BCSSX: Brown Capital Mgmt Small Co Instl

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BCSSX Brown Capital Mgmt Small Co Instl


Profile

BCSSX - Profile

Vitals

  • YTD Return 8.2%
  • 3 Yr Annualized Return 8.1%
  • 5 Yr Annualized Return 7.5%
  • Net Assets $5.26 B
  • Holdings in Top 10 46.6%

52 WEEK LOW AND HIGH

$109.48
$74.04
$113.27

Expenses

OPERATING RELATED FEES

  • Expense Ratio 1.05%

SALES FEES

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

BROKERAGE FEES

  • Turnover 17.00%

TRADING FEES

  • Max Redemption Fee N/A

Min Investment

Closed to new investors as of Oct 18, 2013
  • Standard (Taxable) $500,000
  • IRA N/A

Fund Classification


Distributions

  • YTD Total Return 8.2%
  • 3 Yr Annualized Total Return 12.5%
  • 5 Yr Annualized Total Return 11.3%
  • Capital Gain Distribution Frequency Annually
  • Net Income Ratio -0.77%
DIVIDENDS
  • Dividend Yield 0.0%
  • Dividend Distribution Frequency Annually

Fund Details

  • Legal Name
    Brown Capital Management Small Company Fund
  • Fund Family Name
    Brown Capital Management
  • Inception Date
    Dec 15, 2011
  • Shares Outstanding
    32833002
  • Share Class
    Inst
  • Currency
    USD
  • Domiciled Country
    United States
  • Manager
    Keith Lee

Fund Description

The fund invests at least 80% of its net assets (plus any borrowings for investment purposes) in the equity securities of those companies with total operating revenues of $250 million or less at the time of the initial investment. It typically invests in common stocks. The advisor seeks to build a portfolio of exceptional small companies with the wherewithal to become exceptional large companies. The fund typically holds a portfolio of between 40 to 65 securities which the advisor believes have the potential for growth.


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Categories

Performance

BCSSX - Performance

Return Ranking - Trailing

Period BCSSX Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
YTD 8.2% -25.7% 27.7% 7.69%
1 Yr 7.5% -46.3% 29.0% 13.73%
3 Yr 8.1%* -54.9% 22.7% 9.19%
5 Yr 7.5%* -40.7% 16.3% 4.24%
10 Yr N/A* -17.7% 13.8% 0.81%

* Annualized

Return Ranking - Calendar

Period BCSSX Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
2019 19.3% -49.8% 42.9% 58.55%
2018 -6.4% -54.2% 13.6% 6.29%
2017 21.9% -73.6% 36.1% 16.85%
2016 3.1% -49.0% 133.1% 74.80%
2015 -0.2% -70.7% 8.6% 6.82%

Total Return Ranking - Trailing

Period BCSSX Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
YTD 8.2% -25.7% 27.7% 7.69%
1 Yr 7.5% -46.3% 29.0% 13.56%
3 Yr 12.5%* -26.1% 25.4% 10.09%
5 Yr 11.3%* -20.7% 19.7% 3.81%
10 Yr N/A* -9.2% 24.2% 0.81%

* Annualized

Total Return Ranking - Calendar

Period BCSSX Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
2019 19.3% -49.8% 42.9% 58.55%
2018 -0.4% -54.2% 14.5% 6.97%
2017 29.2% -8.4% 42.0% 7.30%
2016 8.6% -16.4% 133.1% 55.40%
2015 -0.2% -59.6% 19.3% 17.06%

NAV & Total Return History


Holdings

BCSSX - Holdings

Concentration Analysis

BCSSX Category Low Category High BCSSX % Rank
Net Assets 5.26 B 3.6 M 22.5 B 4.25%
Number of Holdings 42 1 2011 96.69%
Net Assets in Top 10 2.09 B 724 K 2.09 B 0.16%
Weighting of Top 10 46.64% 6.7% 100.0% 2.68%

Top 10 Holdings

  1. Tyler Technologies Inc 5.69%
  2. Veeva Systems Inc Class A 5.68%
  3. Quidel Corp 5.41%
  4. Neogen Corp 5.31%
  5. Cognex Corp 4.83%
  6. Paycom Software Inc 4.26%
  7. Balchem Corp 4.15%
  8. Alteryx Inc Class A 4.09%
  9. Ansys Inc 3.68%
  10. Proto Labs Inc 3.55%

Asset Allocation

Weighting Return Low Return High BCSSX % Rank
Stocks
96.63% 85.11% 103.86% 58.11%
Cash
3.37% -4.54% 15.75% 38.74%
Preferred Stocks
0.00% 0.00% 4.20% 37.80%
Other
0.00% -12.73% 9.10% 44.57%
Convertible Bonds
0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 31.18%
Bonds
0.00% 0.00% 0.07% 33.07%

