Fact sheet: BlackRock GF NorthAmEq Inc

Fund information

Fund name
BlackRock GF North American Equity Income D2RF USD
Fund company manager
BlackRock (Luxembourg) S.A.
Fund type
SIB
Fund manager
Bob Shearer
since 09/03/2012
Fund objective
The Fund aims to generate an above average level of income on your investment as well as maintain long term capital growth. The Fund invests at least 70% of its total assets in shares of companies domiciled in, or the main business of which is in, the United States and Canada.
Benchmark
S&P 500
Investment style
Value
Investment method
Shares

Quick stats

1 Year return

15.81 %

1 Year rank in sector

10/37

Sector

FO Equity - North America

Yield
-
Fund size

£ 135.1 m

FE Risk score

74

NAV
-
Discount/Premium
-
Gearing
-

Top in sector

Holdings snapshot

  • USA
    79.69%
  • Money Market
    4.91%
  • UK
    3.95%
  • Netherlands
    2.76%
  • Korea
    2.43%
  • Financials
    26.76%
  • Health Care
    15.49%
  • Industrials
    11.05%
  • Energy
    10.47%
  • Information Technology
    10.16%
  • US Equities
    79.69%
  • Money Market
    4.91%
  • UK Equities
    3.95%
  • Dutch Equities
    2.76%
  • South Korean Equities
    2.43%

Performance vs. Sector

Cumulative performance

1m6m1y3y5y
Fund1.6 %6.33 %15.81 %26.03 %70.21 %
Sector0.42 %5.03 %13.34 %29.92 %84.86 %
Rank within sector15 / 3718 / 3710 / 3721 / 3121 / 26
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Calendar performance

YTD-20172016201520142013
Fund7.39 %14.74 %-1.77 %9.68 %24.13 %
Sector7.06 %14.78 %-0.85 %12.93 %29.7 %
Rank within sector22 / 3712 / 3523 / 3222 / 2924 / 28
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Risk statistics

Alpha-0.92
Beta0.99
Sharpe0.39
Volatility10.85
Tracking error3.85
Information ratio-0.27
R-Squared0.87

Price movement

52 week high17.16
52 week low14.4
Current bid price0
Current offer price0
Current mid price17.14

Holdings by region

  • 79.69% USA
  • 4.91% Money Market
  • 3.95% UK
  • 2.76% Netherlands
  • 2.43% Korea
  • 2.35% Canada
  • 2.1% France
  • 1.41% Taiwan
  • 0.4% China

Holdings by sector

  • 26.76% Financials
  • 15.49% Health Care
  • 11.05% Industrials
  • 10.47% Energy
  • 10.16% Information Technology
  • 5.77% Consumer Staples
  • 4.91% Money Market
  • 4.88% Utilities
  • 4.57% Consumer Discretionary
  • 3.51% Materials

Holdings by asset type

  • 79.69% US Equities
  • 4.91% Money Market
  • 3.95% UK Equities
  • 2.76% Dutch Equities
  • 2.43% South Korean Equities
  • 2.35% Canadian Equities
  • 2.1% French Equities
  • 1.41% Taiwanese Equities
  • 0.4% Chinese Equities

Individual holdings

  • 4.04% JPMORGAN CHASE & CO
  • 3.68% CITIGROUP INC
  • 3.61% BANK OF AMERICA CORP
  • 3.32% PFIZER INC
  • 2.95% ORACLE CORP
  • 2.69% DOW CHEMICAL CO
  • 2.66% WELLS FARGO & CO
  • 2.34% ANTHEM INC
  • 2.11% GENERAL ELECTRIC CO.
  • 2.05% NORTHROP GRUMMAN CORP