FlexShares STOXX Global Broad Infrastructure Index Fund (NFRA)

NYSEARCA: NFRA · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
52.70
-0.30 (-0.57%)
Feb 1, 2023, 11:10 AM EST - Market open
-0.57%
Assets $2.46B
Expense Ratio 0.47%
PE Ratio 24.90
Shares Out 46.80M
Dividend (ttm) $1.15
Dividend Yield 2.19%
Ex-Dividend Date Dec 16, 2022
Payout Ratio 55.50%
1-Year Return -5.73%
Volume 15,034
Open 52.81
Previous Close 53.00
Day's Range 52.68 - 52.90
52-Week Low 43.81
52-Week High 58.48
Beta 0.74
Holdings 211
Inception Date Oct 8, 2013

About NFRA

The FlexShares STOXX Global Broad Infrastructure Index Fund (NFRA) is an exchange-traded fund that is based on the STOXX Global Broad Infrastructure index, a market-cap-weighted index of global infrastructure companies from developed and emerging markets. NFRA was launched on Oct 8, 2013 and is managed by FlexShares.

Asset Class Equity
Category Infrastructure
Region Global
Stock Exchange NYSEARCA
Ticker Symbol NFRA
Issuer Website FlexShares
Index Tracked STOXX Global Broad Infrastructure

Top 10 Holdings

29.48% of assets
Name Symbol Weight
Canadian National Railway Co CNR.TO 4.10%
Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd CP.TO 4.00%
Verizon Communications Inc. VZ 3.05%
Comcast Corporation CMCSA 2.99%
Enbridge Inc ENB.TO 2.72%
Deutsche Telekom AG DTE.DE 2.63%
NextEra Energy, Inc. NEE 2.63%
AT&T Inc. T 2.53%
Nippon Telegraph & Telephone Corp 9432.T 2.50%
Deutsche Post AG DPW.DE 2.32%
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Dividends

Ex-Dividend Amount Pay Date
Dec 16, 2022 $0.23348 Dec 22, 2022
Sep 16, 2022 $0.28829 Sep 22, 2022
Jun 17, 2022 $0.46176 Jun 24, 2022
Mar 18, 2022 $0.16795 Mar 24, 2022
Dec 30, 2021 $0.05569 Jan 4, 2022
Dec 17, 2021 $0.52046 Dec 23, 2021
Full Dividend History

News

Under the Hood of NFRA, FlexShares' Popular Infrastructure ETF

The FlexShares STOXX Global Broad Infrastructure Index Fund (NFRA) has been FlexShares' most popular ETF for the past two months, as measured by monthly net inflows.  The fund accreted $104 million in...

6 months ago - ETF Trends

These 3 FlexShares ETFs Saw Greatest July Flows

After U.S. equities posted their worst first-half performance since 1970, they pulled off a stellar comeback in July. During the month, three funds in FlexShares' lineup of ETFs saw notable inflows as...

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6 months ago - ETF Trends

Complement Your High Yield Portfolio With Real Assets

Real assets, particularly infrastructure, are highly complementary to high-yield fixed income investments.  One pairing that works well together is the FlexShares High Yield Value-Score Bond Index Fun...

Other symbols: HYGV
6 months ago - ETF Trends

Investors Are Buying This ETF to Protect Against Long-Term Inflation

The FlexShares STOXX Global Broad Infrastructure Index Fund (NFRA) saw greater inflows in June than any other fund in FlexShares' ETF lineup as investors look for income and portfolio diversification....

7 months ago - ETF Trends

Investors Allocated to These 4 FlexShares ETFs in June

The top four ETFs in FlexShares' line-up that took in the most new assets in June are funds that offer potential upside in an inflationary environment, including real assets and income-generating fund...

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7 months ago - ETF Trends

As Equity Correlations Surge Upwards, Diversify With Real Assets

U.S. equity correlations are at an extreme compared to historical norms, according to S&P Dow Jones Indices. As the U.S. equity benchmark completed its worst first half since 1970 with an 8% monthly d...

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7 months ago - ETF Trends

NFRA Takes in Nearly $100 Million in Last 4 Weeks

Investors seeking income and portfolio diversification may benefit from infrastructure investments. The FlexShares STOXX Global Broad Infrastructure Index Fund (NFRA) has seen over $97 million in net ...

7 months ago - ETF Trends

Add Infrastructure to Your Portfolio With This ETF

After decades of neglect, the need to ramp up spending on infrastructure has come to the forefront, presenting an attractive investment opportunity. The term infrastructure refers to fundamental facil...

