Market Vectors® Global Alternative Energy ETF (GEX)

Data as of 3:57pm ET
 +0.40 / +0.74%
Today’s Change
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Investment Objective

The investment seeks to replicate as closely as possible, before fees and expenses, the price and yield performance of the Ardour Global IndexSM (Extra Liquid). The fund normally invests at least 80% of its total assets in stocks of companies primarily engaged in the business of alternative energy. Such companies may include small- and medium-capitalization companies and foreign issuers. Alternative energy refers to the generation of power through environmentally friendly, non traditional sources. The fund intends to invest at least 30% of its assets in the securities of non-U.S. companies located in at least three different countries. It is non-diversified.


1 month-6.79% 3 years+20.20%
3 months-14.44% 5 years-4.52%
1 year-0.50% Since inception-8.95%
Data through 12/19/2014

Quote Details

Previous close$53.75
Open day’s range53.46 – 54.18
Net asset value (NAV)53.94 (12/18/2014)
Daily volume5,882
Average volume (3 months)11,502
Data as of 3:57pm ET, 12/19/2014

Peer Comparisonvs. Miscellaneous sector ETFs

Performance 5-yr return-4.52%+0.43%
Expense Gross exp ratio0.72%1.15%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio0.000.26
Net assets$93.7M$190.4M
Average market cap$6.0B$6.3B
Average P/E24.317.5
Dividend / Share--0.25%


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CGW Guggenheim S&P Global Water Index ETF
FIW First Trust ISE Water Index Fund


Top 5 Sectors
Portfolio weighting
Hardware 51.68%
Industrial materials 25.32%
Utilities 18.97%
Consumer goods 4.03%
Business service 0.00%
Top 10 Holdings
Portfolio weighting
ETN Eaton Corp PLC11.27%
-- Vestas Wind Systems A/S10.11%
TSLA Tesla Motors Inc9.83%
SUNE SunEdison Inc6.23%
CREE Cree Inc4.71%
-- Enel Green Power SpA4.67%
-- China Longyuan Power Group Corp Ltd H Shares4.48%
FSLR First Solar Inc3.95%
CVA Covanta Holding Corp3.91%
SCTY SolarCity Corp3.91%

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