First Trust ETF Overview

With 195 ETFs traded on the U.S. markets, First Trust ETFs have total assets under management of $128.00B. The average expense ratio is 0.75%. 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 $11.51B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best-performing First Trust ETF was BUFQ at --. The most recent ETF launched in the First Trust space was the FT Cboe Vest Fund of Nasdaq-100 Buffer ETFs BUFQ on 06/15/22.

Top ETF Performers

FNI First Trust Chindia ETF 12.70%
FDNI First Trust Dow Jones International Internet ETF 7.07%
QCLN First Trust NASDAQ Clean Edge Green Energy Index Fund 4.15%
FBT First Trust NYSE Arca Biotechnology Index Fund 1.74%
SKYY First Trust Cloud Computing ETF 1.68%

Bottom ETF Performers

CRPT First Trust SkyBridge Crypto Industry and Digital Economy ETF -19.52%
FBZ First Trust Brazil AlphaDEX Fund -19.06%
FXZ First Trust Materials AlphaDEX Fund -18.23%
FCG First Trust Natural Gas ETF -17.14%
FTRI First Trust Indxx Global Natural Resources Income ETF -16.66%

Top Creations

FTSM First Trust Enhanced Short Maturity ETF 437.43
FDL First Trust Morningstar Dividend Leaders Index Fund 332.08
FTGC First Trust Global Tactical Commodity Strategy Fund 298.54
FMAY FT Cboe Vest U.S. Equity Buffer ETF - May 178.52
FXG First Trust Consumer Staples AlphaDEX Fund 149.24

Top Redemptions

RDVY First Trust Rising Dividend Achievers ETF -181.09
FPE First Trust Preferred Securities & Income ETF -145.15
SKYY First Trust Cloud Computing ETF -144.62
FXD First Trust Consumer Discretionary AlphaDEX Fund -111.47
QTEC First Trust NASDAQ-100 Technology Sector Index Fund -104.75

AUM Winners

XJUN FT Cboe Vest U.S. Equity Enhance & Moderate Buffer ETF - June 278.00%
FTAG First Trust Indxx Global Agriculture ETF 150.82%
YJUN FT Cboe Vest International Equity Buffer ETF - June 96.09%
QJUN FT Cboe Vest Nasdaq-100 Buffer ETF - June 95.22%
FTXH First Trust Nasdaq Pharmaceuticals ETF 88.27%

AUM Losers

FSZ First Trust Switzerland AlphaDEX Fund -49.96%
ISHP First Trust S-Network E-Commerce ETF -41.75%
FBZ First Trust Brazil AlphaDEX Fund -32.60%
FLM First Trust Global Engineering and Construction ETF -29.53%
NXTG First Trust Indxx NextG ETF -25.80%

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