FXG - First Trust Consumer Staples AlphaDEX Fund

NYSEArca - Nasdaq Real Time Price. Currency in USD
46.68
-0.09 (-0.19%)
As of 11:09AM EDT. Market open.
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Previous Close46.77
Open46.77
Bid46.65 x 900
Ask46.68 x 1100
Day's Range46.60 - 46.70
52 Week Range40.39 - 49.01
Volume6,212
Avg. Volume72,979
Net Assets329.79M
NAV46.79
PE Ratio (TTM)N/A
Yield2.35%
YTD Return10.69%
Beta (3Y Monthly)0.75
Expense Ratio (net)0.64%
Inception Date2007-05-08
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  • Can We Expect Upward Momentum in Kroger’s Stock Price?
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    Can We Expect Upward Momentum in Kroger’s Stock Price?

    Kroger (KR) reported its third-quarter earnings on December 6. For the quarter ended on November 10, Kroger (KR) posted an adjusted EPS of $0.48 on revenues of $27.67 billion, outperforming analysts’ EPS expectation of $0.43 and revenue estimate of $27.66 billion. The company’s alternative revenue streams, Kroger Personal Finance and Kroger Precision Marketing, posted strong performance for the quarter. However, the company’s same-store sales growth stood at 1.6%—slightly lower than analysts’ expectation of 1.7%.

  • Kroger Stock Rose Due to Third-Quarter Earnings Beat
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    Kroger Stock Rose Due to Third-Quarter Earnings Beat

    Kroger (KR) posted its third-quarter earnings on December 6. For the quarter ending on November 10, the company posted an adjusted EPS of $0.48 on revenues of $27.67 billion. The company’s adjusted EPS grew 9.1% year-over-year, while its revenues declined 0.3%.

  • Can Kroger’s Third-Quarter Earnings Boost Its Stock Price?
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    Can Kroger’s Third-Quarter Earnings Boost Its Stock Price?

    Kroger (KR) is scheduled to post its third-quarter earnings before the market opens on December 6. As of November 30, the company was trading at $29.66, a fall of 6.5% since the announcement of its second-quarter earnings on September 13.

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    Can We Expect Upside Potential in Kroger’s Stock Price?

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  • Weak Q2 Results Erase Kroger’s Stock Gains
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    As discussed, Kroger (KR) reported its fiscal Q2 2018 results September 13, beating analysts’ bottom-line estimate but missing their sales expectation. The sales miss was significant for investors, as competitors Walmart (WMT) and Target (TGT) had recently posted strong quarters. While Target recorded its best comps growth in 13 quarters, Walmart’s sales comps were its best in ten years. Kroger, on the other hand, once again missed analysts’ sales comps estimate despite strong macros.

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