Alternative Energy Equities ETFs

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Definitive List Of Alternative Energy Equities ETFs

This is a list of all US-traded ETFs that are currently included in the Alternative Energy Equities ETFdb Category by the ETF Database staff. Each ETF is placed in a single "best fit" ETFdb Category; if you want to browse ETFs with more flexible selection criteria, visit our screener. To see more information of the Alternative Energy Equities ETFs, click on one of the tabs above.

* Assets in thousands of U.S. Dollars. Assets and Average Volume as of 2014-11-26 20:18:07 UTC

Symbol Name Price Change Assets * ▼ Avg Vol YTD

Definitive Historical Return Data For Alternative Energy Equities ETFs

The following table displays sortable historical return data for all ETFs currently included in the Alternative Energy Equities ETFdb Category. For information on dividends, expenses, or technical indicators, click on one of the tabs above.

Symbol Name 1 Week 4 Week YTD 1 Year 3 Year 5 Year
TAN Solar ETF +3.07% +0.70% +6.85% -1.44% +52.51% -55.51%
PBW WilderHill Clean Energy Portfolio +1.94% -1.54% -8.44% -5.97% +24.27% -37.74%
QCLN NASDAQ Clean Edge Green Energy Index Fund +3.17% +3.40% +2.15% +7.49% +97.29% +28.90%
GEX Market Vectors Global Alternative Energy ETF +3.26% +8.03% +5.75% +10.09% +87.21% -12.92%
PBD Global Clean Energy Portfolio +2.63% +1.30% +4.02% +6.02% +57.83% -18.89%
PZD Cleantech Portfolio +1.94% +5.08% -5.01% -0.81% +51.80% +31.34%
NLR Market Vectors Uranium+Nuclear Energy ETF +0.13% +2.62% +9.17% +11.02% +27.62% -4.72%
ICLN S&P Global Clean Energy Index Fund +3.84% +3.64% +1.78% +2.43% +35.54% -44.86%
FAN ISE Global Wind Energy Index Fund +2.34% +4.70% +1.11% +3.20% +55.44% -21.96%
PUW WilderHill Progressive Energy Portfolio +1.41% +1.84% -9.71% -6.21% +41.21% +32.58%
KWT Market Vectors Solar Energy ETF +3.14% +0.10% -3.59% -4.32% +34.40% -62.55%

Definitive List Of Cheapest Alternative Energy Equities ETFs

The following table displays sortable expense ratio and commission free trading information for all ETFs currently included in the Alternative Energy Equities ETFdb Category.

Symbol Name ETFdb Category Inception ER Commission Free
TAN Solar ETF Alternative Energy Equities 2008-04-15 0.70% Not Available
PBW WilderHill Clean Energy Portfolio Alternative Energy Equities 2005-03-03 0.70% Not Available
QCLN NASDAQ Clean Edge Green Energy Index Fund Alternative Energy Equities 2007-02-08 0.60% Not Available
GEX Market Vectors Global Alternative Energy ETF Alternative Energy Equities 2007-05-03 0.62% Not Available
PBD Global Clean Energy Portfolio Alternative Energy Equities 2007-06-13 0.81% Not Available
PZD Cleantech Portfolio Alternative Energy Equities 2006-10-24 0.67% Not Available
NLR Market Vectors Uranium+Nuclear Energy ETF Alternative Energy Equities 2007-08-13 0.60% Not Available
ICLN S&P Global Clean Energy Index Fund Alternative Energy Equities 2008-06-24 0.47% Not Available
FAN ISE Global Wind Energy Index Fund Alternative Energy Equities 2008-06-16 0.60% Not Available
PUW WilderHill Progressive Energy Portfolio Alternative Energy Equities 2006-10-24 0.70% Not Available
KWT Market Vectors Solar Energy ETF Alternative Energy Equities 2008-04-21 0.66% Not Available

Definitive List Of Highest Yielding Alternative Energy Equities ETFs

The following table includes sortable dividend information on all ETFs in the Alternative Energy Equities ETFdb Category, including yield, dividend date, and beta.

Symbol Name Annual Dividend Rate Dividend Date Dividend Annual Dividend Yield % P/E Ratio Beta
TAN Solar ETF $0.45 2013-12-24 $0.45 1.20% 17.21 -2.90
PBW WilderHill Clean Energy Portfolio $0.16 2014-09-19 $0.05 2.70% 33.63 -2.40
QCLN NASDAQ Clean Edge Green Energy Index Fund $0.09 2014-09-23 $0.04 0.52% 29.26 2.46
GEX Market Vectors Global Alternative Energy ETF $0.55 2013-12-23 $0.55 0.94% 21.00 2.01
PBD Global Clean Energy Portfolio $0.10 2014-09-19 $0.02 0.81% 20.82 1.53
PZD Cleantech Portfolio $0.27 2014-09-19 $0.04 0.92% 21.27 1.24
NLR Market Vectors Uranium+Nuclear Energy ETF $0.33 2013-12-23 $0.33 0.63% 14.59 1.20
ICLN S&P Global Clean Energy Index Fund $0.22 2014-06-24 $0.10 2.12% 14.76 1.52
FAN ISE Global Wind Energy Index Fund $0.14 2014-09-23 $0.03 1.22% 13.90 1.55
PUW WilderHill Progressive Energy Portfolio $0.37 2014-09-19 $0.13 1.29% 8.59 1.65
KWT Market Vectors Solar Energy ETF $0.73 2013-12-23 $0.73 1.04% 12.66 -2.58

Definitive List Of Alternative Energy Equities ETF Holdings

The following table includes basic holdings information for each ETF in the Alternative Energy Equities, including number of holdings and percentage of assets included in the top ten holdings. To see more detailed holdings information for any ETF, click the link in the right column.

