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40/60 Strategic Allocation, 2nd Qtr 2023  Ticker: FLQWCX
A unit investment trust which seeks the potential for above-average total return by investing approximately 40% of its assets in common stocks which are selected by applying a disciplined investment strategy and 60% of its assets in exchange-traded funds which invest in fixed-income securities.
Please note that there is no assurance the objective will be met.
Product Code: 4S2Q23
Portfolio Status: Secondary
Initial Offer Date: 04/11/2023
Secondary Date: 07/11/2023
Portfolio Ending Date: 07/16/2024
Tax Structure: Regulated Investment Company
Distributions: Monthly
Initial Offer Price: $10.0000
NAV(*): $10.4839
POP(*): Not Avail
Remaining Deferred Sales Charge: $0.0000
* As of Trade Date: 06/17/2024 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.

 Historical 12-Month Distribution of Trust Holdings:^
Rate  Per Unit (as of 6/17/2024)
----- $0.39140
^ There is no guarantee the issuers of the securities included in the trust will declare dividends or distributions in the future. The historical 12-month distribution per unit of the securities included in the trust are for illustrative purposes only and are not indicative of the trust's distribution or distribution rate. The historical 12-month distribution per unit is based on the weighted average of the trailing twelve month distributions paid by the securities included in the portfolio. The historical 12-month distributions are reduced to account for the effects of fees and expenses, which will be incurred when investing in a trust. For trusts that include funds, distributions may include realized short term capital gains, realized long-term capital gains and/or return of capital. Certain of the issuers may have reduced their dividends or distributions over the prior twelve months. The distribution per unit 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.

