What’s Propelling First Asset US & Canada LifeCo Income FD to Increase So Much? The Stock Gaps Up Today

 What's Propelling First Asset US & Canada LifeCo Income FD to Increase So Much? The Stock Gaps Up Today

The stock of First Asset US & Canada LifeCo Income FD (TSE:FLI) gapped up by $0.02 today and has $32.78 target or 162.00% above today’s $12.51 share price. The 7 months technical chart setup indicates low risk for the $118.56M company. The gap was reported on Nov, 14 by Barchart.com. If the $32.78 price target is reached, the company will be worth $192.07M more.
Gaps up are useful for using as a support level and to some extent as a tradeable event. If investors already hold the stock and experience a price gap up, then its usually a good idea to hold the stock for a stronger up move. Back-tests of these patterns indicate that two-thirds of the times the stock performance improves after the gap. The area gaps close 89% of the time, the breakaway gaps, 2%, the continuation gaps 4% and the exhaustion gaps 61%. About 15,259 shares traded hands. First Asset US & Canada LifeCo Income FD (TSE:FLI) has risen 23.13% since April 12, 2016 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 18.15% the S&P500.

More notable recent First Asset US & Canada LifeCo Income FD (TSE:FLI) news were published by: Marketwired.com which released: “First Asset Announces Launch of Actively Managed ETFs” on September 09, 2014, also Theglobeandmail.com with their article: “Eye on Shorts: What bearish investors are betting against” published on February 04, 2015, Fool.ca published: “Income Investors: Get a 5.9% Yield From Great-West Lifeco Inc.” on September 09, 2015. More interesting news about First Asset US & Canada LifeCo Income FD (TSE:FLI) were released by: Seekingalpha.com and their article: “Great-West Lifeco’s (GWLIF) CEO Paul Mahon on Q3 2016 Results – Earnings Call …” published on November 06, 2016 as well as Theglobeandmail.com‘s news article titled: “Canada’s top companies by industry” with publication date: July 03, 2013.

First Asset U.S. & Canada Lifeco Income ETF , formerly First Asset U.S. & Canada LifeCo Income Fund, is a Canada exchange traded fund. The company has a market cap of $118.56 million. The Fund’s investment objectives are to provide unitholders with quarterly cash distributions; the opportunity for capital appreciation, and lower overall volatility of portfolio returns than would be experienced by owning a portfolio of publicly traded common equity securities of the United States and Canadian life insurance companies by market capitalization directly. It currently has negative earnings. The Fund provides investors with a way to diversify their holdings within the financial sector, while also providing an opportunity to participate in the stock gains that life insurance companies are about to experience in a rising interest rate environment.

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