Nuveen ESG Small-Cap ETF (NUSC)

BATS: NUSC · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
+1.21 (3.49%)
Jun 2, 2023, 4:00 PM EDT - Market closed
Assets $985.60M
Expense Ratio 0.30%
PE Ratio 20.51
Shares Out 27.50M
Dividend (ttm) $0.40
Dividend Yield 1.11%
Ex-Dividend Date Dec 15, 2022
Payout Ratio 22.66%
1-Year Return -2.61%
Volume 93,414
Open 35.00
Previous Close 34.63
Day's Range 35.00 - 35.84
52-Week Low 31.30
52-Week High 39.32
Beta 1.13
Holdings 539
Inception Date Dec 13, 2016

About NUSC

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The Nuveen ESG Small-Cap ETF (NUSC) is an exchange-traded fund that is based on the MSCI TIAA ESG USA Small Cap index. The fund tracks a multi-factor-weighted index of small-cap companies listed on US exchanges. Holdings are screened for environmental, social, and governance (ESG) criteria. NUSC was launched on Dec 13, 2016 and is managed by Nuveen.

Asset Class Equity
Category Small Blend
Region North America
Stock Exchange BATS
Ticker Symbol NUSC
Issuer Nuveen
Index Tracked MSCI TIAA ESG USA Small Cap

Top 10 Holdings

16.56% of assets
Name Symbol Weight
Us Dollars n/a 9.85%
Service Corporation International SCI 0.89%
WEX Inc. WEX 0.81%
US Foods Holding Corp. USFD 0.76%
EMCOR Group, Inc. EME 0.76%
Rambus Inc. RMBS 0.73%
SiteOne Landscape Supply, Inc. SITE 0.73%
Murphy USA Inc. MUSA 0.68%
First American Financial Corporation FAF 0.68%
Karuna Therapeutics, Inc. KRTX 0.67%
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Ex-Dividend Amount Pay Date
Dec 15, 2022 $0.3959 Dec 19, 2022
Dec 16, 2021 $2.9659 Dec 20, 2021
Dec 17, 2020 $0.1991 Dec 21, 2020
Dec 27, 2019 $0.2813 Dec 31, 2019
Dec 26, 2018 $0.976 Dec 31, 2018
Dec 26, 2017 $0.267 Dec 29, 2017
Full Dividend History


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1 year ago - ETFcom

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2 years ago - ETF Trends

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2 years ago - Kiplinger

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2 years ago - PRNewsWire

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2 years ago - ETF Trends

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2 years ago - ETF Trends

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2 years ago - ETF Trends

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2 years ago - ETF Trends

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2 years ago - CNBC

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3 years ago - ETF Trends

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3 years ago - ETF Trends

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3 years ago - Benzinga

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3 years ago - ETF Trends