First Trust Energy Inc&Growth:FEN

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    As of 11/11/2019

    52 Wk Avg$21.27$21.47-0.91%
    52 Wk High$23.40$22.818.53%
    52 Wk Low$17.98$18.41-9.42%
    Regular Distribution TypeManaged Distribution
    Distribution Rate11.33%
    Distribution Amount$0.5800
    Distribution FrequencyQuarterly
    Past performance is no guarantee of future results.

    Basic Information

    Investment Objective

    The Fund seeks high total return with current income through investment in publicly traded MLPs and related public entities in the energy sector

    Capital Structure

    As of 11/11/2019

    Total Net Assets:$548.789M
    Total Common Assets:$398.288M
    Common Shares Outstanding:19,984,376

    As of 11/30/2018

    Preferred Share Assets:
    Type of Preferred:
    Total Debt (USD): $151.000M
    Structural Leverage (USD): $151.000M
    Structural Leverage (%): 26.12%
    Effective Leverage (USD): $151.000M
    Effective Leverage (%): 26.12%
    Annual Expense Ratios

    As of 11/30/2018

      Per Common Share
    Management Fees1.36%
    Other Expenses:0.19%
    Baseline Expense: 1.56%
    Interest Expense:1.26%
    Total: 2.82%
    Fund Management

    Fund Sponsor
    First Trust Advisors LP

    Portfolio Managers
    Linda Longville (16 Mar 2009) / James Murchie (14 Sep 2007) / Eva Pao (14 Sep 2007)

    Category: US Equity-MLP
    Ticker: FEN
    NAV Ticker: XFENX
    Average Daily Volume (shares): 81,000
    Average Daily Volume (USD): $1.677M
    Inception Date: 6/17/2004
    Inception Share Price: $20.00
    Inception NAV: $19.06
    Tender Offer: No
    Term: No
    Fiscal Year End: November 30
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    As of 11/11/2019

    Past performance is no guarantee of future results.
    Distribution History

    Enter declared start and end dates to display distribution history below. Income, Long Gain, Short Gain and ROC breakdowns will only be shown for the past year.

    Declared Date Payable Date Ex Date Distrib Amount Income Long Gain Short Gain ROC

    *Indicates a Special Distribution: A distribution disbursed in addition to the normal distributions paid out by the company.

    Key Information Regarding Distributions
    Annualized Distribution Rate on NAV:
    As of 11/11/2019
    Total Return on NAV (12 months):
    As of 11/11/2019
    Total % Portfolio Effectively Leveraged:
    As of 11/11/2019

    Pricing Information

    Premium/Discount Information
    Past performance is no guarantee of future results.
    Premium/Discount Information

    As of 11/11/2019

    PeriodAvg Discount
    6 Month1.62%
    1 Year-0.91%
    3 Year0.53%
    5 Year-1.19%

    As of 11/12/2019

    3 Month0.10
    6 Month0.40
    1 Year1.00
    Pricing History
    Date NAV Premium / Discount


    Calendar Year Total Returns

    As of 11/11/2019
    Category: MLP

    Past 20 Years

    Return YearPriceNAVCategory - PriceCategory - NAV
    Past performance is no guarantee of future results.
    Annualized Total Returns

    Returns for periods less than one year are cumulative rather than annualized

    As of 11/11/2019
    Category: MLP

    Past performance is no guarantee of future results.

    Portfolio Characteristics

    Portfolio Characteristics
    Number of Holdings:
    As of 5/31/2019
    Annual Portfolio Turnover:
    As of 11/30/2018
    Asset Allocation

    As of 2/28/2018 reported by Fund Sponsor

    Top Sectors

    As of 5/31/2017 reported by Fund Sponsor

    MLP - Oil/Gas Expl/Prod 82.38%
    General Equity 32.29%
    Real Estate 0.84%
    Net Current Assets -15.51%
    Top Holdings

    As of 5/31/2019 reported by Fund Sponsor

    HoldingValue% Portfolio
    Enterprise Products Partners LP$77.84M13.45%
    US Dollar Cash$60.03M10.37%
    Magellan Midstream Partners, L.P.$52.97M9.15%
    Kinder Morgan, Inc.$40.59M7.01%
    TC Pipelines LP$39.78M6.87%
    Energy Transfer LP$31.30M5.41%
    Enbridge, Inc.$30.50M5.27%
    Williams Companies Inc$29.97M5.18%
    Plains All American Pipeline LP$29.01M5.01%
    Holly Energy Partners, L.P.$21.90M3.78%
    NextEra Energy Partners LP$18.68M3.23%
    Country Allocation

    As of 2/28/2018 reported by Fund Sponsor

    Country% Portfolio
    USA 86.21%
    Canada 9.57%
    UK 1.34%

    Closed-end fund historical distribution sources have included net investment income, realized gains, and return of capital. For more detailed information on the distributions of a specific fund, please visit the sponsor's website.


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