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Morgan Stanley Insight Fund

MBIRX - Snapshot

Vitals

  • YTD Return 9.6%
  • 3 Yr Annualized Return 44.2%
  • 5 Yr Annualized Return 40.7%
  • Net Assets $8.12 B
  • Holdings in Top 10 47.2%

52 WEEK LOW AND HIGH

$103.33
$76.95
$112.87

Expenses

OPERATING RELATED FEES

  • Expense Ratio 0.85%

SALES FEES

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

BROKERAGE FEES

  • Turnover 17.00%

TRADING FEES

  • Max Redemption Fee N/A

Min Investment

  • Standard (Taxable) $10,000,000
  • IRA N/A

Fund Classification


Compare MBIRX to Popular U.S. Large-Cap Growth Equity Funds and ETFs

Overview

Income Profile

Income Risk

Returns Profile

Allocations

Expenses

About

$75.70

-0.59%

$278.46 B

0.22%

$0.17

12.08%

0.64%

$366.48

+0.18%

$174.51 B

0.59%

$2.17

16.20%

0.20%

$298.07

+0.09%

$165.53 B

0.41%

$1.22

16.82%

0.04%

$152.36

-0.70%

$165.53 B

-

$0.00

16.75%

0.17%

$19.16

-0.98%

$142.43 B

-

$0.00

14.32%

0.86%

MBIRX - Profile

Distributions

  • YTD Total Return 9.6%
  • 3 Yr Annualized Total Return 44.2%
  • 5 Yr Annualized Total Return 40.7%
  • Capital Gain Distribution Frequency N/A
  • Net Income Ratio -0.68%
DIVIDENDS
  • Dividend Yield 0.0%
  • Dividend Distribution Frequency Annually

Fund Details

  • Legal Name
    Morgan Stanley Insight Fund
  • Fund Family Name
    Morgan Stanley
  • Inception Date
    Jul 12, 2019
  • Shares Outstanding
    N/A
  • Share Class
    Other
  • Currency
    USD
  • Domiciled Country
    United States
  • Manager
    Dennis Lynch

Fund Description

Under normal circumstances, the fund's assets will be invested primarily in a portfolio of common stocks of companies with market capitalizations, at the time of purchase, within the capitalization range of the companies comprising the Russell 3000® Growth Index. The Adviser seeks long-term capital appreciation by investing primarily in established and emerging companies. The Adviser emphasizes a bottom-up stock selection process, seeking attractive investments on an individual company basis.


MBIRX - Performance

Return Ranking - Trailing

Period MBIRX Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
YTD 9.6% -88.6% 124.2% 87.95%
1 Yr 59.5% -9.0% 119.5% 2.11%
3 Yr 44.2%* 4.2% 47.6% 0.33%
5 Yr 40.7%* 11.7% 43.6% 0.43%
10 Yr 24.3%* 9.5% 24.4% 0.29%

* Annualized

Return Ranking - Calendar

Period MBIRX Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
2020 101.1% -67.0% 145.0% 1.13%
2019 N/A -28.8% 76.0% N/A
2018 N/A -57.9% 10.6% N/A
2017 N/A -68.7% 64.3% N/A
2016 N/A -47.1% 53.3% N/A

Total Return Ranking - Trailing

Period MBIRX Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
YTD 9.6% -88.7% 124.2% 88.17%
1 Yr 59.5% -9.0% 119.5% 2.99%
3 Yr 44.2%* 4.2% 47.6% 0.30%
5 Yr 40.7%* 11.3% 43.6% 0.40%
10 Yr 24.3%* 9.5% 24.4% 0.29%

* Annualized

Total Return Ranking - Calendar

Period MBIRX Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
2020 101.1% -67.0% 145.0% 1.13%
2019 N/A -28.8% 76.0% N/A
2018 N/A -57.9% 16.5% N/A
2017 N/A -24.8% 64.3% N/A
2016 N/A -43.3% 53.3% N/A

NAV & Total Return History


MBIRX - Holdings

Concentration Analysis

MBIRX Category Low Category High MBIRX % Rank
Net Assets 8.12 B 214 K 278 B 23.82%
Number of Holdings 61 2 2935 48.73%
Net Assets in Top 10 3.54 B -20 M 102 B 21.35%
Weighting of Top 10 47.24% 10.5% 100.0% 31.86%

Top 10 Holdings

  1. Amazon.com Inc 7.49%
  2. Morgan Stanley InstlLqdty TrsSecs Instl 6.04%
  3. Coupa Software Inc 5.54%
  4. Square Inc A 5.47%
  5. Uber Technologies Inc 5.35%
  6. Twitter Inc 5.16%
  7. Shopify Inc A 5.12%
  8. Veeva Systems Inc Class A 4.88%
  9. Zoom Video Communications Inc 4.42%
  10. Snap Inc Class A 4.38%

Asset Allocation

Weighting Return Low Return High MBIRX % Rank
Stocks
93.59% 0.00% 141.22% 97.46%
Cash
6.12% -41.23% 59.70% 1.58%
Preferred Stocks
0.15% 0.00% 4.23% 6.18%
Other
0.15% -0.28% 18.26% 12.42%
Convertible Bonds
0.00% 0.00% 0.37% 74.06%
Bonds
0.00% -0.68% 99.88% 74.88%

