Fact sheet: MFS Meridian Gbl Eq Inc

Fund information

Fund name
MFS Meridian Global Equity Income W1 USD
Fund company manager
MFS Meridian Funds
Fund type
SIB
Fund manager
James C. Fallon
since 22/09/2015
Fund objective
The fund's investment objective is to seek total return through a combination of current income and capital appreciation, measured in US dollars. Disciplined large-cap core approach that combines both fundamental and quantitative research Focuses on reasonably priced, income-producing companies with an unrecognized catalyst.
Benchmark
MSCI ACWI High Dividend Yield Index
Investment style
None
Investment method
Shares

Quick stats

1 Year return

12.76 %

1 Year rank in sector

206/469

Sector

FO Equity - International

Yield
-
Fund size

£ 3.2 m

FE Risk score

77

NAV
-
Discount/Premium
-
Gearing
-

Top in sector

Holdings snapshot

  • USA
    42.57%
  • UK
    7.75%
  • Switzerland
    7.71%
  • France
    5.97%
  • Canada
    4.72%
  • Consumer Staples
    17.19%
  • Financial Services
    16.85%
  • Health Care
    14.28%
  • Utilities
    13.11%
  • Technology
    11.88%
  • US Equities
    42.7%
  • International Equities
    30.4%
  • UK Equities
    7.8%
  • Swiss Equities
    7.7%
  • French Equities
    6%

Performance vs. Sector

Cumulative performance

1m6m1y3y5y
Fund-0.25 %6.41 %12.76 %0 %0 %
Sector-1.31 %3.79 %11.68 %19.46 %56.65 %
Rank within sector106 / 501169 / 491206 / 469 / /
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Calendar performance

YTD-20172016201520142013
Fund12.44 %6.85 %0 %0 %0 %
Sector8.92 %7.94 %0.71 %5.96 %21.26 %
Rank within sector145 / 486218 / 442 / / /
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Price movement

52 week high12.27
52 week low10.41
Current bid price0
Current offer price0
Current mid price12.11

Holdings by region

  • 42.57% USA
  • 7.75% UK
  • 7.71% Switzerland
  • 5.97% France
  • 4.72% Canada
  • 4.59% Taiwan
  • 4.32% Germany
  • 3.56% Japan
  • 2.72% Korea
  • 2.57% China

Holdings by sector

  • 17.19% Consumer Staples
  • 16.85% Financial Services
  • 14.28% Health Care
  • 13.11% Utilities
  • 11.88% Technology
  • 5.96% Industrials
  • 5.77% Energy
  • 4.04% Automobiles
  • 3.97% Basic Materials
  • 3.02% Leisure

Holdings by asset type

  • 42.7% US Equities
  • 30.4% International Equities
  • 7.8% UK Equities
  • 7.7% Swiss Equities
  • 6% French Equities
  • 4.7% Canadian Equities
  • 0.7% Money Market

Individual holdings

  • 3.87% Altria Group Inc
  • 3.31% Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co Ltd ADR
  • 2.91% Zurich Insurance Group AG
  • 2.83% Merck & Co Inc
  • 2.68% Novartis AG
  • 2.47% Siemens AG
  • 2.38% Rio Tinto PLC
  • 2.37% Eli Lilly & Co
  • 2.27% Japan Tobacco Inc
  • 2.26% Philip Morris International Inc