The Nasdaq-100® is one of the world’s preeminent large-cap growth indexes. It includes 100 of the largest domestic and international non-financial companies listed on the Nasdaq Stock Market based on market capitalization.
Nasdaq Wins the ETF 2020 Award for INDEX OF THE YEAR
The ETF.com awards look back at the exchange traded fund (ETF) industry’s 2020 accomplishments, “recognizing the best and brightest” in the ETF space - and Nasdaq was definitely a bright spot. Nasdaq took home the Index of the Year for the Nasdaq Next Generation 100 Index, the underlying index that powers the Invesco Nasdaq NextGen 100 ETF (QQQJ).
The Nasdaq-100 Index is home to some of the world’s most innovative companies—including Apple, Google, Intel, and Tesla. These iconic brands partner with Nasdaq to seamlessly connect business, capital and ideas.
The Companies of the Nasdaq-100
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Home to the World's Leading Companies
Since its inception in 1985, NDX has become the world’s preeminent large-cap growth index. Featuring some of the world's most iconic companies, today, the Nasdaq-100 index defines modern day industrials.Innovation Across Industries
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The goal of the Nations® NDX PutWrite is to capture much of the upside appreciation in the Nasdaq-100 index while substantially reducing the volatility of returns and capturing the difference between the cost of an option and the ultimate value of the option.
The Nasdaq-100 is heavily allocated towards top performing industries such as Technology, Consumer Services, and Health Care, which have helped the Nasdaq-100 outperform the S&P 500 by a wide margin between December 31, 2007 and March 31, 2021.
The Nasdaq-100 Index (NDX) has seen some exceptional returns in recent years. As of April 30, 2019, the Index traded at a trailing 12-month price-to-earnings (P/E) multiple of approximately 24.5, vs. the broader S&P 500 at approximately 19.3. Is this valuation justified?