Overview

Description

The Calvert Global Water Research Index ("Index") is composed of companies that manage water use in a sustainable manner and are actively engaged in expanding access to water, improving water quality, promoting the efficient use of water, or providing solutions that address other global water challenges. The Index universe consists of companies that satisfy minimum market capitalization and liquidity thresholds and are significantly involved in water-related business activities that are consistent with the Calvert Principles for Responsible Investment The Index is reconstituted annually in December and rebalanced quarterly.
 

Historical Returns (%) as of Mar 31, 2018

Performance of the Index does not reflect the deduction of fees and expenses that would typically be associated with an actual investment and do not represent the performance of the Calvert Fund that seeks to replicate the Index. Investors cannot invest directly in the Index. Performance less than or equal to one year is cumulative.
 

Index Facts

Price Ticker Symbol CALH2O
Total Return Ticker Symbol CALH2OTR

Top 10 Constituents (%)2,3 as of Mar 31, 2018

Connecticut Water Service Inc
American Water Works Co Inc
United Utilities Group PLC
Guangdong Investment Ltd
Aqua America Inc
Pennon Group PLC
Veolia Environnement SA
Suez
American States Water Co
Cia de Saneamento do Parana
Total 12.93

Performance

Historical Returns (%) as of Mar 31, 2018

Performance of the Index does not reflect the deduction of fees and expenses that would typically be associated with an actual investment and do not represent the performance of the Calvert Fund that seeks to replicate the Index. Investors cannot invest directly in the Index. Performance less than or equal to one year is cumulative.
 

Calendar Year Returns (%)

2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Calvert Global Water Research Index 20.52
MSCI All Country World Index1 -42.19 34.63 12.67 -7.35 16.13 22.80 4.16 -2.36 7.86 23.97

Portfolio

Index Statistics as of Mar 31, 2018

Median Market Cap $6.6B
Average Market Cap $21.5B
Price/Earnings Ratio 19.40
Price/Book Ratio 2.76
Number of Constituents 107

Sector Breakdown (%)3 as of Mar 31, 2018

 

Index Constituents (%)4 as of Mar 31, 2018

Holding % of Index
Connecticut Water Service Inc 1.37%
American Water Works Co Inc 1.34%
United Utilities Group PLC 1.32%
Guangdong Investment Ltd 1.29%
Aqua America Inc 1.29%
Pennon Group PLC 1.29%
Veolia Environnement SA 1.28%
Suez 1.28%
American States Water Co 1.25%
Cia de Saneamento do Parana 1.22%
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Index Rules and Methodology

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