Market Vectors Global Alternative Energy ETF (GEX)

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Best Fit Natural Resources Funds ETFs

U.S. News evaluated 103 Natural Resources Funds ETFs and 24 make our Best Fit list. Our list highlights the best passively managed funds for long-term investors. Rankings are assigned based on comparisons with Best Fit funds in this category.

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Costs Typical
Tracking Error Typical
Bid/Ask Ratio Excellent
Holdings Diversity Typical

Fund Description

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.

Fund Snapshot Updated 04.22.2014

Previous Close $61.69 Expense Ratio 0.62%
YTD Return 10.79% Avg. 30-Day Volume 12,996
1-Year Return 60.8% Market Cap Loading...
Bid $62.00 Shares Outstanding 1,783,000
Ask $62.15 Dividends $0.55
Top 10 Holdings
Vestas Wind System (VWS) 11.37%
Eaton Corp Plc (ETN) 10.14%
Tesla Mtrs Inc (TSLA) 9.09%
Cree Inc (CREE) 8.05%
Enel Green Power S (E:EGPW) 4.72%
Gcl-Poly Energy Hl (E:3800) 4.23%
China Longyuan Pow (E:916) 4.05%
Enersys (ENS) 3.61%
Kurita Water Inds (E:6370) 2.66%
Gt Advanced Technologies Inc (GTAT) 2.53%
% of Total Holdings 60.40%

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Best Fit Natural Resources Funds

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