Portfolio Details as of 07/31/2015

Weighted Average Market Cap.
98.0 B
P/E Ratio
18.5x
P/B Ratio
2.1x
Portfolio Turnover Ratio as of 10/31/2014
112.7%
Number of Holdings
61
Total Net Assets
$4.03 B

Portfolio Positioning as of 6/30/2015

  • During the second quarter, we decreased the portfolio’s exposure to the health care sector, yet remain overweight the Russell 1000® Value Index. We continue to favor companies that should benefit from expanding coverage under U.S. health care reform, as well as increased scale and global reach driven by investments and acquisitions.
  • In addition, we increased the portfolio’s exposure to the industrials sector to overweight. Within the sector, we are focused on companies committed to unlocking value by reallocating capital to core competencies.
  • We decreased the portfolio’s weight in the information technology sector. We continue to favor companies that should benefit from an increase in technology infrastructure spending, data-storage demand, and information security.
  • The portfolio continues to be underweight the utilities and telecommunication services sectors, based on our fundamental and valuation analyses. We expect continued market volatility due to the uncertain macroeconomic and geopolitical backdrop, especially as structural concerns persist in Europe. Therefore, we continue to focus on U.S.-centric companies that have financial and capital management flexibility to compete strategically. As a result of this view, we increased attention to stock-specific decisions, near-term fundamentals, and rigorous execution of our buy/sell discipline

Sector Allocationas of 07/31/2015

Sector Weighting Fund Change from Previous Quarter
Health Care arrowDown2.0%
Energy arrowDown0.6%
Consumer Discretionary arrowDown1.2%
Financials arrowUp3.4%
Telecommunication Services arrowUp0.6%
Materials arrowDown0.7%
Industrials arrowDown0.7%
Information Technology 0.0%
Consumer Staples arrowDown0.6%
Utilities arrowUp1.1%

Attribution Analysis 

Fundamental Equity Fund Benchmark Variance
Sector Avg. Weight Base Return Avg. Weight Base Return Stock Selection Group Weight Total

Strongest & Weakest Performers

Strongest Performers

Holding Contribution
Eli Lilly & Co. 0.5%
JPMorgan Chase & Co. 0.5%
Mondelez International, Inc. 0.4%
Capital One Financial Corp. 0.3%
First Republic Bank/San Francisco CA 0.2%

Weakest Performers

Holding Contribution
Kohl's Corp. -0.3%
ADT Corp. -0.3%
Allstate Corp. -0.2%
Southwest Airlines Co. -0.2%
Sempra Energy -0.2%
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