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First Trust Global Engineering and Construction ETF (FLM)
Investment Objective/Strategy - First Trust Global Engineering and Construction ETF is an exchange-traded fund. The investment objective of the Fund is to seek investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield, before the Fund's fees and expenses, of the ISE Global Engineering and Construction™ Index.
There can be no assurance that the Fund's investment objectives will be achieved.
  • The index specifically targets companies that are engaged in large civil and capital projects such as infrastructure, utilities, transportation, telecommunications, commercial, residential, and commerce facilities and whose roles are within the engineering, designing, planning, consulting, project managing, and/or constructing of these projects.To be included in the index, a company must receive at least 70% of revenues from these types of services and projects based on the reportable segment/division from its most recent annual report.
  • The companies must meet market capitalization and weighting concentration requirements for inclusion in the index.
  • The index uses a linear-based capitalization-weighted methodology for the group of companies.The resulting linear weight distribution prevents a few large component stocks from dominating the index while allowing smaller companies to adequately influence index performance.
  • Index components are reviewed semi-annually for eligibility, and the weights are re-set according to that distribution.
Fund Overview
TickerFLM
Fund TypeForeign Equity
Investment AdvisorFirst Trust Advisors L.P.
Investor Servicing AgentBank of New York Mellon Corp
CUSIP33736M103
ISINUS33736M1036
Intraday NAVFLMIV
Fiscal Year-End09/30
ExchangeNYSE Arca
Inception10/13/2008
Inception Price$30.00
Inception NAV$30.00
Rebalance FrequencySemi-Annual
Gross Expense Ratio*1.42%
Net Expense Ratio*0.70%
* As of 2/1/2022
Expenses are capped contractually at 0.70% per year, at least until January 31, 2023. Please see the Fees and Expenses of the Fund section in the fund’s prospectus for more details.
Current Fund Data (as of 5/20/2022)
Closing NAV1$50.40
Closing Market Price2$50.17
Bid/Ask Midpoint$50.17
Bid/Ask Discount0.46%
30-Day Median Bid/Ask Spread30.56%
Total Net Assets$10,079,602
Outstanding Shares200,002
Daily Volume746
Average 30-Day Daily Volume1,086
Closing Market Price 52-Week High/Low$58.08 / $48.62
Closing NAV 52-Week High/Low$57.89 / $48.76
Number of Holdings (excluding cash)57
Top Holdings (as of 5/20/2022)*
Holding Percent
Vinci S.A. 3.68%
JGC Corporation 3.54%
Quanta Services, Inc. 3.46%
Jacobs Engineering Group Inc. 3.38%
AECOM 3.36%
Taisei Corporation 3.32%
ACS, Actividades de Construccion y Servicios, S.A. 3.29%
Bouygues S.A. 3.28%
Eiffage SA 3.28%
Fluor Corporation 3.22%

* Excluding cash.  Holdings are subject to change.

NAV History (Since Inception)
Past performance is not indicative of future results.
Distribution Information
Dividend per Share Amt (as of 5/22/2022)4$0.2685
30-Day SEC Yield (as of 4/29/2022)51.07%
Unsubsidized 30-Day SEC Yield (as of 4/29/2022)60.56%
12-Month Distribution Rate (as of 4/29/2022)71.56%
Index Yield (as of 4/29/2022)82.52%
Fund Characteristics (as of 4/29/2022)10
Maximum Market Cap.$54,910
Median Market Cap.$2,745
Minimum Market Cap.$447
Price/Earnings13.47
Price/Book1.35
Price/Cash Flow7.63
Price/Sales0.42
Top Country Exposure (as of 5/20/2022)
Country Percent
Japan 28.72%
United States 26.01%
France 10.34%
Spain 4.83%
Canada 4.56%
The Netherlands 4.38%
Sweden 3.89%
South Korea 3.52%
China 2.85%
Australia 2.33%
Bid/Ask Premium/Discount (as of 5/20/2022)
  2021 Q1 2022 Q2 2022 Q3 2022
Days Traded at Premium 159 26 10 ---
Days Traded at Discount 93 36 25 ---
Top Sector Exposure (as of 5/20/2022)
Industrials 99.24%
Utilities 0.68%
Energy 0.08%
Hypothetical Growth of $10,000 Since Inception (as of 5/19/2022) *