 Holdings  Export Current Holdings | View Initial Holdings  
 Invesco Variable Rate Preferred ETF VRP 2.41%
 iShares Broad USD High Yield Corporate Bond ETF USHY 2.31%
 First Trust Tactical High Yield ETF HYLS 2.30%
 PIMCO 0-5 Year High Yield Corporate Bond Index Exchange-Traded Fund HYS 2.29%
 VanEck IG Floating Rate ETF FLTR 2.29%
 iShares 0-5 Year High Yield Corporate Bond ETF SHYG 2.28%
 SPDR Portfolio High Yield Bond ETF SPHY 2.28%
 SPDR Bloomberg Short Term High Yield Bond ETF SJNK 2.27%
 First Trust Senior Loan Fund FTSL 2.27%
 SPDR Bloomberg Investment Grade Floating Rate ETF FLRN 2.27%
 SPDR Blackstone Senior Loan ETF SRLN 2.26%
 iShares Trust iShares 5-10 Year Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF IGIB 2.25%
 Invesco Senior Loan ETF BKLN 2.25%
 iShares Short Treasury Bond ETF SHV 2.24%
 Vanguard Intermediate-Term Corporate Bond ETF VCIT 2.24%
 Vanguard Total International Bond ETF BNDX 2.24%
 iShares Broad USD Investment Grade Corporate Bond ETF USIG 2.23%
 SPDR ICE Preferred Securities ETF PSK 2.22%
 Schwab 5-10 Year Corporate Bond ETF SCHI 2.22%
 Vanguard Mortgage-Backed Securities ETF VMBS 2.20%
 SPDR Portfolio Mortgage Backed Bond ETF SPMB 2.19%
 iShares MBS ETF MBB 2.18%
 SPDR Portfolio Long Term Corporate Bond ETF SPLB 2.18%
 Vanguard Long-Term Corporate Bond ETF VCLT 2.17%
 Janus Henderson Mortgage-Backed Securities ETF JMBS 2.16%
 Super Micro Computer, Inc. SMCI 0.98%
 Exxon Mobil Corporation XOM 0.66%
 Applied Materials, Inc. AMAT 0.63%
 Lam Research Corporation LRCX 0.63%
 Arista Networks, Inc. ANET 0.62%
 Costco Wholesale Corporation COST 0.55%
 Hitachi, Ltd. (ADR) HTHIY 0.49%
 PACCAR Inc PCAR 0.48%
 Lennar Corporation LEN 0.47%
 Tokyo Electron Limited (ADR) TOELY 0.47%
 Caterpillar Inc. CAT 0.46%
 Vertex Pharmaceuticals Incorporated VRTX 0.46%
 D.R. Horton, Inc. DHI 0.46%
 Novo Nordisk A/S (ADR) NVO 0.44%
 W.W. Grainger, Inc. GWW 0.43%
 The TJX Companies, Inc. TJX 0.43%
 Cencora Inc. COR 0.43%
 Walmart Inc. WMT 0.42%
 Aflac Incorporated AFL 0.42%
 Chevron Corporation CVX 0.41%
 General Motors Company GM 0.41%
 Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Inc. REGN 0.40%
 Diamondback Energy, Inc. FANG 0.40%
 The Cigna Group CI 0.39%
 Fastenal Company FAST 0.38%
 The Travelers Companies, Inc. TRV 0.37%
 Visa Inc. (Class A) V 0.37%
 Industria de Diseno Textil, S.A. (ADR) IDEXY 0.37%
 Merck & Co., Inc. MRK 0.36%
 Toyota Motor Corporation TM 0.36%
 Tractor Supply Company TSCO 0.36%
 DuPont de Nemours Inc. DD 0.36%
 The Procter & Gamble Company PG 0.35%
 Valero Energy Corporation VLO 0.34%
 Nucor Corporation NUE 0.33%
 Cognizant Technology Solutions Corporation CTSH 0.33%
 Old Dominion Freight Line, Inc. ODFL 0.33%
 CME Group Inc. CME 0.32%
 Shin-Etsu Chemical Co., Ltd. (ADR) SHECY 0.32%
 Verizon Communications Inc. VZ 0.31%
 Abbott Laboratories ABT 0.31%
 Deere & Company DE 0.31%
 Williams-Sonoma, Inc. WSM 0.31%
 Hess Corporation HES 0.31%
