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Expense Ratio Discount or Premium to NAV Total Assets Under Management 30-Day Average Daily Volume
0.55% 0.05% 3.411B 657157.1
Dividend Yield Turnover Ratio 1 Year Fund Level Flows Max Drawdown (All)
2.09% 246.0% 2.355B Upgrade

Basic Info

Investment Strategy
The investment seeks to maximize long-term total return. The fund pursues its objective by investing at least 80% of its net assets (including investment borrowings) in fixed income securities. It may invest up to 35% of its net assets in corporate, non-U.S. and non-agency debt and other securities rated below investment grade by one or more nationally recognized statistical rating organization ("NRSRO"), or, if unrated, judged to be of comparable quality by the Sub-Advisor.
General
Security Type Exchange-Traded Fund
Equity Style --
Fixed Income Style Medium Quality/Moderate Sensitivity
Broad Asset Class Taxable Bond
Broad Category Fixed Income
Category Name Intermediate Core-Plus Bond
Category Index BBgBarc US Universal TR USD
Prospectus Objective Growth and Income
Fund Owner Firm Name First Trust
Prospectus Benchmark Index
BBgBarc US Agg Bond TR USD 100.0%
Broad Asset Class Benchmark Index
^BBUSATR 100.0%
Manager Tenure
Bryan Whalen 3.46 yrs
Laird Landmann 3.46 yrs
Stephen Kane 3.46 yrs
Tad Rivelle 3.46 yrs

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Net Fund Flows Versus Category

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As of August 13, 2020. Returns for periods of 1 year and above are annualized.

Annual Total Returns Versus Peers

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As of August 13, 2020.

Fundamentals

General
Distribution Yield Upgrade
Dividend Yield TTM (8-13-20) 2.09%
30-Day SEC Yield (7-31-20) Upgrade
7-Day SEC Yield --
Number of Holdings Upgrade
Bond
Current Yield 2.15%
Yield to Maturity --
Effective Duration Upgrade
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Average Price Upgrade
As of August 12, 2020

Asset Allocation

As of August 12, 2020.
Type % Net % Long % Short
Cash 9.78% Upgrade Upgrade
Stock 0.00% Upgrade Upgrade
Bond 89.87% Upgrade Upgrade
Convertible 0.34% Upgrade Upgrade
Preferred 0.00% Upgrade Upgrade
Other 0.00% Upgrade Upgrade

Top 10 Holdings

Name % Weight Price % Change
United States Treasury Notes 0.25%
5.76% -- --
Federal National Mortgage Association 0%
5.43% -- --
United States Treasury Notes 0.12%
4.61% -- --
United States Treasury Notes 0.25%
3.50% -- --
United States Treasury Bonds 1.25%
3.50% -- --
United States Treasury Bills 0%
3.20% -- --
United States Treasury Bills 0%
3.16% -- --
Federal National Mortgage Association 0%
2.89% -- --
United States Treasury Bills 0%
2.73% -- --
United States Treasury Bills 0%
2.36% -- --

Basic Info

Investment Strategy
The investment seeks to maximize long-term total return. The fund pursues its objective by investing at least 80% of its net assets (including investment borrowings) in fixed income securities. It may invest up to 35% of its net assets in corporate, non-U.S. and non-agency debt and other securities rated below investment grade by one or more nationally recognized statistical rating organization ("NRSRO"), or, if unrated, judged to be of comparable quality by the Sub-Advisor.
General
Security Type Exchange-Traded Fund
Equity Style --
Fixed Income Style Medium Quality/Moderate Sensitivity
Broad Asset Class Taxable Bond
Broad Category Fixed Income
Category Name Intermediate Core-Plus Bond
Category Index BBgBarc US Universal TR USD
Prospectus Objective Growth and Income
Fund Owner Firm Name First Trust
Prospectus Benchmark Index
BBgBarc US Agg Bond TR USD 100.0%
Broad Asset Class Benchmark Index
^BBUSATR 100.0%
Manager Tenure
Bryan Whalen 3.46 yrs
Laird Landmann 3.46 yrs
Stephen Kane 3.46 yrs
Tad Rivelle 3.46 yrs

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Fundamentals

General
Distribution Yield Upgrade
Dividend Yield TTM (8-13-20) 2.09%
30-Day SEC Yield (7-31-20) Upgrade
7-Day SEC Yield --
Number of Holdings Upgrade
Bond
Current Yield 2.15%
Yield to Maturity --
Effective Duration Upgrade
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Average Price Upgrade
As of August 12, 2020

Fund Details

Key Dates
Inception Date 2/14/2017
Last Annual Report Date 8/31/2019
Last Prospectus Date 1/2/2020
Attributes
Enhanced Index Fund No
Index Fund No
Inverse Fund No
Leveraged Fund No
Fund of Funds No
Currency Hedged Fund No
Synthetic Replication Fund No
Has Dividend Investment Plan No
Socially Responsible Fund No