Stock Sector Breakdown

Weighting Return Low Return High BCSSX % Rank
Technology
48.93% 2.71% 75.34% 1.10%
Healthcare
39.86% 0.07% 54.38% 4.88%
Industrials
6.26% 1.13% 34.78% 96.22%
Basic Materials
4.29% 0.00% 9.88% 13.23%
Energy
0.67% 0.00% 5.45% 32.60%
Utilities
0.00% 0.00% 7.71% 52.13%
Real Estate
0.00% 0.00% 9.94% 85.83%
Financial Services
0.00% 0.00% 22.83% 99.37%
Communication Services
0.00% 0.00% 12.66% 90.24%
Consumer Defense
0.00% 0.00% 16.20% 97.32%
Consumer Cyclical
0.00% 0.00% 29.90% 99.69%

Stock Geographic Breakdown

Weighting Return Low Return High BCSSX % Rank
US
96.63% 81.44% 101.74% 23.94%
Non US
0.00% 0.00% 12.64% 90.24%

Expenses

BCSSX - Expenses

Operational Fees

BCSSX Fees (% of AUM) Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
Expense Ratio 1.05% 0.06% 36.03% 71.29%
Management Fee 1.00% 0.05% 1.50% 87.22%
12b-1 Fee N/A 0.00% 1.00% N/A
Administrative Fee N/A 0.01% 0.40% N/A

Sales Fees

BCSSX Fees (% of AUM) Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
Front Load N/A 2.50% 5.75% N/A
Deferred Load N/A 1.00% 5.00% N/A

Trading Fees

BCSSX Fees (% of AUM) Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
Max Redemption Fee N/A 1.00% 2.00% N/A

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.

BCSSX Fees (% of AUM) Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
Turnover 17.00% 9.00% 474.00% 4.00%

Distributions

BCSSX - Distributions

Dividend Yield Analysis

BCSSX Category Low Category High BCSSX % Rank
Dividend Yield 0.00% 0.00% 30.89% 34.33%

Dividend Distribution Analysis

BCSSX Category Low Category High Category Mod
Dividend Distribution Frequency Annually Annually Quarterly Annually

Net Income Ratio Analysis

BCSSX Category Low Category High BCSSX % Rank
Net Income Ratio -0.77% -2.35% 1.11% 68.28%

Capital Gain Distribution Analysis

BCSSX Category Low Category High Capital Mode
Capital Gain Distribution Frequency Annually Annually Semi-Monthly Annually

Dividend Payout History

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Fund Manager Analysis

BCSSX - Fund Manager Analysis

Managers

Keith Lee


Start Date

Tenure

Tenure Rank

Jul 23, 1992

27.79

27.8%

President and Chief Investment Officer Keith A. Lee joined Brown Capital Management in 1991 to launch the Small Company Strategy. Keith is a member of the firm's board of directors and is also chairman of the Management Committee, the governing body of the firm. He holds an MBA from the University of Virginia’s Darden Graduate School of Business Administration and a BA in psychology from the University of Virginia.

Kempton Ingersol


Start Date

Tenure

Tenure Rank

Dec 31, 2000

19.34

19.3%

Managing Director and Senior Portfolio Manager Kempton M. Ingersol joined Brown Capital Management in 1999. Prior to this, Kempton was an analyst in investment banking at Lehman Brothers, a VP at Dain Rauscher Inc., and a VP at Grigsby Brandford & Co. Kempton holds an MBA in finance from the University of Michigan and a BA in political science from Amherst College.

Damien Davis


Start Date

Tenure

Tenure Rank

Jul 29, 2013

6.76

6.8%

Managing Director and Portfolio Manager Damien L. Davis was originally hired at Brown Capital Management in 2003 as a research associate. While on an educational leave from the firm beginning in 2008, he attended Columbia Business School, where he earned his MBA in finance. He resumed employment at the firm in 2010. Damien holds a BA in psychology from Princeton University and is a CFA charterholder.

Andrew Fones


Start Date

Tenure

Tenure Rank

Jul 29, 2014

5.76

5.8%

Director and Portfolio Manager Andrew J. Fones joined Brown Capital Management in 2014. Prior to joining the firm, Andrew was an analyst at T. Rowe Price and an analyst at UBS. Andrew earned an MBA in finance and accounting from Tulane University and a BEng in civil engineering from the University of Nottingham in the U.K.

Daman Blakeney


Start Date

Tenure

Tenure Rank

Jul 28, 2017

2.76

2.8%

Managing Director and Senior Portfolio Manager Daman C. Blakeney joined Brown Capital Management in 2008. Prior to joining the firm, he served as senior equity research analyst at Voyageur Asset Management. Preceding that, he was an equity research analyst at Victory Capital Management. Daman received an MBA from the Fuqua School of Business at Duke University and a BA in economics from the University of North Carolina. He is a member of the CFA Institute.

Chaitanya Yaramada


Start Date

Tenure

Tenure Rank

Mar 20, 2019

1.12

1.1%

Tenure Analysis

Category Low Category High Category Average Category Mode
0.04 28.76 7.92 3.17