Invesco Solar ETF
ALTAR
Score™
1.0% info Recommen-
dation
AVOID
2020E    2021E
P/E
ratio
28.6x P/Sales
ratio
1.6x
P/BV
ratio
2.1x Div.
yield
0.9%


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Claymore/MAC Global Solar Energy Index ETF seeks investment results that correspond to the price and yield of the MAC Global Solar Energy Index.

FUND BASICS
Category Global Equities
Fund Sponsor Guggenheim
Website guggenheiminvestments.com
Inception date Apr 15, 2008
Assets (mns) $670
Currency USD
Expense ratio 71 bp
Distributions Annually

FUND STRUCTURE
Regulation Open-Ended Fund
Custodian Bank of New York Mellon
Weighting Tiered
Index replication Full
Uses derivatives No
Options available Yes

SECTOR BREAKDOWN

 


CONSTITUENT BREAKDOWN
No. of constituents 23
Wgt avg mkt cap (mns) $2,132
Large cap (>$10bn) 0.0%
Mid cap ($2-10bn) 41.0%
Small cap (<$2bn) 55.5%
Developed mkts 76.6%
Emerging mkts 23.4%

TOP TEN HOLDINGS
SOLAREDGE TECHNOLOGIES, INC. 9.4 %
ENPHASE ENERGY INC 8.8 %
FIRST SOLAR INC 7.4 %
XINYI SOLAR HOLDINGS LTD 7.0 %
SCATEC SOLAR ASA 6.8 %
SUNRUN INC. 6.5 %
HANNON ARMSTRONG SUSTAINABLE 4.2 %
GCL POLY ENERGY HOLDINGS LTD 4.0 %
DAQO NEW ENERGY CORP. SPONSORED AD 4.0 %
TERRAFORM POWER, INC. CLASS A 3.9 %
Total 61.9 %

TOP COUNTRY EXPOSURE
UNITED STATES 46.9 %
CHINA 14.6 %
NORWAY 6.8 %
HONG KONG 4.0 %
CANADA 4.0 %
BRITAIN 3.9 %
SPAIN 3.8 %
GERMANY 2.9 %
SWITZERLAND 1.6 %


HISTORICAL PERFORMANCE info

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Standardized Annual Returns (thru January 31)
Year-to-date 1 year 5 years 10 years Since Incep.
4.4% 38.4% 0.8% -6.8% -14.2%

Market Correlations
versus... Beta R-squared
S&P500 1.22 32%
MSCI EAFE 1.13 23%
MSCI Emg. Mkts. 0.99 30%

Technical Indicators
Recent close $41.86
30d moving avg. $34.26
Annualized volatility 26.2%
Short interest (ETF) 2.3%
Relative strength (RSI) 76

Liquidity measures
Avg. volume (thou.) 245
Turnover 1.5%
Bid/Ask (% of price) 0.12%
ADV underlying (mns) $548

Distributions


FINDING ALTERNATIVE FUNDS

Below is a list of 20 potential alternatives to the Invesco Solar ETF ETF based on the alternatives' overlap in portfolio holdings with TAN. Consider funds with lower expense ratios and/or higher ALTAR Score™ ratings as possible alternatives.

Benchmark ticker: TAN Expense: 71 bp ALTAR Score™: 1.0%


ALTERNATIVE ETFs BASED ON OVERLAP WITH TAN
Ticker Fund
Name
Overlap1
vs TAN
(%)
Expense
ratio
(bp)
Savings
vs TAN
(bp)
ALTAR
Score™
(%)
ALTAR
vs TAN
(%)
ICLN iShares S&P Global Clean Energy 41.2 46 25 3.0 +2.0
XKCP SPDR Kensho Clean Power 30.3 45 26 -7.3 -8.3
PBW Invesco WilderHill Clean Energy 29.2 70 1 -0.7 -1.7
ACES ALPS Clean Energy 23.4 65 6 0.6 -0.4
QCLN First Trust NASDAQ Clean Edge Green Energy 21.7 60 11 1.2 +0.1
PBD Invesco Gbl Clean Energy 19.9 75 -4 0.3 -0.7
GRID First Trust NASDAQ Clean Edge Smart Grid Infrastructure 13.0 70 1 4.1 +3.1
KGRN KraneShares MSCI China Environment Index 10.3 80 -9 7.1 +6.1
YLCO Global X YieldCo & Renewable Energy Income 9.7 65 6 4.0 +3.0
GEX VanEck Vectors Global Alternative Energy 9.4 63 8 3.3 +2.3
WOMN Impact Shares YWCA Women's Empowerment 8.9 75 -4 4.7 +3.7
PZD Invesco Cleantech 8.6 68 3 4.1 +3.1
SDGA Impact Shares Sustainable Development Goals Global 8.2 75 -4 4.9 +3.9
NACP Impact Shares NAACP Minority Empowerment 7.5 75 -4 4.8 +3.8
XSD SPDR S&P Semiconductors 6.0 35 36 4.2 +3.2
ITEQ BlueStar TA-BIGITech Israel Technology 5.4 75 -4 1.8 +0.8
MORT VanEck Vectors Mortgage REIT 4.0 42 29 9.4 +8.4
GHII Invesco S&P High Income Infrastructure 4.0 45 26 5.0 +4.0
KOMP SPDR Kensho New Economies Composite 3.7 20 51 1.9 +0.9
CHIK Global X MSCI China Information Technology 3.4 65 6 4.9 +3.8

1Overlap is the percentage of holdings by weight that are identical. For example, if Fund A has a 2% position in Apple, Inc. (AAPL) and Fund B has a 5% position, their overlapping position in AAPL is 2%.

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RESULTS & ESTIMATES

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Return on equity

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*Six months ago = 100

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VALUATION METRICS
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Historical valuation trends

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Invesco Solar ETF
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AVOID

Not worthwhile for most investors. A rating of AVOID is assigned to ETFs with ALTAR Scores in the lowest quintile (the bottom 20%) of their category. Often, funds in this category consist of stocks with little if any history or expectation of profitability, and as a result our fundamentally-driven analysis may not be relevant.

ALTAR Score™


Calculation of ALTAR Score™
Avg. Return on Equity 3.5 %
Divided by: Fwd. P/BV 2.0 x
Less: Expense ratio 71 bp
Equals: ALTAR Score 1.0 %
info More information on ALTAR Score™

MODERN PORTFOLIO THEORY info

CONSENSUS RECOMMENDATIONS: FUND CONSTITUENTS
COMPOSITE
RATING
1.48 CATEGORY
AVERAGE
1.55
 
The composite rating is a weighted average of analysts' consensus recommendations for individual ETF constituents, based on the following scale:

BUY = 1; OVERWEIGHT = 1.5, HOLD = 2; UNDERWEIGHT = 2.5; and SELL = 3.

Readers are cautioned that because analyst ratings tend to be inflated, the composite score may be more useful as a relative measure of sentiment between funds rather than as a stand-alone recommendation.
 

 

See RATING tab for calculation of ALTAR Score™
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Monthly returns based on changes in price plus dividends. May differ from daily returns reported by funds. See below for standardized returns.