First Trust Global Tactical Commodity Strategy Fund (FTGC)

NASDAQ: FTGC · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
-0.08 (-0.35%)
At close: Mar 29, 2023, 4:00 PM
+0.07 (0.30%)
After-hours: Mar 29, 2023, 5:55 PM EDT
Assets $3.18B
Expense Ratio 0.95%
PE Ratio n/a
Shares Out 137.70M
Dividend (ttm) $2.70
Dividend Yield 11.67%
Ex-Dividend Date Mar 24, 2023
Payout Ratio n/a
1-Year Return -19.07%
Volume 744,474
Open 23.18
Previous Close 23.17
Day's Range 23.06 - 23.27
52-Week Low 22.64
52-Week High 30.47
Beta 0.45
Holdings 7
Inception Date Oct 23, 2013

About FTGC

The First Trust Global Tactical Commodity Strategy Fund (FTGC) is an exchange-traded fund that is based on the Benchmark for FTGC Fund index. The fund is an actively managed fund that, through a subsidiary, provides broad exposure to commodities through futures contracts. The fund is structured as a 1940 Act open-ended fund. FTGC was launched on Oct 23, 2013 and is managed by First Trust.

Asset Class Commodity
Category Commodities Broad Basket
Region North America
Stock Exchange NASDAQ
Ticker Symbol FTGC
Index Tracked Benchmark for FTGC Fund


Ex-Dividend Amount Pay Date
Mar 24, 2023 $0.160 Mar 31, 2023
Dec 15, 2022 $2.5279 Dec 30, 2022
Jun 24, 2022 $0.0073 Jun 30, 2022
Dec 23, 2021 $1.6622 Dec 31, 2021
Dec 13, 2019 $0.1538 Dec 31, 2019
Dec 18, 2018 $0.1344 Dec 31, 2018
Full Dividend History


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