First Trust Multi Cap Growth AlphaDEX® Fund (FAD)

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Investment Objective

The investment seeks investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield (before the fund's fees and expenses) of an equity index called the Defined Multi Cap Growth Index. The fund will normally invest at least 90% of its net assets in common stocks that comprise the index. The index is a modified equal-dollar weighted index designed by S&P to objectively identify and select stocks from the S&P Composite 1500(R) Growth Index that may generate positive alpha relative to traditional passive-style indices through the use of the AlphaDEX(R) selection methodology. It is non-diversified.

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1 month+1.74% 3 years+17.20%
3 months+1.54% 5 years+15.85%
1 year+15.65% Since inception+6.60%
Data through 09/17/2014

Quote Details

Previous close$46.88
Open day’s range46.89 – 47.09
Net asset value (NAV)46.84 (09/16/2014)
Daily volume2,134
Average volume (3 months)7,724
Data as of 2:52pm ET, 09/17/2014

Peer Comparisonvs. Mid-cap growth ETFs

Performance 5-yr return+15.85%+20.10%
Expense Gross exp ratio0.85%0.47%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio1.131.11
Net assets$70.9M$996.0M
Average market cap$7.9B$9.3B
Average P/E23.524.7
Dividend / Share--0.11%


IWP iShares Russell Mid-Cap Growth ETF
VOT Vanguard Mid-Cap Growth Index Fund ETF S...
MDYG SPDR® S&P 400 Mid Cap Growth ETF


Top 5 Sectors
Portfolio weighting
Industrial materials 19.29%
Consumer service 14.39%
Hardware 14.03%
Consumer goods 12.64%
Energy 8.74%
Top 10 Holdings
Portfolio weighting
THC Tenet Healthcare Corp0.58%
LUV Southwest Airlines Co0.54%
UA Under Armour Inc Class A0.53%
LYB LyondellBasell Industries NV0.53%
FB Facebook Inc Class A0.50%
MAR Marriott International Inc Class A0.49%
NFLX Netflix Inc0.49%
GMCR Keurig Green Mountain Inc0.49%
HAR Harman International Industries Inc0.48%
LRCX Lam Research Corp0.48%

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