Commodity

BCSCX

Commodity Strategies Fund ACTIVE

Overview

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Performance

Performance

  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.
-9.47 -2.49 -3.24 - -4.78
-10.36 -2.49 -3.24 - -4.78
Benchmark (%) Index: Bloomberg Commodity 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. -17.38 -6.14 -7.69 - -7.80
Morningstar Category Avg. (%) Commodities Broad Basket -17.45 -5.52 -7.27 -6.08 -
Morningstar Ranking Rankings are based on total return excluding sales charges, independently calculated and not combined to create an overall ranking. 11/120 9/104 7/87 - -
Morningstar Quartile Rankings based on total return excluding sales charges, independently calculated and not combined to create an overall ranking. 1 1 1 - -
Lipper Ranking Rankings are based on total return excluding sales charges. 13/125 12/110 10/94 - -
Lipper Quartile Rankings are based on total return excluding sales charges. 1 1 1 - -
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

Net Assets as of Jul 02, 2020 $5,244,166
Size of Fund (Millions) $173.0 M
Base Currency U.S. Dollar
Share Class launch date Oct 03, 2011
Asset Class Commodity
Domicile United States

Portfolio Characteristics

Portfolio Characteristics

Average Market Cap (Millions) The average size of the securities the fund invests in. as of May 29, 2020 $ 41,005.3 M
R-Squared (3y) as of May 31, 2020 76.35
Beta (3y) as of May 31, 2020 1.01
Best 3-Month Return Over the Last 3 Years 3 months ending Mar 31, 2019 8.44%
Worst 3-Month Return Over the Last 3 Years 3 months ending Mar 31, 2020 -23.43%
Fund Standard Deviation (3y) as of May 31, 2020 14.52
This information must be preceded or accompanied by a current prospectus. For standardized performance, please see the Performance section above.

Ratings

Ratings

Morningstar Rating

4
Overall Morningstar Rating for Commodity Strategies Fund, Class C, as of Jun 30, 2020 rated against 104 Commodities Broad Basket Funds based on risk adjusted total return.

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 May 31, 2020 out of 109, 12,347, 110, 20 and 110 Funds, respectively in Lipper's Commodities General classification.

Top Holdings

Holdings

Top Equity Holdings as of 29 May-2020

*% of Market Value



Exposure Breakdowns

Exposure Breakdowns

Sectors as of 29 May-2020

*this column reflects the sector exposures of the Bloomberg Commodity Benchmark. Please note that in practice, exposures may differ slightly due to enhanced index techniques.

% of Market Value

Portfolio Managers

Portfolio Managers

Alastair Bishop
Alastair Bishop
Rob Shimell
Rob Shimell
Hannah Johnson
Hannah Johnson
Elliott Char
Elliott Char
Portfolio Manager

Literature

Literature

 

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