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Aberdeen Global High Income A (BJBHX) Fund Ranking and Research

Ranking, Research and Recommendation of Aberdeen Global High Income A (BJBHX) Fund

    Last Trade: $8.54 on 4/29/2016, Change: +0.00 (0%)

 

Graph of Aberdeen Global High Income A Fund (BJBHX) ManagerFund Manager - Gregory Hopper

Fund Manager Information

Fund Manager Tenure: 13.4 years
Fund Family: Aberdeen
Fund Category: High Yield Bond
Fund Performance: Mar 30, 2016
Fundmojo Fund Grade: D (Score: 0.42)     (What does this score mean?)
Hopper is a first vice president and head of global high income with Artio Global Management LLC, formerly Julius Baer Investment Management LLC. Prior to joining the firm in 2002, Hopper was a senior vice president and high yield bond portfolio manager at Zurich Scudder Investments (October 2000 - June 2002) and a high yield bond portfolio manager at Harris Investment Management (July 1999-October 2000) and at Bankers Trust (April 1993- June 1999).  Get more insights on Gregory Hopper

 

Graph of Aberdeen Global High Income A Fund (BJBHX) ProfileAberdeen Global High Income A Fund (BJBHX) Profile

Fund Profile and Description

Aberdeen Global High Income A Fund seeks to maximize total return, principally through a high level of current income, and secondarily through capital appreciation. Aberdeen Global High Income A Fund normally invests at least 80% of net assets in a diversified portfolio of high income producing instruments of issuers located throughout the world, including in emerging-market countries. It invests at least 60% of net assets in U.S. dollar-denominated securities. Aberdeen Global High Income A Fund invests in fixed-income securities, bank loans, debt instruments convertible into common stock, preferred stock, income trusts, structured notes and swaps.

 

Aberdeen Global High Income A (BJBHX) Fund Strength What we like about Aberdeen Global High Income A (BJBHX) Fund

Data for Aberdeen Global High Income A Fund (BJBHX) as of Mar 30, 2016

  • Aberdeen Global High Income A Fund (BJBHX) management has been with Aberdeen Global High Income A Fund for 13.4 years
  • Aberdeen Global High Income A Fund (BJBHX) ratio of up-years vs down years is greater than 2
  • Aberdeen Global High Income A Fund (BJBHX) has a lower expense ratio than its High Yield Bond average: 0.99% vs 1.07%

Aberdeen Global High Income A Fund (BJBHX) Weakness What we are cautious about Aberdeen Global High Income A (BJBHX) Fund

Data for Aberdeen Global High Income A Fund (BJBHX) as of Mar 30, 2016

  • Aberdeen Global High Income A Fund (BJBHX) has a less-than-ideal short-term performance (1-year return -10.69% vs -3.84% High Yield Bond category median performance)
  • Aberdeen Global High Income A Fund (BJBHX) has a less-than-ideal mid-term performance (3-year return -1.10% vs 1.38% High Yield Bond category median performance)
  • Aberdeen Global High Income A Fund (BJBHX) has a less-than-ideal Long-term performance (5-year return 2.01% vs 4.02% High Yield Bond category median performance)
  • Aberdeen Global High Income A Fund (BJBHX) has a Morningstar rating of 3 and below
  • Aberdeen Global High Income A Fund (BJBHX) is less safe compared to its High Yield Bond peers
  • Aberdeen Global High Income A Fund (BJBHX) has an annual stock turnover rate of 79.00% that is higher than the High Yield Bond average of 67.74%. This could mean Aberdeen Global High Income A is more nimble, but also signal potential high tax impact and high trading fees
  • Aberdeen Global High Income A Fund (BJBHX) does not have a good risk adjusted return as its 3-year Alpha of -2.15 is worse than category average of -0.31, and its 3-year Sharpe ratio is -0.18
  • Aberdeen Global High Income A Fund (BJBHX) is more volatile than its peers as it has a 3-year Standard Deviation of 5.6 that is higher than category average of 5.59
  • Even though Aberdeen Global High Income A Fund carries no load, it does have a 0.25% of 12b1 promotion, distributions, marketing expenses
See Aberdeen Global High Income A Fund (BJBHX) performance details as of Mar 30, 2016

 

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ETFYear to DateOne YearThree Year
SPDR Barclays High Yield Bond ETF (JNK)2.11%-7.17%-0.16%
iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bd (HYG)2.41%-4.62%0.86%
PIMCO 0-5 Year High Yield Corp Bd ETF (HYS)2.43%-4.01%0.91%
AdvisorShares Peritus High Yield ETF (HYLD)-1.30%-16.23%-7.33%
PowerShares Fundamental HiYld CorpBd ETF (PHB)3.31%-1.82%1.69%

 

Graph of Aberdeen Global High Income A Fund (BJBHX) Net Asset TrackingAberdeen Global High Income A (BJBHX) Fund Net Asset

Track net asset change of Aberdeen Global High Income A fund (BJBHX)

DateNet Asset
03/2016$867.96M
02/2016$843.29M
01/2016$900.77M
More historic net asset information on Aberdeen Global High Income A Fund (BJBHX)

  

Graph of Aberdeen Global High Income A Fund (BJBHX) Portfolio TrackingAberdeen Global High Income A (BJBHX) Fund Portfolio Allocation

Track portfolio allocation change of Aberdeen Global High Income A fund (BJBHX)

DateCashStockBondOther
02/201610.49%0.51%82.78%3.66%
01/20169.83%0.14%82.96%3.76%
12/20159.16%1.19%85.25%1.34%
Click here to see more historic asset allocation information on Aberdeen Global High Income A Fund (BJBHX)

 

graph of Aberdeen Global High Income A Fund (BJBHX) Top 10 Position TrackingTop 10 Holdings in Aberdeen Global High Income A (BJBHX) Fund

Discover what Aberdeen Global High Income A Fund (BJBHX) manager is buying

Feb 28, 2016
iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bd [4.67%]
Del Monte Corp [1.22%]
Zayo Grp Llc/Zayo Cap 6% [1.14%]
Sprint 7.875% [1.11%]
Pt Pertamina Persero 4.3% [1.08%]
D R Horton 5.75% [1.05%]
Sabine Pass Liquefaction 5.75% [1.05%]
Lloyds Tsb Bk FRN [1%]
Altice Us Fin I 144A 5.375% [0.94%]
Intl Lease Fin 6.25% [0.93%]

Jan 30, 2016
iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bd [4.34%]
Del Monte Corp [1.23%]
Barclays Bk FRN [1.12%]
Zayo Grp Llc/Zayo Cap 6% [1.06%]
Sun Prods 144A 7.75% [1.03%]
D R Horton 5.75% [1.01%]
Sprint 7.875% [1%]
Lloyds Tsb Bk FRN [0.98%]
Pt Pertamina Persero 4.3% [0.97%]
Sabine Pass Liquefaction 5.75% [0.93%]

Dec 30, 2015
iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bd [3.57%]
Sprint 7.875% [1.21%]
Bldg Matls Corp Amer 144A 5.375% [1.14%]
Del Monte Corp [1.09%]
Barclays Bk FRN [1.07%]
Palace Entmt Holdgs 144A 8.875% [1.05%]
Lloyds Tsb Bk FRN [0.97%]
Meg Engy 144A 6.375% [0.94%]
D R Horton 5.75% [0.93%]
Zayo Grp Llc/Zayo Cap 6% [0.93%]
Click here for Stock Holding Change Map in Aberdeen Global High Income A Fund (BJBHX)

  

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