Fact sheet: Greencoat UK Wind PLC

Fund information
Fund name
Greencoat UK Wind PLC ORD 1P
Fund manager company
Greencoat Capital LLP
Fund type
Investment Trust
Fund manager
No data available.
Fund objective
The Company’s aim is to provide investors with an annual dividend that increases in line with RPI inflation (6.34p for 2016) while preserving the capital value of its investment portfolio in the long term on a real basis through reinvestment of excess cashflow and the prudent use of portfolio leverage.
Benchmark
No data available.
Investment style
No data available.
Investment method
No data available.
Quick stats
1 Year return
14.9%
1 Year rank in sector
2/6
Sector
IT Infrastructure - Renewable Energy
Yield
5.3%
Fund size
£713m
FE Risk score
?FE Risk Scores measure the riskiness of instruments relative to the FTSE 100 index of shares. Weekly volatility is measured over three years with recent behaviour counting more heavily than earlier behaviour. Cash-type investments will have scores close to zero. Funds will tend to have scores in the 0-150 range. The FTSE 100 is always scored at 100. There is no upper limit.
77
Mid price
118.2
NAV
?Net asset value. The NAV per share may be higher or lower than the share price, which in turn is trading at either a discount or a premium to NAV.
107.3
Discount/Premium
?When the market price of an investment trust’s shares is less than the net asset value (NAV) per share then it is trading at a discount to NAV. A trust’s shares are on a premium when they trade at a higher price than the NAV.
+10.16
Gearing
?Investment trusts have the ability to borrow money which they invest with the aim of generating a higher return than the cost of the loan. An ungeared trust has a figure of 100. A figure of 110 would represent a trust with 10% gearing.
117
Top in this sector
Fund name1 Year
The Renwbls InfstrGrp LtdOrd17.5%
Greencoat UK Wind PLC14.9%
Foresight Solar Limited11.8%
NextEnergy Solar Fund Ltd Red10.9%
BluefieldSolar Inc Fd Ltd10.1%
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Performance snapshot

Holdings snapshot

Performance vs Sector

Cumulative performance
 1 mth3 mth6 mth1 yr3 yr5 yr
Fund4.2%5.3%15.8%14.9%38%-
Sector1.7%5.1%12.2%12.5%22.9%37.6%
Rank within sector1 / 63 / 61 / 62 / 61 / 4-
Quartile1st2nd1st2nd1st
Calendar performance
 YTD - 20162015201420132012
Fund16.1%4.4%14.1%--
Sector11.2%4.8%4.3%14.6%-1.1%
Rank within sector1 / 65 / 61 / 4--
Quartile1st4th1st
Risk statistics
Alpha
?Alpha is a measure of a fund's over- or under-performance by comparison to its benchmark. If the Alpha is 5, the fund has outperformed its benchmark by 5%; so the greater the Alpha, the greater the outperformance.
7.67
Beta
?Beta estimates a fund's volatility by comparison to that of its benchmark. A fund with a beta close to 1 means that the fund will move generally in line with the benchmark. Higher than 1 and the fund is more volatile than the benchmark and vice versa.
0.51
Sharpe
?This commonly-used measure calculates the level of return over and above the return of a notional risk-free investment, such as cash. The difference in returns is then divided by the fund's volatility. The resulting ratio is an indication of the amount of excess return generated per unit of risk.
0.94
Volatility
?Volatility (or standard deviation), when applied to an investment fund, expresses its risk. It shows how widely a range of returns varied from the fund's average return over a particular period. For example, if a fund had an average return of 5%, and its volatility was 15, this would mean that the range of its returns over the period had swung between +20% and -10%.
8.11
Tracking error
?This measures the standard deviation of a fund's excess returns over the returns of an index or benchmark portfolio. As such, it can be an indication of 'riskiness' in the manager's investment style. A Tracking Error below 2 suggests a passive approach. At 3 and above the the manager will be deploying a more active investment style.
8
Information ratio
?This is a useful risk-adjusted measure of actively managed fund performance. It is calculated by deducting the returns of the fund's benchmark from the fund's overall returns, then dividing the result by its tracking error. The higher the Information Ratio the better. It is generally considered that a figure of 0.5 reflects a good performance, 0.75 very good, and 1.00 outstanding.
0.49
R-Squared
?An indication of how closely correlated a fund is to an index or a benchmark. Values for R-Squared range between 0 and 1, with 0 indicating no correlation at all and 1 showing a perfect match. Values upwards of 0.7 suggest that the fund's behaviour is increasingly linked to its benchmark.
0.1
Price movement
52 week high118.2
52 week low101.13
Current bid price117.9
Current offer price118
Current mid price118.2
Region
No data available.
Industry sector
No data available.
Asset type
No data available.
Individual holdings
No data available.
Management
Fund manager group
Greencoat Capital
Fund manager company
Greencoat Capital LLP
Fund type
Investment Trust
Fund objective
The Company’s aim is to provide investors with an annual dividend that increases in line with RPI inflation (6.34p for 2016) while preserving the capital value of its investment portfolio in the long term on a real basis through reinvestment of excess cashflow and the prudent use of portfolio leverage.
Benchmark
No data available.
Investment style
No data available.
Investment method
No data available.
Fund manager
No data available.
Compliance
AIC Member
Domicile
No data available.
Fund for sale in
United Kingdom
Greencoat UK Wind PLC ORD 1P
Initial charge-
Annual charge-
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)-
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price107.3
CurrencyGBX
Price updated30/09/2016
TypeIncome
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeNN9B
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