Equity

BMECX

High Equity Income 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.
-7.11 4.61 4.42 10.86 11.93
-7.91 4.61 4.42 10.86 11.93
Benchmark (%) Index: Russell 1000 Value Index (Total Return).<br /><br /> Index returns are for illustrative purposes only. Index performance returns do not reflect any management fees, transaction costs or expenses. Indexes are unmanaged and one cannot invest directly in an index. Past performance does not guarantee future results. -8.27 6.95 5.95 11.18 -
Morningstar Category Avg. (%) Large Value -5.45 11.42 7.77 12.87 -
Morningstar Ranking Rankings are based on total return excluding sales charges, independently calculated and not combined to create an overall ranking. 331/1217 964/1077 678/919 305/668 -
Morningstar Quartile Rankings based on total return excluding sales charges, independently calculated and not combined to create an overall ranking. 2 4 4 3 -
Lipper Category Avg. (%) Mid-Cap Growth Funds -5.37 7.71 6.05 13.33 -
Lipper Ranking Rankings are based on total return excluding sales charges. 257/540 396/467 301/403 112/247 -
Lipper Quartile Rankings are based on total return excluding sales charges. 2 4 3 2 -
  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.
-7.11 -7.56 -10.44 -7.11 14.49 24.17 180.38 927.45
-7.91 -8.41 -11.25 -7.91 14.49 24.17 180.38 927.45
Benchmark (%) Index: Russell 1000 Value Index (Total Return).<br /><br /> Index returns are for illustrative purposes only. Index performance returns do not reflect any management fees, transaction costs or expenses. Indexes are unmanaged and one cannot invest directly in an index. Past performance does not guarantee future results. -8.27 -9.60 -11.72 -8.27 22.35 33.49 188.52 -
Morningstar Category Avg. (%) Large Value 7.72 7.72 0.02 -5.45 38.31 45.41 235.56 -
Lipper Category Avg. (%) Mid-Cap Growth Funds -5.37 -9.84 -17.64 -5.37 25.17 34.62 252.65 -
  2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Total Return (%) Total return represents changes to the NAV and accounts for distributions from the fund. 11.45 -2.69 5.93 16.35 -7.11
Annual w/ Sales Charge (%) Max Sales Charge: - 10.52 -3.57 4.95 15.74 -7.91
Benchmark (%) Index: Russell 1000 Value Index (Total Return)<br /><br /> Index returns are for illustrative purposes only. Index performance returns do not reflect any management fees, transaction costs or expenses. Indexes are unmanaged and one cannot invest directly in an index. Past performance does not guarantee future results. 13.45 -3.83 17.34 13.66 -8.27
Morningstar Category Avg. (%) Large Value 10.21 -4.05 14.81 15.94 -8.53
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.

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Key Facts

Key Facts

Size of Class (Millions) as of Feb 15, 2019 $55.6 M
Size of Fund (Millions) as of Feb 15, 2019 $442.1 M
Share Class launch date May 01, 1998
Asset Class Equity
Morningstar Category Large Value
Lipper Classification Equity Income Funds
Benchmark Index Russell 1000 Value Index (Total Return)
CUSIP 091929786
Number of Holdings as of Jan 31, 2019 107
Max Offer Price as of Feb 15, 2019 $14.07
Open to New Investors Yes
Turnover Percent as of Jan 31, 2019 75%

Portfolio Characteristics

Portfolio Characteristics

Average Market Cap (Millions) The average size of the securities the fund invests in. as of Jan 31, 2019 $ 122,957.5 M
R-Squared (3y) as of Jan 31, 2019 87.45
Beta (3y) as of Jan 31, 2019 0.81
Best 3-Month Return Over the Last 3 Years 3 months ending May 31, 2016 10.13%
Worst 3-Month Return Over the Last 3 Years 3 months ending Dec 31, 2018 -10.44%
Fund Standard Deviation (3y) as of Jan 31, 2019 9.68

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 Jan 31, 2019 out of 467, 12,205, 467, 88 and 467 Funds, respectively in Lipper's Equity Income Funds classification.

Holdings

Holdings

as of Dec 31, 2018
Name Weight (%)
WELLS FARGO 4.68
PFIZER INC 4.67
ASTRAZENECA PLC 3.66
JPMORGAN CHASE & CO 3.42
BP PLC 3.26
Name Weight (%)
VERIZON COMMUNICATIONS INC 2.94
FIRSTENERGY CORP 2.65
MERCK & CO INC 2.61
METLIFE INC 2.48
WILLIAMS INC 2.41

Exposure Breakdowns

Exposure Breakdowns

as of Dec 31, 2018

% of Market Value

Type Fund Benchmark Net
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% of Market Value

Type Fund Benchmark Net
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% of Market Value

Type Fund Benchmark Net
as of Dec 31, 2018

% 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

Tony DeSpirito
BlackRock Fundamental Active Equity Investment Team

   

Kyle McClements
Kyle McClements
Franco Tapia, CFA,
Portfolio Manager

 

 

David Zhao
Portfolio Manager

  

Portfolio Manager

Literature

Literature

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