First Trust ETF Overview

With 141 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets, First Trust ETFs gather total assets under management of $74.57B. The average expense ratio is 0.73%. First Trust ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:

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

The largest First Trust ETF is the First Trust Dow Jones Internet Index Fund FDN with $8.76B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing First Trust ETF was the FBZ at 34.91%. The most-recent ETF launched in the First Trust space was the First Trust Long Duration Opportunities ETF LGOV in 01/22/19.

TOP ETF PERFORMERS

FBZ First Trust Brazil AlphaDEX Fund 7.66%
FLN First Trust Latin America AlphaDEX Fund 6.67%
NFTY First Trust India NIFTY 50 Equal Weight ETF 6.21%
DVOL First Trust Dorsey Wright Momentum & Low Volatility ETF 4.46%
HUSV First Trust Horizon Managed Volatility Domestic ETF 4.12%

BOTTOM ETF PERFORMERS

FCG First Trust Natural Gas ETF -17.01%
FXN First Trust Energy AlphaDEX Fund -15.40%
FYT First Trust Small Cap Value AlphaDEX Fund -6.94%
FTXN First Trust Nasdaq Oil & Gas ETF -6.43%
FTXL First Trust Nasdaq Semiconductor ETF -5.60%

TOP CREATIONS

FVD First Trust Value Line Dividend Index Fund 204.72
FTSM First Trust Enhanced Short Maturity ETF 186.16
FXU First Trust Utilities AlphaDEX Fund 134.06
FPE First Trust Preferred Securities & Income ETF 96.80
LMBS First Trust Low Duration Opportunities ETF 89.85

TOP REDEMPTIONS

FXH First Trust Health Care AlphaDEX Fund -268.26
FBT First Trust NYSE Arca Biotechnology Index Fund -59.60
FDN First Trust Dow Jones Internet Index Fund -53.98
QQEW First Trust Nasdaq-100 Equal Weighted Index Fund -48.80
FXL First Trust Technology AlphaDEX Fund -35.61

AUM WINNERS

NXTG First Trust Indxx NextG ETF 740.29%
EDOW First Trust Dow 30 Equal Weight ETF 242.58%
FTXR First Trust Nasdaq Transportation ETF 194.44%
FDNI First Trust Dow Jones International Internet ETF 59.34%
DVOL First Trust Dorsey Wright Momentum & Low Volatility ETF 32.80%

AUM LOSERS

FCAN First Trust Canada AlphaDEX Fund -36.79%
RNMC First Trust Mid Cap U.S. Equity Select ETF -22.49%
FXN First Trust Energy AlphaDEX Fund -22.34%
FTAG First Trust Indxx Global Agriculture ETF -17.48%
FCG First Trust Natural Gas ETF -15.23%

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