NYSE:FFA - First Trust Enhanced Stock Price, Price Target & More

$15.09 -0.07 (-0.46 %)
(As of 04/23/2018 01:42 AM ET)
Previous Close$15.09
Today's Range$14.9901 - $15.14
52-Week Range$14.00 - $16.67
Volume41,884 shs
Average Volume54,227 shs
Market Capitalization$312.18 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield7.29%
Beta0.87

About First Trust Enhanced (NYSE:FFA)

First Trust Enhanced Equity Income Fund (the Fund) is a diversified, closed-end management investment company. The Fund's investment objective is to provide a high level of current income and gains and, to a lesser extent, capital appreciation. The Fund invests in a diversified portfolio of equity securities. Under normal market conditions, the Fund pursues an integrated investment strategy, in which the Fund invests all of its managed assets in a diversified portfolio of common stocks of the United States corporations and the United States dollar-denominated equity securities of the non-United States issuers. These securities are traded on the United States securities exchanges. In addition, on an ongoing and consistent basis, the Fund writes (sells) covered call options on a portion of the Fund's managed assets. First Trust Advisors L.P. is the investment advisor of the Fund. Chartwell Investment Partners, LLC is the sub-advisor of the Fund.

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Industry, Sector and Symbol

Industry N/A
Sub-IndustryN/A
SectorN/A
SymbolNYSE:FFA
CUSIPN/A
Phone+1-630-7658000

Debt

Debt-to-Equity RatioN/A
Current RatioN/A
Quick RatioN/A

Price-To-Earnings

Trailing P/E RatioN/A
Forward P/E RatioN/A
P/E GrowthN/A

Sales & Book Value

Annual SalesN/A
Price / SalesN/A
Cash FlowN/A
Price / CashN/A
Book ValueN/A
Price / BookN/A

Profitability

EPS (Most Recent Fiscal Year)N/A
Net IncomeN/A
Net MarginsN/A
Return on EquityN/A
Return on AssetsN/A

Miscellaneous

EmployeesN/A
Outstanding Shares19,970,000

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First Trust Enhanced (NYSE:FFA) Frequently Asked Questions

What is First Trust Enhanced's stock symbol?

First Trust Enhanced trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) under the ticker symbol "FFA."

How often does First Trust Enhanced pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for First Trust Enhanced?

First Trust Enhanced declared a quarterly dividend on Tuesday, March 13th. Shareholders of record on Friday, March 23rd will be given a dividend of $0.285 per share on Thursday, March 29th. This represents a $1.14 annualized dividend and a yield of 7.55%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, March 22nd. View First Trust Enhanced's Dividend History.

Who are some of First Trust Enhanced's key competitors?

Who are First Trust Enhanced's key executives?

First Trust Enhanced's management team includes the folowing people:
  • James A. Bowen, Chairman of the Board of Trustee (Age 62)
  • James M. Dykas, President, Chief Executive Officer (Age 51)
  • Donald P. Swade, Chief Financial Officer, Chief Accounting Officer, Treasurer (Age 45)
  • Kristi A. Maher, Chief Compliance Officer, Assistant Secretary (Age 51)
  • Daniel J. Lindquist, Vice President (Age 47)
  • W. Scott Jardine Esq., Secretary, Chief Legal Officer (Age 57)
  • Richard E. Erickson M.D., Lead Independent Trustee (Age 66)
  • Thomas R. Kadlec, Independent Trustee (Age 60)
  • Robert F. Keith, Independent Trustee (Age 61)
  • Niel Byron Nielson Ph.D., Independent Trustee (Age 64)

Has First Trust Enhanced been receiving favorable news coverage?

News coverage about FFA stock has been trending somewhat positive on Monday, Accern Sentiment Analysis reports. The research firm rates the sentiment of press coverage by reviewing more than twenty million news and blog sources in real time. Accern ranks coverage of companies on a scale of -1 to 1, with scores closest to one being the most favorable. First Trust Enhanced earned a media sentiment score of 0.05 on Accern's scale. They also gave news stories about the company an impact score of 46.85 out of 100, meaning that recent press coverage is somewhat unlikely to have an effect on the company's share price in the next several days.

How do I buy shares of First Trust Enhanced?

Shares of FFA can be purchased through any online brokerage account. Popular online brokerages with access to the U.S. stock market include Vanguard Brokerage Services, TD Ameritrade, E*TRADE, Scottrade, Fidelity and Charles Schwab.

What is First Trust Enhanced's stock price today?

One share of FFA stock can currently be purchased for approximately $15.09.

How big of a company is First Trust Enhanced?

First Trust Enhanced has a market capitalization of $312.18 million.

How can I contact First Trust Enhanced?

First Trust Enhanced's mailing address is 120 E Liberty Dr Ste 400, WHEATON, IL 60187-5455, United States. The company can be reached via phone at +1-630-7658000.


MarketBeat Community Rating for First Trust Enhanced (FFA)

Community Ranking:  2.5 out of 5 (star star half star)
Outperform Votes:  46 (Vote Outperform)
Underperform Votes:  47 (Vote Underperform)
Total Votes:  93
MarketBeat's community ratings are surveys of what our community members think about First Trust Enhanced and other stocks. Vote "Outperform" if you believe FFA will outperform the S&P 500 over the long term. Vote "Underperform" if you believe FFA will underperform the S&P 500 over the long term. You may vote once every thirty days.

