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Select DSIP, 2nd Qtr 2018  Ticker: FQPLEX
A unit investment trust of 25 stocks designed to provide income and growth potential through an investment strategy that capitalizes on the power of rising dividends.
Product Code: DS2Q18
Portfolio Status: Secondary
Initial Offer Date: 04/17/2018
Secondary Date: 07/16/2018
Portfolio Ending Date: 07/17/2019
Tax Structure: Regulated Investment Company
Distributions: Monthly
Initial Offer Price: $10.0000
NAV(*): $10.1347
POP(*): $10.2734
Remaining Deferred Sales Charge: $0.1350
* As of Trade Date: 07/16/2018 4:00pm ET
The Public Offering Price (POP) represents the net asset value per unit plus any applicable organization costs and sales charges. The Net Asset Value (NAV) represents the value per unit of a trust’s portfolio securities and other assets reduced by applicable deferred sales charges and other liabilities.

 Estimated Net Annual Distribution Per Unit
Estimated Net Annual Distribution * $0.2016
Subsequent Years * $0.2014
As of 07/16/2018
* The estimated net annual distribution for subsequent years is expected to be less than the amount for the first year because a portion of the securities included in the portfolio will be sold to pay for organization costs, the deferred sales charge and the creation and development fee.  The estimates are based on annualizing the most recent dividends declared by the issuers of the securities included in the portfolio. There is no guarantee that the issuers of the securities included in the portfolio will declare distributions in the future or that, if declared, they will either remain at current levels or increase over time.

 Holdings Analysis Click here to Perform a Benchmark Comparison  
 Sector Weighting
Consumer Discretionary  Consumer Discretionary 12.92%
Consumer Staples  Consumer Staples 8.42%
Energy  Energy 4.03%
Financials  Financials 10.54%
Health Care  Health Care 15.95%
Industrials  Industrials 11.32%
Information Technology  Information Technology 16.63%
Materials  Materials 3.77%
Real Estate  Real Estate 3.98%
Telecommunication Services  Telecommunication Services 4.12%
Utilities  Utilities 8.32%
Other  Other 0.00%
  Large Mid Small  
Growth  65.30% 3.22% 0.00%  
Value  23.57% 3.62% 4.29%  

 Style Weighting
Large-Cap Growth 65.30%
Large-Cap Value 23.57%
Mid-Cap Growth 3.22%
Mid-Cap Value 3.62%
Small-Cap Growth 0.00%
Small-Cap Value 4.29%
Undetermined 0.00%
U.S. Stocks 92.01%   Other 0.00%
Non-U.S. Stocks 7.99%      
The style and sector characteristics of the portfolio are determined as of 07/16/2018 and will likely vary thereafter due to market fluctuations in the underlying securities.  

 Key Stats
Weighted Average Market Cap $123,153.72
Weighted Average Price/Earnings 18.86
Weighted Average Price/Book 4.31
As of 7/16/2018
All market capitalization numbers are in USD$ Millions

 Holdings  Export Current Holdings | View Initial Holdings  
 Lowe's Companies, Inc. LOW Consumer Discretionary  Consumer Discretionary Large-Cap Growth 4.47%
 Sysco Corporation SYY Consumer Staples  Consumer Staples Large-Cap Growth 4.45%
 V.F. Corporation VFC Consumer Discretionary  Consumer Discretionary Large-Cap Growth 4.41%
 Microsoft Corporation MSFT Information Technology  Information Technology Large-Cap Growth 4.31%
 UnitedHealth Group Incorporated UNH Health Care  Health Care Large-Cap Growth 4.30%
 South Jersey Industries, Inc. SJI Utilities  Utilities Small-Cap Value 4.29%
 Texas Instruments Incorporated TXN Information Technology  Information Technology Large-Cap Growth 4.27%
 Accenture Plc ACN Information Technology  Information Technology Large-Cap Growth 4.26%
 Verizon Communications Inc. VZ Telecommunication Services  Telecommunication Services Large-Cap Growth 4.12%
 Stryker Corporation SYK Health Care  Health Care Large-Cap Growth 4.12%
 United Technologies Corporation UTX Industrials  Industrials Large-Cap Value 4.04%
 Comcast Corporation (Class A) CMCSA Consumer Discretionary  Consumer Discretionary Large-Cap Value 4.04%
 NextEra Energy, Inc. NEE Utilities  Utilities Large-Cap Value 4.03%
 Phillips 66 PSX Energy  Energy Large-Cap Value 4.03%
 American Tower Corporation AMT Real Estate  Real Estate Large-Cap Growth 3.98%
 PepsiCo, Inc. PEP Consumer Staples  Consumer Staples Large-Cap Growth 3.97%
 Honeywell International Inc. HON Industrials  Industrials Large-Cap Growth 3.87%
 AmerisourceBergen Corporation ABC Health Care  Health Care Large-Cap Growth 3.80%
 Cisco Systems, Inc. CSCO Information Technology  Information Technology Large-Cap Growth 3.79%
 Ecolab Inc. ECL Materials  Materials Large-Cap Growth 3.77%
 Novartis AG (ADR) NVS Health Care  Health Care Large-Cap Value 3.73%
 Aflac Incorporated AFL Financials  Financials Large-Cap Value 3.70%
 Commerce Bancshares, Inc. CBSH Financials  Financials Mid-Cap Value 3.62%
 General Dynamics Corporation GD Industrials  Industrials Large-Cap Growth 3.41%
 Eaton Vance Corp. EV Financials  Financials Mid-Cap Growth 3.22%
Total Number of Holdings:    25
Underlying Securities information represented above is as of 07/16/2018 but will vary with future fluctuations in the market.

