Fact sheet: UBS (L)EqSIC-USTotYld$

Fund information
Fund name
UBS (Lux) Equity SICAV - US Total Yield (USD) P Acc
Fund manager company
UBS AG
Fund type
Offshore Fund
Fund managers
  • Patrick Zimmermannsince 23/01/2013
  • Jeremy E. Racciosince 23/01/2013
Fund objective
This actively managed equity fund invests in selected US companies that are expected to deliver above market average total yields. Total Yield is the sum of yields from dividend distributions and from company profits returned to shareholders via share buybacks. Focus on quality factors with the aim to exclude low quality stocks. The portfolio is well diversified with low single stock weights and broad sector allocation. The distributing (-dist) share classes of this subfund intend to distribute capital (share buyback yield) as well as income (e.g. from dividends). UBS Total Yield Equity Funds have typical equity risk characteristics. Total yield must not be confused with total return.
Benchmark
  • MSCI USA
Investment style
None
Investment method
Shares
Quick stats
1 Year return
6.2%
1 Year rank in sector
183/207
Sector
FO Equity - USA
Yield
-
Ongoing charge (OCF)
?A fund’s ongoing charges figure (OCF) is similar to the old-style total expense ratio. It reflects the annual charge to investors in the fund, in percentage terms, but does not include extra performance-related fees (where these are levied) or the fund’s trading expenses on its underlying investments.
1.55%
Fund size
£1,469m (£1,782m last year)
FE Risk score
?FE Risk Scores measure the riskiness of instruments relative to the FTSE 100 index of shares. Weekly volatility is measured over three years with recent behaviour counting more heavily than earlier behaviour. Cash-type investments will have scores close to zero. Funds will tend to have scores in the 0-150 range. The FTSE 100 is always scored at 100. There is no upper limit.
101
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Performance snapshot

Holdings snapshot

  • USA100%
  • Information Technology23.6%
    Financials21.6%
    Consumer Discretionary19.5%
    Industrials15.1%
    Health Care8.9%
  • US Equities100%

