First Trust Exchange-Traded Fund III - First Trust Value Line Dividend (FVD) Dividend History

The investment seeks investment results that correspond generally to the price and yield (before the fund's fees and expenses) of an equity index called the Value Line® Dividend Index. The fund will normally invest at least 90% of its net assets (including investment borrowings) in common stocks that comprise the index. The index is a modified equal-dollar weighted index comprised of U.S. exchange-listed securities of companies that pay above-average dividends and have potential for capital appreciation.

Last update 04/11/2021


Dividend Yield Summary

  2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Dividends 0.58 0.64 0.72 0.73 0.81 0.18
Average Price 26.17 29.46 30.67 33.45 32.23 36.29
Yield 2.22% 2.17% 2.35% 2.18% 2.51% 0.50%
• The above Dividend, Average Price, and Yield values for 2021 are year-to-date.

Dividend Dates

Ex Dividend Date 2021-03-25
Dividend Pay Date 2021-06-30

DivInfo Metrics ™

52-Week Projected Earnings Per Share 0.00
52-Week Projected Dividends Per Share 0.79
Dividend Cover -
52-Week Projected Yield 2.05%
52-Week Trailing Yield 2.42%
6-Year Average Yield 1.94%
6-Year Dividend Change 36.21%
6-Year Yearly Dividend Change 6.03%
Number of Dividend Payments (2003-12-01 - 2021-03-25) 71

Dividend History

Date Amount Per Share Note
2021-03-25 $0.18
2020-12-24 $0.21
2020-09-24 $0.19
2020-06-25 $0.22
2020-03-26 $0.19
2019-12-13 $0.20
2019-09-25 $0.22
2019-06-14 $0.16
2019-03-21 $0.15
2018-12-18 $0.24
2018-09-14 $0.16
2018-06-21 $0.19
2018-03-22 $0.13
2017-12-21 $0.20
2017-09-21 $0.13
2017-06-22 $0.16
2017-03-23 $0.15
2016-12-21 $0.17
2016-09-21 $0.13
2016-06-22 $0.15
2016-03-23 $0.13
2015-12-23 $0.16
2015-09-23 $0.14
2015-06-24 $0.15
2015-03-25 $0.11
2014-12-23 $0.16
2014-09-23 $0.12
2014-06-24 $0.14
2014-03-25 $0.18
2013-12-18 $0.13
2013-09-20 $0.12
2013-06-21 $0.13
2013-03-21 $0.11
2012-12-21 $0.15
2012-09-21 $0.13
2012-06-21 $0.12
2012-03-21 $0.10
2011-12-21 $0.13
2011-09-21 $0.10
2011-06-21 $0.10
2011-03-22 $0.09
2010-12-21 $0.13
2010-09-21 $0.09
2010-06-22 $0.10
2010-03-23 $0.09
2009-12-22 $0.09
2009-09-22 $0.09
2009-06-23 $0.11
2009-03-23 $0.09
2008-06-30 $0.12
2008-03-24 $0.10
2007-12-21 $0.13
2007-09-21 $0.12
2007-03-23 $0.11
2006-12-06 $1.58
2006-11-01 $0.09
2006-10-02 $0.09
2006-09-01 $0.09
2006-08-01 $0.09
2006-07-03 $0.09
2006-06-01 $0.11
2006-03-01 $0.11
2005-12-19 $1.81
2005-09-01 $0.10
2005-06-01 $0.10
2005-03-04 $0.09
2004-12-20 $1.01
2004-09-01 $0.09
2004-06-01 $0.09
2004-03-01 $0.09
2003-12-01 $0.23