AFSM

First Trust Active Factor Small Cap ETF
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AFSM Fund Description

AFSM is an actively managed portfolio of US small-cap companies that exhibit exposure to one or more investing factors.

AFSM Factset Analytics Insight

AFSM construct its portfolio by using multiple investing factors to screen US companies in the small-cap space. The fund aims to provide capital appreciation by investing in securities exhibiting exposures to (i) value; (ii) momentum; (iii) quality; and (iv) low volatility. Being actively managed, AFSM is able to provide flexibility to alter the investing factors used in the portfolio construction in response to changes in market conditions, emergent academic research or other considerations, in addition to managing risk exposure.

AFSM Charts And Performance

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PERFORMANCE [as of 02/21/20] 1 MONTH 3 MONTHS YTD 1 YEAR 3 YEARS 5 YEARS 10 YEARS
AFSM -1.66% -- -0.63% -- -- -- --
AFSM (NAV) -1.70% -- -0.60% -- -- -- --
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MSCI USA Small Cap Index -0.32% 6.02% 1.10% 10.04% 8.94% 8.65% 12.89%
All returns over 1 year are annualized. All returns are total returns unless otherwise stated.

AFSM Summary Data

First Trust
12/03/19
Open-Ended Fund
0.75%
$2.06M
$2.39K
0.18%

AFSM Portfolio Data

$2.36B
18.62
1.92
--
03/26/20
297

AFSM Index Data

No Underlying Index
Proprietary
Proprietary
MSCI USA Small Cap Index

AFSM Portfolio Management

0.75%
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AFSM Tax Exposures

20.00% / 39.60%
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Qualified dividends
No

AFSM Fund Structure

Open-Ended Fund
No
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100% / 0%
N/A
N/A
Low
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AFSM Factset Analytics Block Liquidity

As of 02/24/20
5
4
3
2
1

This measurement shows how easy it is to trade a $1 million USD block of AFSM. AFSM is rated a N/A out of 5.

AFSM Tradability

125
$2.39K
0
0
0.18%
$0.04
0.01%
0.12% / -0.08%
None
100.00%
50,000
0
0.10%
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0
$20.38
N/A

AFSM Sector/Industry Breakdown


AFSM
Segment Benchmark
24.11%
26.69%
18.10%
13.62%
17.29%
13.31%
14.75%
14.25%
11.58%
15.09%
4.08%
4.00%
3.69%
4.98%
2.91%
2.73%
2.38%
4.45%
1.10%
0.88%

AFSM Countries


AFSM
Segment Benchmark
100.00%
99.97%
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0.03%

AFSM Regions


AFSM
Segment Benchmark
100.00%
100.00%

AFSM Economic Development


AFSM
Segment Benchmark
100.00%
100.00%

AFSM Performance Statistics

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0.00%
MSCI USA Small Cap Index

AFSM Benchmark Comparison Holdings

297
1766
231
13.52%

AFSM Benchmark Comparison Summary


AFSM
Segment Benchmark
297
1766
$2.36B
$3.99B
18.62
50.06
1.92
2.23
1.77%
1.59%
Low
Low

AFSM Benchmark Comparison Market Cap Size


AFSM
Segment Benchmark
0.00%
0.03%
35.31%
64.85%
62.37%
32.22%
2.31%
2.90%