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

NASDAQ: QCLN · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
54.75
-0.50 (-0.90%)
At close: Dec 9, 2022 4:00 PM
54.46
-0.29 (-0.53%)
After-hours: Dec 9, 2022 7:04 PM EST
-0.9%
Assets $1.93B
NAV $54.75
Expense Ratio 0.58%
PE Ratio 35.90
Shares Out 35.25M
Dividend (ttm) $0.07
Dividend Yield 0.13%
Ex-Dividend Date Sep 23, 2022
1-Year Return -23.97%
Volume 104,941
Open 54.94
Previous Close 55.25
Day's Range 54.63 - 55.56
52-Week Low 44.25
52-Week High 72.41
Beta 1.47
Holdings 63
Inception Date Feb 8, 2007

About QCLN

The First Trust NASDAQ Clean Edge Green Energy Index Fund (QCLN) is an exchange-traded fund that is based on the NASDAQ Clean Edge Green Energy index, a market-cap-weighted index of US-listed firms involved in clean energy. QCLN was launched on Feb 8, 2007 and is managed by First Trust.

Asset Class Equity
Sector Natural Resources
Region Global
Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Ticker Symbol QCLN
Issuer Website First Trust
Index Tracked NASDAQ Clean Edge Green Energy

Top 10 Holdings

60.03% of assets
Name Symbol Weight
Enphase Energy, Inc. ENPH 10.10%
ON Semiconductor Corporation ON 9.28%
Albemarle Corporation ALB 8.64%
Rivian Automotive, Inc. RIVN 7.70%
Tesla, Inc. TSLA 5.69%
SolarEdge Technologies, Inc. SEDG 5.17%
First Solar, Inc. FSLR 5.16%
Wolfspeed, Inc. WOLF 3.36%
Lucid Group, Inc. LCID 2.56%
Brookfield Renewable Partners LP BEP.UN.TO 2.38%
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Dividends

Ex-Dividend Amount Pay Date
Sep 23, 2022 $0.0575 Sep 30, 2022
Jun 24, 2022 $0.0114 Jun 30, 2022
Jun 24, 2021 $0.0069 Jun 30, 2021
Dec 24, 2020 $0.0708 Dec 31, 2020
Sep 24, 2020 $0.0178 Sep 30, 2020
Jun 25, 2020 $0.0704 Jun 30, 2020
Full Dividend History

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