WisdomTree U.S. Earnings 500 Index
The WisdomTree U.S. Earnings 500 Index is a fundamentally weighted index that measures the performance of earnings-generating companies within the large-capitalization segment of the U.S. Stock Market. Companies in the index are incorporated and listed in the U.S and have generated positive cumulative earnings over their most recent four fiscal quarters prior to the index measurement date. The index is comprised of the 500 largest companies ranked by market capitalization in the WisdomTree U.S. Earnings Index. The index is earnings-weighted in December of each year to reflect the proportionate share of the aggregate earnings each component company has generated. Companies with greater earnings generally have larger weights in the index. WisdomTree Investments uses "Core Earnings", computed by Standard & Poors, as the weighting metric. Core Earnings is a standardized calculation of earnings developed by Standard & Poors designed to include expenses, incomes and activities that reflect the actual profitability of an enterprises ongoing operations.
Prior to June 30, 2017, the WisdomTree U.S. Earnings 500 Index was named the WisdomTree Earnings 500 Index.
As of 11/16/2018
|Bloomberg Index Symbol||WTEPS|
|Exchange Index Symbol||WTE|
|Index Inception Date||02/01/2007|
|Base Index Value||200|
|Number of Components in Index||497|
|Current Index Value||377.16|
|Total Return Index Closing Value||491.29|
|Total Index Market Capitalization ($ Trillion)||22.77|
|Index MarketCap Breakdown|
|Large Cap (> $10 Billion)||96.94%|
|Mid Cap (≥ $2 Billion and ≤ $10 Billion)||3.06%|
|Small Cap (< $2 Billion)||0.00%|
As of 11/16/2018
|Gross Buyback Yield||3.67|
|Net Buyback Yield||3.23|
This chart illustrates how hypothetical investment of $10,000 might have grown. The calculations assume reinvestment of dividend and do not reflect transaction and other costs.
Results are not indicative of future performance. Index performance does not represent actual fund or portfolio performance. A fund or portfolio may differ significantly from the securities included in the Index. Index performance assumes reinvestment of dividends, but does not reflect any management fees, transaction costs or other expenses that would be incurred by a portfolio or fund, or brokerage commissions on transactions in Fund shares. Such fees, expenses and commissions could reduce returns. WisdomTree Investments, its affiliates and their independent providers are not liable for any informational errors, incompleteness, or delays, or for any actions taken in reliance on information contained herein.
Industry Group Breakdown
As of 11/16/2018Weight
|1. United States||100.00%|