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 08/31/1948
Fund without Sales Charge (%) (NAV) 15.13 5.49 4.58 6.76 8.69
Fund with Sales Charge (%) (POP) 15.13 5.49 4.58 6.76 8.69
Blended 50% MSCI USA High Dividend Yield Index + 25% Bloomberg Barclays High Yield Very Liquid Index + 25% Bloomberg Barclays US Aggregate Index (%) 17.28 8.99 7.73 9.72
S&P 500 Index (%) 31.49 15.28 11.70 13.56
Quarter EndAs of 12/31/2019 1 Yr 3 Yr 5 Yr 10 Yr Since InceptionInception 08/31/1948
Fund without Sales Charge (%) (NAV) 15.13 5.49 4.58 6.76 8.69
Fund with Sales Charge (%) (POP) 15.13 5.49 4.58 6.76 8.69
Blended 50% MSCI USA High Dividend Yield Index + 25% Bloomberg Barclays High Yield Very Liquid Index + 25% Bloomberg Barclays US Aggregate Index (%) 17.28 8.99 7.73 9.72
S&P 500 Index (%) 31.49 15.28 11.70 13.56

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

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Month EndAs of 12/31/2019 1 YR 3 YR 5 YR 10 YR
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Fund with Sales Charge (%) (POP) Before Shares Sold
Fund with Sales Charge (%) (POP) After Shares Sold
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Quarter EndAs of 12/31/2019 1 YR 3 YR 5 YR 10 YR
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Fund without Sales Charge (%) (NAV) After Shares Sold
Fund with Sales Charge (%) (POP) Before Shares Sold
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) 15.13 -5.74 8.18 16.20 -8.28 3.37 14.05 13.50 2.01 12.66
Fund with Sales Charge (%) (POP) 15.13 -5.74 8.18 16.20 -8.28 3.37 14.05 13.50 2.01 12.66
Blended 50% MSCI USA High Dividend Yield Index + 25% Bloomberg Barclays High Yield Very Liquid Index + 25% Bloomberg Barclays US Aggregate Index (%) 17.28 -1.61 12.18 12.88 -0.68 9.42 14.90 10.21 10.74 13.53
S&P 500 Index (%) 31.49 -4.38 21.83 11.96 1.38 13.69 32.39 16.00 2.11 15.06

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 08/31/1948
Fund without Sales Charge (%) (NAV) 3.04 15.13 15.13 17.40 25.11 92.40 38,037.49
Fund with Sales Charge (%) (POP) 3.04 15.13 15.13 17.40 25.11 92.40 38,037.49
Blended 50% MSCI USA High Dividend Yield Index + 25% Bloomberg Barclays High Yield Very Liquid Index + 25% Bloomberg Barclays US Aggregate Index (%) 3.35 17.28 17.28 29.45 45.13 152.80
S&P 500 Index (%) 9.07 31.49 31.49 53.17 73.86 256.66
Quarter EndAs of 12/31/2019 3 Month YTD 1 Yr 3 Yr 5 Yr 10 Yr Since Inception since 08/31/1948
Fund without Sales Charge (%) (NAV) 3.04 15.13 15.13 17.40 25.11 92.40 38,037.49
Fund with Sales Charge (%) (POP) 3.04 15.13 15.13 17.40 25.11 92.40 38,037.49
Blended 50% MSCI USA High Dividend Yield Index + 25% Bloomberg Barclays High Yield Very Liquid Index + 25% Bloomberg Barclays US Aggregate Index (%) 3.35 17.28 17.28 29.45 45.13 152.80
S&P 500 Index (%) 9.07 31.49 31.49 53.17 73.86 256.66

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

3 YR 5 YR 10 YR
Standard Deviation (Fund) 6.87 8.15 8.44
Standard Deviation (Blended 50% MSCI USA High Dividend Yield Index + 25% Bloomberg Barclays High Yield Very Liquid Index + 25% Bloomberg Barclays US Aggregate Index) 6.06 6.27 6.46
Beta 1.05 1.19 1.21
Sharpe Ratio 0.56 0.44 0.74
Information Ratio -1.32 -0.90 -0.85
Tracking Error 2.65 3.50 3.49

SALES CHARGE, EXPENSES & FEES As of 02/01/2019 (updated annually)

Gross Expense Ratio 0.97%
Net Expense Ratio [further-information] 0.97%
Max Initial Sales Charge 0.00%
CDSC

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

Beta 1.05
Sharpe Ratio 0.56
Standard Deviation 6.87

Benchmarks

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

  • Blended 50% MSCI USA High Dividend Yield Index + 25% Bloomberg Barclays High Yield Very Liquid Index + 25% Bloomberg Barclays US Aggregate Index
  • S&P 500 Index