Symbol Name # of Holdings % In Top 10 Complete
TAN Solar ETF 27 63.87% View
PBW WilderHill Clean Energy Portfolio 53 26.32% View
QCLN NASDAQ Clean Edge Green Energy Index Fund 50 57.37% View
GEX Market Vectors Global Alternative Energy ETF 31 62.37% View
PBD Global Clean Energy Portfolio 106 18.01% View
PZD Cleantech Portfolio 61 31.71% View
NLR Market Vectors Uranium+Nuclear Energy ETF 53 55.91% View
ICLN S&P Global Clean Energy Index Fund 38 51.66% View
FAN ISE Global Wind Energy Index Fund 48 55.72% View
PUW WilderHill Progressive Energy Portfolio 61 21.16% View
KWT Market Vectors Solar Energy ETF 33 60.75% View

Guide To Alternative Energy Equities ETF Tax Rates

The following table displays sortable tax data for all ETFs currently included in the Alternative Energy Equities ETFdb Category. To see information on dividends, expenses, or technicals, click on one of the other tabs above.

Symbol Name ST Cap Gains Rate LT Cap Gains Rate Tax Form
TAN Solar ETF 35% 15% 1099
PBW WilderHill Clean Energy Portfolio 35% 15% 1099
QCLN NASDAQ Clean Edge Green Energy Index Fund 35% 15% 1099
GEX Market Vectors Global Alternative Energy ETF 35% 15% 1099
PBD Global Clean Energy Portfolio 35% 15% 1099
PZD Cleantech Portfolio 35% 15% 1099
NLR Market Vectors Uranium+Nuclear Energy ETF 35% 15% 1099
ICLN S&P Global Clean Energy Index Fund 35% 15% 1099
FAN ISE Global Wind Energy Index Fund 35% 15% 1099
PUW WilderHill Progressive Energy Portfolio 35% 15% 1099
KWT Market Vectors Solar Energy ETF 35% 15% 1099

Technical Indicators For Every Alternative Energy Equities ETF

The following table contains sortable technical indicators for all ETFs in the Alternative Energy Equities ETFdb Category. For more detailed technical metrics on any of these ETFs, click the "View" link in the right column.

Symbol Name Lower Bollinger Upper Bollinger Support 1 Resistance 1 RSI Advanced
TAN Solar ETF $34.22 $39.07 n/a n/a 51 View
PBW WilderHill Clean Energy Portfolio $5.55 $6.05 $5.72 $5.81 46 View
QCLN NASDAQ Clean Edge Green Energy Index Fund $17.25 $18.42 $18.10 $18.30 53 View
GEX Market Vectors Global Alternative Energy ETF $55.19 $59.12 $58.99 $59.36 58 View
PBD Global Clean Energy Portfolio $12.02 $12.59 $12.43 $12.57 53 View
PZD Cleantech Portfolio $28.80 $30.01 n/a n/a 60 View
NLR Market Vectors Uranium+Nuclear Energy ETF $51.91 $53.44 $52.30 $52.67 55 View
ICLN S&P Global Clean Energy Index Fund $9.95 $10.53 $10.50 $10.57 55 View
FAN ISE Global Wind Energy Index Fund $10.71 $11.31 $11.33 $11.40 58 View
PUW WilderHill Progressive Energy Portfolio $28.07 $29.17 $28.61 $28.91 49 View
KWT Market Vectors Solar Energy ETF $65.54 $72.99 $70.06 $70.25 48 View

Analyst Ratings For Every Alternative Energy Equities ETF

The following table includes ETFdb Ratings for all ETFs in the Alternative Energy Equities. The ETFdb Ratings are transparent, quant-based scores designed to assess the relative merits of potential investments. ETFs are ranked on up to six metrics, as well as an Overall Rating. Certain metrics are available only to ETFdb Pro members; sign up for a free 14-day trial for complete access

Symbol Liquidity Expenses Performance Volatility Dividend Concentration Realtime
Overall
TAN
A
B-
ETFdb Pro Members Only
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PBW
A+
B+
ETFdb Pro Members Only
ETFdb Pro Members Only
ETFdb Pro Members Only
ETFdb Pro Members Only
ETFdb Pro Members Only
QCLN
A
B
ETFdb Pro Members Only
ETFdb Pro Members Only
ETFdb Pro Members Only
ETFdb Pro Members Only
ETFdb Pro Members Only
GEX
B+
B
ETFdb Pro Members Only
ETFdb Pro Members Only
ETFdb Pro Members Only
ETFdb Pro Members Only
ETFdb Pro Members Only
PBD
A-
C
ETFdb Pro Members Only
ETFdb Pro Members Only
ETFdb Pro Members Only
ETFdb Pro Members Only
ETFdb Pro Members Only
PZD
B
B+
ETFdb Pro Members Only
ETFdb Pro Members Only
ETFdb Pro Members Only
ETFdb Pro Members Only
ETFdb Pro Members Only
NLR
B
A-
ETFdb Pro Members Only
ETFdb Pro Members Only
ETFdb Pro Members Only
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ICLN
A-
A
ETFdb Pro Members Only
ETFdb Pro Members Only
ETFdb Pro Members Only
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FAN
B+
A-
ETFdb Pro Members Only
ETFdb Pro Members Only
ETFdb Pro Members Only
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PUW
C+
A
ETFdb Pro Members Only
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KWT
B-
C+
ETFdb Pro Members Only
ETFdb Pro Members Only
ETFdb Pro Members Only
ETFdb Pro Members Only
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