DWSH vs. FBT ETF Comparison

Comparison of AdvisorShares Dorsey Wright Short ETF (DWSH) to First Trust Amex Biotech Index Fund (FBT)
DWSH

AdvisorShares Dorsey Wright Short ETF

DWSH Description

The investment seeks capital appreciation through short selling securities. Dorsey, Wright & Associates, LLC (the "Sub-Advisor"), the sub-advisor to the fund, seeks to achieve the fund's investment objective by obtaining short exposure to investment returns of the broad U.S. large-capitalization equity market by engaging in short sales of U.S.-traded equity securities and exchange-traded funds ("ETFs"). Under normal circumstances, the fund invests at least 80% of its net assets (plus any borrowings for investment purposes) in investments that create or result in short exposure to U.S. equity securities.

Grade (RS Rating)

Last Trade

$8.80

Average Daily Volume

25,660

Number of Holdings *

101

* may have additional holdings in another (foreign) market
FBT

First Trust Amex Biotech Index Fund

FBT Description 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 NYSE Arca Biotechnology Index(SM). The fund will normally invest at least 90% of its net assets plus the amount of any borrowings for investment purposes in common stocks that comprise the index. The index is an equal-dollar weighted index designed to measure the performance of a cross section of companies in the biotechnology industry that are primarily involved in the use of biological processes to develop products or provide services. The fund is non-diversified.

Grade (RS Rating)

Last Trade

$162.68

Average Daily Volume

85,935

Number of Holdings *

30

* may have additional holdings in another (foreign) market
Performance
DWSH FBT
30 Days -3.30% 1.43%
60 Days -4.76% -1.69%
90 Days -11.11% -10.86%
12 Months -63.70% -0.64%
11 Overlapping Holdings
Grade Symbol Weight in DWSH Weight in FBT Overlap
B BIIB 42.87% 3.49% 3.49%
D BLUE 42.87% 3.53% 3.53%
F BMRN 42.87% 3.23% 3.23%
B GILD 42.87% 3.4% 3.4%
C INCY 42.87% 3.3% 3.3%
F IONS 42.87% 3.04% 3.04%
C NBIX 42.87% 3.2% 3.2%
C REGN 42.87% 3.37% 3.37%
C SGEN 42.87% 3.23% 3.23%
D SRPT 42.87% 3.35% 3.35%
C VRTX 42.87% 3.28% 3.28%
DWSH Overweight 90 Positions Relative to FBT
Grade Symbol Weight
A CASH 69.22%
C HOLD 42.87%
D SVC 42.87%
D HRL 42.87%
C MRK 42.87%
A BXP 42.87%
C COG 42.87%
B T 42.87%
A NOV 42.87%
B RGLD 42.87%
C BAX 42.87%
D NEU 42.87%
F DHC 42.87%
C CPB 42.87%
D BDX 42.87%
F CTXS 42.87%
B CNC 42.87%
D KRC 42.87%
D PCG 42.87%
B BTU 42.87%
A VRSN 42.87%
B VMW 42.87%
B IDA 42.87%
B FE 42.87%
F CLX 42.87%
F BKI 42.87%
C CHE 42.87%
C D 42.87%
B ED 42.87%
B PG 42.87%
B GIS 42.87%
B CL 42.87%
D TREE 42.87%
D RNR 42.87%
C WMT 42.87%
C SBAC 42.87%
C CMS 42.87%
B VZ 42.87%
F SPLK 42.87%
A ELS 42.87%
B CERN 42.87%
F KMB 42.87%
C BSX 42.87%
A OGE 42.87%
B FLO 42.87%
B WPC 42.87%
B WEN 42.87%
C MKC 42.87%
C AEP 42.87%
B KAR 42.87%
F GWRE 42.87%
C DG 42.87%
F SIRI 42.87%
C BAH 42.87%
B CACC 42.87%
D HPP 42.87%
A NOC 42.87%
C DEI 42.87%
B K 42.87%
B PRGO 42.87%
B NI 42.87%
B IBM 42.87%
B CHD 42.87%
B FIS 42.87%
B ECL 42.87%
A LHX 42.87%
B ETR 42.87%
B APD 42.87%
A CBOE 42.87%
A COST 42.87%
C FDS 42.87%
A PEP 42.87%
B AKAM 42.87%
D CONE 42.87%
C AMT 42.87%
D VRSK 42.87%
A RSG 42.87%
B MCD 42.87%
B ROP 42.87%
B PFE 42.87%
C WEC 42.87%
B DPZ 42.87%
B LMT 42.87%
B POR 42.87%
C JKHY 42.87%
B ATO 42.87%
A NEM 42.87%
A TRU 42.87%
F GRUB 42.87%
B HUM 42.87%
DWSH Underweight 19 Positions Relative to FBT
Grade Symbol Weight
B ALKS -3.8%
A IQV -3.64%
A ALXN -3.54%
B EXEL -3.54%
B GRFS -3.51%
B AGIO -3.48%
F NKTR -3.44%
F FGEN -3.42%
D RARE -3.38%
C TECH -3.36%
B CRL -3.35%
B AMGN -3.34%
F ACAD -3.33%
C ILMN -3.24%
B UTHR -3.23%
D ALNY -3.23%
C MRNA -3.15%
D QGEN -2.98%
F EXAS -2.55%
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