Performance vs Sector

Cumulative performance
 1 mth3 mth6 mth1 yr3 yr5 yr
Fund-1.8%6.4%2.8%6.2%23.4%-
Sector-0.3%7.8%6.6%9.8%23.1%80.2%
Rank within sector214 / 221144 / 218195 / 213183 / 20795 / 171-
Quartile4th3rd4th4th3rd
Calendar performance
 YTD - 20162015201420132012
Fund3%-3.8%13.5%--
Sector4.6%-1.6%10.7%31.8%10.2%
Rank within sector135 / 210144 / 19344 / 180--
Quartile3rd3rd1st
Risk statistics
Alpha
?Alpha is a measure of a fund's over- or under-performance by comparison to its benchmark. If the Alpha is 5, the fund has outperformed its benchmark by 5%; so the greater the Alpha, the greater the outperformance.
1.45
Beta
?Beta estimates a fund's volatility by comparison to that of its benchmark. A fund with a beta close to 1 means that the fund will move generally in line with the benchmark. Higher than 1 and the fund is more volatile than the benchmark and vice versa.
0.91
Sharpe
?This commonly-used measure calculates the level of return over and above the return of a notional risk-free investment, such as cash. The difference in returns is then divided by the fund's volatility. The resulting ratio is an indication of the amount of excess return generated per unit of risk.
0.55
Volatility
?Volatility (or standard deviation), when applied to an investment fund, expresses its risk. It shows how widely a range of returns varied from the fund's average return over a particular period. For example, if a fund had an average return of 5%, and its volatility was 15, this would mean that the range of its returns over the period had swung between +20% and -10%.
11.01
Tracking error
?This measures the standard deviation of a fund's excess returns over the returns of an index or benchmark portfolio. As such, it can be an indication of 'riskiness' in the manager's investment style. A Tracking Error below 2 suggests a passive approach. At 3 and above the the manager will be deploying a more active investment style.
4.4
Information ratio
?This is a useful risk-adjusted measure of actively managed fund performance. It is calculated by deducting the returns of the fund's benchmark from the fund's overall returns, then dividing the result by its tracking error. The higher the Information Ratio the better. It is generally considered that a figure of 0.5 reflects a good performance, 0.75 very good, and 1.00 outstanding.
0.15
R-Squared
?An indication of how closely correlated a fund is to an index or a benchmark. Values for R-Squared range between 0 and 1, with 0 indicating no correlation at all and 1 showing a perfect match. Values upwards of 0.7 suggest that the fund's behaviour is increasingly linked to its benchmark.
0.85
Price movement
52 week high148.31
52 week low124.83
Current bid price-
Current offer price-
Current mid price143.5
Region
1USA100%
Industry sector
1Information Technology23.59%
2Financials21.56%
3Consumer Discretionary19.52%
4Industrials15.14%
5Health Care8.89%
6Consumer Staples8.85%
7Energy1.06%
8Materials1.04%
9Money Market0.34%
Asset type
1US Equities100%
Individual holdings
1PNC FINANCIAL SERVICES GROUP1.1%
2DISCOVER FINANCIAL SERVICES1.09%
3MSCI INC1.09%
4CINTAS CORP1.08%
5AMERICAN INTERNATIONAL GROUP INC1.07%
6VARIAN MEDICAL SYSTEMS INC1.07%
7WESTERN UNION COMPANY (THE)1.07%
8AXIS CAPITAL HLDGS1.06%
9EVEREST RE GROUP1.06%
Management
Fund manager group
UBS
Fund manager company
UBS AG
Fund type
Offshore Fund
Fund objective
This actively managed equity fund invests in selected US companies that are expected to deliver above market average total yields. Total Yield is the sum of yields from dividend distributions and from company profits returned to shareholders via share buybacks. Focus on quality factors with the aim to exclude low quality stocks. The portfolio is well diversified with low single stock weights and broad sector allocation. The distributing (-dist) share classes of this subfund intend to distribute capital (share buyback yield) as well as income (e.g. from dividends). UBS Total Yield Equity Funds have typical equity risk characteristics. Total yield must not be confused with total return.
Benchmark
  • MSCI USA
Investment style
None
Investment method
Shares
Fund managers
NameSinceBiography
Patrick Zimmermann23/01/2013
Jeremy E. Raccio23/01/2013
Compliance
Transparent for Austrian Tax, Transparent for Swiss Tax, Reporting Fund Status, UCITS IV Compliant, MAS Unrestricted Scheme
Domicile
No data available.
Fund for sale in
Austria, Belgium, Switzerland, Czech Republic, Germany, Denmark, Spain, Finland, France, United Kingdom, Greece, Hong Kong, Italy, Japan, Republic Of Korea, Liechtenstein, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Norway, Offshore, Portugal, Singapore, Sweden, Taiwan - Province Of China
UBS (Lux) Equity SICAV - US Total Yield (USD) (CHF hedged) P Acc
Initial charge2%
Annual charge1.2%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.55%
Total expense ratio (TER)1.56%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price140.24
CurrencyCHF
Price updated27/09/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeF62K
UBS (Lux) Equity SICAV - US Total Yield (USD) (CHF hedged) P Dist
Initial charge2%
Annual charge1.2%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.55%
Total expense ratio (TER)1.56%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price113.41
CurrencyCHF
Price updated27/09/2016
TypeIncome
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeF62L
UBS (Lux) Equity SICAV - US Total Yield (USD) (CHF hedged) Q Acc
Initial charge2%
Annual charge0.67%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)0.89%
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price96.56
CurrencyCHF
Price updated27/09/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi codeFW2R
UBS (Lux) Equity SICAV - US Total Yield (USD) (CHF hedged) Q Dist
Initial charge2%
Annual charge0.67%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)0.89%
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price90.12
CurrencyCHF
Price updated27/09/2016
TypeIncome
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi codeFW2S
UBS (Lux) Equity SICAV - US Total Yield (USD) (EUR hedged) I-A2 Dist
Initial charge-
Annual charge0.48%
Min single investment£5,000,000
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)0.61%
Total expense ratio (TER)0.6%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price86.33
