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First Trust Consumer Staples AlphaDEX® Fund (FXG)

47.36
Delayed Data
As of 10:19am ET
 -0.1468 / -0.31%
Today’s Change
43.48
Today|||52-Week Range
49.33
+3.53%
Year-to-Date

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 StrataQuant  Consumer Staples Index. The fund will normally invest at least 90% of its net assets (including investment borrowings) in common stocks that comprise the index. The index is a modified equal-dollar weighted index designed by NYSE to objectively identify and select stocks from the Russell 1000  Index in the consumer staples sector that may generate positive alpha relative to traditional passive-style indices through the use of the AlphaDEX  selection methodology.

No recent news for First Trust Consumer Staples AlphaDEX® Fund.

Performance

1 month+3.28% 3 years+11.19%
3 months+4.14% 5 years+15.55%
1 year+5.01% Since inception+10.53%
Data through 04/28/2017

Quote Details

Previous close$47.51
Open day’s range47.35 – 47.38
Net asset value (NAV)47.53 (04/27/2017)
Daily volume3,639
Average volume (3 months)183,993
Data as of 10:19am ET, 04/28/2017

Peer Comparisonvs. Consumer defensive ETFs

 FXGCategory
Performance 5-yr return+15.55%+11.89%
Expense Gross exp ratio0.61%1.31%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio1.221.12
Net assets$627.6M$790.5M
Average market cap$15.8B$76.1B
Average P/E20.421.3
Dividend / Share--0.27%

Competitors

VDC Vanguard Consumer Staples Index Fund ETF...
IYK iShares U.S. Consumer Goods ETF
FSTA Fidelity® MSCI Consumer Staples Index E...

Holdings

Top 5 Sectors
Portfolio weighting
Consumer goods 83.69%
Consumer service 16.31%
Business service 0.00%
Energy 0.00%
Financial service 0.00%
Top 10 Holdings
Portfolio weighting
PPC Pilgrims Pride Corp5.53%
BG Bunge Ltd5.16%
ADM Archer Daniels Midland Co4.74%
TSN Tyson Foods Inc4.69%
WFM Whole Foods Market Inc4.46%
SYY Sysco Corp4.40%
NUS NU Skin Enterprises Inc3.80%
RAI Reynolds American3.68%
POST Post Holdings Inc3.56%
SJM J M Smucker Co3.36%