Target Double Play, 1st Qtr 2018  Ticker: FGSITX
This unit investment trust seeks above-average total return; however, there is no assurance the objective will be met. The portfolio provides you with the convenience of owning two distinct strategies in one investment. It invests in a fixed portfolio of stocks which are selected by applying pre-determined screens and factors.
Product Code: DP1Q18
Portfolio Status: Secondary
Initial Offer Date: 01/10/2018
Secondary Date: 04/10/2018
Portfolio Ending Date: 04/09/2019
Tax Structure: Regulated Investment Company
Distributions: Monthly
Historical 12-Month Distribution Rate of Trust Holdings:^ 1.99%
Initial Offer Price: $10.0000
NAV(*): $8.9010
POP(*): $9.0228
Remaining Deferred Sales Charge: $0.0000
* As of Trade Date: 12/17/2018 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.
^There is no guarantee the issuers of the securities included in the trust will declare dividends or distributions in the future. The historical distribution rate of the securities included in the trust is for illustrative purposes only and is not indicative of the trust's distribution rate. The historical distribution rate is the weighted average of the trailing twelve month distributions paid by the securities included in the portfolio and is reduced to account for the effects of fees and expenses which will be incurred when investing in a trust. The distribution rate paid by the trust may be higher or lower than the amount shown above due to certain factors that may include, but are not limited to, a change in the dividends or distributions paid by issuers, actual expenses incurred, or the sale of securities in the portfolio.

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 Sector Weighting
Communication Services  Communication Services 2.20%
Consumer Discretionary  Consumer Discretionary 12.40%
Consumer Staples  Consumer Staples 1.68%
Energy  Energy 10.55%
Financials  Financials 15.13%
Health Care  Health Care 7.29%
Industrials  Industrials 4.80%
Information Technology  Information Technology 25.64%
Materials  Materials 4.03%
Real Estate  Real Estate 1.12%
Utilities  Utilities 15.16%
Other  Other 0.00%
  Large Mid Small  
Growth  38.52% 6.54% 3.31%  
Value  22.70% 17.76% 11.17%  

 Style Weighting
Large-Cap Growth 38.52%
Large-Cap Value 22.70%
Mid-Cap Growth 6.54%
Mid-Cap Value 17.76%
Small-Cap Growth 3.31%
Small-Cap Value 11.17%
Undetermined 0.00%
U.S. Stocks 81.11%   Other 0.00%
Non-U.S. Stocks 18.89%      
The style and sector characteristics of the portfolio are determined as of 12/17/2018 and will likely vary thereafter due to market fluctuations in the underlying securities.  

 Key Stats
Weighted Average Market Cap $89,716.98
Weighted Average Price/Earnings 17.78
Weighted Average Price/Book 2.24
As of 12/17/2018
All market capitalization numbers are in USD$ Millions

