First Trust Large Cap Core AlphaDEX Fund (NASDAQ:FEX) Shares Down 0.3%

First Trust Large Cap Core AlphaDEX Fund (NASDAQ:FEX) shares dropped 0.3% during mid-day trading on Thursday . The company traded as low as $60.41 and last traded at $60.53, approximately 38,780 shares traded hands during mid-day trading. A decline of 56% from the average daily volume of 88,021 shares. The stock had previously closed at $60.71.

The stock has a 50-day moving average price of $60.54 and a 200-day moving average price of $60.49.

The firm also recently disclosed a — dividend, which was paid on Monday, September 30th. Stockholders of record on Thursday, September 26th were given a $0.2604 dividend. The ex-dividend date was Wednesday, September 25th. This represents a dividend yield of 1.2%.

Several institutional investors and hedge funds have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the company. Cypress Wealth Services LLC lifted its position in shares of First Trust Large Cap Core AlphaDEX Fund by 0.8% in the third quarter. Cypress Wealth Services LLC now owns 85,074 shares of the company’s stock valued at $5,181,000 after buying an additional 655 shares during the last quarter. Park National Corp OH increased its stake in shares of First Trust Large Cap Core AlphaDEX Fund by 7.8% during the third quarter. Park National Corp OH now owns 47,076 shares of the company’s stock worth $2,867,000 after purchasing an additional 3,415 shares during the period. Breiter Capital Management Inc. bought a new position in shares of First Trust Large Cap Core AlphaDEX Fund during the second quarter worth approximately $532,000. RFG Advisory LLC increased its stake in shares of First Trust Large Cap Core AlphaDEX Fund by 5.0% during the second quarter. RFG Advisory LLC now owns 6,744 shares of the company’s stock worth $409,000 after purchasing an additional 323 shares during the period. Finally, Transamerica Financial Advisors Inc. bought a new position in shares of First Trust Large Cap Core AlphaDEX Fund during the second quarter worth approximately $871,000.

About First Trust Large Cap Core AlphaDEX Fund (NASDAQ:FEX)

First Trust Large Cap Core 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 Defined Large Cap Core Index (the Index). The Index is an enhanced index created and administered by Standard & Poor’s, which employs the AlphaDEX stock selection methodology to select stocks from the S&P 500 Index.

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