Equity

Legg Mason Martin Currie Equity Income Fund

Annualised Net Performance as of

Daily Statistics as of

1 Year

%

3 Year

%

5 Year

%

Daily Statistics as of

YTD Return

%

Exit Price

APIR Code/ASX Ticker {{shareClass.altcodes.apir}} -

Share Class Inception Date

Performance Inception Date

AUM

Morningstar Rating

Legg Mason Martin Currie Equity Income Fund
Investment Objective
The Fund aims to provide an after-tax income yield above the S&P/ASX 200 Index and to grow this income above the rate of inflation.
Highlights
  • Aims to deliver a high and growing income stream by investing in quality Australian listed companies
  • Strong focus on income growth to protect purchasing power
  • Seeks to extract the full benefits of franking credits for zero tax rate payers

  • Risks   

    It is important to understand that the value of the investments may go up and down, investment returns are not guaranteed and investors may lose some of their money. The appropriate level of risk for each person depends on a range of factors, including age, investment time frame and the investor’s risk tolerance.

    For more detailed information relating to the risks of the Fund, please refer to the relevant Product Disclosure Statement.

Annualised Performance (%)

As of
The reported share class has insufficient data history to be able to show past performance.
1-y % 3-y % 5-y % 10-y % Inception

Calendar Performance

As of 
Calendar performance data is not available for selected share class
The reported share class has insufficient data history to be able to show past performance.

(As of ) At NAV excluding sales charges
The reported share class has insufficient data history to be able to show past performance.

  • Total net returns represent past performance only. Past performance is not a reliable indicator of future performance. Returns of the Fund can be volatile and in some periods may be negative. The returns shown have been calculated using the net asset value of the Fund from one period to the next and are after fees and expenses. The return of capital is not guaranteed.

Rolling 12 Month Performance

As of
Annual discrete performance data is not available for selected share class
The reported share class has insufficient data history to be able to show past performance.

  • Past Performance is not a reliable indicator of future performance. Please note all performance figures are quoted net of fees.

Daily Statistics

As of
Daily Statistics data is not available for selected share class
Entry Price -
Exit Price -
Total AUM (in millions) -

Fund Facts

Share class inception date
APIR code
Distribution frequency
Management cost
Performance fee
Buy/Sell spread
Suggested investment timeframe
Unit price frequency

  • Management costs and Buy/sell spread are current as at the date of publication of this website. These fees may be subject to change in the future.

Next 12 Month Dividend Yield Forecast (%)

Forecast unfranked portfolio yield
Forecast franked portfolio yield

  • The yield forecast for the next 12 months is calculated using the weighted average of broker consensus forecasts of each portfolio holding and research conducted by Legg Mason Asset Management Australia Limited and is gross of fees. Neither the yield forecasts nor past performance is a guarantee of future results.

Three-Year risk statistics (Annualised)

As of
Three Year Risk Statistics data is not available for selected share class
Standard deviation (%)
Sharpe ratio

Literature

Product Literature

Forms & Applications

Regulatory Documents

Featured Documents

Portfolio Characteristics

Portfolio statistics

As of
Number of Holdings
Percentage of top 10 holdings (%)

Sector breakdown (%)

As of 28/02/2019
Non-bank financials 17.01
Banks 15.34
Consumer Discretionary 14.37
Utilities 10.87
Energy 9.51
Communication Services 8.73
Consumer Staples 7.59
Industrials 6.32
Real Estate 5.53
Materials 1.86
Health Care 0.31
Cash & Cash Equivalents 2.57

Country of issue (%)

As of 28/02/2019
Australia 92.46
New Zealand 4.98
Cash & Cash Equivalents 2.57

  • Portfolio holdings and allocation breakdowns are subject to change at any time without notice. The information provided is provided for information purposes only and should not be considered a recommendation to purchase or sell any particular security in the industries shown. Due to rounding totaled percentages may not equal 100%.

    A negative cash position may be apparent, which is primarily due to the Fund's unsettled trade activity. This is a more concise approach to defining the cash position and it best represents sector exposures in the Fund.

As experienced international equity specialists, Martin Currie crafts high-conviction portfolios for client-focused solutions.

Reece Birtles, CFA, GAICD

Chief Investment Officer

With firm since 1995

Michael Slack, CFA

Head of Research

With firm since 1993

Holdings

Top 10 Holdings (%)

As of 28/02/2019
Australia & New Zealand Banking Group Ltd 4.60
Woodside Petroleum Ltd 4.42
AGL Energy Ltd 4.18
Telstra Corp Ltd 4.14
Wesfarmers Ltd 3.78
Viva Energy Group Ltd 3.77
Insurance Australia Group Ltd 3.61
National Australia Bank Ltd 3.50
JB Hi-Fi Ltd 3.31
Westpac Banking Corp 3.16

Detailed Holdings

Detailed Holdings data is not available for selected share class
Par/Shares Securities description Market value % of investments Country Maturity Date Asset Type S&P Credit Quality Moodys Credit Quality

  • Portfolio holdings are subject to change at any time without notice. The information provided is provided for information purposes only and should not be considered a recommendation to purchase or sell any particular security. Due to rounding totaled percentages may not equal 100%.

