Multi Asset

LIPIX

LifePath Index 2050 Fund

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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.
21.38 9.30 11.22 - 9.10
Morningstar Category Avg. (%) Target-Date 2050 20.67 8.62 10.48 5.68 -
Morningstar Ranking Rankings are based on total return excluding sales charges, independently calculated and not combined to create an overall ranking. 77/230 38/184 35/145 - -
Morningstar Quartile Rankings based on total return excluding sales charges, independently calculated and not combined to create an overall ranking. 2 1 2 - -
Lipper Category Avg. (%) Mixed-Asset Target 2050 20.34 8.48 10.23 5.56 -
Lipper Ranking Rankings are based on total return excluding sales charges. 73/219 36/175 31/134 - -
Lipper Quartile Rankings are based on total return excluding sales charges. 2 1 1 - -
  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.
21.38 1.38 5.40 21.38 30.58 70.22 - 77.54
Morningstar Category Avg. (%) Target-Date 2050 20.67 1.15 5.01 20.67 28.17 64.60 73.70 -
Lipper Category Avg. (%) Mixed-Asset Target 2050 20.34 1.17 5.03 20.34 27.68 63.10 72.34 -
  2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
Total Return (%) Total return represents changes to the NAV and accounts for distributions from the fund. 21.56 7.23 -0.72 8.36 21.38
Morningstar Category Avg. (%) Target-Date 2050 21.02 5.42 -2.01 8.22 20.67


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 Feb 23, 2018 $73.6 M
Size of Fund (Millions) as of Feb 23, 2018 $1,404.5 M
Share Class launch date May 31, 2011
Asset Class MultiAsset
Morningstar Category Target-Date 2050
Lipper Classification Mixed-Asset Target 2050
Benchmark Index BlackRock LifePath Index 2050 Custom Benchmark
CUSIP 066923673
Max Offer Price as of Feb 23, 2018 $15.18
Open to New Investors Yes
Turnover Percent as of Jan 31, 2018 28%

Portfolio Characteristics

Portfolio Characteristics

R-Squared as of Jul 31, 2017 0.01
Average Market Cap (Millions) The average size of the securities the fund invests in. as of Dec 29, 2017 $8,358.8 M
Best 3-Month Return Over the Last 3 Years 3 months ending May 31, 2016 9.38%
Worst 3-Month Return Over the Last 3 Years 3 months ending Feb 29, 2016 -7.34%
This information must be preceded or accompanied by a current prospectus. For standardized performance, please see the Performance section above.

Ratings

Ratings

Morningstar Rating

Overall Morningstar Rating for LifePath Index 2050 Fund, Class I, as of Jan 31, 2018 rated against 182 Target-Date 2050 Funds.

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 Jan 31, 2018 out of 173, 4,359, 174, 108 and 174 Funds, respectively in Lipper's Mixed-Asset Target 2050 classification.

Morningstar Analyst Rating

Morningstar Analyst Rating - Gold
Morningstar has awarded the Fund a Gold medal, its highest level of conviction. (Effective Jan 30, 2018) ‡

Holdings

Holdings

as of Jan 31, 2018
Name Weight (%)
BLACKROCK RUSSELL 1000 INDEX FUND 50.40
ISHARES MSCI TOTAL INTL STOCK ETF 29.63
ISHARES DEVELOPD RL ESTAT CL K 16.26
Name Weight (%)
BLACKROCK ACWI EX-US INDEX FUND 2.20
BLACKROCK BOND INDEX FUND 1.01
BLACKROCK SMALL CAP INDEX FUND 0.91

Exposure Breakdowns

Exposure Breakdowns

as of Jan 31, 2018

% of Market Value

Type Fund
as of Jan 31, 2018

% of Market Value

Type Fund
Allocations subject to change.
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.
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Portfolio Managers

Portfolio Managers

Amy Whitelaw
Head of Index Allocation Team

  

Alan Mason
Head of Americas Beta Strategies

   

Matthew O’Hara
Global Head of the Lifetime Asset Allocation Group

   

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Literature

Literature

 

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