First Trust Capital Strength ETF (FTCS)

NASDAQ: FTCS · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
+0.03 (0.04%)
Dec 6, 2023, 4:00 PM EST - Market closed
Assets $8.55B
Expense Ratio 0.55%
PE Ratio 20.11
Shares Out n/a
Dividend (ttm) $1.04
Dividend Yield 1.33%
Ex-Dividend Date Sep 22, 2023
Payout Ratio 26.76%
1-Year Return +1.18%
Volume 160
Open 77.87
Previous Close 77.75
Day's Range 77.64 - 78.05
52-Week Low 69.70
52-Week High 79.34
Beta n/a
Holdings 51
Inception Date Jul 6, 2006

About FTCS

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The First Trust Capital Strength ETF (FTCS) is an exchange-traded fund that is based on the NASDAQ Capital Strength index. The fund tracks an equally weighted US large-cap equity index targeting companies with a strong cash balance, low long-term debt, and high return on equity. FTCS was launched on Jul 6, 2006 and is issued by First Trust.

Asset Class Equity
Category Large Blend
Region North America
Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Ticker Symbol FTCS
ETF Provider First Trust
Index Tracked NASDAQ Capital Strength Index

Top 10 Holdings

22.15% of assets
Name Symbol Weight
Gartner, Inc. IT 2.37%
NetApp, Inc. NTAP 2.29%
Moody's Corporation MCO 2.27%
Garmin Ltd. GRMN 2.26%
W. R. Berkley Corporation WRB 2.19%
Amphenol Corporation APH 2.17%
Ross Stores, Inc. ROST 2.16%
Ameriprise Financial, Inc. AMP 2.13%
Accenture plc ACN 2.13%
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Ex-Dividend Amount Pay Date
Sep 22, 2023 $0.215 Sep 29, 2023
Jun 27, 2023 $0.2368 Jun 30, 2023
Mar 24, 2023 $0.2921 Mar 31, 2023
Dec 23, 2022 $0.2915 Dec 30, 2022
Sep 23, 2022 $0.2563 Sep 30, 2022
Jun 24, 2022 $0.1794 Jun 30, 2022
Full Dividend History


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