VanEck Vectors Global Alternative Energy ETF (SMOG)

NYSEARCA: SMOG · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
137.29
-1.55 (-1.11%)
Aug 9, 2022 10:01 AM EDT - Market open
-1.11%
Assets $244.14M
NAV $137.16
Expense Ratio 0.55%
PE Ratio 27.52
Shares Out 1.78M
Dividend (ttm) $0.71
Dividend Yield 0.52%
Ex-Dividend Date Dec 20, 2021
1-Year Return -13.63%
Volume 639
Open 137.82
Previous Close 138.83
Day's Range 137.29 - 137.82
52-Week Low 111.47
52-Week High 179.76
Beta 1.27
Holdings 78
Inception Date May 3, 2007

About SMOG

The fund normally invests at least 80% of its total assets in stocks of low carbon energy companies. Such companies may include small- and medium-capitalization companies and foreign issuers. "Low carbon energy companies" refers to companies primarily engaged in renewable energy, including renewable energy production, alternative fuels, electric vehicles, and related technologies and building materials (such as advanced batteries). It is non-diversified.

Asset Class Equity
Sector Natural Resources
Region Global
Issuer Van Eck Associates
Stock Exchange NYSEARCA
Ticker Symbol SMOG
Index Tracked Ardour Global Index Extra Liquid

Top 10 Holdings

55.71% of assets
Name Symbol Weight
Tesla TSLA 9.08%
NextEra Energy NEE 8.54%
Iberdrola SA IBE.MC 6.63%
Enphase Energy ENPH 5.41%
Enel SpA ENEL.MI 5.34%
NIO Inc. NIO 4.87%
Vestas Wind Systems A/S VWS.CO 4.28%
BYD Co Ltd Class H n/a 4.14%
Samsung SDI Co Ltd 006400.KS 3.82%
Orsted A/S ORSTED.CO 3.60%
View More Holdings

Dividends

Ex-Dividend Amount Pay Date
Dec 20, 2021 $0.7116 Dec 27, 2021
Dec 21, 2020 $0.0918 Dec 28, 2020
Dec 20, 2018 $0.337 Dec 27, 2018
Dec 18, 2017 $0.767 Dec 22, 2017
Dec 19, 2016 $1.071 Dec 23, 2016
Dec 21, 2015 $0.309 Dec 28, 2015
Full Dividend History

News

Fog of War Lifts SMOG ETF

When a major oil-producing country is at the epicenter of geopolitical conflict, it's not surprising that oil prices rise. That scenario is playing out as Russia invades neighboring Ukraine.

A Guide to Investing in the Green Energy Transition With VanEck

The transition to renewable energy and net-zero carbon emissions provides long-term investors with an opportunity to get ahead of the regulatory, economic, and fiscal curve. Shawn Reynolds, portfolio ma...

Other symbols: GMETGRNBYUMY

Get Ahead of the Curve: How to Invest in the Green Energy Transition

Ready or not, the world is in the middle of a transition away from carbon-intensive energy sources towards cleaner alternatives. As the transition continues, there will be significant opportunities for ...

Other symbols: GMETYUMY

VanEck Announces Yearend Distributions for VanEck Equity ETFs

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--VanEck announced today the following 2021 annual distributions per share for its VanEck® equity exchange-traded funds

VanEck Debuts ESG Focused Muni ETF

VanEck has launched an active municipal bond fund with a sustainability twist.

Other symbols: EAGGGRNBITM

The Top 3 Stocks to Profit from the Booming Low-Emissions Industry

With countries around the world looking for low-emissions options, here are some of the top investing opportunities to consider. The post The Top 3 Stocks to Profit from the Booming Low-Emissions Indust...

Other symbols: CRBNPLUG

The SMOG ETF: A Call to Action for Investors

Climate change is one of the major societal and investment issues of this era, and if the UN Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change's (IPCC) newest report is any indication, it's an issue governments...

These ETFs Offer Alternative Ways to Play Red-Hot Nio Stock

From Nio's 2021 low of $30.71 in mid-May to June 29, Nio stock is up 64%. It might be time to consider a hybrid approach to owning it.

