Franklin Investment Grade Corporate ETF
Top 10 Holdings
What is FLCO?
The fund seeks to provide a high level of current income as is consistent with prudent investing, while seeking preservation of capital, by investing at least 80% of its net assets in investment grade corporate debt securities and investments. The Fund may invest up to 40% of its net assets in foreign securities, including those in developing markets, and up to 15% of its net assets in non-U.S. dollar denominated securities. Under normal market conditions, the Fund invests at least 80% of its net assets in investment grade corporate debt securities and investments. Investment grade debt securities are securities that are rated at the time of purchase in the top four ratings categories by one or more independent rating organizations such as Standard & Poor s (S&P) (rated BBB- or better) or Moody s Investors Service (Moody s) (rated Baa3 or higher) or, if unrated, are determined to be of comparable quality by the Fund s investment manager. Derivatives whose reference securities are investment grade are considered by the Fund to be investment grade investments. Corporate issuers may include corporate or other business entities in which a sovereign or governmental agency or entity may have, indirectly or directly, an interest, including a majority or greater ownership interest. The Fund invests primarily in U.S. dollar denominated corporate debt securities issued by U.S. and foreign companies. The Fund may invest in debt securities of any maturity or duration. The Fund s focus on the credit quality of its portfolio is intended to reduce credit risk and help to preserve the Fund s capital. The Fund may invest up to 40% of its net assets in foreign securities, including those in developing markets, and up to 15% of its net assets in non-U.S. dollar denominated securities.
ETFs related toFLCO
ETFs correlated to FLCO include LQD, VCEB, VTC
What is ETF correlation?
Correlation is a measure of the strength of the relationship between two ETFs. It quantifies the degree to which prices of the two ETFs typically move together.
Here, correlation is measured over the past year with the Pearson correlation coefficient (Pearon’s r), which ranges from -1 to 1.
Using ETF correlations in portfolio and strategy construction
ETF correlations can help you create investing strategies and portfolios. Use them to:
- •Build a diversified portfolio from uncorrelated or inversely correlated ETFs with the aim of minimizing portfolio risk.
- •Compare correlated or related ETFs to find one with a lower expense ratio or higher trading volume.
- •Create an investing strategy that hedges an ETF with an uncorrelated or inversely correlated ETF.
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