FTW Taiwan AlphaDEX Fund
- Asia Pacific Equities
FTW - Profile
- Issuer: First Trust
- Structure: ETF
- Expense Ratio: 0.80%
- ETF Home Page: FTW
- Inception: Feb 15, 2012
- Tax Form: 1099
- FTW Tracks This Index: Defined Taiwan Index
- 52 Week Lo: $32.71
- 52 Week Hi: $41.03
- AUM: $14.0 M
- Shares: 0.4 M
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The index employs the AlphaDEX stock selection methodology which uses fundamental growth and value factors to objectively select stocks from the S&P Taiwan BMI universe which may generate positive alpha relative to traditional passive indices.
FTW - Realtime Rating
Realtime Rating Summary
FTW is a passive ETF that seeks to replicate Defined Taiwan Index. The index employs the AlphaDEX stock selection methodology which uses fundamental growth and value factors to objectively select stocks from the S&P Taiwan BMI universe which may generate positive alpha relative to traditional passive indices.
The adjacent table gives investors an individual Realtime Rating for FTW on several different metrics, including liquidity, expenses, performance, volatility, dividend, concentration of holdings in addition to an overall rating. The "A+ Metric Rated ETF" field, available to ETFdb Pro members, shows the ETF in the Asia Pacific Equities with the highest Metric Realtime Rating for each individual field. To view all of this data, sign up for a free 14-day trial for ETFdb Pro. To view information on how the ETFdb Realtime Ratings work, click here.
FTW In-Depth Analysis
The following tables and charts contain in-depth metrics for FTW and compare it to similar peer ETFs within its ETFdb Category.
FTW - HoldingsFilings Data as of: Apr 05, 2015
Top Ten Holdings
PGTRF 4.65%Pegatron Corp
2301 4.46%Lite-On Technology Corp
2881 4.44%Fubon Financial Holdings Co Ltd
2303 4.21%United Microelectronics Corp
1402 4.12%Far Eastern New Century Corp
3481 4.07%Innolux Corp
2409 3.89%AU Optronics Corp
3034 3.64%Novatek Microelectronics Corp
3658 3.61%Hermes Microvision Inc
2311 3.55%Advanced Semiconductor Engineering Inc
This section compares how balanced and deep FTW is relative to the peer group ETFdb Category.
FTW Asset Allocation
FTW Sector Breakdown
FTW Market Cap Breakdown
FTW Region Breakdown
FTW Market Tier Breakdown
FTW Country Breakdown
FTW - Expenses & Fees
This section compares the cost efficiency of FTW to peers in the same ETFdb Category.
Expenses Ratio Analysis
Commission Free Trading in FTW
FTW is not currently available for commission free trading on any platforms.
Category Commission Free Trading
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FTW - Performance
This section shows how FTW has performed relative to its peer group ETFdb Category.
FTW - Charts
The following charts can be customized to display historical performance in a number of different formats, including line charts, bar charts, and candlesticks. Time periods can be adjusted to increase or decrease the period shown, ranging from five minutes to several months.
The following chart also includes the option to compare the performance of FTW relative to other ETFs and benchmarks or to include indicators such as Bollinger Bands, relative strength, and moving averages.
FTW - Technicals
FTW Volatility Analysis
This section shows how the volatility of FTW compares to the peer group ETFdb Category.
- 20 Day MA: $38.72
- 60 Day MA: $38.47
- MACD 15 Period: 2.20
- MACD 100 Period: 3.39
- Williams % Range 10 Day: n/a
- Williams % Range 20 Day: n/a
- RSI 10 Day: 75
- RSI 20 Day: 65
- RSI 30 Day: 61
- Ultimate Oscillator: 73
FTW Bollinger Bands
- Lower Bollinger (10 Day): $36.90
- Upper Bollinger (10 Day): $40.87
- Lower Bollinger (20 Day): $37.15
- Upper Bollinger (20 Day): $40.29
- Lower Bollinger (30 Day): $37.37
- Upper Bollinger (30 Day): $40.05
FTW Support & Resistance
- Support Level 1: $40.96
- Support Level 2: $40.90
- Resistance Level 1: $41.06
- Resistance Level 2: $41.10
- Stochastic Oscillator %D (1 Day): 52.76
- Stochastic Oscillator %D (5 Day): 84.13
- Stochastic Oscillator %K (1 Day): 43.05
- Stochastic Oscillator %K (5 Day): 65.21
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