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Matthew 25 (MXXVX) Fund Ranking and Research

Ranking, Research and Recommendation of Matthew 25 (MXXVX) Fund

    Last Trade: $29.01 on 8/28/2015, Change: +0.08 (0.28%)

 

Graph of Matthew 25 Fund (MXXVX) ManagerFund Manager - Mark Mulholland

Fund Manager Information

Fund Manager Tenure: 19.9 years
Fund Family: Matthew 25
Fund Category: Large Growth
Fund Performance: Jul 30, 2015
Fundmojo Fund Grade: C (Score: 0.52)     (What does this score mean?)
Mulholland is the president of the Matthew 25 Management Corp (the Adviser to the Fund), and the Portfolio Manager for the Fund. Mulholland has over 24 years of experience in the securities industry. Mulholland started the Matthew 25 Fund and the Matthew 25 Management Corp in 1995. Mulholland is also a stockbroker with Boenning & Scattergood.  Get more insights on Mark Mulholland

 

Graph of Matthew 25 Fund (MXXVX) ProfileMatthew 25 Fund (MXXVX) Profile

Fund Profile and Description

Matthew 25 Fund seeks long-term capital appreciation; income is a secondary consideration. Matthew 25 Fund invests primarily in common stocks and convertible securities. The advisor blends growth and value investment strategies in the security selection process. It invests in companies of any size. Matthew 25 Fund may invest up to 25% of total assets in a single security the advisor believes to be exceptionally promising. It is non-diversified.

 

Matthew 25 (MXXVX) Fund Strength What we like about Matthew 25 (MXXVX) Fund

Data for Matthew 25 Fund (MXXVX) as of Jul 30, 2015

  • Matthew 25 Fund (MXXVX) management has been with Matthew 25 Fund for 19.9 years
  • Matthew 25 Fund (MXXVX) has good Long-term performance (5-year return 20.46% vs 16.28% Large Growth category median performance)
  • Matthew 25 Fund (MXXVX) ratio of up-years vs down years is greater than 2
  • Matthew 25 Fund (MXXVX) has an annual stock turnover rate of 20.77% vs Large Growth average of 45.91%. It is good that Matthew 25 management does not trade extensively for its return.
  • Matthew 25 Fund (MXXVX) has a lower expense ratio than its Large Growth average: 1.06% vs 1.18%
  • Matthew 25 Fund (MXXVX) is a true no-load fund as it has no load and no 12b1 promotion, distributions, marketing expenses

Matthew 25 Fund (MXXVX) Weakness What we are cautious about Matthew 25 (MXXVX) Fund

Data for Matthew 25 Fund (MXXVX) as of Jul 30, 2015

  • Matthew 25 Fund (MXXVX) has a less-than-ideal short-term performance (1-year return 2.16% vs 14.46% Large Growth category median performance)
  • Matthew 25 Fund (MXXVX) has a less-than-ideal mid-term performance (3-year return 16.08% vs 18.52% Large Growth category median performance)
  • Matthew 25 Fund (MXXVX) has a Morningstar rating of 3 and below
  • Matthew 25 Fund (MXXVX) is less safe compared to its Large Growth peers
  • Matthew 25 Fund (MXXVX) is more volatile than its peers as it has a 3-year Standard Deviation of 10 that is higher than category average of 9.76
  • Asset base in Matthew 25 Fund (MXXVX) has been consistently decreasing in the last 2 months. It shows lacks of investor confidence and market support
See Matthew 25 Fund (MXXVX) performance details as of Jul 30, 2015

 

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Compare Matthew 25 Fund (MXXVX)Compare with other top Large Growth category mutual funds

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Compare Matthew 25 Fund (MXXVX)Compare with Large Growth category ETFs

Some Large Growth ETFs for your consideration

ETFYear to DateOne YearThree Year
SPDR MFS Systematic Growth Equity ETF (SYG)5.87%22.59%0
AlphaClone Alternative Alpha ETF (ALFA)8.95%22.29%20.82%
Columbia Large Cap Growth ETF (RPX)11.42%21.25%21.91%
First Trust US IPO ETF (FPX)11.72%20.20%28.14%
iShares MSCI USA Momentum Factor (MTUM)9.62%19.91%NaN

 

Graph of Matthew 25 Fund (MXXVX) Net Asset TrackingMatthew 25 (MXXVX) Fund Net Asset

Track net asset change of Matthew 25 fund (MXXVX)

DateNet Asset
07/2015$733.55M
05/2015$801.24M
04/2015$818.25M
More historic net asset information on Matthew 25 Fund (MXXVX)

  

Graph of Matthew 25 Fund (MXXVX) Portfolio TrackingMatthew 25 (MXXVX) Fund Portfolio Allocation

Track portfolio allocation change of Matthew 25 fund (MXXVX)

DateCashStockBondOther
03/20150.48%96.95%0.29%0.41%
12/20140.23%98.18%0.14%0.37%
09/20140.13%97.34%0.35%0.34%
Click here to see more historic asset allocation information on Matthew 25 Fund (MXXVX)

 

graph of Matthew 25 Fund (MXXVX) Top 10 Position TrackingTop 10 Holdings in Matthew 25 (MXXVX) Fund

Discover what Matthew 25 Fund (MXXVX) manager is buying

Mar 30, 2015
Apple Inc. [13.54%]
Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) [6.18%]
Brandywine Realty Trust Common [5.7%]
Mastercard Incorporated Common [5.32%]
KKR & Co. L.P. Common Units Rep [5.25%]
FedEx Corporation Common Stock [5.24%]
Berkshire Hathaway Inc Class A [5.2%]
Scripps Networks Interactive, I [5.15%]
JP Morgan Chase & Co. Common St [5.13%]

Dec 30, 2014
Apple Inc. [14.77%]
Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) [6.06%]
Brandywine Realty Trust Common [5.42%]
FedEx Corporation Common Stock [5.23%]
KKR & Co. L.P. Common Units Rep [5.08%]
Mastercard Incorporated Common [5.04%]
JP Morgan Chase & Co. Common St [5.03%]
Berkshire Hathaway Inc Class A [5.01%]
Polaris Industries Inc. Common [4.98%]

Sep 29, 2014
Apple Inc. [15.33%]
Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. (The) [5.59%]
FedEx Corporation Common Stock [5.16%]
Berkshire Hathaway Inc Class A [5.13%]
Brandywine Realty Trust Common [4.9%]
Polaris Industries Inc. Common [4.89%]
Scripps Networks Interactive, I [4.78%]
JP Morgan Chase & Co. Common St [4.7%]
KKR & Co. L.P. Common Units Rep [4.51%]
Click here for Stock Holding Change Map in Matthew 25 Fund (MXXVX)

  

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