Cushing® NextGen Infrastructure Income:SZC

    Manage Alerts


    As of 6/29/2022

    52 Wk Avg$45.52$54.41-16.35%
    52 Wk High$50.87$60.22-11.09%
    52 Wk Low$35.17$47.04-22.29%
    Regular Distribution TypeIncome Only
    Distribution Rate6.80%
    Distribution Amount$0.2132
    Distribution FrequencyMonthly
    Past performance is no guarantee of future results.

    Basic Information

    Investment Objective

    Under normal market conditions, at least 80% of its net assets, plus any borrowings for investment purposes, in a portfolio of equity and debt securities of infrastructure companies, The Fund continues to invest at least 25% of its assets in companies operating in the energy and energy infrastructure sectors. The Fund continues to invest no more than 25% of its total assets in securities of energy master limited partnerships that qualify as publicly traded partnerships under the Internal Revenue Code.

    Capital Structure

    As of 6/29/2022

    Total Investment Exposure:$184.648M
    Total Common Assets:$128.238M
    Common Shares Outstanding:2,601,714

    As of 6/29/2022

    Preferred Share Assets:
    Total Debt (USD): $56.410M
    Regulatory Leverage (USD): $56.410M
    Effective Leverage (USD): $56.410M
    Effective Leverage (%): 30.55%
    Annual Expense Ratios

    As of 11/30/2021

      Per Common Share
    Management Fees1.39%
    Other Expenses:0.45%
    Baseline Expense: N/A
    Interest Expense:0.15%
    Total: 1.99%
    Fund Management

    Fund Sponsor
    Cushing Asset Management LP

    Portfolio Managers
    Saket Kumar, Alex Palma, Hari Kusumakar

    Category: Equity-Sector Equity
    Ticker: SZC
    NAV Ticker: XSZCX
    Average Daily Volume (shares): 12,838
    Average Daily Volume (USD): $0.570M
    Inception Date: 9/26/2012
    Inception Share Price: $25.00
    Inception NAV: $23.83
    Tender Offer: No
    Term: No
    Fiscal Year End: November 30
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    As of 6/29/2022

    Past performance is no guarantee of future results.
    Distribution History

    Enter declared start and end dates to display distribution history below. Income, Long Gain, Short Gain and ROC breakdowns will only be shown for the past year.

    Declared Date Payable Date Ex Date Distrib Amount Income Long Gain Short Gain ROC

    *Indicates a Special Distribution: A distribution disbursed in addition to the normal distributions paid out by the company.

    Key Information Regarding Distributions
    Avg. Earnings Per Share:
    As of 5/31/2021
    Annualized Distribution Rate on NAV:
    As of 6/29/2022
    Total Return on NAV (12 months):
    As of 6/29/2022
    Avg. Portfolio Coupon:
    As of 6/29/2022
    Total % Portfolio Effectively Leveraged:
    As of 6/29/2022

    Pricing Information

    Premium/Discount Information
    Past performance is no guarantee of future results.
    Premium/Discount Information

    As of 6/30/2022

    PeriodAvg Discount
    6 Month-16.69%
    1 Year-16.35%
    3 Year-18.08%
    5 Year-13.90%

    As of 6/29/2022

    3 Month-1.33
    6 Month-1.65
    1 Year-2.23
    Pricing History
    Date NAV Premium / Discount


    Calendar Year Total Returns

    As of 5/31/2022
    Category: Morningstar US CEF Sector Equity

    Past 20 Years

    Return YearPriceNAVCategory - PriceCategory - NAV
    Past performance is no guarantee of future results.
    Annualized Total Returns

    Returns for periods less than one year are cumulative rather than annualized

    As of 5/31/2022
    Category: Morningstar US CEF Sector Equity

    Past performance is no guarantee of future results.

    Portfolio Characteristics

    Portfolio Characteristics
    Average Coupon:
    As of 6/29/2022
    Average Maturity:
    As of 3/31/2022
    3.15 yrs
    Number of Holdings:
    As of 3/31/2022
    Annual Portfolio Turnover:
    As of 11/30/2021
    Asset Allocation

    As of 3/31/2022

    Top Sectors

    As of 3/31/2022

    Sensitive (Super Sector)58.78%
    Defensive (Super Sector)16.09%
    Cyclical (Super Sector)11.43%
    Real Estate9.41%
    Corporate (Super Sector)7.44%
    Corporate Bond7.44%
    Cash Equivalents (Super Sector)6.35%
    Top Holdings

    As of 3/31/2022

    HoldingValue% Portfolio
    Energy Transfer LP$11.28M5.97%
    Clearway Energy Inc Class C$8.00M4.24%
    NextEra Energy Partners LP$7.08M3.75%
    Atlantica Sustainable Infrastructure PLC$6.84M3.62%
    Crestwood Equity Partners LP$6.70M3.55%
    Plains GP Holdings LP Class A$6.68M3.54%
    MPLX LP Partnership Units$6.65M3.52%
    Kinder Morgan Inc Class P$6.62M3.50%
    Pembina Pipeline Corp$6.46M3.42%
    NuStar Energy LP$5.77M3.05%
    Maturity Breakdown

    As of 3/31/2022

    Country Allocation

    As of 3/31/2022

    Country% Portfolio
    United States - Equity63.90%
    United States - Fixed Income7.44%
    Canada - Equity6.41%
    United Kingdom - Equity4.94%
    China - Equity3.07%
    Italy - Equity2.78%
    Spain - Equity1.86%
    India - Equity1.48%
    Switzerland - Equity1.11%
    Singapore - Equity0.74%

    Closed-end fund historical distribution sources have included net investment income, realized gains, and return of capital. For more detailed information on the distributions of a specific fund, please visit the sponsor's website.


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