Direxion Daily Aerospace & Defense Bull 3X Shares (DFEN)

NYSEARCA: DFEN · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
16.47
-1.04 (-5.94%)
Jan 27, 2022 4:00 PM EST - Market closed
Assets$243.25M
NAV$17.50
Expense Ratio1.01%
PE Ration/a
Shares Out13.90M
Dividend (ttm)$0.35
Dividend Yield2.14%
Ex-Dividend DateDec 21, 2021
1-Year Return+13.35%
Volume2,336,152
Open17.86
Previous Close17.51
Day's Range16.17 - 18.32
52-Week Low13.68
52-Week High13.68
Beta3.57
Holdings48
Inception DateMay 3, 2017

About DFEN

The fund invests at least 80% of its net assets (plus borrowing for investment purposes) in financial instruments, such as swap agreements, and securities of the index, ETFs that track the index and other financial instruments that provide daily leveraged exposure to the index or ETFs that track the index. The index attempts to measure the performance of the aerospace and defense industry of the U.S. equity market. The fund is non-diversified.

Asset ClassEquity
SectorIndustrials
RegionNorth America
IssuerDirexion Investments
Stock ExchangeNYSEARCA
Ticker SymbolDFEN
Index TrackedDow Jones U.S. Select Aerospace & Defense Index

Top 10 Holdings

87.64% of assets
NameSymbolWeight
DOW JONES U.S SELECT AERO DEF INDEX SWAPN/A21.09%
DOW JONES U.S SELECT AERO DEF INDEX SWAPN/A19.17%
DOW JONES U.S SELECT AERO DEF INDEX SWAPN/A15.92%
DOW JONES U.S SELECT AERO DEF INDEX SWAPN/A12.15%
Raytheon TechnologiesRTX4.98%
DREYFUS GOVT CASH MGMTN/A4.30%
The Boeing CompanyBA4.01%
DREYFUS GOVT CASH MGMTN/A2.90%
GOLDMAN FINL SQ TRSRY INST 506N/A1.76%
Lockheed MartinLMT1.36%
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Dividends

Ex-DividendAmountPay Date
Dec 21, 2021$0.00167Dec 29, 2021
Dec 9, 2021$0.3387Dec 16, 2021
Mar 23, 2021$0.01278Mar 30, 2021
Dec 22, 2020$0.0012Dec 30, 2020
Sep 22, 2020$0.00038Sep 29, 2020
Jun 23, 2020$0.00021Jun 30, 2020
Full Dividend History

News

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