NASDAQ OMX® Clean Edge® Smart Grid Infrastructure Index (QGRD)
The NASDAQ OMX® Clean Edge® Smart Grid Infrastructure Index (QGRD) is designed to act as a transparent and liquid benchmark for the smart grid and electric infrastructure sector. The Index includes companies that are primarily engaged and involved in electric grid; electric meters, devices, and networks; energy storage and management; and enabling software used by the smart grid and electric infrastructure sector. An exchange traded fund (ETF) is based on the NASDAQ® Clean Edge® Smart Grid Infrastructure Index and is sponsored by First Trust Advisors L.P. See index components and learn more about our methodologies, up-to-date performance, and licensed product below.
Performance of non-U.S.-listed components might not appear in table.
|ticker||name||close||change||currency||volume||52 week range||market cap|
|ABBN||ABB Ltd||0.00||0.00||CHF||0||N/A - N/A||N/A|
|ACFN||Acorn Energy, Inc.||3.68||-0.09||USD||155287||2.85 - 9.90||81.5M|
|AEIS||Advanced Energy Industries||22.37||-0.60||USD||455622||12.67 - 26.55||894.4M|
|ALO||Alstom||11.69||0.00||EUR||0||9.07 - 11.91||N/A|
|AZZ||AZZ Incorporated||46.47||-0.37||121456||34.61 - 49.47||1.185B|
|DGII||Digi Intl Inc||11.79||0.12||USD||42517||8.51 - 11.77||301.3M|
|ENOC||EnerNoc Inc||15.92||-0.48||USD||249119||10.69 - 19.08||439.6M|
|ENPH||Enphase Energy, Inc.||6.27||-0.14||USD||518274||2.51 - 10.00||263.6M|
|BGC||General Cable||28.18||0.08||USD||429136||27.27 - 37.14||1.386B|
|GE||General Electric Co||26.45||-0.19||USD||28455412||20.26 - 27.50||267.6B|
|HUB-B||Hubbell||106.12||0.00||USD||182291||81.87 - 113.09||6.273B|
|ITC||ITC Holdings Corp||92.16||-0.03||USD||153644||75.57 - 106.74||4.791B|
|ITRI||Itron Inc||40.27||-0.48||USD||331819||37.01 - 48.42||1.577B|
|MTZ||Mastec Inc||30.89||-0.01||USD||452582||22.34 - 35.31||2.386B|
|MRO.L||Melrose PLC||285.50||-1.90||GBp||1756275||218.70 - 323.40||3.616B|
|MYRG||MYR Group||24.67||0.15||33295||18.86 - 27.30||522.0M|
|NG||National Grid PLC||2.28||-0.07||GBP||1651724||1.90 - 5.03||721.9M|
|53330||NGK Insulators||0.00||0.00||JPY||0||N/A - N/A||N/A|
|PIKE||Pike Electric Corporation||10.47||0.27||USD||221970||8.72 - 15.95||332.9M|
|POWR||Power Secure International||16.37||0.05||USD||229061||6.12 - 20.57||354.0M|
|PWER||Power-One Inc||0.00||0.00||USD||0||N/A - N/A||N/A|
|PRY||Prysmian||26.15||-0.17||EUR||5257||24.77 - 26.99||7.239B|
|PWR||Quanta Services Inc||29.12||-0.24||USD||1185344||25.26 - 30.89||6.286B|
|REE||Red Electrica Corp||1.54||-0.09||EUR||302188||1.35 - 4.00||73.3M|
|SU||Schneider Electric SA||34.10||-0.65||EUR||5740691||26.83 - 37.00||50.760B|
|SIE||Siemens AG||0.00||0.00||EUR||0||N/A - N/A||N/A|
|S92||SMA Solar Technology AG||0.00||0.00||EUR||0||N/A - N/A||N/A|
|300274.SZ||SUNGROW POWER SUPPLY||27.86||-0.91||CNY||1872571||6.81 - 35.40||N/A|
|VMI||Valmont Industries Inc||143.33||-1.08||USD||304138||129.00 - 164.93||3.839B|
|3393.HK||Wasion Group Holdings LTD||5.06||0.06||HKD||3355340||3.49 - 5.50||4.712B|
|WCC||WESCO Intl Inc||83.37||-0.56||USD||327821||61.76 - 88.34||3.685B|
Historical index performance is available here.
The NASDAQ OMX® Clean Edge® Smart Grid Infrastructure Index (QGRD) began on September 22, 2009 at a base value of 250.00. Click here to learn more.
To be included in the Index, a security must meet the following criteria:
- the issuer of the security must be classified as smart grid, electric infrastructure and/or other grid related activities company according to Clean Edge;
- the security must be listed on an index-eligible global stock exchange approved by the Index Administrator
The component securities are classified as Pure Play or Diversified. Pure Play securities are given a collective weight of 80% and the diversified securities are given a collective weight of 20% in the Index.
- Pure Play (must receive 50 percent or more of their revenue from smart grid, electric infrastructure, and/or other grid-related activities)
- Diversified (must receive between 10-50 percent, or $1 billion, in revenue from smart grid and grid infrastructure activities)
QGRD is the world’s first exchange-listed index to track smart grid and electric infrastructure companies. Our goal is to act as a transparent and liquid benchmark for companies active in this sector.
NASDAQ OMX® Clean Edge® Smart Grid Infrastructure Index (QGRD) constituents must pass a rigorous screening test:
- Must be listed on eligible exchange
- Must have a minimum float-adjusted worldwide market capitalization of $100 million
- Must have a minimum three-month average daily dollar trading volume of $500 thousand
- Must pass qualitative criteria established by Clean Edge
The First Trust NASDAQ® Clean Edge® Smart Grid Infrastructure Index Fund (GRID) is based on the NASDAQ OMX® Clean Edge® Smart Grid Infrastructure Index (QGRD) and is sponsored by First Trust.