First Trust NASDAQ® Clean Edge® Green Energy Index Fund
Fund offered by:
First Trust
Ticker: QCLNsocially responsible
Fossil fuel grade: No holdings flagged by our fossil fuel screen. Assigned a grade of A.No holdings flagged by our fossil fuel screen. Assigned a grade of A.How we track fossil fuel investments
A
$0
in fossil fuel investments
0
fossil fuel stocks found
0%
of assets flagged
Data as of 8/31/21
This fund earns an A grade, and has a sustainability mandate!
  For each fossil fuel category, we show the fund's exposure, if we found any. Click a category to see the breakdown of companies. When calculating a portfolio's exposure to a screen list, we only consider long investments, ignoring any shorts or liabilities.
Producers energy sector
Top 200 owners of carbon reserves
Top 200 owners of carbon reserves
Carbon Underground 200
No direct stock holdings
Coal industry
Coal industry
Coal miners and owners of coal reserves
No direct stock holdings
Oil/gas industry
Oil/gas industry
Oil/gas producers and refiners, oil field services and equipment companies, pipeline operators
No direct stock holdings
Consumers utility sector
Top 30 coal-fired utilities
Top 30 coal-fired utilities
Macroclimate 30
No direct stock holdings
Fossil-fired utilities
Fossil-fired utilities
Electric utilities powered by coal and natural gas
No direct stock holdings
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First Trust NASDAQ® Clean Edge® Green Energy Index Fund $QCLN has no fossil fuel stock holdings!
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Financial performance
Performance data provided byMorningstarFind more financial data on QCLN at Morningstar.com
Current fund
QCLN
First Trust NASDAQ® Clean Edge® Green Energy Index Fund
Family
First Trust
Category
Miscellaneous Sector
vs.
Benchmark
ACWI
iShares MSCI ACWI ETF
Family
iShares from BlackRock
Category
World Large-Stock Blend
Fund comparison settings
Investment timeline
Performance as of: 8/31/21
1 year
3 years
5 years
10 years
Benchmark
Suggested: MSCI ACWI
ACWI - iShares MSCI ACWI ETF
Fund comparison results
Compared to the benchmark, this fund has:
Higher
 10-yr returns 
7.75% more in annualized returns
Less invested in fossil fuels 
6.87% less invested
Higher carbon footprint 
9 tonnes CO2e/$1M USD higher
More invested in Clean200 
4.51% more invested
Current fund
QCLN
First Trust NASDAQ® Clean Edge® Green Energy Index Fund
Family
First Trust
Category
Miscellaneous Sector
vs.
Benchmark
ACWI
iShares MSCI ACWI ETF
Family
iShares from BlackRock
Category
World Large-Stock Blend
Fund comparison settings
Investment timeline
Performance as of: 8/31/21
1 year
3 years
5 years
10 years
Benchmark
Suggested: MSCI ACWI
ACWI - iShares MSCI ACWI ETF
Fund comparison results
Compared to the benchmark, this fund has:
Higher
 10-yr returns 
7.75% more in annualized returns
Less invested in fossil fuels 
6.87% less invested
Higher carbon footprint 
9 tonnes CO2e/$1M USD higher
More invested in Clean200 
4.51% more invested
Current fund
QCLN
First Trust NASDAQ® Clean Edge® Green Energy Index Fund
Family
First Trust
Category
Miscellaneous Sector
vs.
Benchmark
ACWI
iShares MSCI ACWI ETF
Family
iShares from BlackRock
Category
World Large-Stock Blend
Fund comparison settings
Investment timeline
Performance as of: 8/31/21
1 year
3 years
5 years
10 years
Benchmark
Suggested: MSCI ACWI
ACWI - iShares MSCI ACWI ETF
Fund comparison results
Compared to the benchmark, this fund has:
Higher
 10-yr returns 
7.75% more in annualized returns
Less invested in fossil fuels 
6.87% less invested
Higher carbon footprint 
9 tonnes CO2e/$1M USD higher
More invested in Clean200 
4.51% more invested
Month-end trailing returns  
Annualized returns
Climate analysis
1-yr
3-yr
5-yr
10-yr
Fossil fuel %
This fund
QCLN - First Trust NASDAQ® Clean Edge® Green Energy Index Fund
55%
49%
36%
19%
0% 
Benchmark
ACWI - iShares MSCI ACWI ETF
28%
14%
14%
11%
6.87% 
Fund compared to benchmark
 
27%
35%
21%
7.75%
6.87%  lower
Find more financial data on QCLN at Morningstar.com
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