American Century Utilities Fund Investor Class (BULIX)

Net Asset Value
1 Day
Overall Morningstar Rating
Style or Category
No Load
Sales Expenses
Expense Ratio
Below Average
Morningstar Risk Rating™
Investment Objective The investment seeks current income and long-term growth of capital and income. Under normal market conditions- the fund invests at least 80% of its net assets in equity securities of companies engaged in the utilities industry. The portfolio managers use quantitative and qualitative management techniques as well as risk controls to construct the fund's portfolio. The quantitative process involves ranking stocks based on their growth and valuation characteristics.


1 month+0.57% 3 years+4.86%
3 months-5.13% 5 years+7.41%
1 year-5.18% Since inception+7.67%
Data through --

Peer Comparisonvs. Utilities

Performance 5-yr return+7.41%+11.08%
Expense ratio0.67%1.18%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio0.680.68
Net assets$414.4M$1.3B
Average market cap$27.6B$6.2B
Average P/E11.714.0
Portfolio turnover39%39%

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Fund Management and Purchase Info

Fund familyAmerican Century Investments
Fund manager & tenureYulin Long / 7 Years
Minimal initial investment$2,500.00
Minimum IRA investment--


U.S. stock99.53%
Fixed income0.47%
International stock0.00%
Top 5 Sectors
Portfolio weighting
Utilities 61.38%
Telecommunication 27.57%
Energy 10.10%
Industrial materials 0.95%
Business service 0.00%
Top 10 Holdings
Portfolio weighting
VZ Verizon12.97%
T AT&T12.53%
PEG Public Service Enterprise Group Inc4.81%
EXC Exelon4.77%
PPL PPL4.58%
ETR Entergy Corp4.39%
EIX Edison International4.24%
FE FirstEnergy Corp4.16%
CNP CenterPoint Energy Inc3.74%
GXP Great Plains Energy Inc3.65%