|Bid||18.95 x 1400|
|Ask||18.96 x 1300|
|Day's Range||18.93 - 18.96|
|52 Week Range||17.76 - 19.78|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||0.71|
|Expense Ratio (net)||0.85%|
First Trust Advisors L.P. announces the declaration of the monthly distributions for certain exchange-traded funds advised by FTA.
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