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Prudential Defensive Equity Fund Class B (DMGBX)

Net Asset Value
1 Day
Overall Morningstar Rating
Large blend
Style or Category
No Load
Sales Expenses
Expense Ratio
Morningstar Risk Rating™
Investment Objective The investment seeks long-term capital appreciation. The fund will invest at least 80% of its investable assets (net assets plus borrowings for investment purposes, if any) in equity and equity-related securities. It may invest up to 20% of its investable assets in debt securities of varying credit quality. The fund may invest up to 20% of total assets in securities of foreign issuers. It may invest up to 25% of its net assets in derivatives.


1 month+0.29% 3 years+10.35%
3 months+3.65% 5 years+8.21%
1 year-0.27% Since inception+5.06%
Data through --

Peer Comparisonvs. Large blend

Performance 5-yr return+8.21%+11.68%
Expense ratio2.15%1.08%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio0.851.01
Net assets$239.0M$3.6B
Average market cap$66.8B$101.5B
Average P/E19.319.3
Portfolio turnover----

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Fund Management and Purchase Info

Fund familyPrudential Investments
Fund manager & tenureTed Lockwood / 2 Years
Minimal initial investment$2,500.00
Minimum IRA investment$1,000.00


U.S. stock94.41%
International stock0.47%
Fixed income0.00%
Top 5 Sectors
Portfolio weighting
Financial service 18.68%
Industrial materials 15.97%
Consumer service 11.93%
Healthcare 9.18%
Energy 8.97%
Top 10 Holdings
Portfolio weighting
AAPL Apple2.51%
PG Procter & Gamble1.95%
JNJ Johnson & Johnson1.63%
T AT&T1.60%
KO Coca-Cola1.56%
MSFT Microsoft1.55%
VZ Verizon1.48%
PEP Pepsi1.42%
DUK Duke Energy1.32%
BRKB Berkshire Hathaway1.31%