Analyst Ratings

First Trust Enhanced (NYSE:FFA) Analyst Ratings History

DateBrokerageActionRatingPrice TargetImpact on Share PriceDetails
(Data available from 4/23/2016 forward)

Earnings

Dividends

First Trust Enhanced (NYSE:FFA) Dividend Information

First Trust Enhanced pays an annual dividend of $1.14 per share, with a dividend yield of 7.55%. FFA's most recent quarterly dividend payment was Thursday, March 29.
Most Recent Dividend:3/29/2018
Annual Dividend:$1.14
Dividend Yield:7.55%
Dividend Growth:6.30% (3 Year Average)
Payout Ratio:N/A
Frequency:Quarterly Dividend
Dividend Payments by Quarter for First Trust Enhanced (NYSE:FFA)

First Trust Enhanced (NYSE:FFA) Dividend History by Quarter

AnnouncedPeriodAmountYieldEx-Dividend DateRecord DatePayable Date
3/13/2018quarterly$0.28507.29%3/22/20183/23/20183/29/2018
12/12/2017quarterly$0.28507.09%12/22/201712/26/201712/29/2017
9/12/2017quarterly$0.28507.58%9/22/20179/25/20179/29/2017
6/13/2017quarterly$0.28507.59%6/22/20176/26/20176/30/2017
3/10/2017quarterly$0.256.92%3/22/20173/24/20173/31/2017
12/14/2016quarterly$0.246.98%12/22/201612/27/201612/30/2016
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Insider Trades

First Trust Enhanced (NYSE FFA) Insider Trading and Institutional Ownership History

Insider Trading History for First Trust Enhanced (NYSE:FFA)
Insider Trading History for First Trust Enhanced (NYSE:FFA)

First Trust Enhanced (NYSE FFA) Insider Trading History

Transaction DateInsider NameTitleBuy/SellNumber of SharesAverage Share PriceTotal TransactionShares Held After TransactionDetails
8/24/2015James A BowenDirectorBuy4,003$12.94$51,798.824,003View SEC Filing  
(Data available from 1/1/2013 forward)

Headlines

First Trust Enhanced (NYSE FFA) News Headlines

Source:
DateHeadline
Redefine Properties Limited -- Moodys takes action on 11 South African corporates following confirmation of sovereign rating at Baa3 stableRedefine Properties Limited -- Moody's takes action on 11 South African corporates following confirmation of sovereign rating at Baa3 stable
finance.yahoo.com - March 27 at 3:25 PM
GROUPAMA 2017 results - Significant increase in operating income at €349 millionGROUPAMA 2017 results - Significant increase in operating income at €349 million
finance.yahoo.com - March 16 at 9:01 AM
First Trust Enhanced Equity Income Fund (FFA) to Issue $0.29 Quarterly DividendFirst Trust Enhanced Equity Income Fund (FFA) to Issue $0.29 Quarterly Dividend
www.americanbankingnews.com - March 13 at 5:15 PM
First Trust Enhanced Equity Income Fund Issues Notice Regarding December 2017 DistributionFirst Trust Enhanced Equity Income Fund Issues Notice Regarding December 2017 Distribution
finance.yahoo.com - December 29 at 5:39 PM
First Trust Enhanced Equity Income Fund (FFA) Declares $0.29 Quarterly DividendFirst Trust Enhanced Equity Income Fund (FFA) Declares $0.29 Quarterly Dividend
www.americanbankingnews.com - December 12 at 5:52 PM
Gold Fields Orogen Holding (BVI) Limited -- Moodys places eight South African corporates on review for downgrade following sovereign actionGold Fields Orogen Holding (BVI) Limited -- Moody's places eight South African corporates on review for downgrade following sovereign action
finance.yahoo.com - November 29 at 9:00 AM
First Trust Enhanced Equity Income Fund Issues Notice Regarding September 2017 DistributionFirst Trust Enhanced Equity Income Fund Issues Notice Regarding September 2017 Distribution
finance.yahoo.com - October 2 at 2:34 PM
First Trust Enhanced Equity Income Fund Issues Notice Regarding September 2017 Distribution - Business Wire (press release)First Trust Enhanced Equity Income Fund Issues Notice Regarding September 2017 Distribution - Business Wire (press release)
www.businesswire.com - September 29 at 7:34 PM
First Trust Enhanced Equity Income Fund (FFA) Announces $0.29 Quarterly DividendFirst Trust Enhanced Equity Income Fund (FFA) Announces $0.29 Quarterly Dividend
www.americanbankingnews.com - September 12 at 6:08 PM
GROUPAMA - 2017 Half-Year Results - Significant increase in net income at €286 millionGROUPAMA - 2017 Half-Year Results - Significant increase in net income at €286 million
finance.yahoo.com - August 31 at 6:33 PM
BRIEF-First Trust Enhanced Equity Income Fund says ‍increased its regularly scheduled quarterly distributionBRIEF-First Trust Enhanced Equity Income Fund says ‍increased its regularly scheduled quarterly distribution
www.reuters.com - June 12 at 6:02 PM

SEC Filings

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This page was last updated on 4/23/2018 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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