Home   Logon   Mobile Site   Research and Commentary   About Us   Call 1.800.621.1675 or Email Us       Follow Us: 

Search by Ticker, Keyword or CUSIP       
 
 
 
Secure Logon Learn More 
* For Financial Representatives *
and Operations Personnel Only
User Id:
Password:
 
Help, I Forgot My Password!
Benefits of Registration

Commentary
Subscribe to First Trust commentary and analysis.

Bob Carey
Chief Market Strategist
Blog
Brian Wesbury
Chief Economist
Blog
Investment Insights
FINRA's BrokerCheck
Check the background of
First Trust using FINRA's BrokerCheck.
Factoid of the Day Monday, March 1, 2021
In February, the dividend-payers (385) in the S&P 500 Index (equal weight) posted a total return of 5.49% vs. 8.94% for the non-payers (120), according to S&P Dow Jones Indices. There are currently 505 stocks in the index. Year-to-date, payers were up 4.92%, vs. a gain of 8.08% for the non-payers. For the 12-month period ended February 2021, payers were up 26.61%, vs. a gain of 50.23% for the non-payers. The number of dividends increased in February totaled 72, up from 71 a year ago. Year-to-date, dividend increases totaled 105, down from 112 over the same period a year ago. One dividend was decreased over the first two months of 2021, up from zero cuts a year ago.
 
Brian Wesbury - Economic Video Commentary
Herd Immunity, Higher Rates

FT Cboe Vest S&P 500® Dividend Aristocrats Target Income ETF® (KNG) - Now Available

First Trust Target Outcome ETFs®
New BGLD Target Outcome Period: March 1, 2021


Cboe Vest Large Cap Buffered Portfolio, Series 17
Initial Offer Date: March 16, 2021
Click Here for Additional Information

Cboe Vest Large Cap Deep Buffered Portfolio, Series 13
Initial Offer Date: March 23, 2021
Click Here for Additional Information

  Unit Investment Trusts Upcoming Deposit Information Initial Offer Date
  Click Here  for CUSIP Information.

California Municipal Income Select Closed-End, 85 3/3/2021
Deep Value Dividend Opportunity, 16 3/3/2021
Nasdaq® Dividend Achievers 25, 23 3/3/2021
Richard Bernstein Advisors Global Dividend Kings®, 37 3/3/2021
Richard Bernstein Advisors Tactical Series, American Industrial Renaissance®, 2021-1 3/3/2021
ETF Growth and Income, March 2021 3/4/2021
IPOX® 25, 1 3/4/2021
Clean Energy, 2 3/5/2021
Dividend Strength, 52 3/5/2021
Global Bond Income Closed-End, 37 3/5/2021
Interest Rate Hedge, 135 3/5/2021
New York Municipal Income Select Closed-End, 62 3/5/2021
Strategic Income Advantage Opportunity, Closed-End, 24 3/5/2021
Balanced Income Select, 100 3/9/2021
Covered Call Select Closed-End, 81 3/9/2021
Dow® Target 10, March 2021 3/10/2021
Income Dividend Equity Allocation (IDEA), 28 3/10/2021
Municipal Income Opportunities Closed-End, 67 3/10/2021
U.S. Infrastructure, 23 3/10/2021
Municipal Advantage Closed-End and ETF, 65 3/11/2021
Emerging Markets Strength, 51 3/12/2021
Innovative Financial and Technology, 4 3/12/2021
Leisure & Entertainment, 7 3/12/2021
S&P/Drucker Institute Corporate Effectiveness, 4 3/15/2021
Sabrient Small Cap Growth, 29 3/15/2021
Cboe Vest Large Cap Buffered, 17 3/16/2021
Capital Strength Buy-Write, 56 3/17/2021
Equity Income Opportunity, 16 3/17/2021
S&P Dividend Aristocrats Buy-Write, 16 3/17/2021
FT Income, 11 3/18/2021
Sabrient Dividend, 35 3/19/2021
Senior Loan Select Closed-End, 43 3/19/2021
Strategic Income Advantage Select, Closed-End, 97 3/19/2021
Worldwide Economic Recovery, 10 3/19/2021
Cboe Vest Large Cap Deep Buffered, 13 3/23/2021
Convertible & Income Select Closed-End and ETF, 6 3/25/2021
First Trust Mobile
Learn about our Mobile SiteGet the latest First Trust product and research information on your smartphone or tablet device!
Learn more...

Institutional Investors
Unit Investment Trusts
Variable Annuities
Closed-End Funds
Exchange-Traded Funds
Open End Mutual Funds

Structured Investments
Seperate Managed Accounts

401k

First Trust Indexes
 
The information presented is not intended to constitute an investment recommendation for, or advice to, any specific person. By providing this information, First Trust is not undertaking to give advice in any fiduciary capacity within the meaning of ERISA, the Internal Revenue Code or any other regulatory framework. Financial professionals are responsible for evaluating investment risks independently and for exercising independent judgment in determining whether investments are appropriate for their clients.
First Trust Portfolios L.P.  Member SIPC and FINRA. (Form CRS)   •  First Trust Advisors L.P. (Form CRS)
Home |  Important Legal Information |  Privacy Policy |  California Privacy Policy |  Business Continuity Plan |  FINRA BrokerCheck
Copyright © 2021 All rights reserved.