CI WisdomTree U.S. Quality Dividend Growth Index ETF seeks to track the price and yield performance of the WisdomTree U.S. Quality Dividend Growth Index CAD, a fundamentally weighted index designed to provide exposure to dividend-paying U.S. companies with growth characteristics. The Index is comprised of the 300 companies in the WisdomTree Dividend Index with market capitalization of at least US$2 billion, with the best combined rank of growth and quality factors.
|Inception date||July 2016|
Total net assets ($CAD)
As at 2023-09-29
As at 2023-09-29
As at 2023-09-29
As at 2022-12-31
|Management fee (%)||0.35|
As at 2023-09-29
|Asset class||U.S. Equity|
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|YTD||1 Mo||3 Mo||6 Mo||1 Y||3 Y||5 Y||10 Y||Inception*|
|1. Microsoft Corp||Information Technology||8.45%|
|2. Apple Inc||Computer Electronics||5.96%|
|3. Broadcom Inc||Computer Electronics||3.67%|
|4. Johnson & Johnson||Drugs||3.40%|
|5. Procter & Gamble Co||Consumer Non-durables||2.85%|
|6. Home Depot Inc||Retail||2.54%|
|7. Merck & Co Inc||Drugs||2.33%|
|8. Cisco Systems Inc||Computer Electronics||2.31%|
|9. Coca-Cola Co||Food, Beverage and Tobacco||2.28%|
|10. Philip Morris International Inc||Food, Beverage and Tobacco||2.12%|
|11. Walmart Inc||Retail||2.08%|
|12. NVIDIA Corp||Computer Electronics||2.03%|
|13. PepsiCo Inc||Food, Beverage and Tobacco||1.96%|
|14. Eli Lilly and Co||Drugs||1.78%|
|15. UnitedHealth Group Inc||Healthcare Services||1.75%|
1 The risk level of a fund has been determined in accordance with a standardized risk classification methodology in National Instrument 81-102, that is based on the fund’s historical volatility as measured by the 10-year standard deviation of the fund’s returns. Where a fund has offered securities to the public for less than 10 years, the standardized methodology requires that the standard deviation of a reference mutual fund or index that reasonably approximates the fund’s standard deviation be used to determine the fund’s risk rating. Please note that historical performance may not be indicative of future returns and a fund’s historical volatility may not be indicative of future volatility.
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4 Portfolio allocations will fluctuate over the life of the ETF as the portfolio holdings and market value of each security changes. The portfolio manager(s) may change the portfolio allocations in some or all of the sectors.
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