8 months ago - ETF Trends

The Case for Diversified Exposure to Energy Markets

Despite the dramatic impact of recent energy price movements on the equity markets, investors should be cautious about making short-term, tactical movements in their portfolios.  Surging oil prices fo...

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8 months ago - ETF Trends

Invest in Infrastructure With This ETF

To kick off Infrastructure Week, the White House has announced that 4,300 projects with more than $110 billion in funding are underway to fix deteriorating roads, improve the electrical grid, and expa...

9 months ago - ETF Trends

When Inflation Hits, Get Infrastructure Exposure With This ETF

Real estate isn't the only asset allocation in town that can give investors real asset exposure to hedge against inflation. Infrastructure is also a niche sector that investors may want to consider du...

10 months ago - ETF Trends

4 ETFs to Outrun Inflation as Real Asset Demand Reaches Fever Pitch

With rampant global inflation, real assets are the apple of investors' eyes. Tangible asset exposure can come in the form of exchange traded funds (ETFs) with product offerings from FlexShares.

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10 months ago - ETF Trends

Expect Infrastructure Investments to Reach Record High in 2022

In 2022, global assets under management for infrastructure investments will reach a record high of $950 billion, according to a report by Boston Consulting Group and EDHECinfra, “Infrastructure Strate...

11 months ago - ETF Trends

How to Inflation-Proof Your Portfolio

Investors can incorporate exposure to certain asset classes to help mitigate the corrosive effects of inflation on a traditional portfolio. Inflation in the U.S. has continued to increase.

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1 year ago - ETF Trends

3 FlexShares ETFs to Counter Inflation and Volatility

Rising inflation and the pandemic are enough to build a wall of worry for investors, but three exchange traded funds (ETFs) from FlexShares can help alleviate the anxiety. To address inflation, invest...

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1 year ago - ETF Trends

ETF Flows Show That Demand for Infrastructure Rose in 2021

The ETF industry took in $800 billion in net inflows, making 2021 a memorable year thus far, and one area that came to the forefront was infrastructure. In 2020, pandemic-fueled equities favored disru...

1 year ago - ETF Trends

Infrastructure Stocks Pop as Biden Signs the Spending Bill. Investors Should Focus on the Long Play.

Stocks like builders of electric charging stations EVgo and Volta or suppliers of sand and asphalt like Vulcan and Martin Marietta Materials will be working on projects long after the supply and labor...

1 year ago - Barrons

Infrastructure-Stock Plays Are Here for the Long Term

This week's infrastructure legislation—and rally in the stocks—is just a start. Analysts say that infrastructure projects will stretch many years in the future.

1 year ago - Barrons

Infrastructure Euphoria Can Provide Global Opportunities

The House of Representatives passing the trillion-dollar infrastructure plan was bound to tee up investor interest, but a global opportunity is also brewing. “Stocks tied to infrastructure moved highe...

1 year ago - ETF Trends

An ETF to Watch After House Passes Infrastructure Bill

After an uphill climb on Capitol Hill, the trillion-dollar infrastructure plan passed through the House of Representatives, paving the way for various ETF opportunities, with the most obvious being fo...

1 year ago - ETF Trends

Get a Diversified Approach to Infrastructure With NFRA

While ETFs have given investors access to infrastructure investing, a one-size-fits-all approach may not be ideal. As such, there's a diversified option with the FlexShares STOXX Global Broad Infrastr...

1 year ago - ETF Trends

Accessing Infrastructure Is Easier Than Ever With NFRA

Getting infrastructure exposure used to be relegated to institutional investors, but now all investors can access the sector with funds like the FlexShares STOXX Global Broad Infrastructure Index Fund...

1 year ago - ETF Trends

Interested in Infrastructure? Consider the NFRA ETF

The recent passage of the U.S. infrastructure plan through the Senate is giving infrastructure funds a lot to cheer about—including the FlexShares STOXX Global Broad Infrastructure Index Fund (NFRA). ...

1 year ago - ETF Trends

Think Infrastructure Investing is Hard to Access? Not With “NFRA”

The creation of exchange-traded funds (ETFs) has given investors access to an infrastructure industry that was once more difficult to access with funds like the FlexShares STOXX Global Broad Infrastru...

1 year ago - ETF Trends

Get Exposure to the Future of Infrastructure With “NFRA”

Getting infrastructure exposures is more than just taking advantage of a hot trend, especially with exchange-traded funds (ETFs) such as the FlexShares STOXX Global Broad Infrastructure Index Fund (NF...

1 year ago - ETF Trends