Emerging Markets Infrastructure Portfolio ETF (PXR)

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Emerging Markets Infrastructure Portfolio ETF (PXR)

Overview

The PowerShares Emerging Markets Infrastructure Portfolio (Fund) is based on the S-Network Emerging Infrastructure Builders Index (Index). The Fund will normally invest at least 90% of its total assets in securities that comprise the Index and ADRs and GDRs based on the securities in the Index. The Index is designed to measure the overall performance of securities of companies involved in infrastructure construction and development in emerging market countries. Industries include, but are not limited to, construction and engineering, construction machinery, construction materials, diversified metals and mining, heavy electrical equipment, industrial machinery and steel. [1]

Fund Information

  • Fund Manager - Invesco Powershares
  • Inception Date - 10/16/2008
  • Exchange – NYSE Arca
  • Index Ticker – PXR
  • Intra-day NAV Ticker – PXR.IV
  • Expense Ratio - 0.75%

Top Holdings

Holdings % of Portfolio
Vale S.A. (ADS) 6.63%
ABB Ltd. 4.14%
Mechel OAO (ADS) 3.54%
Caterpillar Inc. 2.89%
Weg S/A 2.76%
Companhia Siderurgica Nacional (ADS) 2.43%
Vinci S.A. 2.39%
Norilsk Nickel Mining & Metallurgical Co. (ADS) 2.35%
United Tractors 2.33%
SembCorp Marine Ltd. 2.30%

Holdings as of 23/10/2009

Other Construction ETFs

ETF Name Fund Manager Expense Ratio
Emerging Markets Infrastructure Portfolio ETF (PXR)Invesco PowerShares0.75%
First Trust ISE Global Engineering and Construction Index Fund (FLM)First Trust Portfolios L.P0.70%
iShares Dow Jones U.S. Home Construction Index Fund (ITB)ishares0.48%
iShares S&P Global Infrastructure Index Fund (IGF)ishares0.48%
Powershares Dynamic Building & Construction Portfolio ETF (PKB)Invesco PowerShares0.60%


References

  1. - Overview of Emerging Markets Infrastructure Portfolio ETF (PXR)
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