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First Trust/abrdn Global Opportunity Income Fund (FAM)

Taxable Bond Funds - Global Income Funds

Data as of Sept. 21, 2023
Market Price $5.75 (- $0.11)
NAV (Sept. 21, 2023) $6.53 (- $0.06)
Fund Listed NYSE
Premium / Discount -11.94% (-0.87%)
Fund Info
Inception Nov. 16, 2004
Sponsor First Trust Advisors
Phone 1.800.621.1675
Location Illinois
Incorporated Massachusetts
Staggered Board Yes
Term Date N/A
Objective: High current income; investment grade or below, government and corporate debt securities
Capital & Leverage
Outstanding Shares 10,143,247
Total Assets (Reported: June 30, 2023) $87M
Estimated Total Assets $83M
Net Assets $66M
Market Cap $58M
Portfolio Turnover 47.00%
Total Leverage 19.90%
Structural Leverage (out of total) 100.00%
Portfolio Leverage (out of total) 0.00%
Expense Ratio 3.62%
Non Lev Exp Ratio 1.91%
Rel Lev Cost 6.83%
Discount Data
Average Discount (3 Yr) -7.09%
Discount Low(3 Yr) -16.01%
Discount High(3 Yr) 4.71%
Discount Rel Range (3 Yr) 19.60%
Comp Discount -9.07
Discount St Dev (1Yr) 1.84
Z-Stat (6mo) -0.47
Z-Stat (1Yr) -0.13
Z-Stat (3Yr) -1.03
Comp Z-Stat (6mo) -0.59
Comp Z-Stat (3Yr) -0.73
Distribution Data
Market Yield 12.52%
Income Yield 6.91%
Lev Adj NAV Yield 9.20%
Distribution Frequency M
Current Distribution $0.060
Current Income $0.033
Ex-Date 10/2/23
Payable Date 10/16/23
Div Growth (3yr) -25.00%
Dividend Change 14.3% on 5/22/23
Expected Div 9/20/23
RoC (1yr) 55.73%
RoC (3yr) 72.09%
Tax Dividend Data 2022 2020 - 2022
Income 0% 24.4%
ST Gains 0% 0%
QDI 0% 0%
LT Gains 0% 0%
RoC 100% 75.6%
Volume & Liquidity
Average Daily $ (K) $140
Avg Volume 30 day 23,972
Avg Volume 90 day 24,394
Volume Trend -1.73%
Comp Volume Trend -1.05%
Correlation & Volatility
Price Correlation (1yr)
vs. S&P 500 (TR)
Price Correlation (1yr)
vs. CEFA's 12 Major CEF Sectors Index
Price Correlation (1yr)
vs. CEFA's Taxable Bond & BDC Index
Most Correlated Peer (Mk Pr): MMT 75.0%
NAV - Price Correlation (30 d) 92.2%
NAV - Price Correlation (90 d) 85.3%
NAV - Price Correlation (1 Yr) 90.1%
Price St Dev (1Yr) 15.1%
NAV St Dev (1Yr) 8.9%
Earnings / Share (6/30/23) $0.023
Earn Coverage 37.67%
Earnings Trend Down
UNII / Share (6/30/23) $-0.197
Rel UNII -49.69
UNII Trend Up
Bond Specific Data
Maturity 4.74
Credit Rating (rbo) BBB
Investment Grade 57.67%
Non Investment Grade 42.33%
Unrated Bonds 0.00%
NAV Beta (2yr)
vs. S&P 500 (TR)
NAV Beta (2yr)
vs. CEFA's 12 Major CEF Sectors Index
NAV Beta (2yr)
vs. CEFA's Taxable Bond & BDC Index

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