Equity

MALRX

Advantage Large Cap Core Fund

Overview

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Performance

Performance

  • Returns

  1y 3y 5y 10y Incept. Performance data for certain classes of shares of certain funds are based on pre-class inception information dating back to an older class of fund shares. This information may be considered when assessing a fund's performance, but it does not represent actual performance of these classes of shares. The inception date noted under Key Fund Facts is the date the class of shares was incepted. See fund prospectus or fact sheet for details.
22.10 10.56 15.16 6.93 6.81
Morningstar Category Avg. (%) Large Blend 20.44 9.70 14.24 7.61 -
Morningstar Ranking Rankings are based on total return excluding sales charges, independently calculated and not combined to create an overall ranking. 364/1396 427/1217 368/1079 561/800 -
Morningstar Quartile Rankings based on total return excluding sales charges, independently calculated and not combined to create an overall ranking. 1 2 2 3 -
Lipper Category Avg. (%) Large-Cap Core Funds 20.65 9.81 14.26 7.50 -
Lipper Ranking Rankings are based on total return excluding sales charges. 260/800 258/703 198/640 332/485 -
Lipper Quartile Rankings are based on total return excluding sales charges. 2 2 2 3 -
  YTD 1m 3m 1y 3y 5y 10y Incept. Performance data for certain classes of shares of certain funds are based on pre-class inception information dating back to an older class of fund shares. This information may be considered when assessing a fund's performance, but it does not represent actual performance of these classes of shares. The inception date noted under Key Fund Facts is the date the class of shares was incepted. See fund prospectus or fact sheet for details.
22.10 0.71 5.74 22.10 35.14 102.50 95.50 227.91
Morningstar Category Avg. (%) Large Blend 20.44 1.20 6.41 20.44 32.03 94.56 108.14 -
Lipper Category Avg. (%) Large-Cap Core Funds 20.65 1.19 6.27 20.65 32.55 95.20 107.30 -
  2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Total Return (%) Total return represents changes to the NAV and accounts for distributions from the fund. 33.92 11.89 0.35 10.29 22.10
Morningstar Category Avg. (%) Large Blend 31.50 10.96 -1.07 10.37 20.44


The performance quoted represents past performance and does not guarantee future results. Investment return and principal value of an investment will fluctuate so that an investor’s shares, when sold or redeemed, may be worth more or less than the original cost. Current performance may be lower or higher than the performance quoted.
The performance quoted represents past performance and does not guarantee future results. Investment return and principal value of an investment will fluctuate so that an investor’s shares, when sold or redeemed, may be worth more or less than the original cost. Current performance may be lower or higher than the performance quoted, and numbers may reflect small variances due to rounding. Standardized performance and performance data current to the most recent month end may be found in the Performance section.

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Key Facts

Key Facts

Size of Class (Millions) as of Jan 19, 2018 $1,126.8 M
Size of Fund (Millions) as of Jan 19, 2018 $2,289.3 M
Share Class launch date Dec 22, 1999
Asset Class Equity
Morningstar Category Large Blend
Lipper Classification Large-Cap Core Funds
Benchmark Index Russell 1000 Index (Gross Total Return)
CUSIP 09250J502
Number of Holdings as of Dec 29, 2017 194
Max Offer Price as of Jan 19, 2018 $17.31
Open to New Investors Yes
Turnover Percent as of Dec 31, 2017 130%

Portfolio Characteristics

Portfolio Characteristics

Average Market Cap (Millions) The average size of the securities the fund invests in. as of Dec 29, 2017 $148,522.5 M
R-Squared (3y) as of Dec 31, 2017 94.66
Beta (3y) as of Dec 31, 2017 1.11
Best 3-Month Return Over the Last 3 Years 3 months ending Jan 31, 2017 10.70%
Worst 3-Month Return Over the Last 3 Years 3 months ending Feb 29, 2016 -9.15%
Standard Deviation (3y) as of Dec 31, 2017 11.33
This information must be preceded or accompanied by a current prospectus. For standardized performance, please see the Performance section above.

Ratings

Ratings

Lipper Leader

 
Overall Lipper Leaders ratings based on an equal-weighted average of percentile ranks for each measure over 3-, 5-, and 10-year periods (if applicable) and do not take into account the effects of sales charges for these categories (Consistent Return, Preservation, Total Return, Expense, and Tax Efficiency) as of Sep 30, 2017 out of 710, 11,917, 713, 342 and 713 Funds, respectively in Lipper's Large-Cap Core Funds classification.

Holdings

Holdings

as of Dec 29, 2017
Name Weight (%)
APPLE INC 3.89
FACEBOOK INC 2.70
ALPHABET INC 2.19
BANK OF AMERICA CORP 1.78
ABBVIE INC 1.69
Name Weight (%)
MASTERCARD INC 1.65
3M CO 1.64
MCDONALDS CORPORATION 1.62
AMAZON.COM INC 1.55
WALT DISNEY CO 1.50

Exposure Breakdowns

Exposure Breakdowns

as of Dec 29, 2017

% of Market Value

Type Fund Benchmark Net
as of Dec 29, 2017

% of Market Value

Type Fund Benchmark Net
as of Dec 29, 2017

% of Market Value

Type Fund Benchmark Net
as of Dec 29, 2017

% of Market Value

Type Fund Benchmark Net
Negative weightings may result from specific circumstances (including timing differences between trade and settle dates of securities purchased by the funds) and/or the use of certain financial instruments, including derivatives, which may be used to gain or reduce market exposure and/or risk management.

Allocations are subject to change.

Portfolio Managers

Portfolio Managers

Raffaele Savi
BlackRock Scientific Active Equity Investment Team

    

Travis Cooke
Travis Cooke
Richard Mathieson
Richard Mathieson
Portfolio Manager

Literature

Literature

 

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