First Trust Global Tactical Commodity Strategy Fund (FTGC)

NASDAQ: FTGC · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
0.20 (0.68%)
At close: May 27, 2022 4:00 PM
-0.75 (-2.54%)
After-hours:May 27, 2022 7:12 PM EDT
Expense Ratio0.95%
PE Ration/a
Shares Out159.50M
Dividend (ttm)$1.66
Dividend Yield5.62%
Ex-Dividend DateDec 23, 2021
1-Year Return+23.49%
Previous Close29.36
Day's Range29.30 - 29.56
52-Week Low22.35
52-Week High31.47
Inception DateOct 23, 2013

About FTGC

The fund is an actively managed exchange-traded fund (ETF) that seeks to achieve attractive risk adjusted returns by investing in commodity futures contracts, exchange-traded commodity linked instruments, and commodity linked total return swaps (collectively, Commodities Instruments) through a wholly-owned subsidiary of the fund organized under the laws of the Cayman Islands (the Subsidiary). The advisor expects to gain exposure to these investments exclusively by investing in the Subsidiary.

Asset ClassPortfolio-Multi Asset
SectorCommodities General
RegionNorth America
IssuerFirst Trust Portfolios
Stock ExchangeNASDAQ
Ticker SymbolFTGC
Index TrackedBenchmark for FTGC Fund

Top 10 Holdings

100.00% of assets
Us DollarsN/A56.45%
Ft Cayman Subsidiary IiN/A22.62%
United States Treasury BillsB 0
United States Treasury BillsB 0
United States Treasury BillsXIB 0
Morgan Stanley Instl Lqudty Trs InstlMISXX3.43%
United States Treasury BillsB 0
United States Treasury BillsB 0
United States Treasury BillsB 0
United States Treasury BillsB 0
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Ex-DividendAmountPay Date
Dec 23, 2021$1.6622Dec 31, 2021
Dec 13, 2019$0.1538Dec 31, 2019
Dec 18, 2018$0.1344Dec 31, 2018
Full Dividend History


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