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NYSEARCA:FGDFirst Trust DJ Global Select Dividend Index Fund Stock Price, Forecast & News

$18.04
+0.38 (+2.15 %)
(As of 07/10/2020 04:00 PM ET)
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Today's Range
$17.68
Now: $18.04
$18.05
50-Day Range
$16.56
MA: $18.25
$20.47
52-Week Range
$13.75
Now: $18.04
$25.20
Volume76,800 shs
Average Volume160,873 shs
Market Capitalization$380.64 million
P/E RatioN/A
Dividend Yield7.14%
BetaN/A
First Trust Dow Jones Global Select Dividend Index Fund (the Fund) is an exchange-traded fund. The Fund seeks investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield of an equity index called the Dow Jones Global Select Dividend Index (the Index). The Index is an indicated annual dividend yield weighted index of 100 stocks selected from the developed market portion of the Dow Jones World Index, subject to certain buffers designed to limit turnover. The Index universe is defined as all component companies of the 24 developed-market country indexes in the Dow Jones Global Indexes family. To be considered for the Index, companies in the Index universe must pass eligibility screens for dividend quality and liquidity. The Index is reconstituted and adjusted annually in December. The Fund's investment advisor is First Trust Advisors L.P.
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Basic Details

Issuer First Trust
Fund NameFirst Trust DJ Global Select Dividend Index Fund
Tax ClassificationRegulated Investment Company
SymbolNYSEARCA:FGD
Inception Date11/21/2007
Fund ManagerDaniel J. Lindquist, Jon C. Erickson, David G. McGarel, Roger F. Testin, Stan Ueland, Chris A. Peterson
Phone+1-800-6211675

Fund Focus

Asset ClassEquity
BenchmarkDow Jones Global Select Dividend Index
CategoryStrategy
FocusHigh Dividend Yield
Development LevelBlended Development
RegionGlobal

Fund Statistics

Assets Under Management$373.47 million
Average Daily Volume$101,888.60
Discount/Premium-0.04%

ETF Expenses

Management Fee0.40%
Other Expenses0.18%
Total Expenses0.58%
Fee Waiver0.00%
Net Expenses0.58%

Administrator, Advisor and Custodian

AdministratorThe Bank of New York Mellon Corporation
AdvisorFirst Trust Advisors L.P.
CustodianThe Bank of New York Mellon Corporation
DistributorFirst Trust Portfolios L.P.
Transfer AgentThe Bank of New York Mellon Corporation
Trustee
Lead Market MakerJane Street

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First Trust DJ Global Select Dividend Index Fund (NYSEARCA:FGD) Frequently Asked Questions

How has First Trust DJ Global Select Dividend Index Fund's stock been impacted by COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

First Trust DJ Global Select Dividend Index Fund's stock was trading at $18.58 on March 11th, 2020 when Coronavirus (COVID-19) reached pandemic status according to the World Health Organization (WHO). Since then, FGD shares have decreased by 2.9% and is now trading at $18.04. View which stocks have been most impacted by Coronavirus.

How often does First Trust DJ Global Select Dividend Index Fund pay dividends? What is the dividend yield for First Trust DJ Global Select Dividend Index Fund?

First Trust DJ Global Select Dividend Index Fund declared a quarterly dividend on Friday, December 13th. Shareholders of record on Monday, December 16th will be paid a dividend of $0.3039 per share on Tuesday, December 31st. This represents a $1.22 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 6.74%. The ex-dividend date is Friday, December 13th. This is an increase from First Trust DJ Global Select Dividend Index Fund's previous quarterly dividend of $0.11. View First Trust DJ Global Select Dividend Index Fund's dividend history.

Has First Trust DJ Global Select Dividend Index Fund been receiving favorable news coverage?

Media stories about FGD stock have been trending neutral recently, InfoTrie Sentiment Analysis reports. The research group identifies positive and negative news coverage by reviewing more than six thousand news and blog sources in real time. The firm ranks coverage of public companies on a scale of -5 to 5, with scores closest to five being the most favorable. First Trust DJ Global Select Dividend Index Fund earned a daily sentiment score of 0.2 on InfoTrie's scale. They also gave media headlines about the company a news buzz of 0.0 out of 10, meaning that recent news coverage is extremely unlikely to have an effect on the stock's share price in the next several days. View the latest news about First Trust DJ Global Select Dividend Index Fund.

What other stocks do shareholders of First Trust DJ Global Select Dividend Index Fund own?

Based on aggregate information from My MarketBeat watchlists, some companies that other First Trust DJ Global Select Dividend Index Fund investors own include Patriot One Technologies (PAT), Tribute Pharmaceuticals Canada (TBUFF), Alnylam Pharmaceuticals (ALNY), Arconic (ARNC), Check Point Software Technologies (CHKP), Walt Disney (DIS), Grayscale Bitcoin Trust (Btc) (GBTC), Gladstone Capital (GLAD), Lloyds Banking Group (LLOY) and SAP (SAP).

Who are First Trust DJ Global Select Dividend Index Fund's key executives?

First Trust DJ Global Select Dividend Index Fund's management team includes the following people:
  • James A. Bowen, Chairman of the Board of Trustees, President, Chief Executive Officer (Age 61)
  • Mark R. Bradley, Chief Financial Officer, Chief Accounting Officer, Treasurer, Controller (Age 59)
  • W. Scott Jardine Esq., Chief Compliance Officer, Secretary (Age 57)
  • Kelley A. Christensen, Vice President (Age 42)
  • Daniel J. Lindquist, Vice President (Age 47)
  • Roger F. Testin, Vice President (Age 48)
  • Stan Ueland, Vice President (Age 43)
  • James M. Dykas, Assistant Treasurer (Age 51)
  • Kristi A. Maher, Assistant Secretary (Age 50)
  • Richard E. Erickson M.D., Trustee (Age 66)

What is First Trust DJ Global Select Dividend Index Fund's stock symbol?

First Trust DJ Global Select Dividend Index Fund trades on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE)ARCA under the ticker symbol "FGD."

Who are First Trust DJ Global Select Dividend Index Fund's major shareholders?

First Trust DJ Global Select Dividend Index Fund's stock is owned by many different institutional and retail investors. Top institutional shareholders include Park National Corp OH (1.39%), Envestnet Asset Management Inc. (0.73%) and Arden Trust Co (0.07%). View institutional ownership trends for First Trust DJ Global Select Dividend Index Fund.

Which institutional investors are selling First Trust DJ Global Select Dividend Index Fund stock?

FGD stock was sold by a variety of institutional investors in the last quarter, including Park National Corp OH, Arden Trust Co, and Envestnet Asset Management Inc.. View insider buying and selling activity for First Trust DJ Global Select Dividend Index Fund.

How do I buy shares of First Trust DJ Global Select Dividend Index Fund?

Shares of FGD 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, Robinhood, Fidelity, and Charles Schwab.

What is First Trust DJ Global Select Dividend Index Fund's stock price today?

One share of FGD stock can currently be purchased for approximately $18.04.

How big of a company is First Trust DJ Global Select Dividend Index Fund?

First Trust DJ Global Select Dividend Index Fund has a market capitalization of $380.64 million.

What is First Trust DJ Global Select Dividend Index Fund's official website?

The official website for First Trust DJ Global Select Dividend Index Fund is www.ftportfolios.com.

How can I contact First Trust DJ Global Select Dividend Index Fund?

First Trust DJ Global Select Dividend Index Fund's mailing address is 120 East Liberty Drive Suite 400, Wheaton, 60187, United States. The company can be reached via phone at +1-800-6211675.

This page was last updated on 7/11/2020 by MarketBeat.com Staff

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