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Arbitrage R (ARBFX) Fund Ranking and Research

Ranking, Research and Recommendation of Arbitrage R (ARBFX) Fund

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Graph of Arbitrage R Fund (ARBFX) ManagerFund Manager - John S. Orrico

Fund Manager Information

Fund Manager Tenure: 19.8 years
Similar Funds: ARBNX 
Fund Family: Arbitrage Fund
Fund Category: Market Neutral
Fund Performance: May 30, 2016
Fundmojo Fund Grade: A (Score: 0.73)     (What does this score mean?)


Graph of Arbitrage R Fund (ARBFX) ProfileArbitrage R Fund (ARBFX) Profile

Fund Profile and Description

Arbitrage R Fund seeks to achieve capital growth by engaging in merger arbitrage. Arbitrage R Fund normally invests at least 80% of net assets in equity securities of companies (both domestic and foreign) that are involved in publicly announced mergers, takeovers, tender offers, leveraged buyouts, spin-offs, liquidations and other corporate reorganizations. Equity securities include common and preferred stock. It may engage in active and frequent trading of portfolio securities to achieve its principal investment strategies.


Arbitrage R (ARBFX) Fund Strength What we like about Arbitrage R (ARBFX) Fund

Data for Arbitrage R Fund (ARBFX) as of May 30, 2016

  • Arbitrage R Fund (ARBFX) management has been with Arbitrage R Fund for 19.8 years
  • Arbitrage R Fund (ARBFX) has good short-term performance (1-year return 0.87% vs -0.96% Market Neutral category median performance)
  • Arbitrage R Fund (ARBFX) has good mid-term performance (3-year return 1.77% vs 0.90% Market Neutral category median performance)
  • Arbitrage R Fund (ARBFX) has good Long-term performance (5-year return 1.65% vs 0.81% Market Neutral category median performance)
  • Arbitrage R Fund (ARBFX) ratio of up-years vs down years is greater than 2
  • Arbitrage R Fund (ARBFX) is less volatile than its peers as it has a 3-year Standard Deviation of 1.82, lower than category average of 3.93
  • Arbitrage R Fund (ARBFX) has a lower expense ratio than its Market Neutral average: 1.45% vs 1.73%

Arbitrage R Fund (ARBFX) Weakness What we are cautious about Arbitrage R (ARBFX) Fund

Data for Arbitrage R Fund (ARBFX) as of May 30, 2016

  • Arbitrage R Fund (ARBFX) has a Morningstar rating of 3 and below
  • Arbitrage R Fund (ARBFX) has an annual stock turnover rate of 514.00% that is higher than the Market Neutral average of 187.85%. This could mean Arbitrage R is more nimble, but also signal potential high tax impact and high trading fees
  • Even though Arbitrage R Fund carries no load, it does have a 0.25% of 12b1 promotion, distributions, marketing expenses
See Arbitrage R Fund (ARBFX) performance details as of May 30, 2016


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ETFYear to DateOne YearThree Year
QuantShares US Market Neut Momentum (MOM)-7.74%2.74%1.57%
IQ Merger Arbitrage ETF (MNA)000
QuantShares US Market Neut Anti-Beta (BTAL)000
ProShares RAFI Long/Short (RALS)1.18%-2.53%-0.87%


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Discover what Arbitrage R Fund (ARBFX) manager is buying

Feb 28, 2016
PartnerRe Ltd [8.82%]
Keurig Green Mountain, Inc. [4.41%]
Cameron International Corporati [3.33%]
StanCorp Financial Group Inc [3.19%]
Solera Holdings Inc [2.97%]
Time Warner Cable Inc Common St [2.8%]
Schlumberger N.V. Common Stock [2.61%]
Heartland Payment Systems, Inc. [2.38%]
Health Net Inc [2.38%]

Nov 29, 2015
PartnerRe Ltd. Common Stock [7.52%]
Precision Castparts Corporation [6.63%]
Chubb Corporation (The) Common [4.35%]
Cytec Industries Inc [4.35%]
Health Net Inc. Common Stock [4.16%]
Symetra Financial Corporation C [3.11%]
HomeAway, Inc. [2.79%]
Strategic Hotels & Resorts Inc [2.78%]
Ansaldo Sts [2.56%]
Alent PLC [2.53%]

May 30, 2015
DIRECTV [9.17%]
Westrock Company Common Stock [8.7%]
Meadwestvaco Corporation Common [8.65%]
AT&T Inc. [6.63%]
Hospira Inc [6.4%]
Life Time Fitness Inc [5.06%]
Catamaran Corp [4.92%]
Sigma-Aldrich Corporation [4.39%]
Informatica Corporation [3.92%]
Jazztel PLC [3.86%]
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