 Dow Inc. DOW 0.31%
 UnitedHealth Group Incorporated UNH 0.30%
 EOG Resources, Inc. EOG 0.30%
 Comfort Systems USA, Inc. FIX 0.30%
 Intel Corporation INTC 0.29%
 Canadian Natural Resources Limited CNQ 0.29%
 ON Semiconductor Corporation ON 0.29%
 Johnson & Johnson JNJ 0.28%
 Cisco Systems, Inc. CSCO 0.28%
 Public Storage PSA 0.28%
 Shell Plc (ADR) SHEL 0.28%
 Air Liquide S.A. (ADR) AIQUY 0.27%
 Keysight Technologies, Inc. KEYS 0.27%
 TopBuild Corp. BLD 0.27%
 Moderna, Inc. MRNA 0.27%
 Corteva Inc. CTVA 0.27%
 Hermes International (ADR) HESAY 0.27%
 TotalEnergies SE (ADR) TTE 0.26%
 Toll Brothers, Inc. TOL 0.26%
 Accenture Plc ACN 0.26%
 Deckers Outdoor Corporation DECK 0.26%
 L'Oreal S.A. (ADR) LRLCY 0.26%
 The Kraft Heinz Company KHC 0.26%
 WEC Energy Group, Inc. WEC 0.25%
 PulteGroup, Inc. PHM 0.25%
 Rio Tinto Plc (ADR) RIO 0.25%
 Iberdrola S.A. (ADR) IBDRY 0.25%
 Glencore Plc (ADR) GLNCY 0.25%
 Charter Communications, Inc. (Class A) CHTR 0.25%
 Medpace Holdings, Inc. MEDP 0.25%
 Xcel Energy Inc. XEL 0.24%
 General Mills, Inc. GIS 0.24%
 BHP Group Ltd (ADR) BHP 0.24%
 Eni SpA (ADR) E 0.24%
 Deutsche Telekom AG (ADR) DTEGY 0.24%
 Ulta Beauty, Inc. ULTA 0.24%
 Archer-Daniels-Midland Company ADM 0.23%
 Sony Group Corp. (ADR) SONY 0.23%
 The Hershey Company HSY 0.23%
 Equinor ASA EQNR 0.23%
 Mercedes-Benz Group AG (ADR) MBGYY 0.23%
 British American Tobacco Plc (ADR) BTI 0.22%
 United Parcel Service, Inc. (Class B) UPS 0.22%
 Saia, Inc. SAIA 0.22%
 Deutsche Post AG (ADR) DHLGY 0.22%
 KDDI Corporation (ADR) KDDIY 0.22%
 Murphy USA Inc. MUSA 0.22%
 Daikin Industries, Ltd. (ADR) DKILY 0.22%
 Pfizer Inc. PFE 0.21%
 Eagle Materials Inc. EXP 0.21%
 Dollar Tree, Inc. DLTR 0.21%
 Sanofi (ADR) SNY 0.21%
 Coca-Cola Consolidated Inc. COKE 0.21%
 Monolithic Power Systems, Inc. MPWR 0.21%
 Bayerische Motoren Werke AG (ADR) BMWYY 0.21%
 Nippon Telegraph and Telephone Corporation (ADR) NTTYY 0.20%
 Takeda Pharmaceutical Company Limited (ADR) TAK 0.20%
 Watsco, Inc. WSO 0.19%
 United States Steel Corporation X 0.18%
 UFP Industries Inc. UFPI 0.18%
 Amkor Technology, Inc. AMKR 0.18%
 Jabil Inc. JBL 0.18%
 Dollar General Corporation DG 0.18%
 RPM International Inc. RPM 0.17%
 The New York Times Company (Class A) NYT 0.16%
 Onto Innovation Inc. ONTO 0.16%
 Westlake Corporation WLK 0.16%
 Packaging Corporation of America PKG 0.16%
 Unum Group UNM 0.15%
 Old Republic International Corporation ORI 0.15%
 Cirrus Logic, Inc. CRUS 0.15%
 EQT Corporation EQT 0.15%
 Lithia Motors, Inc. LAD 0.15%
 Asbury Automotive Group, Inc. ABG 0.15%
 The Ensign Group, Inc. ENSG 0.15%
 SPS Commerce, Inc. SPSC 0.15%
 Snap-on Incorporated SNA 0.14%
 Expeditors International of Washington, Inc. EXPD 0.14%
 Steel Dynamics, Inc. STLD 0.14%
 Reliance Inc. RS 0.14%
 Graphic Packaging Holding Company GPK 0.14%
 Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc. SFM 0.14%
 BJ's Wholesale Club Holdings, Inc. BJ 0.14%
