FTC:NSD-First Trust Large Cap Growth AlphaDEX Fund (USD)

ETF | Large Growth | NSD

Last Closing Price

USD 79.69


+0.81 (+1.03)%

Market Cap

USD 0.93B



Average Target Price

Average Analyst Rating


Fundamental Analysis



The investment seeks investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield (before the fund's fees and expenses) of an equity index called the Nasdaq AlphaDEX® Large Cap Growth Index. The fund will normally invest at least 90% of its net assets (including investment borrowings) in the common stocks that comprise the index. The index is designed to select growth stocks from the NASDAQ US 500 Large Cap Index (the base index) that may generate positive alpha, or risk-adjusted returns, relative to traditional indices through the use of the AlphaDEX® selection methodology.

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Valuation Growth & Performance

Share Volume

Relative Performance (Total Returns)

Relative Returns (From:    To: 2020-07-15 )

Largest Industry Peers for Large Growth

Symbol Name Mer Price(Change) Market Cap
QQQ Invesco QQQ Trust 0.20 %

+0.53 (+0.20%)

IUSG iShares Core S&P U.S. Growth E.. 0.04 %

+0.57 (+0.76%)

VONG Vanguard Russell 1000 Growth I.. 0.08 %

+0.88 (+0.43%)

ONEQ Fidelity NASDAQ Composite Inde.. 0.21 %

+3.62 (+0.89%)

FV First Trust Dorsey Wright Focu.. 0.87 %

+0.47 (+1.44%)

QQEW First Trust NASDAQ-100 Equal W.. 0.59 %

+0.79 (+0.96%)

FVC First Trust Exchange-Traded Fu.. 0.71 %

+0.38 (+1.52%)

CACG ClearBridge All Cap Growth ETF 0.54 %

+0.30 (+0.81%)

QQXT First Trust NASDAQ-100 Ex-Tech.. 0.60 %

+1.09 (+1.69%)

LRGE ClearBridge Large Cap Growth E.. 0.59 %

+0.21 (+0.51%)


ETFs Containing FTC

Symbol Name Weight Mer Price(Change) Market Cap


Market Performance

  Market Performance vs.
Industry/Classification (Large Growth)
Market Performance vs. Exchange
  Value Sector Median Percentile Rank Grade Market Median Percentile Rank Grade
Capital Gain 9.28% 43% F 71% C-
Dividend Return 0.11% 27% F 3% F
Total Return 9.40% 43% F 71% C-
Trailing 12 Months  
Capital Gain 10.66% 36% F 69% D+
Dividend Return 0.32% 38% F 6% F
Total Return 10.98% 36% F 69% D+
Trailing 5 Years  
Capital Gain 58.92% 38% F 76% C
Dividend Return 2.90% 38% F 9% F
Total Return 61.82% 38% F 75% C
Average Annual (5 Year Horizon)  
Capital Gain 10.73% 30% F 64% D
Dividend Return 0.56% 40% F 14% F
Total Return 11.29% 30% F 62% D-
Risk Return Profile  
Volatility (Standard Deviation) 10.16% 80% B- 87% B+
Risk Adjusted Return 111.11% 30% F 92% A-
Market Capitalization 0.93B 64% D 69% D+
Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage Letter Grade Percentage
A+ 97%-100% A 93%-96% A- 90%-92%
B+ 97%-89% B 83%-86% B- 80%-82%
C+ 77%-79% C 73%-76% C- 70%-72%
D+ 67%-69% D 63%-66% D- 60%-62%
F 0%-59%

Annual Financials (USD)

Quarterly Financials (USD)

Analyst Rating

Target Price Action Rating Action Analyst Rating Price Date

Fundamental Analysis Breakdown

This is a composite scorecard based on the application of evaluation criteria deemed most important by analysts. This is not a buy or sell recommendation.

What to like:
Low volatility

The stock’s annual returns have been stable and consistent compared to its sector peers(for a hold period of at least 12 months) and is in the top quartile. Although stability is good, also keep in mind it can limit returns.

What to not like:
Poor risk adjusted returns

This company is delivering below median risk adjusted returns in its peers. Even if it is outperforming on returns , the returns are unpredictable. Proceed with caution.

Below median total returns

The company has under performed its peers on annual average total returns in the past 5 years.

Below median dividend returns

The company’s average income yield over the past 5 years has been low compared to its peers. However, it is not a problem if you are not looking for income.

Overpriced compared to earnings

The stock is trading high compared to its peers on a price to earning basis and is above the sector median.