JPMORGAN EQUITY INCOME FUND
A conservative approach to equities pays dividends.
The Equity Income Fund focuses on high-quality U.S. companies with healthy and sustainable dividends, which seeks to provide lower volatility access to stock market growth.
- Portfolio management team led by experienced equity income manager Clare Hart.
- Invests in high-quality U.S. companies with attractive valuations and healthy dividends.
- Top-quintile performance vs. peers over the 3-yr. period and top-decile performance over the 10-yr. period.1
EXCESS GROWTH OF $100,000 over 10 years
Compared to benchmark and category average, in thousands (difference vs. benchmark)
Chart source: Morningstar, J.P. Morgan Asset Management; as of 9/30/17. Morningstar Large Value Category. Returns for I Share class. Other share classes may have higher expenses, which would result in lower returns. Ten-year growth with dividends and capital gains reinvested. There is no direct correlation between a hypothetical investment and the anticipated performance of the Fund. The $0 value for benchmark growth is the baseline for the over and under comparison.
1Source: Morningstar, Large Value Category. I Shares as of 9/30/17. Ranked: 1-yr. (571/1269), 3-yrs. (161/1108), 5-yrs. (251/962) and 10-yrs. (32/689).
Fees and Minimums
Total return assumes reinvestment of income.
The Fund's adviser and/or its affiliates have contractually agreed to waive fees and/or reimburse expenses to the extent Total Annual Fund Operating Expenses (excluding acquired fund fees and expenses, dividend and interest expenses related to short sales, interest, taxes, expenses related to litigation and potential litigation and extraordinary expenses) exceed 1.04% for A Shares, 1.54% for C Shares, 0.79% for I Shares, 1.29% for R2 Shares, 1.04% for R3 Shares, 0.79% for R4 Shares, 0.59% for R5 Shares, 0.54% for R6 Shares and 1.04% for T Shares of the average daily net assets. The Fund may invest in one or more money market funds advised by the adviser or its affiliates (affiliated money market funds). The Fund's adviser has contractually agreed to waive fees and/or reimburse expenses in an amount sufficient to offset the fees and expenses of the affiliated money market funds incurred by the Fund because of the Fund's investment in such money market funds. This waiver is in effect through 10/31/2018 for A Shares, 10/31/2018 for C Shares, 10/31/2018 for I Shares, 10/31/2018 for R2 Shares, 10/31/2018 for R3 Shares, 10/31/2018 for R4 Shares, 10/31/2018 for R5 Shares, 10/31/2018 for R6 Shares and 10/31/2018 for T Shares, at which time the adviser and/or its affiliates will determine whether to renew or revise it. The difference between net and gross fees includes all applicable fee waivers and expense reimbursements.
Mutual funds have fees that reduce their performance: indexes do not. You cannot invest directly in an index.
The Russell 1000 Value Index is an unmanaged index measuring the performance of those Russell 1000 companies with lower price-to-book ratios and lower forecasted growth values.
The performance of the Lipper Equity Income Funds Index includes expenses associated with a mutual fund, such as investment management fees. These expenses are not identical to the expenses charged by the Fund.
Total return figures (for the fund and any index quoted) assume payment of fees and reinvestment of dividends (after the highest applicable foreign withholding tax) and distributions. Without fee waivers, fund returns would have been lower. Due to rounding, some values may not total 100%.
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The currency for the calculation corresponds to the currency of the country for which the awards are calculated and relies on monthly data. Classification averages are calculated with all eligible share classes for each eligible classification. The calculation periods extend over 36, 60, and 120 months. For a detailed explanation please review the Lipper Leaders methodology document on www.lipperweb.com.
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Effective November 22, 2017, the calendar year performance of the R2 share class, prior to the inception of the share class, was recalculated to take into consideration the expenses of the share class.
The prices of equity securities are sensitive to a wide range of factors, from economic to company-specific news, and can fluctuate rapidly and unpredictably, causing an investment to decrease in value.
There is no guarantee that companies will declare, continue to pay or increase dividends.
The top 10 holdings listed reflect only the Fund's long-term investments. Short-term investments are excluded. Holdings are subject to change. The holdings listed should not be considered recommendations to purchase or sell a particular security. Each individual security is calculated as a percentage of the aggregate market value of the securities held in the Fund and does not include the use of derivative positions, where applicable.
P/E ratio: the number by which earnings per share is multiplied to estimate a stock's value.
P/B ratio: the relationship between a stock's price and the book value of that stock.
EPS: Total earnings divided by the number of shares outstanding.