VSLCX: Invesco Senior Loan C

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VSLCX Invesco Senior Loan C


Profile

VSLCX - Profile

Vitals

  • YTD Return -6.7%
  • 3 Yr Annualized Return -2.9%
  • 5 Yr Annualized Return -1.3%
  • Net Assets $1.3 B
  • Holdings in Top 10 11.3%

52 WEEK LOW AND HIGH

$6.09
$4.98
$6.56

Expenses

OPERATING RELATED FEES

  • Expense Ratio 3.16%

SALES FEES

  • Front Load N/A
  • Deferred Load 1.00%

BROKERAGE FEES

  • Turnover 55.00%

TRADING FEES

  • Max Redemption Fee N/A

Min Investment

  • Standard (Taxable) $1,000
  • IRA N/A

Fund Classification

  • Primary Caregory
  • Fund Type Closed-end mutual fund
  • Investment Style Bank Loan

Distributions

  • YTD Total Return -6.7%
  • 3 Yr Annualized Total Return -2.9%
  • 5 Yr Annualized Total Return -1.3%
  • Capital Gain Distribution Frequency Annually
  • Net Income Ratio 3.87%
DIVIDENDS
  • Dividend Yield 0.0%
  • Dividend Distribution Frequency Monthly

Fund Details

  • Legal Name
    Invesco Senior Loan Fund
  • Fund Family Name
    Invesco
  • Inception Date
    Feb 18, 2005
  • Shares Outstanding
    N/A
  • Share Class
    C
  • Currency
    USD
  • Domiciled Country
    United States
  • Manager
    Philip Yarrow

Fund Description

The fund invests under normal circumstances at least 80% of its net assets (plus any borrowings for investment purposes) in adjustable rate senior loans (“Senior Loans”). Senior Loans are loans made to borrowers that may be corporations, partnerships or other entities (“Borrowers”). It may invest up to 20% of its total assets, measured at the time of investment, in Senior Loans made to Borrowers that are organized or located in countries other than the U.S.


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Performance

VSLCX - Performance

Return Ranking - Trailing

Period VSLCX Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
YTD -6.7% -15.2% 3.1% 31.58%
1 Yr -6.6% -16.7% 4.6% 29.73%
3 Yr -2.9%* -8.9% 0.8% 39.39%
5 Yr -1.3%* -6.2% 1.1% 29.63%
10 Yr -0.4%* -3.4% -0.4% 6.25%

* Annualized

Return Ranking - Calendar

Period VSLCX Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
2019 2.7% -4.9% 7.5% 57.14%
2018 -4.9% -9.7% 5.5% 34.29%
2017 1.1% -4.2% 3.7% 21.43%
2016 8.9% -65.0% 11.0% 28.57%
2015 -9.9% -15.5% 0.6% 62.96%

Total Return Ranking - Trailing

Period VSLCX Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
YTD -6.7% -15.2% 3.1% 31.58%
1 Yr -6.6% -16.7% 4.6% 29.73%
3 Yr -2.9%* -8.9% 3.1% 39.39%
5 Yr -1.3%* -6.2% 3.6% 29.63%
10 Yr -0.4%* -3.4% -0.4% 6.25%

* Annualized

Total Return Ranking - Calendar

Period VSLCX Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
2019 2.7% -4.9% 7.5% 57.14%
2018 -4.9% -9.7% 5.5% 34.29%
2017 1.1% -4.2% 3.8% 25.00%
2016 8.9% -65.0% 11.0% 32.14%
2015 -9.9% -15.5% 4.8% 62.96%

NAV & Total Return History


Holdings

VSLCX - Holdings

Concentration Analysis

VSLCX Category Low Category High VSLCX % Rank
Net Assets 1.3 B 48.9 M 1.3 B 13.33%
Number of Holdings 713 25 740 15.15%
Net Assets in Top 10 65.8 M -132 M 182 M 30.30%
Weighting of Top 10 11.27% 7.6% 65.3% 65.63%

Top 10 Holdings

  1. 1011778 B.C. Unlimited Liability Company Term Loan B4 1.93%
  2. Datasite A 1.19%
  3. Virgin Media Bristol Llc Usd Term Loan N 1.18%
  4. Jbs Usa Lux S.A. 2019 Term Loan B 1.07%
  5. Berry Global, Inc. Term Loan Y 1.07%
  6. Centurylink, Inc. 2020 Term Loan B 1.03%
  7. Telesat Canada Term Loan B5 1.02%
  8. Calpine Corporation Term Loan B9 0.95%
  9. Iap Global Services Llc Holdco Equity 0.93%
  10. Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. 2019 Term Loan B4 0.91%

Asset Allocation

Weighting Return Low Return High VSLCX % Rank
Bonds
91.03% 44.19% 139.25% 74.36%
Cash
3.86% -39.28% 30.77% 42.42%
Stocks
3.36% 0.00% 6.12% 12.82%
Other
1.44% -3.10% 12.13% 27.27%
Preferred Stocks
0.21% 0.00% 19.93% 21.21%
Convertible Bonds
0.09% 0.00% 0.28% 21.21%

