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First Trust Utilities AlphaDEX® Fund (FXU)

Delayed Data
As of May 02
 +0.13 / +0.51%
Today’s Change
Today|||52-Week Range

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(R) Utilities 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(R) Index in the utilities sector that may generate positive alpha relative to traditional passive-style indices through the use of the AlphaDEX(R) selection methodology.

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1 month-1.97% 3 years+11.34%
3 months+11.43% 5 years+10.43%
1 year+8.39% Since inception+5.94%
Data through 04/30/2016

Quote Details

Previous close$25.37
Open day’s range25.30 – 25.57
Net asset value (NAV)25.36 (04/29/2016)
Daily volume1,230,294
Average volume (3 months)1,508,477
Data as of 3:59pm ET, 05/02/2016

Peer Comparisonvs. Utilities ETFs

Performance 5-yr return+10.43%+9.30%
Expense Gross exp ratio0.66%0.43%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio1.020.79
Net assets$1.7B$1.1B
Average market cap$12.5B$19.1B
Average P/E17.820.2
Dividend / Share--0.41%


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Top 5 Sectors
Portfolio weighting
Utilities 75.36%
Telecommunication 16.65%
Energy 5.95%
Industrial materials 2.05%
Business service 0.00%
Top 10 Holdings
Portfolio weighting
EXC Exelon4.73%
CTL CenturyLink4.65%
PEG Public Service Enterprise Group Inc4.46%
TDS Telephone and Data Systems Inc4.26%
SCG SCANA Corp4.25%
NRG NRG Energy Inc4.05%
CPN Calpine Corp3.84%
EIX Edison International3.56%
LVLT Level 3 Communications Inc3.56%
FTR Frontier Communications Corp3.51%

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