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Matthews Asia Growth Investor (MPACX) Fund Ranking and Research

Ranking, Research and Recommendation of Matthews Asia Growth Investor (MPACX) Fund

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Graph of Matthews Asia Growth Investor Fund (MPACX) ManagerFund Manager - Taizo Ishida

Fund Manager Information

Fund Manager Tenure: 12.5 years
Fund Family: Matthews Asia Funds
Fund Category: Diversified Pacific/Asia
Fund Performance: May 30, 2016
Fundmojo Fund Grade: B (Score: 0.65)     (What does this score mean?)
Taizo Ishida is a Portfolio Manager at Matthews International Capital Management (Matthews). Mr. Ishida began his investment career in 1990 and joined Matthews in 2006.  Get more insights on Taizo Ishida

 

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Fund Profile and Description

Matthews Asia Growth Investor Fund seeks long-term capital appreciation. Matthews Asia Growth Investor Fund normally invests at least 80% of total net assets which include borrowings for investment purposes, in the common and preferred stocks of companies located in the Asia pacific region. It may also invest in the convertible, of any duration or quality, of Asia Pacific companies.

 

Matthews Asia Growth Investor (MPACX) Fund Strength What we like about Matthews Asia Growth Investor (MPACX) Fund

Data for Matthews Asia Growth Investor Fund (MPACX) as of May 30, 2016

  • Matthews Asia Growth Investor Fund (MPACX) management has been with Matthews Asia Growth Investor Fund for 12.5 years
  • Matthews Asia Growth Investor Fund (MPACX) has good short-term performance (1-year return -6.29% vs -6.39% Diversified Pacific/Asia category median performance)
  • Matthews Asia Growth Investor Fund (MPACX) has good Long-term performance (5-year return 4.08% vs 2.87% Diversified Pacific/Asia category median performance)
  • Matthews Asia Growth Investor Fund (MPACX) ratio of up-years vs down years is greater than 2
  • Matthews Asia Growth Investor Fund (MPACX) has an annual stock turnover rate of 29.51% vs Diversified Pacific/Asia average of 78.93%. It is good that Matthews Asia Growth Investor management does not trade extensively for its return.
  • Matthews Asia Growth Investor Fund (MPACX) is less volatile than its peers as it has a 3-year Standard Deviation of 12.93, lower than category average of 13.31
  • Matthews Asia Growth Investor Fund (MPACX) has a lower expense ratio than its Diversified Pacific/Asia average: 1.11% vs 1.35%
  • Matthews Asia Growth Investor Fund (MPACX) is a true no-load fund as it has no load and no 12b1 promotion, distributions, marketing expenses

Matthews Asia Growth Investor Fund (MPACX) Weakness What we are cautious about Matthews Asia Growth Investor (MPACX) Fund

Data for Matthews Asia Growth Investor Fund (MPACX) as of May 30, 2016

  • Matthews Asia Growth Investor Fund (MPACX) has a less-than-ideal mid-term performance (3-year return 2.13% vs 2.35% Diversified Pacific/Asia category median performance)
  • Matthews Asia Growth Investor Fund (MPACX) has a Morningstar rating of 3 and below
See Matthews Asia Growth Investor Fund (MPACX) performance details as of May 30, 2016

 

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Aadditional top Diversified Pacific/Asia mutual funds for your consideration

FundYear to Date1 Year3 year5 year
Matthews Asia Growth Investor0.38-6.292.134.08
Fidelity Pacific Basin (FPBFX)2.89-2.146.686.55Compare

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Some Diversified Pacific/Asia ETFs for your consideration

ETFYear to DateOne YearThree Year
Vanguard FTSE Pacific ETF (VPL)000
BLDRS Asia 50 ADR ETF (ADRA)-4.39%-15.54%0.51%

 

Graph of Matthews Asia Growth Investor Fund (MPACX) Net Asset TrackingMatthews Asia Growth Investor (MPACX) Fund Net Asset

Track net asset change of Matthews Asia Growth Investor fund (MPACX)

DateNet Asset
05/2016$675.63M
03/2016$704.25M
02/2016$663.53M
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Graph of Matthews Asia Growth Investor Fund (MPACX) Portfolio TrackingMatthews Asia Growth Investor (MPACX) Fund Portfolio Allocation

Track portfolio allocation change of Matthews Asia Growth Investor fund (MPACX)

DateCashStockBondOther
03/20160%99.44%0%0.56%
12/20150%98.96%0%1.04%
09/20150%98.14%0%1.86%
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graph of Matthews Asia Growth Investor Fund (MPACX) Top 10 Position TrackingTop 10 Holdings in Matthews Asia Growth Investor (MPACX) Fund

Discover what Matthews Asia Growth Investor Fund (MPACX) manager is buying

Mar 30, 2016
SYSMEX CORPORATION [4.6%]
Baidu, Inc. [3.78%]
SHENZHOU INTERNATION [3.72%]
BANK RAKYAT INDONES [3.62%]
M3 INC. [3.47%]
PT ASTRA INTL TBK [3.36%]
ORIX CORPORATION [3.34%]
KAKAKU.COM INC TOKYO [3.13%]
Emami Ltd [3.11%]
HDFC Bank Ltd [2.55%]

Dec 30, 2015
SYSMEX CORPORATION [4.64%]
SHENZHOU INTERNATION [3.61%]
OMRON CORP ORD [3.61%]
Baidu, Inc. [3.45%]
BANK RAKYAT INDONES [3.38%]
Emami Ltd [3.07%]
KAKAKU.COM INC TOKYO [3.06%]
ORIX CORPORATION [2.76%]
M3 INC. [2.63%]
DAIKIN INDS LTD [2.62%]

Sep 29, 2015
ORIX CORPORATION [3.92%]
SYSMEX CORPORATION [3.78%]
Emami Ltd [3.44%]
OMRON CORP ORD [3.31%]
Baidu, Inc. [3.18%]
SHENZHOU INTERNATION [3.13%]
SEVEN & I HOLDINGS C [2.71%]
M3 INC. [2.42%]
KAKAKU.COM INC TOKYO [2.42%]
TOYOTA MOTOR CORP LT [2.37%]
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