First Trust NASDAQ Clean Edge Green Energy Index Fund (QCLN)

NASDAQ: QCLN · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
62.29 -1.25 (-1.97%)
Jan 18, 2022 10:01 AM EST - Market open
Expense Ratio0.60%
PE Ratio38.26
Shares Out40.85M
Dividend (ttm)$0.01
Dividend Yield0.01%
Ex-Dividend DateJun 24, 2021
1-Year Return-25.39%
Previous Close63.54
Day's Range61.54 - 62.42
52-Week Low53.46
52-Week High53.46
Inception DateFeb 8, 2007

About QCLN

The fund will normally invest at least 90% of its net assets (including investment borrowings) in the common stocks and depositary receipts that comprise the index. The index is designed to track the performance of small, mid and large capitalization clean energy companies that are publicly traded in the United States. It is non-diversified.

Asset ClassEquity
SectorNatural Resources
IssuerFirst Trust Portfolios
Stock ExchangeNASDAQ
Ticker SymbolQCLN
Index TrackedNASDAQ Clean Edge Green Energy Index

Top 10 Holdings

56.53% of assets
ON SemiconductorON8.51%
NIO Inc.NIO7.64%
Enphase EnergyENPH5.52%
SolarEdge TechnologiesSEDG3.74%
Brookfield Renewable Partners LPBEP.UN.TO2.89%
Plug PowerPLUG2.84%
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Ex-DividendAmountPay Date
Dec 23, 2021$0.000Dec 31, 2021
Sep 23, 2021$0.000Sep 30, 2021
Jun 24, 2021$0.0069Jun 30, 2021
Mar 25, 2021$0.000Mar 31, 2021
Dec 24, 2020$0.0708Dec 31, 2020
Sep 24, 2020$0.0178Sep 30, 2020
Full Dividend History


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