FXG - First Trust Consumer Staples AlphaDEX Fund

NYSEArca - Nasdaq Real Time Price. Currency in USD
46.75
+0.11 (+0.23%)
As of 2:36PM EDT. Market open.
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Previous Close46.64
Open46.68
Bid45.72 x 1000
Ask47.46 x 1200
Day's Range46.67 - 46.91
52 Week Range40.39 - 49.01
Volume21,679
Avg. Volume58,901
Net Assets320.69M
NAV46.66
PE Ratio (TTM)N/A
Yield2.33%
YTD Return10.98%
Beta (3Y Monthly)0.66
Expense Ratio (net)0.64%
Inception Date2007-05-08
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