CurrencyEUR
Price updated26/09/2016
TypeIncome
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi codeFSDB
UBS (Lux) Equity SICAV - US Total Yield (USD) (EUR hedged) N-8% Mdist
Initial charge2%
Annual charge2%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)2.55%
Total expense ratio (TER)2.59%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price86.41
CurrencyEUR
Price updated27/09/2016
TypeIncome
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeFP9B
UBS (Lux) Equity SICAV - US Total Yield (USD) (EUR hedged) P Acc
Initial charge2%
Annual charge1.2%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.55%
Total expense ratio (TER)1.56%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price141.93
CurrencyEUR
Price updated27/09/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeF62M
UBS (Lux) Equity SICAV - US Total Yield (USD) (EUR hedged) P Dist
Initial charge2%
Annual charge1.2%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.55%
Total expense ratio (TER)1.56%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price114.8
CurrencyEUR
Price updated27/09/2016
TypeIncome
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeF62N
UBS (Lux) Equity SICAV - US Total Yield (USD) (EUR hedged) Q Acc
Initial charge2%
Annual charge0.67%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)0.89%
Total expense ratio (TER)0.87%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price115.42
CurrencyEUR
Price updated27/09/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeFGKY
UBS (Lux) Equity SICAV - US Total Yield (USD) (EUR hedged) Q Dist
Initial charge2%
Annual charge0.67%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)0.89%
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price90.81
CurrencyEUR
Price updated27/09/2016
TypeIncome
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeFW2T
UBS (Lux) Equity SICAV - US Total Yield (USD) (HKD) K-1 Acc
Initial charge2%
Annual charge0.72%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.05%
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price40232919.85
CurrencyHKD
Price updated08/07/2015
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi codeFPQP
UBS (Lux) Equity SICAV - US Total Yield (USD) F Acc
Initial charge2%
Annual charge0.42%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)0.53%
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price102.56
CurrencyUSD
Price updated27/09/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi codeFV7L
UBS (Lux) Equity SICAV - US Total Yield (USD) F Dist
Initial charge2%
Annual charge0.42%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)0.53%
Total expense ratio (TER)0.59%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price91.78
CurrencyUSD
Price updated27/09/2016
TypeIncome
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi codeFR3A
UBS (Lux) Equity SICAV - US Total Yield (USD) I-A1 Acc
Initial charge-
Annual charge0.51%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)0.65%
Total expense ratio (TER)0.63%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price112.23
CurrencyUSD
Price updated27/09/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi codeFJZP
UBS (Lux) Equity SICAV - US Total Yield (USD) I-A2 Acc
Initial charge-
Annual charge0.48%
Min single investment£10,000,000
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)0.61%
Total expense ratio (TER)0.61%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price128.59
CurrencyUSD
Price updated27/09/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi codeFB0D
UBS (Lux) Equity SICAV - US Total Yield (USD) I-A3 Acc
Initial charge-
Annual charge0.42%
Min single investment£30,000,000
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)0.53%
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price102.34
CurrencyUSD
Price updated27/09/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi codeE0YS
UBS (Lux) Equity SICAV - US Total Yield (USD) K-1 Acc
Initial charge2%
Annual charge0.72%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)0.95%
Total expense ratio (TER)0.95%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price7334173.56
CurrencyUSD
Price updated27/09/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classInstitutional
Domicile-
Citi codeF62H
UBS (Lux) Equity SICAV - US Total Yield (USD) P Acc
Initial charge2%
Annual charge1.2%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.55%
Total expense ratio (TER)1.57%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price143.5
CurrencyUSD
Price updated27/09/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeF62I
UBS (Lux) Equity SICAV - US Total Yield (USD) P Dist
Initial charge2%
Annual charge1.2%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.55%
Total expense ratio (TER)1.55%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price116.11
CurrencyUSD
Price updated27/09/2016
TypeIncome
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeF62J
UBS (Lux) Equity SICAV - US Total Yield (USD) P Mdist
Initial charge2%
Annual charge1.2%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)1.55%
Total expense ratio (TER)1.56%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price107.41
CurrencyUSD
Price updated27/09/2016
TypeIncome
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeF99E
UBS (Lux) Equity SICAV - US Total Yield (USD) Q Acc
Initial charge2%
Annual charge0.67%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)0.89%
Total expense ratio (TER)0.85%
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price98.97
CurrencyUSD
Price updated27/09/2016
TypeAccumulation
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeFTWQ
UBS (Lux) Equity SICAV - US Total Yield (USD) Q Dist
Initial charge2%
Annual charge0.67%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)0.89%
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price91.6
CurrencyUSD
Price updated27/09/2016
TypeIncome
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeFW2V
UBS (Lux) Equity SICAV - US Total Yield (USD) Q Mdist
Initial charge2%
Annual charge0.67%
Min single investment£0
Min regular saving£0
Available in ISANo
Ongoing charge (OCF)0.89%
Total expense ratio (TER)-
Bid price-
Offer price-
Mid price91.87
CurrencyUSD
Price updated27/09/2016
TypeIncome
Institutional or retail classRetail
Domicile-
Citi codeFW2U
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