Are you getting the best rate from your broker?
Compare your broker's rates now to find out if you can save money

Choose your broker below
Welcome to MutualFunds.com. Please help us personalize your experience.

Select the one that best describes you
ALERT

Will Mutual Funds Have Higher Capital Gains Distributions This Year?

Mutualfunds logo

MERDX Meridian Growth Legacy

  • Fund
  • MERDX
  • Price as of: Sep 18, 2017
  • $41.16
  • + $0.19
  • + 0.46%
  • Category
  • Mid Cap Growth Equities

MERDX - Profile

Vitals

  • YTD Return 16.0%
  • 3 Yr Annualized Return 10.0%
  • 5 Yr Annualized Return 12.7%
  • Net Assets $1.46 B
  • Holdings in Top 10 22.3%

52 WEEK LOW AND HIGH

$41.16
$32.47
$41.16

Expenses

OPERATING RELATED FEES

  • Expense Ratio 0.86%

SALES FEES

  • Front Load N/A
  • Deferred Load N/A

BROKERAGE FEES

  • Turnover 67.00%

TRADING FEES

  • Max Redemption Fee 2.00%

Min Investment

Closed to new investors as of 2014-03-03

STANDARD (TAXABLE)

$1,000

IRA

N/A

Investment Themes

CATEGORY

Mid Cap Growth Equities
  • Fund Type Open End Mutual Fund
  • Investment Style Small Growth

Distributions

  • YTD Total Return 16.0%
  • 3 Yr Annualized Total Return 10.0%
  • 5 Yr Annualized Total Return 12.7%
  • Capital Gain Distribution Frequency Annually
  • Net Income Ratio -0.30%
DIVIDENDS
  • Dividend Yield 0.2%
  • Dividend Distribution Frequency Annually

Fund Details

  • Legal Name Meridian Growth Fund®
  • Fund Family Name Meridian
  • Inception Date Aug 01, 1984
  • Shares Outstanding N/A
  • Share Class No Load
  • Currency USD
  • Domiciled Country United States
  • Manager Chad Meade

MERDX - Performance

Return Ranking - Trailing

Period MERDX Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%) Quintile
YTD 16.0% -98.2% 32.5% 37.80% 2
1 Yr 16.1% -20.6% 35.1% 36.17% 2
3 Yr 10.0% * -5.9% 28.7% 10.28% 1
5 Yr 12.7% * 2.5% 20.0% 36.55% 2
10 Yr 9.6% * -0.2% 12.8% 7.22% 1

* Annualized


Return Ranking - Calendar

Period MERDX Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%) Quintile
2016 15.6% -70.5% 27.9% 1.09% 1
2015 -15.6% -82.5% 12.2% 80.68% 5
2014 -2.3% -40.7% 31.3% 44.48% 3
2013 -6.4% -27.0% 200.0% 96.73% 5
2012 -4.4% -17.1% 26.4% 96.09% 5

Total Return Ranking - Trailing

Period MERDX Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%) Quintile
YTD 16.0% -59.7% 32.5% 38.03% 2
1 Yr 16.1% -35.2% 876.4% 30.33% 2
3 Yr 10.0% * -4.9% 23.6% 9.37% 1
5 Yr 12.7% * 2.0% 20.0% 35.03% 2
10 Yr 9.6% * -0.2% 12.8% 7.22% 1

* Annualized


Total Return Ranking - Calendar

Period MERDX Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%) Quintile
2016 15.6% -98.2% 27.9% 1.09% 1
2015 -6.0% -43.1% 19.2% 78.71% 5
2014 11.7% -23.5% 141.0% 26.13% 2
2013 57.7% -22.5% 561.9% 31.99% 2
2012 38.8% -11.3% 4114.7% 10.65% 1

NAV & Total Return History

MERDX - Holdings

Filings data as of: Jun 30, 2017

Concentration Analysis

MERDX Category Low Category High MERDX % Rank Quintile
Net Assets 1.46 B 281 K 28.8 B 10.55% 2
Number of Holdings 92 3 2290 8.77% 2
Net Assets in Top 10 330 M 84.9 K 5.03 B 9.66% 2
Weighting of Top 10 22.3% 6.4% 147.1% 19.61% 3

Top 10 Holdings

  1. Cadence Design Systems Inc 2.06%
  2. Clean Harbors Inc 1.98%
  3. ServiceMaster Global Holdings Inc 2.79%
  4. Sally Beauty Holdings Inc 2.51%
  5. Sensata Technologies Holding N.V. 2.31%
  6. LPL Financial Holdings Inc 2.41%
  7. Trinet Group Inc 2.34%
  8. Carter's Inc 2.11%
  9. STERIS PLC 1.92%
  10. SS&C Technologies Holdings Inc 1.90%

