Multi Asset

MKLOX

Global Allocation Fund

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Performance

Performance

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  1y 3y 5y 10y Incept.
-18.78 2.84 2.78 4.57 8.86
Benchmark (%) -18.57 0.91 2.76 4.87 6.84
Morningstar Category Avg. (%) -13.95 3.56 4.27 6.19 -
Morningstar Ranking 261/425 64/405 59/354 - -
Morningstar Quartile 3 1 1 1 -
Lipper Ranking 328/481 146/421 143/370 - -
Lipper Quartile 3 2 2 - -
FTSE World Index -19.70 4.67 5.35 - -
  YTD 1m 3m 1y 3y 5y 10y Incept.
-20.73 -6.85 -5.38 -18.78 8.75 14.70 56.35 1,642.82
Benchmark (%) -21.77 -7.44 -6.50 -18.57 2.77 14.61 60.87 828.43
Morningstar Category Avg. (%) -14.91 3.96 -5.36 -13.95 11.08 23.23 82.32 -
FTSE World Index -25.23 -9.45 -6.41 -19.70 14.66 29.76 - -
  2017 2018 2019 2020 2021
Total Return (%) 13.70 -7.30 17.59 21.27 6.82
Benchmark (%) 15.69 -4.68 18.79 13.34 10.13
Morningstar Category Avg. (%) 13.21 -5.76 19.23 11.72 13.89
FTSE World Index 24.09 -8.77 27.74 16.33 20.95
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 Dec 07, 2022 $1,302.4 M
Size of Fund (Millions) $18,930.6 M
Share Class launch date Jun 08, 2016
Asset Class MultiAsset
Morningstar Category Global 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 09258N778
Number of Issuers as of Nov 30, 2022 1,170
Distribution Frequency None
Max Offer Price as of Dec 07, 2022 $16.87
Open to New Investors Yes
Turnover Percent in the Annual Report 112%

Portfolio Characteristics

Portfolio Characteristics

P/E Ratio as of Nov 30, 2022 26.01
Average Market Cap (Millions) as of Nov 30, 2022 $ 276,757.0 M
Fund Sharpe Ratio (3y) as of Nov 30, 2022 0.35
Benchmark Sharpe Ratio (3y) as of Nov 30, 2022 0.26
Fund Standard Deviation (3y) as of Nov 30, 2022 14.26
Benchmark Standard Deviation (3y) as of Nov 30, 2022 13.65
Effective Duration as of Nov 30, 2022 1.74 yrs
Effective Duration Fixed Income as of Nov 30, 2022 4.79 yrs
Effective Duration Fixed Income and Casha as of Nov 30, 2022 4.00 yrs
Best 3-Month Return Over the Last 3 Years 3 months ending Jun 30, 2020 14.71%
Worst 3-Month Return Over the Last 3 Years 3 months ending Mar 31, 2020 -12.33%
Secondary Benchmark Sharpe Ratio (3y) as of Nov 30, 2022 0.43
Secondary Benchmark Standard Deviation (3y) as of Nov 30, 2022 20.62
This information must be preceded or accompanied by a current prospectus. For standardized performance, please see the Performance section above.

ESG Integration

ESG Integration

ESG integration is the practice of incorporating material environmental, social and governance (ESG) information or insights alongside traditional measures into the investment decision process to improve long term financial outcomes of portfolios. Unless otherwise stated in Fund documentation or included within the Fund's investment objective, inclusion of this statement does not imply that the Fund has an ESG-aligned investment objective, but rather describes how ESG information is considered as part of the overall investment process.


The Global Allocation Investment Team believes that a company’s ability to manage material environmental, social and governance (“ESG”) issues may be essential to the company’s ability to sustain growth and generate value for shareholders over the long term, and thus ESG performance indicators are considered as part of our investment process. For long-term investors like Global Allocation, incorporating ESG information into its research and investment decisions has been, and remains, very important to our fundamental investment process and our goal of seeking to maximize risk-adjusted returns.


The team analyzes ESG data when conducting research and due diligence on new investments, and when monitoring existing investments within the portfolio. The team’s ongoing monitoring of the portfolio involves regular portfolio risk reviews with the Risk and Quantitative Analysis group. These reviews include discussion of the portfolio's exposure to material ESG risks, as well as exposure to sustainability-related business involvements, climate-related metrics, and other factors.

Fees

Fees

as of current prospectus
Gross Expense Ratio 0.81%
Net Expense Ratio 0.76%

Net Expense Ratio excluding Investment Related Expenses is 0.73%

  • Acquired Fund Fees and Expenses 0.01%
  • Interest expense 0.02%

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 Nov 30, 2022 out of 415, 4,556, 419, 218 and 419 Funds, respectively in Lipper's Flexible Portfolio Funds classification.

Morningstar Analyst Rating

Morningstar Analyst Rating - Silver
Morningstar has awarded the Fund a Silver medal. Fewer than 10% of US open-end funds hold medalist ratings. (Effective Mar 31, 2022)

Holdings

Holdings

as of Nov 30, 2022
Name Weight (%)
MICROSOFT CORP 1.79
APPLE INC 1.56
ALPHABET INC CLASS C 1.24
CONOCOPHILLIPS 0.88
AMAZON COM INC 0.84
Name Weight (%)
UNITEDHEALTH GROUP INC 0.83
S&P 500 INDEX JAN C @ 4090 0.76
MASTERCARD INC CLASS A 0.76
MARSH & MCLENNAN INC 0.74
ENBRIDGE INC 0.73
as of Nov 30, 2022
Name Weight (%)
UMBS 30YR TBA(REG A) 4.05
TREASURY NOTE 3.25 08/31/2024 2.66
TREASURY (CPI) NOTE 0.625 01/15/2024 1.52
TREASURY (CPI) NOTE 0.5 04/15/2024 1.01
TREASURY NOTE 4.375 10/31/2024 0.97
Name Weight (%)
TREASURY NOTE 1.375 09/30/2023 0.94
TREASURY BOND 3 08/15/2052 0.65
TREASURY NOTE 2.875 05/15/2032 0.52
UMBS 30YR TBA 0.50
CANADA (GOVERNMENT OF) 0.25 03/01/2026 0.49

Exposure Breakdowns

Exposure Breakdowns

as of Nov 30, 2022

% of Market Value

Type Fund Benchmark Net
Allocations subject to change.
as of Nov 30, 2022

% of Market Value

Type Fund Benchmark Net
as of Nov 30, 2022

% of Market Value

Type Fund Benchmark Net
as of Nov 30, 2022

% of Market Value

Type Fund Benchmark Net
as of Nov 30, 2022

% 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.


% 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.

Portfolio Managers

Portfolio Managers

Rick Rieder
Russ Koesterich
David Clayton

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Literature

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