First Trust Consumer Disc AlphaDEX (FXD) Stock Research, Analysis & News

Quick Analysis on First Trust Consumer Disc AlphaDEX (FXD) Stock as of April 22, 2014

Previous Closing Price $31.24 is below its 50 day moving average $31.99
Previous Closing Price $31.24 is below its 200 day moving average $31.35
The Stock pays a dividend of 0.39%
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First Trust Consumer Disc AlphaDEX (FXD) Stock Profile Summary

First Trust Consumer Disc AlphaDEX (FXD) 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) Consumer Discretionary Index. First Trust Consumer Disc AlphaDEX (FXD) normally invests at least 90% of net assets in common stocks that comprise the index. The index is a modified equal-dollar weighted index designed by NYSE Euronext to objectively identify and select stocks from the Russell 1000(R) Index in the consumer discretionary sector that may generate positive alpha relative to traditional passive-style indices through the use of the AlphaDEX(R) screening methodology. First Trust Consumer Disc AlphaDEX (FXD) is non-diversified.
ETF Inception Date: May 8, 2007
ETF Family: First Trust
ETF Category: Consumer Cyclical
ETF Net Asset: $865.64M

First Trust Consumer Disc AlphaDEX (FXD) Stock Key Statistics Research and Analysis as of April 22, 2014

Stock ExchangePCX
Trade Volume (Average Trading Volume)197,354 (288,561)
Previous Closing Price$31.24
50 Day Price Moving Average$31.99
200 Day Price Moving Average$31.35
Dividend Yield0.39%
Ex-Dividend DateMar 25

Top Stocks in First Trust Consumer Disc AlphaDEX (FXD) ETF as of Mar 30, 2014

Performance of First Trust Consumer Disc AlphaDEX (FXD) ETF as of Mar 30, 2014

PeriodPerformance
Year to Date-0.65%
1 Year Total Return25.14%
3 Year Total Return15.90%
 

Compare with other Consumer Cyclical category EFTs

ETFYear to DateOne YearThree Year
SPDR S&P Homebuilders (XHB)-2.15%8.66%22.30%
First Trust NASDAQ Global Auto (CARZ)3.83%37.97%0
Market Vectors Gaming ETF (BJK)-3.43%30.01%19.76%
PowerShares Dynamic Leisure & Entertain (PEJ)0.18%29.20%22.06%
Vanguard Consumer Discretionary ETF (VCR)-2.09%25.79%20.26%

 

Compare with Top Consumer Cyclical Category Mutual Funds

FundYear to DateOne YearThree Year
Vanguard Consumer Discretionary Idx Adm (VCDAX)-2.0725.8420.26

 

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