FBT

Fund Description
The First Trust NYSE Arca Biotechnology Index Fund is an exchange-traded index fund. The investment objective of the fund is to replicate as closely as possible before fees and expenses the price and yield of the NYSE Arca Biotechnology Index.
Fund Profile
Fund Name First Trust NYSE Arca Biotechnology Index Fund
Fund Exchange Ticker FBT
Fund Sponsor First Trust
Fund ISIN US33733E2037
Net Expense Ratio 0.56 %
Fund Inception Date 19 June 2006
Fund Legal Structure ETF (Open end fund)
Exchange NYSE Arca
Listing Country Code US
Fund Investment Objective
ETF Type Specific US Equities - Industry Sector
Asset Class Equities (Stocks)
Index Linked Passive
Index Name NYSE Arca Biotechnology Index
Index Provider NYSE
Currency Hedged No
Inverse / Leveraged Not Applicable
Developed / Emerging Developed Market Funds
Market Capitalization Range Broad Market / Multi-Cap
Growth Value Core / Blend
Continent North America
Key Statistics
Return As of Date 18 January 2019
Asset Under Management 2732.21 Million (USD)
1 Month Total Return 14.52 %
Year To Date Return 16.17 %
1 Year Total Return 9.25 %
3 Year Annualized Total Return 16.06 %
NAV 144.18
Share Outstanding 18,950,000
Top 10 Holdings (18 January 2019)
Constituent Name Constituent Ticker Constituent Type Weighting
FIBROGEN INC FGEN EQUI 0.0341000000
IONIS PHARMACEUTICALS INC IONS EQUI 0.0338000000
ALNYLAM PHARMACEUTICALS INC ALNY EQUI 0.0338000000
SEATTLE GENETICS INC SGEN EQUI 0.0336000000
NEUROCRINE BIOSCIENCES INC NBIX EQUI 0.0336000000
ACADIA PHARMACEUTICALS INC ACAD EQUI 0.0335000000
REGENERON PHARMACEUTICALS REGN EQUI 0.0334000000
VERTEX PHARMACEUTICALS INC VRTX EQUI 0.0334000000
INTERCEPT PHARMACEUTICALS IN ICPT EQUI 0.0334000000
GRIFOLS SA-ADR GRFS EQUI 0.0334000000