First Trust Consumer Staples AlphaDEX Fund (NYSEARCA:FXG) declared a quarterly dividend on Thursday, March 21st, Wall Street Journal reports. Shareholders of record on Friday, March 22nd will be given a dividend of 0.1683 per share on Friday, March 29th. This represents a $0.67 dividend on an annualized basis and a yield of 1.49%. The ex-dividend date of this dividend is Thursday, March 21st. This is a positive change from First Trust Consumer Staples AlphaDEX Fund’s previous quarterly dividend of $0.16.

NYSEARCA FXG traded up $0.92 on Thursday, reaching $45.10. The company had a trading volume of 62,467 shares, compared to its average volume of 74,927. First Trust Consumer Staples AlphaDEX Fund has a 1 year low of $40.39 and a 1 year high of $49.01.

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About First Trust Consumer Staples AlphaDEX Fund

First Trust Consumer Staples 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 StrataQuant Consumer Staples Index (the Index). The Index is an enhanced index created and administered by the AMEX, which employs the AlphaDEX stock selection methodology to select stocks from the Russell 1000 Index.

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