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First Trust NYSE Arca Biotechnology Index Fund (FBT)

Delayed Data
As of Oct 21
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Today’s Change
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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 NYSE Arca Biotechnology Index(SM). 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 an equal-dollar weighted index designed to measure the performance of a cross section of companies in the biotechnology industry that are primarily involved in the use of biological processes to develop products or provide services. It is non-diversified.

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1 month-11.29% 3 years+12.81%
3 months-5.66% 5 years+21.18%
1 year-8.75% Since inception+15.85%
Data through 10/22/2016

Quote Details

Previous close$90.44
Open day’s range90.14 – 91.27
Net asset value (NAV)90.39 (10/21/2016)
Daily volume53,417
Average volume (3 months)77,433
Data as of 7:59pm ET, 10/21/2016

Peer Comparisonvs. Health ETFs

Performance 5-yr return+21.18%+20.22%
Expense Gross exp ratio0.55%0.48%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio1.031.28
Net assets$867.3M$1.1B
Average market cap$8.5B$36.3B
Average P/E--20.0
Dividend / Share--0.22%


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Top 5 Sectors
Portfolio weighting
Healthcare 100.00%
Business service 0.00%
Consumer goods 0.00%
Consumer service 0.00%
Energy 0.00%
Top 10 Holdings
Portfolio weighting
CPHD Cepheid4.93%
IONS Ionis Pharmaceuticals Inc4.00%
AGIO Agios Pharmaceuticals Inc3.80%
SGEN Seattle Genetics Inc3.80%
-- 3.72%
ILMN Illumina Inc3.64%
BIIB Biogen3.60%
Q Quintiles IMS Holdings Inc3.38%
INCY Incyte Corp3.37%
NKTR Nektar Therapeutics3.36%

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