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Factoid of the Day Thursday, December 8, 2016
Worldwide sales of semiconductors totaled $30.5 billion in October, up 5.2% from the $29.0 billion registered in October 2015, according to the Semiconductor Industry Association (SIA). It marked the largest year-over-year sales increase since March 2015. The $30.5 billion was up 3.4% from the $29.5 billion sold in September 2016. On a month-to-month basis, the percent change in region/country semiconductor sales were as follows: Americas (+6.5%); China (+3.2%); Japan (+3.0%); Europe (+2.2%) and Asia Pacific/All Other (+2.0%). Year-to-date through 12/7/16, the Philadelphia Semiconductor Index posted a total return of 36.46%, compared to 13.48% for the S&P 500 Information Technology Index and 11.95% for the S&P 500 Index.
 
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Limited Duration Fixed Income ETF, 18 12/8/2016
Senior Loan Closed-End and ETF, 14 12/8/2016
Sabrient Defensive Equity, 10 12/9/2016
Capital Strength, 36 12/12/2016
Dow® Target 10, December 2016 12/12/2016
Target Buyback, 7 12/12/2016
Target Diversified Global Allocation, 22 12/12/2016
Target Global Value Dividend, 10 12/12/2016
U.S. Equity Closed-End, 22 12/12/2016
U.S. Revenue, 8 12/12/2016
Banking Opportunity, 24 12/14/2016
Diversified High Income Closed-End, 26 12/14/2016
Market Strength Allocation Plus, 31 12/14/2016
Market Strength Allocation Select, 25 12/14/2016
Preferred Income, 87 12/14/2016
Tactical Alpha, 11 12/14/2016
Balanced Income Equity and ETF, 23 12/15/2016
Municipal Income and Dividend Growers, 10 12/15/2016
Cloud Computing, 16 12/16/2016
Cybersecurity, 7 12/16/2016
Alternative Income, 21 12/19/2016
California Municipal Income Select Closed-End, 57 12/20/2016
Dividend Growth, 16 12/21/2016
MLP Closed-End, 14 12/21/2016
Senior Loan & Limited Duration Closed-End, 70 12/21/2016
Multi-Sector Income, 34 12/28/2016
Stonebridge Preferred Income, 10 12/28/2016
Biotechnology, 35 12/30/2016
Dorsey Wright Relative Strength Top 50, 25 12/30/2016
Content Leaders, 4 1/4/2017
Core Three Closed-End Allocation, 27 1/4/2017
Equity Closed-End, 43 1/4/2017
Balanced Income, 55 1/6/2017
Tax-Advantaged Municipal Closed-End, 50 1/6/2017
Diversified Equity Strategic Allocation, 1st Qtr 2017 1/9/2017
60/40 Strategic Allocation, 1st Qtr 2017 1/10/2017
75/25 Strategic Allocation, 1st Qtr 2017 1/10/2017
Diversified Fixed Income ETF, 29 1/10/2017
Dow® Target 10, January 2017 1/10/2017
Dow® Target 5, 1st Qtr 2017 1/10/2017
Dow® Target Dividend, 1st Qtr 2017 1/10/2017
European Target High Quality Dividend, 12 1/10/2017
Global Target 15, 1st Qtr 2017 1/10/2017
S&P Target 24, 1st Qtr 2017 1/10/2017
S&P Target SMid 60, 1st Qtr 2017 1/10/2017
Target Diversified Dividend, 1st Qtr 2017 1/10/2017
Target Dividend Blend, 12 1/10/2017
Target Double Play, 1st Qtr 2017 1/10/2017
Target Focus Four, 1st Qtr 2017 1/10/2017
Target Global Dividend Leaders, 1st Qtr 2017 1/10/2017
Target Growth, 1st Qtr 2017 1/10/2017
Target High Quality Dividend, 17 1/10/2017
Target Triad, 1st Qtr 2017 1/10/2017
Target VIP, 1st Qtr 2017 1/10/2017
Value Line® Target 25, 1st Qtr 2017 1/10/2017
Inflation Hedge Opportunity, 32 1/19/2017
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