 HF Sinclair Corp. DINO 0.14%
 Atmos Energy Corporation ATO 0.13%
 Arrow Electronics, Inc. ARW 0.13%
 M/I Homes, Inc. MHO 0.13%
 Coterra Energy Inc. CTRA 0.13%
 Penske Automotive Group, Inc. PAG 0.13%
 RLI Corp. RLI 0.13%
 Commercial Metals Company CMC 0.13%
 PBF Energy Inc. PBF 0.13%
 Boise Cascade Company BCC 0.13%
 J.B. Hunt Transport Services, Inc. JBHT 0.12%
 Landstar System, Inc. LSTR 0.12%
 Prosperity Bancshares, Inc. PB 0.12%
 Matson, Inc. MATX 0.12%
 Tyson Foods, Inc. (Class A) TSN 0.11%
 KB Home KBH 0.11%
 Encore Wire Corporation WIRE 0.11%
 Knight-Swift Transportation Holdings Inc. KNX 0.11%
 Civitas Resources, Inc. CIVI 0.11%
 Warrior Met Coal, Inc. HCC 0.11%
 Alpha Metallurgical Resources, Inc. AMR 0.11%
 Flowers Foods, Inc. FLO 0.10%
 Campbell Soup Company CPB 0.10%
 Mueller Industries, Inc. MLI 0.10%
 MGIC Investment Corporation MTG 0.10%
 Silgan Holdings Inc. SLGN 0.10%
 Badger Meter, Inc. BMI 0.10%
 Inter Parfums, Inc. IPAR 0.10%
 Permian Resources Corp. PR 0.10%
 Schneider National, Inc. (Class B) SNDR 0.10%
 CONSOL Energy Inc. CEIX 0.10%
 The Brink's Company BCO 0.09%
 Meritage Homes Corporation MTH 0.09%
 CBIZ, Inc. CBZ 0.09%
 NewMarket Corporation NEU 0.09%
 Tri Pointe Homes, Inc. TPH 0.09%
 NMI Holdings, Inc. (Class A) NMIH 0.09%
 Vista Outdoor Inc. VSTO 0.09%
 Arcosa, Inc. ACA 0.09%
 Brady Corporation BRC 0.08%
 Radian Group Inc. RDN 0.08%
 Cabot Corporation CBT 0.08%
 Steven Madden, Ltd. SHOO 0.08%
 Cavco Industries, Inc. CVCO 0.08%
 Grand Canyon Education, Inc. LOPE 0.08%
 The Mosaic Company MOS 0.08%
 Liberty Broadband Corporation (Class C) LBRDK 0.08%
 Acushnet Holdings Corp. GOLF 0.08%
 Chewy, Inc. (Class A) CHWY 0.08%
 Otter Tail Corporation OTTR 0.07%
 Sanmina Corporation SANM 0.07%
 Cathay General Bancorp CATY 0.07%
 Plexus Corp. PLXS 0.07%
 Avnet, Inc. AVT 0.07%
 Axcelis Technologies, Inc. ACLS 0.07%
 Skyline Champion Corporation SKY 0.07%
 Hub Group, Inc. HUBG 0.07%
 Genworth Financial, Inc. GNW 0.07%
 Rush Enterprises, Inc. (Class A) RUSHA 0.07%
 Innospec Inc. IOSP 0.07%
 CorVel Corporation CRVL 0.07%
 Arch Resources Inc. ARCH 0.07%
 FirstCash Holdings, Inc. FCFS 0.07%
 Cal-Maine Foods, Inc. CALM 0.06%
 LCI Industries LCII 0.06%
 CVB Financial Corp. CVBF 0.06%
 EchoStar Corporation (Class A) SATS 0.06%
 Peabody Energy Corporation BTU 0.06%
 Werner Enterprises, Inc. WERN 0.05%
 Weis Markets, Inc. WMK 0.05%
 Diodes Incorporated DIOD 0.05%
 Ingles Markets, Incorporated IMKTA 0.05%
 QuidelOrtho Corporation QDEL 0.05%
 Tootsie Roll Industries, Inc. TR 0.04%
 AMN Healthcare Services, Inc. AMN 0.04%
 NetScout Systems, Inc. NTCT 0.04%
 Vir Biotechnology, Inc. VIR 0.03%
 O-I Glass, Inc. OI 0.03%
 Hawaiian Electric Industries, Inc. HE 0.02%
 Forward Air Corporation FWRD 0.01%
Total Number of Holdings:    232
Underlying Securities information represented above is as of 06/14/2024 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.

