Fund Facts  

Inception Date: Aug 13, 2015
CUSIP: 091936245
Ticker Symbol: BSMAX
Morningstar Category:Small Blend
As of Jun 30, 2018
Fund Net Assets ($millions) $123

Documents for Fund or Underlying Fund(s)  

Description

Objective  

The investment seeks to track the performance of the small to mid-cap segment of the U.S. equity universe.

Principal Investment Strategies  

The fund seeks to track the investment results of the Russell 2500TM Index, which measures the performance of the small to mid-cap segment of the U.S. equity universe, commonly referred to as "smid" cap. The underlying index is a subset of the Russell 3000® Index. The fund generally invests at least 90% of its assets, plus the amount of any borrowing for investment purposes, in securities of the underlying index.

Principal Investment Risks  

There is no guarantee that the Fund will achieve its investment objective. You may lose money by investing in the Fund. Please see the Fund’s prospectus or other disclosure documents for information about the Fund’s risks.

 

Performance & Expenses

Standard Performance As of Jun 30, 2018
Fund/Benchmark Name QtrYTD1-Yr3-Yr5-Yr10-YrSince Inception
iShares Russell S/Mid Cap Idxa5.73%5.38%16.02%N/AN/AN/A11.27%
Russell 2500 Indexa,b5.71%5.46%16.24%10.30%12.29%10.74%N/A
Morningstar Small Blenda,c6.31%5.26%14.67%9.41%11.02%9.73%N/A

Fund past performance, as shown, is no guarantee of how the Fund will perform in the future. The performance shown has been annualized for periods greater than one year. Investment returns and principal value will fluctuate, so that an investor's shares, when redeemed, may be worth more or less than their original cost. For current performance, visit www.icmarc.org.

Fund Expensesa,d
Gross Expenses0.75%
Net Expenses0.38%

 

a. Certain information including, but not limited to, benchmark performance or other performance and/or fee information, is provided by Morningstar, Inc., © 2018 All rights reserved. This information: (1) is proprietary to Morningstar and/or its content providers; (2) may not be copied or distributed and (3) is not warranted to be accurate, complete or timely. Neither Morningstar and/or its content providers are responsible for any damages or losses arising from any use of information. Morningstar is a registered trademark of Morningstar, Inc.

b. The Russell 2500™ measures the performance of the small to mid-cap segment of the U.S. equity universe, commonly referred to as "smid" cap. The Russell 2500™ Index is a subset of the Russell 3000® Index, and includes approximately 2,500 of the smallest securities in the Russell 3000® Index, based on a combination of their market capitalization and current index membership.

c. The Morningstar category represents the average return for a category of funds with similar investment objectives and strategies. The average is calculated and funds are assigned to a category by Morningstar.

d. Differences between the net and gross expense ratios of a fund are typically due to fee waivers, expense reimbursements, and/or expense limits.

Distributions

Dividends and Capital Gains  
Record Date Ex/Payable Date Income/Capital Gains Paid Per Share
Apr 11, 2018Apr 11, 2018$0.031547000
Dec 15, 2017Dec 15, 2017$0.231140000
Oct 12, 2017Oct 12, 2017$0.043035000
Jul 20, 2017Jul 20, 2017$0.027606000
Apr 12, 2017Apr 12, 2017$0.019412000
Dec 15, 2016Dec 15, 2016$0.064010000
Oct 13, 2016Oct 13, 2016$0.031142000
Jul 21, 2016Jul 21, 2016$0.021776000
 

Morningstar Information

Morningstar RatingTM   As of
Period Stars Category Size
Overall N/A N/A
3-Year N/A N/A
5-Year N/A N/A
10-Year N/A N/A
 
Morningstar Stylebox As of
Equity Stylebox
Medium Blend
Allocation of Assets As of May 31, 2018
Type of Asset Percent
Equity98%
Fixed Income0%
Cash/Other2%

Due to rounding, percentages shown may not add up to 100%.

 
 

Characteristics

Allocation of Assets As of May 31, 2018
Asset ClassPercent
Domestic Stock97.3%
Foreign Stock1.1%
Domestic Bond0.0%
Foreign Bond0.0%
Preferred0.0%
Convertible0.0%
Cash1.5%
Other0.0%

Due to rounding, percentages shown may not add up to 100%.

 
Equity Sector As of May 31, 2018
SectorPercent
Technology16.5%
Financial Services15.4%
Industrials15.1%
Consumer Cyclical13.5%
Healthcare11.2%
Real Estate9.9%
Basic Materials5.5%
Energy4.6%
Utilities3.1%
Consumer Defensive3.1%
Communication Services0.6%

Exposure reflects equity securities only and will sum to the equity exposure of the fund.

 
Top Ten Holdings As of May 31, 2018
Holding NamePercent
E*TRADE Financial Corp0.3%
SVB Financial Group0.3%
Splunk Inc0.3%
Abiomed Inc0.3%
MSCI Inc0.3%
ResMed Inc0.3%
Square Inc A0.3%
Ansys Inc0.3%
HollyFrontier Corp0.3%
Broadridge Financial Solutions Inc0.3%
 

Statistics

Portfolio Statistics As of
Statistic3-Year5-Year
BetaN/AN/A
AlphaN/AN/A
Standard DeviationN/AN/A
 
 

Footnotes

1.

Please read the fund's prospectus or disclosure materials carefully for a complete summary of all fees, expenses, investment objectives and strategies, risks, financial highlights, and performance information. Investing involves risk, including possible loss of the amount invested. Investors should carefully consider the information contained in the prospectus or disclosure materials before investing. To request a prospectus or disclosure materials, you may contact us by calling 800-669-7400, emailing investorservices@icmarc.org, or visiting www.icmarc.org.

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Morningstar places funds in certain categories based on the fund's historical portfolio holdings. Placement of a fund in a particular Morningstar category does not mean that the fund will remain in that category or that it will invest primarily in securities consistent with its Morningstar category. A fund's investment strategy and portfolio holdings are governed by its prospectus, guidelines or other governing documents, not its Morningstar category.