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BlackRock Inflation Prted Bd BlackRock (BPLBX) Fund Ranking and Research

Ranking, Research and Recommendation of BlackRock Inflation Prted Bd BlackRock (BPLBX) Fund

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Graph of BlackRock Inflation Prted Bd BlackRock Fund (BPLBX) ManagerFund Manager - Martin Pal Hegarty

Fund Manager Information

Fund Manager Tenure: 10.1 years
Fund Family: BlackRock
Fund Category: Inflation-Protected Bond
Fund Performance: May 30, 2016
Fundmojo Fund Grade: A (Score: 0.71)     (What does this score mean?)

 

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Fund Profile and Description

BlackRock Inflation Prted Bd BlackRock Fund seeks to maximize real return, consistent with preservation of real capital and prudent investment management. BlackRock Inflation Prted Bd BlackRock Fund invests at least 80% of assets in inflation-indexed bonds of varying maturities issued by the U.S. and non-U.S. governments, their agencies or instrumentalities, and U.S. and non-U.S. corporations. It may also invest up to 20% of assets in non-dollar denominated securities of non-U.S. issuers, and may invest without limit in U.S. dollar denominated securities of non-U.S. issuers. BlackRock Inflation Prted Bd BlackRock Fund is non-diversified.

 

BlackRock Inflation Prted Bd BlackRock (BPLBX) Fund Strength What we like about BlackRock Inflation Prted Bd BlackRock (BPLBX) Fund

Data for BlackRock Inflation Prted Bd BlackRock Fund (BPLBX) as of May 30, 2016

  • BlackRock Inflation Prted Bd BlackRock Fund (BPLBX) management has been with BlackRock Inflation Prted Bd BlackRock Fund for 10.1 years
  • BlackRock Inflation Prted Bd BlackRock Fund (BPLBX) has good mid-term performance (3-year return -0.18% vs -0.36% Inflation-Protected Bond category median performance)
  • BlackRock Inflation Prted Bd BlackRock Fund (BPLBX) has good Long-term performance (5-year return 1.98% vs 1.42% Inflation-Protected Bond category median performance)
  • BlackRock Inflation Prted Bd BlackRock Fund (BPLBX) ratio of up-years vs down years is greater than 2
  • BlackRock Inflation Prted Bd BlackRock Fund (BPLBX) has a Morningstar rating of 4 and above
  • Asset base in BlackRock Inflation Prted Bd BlackRock Fund (BPLBX) has been consistently increasing at a reasonable pace in the last 2 months. It shows investor confidence and market support
  • BlackRock Inflation Prted Bd BlackRock Fund (BPLBX) has an annual stock turnover rate of 61.00% vs Inflation-Protected Bond average of 83.47%. It is good that BlackRock Inflation Prted Bd BlackRock management does not trade extensively for its return.
  • BlackRock Inflation Prted Bd BlackRock Fund (BPLBX) is less volatile than its peers as it has a 3-year Standard Deviation of 4.57, lower than category average of 5
  • BlackRock Inflation Prted Bd BlackRock Fund (BPLBX) has a lower expense ratio than its Inflation-Protected Bond average: 0.32% vs 0.76%
  • BlackRock Inflation Prted Bd BlackRock Fund (BPLBX) is a true no-load fund as it has no load and no 12b1 promotion, distributions, marketing expenses

BlackRock Inflation Prted Bd BlackRock Fund (BPLBX) Weakness What we are cautious about BlackRock Inflation Prted Bd BlackRock (BPLBX) Fund

Data for BlackRock Inflation Prted Bd BlackRock Fund (BPLBX) as of May 30, 2016

  • BlackRock Inflation Prted Bd BlackRock Fund (BPLBX) has a less-than-ideal short-term performance (1-year return 0.02% vs 0.22% Inflation-Protected Bond category median performance)
See BlackRock Inflation Prted Bd BlackRock Fund (BPLBX) performance details as of May 30, 2016

 

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Aadditional top Inflation-Protected Bond mutual funds for your consideration

FundYear to Date1 Year3 year5 year
BlackRock Inflation Prted Bd BlackRock3.550.02-0.181.98
American Indep US Infl-Idx I (FFIHX)4.000.880.092.19Compare
Nuveen Inflation Protected Securities I (FYIPX)3.900.450.282.31Compare
Goldman Sachs Infl Protected Secs Instl (GSIPX)4.061.130.182.32Compare

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Compare BlackRock Inflation Prted Bd BlackRock Fund (BPLBX)Compare with Inflation-Protected Bond category ETFs

Some Inflation-Protected Bond ETFs for your consideration

ETFYear to DateOne YearThree Year
PIMCO 15+ Year US TIPS ETF (LTPZ)8.33%1.74%1.48%
Schwab US TIPS ETF (SCHP)3.93%1.23%0.20%
SPDR Barclays TIPS ETF (IPE)4.16%1.12%0.18%
FlexShares iBoxx 3Yr Target Dur TIPS ETF (TDTT)2.15%0.53%-0.28%
iShares 0-5 Year TIPS Bond (STIP)000

 

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Track net asset change of BlackRock Inflation Prted Bd BlackRock fund (BPLBX)

DateNet Asset
05/2016$2.62B
03/2016$2.60B
02/2016$2.55B
More historic net asset information on BlackRock Inflation Prted Bd BlackRock Fund (BPLBX)

  

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Track portfolio allocation change of BlackRock Inflation Prted Bd BlackRock fund (BPLBX)

DateCashStockBondOther
04/20166.15%0%92.13%0.6%
02/201611.66%0%85.9%0.56%
01/201611%0%86.61%0.63%
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Discover what BlackRock Inflation Prted Bd BlackRock Fund (BPLBX) manager is buying

Apr 29, 2016
US Treasury Note [4.03%]
US Treasury Bond [3.91%]

Feb 28, 2016
US Treasury TIP 1.125% [5.59%]
US Treasury TIP 0.125% [5.54%]
US Treasury Note [5.08%]
US Treasury TIP 1.75% [4.42%]
US Treasury TIP 3.625% [4.13%]
US Treasury TIP [4.08%]

Jan 30, 2016
US Treasury TIP 1.125% [5.63%]
US Treasury TIP 0.125% [5.56%]
US Treasury Note [4.75%]
US Treasury TIP 1.75% [4.37%]
US Treasury TIP 3.625% [4.09%]
US Treasury TIP [4.07%]
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