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NASDAQ:QTEC

First Trust NASDAQ 100 Technology Index Fund (QTEC) Price, Holdings, & News

$177.92
-1.81 (-1.01%)
(As of 04/18/2024 ET)
Today's Range
$177.69
$180.26
50-Day Range
$177.92
$195.66
52-Week Range
$118.86
$196.30
Volume
100,056 shs
Average Volume
121,353 shs
Market Capitalization
$3.73 billion
Assets Under Management
$3.78 billion
Dividend Yield
0.07%
Net Expense Ratio
0.56%
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About First Trust NASDAQ 100 Technology Index Fund (NASDAQ:QTEC)

The First Trust NASDAQ-100-Technology Sector Index Fund (QTEC) is an exchange-traded fund that is based on the NASDAQ-100 Technology Sector index. The fund tracks an equal-weighted index of the largest Nasdaq-listed US technology stocks. QTEC was launched on Apr 19, 2006 and is managed by First Trust.

QTEC Stock Price History

QTEC ETF News Headlines

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Fund Details

Issuer
First Trust
Fund Name
First Trust NASDAQ 100 Technology Index Fund
Tax Classification
Regulated Investment Company
Current Symbol
NASDAQ:QTEC
Inception Date
4/19/2006
Fund Manager
Daniel J. Lindquist, Jon C. Erickson, David G. McGarel, Roger F. Testin, Stan Ueland, Chris A. Peterson
Web
N/A

Fund Focus

Asset Class
Equity
Benchmark
NASDAQ-100 Technology Sector Index
Category
Sector
Focus
Information Technology
Development Level
Developed Markets
Region
North America
Number of Holdings
42

Fund Statistics

Assets Under Management
$3.78 billion
Average Daily Volume
$97,841.40
Discount/Premium
0.03%

Administrator, Advisor and Custodian

Administrator
The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation
Advisor
First Trust Advisors L.P.
Custodian
The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation
Distributor
First Trust Portfolios L.P.
Transfer Agent
The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation
Trustee
N/A
Lead Market Maker
RBC Capital Markets

Options

Optionable
Optionable
Options Volume
2
Put Options
2
Call Options
1
Short Interest
187,100 shs

Miscellaneous

Beta
1.17
Creation Unit
50,000
Creation Fee
$500.00
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First Trust NASDAQ 100 Technology Index Fund Expenses

TypeQTECInformation Technology ETFsEquity ETFsNASDAQ ETFsAll ETFs
Management Fee0.40%0.51%0.54%0.48%0.51%
Other Expenses0.16%0.29%0.54%0.34%0.58%
Total Expense0.56%0.63%0.70%0.58%0.70%
Fee Waiver0.00%-0.48%-0.55%-0.22%-0.57%
Net Expense0.56%0.55%0.60%0.54%0.58%

First Trust NASDAQ 100 Technology Index Fund (QTEC) Holdings & Exposure

QTEC Sector Exposure

QTEC Industry Exposure


QTEC ETF - Frequently Asked Questions

How have QTEC shares performed in 2024?

First Trust NASDAQ 100 Technology Index Fund's stock was trading at $175.47 at the start of the year. Since then, QTEC stock has increased by 1.4% and is now trading at $177.92.
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Are investors shorting First Trust NASDAQ 100 Technology Index Fund?

First Trust NASDAQ 100 Technology Index Fund saw a drop in short interest during the month of March. As of March 31st, there was short interest totaling 2,300 shares, a drop of 98.6% from the March 15th total of 160,500 shares. Based on an average trading volume of 700 shares, the days-to-cover ratio is presently 3.3 days.
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How often does First Trust NASDAQ 100 Technology Index Fund pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for First Trust NASDAQ 100 Technology Index Fund?

First Trust NASDAQ 100 Technology Index Fund announced a quarterly dividend on Wednesday, March 20th. Stockholders of record on Friday, March 22nd will be given a dividend of $0.0084 per share on Thursday, March 28th. This represents a $0.03 annualized dividend and a dividend yield of 0.02%. The ex-dividend date is Thursday, March 21st.
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What does QTEC invest in?

First Trust NASDAQ 100 Technology Index Fund is a equity fund issued by First Trust. QTEC focuses on information technology investments and follows the NASDAQ-100 Technology Sector Index. The fund's investments total to approximately $3.78 billion assets under management.

What stocks does First Trust NASDAQ 100 Technology Index Fund hold?
What is the management fee for First Trust NASDAQ 100 Technology Index Fund?

First Trust NASDAQ 100 Technology Index Fund's management fee is 0.40% and has other expenses of 0.16%. The net expense ratio for QTEC is 0.56%.

What other stocks do shareholders of First Trust NASDAQ 100 Technology Index Fund own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other First Trust NASDAQ 100 Technology Index Fund investors own include NVIDIA (NVDA), JD.com (JD), Okta (OKTA), Shopify (SHOP), Aptiv (APTV), Gilead Sciences (GILD), iShares Core S&P 500 ETF (IVV), Lululemon Athletica (LULU), Mastercard (MA) and Micron Technology (MU).

Who are First Trust NASDAQ 100 Technology Index Fund's major shareholders?

First Trust NASDAQ 100 Technology Index Fund's stock is owned by a variety of institutional and retail investors. Top institutional investors include Kowal Investment Group LLC (1.00%), RVW Wealth LLC (0.51%), Southland Equity Partners LLC (0.31%), Royal Fund Management LLC (0.17%), International Assets Investment Management LLC (0.06%) and Global Assets Advisory LLC (0.05%).

How do I buy shares of First Trust NASDAQ 100 Technology Index Fund?

Shares of QTEC stock can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Charles Schwab, E*TRADE, Fidelity, and Vanguard Brokerage Services.
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This page (NASDAQ:QTEC) was last updated on 4/19/2024 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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