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: NASDAQ AlphaDEX Taiwan Index
- 52 Week Lo: $26.84
- 52 Week Hi: $40.12
- AUM: $6.1 M
- Shares: 0.2 M
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The index is an "enhanced" index which employs the AlphaDEX stock selection methodology to select stocks from the NASDAQ Taiwan Index that meet certain criteria. NASDAQ constructs the NASDAQ AlphaDEX Taiwan Index by ranking the eligible stocks from the NASDAQ Taiwan Index on growth factors including 3-, 6- and 12- month price appreciation, sales to price and one year sales growth, and separately on value factors including book value to price, cash flow to price and return on assets.
FTW - Realtime Rating
Realtime Rating Summary
FTW is a passive ETF that seeks to replicate NASDAQ AlphaDEX Taiwan Index. The index is an "enhanced" index which employs the AlphaDEX stock selection methodology to select stocks from the NASDAQ Taiwan Index that meet certain criteria. NASDAQ constructs the NASDAQ AlphaDEX Taiwan Index by ranking the eligible stocks from the NASDAQ Taiwan Index on growth factors including 3-, 6- and 12- month price appreciation, sales to price and one year sales growth, and separately on value factors including book value to price, cash flow to price and return on assets.
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: Sep 02, 2015
Top Ten Holdings
PGTRF 4.37%Pegatron Corp
CTFHF 4.09%CTBC Financial Holding Co Ltd
LGANF 4.02%Largan Precision Co Ltd
FXCOF 3.87%Foxconn Technology Co Ltd
UMELF 3.86%United Microelectronics Corp
3474 3.74%Inotera Memories Inc
2409 3.61%AU Optronics Corp
1102 3.59%Asia Cement Corp
1402 3.45%Far Eastern New Century Corp
2881 3.41%Fubon Financial Holdings Co Ltd
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
There are 12 other ETFs in the Asia Pacific Equities ETFdb Category that are also eligible for commission free trading:
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: $30.71
- 60 Day MA: $32.12
- MACD 15 Period: -0.20
- MACD 100 Period: -3.86
- Williams % Range 10 Day: 53.64
- Williams % Range 20 Day: 53.64
- RSI 10 Day: 50
- RSI 20 Day: 48
- RSI 30 Day: 46
- Ultimate Oscillator: 41
FTW Bollinger Bands
- Lower Bollinger (10 Day): $28.73
- Upper Bollinger (10 Day): $32.86
- Lower Bollinger (20 Day): $29.02
- Upper Bollinger (20 Day): $32.31
- Lower Bollinger (30 Day): $28.15
- Upper Bollinger (30 Day): $32.47
FTW Support & Resistance
- Support Level 1: n/a
- Support Level 2: $30.62
- Resistance Level 1: n/a
- Resistance Level 2: $30.62
- Stochastic Oscillator %D (1 Day): 61.19
- Stochastic Oscillator %D (5 Day): 63.44
- Stochastic Oscillator %K (1 Day): 59.15
- Stochastic Oscillator %K (5 Day): 49.79
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