First Trust ETF Overview

With 161 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets, First Trust ETFs gather total assets under management of $94.48B. The average expense ratio is 0.75%. First Trust ETFs can be found in the following asset classes:

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

The largest First Trust ETF is the First Trust Dow Jones Internet Index Fund FDN with $10.00B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing First Trust ETF was the QCLN at 93.40%. The most-recent ETF launched in the First Trust space was the FT Cboe Vest Fund of Buffer ETF BUFR in 08/10/20.

Top ETF Performers

CARZ First Trust NASDAQ Global Auto Index Fund 8.57%
FTXR First Trust Nasdaq Transportation ETF 8.52%
QCLN First Trust NASDAQ Clean Edge Green Energy Index Fund 8.32%
FNI First Trust Chindia ETF 7.29%
FDTS First Trust Developed Markets ex-US Small Cap AlphaDEX Fund 4.56%

Bottom ETF Performers

FCG First Trust Natural Gas ETF -17.59%
FXN First Trust Energy AlphaDEX Fund -13.20%
FTXN First Trust Nasdaq Oil & Gas ETF -12.16%
QABA First Trust NASDAQ ABA Community Bank Index Fund -7.78%
EMLP First Trust North American Energy Infrastructure Fund -6.13%

Top Creations

FIXD First Trust TCW Opportunistic Fixed Income ETF 476.18
FTCS First Trust Capital Strength ETF 143.02
SKYY First Trust Cloud Computing ETF 142.04
LMBS First Trust Low Duration Opportunities ETF 103.33
CIBR First Trust NASDAQ Cybersecurity ETF 83.38

Top Redemptions

FDN First Trust Dow Jones Internet Index Fund -120.18
FBT First Trust NYSE Arca Biotechnology Index Fund -47.06
DAUG FT Cboe Vest U.S. Equity Deep Buffer ETF - August -45.18
FXO First Trust Financials AlphaDEX Fund -37.55
HUSV First Trust Horizon Managed Volatility Domestic ETF -18.00

AUM Winners

FTXR First Trust Nasdaq Transportation ETF 9,239.65%
FTAG First Trust Indxx Global Agriculture ETF 438.21%
BUFR FT Cboe Vest Fund of Buffer ETF 200.89%
FAUG FT Cboe Vest U.S. Equity Buffer ETF - August 147.91%
FTXD First Trust Nasdaq Retail ETF 67.27%

AUM Losers

FXN First Trust Energy AlphaDEX Fund -79.87%
FVL First Trust Value Line 100 ETF -61.79%
HSMV First Trust Horizon Managed Volatility Small/Mid ETF -21.90%
FTLB First Trust Hedged BuyWrite Income ETF -20.52%
FCG First Trust Natural Gas ETF -16.55%

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