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BlackRock Global Allocation Fund Investor A Shares (MDLOX)

Net Asset Value
1 Day
Overall Morningstar Rating
World allocation
Style or Category
Sales Expenses
Expense Ratio
Below Average
Morningstar Risk Rating™
Investment Objective The investment seeks to provide high total investment return. The fund invests in a portfolio of equity, debt and money market securities. It may invest up to 35% of its total assets in "junk bonds," corporate loans and distressed securities. The fund may buy debt securities of varying maturities, debt securities paying a fixed or fluctuating rate of interest, and debt securities. It may also invest in Real Estate Investment Trusts ("REITs"). The fund has no geographic limits on where it may invest. It may invest in the securities of companies of any market capitalization.


1 month-3.31% 3 years+1.50%
3 months-7.50% 5 years+2.25%
1 year-8.33% Since inception+8.67%
Data through --

Peer Comparisonvs. World allocation

Performance 5-yr return+2.25%+3.49%
Expense ratio1.13%1.40%
Risk 5 year sharpe ratio0.390.35
Net assets$46.5B$2.5B
Average market cap$35.9B$36.2B
Average P/E16.316.4
Portfolio turnover84%84%

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Fund Management and Purchase Info

Fund familyBlackRock
Fund manager & tenureDennis Stattman / 27 Years
Minimal initial investment$1,000.00
Minimum IRA investment$1,000.00


Fixed income27.61%
U.S. stock26.96%
International stock25.41%
Top 5 Sectors
Portfolio weighting
Industrial materials 18.90%
Financial service 16.01%
Energy 14.99%
Healthcare 11.34%
Telecommunication 10.83%
Top 10 Holdings
Portfolio weighting
-- 2.68%
-- 1.18%
-- 0.82%
GOOG Google0.74%
MPC Marathon Petroleum0.70%
-- 0.60%
AAPL Apple0.57%
-- 0.56%
WFC Wells Fargo0.53%
-- 0.53%

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