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07/29 3:50pm ET

First Trust Utilities AlphaDEX® Fund (FXU)

BATS BZX Real-Time Price
As of 3:47pm ET
 +0.20 / +0.73%
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.


1 month+4.66% 3 years+13.29%
3 months+7.48% 5 years+12.09%
1 year+25.36% Since inception+6.66%
Data through 07/28/2016

Quote Details

Previous close$27.27
Open day’s range27.26 – 27.53
Net asset value (NAV)27.20 (07/27/2016)
Daily volume64,311
Average volume (3 months)714,536
Data as of 3:47pm ET, 07/29/2016

Peer Comparisonvs. Utilities ETFs

Performance 5-yr return+12.09%+9.70%
Expense Gross exp ratio0.66%0.43%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio0.990.80
Net assets$1.8B$1.1B
Average market cap$18.1B$20.2B
Average P/E19.321.8
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
T AT&T4.43%
SCG SCANA Corp4.33%
S Sprint Corp4.18%
VZ Verizon4.15%
EXC Exelon4.07%
PEG Public Service Enterprise Group Inc3.97%
TDS Telephone and Data Systems Inc3.96%
LVLT Level 3 Communications Inc3.91%
CTL CenturyLink3.65%
PNW Pinnacle West Capital Corp3.47%