First Trust Large Cap Core AlphaDEX Fund

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    Consumer

    Better-than-Expected Earnings Support Falling Ralph Lauren Stock

    Despite a decline in earnings, Ralph Lauren continues to hold $1.2 billion in cash and short-term investments on its balance sheet.

    By Sonya Bells
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    Consumer

    What Are J.M. Smucker’s Expectations for Fiscal 2017?

    During its fiscal 4Q16 earnings release and in its investor presentation last week, the J.M. Smucker Company (SJM) discussed its outlook for fiscal 2017.

    By Sushree Mohanty
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    Earnings Report

    Comparing RL’s Performance and Dividend Payout to Its Peers’

    Ralph Lauren has been a consistent dividend payer. It has paid dividends worth $548 million over the five-year period between fiscal 2011 and fiscal 2015.

    By Sonya Bells
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    How Ralph Lauren’s Retail Channel Became the Biggest Revenue Generator

    In retail, Ralph Lauren operated 143 Ralph Lauren stores, 64 Club Monaco stores, and 259 factory outlets at the end of fiscal 2015.

    By Sonya Bells
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    Macroeconomic Analysis

    An Overview of FEX’s Alpha Holdings

    FEX currently manages a total portfolio of $1.76 billion distributed primarily over the financial, consumer discretionary, and industrials sectors.

    By Ivan Kading
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    Macroeconomic Analysis

    A Comparative Analysis of the FEX and SPY Portfolios

    FEX has performed negatively in the market with a YTD return of -1.8%. The primary reason for its poor performance is its sensitive-to-market alpha holdings.

    By Ivan Kading
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    Macroeconomic Analysis

    A Structural Analysis of the Smart Beta Fund FEX

    The First Trust Large Cap Core AlphaDEX ETF (FEX) is based on the Defined Large Cap Core Index. The index provider selects stocks on the basis of alpha.

    By Ivan Kading
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