Average Annual Total Returns [further-information] As of 12/31/2019

Month EndAs of 12/31/2019 1 Yr 3 Yr 5 Yr 10 Yr Since InceptionInception 12/31/1996
Fund without Sales Charge (%) (NAV) 20.95 10.02 6.33 7.36 5.98
Fund with Sales Charge (%) (POP) 19.95 10.02 6.33 7.36 5.98
Blended Benchmark (%) 23.16 11.39 7.79 9.32 7.07
MSCI All Country World Index (%) 27.30 13.06 9.00 9.37 7.02
Bloomberg Barclays Multiverse Index (%) 7.13 4.41 2.51 2.68
Quarter EndAs of 12/31/2019 1 Yr 3 Yr 5 Yr 10 Yr Since InceptionInception 12/31/1996
Fund without Sales Charge (%) (NAV) 20.95 10.02 6.33 7.36 5.98
Fund with Sales Charge (%) (POP) 19.95 10.02 6.33 7.36 5.98
Blended Benchmark (%) 23.16 11.39 7.79 9.32 7.07
MSCI All Country World Index (%) 27.30 13.06 9.00 9.37 7.02
Bloomberg Barclays Multiverse Index (%) 7.13 4.41 2.51 2.68

After-Tax Average Annual Total Returns [further-information] As of 12/31/2019

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Quarter EndAs of 12/31/2019 1 YR 3 YR 5 YR 10 YR
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Fund with Sales Charge (%) (POP) After Shares Sold

Calendar Year Returns

2019 2018 2017 2016 2015 2014 2013 2012 2011 2010
Fund without Sales Charge (%) (NAV) 20.95 -7.13 18.56 4.59 -2.41 4.21 20.04 9.71 -3.91 13.44
Fund with Sales Charge (%) (POP) 19.95 -7.98 17.56 3.59 -3.33 3.21 19.04 8.71 -4.87 12.44
Blended Benchmark (%) 23.16 -7.32 21.06 7.44 -2.00 7.61 22.74 13.98 -0.41 11.76
MSCI All Country World Index (%) 27.30 -8.93 24.62 8.49 -1.84 4.71 23.44 16.80 -6.86 13.21
Bloomberg Barclays Multiverse Index (%) 7.13 -1.36 7.69 2.84 -3.29 0.47 -2.19 4.84 5.55 5.84

Cumulative Total Returns [further-information] As of 12/31/2019

Month EndAs of 12/31/2019 3 Month YTD 1 Yr 3 Yr 5 Yr 10 Yr Since Inception since 12/31/1996
Fund without Sales Charge (%) (NAV) 5.86 20.95 20.95 33.18 35.93 103.36 280.12
Fund with Sales Charge (%) (POP) 4.89 19.95 19.95 33.18 35.93 103.36 280.12
Blended Benchmark (%) 7.35 23.16 23.16 38.18 45.50 143.79 380.74
MSCI All Country World Index (%) 9.07 27.30 27.30 44.48 53.85 144.90 375.94
Bloomberg Barclays Multiverse Index (%) 0.64 7.13 7.13 13.80 13.18 30.28
Quarter EndAs of 12/31/2019 3 Month YTD 1 Yr 3 Yr 5 Yr 10 Yr Since Inception since 12/31/1996
Fund without Sales Charge (%) (NAV) 5.86 20.95 20.95 33.18 35.93 103.36 280.12
Fund with Sales Charge (%) (POP) 4.89 19.95 19.95 33.18 35.93 103.36 280.12
Blended Benchmark (%) 7.35 23.16 23.16 38.18 45.50 143.79 380.74
MSCI All Country World Index (%) 9.07 27.30 27.30 44.48 53.85 144.90 375.94
Bloomberg Barclays Multiverse Index (%) 0.64 7.13 7.13 13.80 13.18 30.28

MODERN PORTFOLIO THEORY (MPT) STATISTICSAs of 12/31/2019 (updated monthly)

3 YR 5 YR 10 YR
Standard Deviation (Fund) 9.13 9.28 9.99
Standard Deviation (Blended Benchmark) 9.12 9.55 10.20
Alpha -1.09 -1.04 -1.47
Beta 0.99 0.95 0.96
Sharpe Ratio 0.92 0.57 0.68
Information Ratio -0.82 -0.74 -0.97
Tracking Error 1.66 1.96 2.03
R-Squared 0.97 0.96 0.96

ADDITIONAL RISK STATISTICSAs of 12/31/2019 (updated monthly)

3 YR 5 YR 10 YR
Correlation Coefficient 0.98 0.98 0.98
Beta Bull 0.94 0.90 0.96
Beta Bear 1.15 1.15 1.09
Bull Bear Capture Ratio 0.93 0.92 0.90
% of Positive Months 80.56 70.00 65.83
Gains/Losses 2.29 1.72 1.77
Maximum Drawdown
11.29 11.98 15.31

SALES CHARGE, EXPENSES & FEES As of 05/01/2019 (updated annually)

Gross Expense Ratio 1.96%
Net Expense Ratio [further-information] 1.93%
Max Initial Sales Charge 0.00%
CDSC 1.00%

Volatility Measures [further-information] As of 12/31/2019 Updated Monthly, based on a 3-year period

Beta 0.99
Alpha -1.09
Sharpe Ratio 0.92
R-Squared 0.97
Standard Deviation 9.13

Benchmarks

A benchmark is a comparable broad-based index that can be used to evaluate a fund's performance.

  • Blended Benchmark
  • MSCI All Country World Index
  • Bloomberg Barclays Multiverse Index