First Trust ETF Overview

With 141 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets, First Trust ETFs gather total assets under management of $73.87B. 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 $8.88B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing First Trust ETF was the FRI at 23.89%. 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

FDNI First Trust Dow Jones International Internet ETF 10.36%
FTXL First Trust Nasdaq Semiconductor ETF 9.24%
FXN First Trust Energy AlphaDEX Fund 8.55%
QTEC First Trust NASDAQ-100 Technology Sector Index Fund 8.43%
FCG First Trust Natural Gas ETF 7.00%

BOTTOM ETF PERFORMERS

FBZ First Trust Brazil AlphaDEX Fund -6.41%
FLN First Trust Latin America AlphaDEX Fund -2.66%
FTXH First Trust Nasdaq Pharmaceuticals ETF -1.85%
FMF First Trust Morningstar Managed Futures Strategy Fund -0.18%
FUMB First Trust Ultra Short Duration Municipal ETF 0.10%

TOP CREATIONS

FVD First Trust Value Line Dividend Index Fund 236.24
LMBS First Trust Low Duration Opportunities ETF 168.96
FTSM First Trust Enhanced Short Maturity ETF 149.99
FBT First Trust NYSE Arca Biotechnology Index Fund 134.99
FTCS First Trust Capital Strength ETF 133.46

TOP REDEMPTIONS

FTSL First Trust Senior Loan Fund -23.64
FNI First Trust Chindia ETF -17.93
FV First Trust Dorsey Wright Focus 5 ETF -17.89
AIRR First Trust RBA American Industrial Renaissance ETF -16.17
FDT First Trust Developed Markets ex-US AlphaDEX Fund -16.16

AUM WINNERS

LDSF First Trust Low Duration Strategic Focus ETF 60.66%
FAAR First Trust Alternative Absolute Return Strategy ETF 28.86%
FRI First Trust S&P REIT Index Fund 24.60%
FTXH First Trust Nasdaq Pharmaceuticals ETF 23.84%
DVOL First Trust Dorsey Wright Momentum & Low Volatility ETF 23.57%

AUM LOSERS

FLN First Trust Latin America AlphaDEX Fund -30.36%
AIRR First Trust RBA American Industrial Renaissance ETF -12.64%
FTXO First Trust Nasdaq Bank ETF -10.18%
QABA First Trust NASDAQ ABA Community Bank Index Fund -7.52%
FJP First Trust Japan AlphaDEX Fund -5.56%

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