First Trust Energy Income & Growth Fund is a non-diversified, closed-end management investment company. Its investment objectives are to seek a high level of after-tax total return with an emphasis on current distributions paid to shareholders. The company focuses on investing in a portfolio of cash-generating securities of energy companies as well as in other equity securities. In order to earn high income and growth, the company invests in publicly-traded master limited partnerships (MLPs) and related public entities in the energy sector such as midstream oil and gas, coal, propane, and marine transportation. The group derives the majority of revenue from the source of interest and dividend.