MAAGX: MFS Aggressive Growth Allocation A

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MAAGX MFS Aggressive Growth Allocation A


Profile

MAAGX - Profile

Vitals

  • YTD Return -19.4%
  • 3 Yr Annualized Return -0.7%
  • 5 Yr Annualized Return -0.4%
  • Net Assets $1.6 B
  • Holdings in Top 10 89.0%

52 WEEK LOW AND HIGH

$20.27
$17.43
$26.25

Expenses

OPERATING RELATED FEES

  • Expense Ratio 0.40%

SALES FEES

  • Front Load 5.75%
  • Deferred Load N/A

BROKERAGE FEES

  • Turnover 5.00%

TRADING FEES

  • Max Redemption Fee N/A

Min Investment

  • Standard (Taxable) $1,000
  • IRA $250

Fund Classification


Distributions

  • YTD Total Return -19.4%
  • 3 Yr Annualized Total Return 2.5%
  • 5 Yr Annualized Total Return 3.2%
  • Capital Gain Distribution Frequency Annually
  • Net Income Ratio 1.47%
DIVIDENDS
  • Dividend Yield 0.0%
  • Dividend Distribution Frequency Annually

Fund Details

  • Legal Name
    MFS Aggressive Growth Allocation Fund
  • Fund Family Name
    MFS
  • Inception Date
    Jun 28, 2002
  • Shares Outstanding
    N/A
  • Share Class
    A
  • Currency
    USD
  • Domiciled Country
    United States
  • Manager
    Joseph Flaherty

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Categories

Performance

MAAGX - Performance

Return Ranking - Trailing

Period MAAGX Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
YTD -19.4% -55.1% 18.5% 44.34%
1 Yr -13.9% -63.9% 23.3% 32.47%
3 Yr -0.7%* -35.5% 17.0% 17.39%
5 Yr -0.4%* -24.3% 14.0% 24.23%
10 Yr 4.6%* -10.0% 13.5% 9.79%

* Annualized

Return Ranking - Calendar

Period MAAGX Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
2019 23.9% -22.7% 66.4% 8.73%
2018 -12.2% -64.5% 6.7% 28.90%
2017 18.1% -38.9% 80.9% 30.29%
2016 4.2% -23.9% 25.7% 52.94%
2015 -5.1% -45.6% 13.2% 47.20%

Total Return Ranking - Trailing

Period MAAGX Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
YTD -19.4% -55.1% 18.5% 44.34%
1 Yr -13.9% -63.9% 19.8% 32.47%
3 Yr 2.5%* -30.0% 17.0% 5.57%
5 Yr 3.2%* -23.4% 14.0% 6.13%
10 Yr 7.1%* -9.7% 14.8% 5.47%

* Annualized

Total Return Ranking - Calendar

Period MAAGX Return Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
2019 23.9% -22.2% 66.4% 8.73%
2018 -6.9% -64.5% 6.7% 5.95%
2017 22.9% -20.0% 80.9% 10.69%
2016 7.2% -23.9% 32.0% 40.37%
2015 -0.1% -45.6% 13.2% 16.67%

NAV & Total Return History


Holdings

MAAGX - Holdings

Concentration Analysis

MAAGX Category Low Category High MAAGX % Rank
Net Assets 1.6 B 21.4 K 37.4 B 17.75%
Number of Holdings 15 1 8442 75.38%
Net Assets in Top 10 1.64 B 21.3 K 29.7 B 16.82%
Weighting of Top 10 88.96% 9.0% 109.6% 27.46%

Top 10 Holdings

  1. MFS Growth R6 13.25%
  2. MFS Value R6 12.71%
  3. MFS Mid Cap Growth R6 10.17%
  4. MFS Mid Cap Value R6 9.71%
  5. MFS Research R6 8.99%
  6. MFS International Intrinsic Value R6 8.06%
  7. MFS Research International R6 8.02%
  8. MFS International Growth R6 8.02%
  9. MFS Global Real Estate R6 5.08%
  10. MFS Commodity Strategy R6 4.96%

Asset Allocation

Weighting Return Low Return High MAAGX % Rank
Stocks
92.83% 0.00% 259.02% 33.98%
Bonds
4.04% -235.37% 98.52% 60.56%
Cash
3.36% -100.34% 17.48% 39.64%
Convertible Bonds
0.14% 0.00% 6.82% 11.82%
Preferred Stocks
0.00% 0.00% 11.33% 78.81%
Other
-0.36% -40.50% 73.59% 96.57%

