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Fund Profile:
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Jump to: General Fund Information | Fund Institution Information | Account Minimums | Methodology | Proxy Voting Information | Specific Screening Information by Category | Performance Data

General Fund Information - [Return to Top]

Ticker: NALFX

Assets under management (AUM): $252.14M (in US$ millions) - See other performance data below

General Fund Type: International, Global, Foreign

Specific Sizes or Types of Investments: --

Financial Objective: Long term capital appreciation with income as a secondary objective by investing in equity securities in a wide ranges of industries.

Specific ESG Focus: New Alternatives Fund invests in companies which generate energy from renewable resources, produce products and provide services which benefit the environment, and contribute to a sustainable economy. The Fund seeks to be affirmatively socially responsible.

To invest, call: 800-423-8383 or 631-423-7373


Institution Name:
New Alternatives Fund

Mutual Funds Description: New Alternatives Fund is the oldest mutual fund in the U.S. (est. 1982) investing in renewable energy and energy conservation companies.

Contact info:
150 Broadhollow Rd., #PH2
Melville,New York 11747
Phone: 631-423-7373
Fax: 631-423-7393
Email: murray@newalternativesfund.com
Web: http://www.newalternativesfund.com/ (Opens in a new window)


Account Minimums - [Return to Top]

Minimum Account: $2500

Minimum IRA: $2500


Methodology - [Return to Top]

Screening Venue: In-house

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Screening Database Used: --

Screening Process: --


Proxy Voting Information - [Return to Top]

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Specific Screening Information by Category - [Return to Top]


  • Climate / Clean Technology: Positive Investment - New Alternatives Fund specifically invests in companies developing and producing renewable energy resources and materials and generating power from renewable energy.
  • Pollution / Toxics: Restricted/Exclusionary Investment - New Alternatives Fund does not invest in companies extracting and developing fossil fuel based energy resources and materials.
  • Other Environmental: Positive Investment - New Alternatives Fund specifically invests in companies that develop and produce materials and services that protect the environment, reduce pollution and build a sustainable economy.


  • Community Development: Positive Investment
  • Diversity & Equal Employment Opportunity: Positive Investment
  • Human Rights: Positive Investment
  • Labor Relations: Positive Investment
  • Conflict Risk: No Investment


  • Board Issues: Positive Investment
  • Executive Pay: Positive Investment


  • Alcohol: No Investment
  • Animal Welfare: Positive Investment
  • Defense/Weapons: Restricted/Exclusionary Investment
  • Gambling: Restricted/Exclusionary Investment
  • Tobacco: Restricted/Exclusionary Investment


  • Shareholder Engagement - Shareholder Resolutions: Filed or co-filed with companies on environmental, social or governance issues

Performance Data - [Return to Top]

Data provided by: Bloomberg logo - Information current as of June 30, 2020

Year-to-date rate of return: 3.85%

1-year rate of return: 17.69%

3-year rate of return: 10.37%

5-year rate of return: 8.8%

10-year rate of return: 9.93%

Previous year rate of return: 36.98%

Management fee: 0.56%

Expense ratio: 1.08%

Standard deviation: 19.8%

Benchmark used: S&P 500 Composite Total Return | External link (Opens in a new window)

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