Brexit Risk. The United Kingdom's official departure from the European Union (commonly referred to as "Brexit") led to volatility in global financial markets, in particular those of the United Kingdom and across Europe, and the weakening in political, regulatory, consumer, corporate and financial confidence in the United Kingdom and Europe. It is not currently possible to determine the extent of the impact that Brexit may have on the portfolio's investments and this uncertainty could negatively impact current and future economic conditions in the United Kingdom and other countries, which could negatively impact the value of the portfolio's investments.

Buy & Hold Risk – Taxable Trusts. This UIT is a buy and hold strategy and investors should consider their ability to hold the trust until maturity. There may be tax consequences unless units are purchased in an IRA or other qualified plan.

Covenant-Lite Loan Risk. Certain of the funds invest significantly in "covenant-lite" loans, which are loans made with minimal protections for the lender. Because covenant-lite loans are less restrictive on borrowers and provide less protection for lenders than typical corporate loans, the risk of default may be significantly higher.

COVID-19 Economic Impact Risk. The ongoing effects of the COVID-19 global pandemic, or the potential impacts of any future public health crisis, may cause significant volatility and uncertainty in global financial markets. While vaccines have been developed, there is no guarantee that vaccines will be effective against future variants of the disease.

ETF Risk. ETFs are subject to various risks, including management's ability to meet the fund's investment objective, and to manage the fund's portfolio when the underlying securities are redeemed or sold, during periods of market turmoil and as investors' perceptions regarding ETFs or their underlying investments change. Unlike open-end funds, which trade at prices based on a current determination of the fund's net asset value, ETFs frequently trade at a discount from their net asset value in the secondary market.

Foreign Securities Risk. Securities of non-U.S. issuers are subject to additional risks, including currency fluctuations, political risks, withholding, the lack of adequate financial information, and exchange control restrictions impacting non-U.S. issuers.

High-Yield or Junk Bonds Risk. Investing in high-yield securities or "junk" bonds should be viewed as speculative and you should review your ability to assume the risks associated with investments which utilize such securities. High-yield securities are subject to numerous risks, including higher interest rates, economic recession, deterioration of the junk bond market, possible downgrades and defaults of interest and/or principal. High-yield security prices tend to fluctuate more than higher rated securities and are affected by short-term credit developments to a greater degree.

Investment Grade Bonds Risk. Investment grade securities are subject to numerous risks including higher interest rates, economic recession, deterioration of the investment grade security market or investors' perception thereof, possible downgrades and defaults of interest and/or principal.

Large-Cap Risk. Large capitalization companies may grow at a slower rate than the overall market.

Market Disruption Risk. Ongoing armed conflicts between Russia and Ukraine in Europe and among Israel, Hamas and other militant groups in the Middle East, have caused and could continue to cause significant market disruptions and volatility within the markets in Russia, Europe, the Middle East and the United States. The hostilities and sanctions resulting from those hostilities could have a significant impact on certain investments as well as performance.

Mortgage-Backed Securities Risk. Rising interest rates tend to extend the duration of mortgage-backed securities, making them more sensitive to changes in interest rates, and may reduce the market value of the securities. In addition, mortgage-backed securities are subject to prepayment risk, the risk that borrowers may pay off their mortgages sooner than expected, particularly when interest rates decline.

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.

Senior Loans Risk. The yield on senior loans will generally decline in a falling interest rate environment and increase in a rising interest rate environment. Senior loans are generally below investment grade quality ("junk" bonds). An investment in senior loans involves the risk that the borrowers may default on their obligations to pay principal or interest when due.

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.

US Treasury Debt Instruments Risk. Debt instruments, such as U.S. Treasury obligations, are subject to numerous risks including higher interest rates, economic recession and deterioration of the bond market or investors' perceptions thereof.

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.

Additional Risk. For a discussion of additional risks of investing in the trust see the "Risk Factors" section of the prospectus.

Important Note. It is important to note that an investment can be made in the underlying funds directly rather than through the trust. These direct investments can be made without paying the trust's sales charge, operating expenses and organizational costs.

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 cybersecurity.

You should carefully consider the trust's investment objectives, risks, and charges and expenses before investing. Contact your financial professional 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.

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Fund Cusip Information
30330V448 (Cash)
30330V455 (Reinvest)
30330V463 (Cash-Fee)
30330V471 (Reinvest-Fee)
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