dec 31, 2019
Dec 26, 2018 $0.35771 Dec 28, 2018
Full Dividend History


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1 month ago - ETF Trends

China Clean Tech Dominance Highlights KGRN Opportunity

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1 month ago - ETF Trends

China Growth Outlook Could Boost This ETF in 2023

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2 months ago - ETF Trends

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China Funds Lead ETFs Higher

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China Remains World's Renewable Powerhouse: KGRN Captures

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4 months ago - ETF Trends

KGRN Could Be Key for Tapping Into China's Renewable Energy Agenda

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ETFs to Access the Growth Potential of China's Markets

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Playing the Semiconductor and Cleantech Growth Potential in China

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1 year ago - ETF Trends

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1 year ago - ETF Trends

Play the Renewable Energy Transition With KGRN

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How Abandoned Coal Mines Could Provide Sustainable Heat

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1 year ago - ETF Trends

KGRN Will Benefit from Overturned Solar Panel Tariffs

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1 year ago - ETF Trends

China and U.S. in Agreement Over Climate Change

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1 year ago - ETF Trends

Is the Time Ripe to Buy Beaten-Down China ETFs?

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1 year ago - ETFcom

China Expanding Blue Skies Initiative to Curb Pollution

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1 year ago - ETF Trends

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