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MFS International Value A (MGIAX) Fund Ranking and Research

Ranking, Research and Recommendation of MFS International Value A (MGIAX) Fund

    Last Trade: $41.57 on 9/22/2017, Change: +0.07 (0.17%)

 

Graph of MFS International Value A Fund (MGIAX) ManagerFund Manager - Pablo De La Mata

Fund Manager Information

Fund Manager Tenure: 3.0 years
Similar Funds: MGIBX  MGICX 
Fund Family: MFS
Fund Category: Foreign Large Blend
Fund Performance: May 30, 2016
Fundmojo Fund Grade: A+ (Score: 0.84)     (What does this score mean?)

 

Graph of MFS International Value A Fund (MGIAX) ProfileMFS International Value A Fund (MGIAX) Profile

Fund Profile and Description

MFS International Value A Fund seeks capital appreciation. MFS International Value A Fund normally invests assets primarily in foreign equity securities, including emerging-market equity securities. It may invest a relatively high percentage of the fund's assets in a single country or a small number of countries. MFS International Value A Fund focuses on investing assets in the stocks of companies that it believes are undervalued compared to their perceived worth.

 

MFS International Value A (MGIAX) Fund Strength What we like about MFS International Value A (MGIAX) Fund

Data for MFS International Value A Fund (MGIAX) as of May 30, 2016

  • MFS International Value A Fund (MGIAX) has good short-term performance (1-year return 1.60% vs -10.09% Foreign Large Blend category median performance)
  • MFS International Value A Fund (MGIAX) has good mid-term performance (3-year return 8.65% vs 1.82% Foreign Large Blend category median performance)
  • MFS International Value A Fund (MGIAX) has good Long-term performance (5-year return 8.48% vs 1.53% Foreign Large Blend category median performance)
  • MFS International Value A Fund (MGIAX) ratio of up-years vs down years is greater than 2
  • MFS International Value A Fund (MGIAX) has a Morningstar rating of 4 and above
  • Asset base in MFS International Value A Fund (MGIAX) has been consistently increasing at a reasonable pace in the last 2 months. It shows investor confidence and market support
  • MFS International Value A Fund (MGIAX) has an annual stock turnover rate of 14.00% vs Foreign Large Blend average of 44.90%. It is good that MFS International Value A management does not trade extensively for its return.
  • MFS International Value A Fund (MGIAX) is less volatile than its peers as it has a 3-year Standard Deviation of 10.44, lower than category average of 12.81
  • MFS International Value A Fund (MGIAX) has a lower expense ratio than its Foreign Large Blend average: 1.02% vs 1.14%

MFS International Value A Fund (MGIAX) Weakness What we are cautious about MFS International Value A (MGIAX) Fund

Data for MFS International Value A Fund (MGIAX) as of May 30, 2016

  • MFS International Value A Fund (MGIAX) management has been with MFS International Value A Fund for only 3.0 years, it is hard to judge manager's ability based on this fund's operation record
  • MFS International Value A Fund (MGIAX) carries a 5.75% load
See MFS International Value A Fund (MGIAX) performance details as of May 30, 2016

 

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Compare MFS International Value A Fund (MGIAX)Compare with other top Foreign Large Blend category mutual funds

Aadditional top Foreign Large Blend mutual funds for your consideration

FundYear to Date1 Year3 year5 year
MFS International Value A4.101.608.658.48
Parametric International Equity Investor (EAISX)1.60-4.953.802.79Compare
INTECH International Mgd Volatility T (JRMTX)1.29-2.474.563.43Compare
Artisan International Value Investor (ARTKX)2.65-4.906.066.97Compare

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Compare MFS International Value A Fund (MGIAX)Compare with Foreign Large Blend category ETFs

Some Foreign Large Blend ETFs for your consideration

ETFYear to DateOne YearThree Year
AdvisorShares Madrona International ETF (FWDI)000
Vanguard Total International Stock ETF (VXUS)000
iShares MSCI EAFE Minimum Volatility (EFAV)000
Schwab International Equity ETF (SCHF)000
PowerShares Intl Div Achiev ETF (PID)000

 

Graph of MFS International Value A Fund (MGIAX) Net Asset TrackingMFS International Value A (MGIAX) Fund Net Asset

Track net asset change of MFS International Value A fund (MGIAX)

DateNet Asset
05/2016$25.89B
03/2016$25.67B
02/2016$24.10B
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Graph of MFS International Value A Fund (MGIAX) Portfolio TrackingMFS International Value A (MGIAX) Fund Portfolio Allocation

Track portfolio allocation change of MFS International Value A fund (MGIAX)

DateCashStockBondOther
04/20163.32%96.68%0%0%
02/20162.93%97.07%0%0%
01/20162.79%97.21%0%0%
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graph of MFS International Value A Fund (MGIAX) Top 10 Position TrackingTop 10 Holdings in MFS International Value A (MGIAX) Fund

Discover what MFS International Value A Fund (MGIAX) manager is buying

Apr 29, 2016
NESTLE SA CHAM ET VE [4.27%]
Danone SA [3.65%]
Reckitt Benckiser Group PLC [3.45%]
Brambles Ltd [3.05%]
Colgate-Palmolive Company Commo [2.99%]
KDDI CORP [2.58%]
Compass Group PLC [2.36%]
Henkel AG & Co KGaA Pfd Shs - Non-voting [2.22%]
KAO CORP -NEW [2.17%]
JAPAN TOBACCO [2.14%]

Feb 28, 2016
NESTLE SA CHAM ET VE [4.18%]
Danone SA [3.85%]
Reckitt Benckiser Group PLC [3.4%]
Colgate-Palmolive Company Commo [3.23%]
Brambles Ltd [3.05%]
KDDI CORP [2.54%]
Compass Group PLC [2.48%]
JAPAN TOBACCO [2.34%]
KAO CORP -NEW [2.14%]
Analog Devices, Inc. [2.11%]

Jan 30, 2016
NESTLE SA CHAM ET VE [4.34%]
Danone SA [3.78%]
Colgate-Palmolive Company Commo [3.3%]
Reckitt Benckiser Group PLC [3.29%]
Brambles Ltd [2.71%]
KDDI CORP [2.59%]
Compass Group PLC [2.44%]
KAO CORP -NEW [2.35%]
JAPAN TOBACCO [2.27%]
Henkel AG & Co KGaA Pfd Shs - Non-voting [2.18%]
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