MACSX: Matthews Asian Growth & Inc Investor

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MACSX Matthews Asian Growth & Inc Investor


Profile

MACSX - Profile

Vitals

  • YTD Return 0.9%
  • 3 Yr Annualized Return -2.9%
  • 5 Yr Annualized Return -1.2%
  • Net Assets $1.34 B
  • Holdings in Top 10 28.5%

52 WEEK LOW AND HIGH

$15.87
$11.64
$16.14

Expenses

OPERATING RELATED FEES

  • Expense Ratio 1.08%

SALES FEES

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

BROKERAGE FEES

  • Turnover 21.89%

TRADING FEES

  • Max Redemption Fee N/A

Min Investment

  • Standard (Taxable) $2,500
  • IRA $500

Fund Classification

  • Primary Caregory
  • Fund Type Open End Mutual Fund
  • Investment Style Pacific/Asia ex-Japan Stk

Distributions

  • YTD Total Return 0.9%
  • 3 Yr Annualized Total Return 2.0%
  • 5 Yr Annualized Total Return 4.8%
  • Capital Gain Distribution Frequency Annually
  • Net Income Ratio 1.67%
DIVIDENDS
  • Dividend Yield 0.0%
  • Dividend Distribution Frequency Semi-Annually

Fund Details

  • Legal Name
    Matthews Asian Growth and Income Fund
  • Fund Family Name
    Matthews Asia Funds
  • Inception Date
    Sep 12, 1994
  • Shares Outstanding
    N/A
  • Share Class
    Inv
  • Currency
    USD
  • Domiciled Country
    United States
  • Manager
    Robert Horrocks

Fund Description

The fund seeks to achieve its investment objective by investing at least 80% of its net assets, which include borrowings for investment purposes, in dividend-paying common stock, preferred stock and other equity securities, and convertible securities as well as fixed-income securities, of any duration or quality, including high yield securities (also known as "junk bonds"), of companies located in Asia, which consists of all countries and markets in Asia, including developed, emerging, and frontier countries and markets in the Asian region.


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MACSX - Fund Company Quick Screens


Performance

MACSX - Performance

Return Ranking - Trailing

Period MACSX Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
YTD 0.9% -16.9% 45.2% 60.17%
1 Yr 5.0% -15.5% 61.7% 73.62%
3 Yr -2.9%* -11.8% 21.6% 68.78%
5 Yr -1.2%* -6.2% 16.9% 94.05%
10 Yr -0.9%* -6.6% 9.3% 83.52%

* Annualized

Return Ranking - Calendar

Period MACSX Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
2019 13.0% -4.4% 47.5% 81.47%
2018 -20.3% -47.1% -10.4% 51.22%
2017 16.9% -0.9% 104.2% 96.39%
2016 -6.8% -18.0% 18.2% 94.30%
2015 -11.0% -36.8% 8.8% 37.80%

Total Return Ranking - Trailing

Period MACSX Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
YTD 0.9% -16.9% 45.2% 60.17%
1 Yr 5.0% -15.5% 61.7% 73.62%
3 Yr 2.0%* -11.0% 22.3% 32.20%
5 Yr 4.8%* -3.7% 16.9% 84.32%
10 Yr 4.2%* -6.6% 12.1% 35.16%

* Annualized

Total Return Ranking - Calendar

Period MACSX Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
2019 13.0% -4.4% 47.5% 81.47%
2018 -10.9% -47.1% -8.6% 4.39%
2017 21.8% 14.1% 104.2% 97.94%
2016 1.4% -18.0% 19.9% 82.38%
2015 -4.5% -36.8% 15.3% 16.46%

NAV & Total Return History


Holdings

MACSX - Holdings

Concentration Analysis

MACSX Category Low Category High MACSX % Rank
Net Assets 1.34 B 3.79 M 25.4 B 20.25%
Number of Holdings 70 2 5528 69.20%
Net Assets in Top 10 356 M 410 K 5.19 B 22.36%
Weighting of Top 10 28.53% 11.8% 99.4% 81.86%

Top 10 Holdings

  1. Tencent Holdings Ltd 5.21%
  2. Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co Ltd 4.93%
  3. AIA Group Ltd 3.75%
  4. Samsung Electronics Co Ltd 2.92%
  5. Techtronic Industries Co Ltd 2.09%
  6. Macquarie Korea Infrastructure Ord 2.06%
  7. LG Household & Health Care Ltd Participating Preferred 1.99%
  8. Ascendas Real Estate Investment Trust 1.89%
  9. Advantech Co Ltd 1.86%
  10. NetEase Inc ADR 1.83%

