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BlackRock Latin America Inv B (MBLTX) Fund Ranking and Research

Ranking, Research and Recommendation of BlackRock Latin America Inv B (MBLTX) Fund

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Graph of BlackRock Latin America Inv B Fund (MBLTX) ManagerFund Manager - William Landers

Fund Manager Information

Fund Manager Tenure: 17.9 years
Fund Family: BlackRock
Fund Category: Latin America Stock
Fund Performance: May 30, 2016
Fundmojo Fund Grade: E (Score: 0.31)     (What does this score mean?)
William Landers, CFA, Managing Director and portfolio manager, is a member of BlackRock's Developing Capital Markets team. Prior to joining BlackRock in 2006, Lander was a director of MLIM from 2004 to 2006, a vice president thereof from 2002 to 2004, and a portfolio manager therewith from 2001 to 2006. Landers was a research analyst at Credit Suisse First Boston from 1999 to 2001.  Get more insights on William Landers

 

Graph of BlackRock Latin America Inv B Fund (MBLTX) ProfileBlackRock Latin America Inv B Fund (MBLTX) Profile

Fund Profile and Description

BlackRock Latin America Inv B Fund seeks long-term capital appreciation. BlackRock Latin America Inv B Fund normally invests at least 80% of total assets in Latin American equity and debt securities. It emphasizes equity securities of companies of any market capitalization located in Latin America. BlackRock Latin America Inv B Fund may also buy debt securities issued by governmental entities, corporations, and financial institutions of these countries and supranational organizations. It may not seek to Invest in a large number of countries in Latin America. BlackRock Latin America Inv B Fund is non-diversified.

 

BlackRock Latin America Inv B (MBLTX) Fund Strength What we like about BlackRock Latin America Inv B (MBLTX) Fund

Data for BlackRock Latin America Inv B Fund (MBLTX) as of May 30, 2016

  • BlackRock Latin America Inv B Fund (MBLTX) management has been with BlackRock Latin America Inv B Fund for 17.9 years
  • Asset base in BlackRock Latin America Inv B Fund (MBLTX) has been consistently increasing at a reasonable pace in the last 2 months. It shows investor confidence and market support
  • BlackRock Latin America Inv B Fund (MBLTX) has an annual stock turnover rate of 35.00% vs Latin America Stock average of 48.49%. It is good that BlackRock Latin America Inv B management does not trade extensively for its return.

BlackRock Latin America Inv B Fund (MBLTX) Weakness What we are cautious about BlackRock Latin America Inv B (MBLTX) Fund

Data for BlackRock Latin America Inv B Fund (MBLTX) as of May 30, 2016

  • BlackRock Latin America Inv B Fund (MBLTX) has a less-than-ideal short-term performance (1-year return -16.94% vs -14.43% Latin America Stock category median performance)
  • BlackRock Latin America Inv B Fund (MBLTX) has a less-than-ideal mid-term performance (3-year return -15.05% vs -14.13% Latin America Stock category median performance)
  • BlackRock Latin America Inv B Fund (MBLTX) has a less-than-ideal Long-term performance (5-year return -13.32% vs -11.78% Latin America Stock category median performance)
  • BlackRock Latin America Inv B Fund (MBLTX) ratio of up-years vs down years can be improved
  • BlackRock Latin America Inv B Fund (MBLTX) has a Morningstar rating of 3 and below
  • BlackRock Latin America Inv B Fund (MBLTX) is less safe compared to its Latin America Stock peers
  • BlackRock Latin America Inv B Fund (MBLTX) does not have a good risk adjusted return as its 3-year Alpha of -14.96 is worse than category average of -13.6, and its 3-year Sharpe ratio is -0.58
  • BlackRock Latin America Inv B Fund (MBLTX) is more volatile than its peers as it has a 3-year Standard Deviation of 23.4 that is higher than category average of 23.06
  • BlackRock Latin America Inv B Fund (MBLTX) has a higher expense ratio of 2.69% than its Latin America Stock average of 1.72%
  • BlackRock Latin America Inv B Fund (MBLTX) carries a 4.5% load
See BlackRock Latin America Inv B Fund (MBLTX) performance details as of May 30, 2016

 

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FundYear to Date1 Year3 year5 year
BlackRock Latin America Inv B10.23-16.94-15.05-13.32

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Some Latin America Stock ETFs for your consideration

ETFYear to DateOne YearThree Year
First Trust Brazil AlphaDEX ETF (FBZ)000
Global X FTSE Andean 40 ETF (AND)000
iShares Latin America 40 (ILF)000
Market Vectors Brazil Small-Cap ETF (BRF)19.36%-21.94%-27.88%
Global X Brazil Mid Cap ETF (BRAZ)21.49%-19.19%-17.34%

 

Graph of BlackRock Latin America Inv B Fund (MBLTX) Net Asset TrackingBlackRock Latin America Inv B (MBLTX) Fund Net Asset

Track net asset change of BlackRock Latin America Inv B fund (MBLTX)

DateNet Asset
05/2016$177.91M
03/2016$170.44M
02/2016$139.24M
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Graph of BlackRock Latin America Inv B Fund (MBLTX) Portfolio TrackingBlackRock Latin America Inv B (MBLTX) Fund Portfolio Allocation

Track portfolio allocation change of BlackRock Latin America Inv B fund (MBLTX)

DateCashStockBondOther
04/20162.17%95.18%0.39%0.97%
03/20162.28%96.26%0.47%0.96%
01/20164.47%94.75%0.56%0.2%
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graph of BlackRock Latin America Inv B Fund (MBLTX) Top 10 Position TrackingTop 10 Holdings in BlackRock Latin America Inv B (MBLTX) Fund

Discover what BlackRock Latin America Inv B Fund (MBLTX) manager is buying

Apr 29, 2016
Itau Unibanco Holding SA ADR [7.94%]
Ambev SA ADR [6.64%]
Bank Bradesco SA ADR [5.92%]
Fomento Economico Mexicano SAB de CV ADR [5.15%]
CHINA SX20 [4.23%]
Grupo Financiero Banorte SAB de CV Class O [4.13%]
Cielo SA [3.69%]
Wal - Mart de Mexico SAB de CV Class V [3.32%]
Grupo Mexico SAB de CV [3.1%]
Credicorp Ltd. Common Stock [2.86%]

Mar 30, 2016
Itau Unibanco Holding SA ADR [7.62%]
Ambev SA ADR [6.55%]
Bank Bradesco SA ADR [6.07%]
Fomento Economico Mexicano SAB de CV ADR [5.71%]
Grupo Financiero Banorte SAB de CV Class O [4.38%]
CHINA SX20 [4.23%]
Wal - Mart de Mexico SAB de CV Class V [3.41%]
Cielo SA [3.33%]
Credicorp Ltd. Common Stock [3.28%]
America Movil SAB de CV ADR [3.16%]

Jan 30, 2016
Fomento Economico Mexicano SAB de CV ADR [7.62%]
Ambev SA ADR [6.05%]
Grupo Financiero Banorte SAB de CV Class O [5.09%]
Itau Unibanco Holding SA ADR [4.68%]
America Movil SAB de CV ADR [4.47%]
Wal - Mart de Mexico SAB de CV Class V [4.44%]
CHINA SX20 [4.05%]
Bank Bradesco SA ADR [3.57%]
BBSEGURIDADEON ED NM [3.39%]
Credicorp Ltd. Common Stock [3.02%]
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