First Trust Utilities AlphaDEX Fund (FXU)

NYSEARCA: FXU · IEX Real-Time Price · USD
0.37 (1.10%)
May 23, 2022 4:00 PM EDT - Market closed
Expense Ratio0.64%
PE Ratio17.20
Shares Out8.45M
Dividend (ttm)$0.88
Dividend Yield2.57%
Ex-Dividend DateMar 25, 2022
1-Year Return+11.90%
Previous Close33.76
Day's Range33.89 - 34.31
52-Week Low29.48
52-Week High35.38
Inception DateMay 8, 2007

About FXU

The fund will normally invest at least 90% of its net assets (including investment borrowings) in the common stocks that comprise the index. The index is a modified equal-dollar weighted index to objectively identify and select stocks from the Russell 1000® Index in the utilities sector that may generate positive alpha relative to traditional passive-style indices through the use of the AlphaDEX® selection methodology.

Asset ClassEquity
RegionNorth America
IssuerFirst Trust Portfolios
Stock ExchangeNYSEARCA
Ticker SymbolFXU
Index TrackedStrataQuant Utilities Index

Top 10 Holdings

41.60% of assets
NRG EnergyNRG4.97%
UGI CorporationUGI4.77%
National Fuel Gas CompanyNFG4.31%
OGE EnergyOGE4.11%
Pinnacle West CapitalPNW4.09%
Consolidated EdisonED3.44%
American Electric Power CompanyAEP3.36%
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Ex-DividendAmountPay Date
Mar 25, 2022$0.1267Mar 31, 2022
Dec 23, 2021$0.2383Dec 31, 2021
Sep 23, 2021$0.1817Sep 30, 2021
Jun 24, 2021$0.1649Jun 30, 2021
Jun 23, 2021$0.1649Jun 30, 2021
Mar 25, 2021$0.0674Mar 31, 2021
Full Dividend History


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