First Trust Large Cap Core AlphaDEX Fund
Latest First Trust Large Cap Core AlphaDEX Fund News and Updates
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.