 Deferred Sales Charge Schedule
Amount Date
$0.04500 July 20, 2018
$0.04500 August 20, 2018
$0.04500 September 20, 2018

Risk Considerations

Equity Risk. An investment in a portfolio containing common stocks is subject to certain risks, such as an economic recession and the possible deterioration of either the financial condition of the issuers of the equity securities or the general condition of the stock market.

Foreign Securities Risk. An investment in securities of foreign issuers should be made with an understanding of the additional risks involved, such as currency fluctuations, political risk, withholding, the lack of adequate financial information, and exchange control restrictions impacting foreign issuers.

IRA Risk. There may be tax consequences unless units are purchased in an IRA or other qualified plan.

REITs Risk. An investment in a portfolio containing REIT securities is subject to additional risks including limited diversification. Companies involved in the real estate industry are subject to changes in the real estate market, vacancy rates and competition, volatile interest rates and economic recession.

Small-Cap and Mid-Cap Risk. An investment in a portfolio containing small-cap and mid-cap companies is subject to additional risks, as the share prices of small-cap companies and certain mid-cap companies are often more volatile than those of larger companies due to several factors, including limited trading volumes, products, financial resources, management inexperience and less publicly available information.

Volatility Risk. The value of the securities held by the trust may be subject to steep declines or increased volatility due to changes in performance or perception of the issuers.

Operational Risk. As the use of Internet technology has become more prevalent in the course of business, the trust has become more susceptible to potential operational risks through breaches in cyber security.

All data used for the sector and style classification comparisons is from Bloomberg Finance L.P, which we believe to be reliable, but do not take responsibility for its accuracy.

The style and capitalization characteristics used to describe the stocks are designed to help you understand how they fit into your overall investment plan. Due to changes in the value of the stocks the characteristics may vary over time. In general, growth stocks have high relative price-to-book ratios while value stocks have low relative price-to-book ratios. In determining market capitalization characteristics, we analyze the market capitalizations of the 3,000 largest stocks in the U.S. (excluding foreign securities, ADRs, limited partnerships and regulated investment companies) on a monthly basis. Companies with market capitalizations among the largest 10% are considered Large-Cap securities, the next 20% are considered Mid-Cap securities and the remaining securities are considered Small-Cap securities.

Although the portfolio terminates in approximately one year, the strategy is long-term. Investors should consider their ability to pursue investing in successive portfolios, if available. There may be tax consequences unless units are purchased in an IRA or other qualified plan.

You should carefully consider the trust's investment objectives, risks, and charges and expenses before investing. Contact your financial advisor or call First Trust Portfolios, L.P. at 1.800.621.1675 to request a prospectus, which contains this and other information about the trust. Read it carefully before you invest.

This product information does not constitute an offer to sell, or a solicitation of an offer to buy securities in any state to any person to whom it is not lawful to make such an offer. Sales of any of these securities must include prospectus delivery and the services of a retail broker/dealer duly licensed in the appropriate states.

Not FDIC Insured, Not Bank Guaranteed and May Lose Value.

Fund Cusip Information
30307F186 (Cash)
30307F194 (Reinvest)
30307F202 (Cash-Fee)
30307F210 (Reinvest-Fee)
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