Xtrackers MSCI USA ESG Leaders Equity ETF (USSG)

NYSEARCA: USSG · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
+0.11 (0.23%)
Feb 23, 2024, 4:00 PM EST - Market closed
Assets $1.04B
Expense Ratio 0.10%
PE Ratio 28.74
Shares Out 22.20M
Dividend (ttm) $0.71
Dividend Yield 1.48%
Ex-Dividend Date Dec 15, 2023
Payout Ratio 42.53%
1-Year Return +30.27%
Volume 39,772
Open 47.83
Previous Close 47.62
Day's Range 47.56 - 47.83
52-Week Low 34.80
52-Week High 47.83
Beta 1.05
Holdings 289
Inception Date Mar 7, 2019

About USSG

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The Xtrackers MSCI USA ESG Leaders Equity ETF (USSG) is an exchange-traded fund that is based on the MSCI USA ESG Leaders index. The fund tracks a market cap-weighted index of US large- and mid-cap stocks, screened for environmental, social, and governance characteristics. USSG was launched on Mar 7, 2019 and is issued by Xtrackers.

Asset Class Equity
Category Large Blend
Region North America
Stock Exchange NYSEARCA
Ticker Symbol USSG
ETF Provider Xtrackers
Index Tracked MSCI USA ESG Leaders

Top 10 Holdings

39.96% of assets
Name Symbol Weight
Microsoft Corporation MSFT 12.54%
NVIDIA Corporation NVDA 8.37%
Alphabet Inc. GOOGL 3.67%
Alphabet Inc. GOOG 3.29%
Eli Lilly and Company LLY 2.68%
Tesla, Inc. TSLA 2.43%
Visa Inc. V 1.97%
Mastercard Incorporated MA 1.72%
Johnson & Johnson JNJ 1.67%
The Procter & Gamble Company PG 1.64%
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Ex-Dividend Amount Pay Date
Dec 15, 2023 $0.246 Dec 22, 2023
Sep 15, 2023 $0.128 Sep 22, 2023
Jun 23, 2023 $0.22026 Jun 30, 2023
Mar 17, 2023 $0.11203 Mar 24, 2023
Dec 16, 2022 $0.16933 Dec 23, 2022
Sep 16, 2022 $0.11906 Sep 23, 2022
Full Dividend History


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Other symbols: SUSLUSCA
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Other symbols: EMSGSNPE
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Other symbols: SNPE
1 year ago - CNBC

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Other symbols: HYDW
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Other symbols: EFIVESGUSUSA
2 years ago - CNBC

ETF Edge, June 28, 2021

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2 years ago - CNBC Television

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3 years ago - CNBC Television

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3 years ago - Kiplinger

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3 years ago - ETFcom

Xtrackers' MSCI USA ESG ETF Exceeds $3 Billion in Assets

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3 years ago - ETF Trends

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Other symbols: EMSG
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3 years ago - ETF Trends

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Other symbols: ESGUESGV
3 years ago - CNBC Television

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3 years ago - ETF Trends

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3 years ago - ETF Trends

Thermal Coal Companies Removed from the S&P 500® ESG Index in Response to Market Demand

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3 years ago - ETF Trends

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3 years ago - ETF Trends

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More investors are pouring money into ESG funds.

Other symbols: VSGX
3 years ago - CNBC Television

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