Curtis Advisory Group LLC Decreases Stock Holdings in First Trust Senior Loan ETF (NASDAQ:FTSL)

Curtis Advisory Group LLC lowered its stake in First Trust Senior Loan ETF (NASDAQ:FTSLFree Report) by 7.2% during the 4th quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The firm owned 11,494 shares of the company’s stock after selling 897 shares during the period. Curtis Advisory Group LLC’s holdings in First Trust Senior Loan ETF were worth $530,000 as of its most recent filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

A number of other large investors have also added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. Royal Bank of Canada lifted its stake in shares of First Trust Senior Loan ETF by 28.9% in the 1st quarter. Royal Bank of Canada now owns 3,031,325 shares of the company’s stock worth $142,624,000 after purchasing an additional 680,339 shares during the period. UBS Group AG grew its holdings in First Trust Senior Loan ETF by 42.3% during the first quarter. UBS Group AG now owns 2,592,314 shares of the company’s stock valued at $121,968,000 after purchasing an additional 770,651 shares during the period. Bank of America Corp DE increased its position in First Trust Senior Loan ETF by 3.2% in the first quarter. Bank of America Corp DE now owns 2,255,547 shares of the company’s stock worth $102,041,000 after buying an additional 70,865 shares in the last quarter. LPL Financial LLC grew its stake in shares of First Trust Senior Loan ETF by 3.2% during the 3rd quarter. LPL Financial LLC now owns 1,632,286 shares of the company’s stock valued at $74,661,000 after acquiring an additional 50,250 shares during the period. Finally, Wagner Wealth Management LLC increased its holdings in First Trust Senior Loan ETF by 15.5% in the 4th quarter. Wagner Wealth Management LLC now owns 1,103,873 shares of the company’s stock worth $50,855,000 after acquiring an additional 148,231 shares in the last quarter.

First Trust Senior Loan ETF Stock Performance

NASDAQ FTSL remained flat at $46.18 on Friday. 370,545 shares of the company’s stock were exchanged, compared to its average volume of 329,985. First Trust Senior Loan ETF has a 12 month low of $44.53 and a 12 month high of $46.99. The firm’s 50 day moving average price is $46.16 and its 200-day moving average price is $45.96.

First Trust Senior Loan ETF Cuts Dividend

The company also recently announced a monthly dividend, which was paid on Thursday, March 28th. Investors of record on Friday, March 22nd were issued a $0.30 dividend. This represents a $3.60 annualized dividend and a yield of 7.80%. The ex-dividend date was Thursday, March 21st.

First Trust Senior Loan ETF Company Profile

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The First Trust Senior Loan Fund (FTSL) is an exchange-traded fund that is based on the S&P\u002FLSTA U.S. Leveraged Loan 100 index. The fund holds senior floating rate bank loans from firms around the globe. The actively managed fund can hold up to 20% of assets in non-senior loans, including high-yield bonds and equities.

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Institutional Ownership by Quarter for First Trust Senior Loan ETF (NASDAQ:FTSL)

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