Asset Allocation

Weighting Return Low Return High MACSX % Rank
Stocks
85.29% 17.67% 101.12% 96.62%
Convertible Bonds
8.23% 0.00% 8.23% 0.84%
Cash
3.41% -1.11% 84.74% 19.83%
Other
3.07% -2.42% 13.99% 2.95%
Preferred Stocks
0.00% 0.00% 0.44% 81.86%
Bonds
0.00% -0.01% 7.11% 79.32%

Stock Sector Breakdown

Weighting Return Low Return High MACSX % Rank
Technology
18.77% 1.37% 48.02% 72.57%
Financial Services
15.92% 2.17% 31.17% 62.87%
Communication Services
14.66% 0.00% 31.34% 51.05%
Industrials
12.69% 0.00% 17.95% 3.80%
Consumer Cyclical
12.08% 1.11% 38.51% 85.65%
Consumer Defense
11.24% 1.97% 32.76% 29.11%
Real Estate
6.73% 0.00% 14.76% 5.49%
Utilities
5.00% 0.00% 6.06% 5.06%
Healthcare
2.92% 0.00% 27.29% 70.04%
Energy
0.00% 0.00% 14.69% 96.62%
Basic Materials
0.00% 0.00% 14.44% 99.16%

Stock Geographic Breakdown

Weighting Return Low Return High MACSX % Rank
Non US
83.50% 18.26% 100.16% 98.31%
US
1.79% -1.63% 8.40% 10.13%

Expenses

MACSX - Expenses

Operational Fees

MACSX Fees (% of AUM) Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
Expense Ratio 1.08% 0.35% 11.85% 84.07%
Management Fee 0.66% 0.00% 1.45% 13.08%
12b-1 Fee 0.00% 0.00% 1.00% 18.49%
Administrative Fee N/A 0.01% 0.50% 70.59%

Sales Fees

MACSX Fees (% of AUM) Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
Front Load N/A 0.40% 5.75% N/A
Deferred Load N/A 1.00% 4.00% N/A

Trading Fees

MACSX Fees (% of AUM) Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
Max Redemption Fee N/A 0.40% 2.00% 47.73%

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.

MACSX Fees (% of AUM) Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
Turnover 21.89% 4.00% 360.00% 17.90%

Distributions

MACSX - Distributions

Dividend Yield Analysis

MACSX Category Low Category High MACSX % Rank
Dividend Yield 0.00% 0.00% 6.84% 79.75%

Dividend Distribution Analysis

MACSX Category Low Category High Category Mod
Dividend Distribution Frequency Semi-Annually Annually Annually Annually

Net Income Ratio Analysis

MACSX Category Low Category High MACSX % Rank
Net Income Ratio 1.67% -1.71% 5.25% 39.15%

Capital Gain Distribution Analysis

MACSX Category Low Category High Capital Mode
Capital Gain Distribution Frequency Annually Annually Annually Annually

Dividend Payout History

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Fund Manager Analysis

MACSX - Fund Manager Analysis

Managers

Robert Horrocks


Start Date

Tenure

Tenure Rank

Apr 29, 2009

11.35

11.4%

Robert Horrocks is Chief Investment Officer and a Portfolio Manager at Matthews and has been a Matthews Asia Funds Trustee since 2018. He manages the firm’s Asian Growth and Income Strategy and co-manages the Asia Dividend and Asia ex Japan Dividend Strategies. As Chief Investment Officer, Robert oversees the firm’s investment process and investment professionals and sets the research agenda for the investment team.Before joining Matthews in August 2008, Robert was Head of Research at Mirae Asset Management in Hong Kong.

Kenneth Lowe


Start Date

Tenure

Tenure Rank

Dec 19, 2011

8.71

8.7%

Kenneth Lowe is a Portfolio Manager at Matthews and manages the firm’s Asian Growth and Income Strategy. Prior to joining Matthews in 2010, he was an Investment Manager on the Asia and Global Emerging Market Equities Team at Martin Currie Investment Management in Edinburgh, Scotland. Kenneth received an M.A. in Mathematics and Economics from the University of Glasgow. Kenneth has been a Portfolio Manager of the Matthews Asian Growth and Income Fund since 2011.

Tenure Analysis

Category Low Category High Category Average Category Mode
0.05 26.02 5.58 4.96