Stock Sector Breakdown

Weighting Return Low Return High MBIRX % Rank
Communication Services
34.97% 0.00% 67.80% 1.17%
Technology
33.16% 0.00% 61.09% 43.20%
Healthcare
14.60% 0.00% 38.46% 30.77%
Consumer Cyclical
13.38% 0.00% 50.66% 67.65%
Financial Services
1.18% 0.00% 42.02% 97.32%
Real Estate
1.17% 0.00% 21.17% 45.19%
Basic Materials
0.85% 0.00% 22.74% 59.96%
Energy
0.70% 0.00% 29.92% 27.20%
Utilities
0.00% 0.00% 10.87% 82.55%
Industrials
0.00% 0.00% 39.88% 98.76%
Consumer Defense
0.00% 0.00% 23.31% 98.21%

Stock Geographic Breakdown

Weighting Return Low Return High MBIRX % Rank
US
82.33% 0.00% 139.54% 90.32%
Non US
11.26% 0.00% 88.01% 18.26%

MBIRX - Expenses

Operational Fees

MBIRX Fees (% of AUM) Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
Expense Ratio 0.85% 0.01% 13.41% 49.45%
Management Fee 0.66% 0.00% 1.50% 60.20%
12b-1 Fee N/A 0.00% 1.00% N/A
Administrative Fee N/A 0.01% 1.02% N/A

Sales Fees

MBIRX Fees (% of AUM) Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
Front Load N/A 0.00% 8.50% N/A
Deferred Load N/A 1.00% 5.50% N/A

Trading Fees

MBIRX Fees (% of AUM) Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
Max Redemption Fee N/A 1.00% 5.00% 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.

MBIRX Fees (% of AUM) Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
Turnover 17.00% 0.00% 414.00% 14.03%

MBIRX - Distributions

Dividend Yield Analysis

MBIRX Category Low Category High MBIRX % Rank
Dividend Yield 0.00% 0.00% 5.58% 74.85%

Dividend Distribution Analysis

MBIRX Category Low Category High Category Mod
Dividend Distribution Frequency Annually Annually Annually Annually

Net Income Ratio Analysis

MBIRX Category Low Category High MBIRX % Rank
Net Income Ratio -0.68% -56.00% 1.83% 82.57%

Capital Gain Distribution Analysis

MBIRX Category Low Category High Capital Mode
Capital Gain Distribution Frequency Annually Daily Annually

Dividend Payout History

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MBIRX - Fund Manager Analysis

Managers

Dennis Lynch


Start Date

Tenure

Tenure Rank

Oct 31, 2002

18.68

18.7%

Dennis is the Head of the Counterpoint Global team at Morgan Stanley Investment Management. He joined Morgan Stanley in 1998 and has been with financial industry since 1994. Prior to joining the firm, he worked as a sell-side analyst for J.P. Morgan Securities. Dennis received a B.A. in political science from Hamilton College and an M.B.A. with honors in finance from Columbia University.

David Cohen


Start Date

Tenure

Tenure Rank

Oct 31, 2002

18.68

18.7%

Dave Cohen is an investor for the Counterpoint Global team. He joined Morgan Stanley in 1993 and has has been with financial industry since 1988. Dave joined the team as an investor in 1999. Prior to joining the firm, Dave was a senior fund accountant at Alliance Capital. Previously, he was a fund accountant at Natwest and Wall Street Trust. Dave received a B.S. summa cum laude in management from Pace University.

Sandeep (Sam) Chainani


Start Date

Tenure

Tenure Rank

Jun 30, 2004

17.01

17.0%

Sam Chainani is an investor for the Counterpoint Global team. He joined Morgan Stanley in 1996 and has been with financial industry since 1996. Sam joined the team as an investor in 2000. Previously, he was a strategy specialist for our Inception and Discovery strategies. Sam received a B.S. in management with a concentration in finance from Binghamton University. He holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation.

Alexander Norton


Start Date

Tenure

Tenure Rank

Jul 31, 2005

15.93

15.9%

Alexander Norton is an investor for the Counterpoint Global team. He joined Morgan Stanley in 2000 and has been with financial industry since 1995. Prior to joining the firm, Alex was an associate in equity derivative sales and later an associate in equity research at Donaldson, Lufkin & Jenrette. Previously, he was a bond broker with Cantor Fitzgerald. Alex received a B.A. in history from the University of Pennsylvania and an M.B.A. in finance from Columbia Business School.

Jason Yeung


Start Date

Tenure

Tenure Rank

Sep 30, 2007

13.76

13.8%

Jason Yeung is an investor for the Counterpoint Global team. He joined Morgan Stanley in 2002 and has been with financial industry since 1997. Jason joined the team in 2004 as an investor. Previously, he was a member of the U.S. Research Group, working closely with the Counterpoint Global team. Prior to joining the firm, Jason was a senior research analyst at Ramius Capital Group. Previously, he was an equity research associate at Deutsche Bank. Jason received a B.A., Phi Beta Kappa, in international relations from Johns Hopkins University and an M. Phil. in international relations from the University of Cambridge. He holds the Chartered Financial Analyst designation.

Armistead Nash


Start Date

Tenure

Tenure Rank

Sep 30, 2008

12.76

12.8%

Armistead Nash is an investor for the Counterpoint Global team. He joined Morgan Stanley in 2002 and has has been with financial industry since 2000. Armistead joined the team in 2004 as an investor. Previously, he was a member of the U.S. Research Group, working closely with the Counterpoint Global team. Prior to joining the firm, Armistead was an associate in investment product development at BlackRock Financial Management. Previously, he was a research analyst in high-yield research at KEA Capital. Armistead received a B.A. in history from the University of Virginia and an M.B.A. from the University of Virginia's Darden School of Business Administration.

Tenure Analysis

Category Low Category High Category Average Category Mode
0.01 53.53 7.55 1.5