TDIV - First Trust NASDAQ Technology Dividend Index Fund
|Ex-Dividend Date||Mar 25, 2021|
|Trading Day||April 20|
|Day's Range||55.30 - 55.87|
|52-Week Range||35.98 - 56.32|
The investment seeks investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield (before the fund's fees and expenses) of an equity index called the NASDAQ Technology Dividend IndexSM. The fund will normally invest at least 90% of its net assets (including investment borrowings) in the common stocks and depositary receipts that comprise the index. The index is owned and was developed by Nasdaq, Inc. (the index provider). The index includes up to 100 technology and telecommunications companies that pay a regular or common dividend. The fund is non-diversified.
|Asset Class |
|Inception Date |
Aug 14, 2012
|Ticker Symbol |
|Index Tracked |
NASDAQ Technology Dividend Index
Top 10 Holdings58.32% of assets
|International Business Machines||IBM||8.09%|
|Mar 25, 2021||$0.1631||Mar 31, 2021|
|Dec 24, 2020||$0.4005||Dec 31, 2020|
|Sep 24, 2020||$0.224||Sep 30, 2020|
|Jun 25, 2020||$0.191||Jun 30, 2020|
|Mar 26, 2020||$0.2107||Mar 31, 2020|
|Dec 13, 2019||$0.3236||Dec 31, 2019|
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