Stocks Components of Green Indices

Component sheet of stocks for well-known green energy indices and green energy index funds. Green energy indices and a selection of companies that are involved in green energy.

Investors use stock indices both to assess the situation on trading floors, and to predict the results of future trading. Indicators are calculated for different countries, funds, industries or for a specific group of securities – including stocks, bonds and other assets.

S
S&P Global Clean Energy Index
^SPGTCLEN
$1,156.94
4.09%
C
NASDAQ Clean Edge Green Energy
^CELS
$679.63
6.01%
G
NASDAQ OMX Renewable Energy Gen
^GRNREG
$2,522.31
3.31%

Green energy index funds

An exchange’s green energy stock index is rarely the average value of all companies’ shares on the trading floor. Most often, stock indicators are calculated based on a specific number of shares. These are typically securities of the most expensive companies, or shares with the highest trading volumes.

9 Best-Performing Clean Energy ETFs
StockSymbolPriceChart (5D)Change %
SMOG$122.36
3.75%
TAN$63.88
5.17%
CNRG$77.00
4.30%
PBW$49.78
6.37%
PBD$20.71
4.23%
ICLN$18.22
4.11%
ACES$48.86
4.40%
FAN$17.61
1.79%
ERTH$53.46
3.65%

The purpose of thematic stock indices is to track the performance of companies in a specific area. Alternative energy indices show the situation in the alternative energy industry.

The global renewable energy stock indices feature the stocks of companies specializing in the field of renewable energy sources. In most cases, these are shares of renewable energy producers operating in the same or in different geographic markets. These indices can also include equipment manufacturers of renewable and clean energy.