First Trust Large Cap Core AlphaDEX Fund (NASDAQ:FEX) Hits New 12-Month High at $76.40

Shares of First Trust Large Cap Core AlphaDEX Fund (NASDAQ:FEX) hit a new 52-week high during trading on Tuesday . The stock traded as high as $76.40 and last traded at $76.10, with a volume of 60536 shares. The stock had previously closed at $76.01.

The firm has a 50-day moving average of $73.67 and a 200 day moving average of $69.40.

The business also recently disclosed a quarterly dividend, which was paid on Thursday, December 31st. Shareholders of record on Monday, December 28th were paid a dividend of $0.249 per share. This is a positive change from First Trust Large Cap Core AlphaDEX Fund’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.20. This represents a $1.00 annualized dividend and a yield of 1.30%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend was Thursday, December 24th.

A number of institutional investors have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the business. Level Four Advisory Services LLC raised its stake in First Trust Large Cap Core AlphaDEX Fund by 8.9% during the third quarter. Level Four Advisory Services LLC now owns 3,693 shares of the company’s stock worth $233,000 after acquiring an additional 303 shares in the last quarter. Steward Partners Investment Advisory LLC raised its stake in First Trust Large Cap Core AlphaDEX Fund by 3.7% during the third quarter. Steward Partners Investment Advisory LLC now owns 12,566 shares of the company’s stock worth $794,000 after acquiring an additional 451 shares in the last quarter. IHT Wealth Management LLC raised its stake in First Trust Large Cap Core AlphaDEX Fund by 3.3% during the third quarter. IHT Wealth Management LLC now owns 15,225 shares of the company’s stock worth $962,000 after acquiring an additional 491 shares in the last quarter. NEXT Financial Group Inc acquired a new position in First Trust Large Cap Core AlphaDEX Fund during the third quarter worth $46,000. Finally, Avantax Advisory Services Inc. raised its stake in First Trust Large Cap Core AlphaDEX Fund by 4.9% during the third quarter. Avantax Advisory Services Inc. now owns 18,335 shares of the company’s stock worth $1,157,000 after acquiring an additional 853 shares in the last quarter.

First Trust Large Cap Core AlphaDEX Fund Company Profile (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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