Stock Sector Breakdown

Weighting Return Low Return High MAAGX % Rank
Technology
16.47% 0.00% 51.17% 40.30%
Financial Services
14.89% 0.00% 48.61% 72.86%
Industrials
14.72% 0.00% 45.85% 17.76%
Healthcare
11.80% 0.00% 54.60% 57.72%
Consumer Defense
9.62% 0.00% 29.68% 9.38%
Consumer Cyclical
8.25% 0.00% 32.90% 85.56%
Real Estate
8.19% 0.00% 41.68% 26.09%
Communication Services
5.71% 0.00% 35.16% 83.11%
Basic Materials
5.24% 0.00% 36.84% 11.94%
Utilities
2.84% 0.00% 73.52% 61.09%
Energy
2.26% 0.00% 85.32% 89.75%

Stock Geographic Breakdown

Weighting Return Low Return High MAAGX % Rank
US
60.47% -0.03% 77.34% 20.26%
Non US
32.36% 0.00% 199.70% 61.06%

Bond Sector Breakdown

Weighting Return Low Return High MAAGX % Rank
Cash & Equivalents
43.81% -0.83% 100.00% 41.45%
Corporate
22.82% -16.37% 100.00% 34.09%
Securitized
15.73% 0.00% 45.77% 33.16%
Government
12.96% 0.00% 98.52% 63.28%
Derivative
4.11% -0.66% 92.99% 14.54%
Municipal
0.57% 0.00% 27.51% 11.68%

Bond Geographic Breakdown

Weighting Return Low Return High MAAGX % Rank
US
3.02% -27.01% 98.52% 63.21%
Non US
1.02% -2.01% 20.45% 34.17%

Expenses

MAAGX - Expenses

Operational Fees

MAAGX Fees (% of AUM) Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
Expense Ratio 0.40% 0.01% 45.88% 78.90%
Management Fee 0.00% 0.00% 1.50% 15.12%
12b-1 Fee 0.25% 0.00% 1.00% 43.15%
Administrative Fee N/A 0.01% 0.47% N/A

Sales Fees

MAAGX Fees (% of AUM) Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
Front Load 5.75% 2.50% 5.75% 24.65%
Deferred Load N/A 1.00% 5.50% N/A

Trading Fees

MAAGX Fees (% of AUM) Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
Max Redemption Fee N/A 0.20% 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.

MAAGX Fees (% of AUM) Category Return Low Category Return High Rank in Category (%)
Turnover 5.00% 0.00% 2053.00% 8.94%

Distributions

MAAGX - Distributions

Dividend Yield Analysis

MAAGX Category Low Category High MAAGX % Rank
Dividend Yield 0.00% 0.00% 39.48% 56.80%

Dividend Distribution Analysis

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

Net Income Ratio Analysis

MAAGX Category Low Category High MAAGX % Rank
Net Income Ratio 1.47% -7.55% 13.14% 53.49%

Capital Gain Distribution Analysis

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

Dividend Payout History

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Fund Manager Analysis

MAAGX - Fund Manager Analysis

Managers

Joseph Flaherty


Start Date

Tenure

Tenure Rank

Jun 28, 2002

17.77

17.8%

Joseph C. Flaherty, Jr., is an investment officer and chief investment risk officer at MFS Investment Management® (MFS®). He serves as the director of the MFS' Quantitative Solutions group and is a portfolio manager of the firm's asset allocation portfolios. Joe joined MFS as a fixed-income quantitative research associate in 1993 and was named quantitative research analyst in 1996. He became manager of the Quantitative Research Group and portfolio manager in 1999, director of Fixed Income Quantitative Research in 2004, and director of the Quantitative Solutions Team in 2005.

Natalie Shapiro


Start Date

Tenure

Tenure Rank

Sep 01, 2018

1.58

1.6%

Natalie I. Shapiro, Ph.D. is an Investment Officer, Portfolio Manager and Quantitative Fixed Income Research Analyst at MFS Investment Management® (MFS®). Prior to joining MFS in 1997, Natalie served as a research associate for the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston. Natalie has earned a bachelor's degree from Wellesley College and a doctorate from the University of Pennsylvania.

Tenure Analysis

Category Low Category High Category Average Category Mode
0.08 37.6 4.83 0.25