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AllianzGI Global Allocation A (PALAX) Fund Ranking and Research

Ranking, Research and Recommendation of AllianzGI Global Allocation A (PALAX) Fund

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Graph of AllianzGI Global Allocation A Fund (PALAX) ManagerFund Manager - Paul Pietranico

Fund Manager Information

Fund Manager Tenure: 10.9 years
Similar Funds: PALCX  PALLX 
Fund Family: Allianz Funds
Fund Category: World Allocation
Fund Performance: May 30, 2016
Fundmojo Fund Grade: C (Score: 0.56)     (What does this score mean?)
Pietranico joined Allianz Global Investors of America L.P. in June 2005 as director of the investment manager due diligence, risk analysis and performance reporting teams. Prior to that, he worked at the Center for Investment Research at Charles Schwab & Co. where he was a director of quantitative mutual fund research and portfolio construction. He started his career at Schwab as a mutual fund due diligence analyst. Pietranico holds the Charted Financial Analyst Designation.  Get more insights on Paul Pietranico

 

Graph of AllianzGI Global Allocation A Fund (PALAX) ProfileAllianzGI Global Allocation A Fund (PALAX) Profile

Fund Profile and Description

AllianzGI Global Allocation A Fund seeks after-inflation capital appreciation and current income. AllianzGI Global Allocation A Fund normally invests in certain affiliated mutual funds sponsored by Allianz and PIMCO (the “underlying funds”). It may invest without limit in underlying funds and may invest significantly in one or a small number of the underlying funds. Underlying funds in turn invest in return-generating assets and defensive assets. AllianzGI Global Allocation A Fund may also utilize derivative instruments, such as options, forwards or futures contracts and swap agreements. AllianzGI Global Allocation A Fund allocates ranges of 35% to 75% for return-generating assets and 25% to 65% for defensive assets.

 

AllianzGI Global Allocation A (PALAX) Fund Strength What we like about AllianzGI Global Allocation A (PALAX) Fund

Data for AllianzGI Global Allocation A Fund (PALAX) as of May 30, 2016

  • AllianzGI Global Allocation A Fund (PALAX) management has been with AllianzGI Global Allocation A Fund for 10.9 years
  • AllianzGI Global Allocation A Fund (PALAX) has good short-term performance (1-year return -4.24% vs -4.40% World Allocation category median performance)
  • AllianzGI Global Allocation A Fund (PALAX) ratio of up-years vs down years is greater than 2
  • AllianzGI Global Allocation A Fund (PALAX) has an annual stock turnover rate of 113.00% vs World Allocation average of 877.79%. It is good that AllianzGI Global Allocation A management does not trade extensively for its return.
  • AllianzGI Global Allocation A Fund (PALAX) is less volatile than its peers as it has a 3-year Standard Deviation of 7.03, lower than category average of 8.6
  • AllianzGI Global Allocation A Fund (PALAX) has a lower expense ratio than its World Allocation average: 0.55% vs 1.07%

AllianzGI Global Allocation A Fund (PALAX) Weakness What we are cautious about AllianzGI Global Allocation A (PALAX) Fund

Data for AllianzGI Global Allocation A Fund (PALAX) as of May 30, 2016

  • AllianzGI Global Allocation A Fund (PALAX) has a less-than-ideal mid-term performance (3-year return 2.55% vs 2.81% World Allocation category median performance)
  • AllianzGI Global Allocation A Fund (PALAX) has a less-than-ideal Long-term performance (5-year return 3.04% vs 3.40% World Allocation category median performance)
  • AllianzGI Global Allocation A Fund (PALAX) has a Morningstar rating of 3 and below
  • AllianzGI Global Allocation A Fund (PALAX) carries a 5.5% load
See AllianzGI Global Allocation A Fund (PALAX) performance details as of May 30, 2016

 

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Graph of AllianzGI Global Allocation A Fund (PALAX) Net Asset TrackingAllianzGI Global Allocation A (PALAX) Fund Net Asset

Track net asset change of AllianzGI Global Allocation A fund (PALAX)

DateNet Asset
05/2016$495.19M
03/2016$502.78M
02/2016$485.01M
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Graph of AllianzGI Global Allocation A Fund (PALAX) Portfolio TrackingAllianzGI Global Allocation A (PALAX) Fund Portfolio Allocation

Track portfolio allocation change of AllianzGI Global Allocation A fund (PALAX)

DateCashStockBondOther
04/201613.96%42.25%13.42%30.27%
02/201623.8%44.94%8.74%22.44%
12/20156.27%56.86%13.35%23.3%
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graph of AllianzGI Global Allocation A Fund (PALAX) Top 10 Position TrackingTop 10 Holdings in AllianzGI Global Allocation A (PALAX) Fund

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Apr 29, 2016
AllianzGI Best Styles Global Eq R6 [43.29%]
AllianzGI Advanced Core Bond [21.99%]
iShares MSCI USA Minimum Volatility [4.15%]
iShares MSCI EAFE Minimum Volatility [4.1%]
AllianzGI Structured Return Instl [3.05%]
Us 10yr Note (Cbt)jun16 Xcbt 20160621 [3.04%]
Euro-Btp Future Jun16 Xeur 20160608 [2.9%]
AllianzGI Short Duration High Inc Instl [2.09%]
AllianzGI Emerging Markets Debt Instl [2.09%]
Us Ultra Bond Cbt Jun16 Xcbt 20160621 [1.94%]

Feb 28, 2016
AllianzGI Best Styles Global Eq R6 [43.5%]
AllianzGI Advanced Core Bond [23.49%]
iShares MSCI USA Minimum Volatility [4.24%]
iShares MSCI EAFE Minimum Volatility [4.2%]
AllianzGI Structured Return Instl [3.26%]
Us 10yr Note (Cbt)jun16 Xcbt 20160621 [2.95%]
AllianzGI Short Duration High Inc Instl [2.2%]
Us Ultra Bond Cbt Jun16 Xcbt 20160621 [2.19%]
Euro-Btp Future Mar16 Xeur 20160308 [1.82%]
Topix Indx Futr Mar16 Xose 20160310 [1.22%]

Dec 30, 2015
AllianzGI Best Styles Global Eq R6 [48.35%]
AllianzGI Advanced Core Bond [22.56%]
Dollar Index Mar16 Ifus 20160314 [4.74%]
Us 5yr Note (Cbt) Mar16 Xcbt 20160331 [3.87%]
AllianzGI Short Duration High Inc Instl [3.53%]
iShares MSCI USA Minimum Volatility [2.43%]
AllianzGI Structured Return Instl [2.32%]
AllianzGI US Managed Volatility Instl [2.02%]
Euro-Btp Future Mar16 Xeur 20160308 [1.95%]
iShares MSCI EAFE Minimum Volatility [1.85%]
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