|Bid||46.47 x 900|
|Ask||50.99 x 1200|
|Day's Range||46.11 - 46.59|
|52 Week Range||37.21 - 53.19|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||1.31|
|Expense Ratio (net)||0.70%|
First Trust Advisors L.P. announces the declaration of distributions for 128 exchange-traded funds advised by FTA.
The measure of optimism among U.S. small-business owners touched a record on highest capital spending since 2007 and all-time high hiring.
Little movement occurred among U.S. diversified equity funds during the past month as the stock market took a dip but recovered most of its losses.
Small caps grabbed the spotlight during the past month, taking the top three positions among U.S. diversified stock funds based on year-to-date gains.
Amid heightened volatility and uncertainty, small cap stocks, as measured by the Russell 2000 Index, are shining and easily outperforming their large-cap counterparts. In fact, the benchmark closed at a record high for consecutive three days and registered its third week of gains. This is in contrast to the large cap brethren – S&P 500 and Dow Jones – that saw the third weekly decline in the past four weeks.Source: Shutterstock
Wall Street has been on a roller-coaster ride this year. Yet, the small-cap segment of the broader market has been outperforming, defying extremely volatility. This is especially true as the Russell 2000 is nearing its record levels with just less than 1% away from its peak.Source: ShutterstockWhy Small Caps?
First Trust is adding to its already expansive lineup of exchange-traded funds tracking Dorsey Wright index and methodologies with the debut of the First Trust Dorsey Wright DALI 1 ETF (NASDAQ: DALI ). ...