First Trust Consumer Staples AlphaDEX Fund (NYSEARCA:FXG) Trading 0.1% Higher

First Trust Consumer Staples AlphaDEX Fund (NYSEARCA:FXGGet Rating)’s stock price traded up 0.1% during trading on Tuesday . The stock traded as high as $62.70 and last traded at $62.58. 39,751 shares changed hands during mid-day trading, a decline of 69% from the average session volume of 126,983 shares. The stock had previously closed at $62.51.

First Trust Consumer Staples AlphaDEX Fund Stock Up 0.1 %

The company’s 50 day moving average price is $63.89 and its 200 day moving average price is $62.63.

Institutional Inflows and Outflows

Several institutional investors and hedge funds have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. Wells Fargo & Company MN lifted its position in First Trust Consumer Staples AlphaDEX Fund by 265.1% during the 2nd quarter. Wells Fargo & Company MN now owns 987,584 shares of the company’s stock worth $60,608,000 after buying an additional 717,077 shares in the last quarter. LPL Financial LLC lifted its position in First Trust Consumer Staples AlphaDEX Fund by 49.0% during the 2nd quarter. LPL Financial LLC now owns 297,131 shares of the company’s stock worth $18,235,000 after buying an additional 97,668 shares in the last quarter. Empowered Funds LLC lifted its position in First Trust Consumer Staples AlphaDEX Fund by 83.8% during the 2nd quarter. Empowered Funds LLC now owns 256,446 shares of the company’s stock worth $15,738,000 after buying an additional 116,943 shares in the last quarter. UBS Group AG lifted its position in First Trust Consumer Staples AlphaDEX Fund by 2.3% during the 3rd quarter. UBS Group AG now owns 240,505 shares of the company’s stock worth $13,678,000 after buying an additional 5,304 shares in the last quarter. Finally, Virtue Capital Management LLC lifted its position in First Trust Consumer Staples AlphaDEX Fund by 41.6% during the 3rd quarter. Virtue Capital Management LLC now owns 224,913 shares of the company’s stock worth $12,791,000 after buying an additional 66,048 shares in the last quarter.

About First Trust Consumer Staples AlphaDEX Fund

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First Trust Consumer Staples AlphaDEX Fund (the Fund) is an exchange-traded fund. The Fund seeks investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield of an equity index called the StrataQuant Consumer Staples Index (the Index). The Index is an enhanced index created and administered by the AMEX, which employs the AlphaDEX stock selection methodology to select stocks from the Russell 1000 Index.

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