Equity

MDLRX

Advantage Large Cap Core 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.
-5.60 8.14 7.16 11.16 5.87
-10.55 6.21 6.01 10.56 5.57
Benchmark (%) Index: Russell 1000 Index (Gross 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. -4.78 9.09 8.21 13.28 5.23
Morningstar Category Avg. (%) Large Blend -3.91 12.48 9.07 13.75 -
Morningstar Ranking Rankings are based on total return excluding sales charges, independently calculated and not combined to create an overall ranking. 638/1377 545/1185 464/1047 605/786 -
Morningstar Quartile Rankings based on total return excluding sales charges, independently calculated and not combined to create an overall ranking. 2 2 2 4 -
Lipper Category Avg. (%) Large-Cap Core Funds -5.64 7.91 6.93 11.97 -
Lipper Ranking Rankings are based on total return excluding sales charges. 365/735 298/634 276/565 337/442 -
Lipper Quartile Rankings are based on total return excluding sales charges. 2 2 2 4 -
  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.
-5.60 -9.07 -14.81 -5.60 26.45 41.28 187.97 195.90
-10.55 -13.84 -19.28 -10.55 19.81 33.86 172.84 180.37
Benchmark (%) Index: Russell 1000 Index (Gross 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. -4.78 -9.11 -13.82 -4.78 29.83 48.37 247.99 163.65
Morningstar Category Avg. (%) Large Blend 7.98 7.98 0.27 -3.91 42.31 54.35 262.79 -
Lipper Category Avg. (%) Large-Cap Core Funds -5.64 -8.76 -13.44 -5.64 25.80 40.13 212.98 -
  2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
Total Return (%) Total return represents changes to the NAV and accounts for distributions from the fund. 11.65 0.07 10.03 21.73 -5.60
Annual w/ Sales Charge (%) Max Sales Charge: 5.25 5.79 -5.18 4.25 15.34 -10.55
Benchmark (%) Index: Russell 1000 Index (Gross 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. 13.24 0.92 12.05 21.69 -4.78
Morningstar Category Avg. (%) Large Blend 10.96 -1.07 10.37 20.44 -6.27
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 Fund's returns prior to June 12, 2017 are the returns of the Fund when it followed different investment strategies under the name “BlackRock Large Cap Core Fund.”

Growth of Hypothetical $10,000 The growth of hypothetical $10,000 chart reflects a hypothetical $10,000 investment and assumes reinvestment of dividends and capital gains. Fund expenses, including management fees and other expenses were deducted.

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Key Facts

Key Facts

Size of Class (Millions) as of Mar 22, 2019 $1,189.7 M
Size of Fund (Millions) as of Mar 22, 2019 $2,603.6 M
Share Class launch date Dec 22, 1999
Asset Class Equity
Morningstar Category Large Blend
Lipper Classification Large-Cap Core Funds
Benchmark Index Russell 1000 Index (Gross Total Return)
CUSIP 09250J106
Number of Holdings as of Feb 28, 2019 244
Max Offer Price as of Mar 22, 2019 $16.18
Open to New Investors Yes
Turnover Percent as of Feb 28, 2019 148%

Portfolio Characteristics

Portfolio Characteristics

Average Market Cap (Millions) The average size of the securities the fund invests in. as of Feb 28, 2019 $ 180,880.7 M
R-Squared (3y) as of Feb 28, 2019 96.43
Beta (3y) as of Feb 28, 2019 1.04
Best 3-Month Return Over the Last 3 Years 3 months ending Jan 31, 2017 10.70%
Worst 3-Month Return Over the Last 3 Years 3 months ending Dec 31, 2018 -14.81%
Fund Standard Deviation (3y) as of Feb 28, 2019 12.04

This information must be preceded or accompanied by a current prospectus. For standardized performance, please see the Performance section above.

Holdings

Holdings

as of Feb 28, 2019
Name Weight (%)
AMAZON.COM INC 3.21
APPLE INC 2.93
ALPHABET INC 2.48
JOHNSON & JOHNSON 2.37
MICROSOFT CORPORATION 2.29
Name Weight (%)
MERCK & CO INC 1.72
MASTERCARD INC 1.71
UNITEDHEALTH GROUP INC 1.68
AMGEN INC 1.55
BANK OF AMERICA CORP 1.52

Exposure Breakdowns

Exposure Breakdowns

as of Feb 28, 2019

% of Market Value

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% of Market Value

Type Fund Benchmark Net
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Type Fund Benchmark Net
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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

Raffaele Savi
BlackRock Systematic Active Equity Investment Team

    

Travis Cooke
BlackRock Systematic Active Equity Investment Team

      

Richard Mathieson
BlackRock Systematic Active Equity Investment Team

    

Portfolio Manager

Literature

Literature

 

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