Asset Allocation

Weighting Category Low Category High MERDX % Rank Quintile
Stocks
91.94% 15.06% 118.10% 27.64% 5
Cash
7.65% -18.09% 41.72% 3.42% 1
Other
0.41% -10.78% 79.22% 7.88% 2
Preferred Stocks
0.00% 0.00% 4.60% 2.23% 3
Convertible Bonds
0.00% 0.00% 1.41% 1.34% 3
Bonds
0.00% 0.00% 59.99% 2.38% 3

Stock Sector Breakdown

Weighting Category Low Category High MERDX % Rank Quintile
Industrials
26.11% 0.00% 37.22% 3.57% 1
Technology
23.58% 2.80% 48.82% 9.81% 2
Healthcare
17.90% 0.00% 33.72% 7.13% 2
Consumer Cyclical
14.27% 0.00% 52.30% 21.84% 4
Financial Services
5.92% 0.00% 41.14% 27.79% 5
Consumer Defense
2.09% -0.01% 22.39% 26.75% 5
Real Estate
1.60% 0.00% 29.90% 21.84% 4
Energy
0.46% 0.00% 14.18% 24.67% 4
Utilities
0.00% -0.03% 9.98% 8.47% 3
Communication Services
0.00% 0.00% 18.29% 20.51% 4
Basic Materials
0.00% 0.00% 11.23% 27.34% 5

Stock Geographic Breakdown

Weighting Category Low Category High MERDX % Rank Quintile
US
88.08% 14.94% 112.38% 27.04% 4
Non US
3.86% 0.00% 54.52% 15.30% 2

MERDX - Expenses

Operational Fees

MERDX Fees (% of AUM) Category Low Category High Rank in Category (%) Quintile
Expense Ratio 0.86% 0.07% 111.05% 26.23% 1
Management Fee 0.76% 0.06% 1.50% 3.27% 3
12b-1 Fee 0.00% 0.00% 1.00% 4.56% 1
Administrative Fee N/A 0.00% 25000.00% N/A N/A

Sales Fees

MERDX Fees (% of AUM) Category Low Category High MERDX Rank Quintile
Front Load N/A 0.00% 5.75% N/A N/A
Deferred Load N/A 1.00% 5.50% N/A N/A

Trading Fees

MERDX Fees (% of AUM) Category Low Category High MERDX Rank Quintile
Max Redemption Fee 2.00% 0.05% 2.00% 1.16% 4

Turnover Related Fees

Turnover provides investors a proxy for the trading fees incurred by mutual fund managers who frequently adjust position allocations. Higher turnover means higher trading fees.

MERDX Fees (% of AUM) Category Low Category High MERDX Rank Quintile
Turnover 67.00% 0.00% 687.00% 11.92% 3

MERDX - Distributions

Dividend Yield Analysis

MERDX Category Low Category High MERDX % Rank Quintile
Dividend Yield 0.2% 0.00% 11.02% 29.43% 3

Dividend Distribution Analysis

MERDX Category Low Category High Category Mode
Dividend Distribution Frequency Annually Annually Monthly Annually

Dividend Payout History


Net Income Ratio Analysis

MERDX Category Low Category High MERDX % Rank Quintile
Net Income Ratio -0.30% -2.43% 1.43% 15.50% 3

Capital Gain Distribution Analysis

MERDX Category Low Category High Capital Mode
Capital Gain Distribution Frequency Annually Annually Semi-Annually Annually

MERDX - Managers

Chad Meade

Manager

Start Date

Sep 05, 2013

Tenure

3.99

Tenure Rank

13.2%

Mr. Meade, Portfolio Manager, joined Arrowpoint Asset Management, LLC in May 2013. Mr. Prior to joining Arrowpoint, Mr. Meade served as an Equity Research Analyst, Co-Portfolio Manager and Executive Vice President AT Janus Capital (2001-2013). Prior to joining Janus Capital, he was a financial analyst for Goldman Sachs’ global investment research team. Chad graduated summa cum laude from Virginia Tech with a bachelor’s degree in Finance and was a member of the Omicron Delta Kappa Honor Society.


Brian A. Schaub

Manager

Start Date

Sep 05, 2013

Tenure

3.99

Tenure Rank

13.2%

Mr. Schaub, Portfolio Manager, joined Arrowpoint in May 2013. Prior to joining Arrowpoint, Mr. Schaub served as an Equity Research Analyst, Co-Portfolio Manager and Executive Vice President at Janus Capital (2000-2013). Brian graduated cum laude from Williams College with a bachelor’s degree in Economics and won the Arthur B. Graves, Class of 1858, Essay Prize in Economics for his work on Dell Computer. He holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation.


Tenure Analysis

Category Low

0.0

Category High

31.6

Category Average

7.25

Category Mode

2.7