FFA - First Trust Enhanced Equity Income Fund

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16.15
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Previous Close15.97
Open15.96
Bid15.98 x 1800
Ask16.16 x 800
Day's Range15.91 - 16.16
52 Week Range12.06 - 16.57
Volume27,895
Avg. Volume35,001
Market Cap322.648M
Beta (3Y Monthly)1.09
PE Ratio (TTM)13.98
EPS (TTM)1.15
Earnings DateN/A
Forward Dividend & Yield1.14 (7.22%)
Ex-Dividend Date2019-06-21
1y Target EstN/A
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  • Business Wire

    First Trust Enhanced Equity Income Fund Issues Notice Regarding September 2019 Distribution

    The Board of Trustees of First Trust Enhanced Equity Income Fund , CUSIP 337318109, previously approved a managed distribution policy for the Fund in reliance on exemptive relief received from the Securities and Exchange Commission which permits the Fund to make periodic distributions of long-term capital gains more frequently than otherwise permitted with respect to its common shares subject to certain ...

  • Business Wire

    First Trust Enhanced Equity Income Fund Declares its Quarterly Distribution of $0.285 Per Share

    First Trust Enhanced Equity Income Fund (the "Fund") (NYSE: FFA) has declared the Fund's regularly scheduled quarterly distribution of $0.285 per share. The quarterly distribution information for the Fund appears below. The Fund's Board of Trustees has approved a managed distribution policy for the Fund (the "Plan") in reliance on exemptive relief received from the Securities and Exchange Commission which permits the Fund to make periodic distributions of long-term capital gains more frequently than otherwise permitted with respect to its common shares subject to certain conditions.

  • Moody's

    Fortress REIT Limited -- Moody's announces completion of a periodic review of ratings of Fortress REIT Limited

    Dubai, June 29, 2019 -- Moody's Investors Service ("Moody's") has completed a periodic review of the ratings of Fortress REIT Limited and other ratings that are associated with the same analytical unit. The review was conducted through a portfolio review in which Moody's reassessed the appropriateness of the ratings in the context of the relevant principal methodology(ies), recent developments, and a comparison of the financial and operating profile to similarly rated peers. This publication does not announce a credit rating action and is not an indication of whether or not a credit rating action is likely in the near future.

  • Business Wire

    First Trust Enhanced Equity Income Fund Issues Notice Regarding June 2019 Distribution

    The Board of Trustees of First Trust Enhanced Equity Income Fund , CUSIP 337318109, previously approved a managed distribution policy for the Fund in reliance on exemptive relief received from the Securities and Exchange Commission which permits the Fund to make periodic distributions of long-term capital gains more frequently than otherwise permitted with respect to its common shares subject to certain ...

  • Moody's

    Fortress REIT Limited -- Moody's downgrades Fortress REIT Limited to Ba1/Aa3.za; outlook negative

    Dubai, April 24, 2019 -- Moody's Investors Service ("Moody's") has assigned a corporate family rating (CFR) of Ba1 and has withdrawn Fortress REIT Limited's ("Fortress") long-term Baa3 issuer rating, in line with the rating agency's practice for corporates with non-investment-grade ratings. Please refer to the Moody's Investors Service's Policy for Withdrawal of Credit Ratings, available on its website, www.moodys.com. Concurrently, Moody's has assigned a long term CFR national scale rating of Aa3.za and has withdrawn Fortress' long-term Aa1.za national scale issuer rating.

  • Business Wire

    First Trust Enhanced Equity Income Fund Issues Notice Regarding March 2019 Distribution

    The Board of Trustees of First Trust Enhanced Equity Income Fund , CUSIP 337318109, previously approved a managed distribution policy for the Fund in reliance on exemptive relief received from the Securities and Exchange Commission which permits the Fund to make periodic distributions of long-term capital gains more frequently than otherwise permitted with respect to its common shares subject to certain ...

  • Business Wire

    First Trust Advisors L.P. Announces Portfolio Manager Update for First Trust Enhanced Equity Income Fund

    First Trust Advisors L.P. (“FTA”) announced today that Chartwell Investment Partners, LLC (“Chartwell”), investment sub-advisor for First Trust Enhanced Equity Income Fund (FFA) (the “Fund”), will release an update on the market and the Fund for financial advisors and investors. The Fund is a diversified, closed-end management investment company that seeks to provide a high level of current income and gains and, to a lesser extent, capital appreciation. The Fund seeks to achieve its investment objective by investing in a diversified portfolio of equity securities and by writing (selling) covered call options on a portion of the equity securities in the fund’s portfolio.

  • Moody's

    Fortress REIT Limited -- Moody's places Fortress REIT Limited's Baa3/Aa1.za ratings on review for downgrade

    "Today's action reflects our view that Fortress' liquidity is weakening given the current level of debt maturing in the next 12-18 months and that access to equity or bond markets has not been tested since the launch of the FSCA investigation last year" says Lahlou Meksaoui, a Moody's Lead Analyst. Fortress has ZAR5.0 billion of debt maturing in the next 18 months including ZAR1.3 billion of bonds. In a press release dated 6 December 2018, the South African Financial Sector Conduct Authority ("FSCA") has indicated that its investigation on possible insider trading and price manipulation on Fortress shares is on-going, no guidance on the timing of a resolution has been provided.