 Holdings  Export Current Holdings | View Initial Holdings  
 Mastercard Incorporated MA Information Technology  Information Technology Large-Cap Growth 11.52%
 Alibaba Group Holding Limited (ADR) BABA Consumer Discretionary  Consumer Discretionary Large-Cap Growth 10.37%
 Accenture Plc ACN Information Technology  Information Technology Large-Cap Growth 5.60%
 Texas Instruments Incorporated TXN Information Technology  Information Technology Large-Cap Growth 5.22%
 OGE Energy Corp. OGE Utilities  Utilities Mid-Cap Value 3.37%
 Exelon Corporation EXC Utilities  Utilities Large-Cap Value 3.25%
 Black Hills Corporation BKH Utilities  Utilities Mid-Cap Value 3.08%
 ConocoPhillips COP Energy  Energy Large-Cap Value 3.02%
 Intuitive Surgical, Inc. ISRG Health Care  Health Care Large-Cap Growth 3.01%
 American Electric Power Company, Inc. AEP Utilities  Utilities Large-Cap Value 2.97%
 Cigna Corporation CI Health Care  Health Care Large-Cap Value 2.87%
 HollyFrontier Corporation HFC Energy  Energy Mid-Cap Value 2.80%
 Trustmark Corporation TRMK Financials  Financials Small-Cap Value 2.49%
 United Bankshares, Inc. UBSI Financials  Financials Small-Cap Value 2.49%
 Edison International EIX Utilities  Utilities Large-Cap Value 2.49%
 Chevron Corporation CVX Energy  Energy Large-Cap Value 2.39%
 Occidental Petroleum Corporation OXY Energy  Energy Large-Cap Value 2.34%
 Eaton Corporation Plc ETN Industrials  Industrials Large-Cap Value 2.32%
 Valley National Bancorp VLY Financials  Financials Small-Cap Value 2.21%
 Meredith Corporation MDP Communication Services  Communication Services Small-Cap Growth 2.20%
 People's United Financial, Inc. PBCT Financials  Financials Mid-Cap Value 2.20%
 F.N.B. Corporation FNB Financials  Financials Small-Cap Value 1.99%
 Domtar Corporation UFS Materials  Materials Small-Cap Value 1.99%
 New York Community Bancorp, Inc. NYCB Financials  Financials Mid-Cap Value 1.96%
 PacWest Bancorp PACW Financials  Financials Mid-Cap Value 1.79%
 The Estee Lauder Companies Inc. EL Consumer Staples  Consumer Staples Large-Cap Growth 1.68%
 WestRock Company WRK Materials  Materials Mid-Cap Value 1.63%
 SBA Communications Corporation SBAC Real Estate  Real Estate Large-Cap Growth 1.12%
 Stanley Black & Decker, Inc. SWK Industrials  Industrials Large-Cap Value 1.05%
 Total System Services, Inc. TSS Information Technology  Information Technology Mid-Cap Growth 0.87%
 ABIOMED, Inc. ABMD Health Care  Health Care Mid-Cap Growth 0.81%
 Cadence Design Systems, Inc. CDNS Information Technology  Information Technology Mid-Cap Growth 0.68%
 Grand Canyon Education, Inc. LOPE Consumer Discretionary  Consumer Discretionary Mid-Cap Growth 0.64%
 Copart, Inc. CPRT Industrials  Industrials Mid-Cap Growth 0.60%
 ICON Plc ICLR Health Care  Health Care Mid-Cap Growth 0.60%
 Churchill Downs Incorporated CHDN Consumer Discretionary  Consumer Discretionary Small-Cap Growth 0.59%
 Teledyne Technologies Incorporated TDY Industrials  Industrials Mid-Cap Growth 0.58%
 Broadridge Financial Solutions, Inc. BR Information Technology  Information Technology Mid-Cap Growth 0.57%
 Cabot Microelectronics Corporation CCMP Information Technology  Information Technology Small-Cap Growth 0.52%
 NVR, Inc. NVR Consumer Discretionary  Consumer Discretionary Mid-Cap Growth 0.46%
 Avery Dennison Corporation AVY Materials  Materials Mid-Cap Growth 0.41%
 Toll Brothers, Inc. TOL Consumer Discretionary  Consumer Discretionary Mid-Cap Value 0.34%
 IPG Photonics Corporation IPGP Information Technology  Information Technology Mid-Cap Value 0.34%
 Cognex Corporation CGNX Information Technology  Information Technology Mid-Cap Growth 0.32%
 Owens Corning OC Industrials  Industrials Mid-Cap Value 0.25%
Total Number of Holdings:    45
Underlying Securities information represented above is as of 12/17/2018 but will vary with future fluctuations in the market.

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.

Emerging Markets Risk. Risks associated with investing in foreign securities may be more pronounced in emerging markets where the securities markets are substantially smaller, less liquid, less regulated and more volatile than the U.S. and developed foreign markets.

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.

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.

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