First Trust ETF Overview

With 161 ETFs traded in the U.S. markets, First Trust ETFs gather total assets under management of $102.91B. 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 $10.50B in assets. In the last trailing year, the best performing First Trust ETF was the QCLN at 165.64%. The most-recent ETF launched in the First Trust space was the FT Cboe Vest U.S. Equity Deep Buffer ETF DOCT in 10/16/20.

Top ETF Performers

QCLN First Trust NASDAQ Clean Edge Green Energy Index Fund 27.72%
FCG First Trust Natural Gas ETF 25.93%
FXN First Trust Energy AlphaDEX Fund 25.54%
CARZ First Trust NASDAQ Global Auto Index Fund 19.27%
FYT First Trust Small Cap Value AlphaDEX Fund 15.40%

Bottom ETF Performers

FTLS First Trust Long/Short Equity ETF -1.13%
FXU First Trust Utilities AlphaDEX Fund -0.49%
FMF First Trust Managed Futures Strategy Fund -0.10%
FOCT FT Cboe Vest U.S. Equity Buffer ETF - October --
MARB First Trust Merger Arbitrage ETF 0.02%

Top Creations

FIXD First Trust TCW Opportunistic Fixed Income ETF 291.37
LMBS First Trust Low Duration Opportunities ETF 249.84
QCLN First Trust NASDAQ Clean Edge Green Energy Index Fund 176.69
FTCS First Trust Capital Strength ETF 126.87
FPE First Trust Preferred Securities & Income ETF 102.18

Top Redemptions

FDN First Trust Dow Jones Internet Index Fund -158.35
EMLP First Trust North American Energy Infrastructure Fund -59.57
FDT First Trust Developed Markets ex-US AlphaDEX Fund -56.21
FVD First Trust Value Line Dividend Index Fund -50.42
TDIV First Trust NASDAQ Technology Dividend Index Fund -38.62

AUM Winners

FTAG First Trust Indxx Global Agriculture ETF 400.19%
DOCT FT Cboe Vest U.S. Equity Deep Buffer ETF 306.54%
FOCT FT Cboe Vest U.S. Equity Buffer ETF - October 112.65%
QCLN First Trust NASDAQ Clean Edge Green Energy Index Fund 90.95%
FYT First Trust Small Cap Value AlphaDEX Fund 57.61%

AUM Losers

DNOV FT Cboe Vest U.S. Equity Deep Buffer ETF - November -28.13%
FTXD First Trust Nasdaq Retail ETF -17.53%
DDIV First Trust Dorsey Wright Momentum & Dividend ETF -12.12%
FFR First Trust FTSE EPRA/NAREIT Developed Markets Real Estate -10.94%
DEED First Trust TCW Securitized Plus ETF -9.77%

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