Stock Sector Breakdown

Weighting Return Low Return High VSLCX % Rank
Technology
47.89% 0.00% 60.75% 20.83%
Utilities
28.28% 0.00% 99.32% 29.17%
Consumer Cyclical
14.16% 0.00% 36.93% 25.00%
Communication Services
3.38% 0.00% 99.42% 62.50%
Energy
3.17% 0.00% 100.00% 45.83%
Real Estate
3.12% 0.00% 29.21% 20.83%
Industrials
0.00% 0.00% 100.00% 95.83%
Healthcare
0.00% 0.00% 6.79% 95.83%
Financial Services
0.00% 0.00% 15.69% 95.83%
Consumer Defense
0.00% 0.00% 2.72% 95.83%
Basic Materials
0.00% 0.00% 5.58% 95.83%

Stock Geographic Breakdown

Weighting Return Low Return High VSLCX % Rank
US
3.36% 0.00% 3.36% 12.12%
Non US
0.00% -0.18% 3.07% 93.94%

Bond Sector Breakdown

Weighting Return Low Return High VSLCX % Rank
Corporate
95.13% 62.75% 100.00% 57.58%
Cash & Equivalents
3.87% 0.00% 33.59% 45.45%
Securitized
1.00% 0.00% 27.93% 30.30%
Derivative
0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 96.97%
Municipal
0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 96.97%
Government
0.00% 0.00% 0.45% 96.97%

Bond Geographic Breakdown

Weighting Return Low Return High VSLCX % Rank
US
65.80% 0.00% 129.81% 84.85%
Non US
25.23% 0.00% 65.12% 24.24%

Expenses

VSLCX - Expenses

Operational Fees

VSLCX Fees (% of AUM) Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
Expense Ratio 3.16% 0.98% 10.93% 54.29%
Management Fee 0.89% 0.00% 1.73% 50.00%
12b-1 Fee 1.00% 0.15% 1.00% 100.00%
Administrative Fee 0.25% 0.08% 0.25% 92.86%

Sales Fees

VSLCX Fees (% of AUM) Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
Front Load N/A 1.00% 5.75% N/A
Deferred Load 1.00% 1.00% 1.00% 100.00%

Trading Fees

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

VSLCX Fees (% of AUM) Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
Turnover 55.00% 11.70% 122.00% 63.64%

Distributions

VSLCX - Distributions

Dividend Yield Analysis

VSLCX Category Low Category High VSLCX % Rank
Dividend Yield 0.00% 0.00% 1.98% 95.45%

Dividend Distribution Analysis

VSLCX Category Low Category High Category Mod
Dividend Distribution Frequency Monthly Annually Monthly Monthly

Net Income Ratio Analysis

VSLCX Category Low Category High VSLCX % Rank
Net Income Ratio 3.87% 3.68% 9.15% 94.29%

Capital Gain Distribution Analysis

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

Dividend Payout History

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Fund Manager Analysis

VSLCX - Fund Manager Analysis

Managers

Philip Yarrow


Start Date

Tenure

Tenure Rank

Mar 31, 2007

13.43

13.4%

Philip Yarrow is a Portfolio Manager for Invesco Senior Secured Management, Inc. Mr. Yarrow entered the industry in 1995 and joined Invesco in 2010, when the firm combined with Van Kampen. He was previously a portfolio manager in the senior loan group and member of the group’s investment committee at Van Kampen, which he joined in 2005. Prior to joining Invesco Senior Secured, Mr. Yarrow was an Executive Director with Morgan Stanley. Prior to that, he served as a credit analyst and a portfolio manager at Bank One/JPMorgan. Mr. Yarrow earned a BS degree in mathematics and economics from the University of Nottingham and a Master of Management degree in finance from Northwestern University. He is a CFA charterholder.

Thomas Ewald


Start Date

Tenure

Tenure Rank

Jun 25, 2010

10.19

10.2%

Thomas Ewald, Portfolio Manager, has been associated with Invesco Senior Secured and/or its affiliates since 2000. Tom is a Senior Portfolio Manager in Invesco’s Senior Secured Bank Loan Group and a member of the Investment Committee. He is responsible for credit research and portfolio management with a focus on retail funds. Tom joined Invesco in 2000 as a Credit Analyst and was promoted to Portfolio Manager in 2001. Prior to joining Invesco, Tom was one of the initial members of First Union Institutional Debt Management and assisted in growing assets under management. Before joining IDM, Tom worked for several departments within First Union Securities, including par loan research, syndications and mergers and acquisitions. After graduating from college, Tom was with Barclays Bank PLC, where he worked in middle market lending, real estate and credit. Following Barclays, Tom was Deputy Head of International Lending for Al-Ahli Bank of Kuwait. Tom earned an A.B. from Harvard College and an M.B.A. from the Darden School at the University of Virginia.

Scott Baskind


Start Date

Tenure

Tenure Rank

Jun 28, 2013

7.18

7.2%

Scott Baskind Head of Global Senior Loans and Chief Investment Officer Scott is the president and managing director of Invesco’s US$27.9 billion senior loan business and serves as the group’s chief investment officer. Scott is head of the senior loan Investment Committee and serves as the senior portfolio manager for several funds. Scott joined Invesco Senior Secured Management, Inc. in 1999 as a credit analyst, and has taken on progressively more senior roles including his current position in 2014.

Tenure Analysis

Category Low Category High Category Average Category Mode
0.04 25.36 5.85 0.58