The Dow Jones Global Equity Commodity Indices are a series of equity indexes designed to measure the stock performance of companies engaged in the exploration or production of scarce and renewable commodities. Anchored by the Dow Jones Global Equity Commodity 100 Index, the family includes three sub-indices: Agriculture, Energy, and Resource Scarcity, the latter of which is comprised of companies that produce or seek out commodities with a finite supply (e.g. oil, natural gas, metals, water and the like). Also available is a Shari´ah-screened index.
Key Features and Coverage on RIMES
For this data source, RIMES hosts 4 indices and approximately 135 companies. Index coverage includes:
- Dow Jones Global Equity Commodity 100 Index, Dow Jones Global Equity Agriculture Index, Dow Jones Global Equity Energy Index, Dow Jones Global Equity Resource Scarcity Index
Some of the data items available include:
- Commodity Items: Auction Rate, Commodity Index Multiplier, Contract Month, Contract Year, Daily Excess Return, Date of Portfolio, Difference in 3 Month Forward and the 3rd Wednesday Settle, Divisor Factor in Local Currency, Dow Jones Symbol Key, Exchange, Exchange Identification Code, Investable Weight, Lead or Next Flag: L Designated to the Current Month, N Designated for the Next Future, Market Disruption Event Flag, Reuters Identification Code, Rolling Period Weight in Index, Settlement Price, Total Excess Return, Treasury Bill Daily Return, Weight in Index, Weighted Average Value, etc.
- Index Items: Country Code, Daily Hedged Price Index, Daily Hedged Total Return, Excess Return, Excess Ticker, Forward 2 Months Hedged Price Index, Gross Index, Group Code, Hedged Price Index, Hedged Total Return, Index Range, Last Price Date, Opening Gross Index, Opening Price Index, Opening Value Factor, Opening Weighted Average Value, Price Index, Return Ticker, RIMES Alias Symbol, Total Excess Return, Weighted Average Value, etc.