First Trust DJ Global Select Dividend Index Fund (NYSEARCA:FGD) Trading 0.5% Higher

First Trust DJ Global Select Dividend Index Fund (NYSEARCA:FGD)’s share price traded up 0.5% on Wednesday . The stock traded as high as $18.12 and last traded at $18.09, 59,800 shares changed hands during mid-day trading. A decline of 63% from the average session volume of 162,341 shares. The stock had previously closed at $18.00.

The firm’s fifty day simple moving average is $18.20 and its 200 day simple moving average is $20.01.

A number of hedge funds have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the business. Jane Street Group LLC grew its holdings in shares of First Trust DJ Global Select Dividend Index Fund by 86.0% during the 4th quarter. Jane Street Group LLC now owns 33,550 shares of the company’s stock valued at $837,000 after purchasing an additional 15,514 shares during the last quarter. Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services Inc. grew its holdings in shares of First Trust DJ Global Select Dividend Index Fund by 17.0% during the 4th quarter. Ladenburg Thalmann Financial Services Inc. now owns 152,690 shares of the company’s stock valued at $3,378,000 after purchasing an additional 22,179 shares during the last quarter. Cornerstone Wealth Management LLC bought a new stake in shares of First Trust DJ Global Select Dividend Index Fund during the 4th quarter valued at approximately $211,000. Baird Financial Group Inc. grew its holdings in shares of First Trust DJ Global Select Dividend Index Fund by 13.6% during the 4th quarter. Baird Financial Group Inc. now owns 218,327 shares of the company’s stock valued at $5,447,000 after purchasing an additional 26,078 shares during the last quarter. Finally, Ameritas Investment Company LLC grew its holdings in shares of First Trust DJ Global Select Dividend Index Fund by 64.0% during the 4th quarter. Ameritas Investment Company LLC now owns 2,515 shares of the company’s stock valued at $63,000 after purchasing an additional 981 shares during the last quarter.

First Trust DJ Global Select Dividend Index Fund Company Profile (NYSEARCA:FGD)

First Trust Dow Jones Global Select Dividend Index 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 Dow Jones Global Select Dividend Index (the Index). The Index is an indicated annual dividend yield weighted index of 100 stocks selected from the developed market portion of the Dow Jones World Index, subject to certain buffers designed to limit turnover.

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