Other symbols: CARZKARSPBWQCLNNIO

7 ESG Stocks to Buy as Activists Take Aim at Big Oil

These seven ESG stocks are a perfect way to invest in clean energy as renewable resources gain popularity over traditional ones like oil. The post 7 ESG Stocks to Buy as Activists Take Aim at Big Oil ap...

Other symbols: ENPHGRIDICLNNEE

7 ETFs To Buy if You Want To Try To Outperform Cathie Wood

Here're seven ETFs that could help investors take take advantage of strong trends The post 7 ETFs To Buy if You Want To Try To Outperform Cathie Wood appeared first on InvestorPlace. More From InvestorP...

Other symbols: BFTRANEWMDIVPGJ

ETF Odds & Ends: 1st Schwab Launch Since 2019

Plus, a number of index changes occurred last week.

Other symbols: FORHSCHYVSLU

7 Stocks to Buy for May

Broader markets be at all-time highs, but there are still opportunities for the coming months. Here are seven stocks to buy this May.

Other symbols: EDITKWEBMOROKUTME

3 Carbon Capture ETFs To Consider

Carbon capture is a process that captures carbon dioxide emissions. The carbon is either reused or stored so it won't enter the atmosphere.

Other symbols: CRBNKRBN

VanEck Announces New Underlying Index for Its VanEck Vectors Low Carbon Energy ETF

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--VanEck announces new index for its VanEck Vectors Low Carbon Energy (SMOG), providing more diversified exposure to dynamic low carbon energy economy

5 ETFs to Invest in the "Restore our Earth" Theme

The theme of the 51st Anniversary of Earth Day this year is "Restore our Earth," which focuses on restoring global ecosystems through natural processes and emerging green technologies.

Other symbols: CTECDRIVETHOPBW

Electric Vehicles Remain a Compelling Disruptive Investment

Shares of Tesla are retreating, dragging other electric vehicle stocks along for the ride, but near-term volatility doesn't dent the long-term electric vehicle thesis. Nor does it diminish the allure of...

Interest in Clean Energy ETFs Is Soaring With Joe Biden In Office

Within his first hours in office, President Biden signed executive orders rejoining the Paris Climate Agreement, canceling the Keystone pipeline, and reinstating more than 100 environmental regulations....

Up 140%, the SMOG ETF Is Literally Cleaning House

The renewable energy industry is literally cleaning house when it comes to stock market gains. The VanEck Vectors Low Carbon Energy ETF (SMOG) is up 140% the last 12 months.

2 Clean Energy ETFs Are Cleaning House

Clean energy has been one of the prime plays in the ETF landscape this year, and with an incoming Biden administration, more strength could be on the way. Both the Invesco Solar ETF (TAN) and VanEck Vec...

Other symbols: TAN

3 Tactical ETFs from VanEck Are Delivering Big Gains

Clean energy, video games, and rare earth metals: what do they all have in common? They all tie back to VanEck ETFs that have been delivering big gains for investors despite a pandemic-ridden year.

Other symbols: ESPOREMX

Coal ETF Closes But Here's an Alternative Energy Play

The VanEck Vectors Coal ETF (KOL) may no longer be trading as of December 22, but that only opens up opportunities for ETF investors to play a move away from fossil fuels. One fund to consider is the Va...

Watch These ETFs Amid the Tesla Addition to the S&P 500

Amid an already hectic trading session, as investors contend with larger-than-normal trading volumes due to quadruple witching, the phenomenon when options and futures on indexes and equities expire, el...

Other symbols: ARKKDRIVQQQ

ETFs With Tesla Jump As The Automaker Gets an Upgrade

Tesla stock is surging today after a note late Wednesday from Mark Delaney, where the Goldman analyst raised his rating on Tesla stock to buy from neutral and adjusted his annual target from 455 to 780,...

Other symbols: ARKK

Is Your Portfolio Warming to High-Impact Solar ETFs?

In 2019, top ETFs could almost be narrowed down to ‘everything' given the decade-long bull market. 2020, however, has been thornier.

Other symbols: ACESKGRNTAN

How The 2020 Presidential Election Could Impact Energy Stocks

Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden and incumbent Republican President Donald Trump have very different stances on the energy sector. Biden favors clean energy and a shift to renewables, while Tru...