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BlackRock Global Allocation Fund;Investor A

NAS: MDLOX

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$

17.54

Change

+0.15 +0.86%

Aug 12, 2022

YTD return

-10.54%

5 yr avg return

5.28%

Total net assets

10.14B

52 week low

52 week high

$16.15

$23.37

Yield

0.91%

Fees & Expenses

Front load

5.25%

Deferred load

0.00%

Max. redemption fee

0.00%

Total expense ratio

1.06%

12 b-1

0.25%

Turnover

112.00%

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Distributions

Income dividend

0.16

Dividend freq.

Semiannual

Capital gain (2021)

1.89

Capital gain (YTD)

n/a

Risk Measures

Alpha

-0.16

Beta

0.64

Standard deviation

3.71

R. squared

0.90

Min. Investment

Standard (taxable)

1000

IRA

1000

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MarketWatch News on MDLOX

  1. These Closed-End Funds Are on Sale for the Holidays

    3:41 p.m. Dec. 16, 2021

    - Barron's Online

  2. Chiron’s “Quantamental” Strategy Yields Big Gains

    1:56 a.m. Dec. 2, 2017

    - Barron's Online

  3. Brexit: Stocks Look Cheap If ‘Remain’ Vote Prevails

    4:09 p.m. June 23, 2016

    - Barron's Online

  4. A Top Advisor Focuses on Safety First

    2:45 a.m. July 4, 2014

    - Barron's Online

  5. How to Spread Your Bets Around the World

    2:46 p.m. March 11, 2013

    - Barron's Online

  6. Where to invest in China now

    12:01 a.m. Nov. 2, 2011

    - Robert Powell

  7. An Easy Way to Diversify

    2:44 p.m. Sept. 6, 2011

    - Barron's Online

  8. Mixing It Up in an Uncertain World

    11:15 a.m. May 31, 2011

    - Barron's Online

  9. Wanted: Agility, and Ability to Move Overseas

    4:31 p.m. Jan. 10, 2011

    - Barron's Online

  10. Is October correction inevitable?

    12:01 a.m. Oct. 1, 2009

    - Ethan Anderson

  11. Tale of Two Deals

    11:59 p.m. Oct. 8, 2007

    - Barron's Online

Lipper Leader

Total Return: 4 Consistent Return: 4 Preservation: 3 Tax Efficiency: 2 Expense: 3

YTD Lipper Ranking: Quintile 4 (62th percentile)

Lipper Ranking & Performance

Fund return Category Index
(S&P 500)
% rank in category Quintile rank
YTD -10.54% -8.89% -9.30% 62% 4
1yr -11.18% -7.12% -2.60% 82% 5
3yr 7.45% 6.03% 16.00% 33% 2
5yr 5.28% 5.17% 13.90% 42% 3
10yr 5.74% 5.82% 14% 49% 3

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Fund Details

Category

Flexible Portfolio Funds

Fund family

BlackRock Funds A

Fund status

Open

Fund inception

October 21, 1994

Manager

Koesterich/Clayton/Rieder

Investment Policy

The Fund seeks high total investment return, consistent with prudent risk. The Fund invests in a portfolio of equity, debt and money market securities. Generally, the Funds portfolio will include both equity and debt securities. the Fund mainly seeks securities that Fund management believes are undervalued.

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  1. Wall Street Breakfast: Response To The Pandemic

    8:15 a.m. Jan. 21, 2021

    - Seeking Alpha

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    2:49 p.m. Jan. 20, 2021

    - Seeking Alpha

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    9:30 a.m. Nov. 17, 2020

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    11:22 p.m. July 24, 2018

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    1:00 a.m. June 22, 2018

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  6. Are Investors Ignoring Strong Earnings?

    10:13 p.m. May 18, 2018

    - Seeking Alpha

  7. 3 Great BlackRock Funds You Have to Own

    7:00 a.m. Oct. 27, 2017

    - InvestorPlace.com

  8. Analyzing Risk-Managed Funds With The R Project

    1:44 p.m. Sept. 23, 2016

    - Seeking Alpha

  9. BlackRock's biggest fund looks outside of U.S.

    12:37 p.m. Aug. 18, 2016

    - Seeking Alpha

  10. Being Right Vs. Being Effective: Investment Gifts

    7:46 a.m. July 26, 2016

    - Seeking Alpha

  11. Morningstar: 25 funds investors are pulling money from

    3:50 p.m. June 4, 2015

    - Seeking Alpha

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