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SMOG
VanEck Low Carbon Energy ETF

Fund Description

VanEck Low Carbon Energy ETF (SMOG) seeks to replicate as closely as possible, before fees and expenses, the price and yield performance of the MVIS Global Low Carbon Energy Index (MVSMOGTR). The index is a rules based index intended to track the overall performance of renewable energy companies which may include, but is not limited to: wind, solar, hydro, hydrogen, bio-fuel or geothermal technology, lithium-ion batteries, electric vehicles and related equipment, waste-to-energy production, smart grid technologies, or building or industrial materials that reduce carbon emissions or energy consumption.

 
 

  • Fund Ticker

    SMOG
  • Exchange

    NYSE Arca
  • ETF Structure

    Physical
  • Administrator

    Van Eck Associates
  • Custodian

    State Street Bank and Trust Company
  • Index Ticker

    MVSMOGTR
  • Index Rebalancing

    Quarterly

 
as of 09/20/21

  • 30-Day SEC Yield1

    0.52%
  • Total Net Assets

    $285.1M
  • Number of Holdings

    71
  • Options

    Available
  • Gross Expense Ratio2

    0.64%
  • Net Expense Ratio/TER2

    0.62%
  • Distribution Frequency

    Annual

Fundamentals
as of 08/31/21

  • Weighted Average Market Cap

    $108.8B
  • Price/Earnings Ratio
    (Last 12 Months)*

    35.75
  • Price/Book Ratio
    (Last 12 Months)*

    4.00
*A weighted harmonic average is used to calculate this metric. Price/Book Ratio is the price of a security divided by the book value per share of the security. Price/Earnings Ratio is the price of a security divided by the last twelve months earnings per share of the security.

Market Capitalization (%)
as of 08/31/21

  • Capitalization

    % of Net
    Assets ($)
  • Large (>$5.0B)

    88.6%
  • Mid ($1.0 - $5.0B)

    11.4%
  • Small (<$1.0B)

    0.0%
This breakdown represents what percentage of the ETF's assets represent large/mid/small-sized companies. The market capitalization of an individual, publicly traded company is calculated by multiplying the company's stock price by the total number of its shares outstanding.

3-YR Risk Measures
as of 08/31/21

  • Beta vs. S&P 500 Index

    1.33
  • Correlation vs. S&P 500 Index

    0.79
  • Volatility (Standard Deviation)

    30.75
  • Sharpe Ratio

    1.22

Source: VanEck, FactSet.

Beta is a measure of sensitivity to market movements. Correlation measures the extent of linear association between the ETF performance and the index performance. Volatility is the annualized standard deviation of the ETF's monthly returns. Sharpe ratio measures risk-adjusted return, and represents the ETF's return less the risk free rate divided by the standard deviation. See S&P 500 Index definition.5

Country Weightings (%) as of 08/31/21

  • Country

    % of Net Assets
  • United States

    30.81
  • China

    18.80
  • Denmark

    10.20
  • Spain

    7.04
  • Italy

    6.84
  • South Korea

    5.43
  • Canada

    3.51
  • Sweden

    3.12
  • Ireland

    2.54
  • Switzerland

    1.92
  • United Kingdom

    1.73
  • New Zealand

    1.70
  • Germany

    1.56
  • Portugal

    1.00
  • Austria

    0.97
  • Brazil

    0.77
  • Norway

    0.67
  • Thailand

    0.57
  • Japan

    0.33
  • Taiwan

    0.31
  • France

    0.24
  • Other/Cash

    -0.04

Portfolio Composition (%)
as of 09/20/21

  • % of Net Assets
  • Stocks

    94.32
  • Bonds

    0.00
  • Other

    5.86
  • Cash

    -0.18

Sector Weightings (%) as of 08/31/21

  • Sector

    % of Net Assets
  • Utilities

    36.0
  • Consumer Discretionary

    25.2
  • Industrials

    22.2
  • Information Technology

    14.3
  • Materials

    1.6
  • Financials

    0.6
  • Energy

    0.2
  • Other/Cash

    0.0

Currency Exposure (%)
as of 08/31/21

  • U.S. Dollar

    46.95
  • Euro

    18.85
  • Danish Krone

    10.20
  • Hong Kong Dollar

    6.21
  • South Korean Won

    5.43
  • Swedish Krona

    3.12
  • Canadian Dollar

    2.04
  • Swiss Franc

    1.92
  • British Pound

    1.73
  • New Zealand Dollar

    1.70
  • Norwegian Krone

    0.67
  • Thailand Baht

    0.57
  • Japanese Yen

    0.33
  • Taiwan Dollar

    0.31
  • Other/Cash

    -0.04