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Global Allocation Fund

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Performance

Performance

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  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.
2.49 5.00 3.41 5.24 9.18
-2.89 3.13 2.30 4.68 8.99
Benchmark (%) Index: 36% S&P 500, 24% FTSE World (ex.US), 24% ICE BofA/ML Cur 5-yr US Treasury, 16% FTSE Non-USD WGBI.<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. 4.98 7.08 5.68 7.03 7.44
Morningstar Category Avg. (%) World Allocation 1.75 5.21 3.34 5.90 -
Morningstar Ranking Rankings are based on total return excluding sales charges, independently calculated and not combined to create an overall ranking. 226/450 208/376 184/307 135/179 -
Morningstar Quartile Rankings based on total return excluding sales charges, independently calculated and not combined to create an overall ranking. 2 3 3 3 -
Lipper Category Avg. (%) Flexible Portfolio Funds 1.26 5.19 3.85 6.50 -
Lipper Ranking Rankings are based on total return excluding sales charges. 250/545 252/471 216/346 129/164 -
Lipper Quartile Rankings are based on total return excluding sales charges. 2 3 3 4 -
FTSE World Index FTSE World Index shown for illustrative purposes only to demonstrate how this fund has performed vs. the broader respective market. 1.99 10.50 7.41 9.12 -
  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.
10.73 0.69 0.29 2.49 15.77 18.26 66.72 1,377.15
4.91 -4.59 -4.98 -2.89 9.69 12.05 57.97 1,299.59
Benchmark (%) Index: 36% S&P 500, 24% FTSE World (ex.US), 24% ICE BofA/ML Cur 5-yr US Treasury, 16% FTSE Non-USD WGBI.<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. 12.88 0.99 0.71 4.98 22.77 31.81 97.21 803.44
Morningstar Category Avg. (%) World Allocation 10.65 1.23 0.07 1.75 16.47 17.84 77.44 -
Lipper Category Avg. (%) Flexible Portfolio Funds 10.85 0.83 0.41 1.26 16.60 21.28 89.97 -
FTSE World Index FTSE World Index shown for illustrative purposes only to demonstrate how this fund has performed vs. the broader respective market. 17.20 2.34 0.49 1.99 34.92 42.99 139.28 -
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 Oct 16, 2019 $10,581.2 M
Size of Fund (Millions) $24,141.8 M
Share Class launch date Oct 21, 1994
Asset Class MultiAsset
Morningstar Category World Allocation
Lipper Classification Flexible Portfolio Funds
Benchmark Index 36% S&P 500, 24% FTSE World (ex.US), 24% ICE BofA/ML Cur 5-yr US Treasury, 16% FTSE Non-USD WGBI
CUSIP 09251T103
Number of Issuers as of Sep 30, 2019 611
Max Offer Price as of Oct 16, 2019 $20.08
Open to New Investors Yes
Turnover Percent 154%

Portfolio Characteristics

Portfolio Characteristics

Average Market Cap (Millions) The average size of the securities the fund invests in. as of Sep 30, 2019 $ 194,000.7 M
Benchmark Sharpe Ratio (3y) as of Sep 30, 2019 0.81
Fund Standard Deviation (3y) as of Sep 30, 2019 6.87
Benchmark Standard Deviation (3y) as of Sep 30, 2019 6.88
Effective Duration Fixed Income as of Sep 30, 2019 6.79 yrs
Effective Duration Fixed Income and Cash as of Sep 30, 2019 5.92 yrs
Best 3-Month Return Over the Last 3 Years 3 months ending Mar 31, 2019 7.40%
Worst 3-Month Return Over the Last 3 Years 3 months ending Dec 31, 2018 -7.44%
Secondary Benchmark Sharpe Ratio (3y) FTSE World Index as of Sep 30, 2019 0.81
Secondary Benchmark Standard Deviation (3y) FTSE World Index as of Sep 30, 2019 11.21
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 Aug 31, 2019 out of 482, 4,621, 487, 155 and 487 Funds, respectively in Lipper's Flexible Portfolio Funds classification.

Morningstar Analyst Rating

Morningstar Analyst Rating - Bronze
Morningstar has awarded the Fund a Bronze medal. Fewer than 10% of US open-end funds hold medalist ratings. (Effective Apr 12, 2019) ‡

Holdings

Holdings

as of Sep 30, 2019
Name Weight (%)
MICROSOFT CORP 1.83
ALPHABET INC CLASS C 1.67
APPLE INC 1.62
JPMORGAN CHASE & CO 1.17
AMAZON COM INC 1.01
Name Weight (%)
COMCAST CORP CLASS A 0.94
RAYTHEON 0.87
DANONE SA 0.83
SIEMENS N AG 0.83
UNITEDHEALTH GROUP INC 0.72
as of Sep 30, 2019
Name Weight (%)
TREASURY NOTE 1.5 09/15/2022 5.36
TREASURY (CPI) NOTE 0.5 04/15/2024 3.74
TREASURY NOTE 2.375 05/15/2029 3.58
TREASURY BOND 2.25 08/15/2049 2.19
TREASURY NOTE 1.875 07/31/2026 2.14
Name Weight (%)
TREASURY NOTE 1.5 08/31/2021 2.13
TREASURY NOTE 1.625 08/15/2029 2.05
TREASURY NOTE 1.875 06/30/2026 1.19
TREASURY NOTE 3 10/31/2025 1.13
ITALY (REPUBLIC OF) 3 08/01/2029 0.90

Exposure Breakdowns

Exposure Breakdowns

as of Sep 30, 2019

% of Net Assets

Type Fund Benchmark Net
Allocations subject to change.
as of Sep 30, 2019

% of Net Assets

Type Fund Benchmark Net
as of Sep 30, 2019

% of Net Assets

Type Fund Benchmark Net
as of Sep 30, 2019

% of Net Assets

Type Fund Benchmark Net
as of Sep 30, 2019

% of Net Assets

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.


% of Net Assets represents the Fund’s exposure based on the economic value of securities and is adjusted for futures, options, and swaps (except with respect to fixed income securities), and convertible bonds.

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Portfolio Managers

Portfolio Managers

Rick Rieder
Russ Koesterich
David Clayton
Dan Chamby

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