First Trust ETF Overview

With 179 ETFs traded on the U.S. markets, First Trust ETFs have total assets under management of $132.19B. The average expense ratio is 0.76%. First Trust ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:

  • Equity
  • Fixed Income
  • Commodities
  • Alternatives
  • Asset Allocation

The largest First Trust ETF is the First Trust Value Line Dividend Index Fund FVD with $12.01B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best-performing First Trust ETF was QCLN at 112.91%. The most recent ETF launched in the First Trust space was the First Trust TCW ESG Premier Equity ETF EPRE on 05/25/21.

Top ETF Performers

FCG First Trust Natural Gas ETF 12.73%
CARZ First Trust NASDAQ Global Auto Index Fund 10.01%
FTXN First Trust Nasdaq Oil & Gas ETF 9.69%
FFR First Trust FTSE EPRA/NAREIT Developed Markets Real Estate Index Fund 7.29%
FTXD First Trust Nasdaq Retail ETF 7.00%

Bottom ETF Performers

FTAG First Trust Indxx Global Agriculture ETF -3.39%
FXR First Trust Industrials/Producer Durables AlphaDEX Fund -2.70%
FLM First Trust Global Engineering and Construction ETF -2.67%
FXD First Trust Consumer Discretionary AlphaDEX Fund -2.46%
FJP First Trust Japan AlphaDEX Fund -1.99%

Top Creations

RDVY First Trust Rising Dividend Achievers ETF 495.31
FTGC First Trust Global Tactical Commodity Strategy Fund 311.39
LMBS First Trust Low Duration Opportunities ETF 247.33
FPE First Trust Preferred Securities & Income ETF 186.99
FVD First Trust Value Line Dividend Index Fund 183.05

Top Redemptions

SKYY First Trust Cloud Computing ETF -197.57
FDN First Trust Dow Jones Internet Index Fund -173.82
FTSM First Trust Enhanced Short Maturity ETF -131.95
QCLN First Trust NASDAQ Clean Edge Green Energy Index Fund -102.90
QQEW First Trust Nasdaq-100 Equal Weighted Index Fund -72.30

AUM Winners

MMLG First Trust Multi-Manager Large Growth ETF 234.27%
DVLU First Trust Dorsey Wright Momentum & Value ETF 124.76%
FSEP FT Cboe Vest U.S. Equity Buffer ETF - September 110.64%
DMAY FT Cboe Vest U.S. Equity Deep Buffer ETF - May 101.57%
FJUL FT Cboe Vest U.S. Equity Buffer ETF - July 67.09%

AUM Losers

FBZ First Trust Brazil AlphaDEX Fund -42.39%
FMAY FT Cboe Vest U.S. Equity Buffer ETF - May -35.70%
DAUG FT Cboe Vest U.S. Equity Deep Buffer ETF - August -29.41%
FAUG FT Cboe Vest U.S. Equity Buffer ETF - August -24.69%
MARB First Trust Merger Arbitrage ETF -14.93%

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