Qualitative & Quantitative Ratings
The Legg Mason Martin Currie Equity Income Fund received an overall rating of 3 stars out of 275 Equity Australia Large Blend funds as of 28 February 2019. 

  • You should refer to respective research houses (and their disclaimers on this page) to obtain further information about the meaning of the rating and the rating scale. Ratings are only one factor to be taken into account when deciding whether to invest. Ratings are subject to change without notice and may not be regularly updated.  Ratings are current as at date(s) stated. 

  • Martin Currie

    Martin Currie, our global equity specialist manager, has a presence in Australia since 1954. Today Martin Currie is a leading provider of active equity solutions, managing a growing suite of equity, multi-sector and tailored strategies.

  • About Legg Mason

    Guided by a mission of Investing to Improve LivesTM, Legg Mason helps investors globally achieve better financial outcomes by expanding choice across investment strategies, vehicles and investor access through independent investment managers with diverse expertise in equity, fixed income, alternative and liquidity investments. Legg Mason has won the Fund Manager of the Year three times over the last four years in 2015, 2017 and 2018.

  • The Zenith Investment Partners (“Zenith”) Australian Financial Services License No. 226872 rating referred to in this document is limited to “General Advice” (s766B Corporations Act 2001) for Wholesale clients only. This advice has been prepared without taking into account the objectives, financial situation or needs of any individual and is subject to change at any time without prior notice. It is not a specific recommendation to purchase, sell or hold the relevant product(s). Investors should seek independent financial advice before making an investment decision and should consider the appropriateness of this advice in light of their own objectives, financial situation and needs. Investors should obtain a copy of, and consider the PDS or offer document before making any decision and refer to the full Zenith Product Assessment available on the Zenith website. Past performance is not an indication of future performance. Zenith usually charges the product issuer, fund manager or related party to conduct Product Assessments. Full details regarding Zenith’s methodology, ratings definitions and regulatory compliance are available on our Product Assessments and at http:// www.zenithpartners.com.au/RegulatoryGuidelines.

  •  © 2019 Morningstar, Inc. All rights reserved. The Morningstar Rating is an assessment of a fund’s past performance – based on both return and risk – which shows how similar investments compare with their competitors. A high rating alone is insufficient basis for an investment decision. Neither Morningstar, its affiliates, nor the content providers guarantee the data or content contained herein to be accurate, complete or timely nor will they have any liability for its use or distribution. Any general advice or ‘class service’ have been prepared by Morningstar Australasia Pty Ltd (ABN: 95 090 665 544, AFSL: 240892) and/or Morningstar Research Ltd, subsidiaries of Morningstar, Inc, without reference to your objectives, financial situation or needs. Refer to our Financial Services Guide (FSG) for more information at www.morningstar.com.au/s/fsg.pdf. You should consider the advice in light of these matters and if applicable, the relevant Product Disclosure Statement before making any decision to invest. Our publications, ratings and products should be viewed as an additional investment resource, not as your sole source of information. Past performance does not necessarily indicate a financial product’s future performance. To obtain advice tailored to your situation, contact a professional financial adviser.

  • 2018 FE Money Management. All rights reserved. The information, data, analyses, and opinions contained herein (1) include the proprietary information of FE Money Management and Lonsec (2) may not be copied or redistributed (3) do not constitute investment advice offered by FE Money Management or Lonsec (4) are provided solely for informational purposes and therefore are not an offer to buy or sell a security (5) are not warranted to be correct, complete, or accurate. FE Money Management and Lonsec shall not be responsible for any trading decisions, damages, or other losses resulting from, or related to, this information, data, analyses, or opinions or their use. FE Money Management and Lonsec does not guarantee that a fund will perform in line with its Fund Manager of the Year award as it reflects past performance only. Likewise, the Fund Manager of the Year award should not be any sort of guarantee or assessment of the creditworthiness of a fund or of its underlying securities and should not be used as the sole basis for making any investment decision. 

  • Legg Mason Asset Management Australia Ltd (ABN 76 004 835 849 AFSL 240827) is part of the Global Legg Mason Inc. group. Any reference to Legg Mason Australia or Martin Currie Australia is a reference to Legg Mason Asset Management Australia Limited. Martin Currie Australia is a division within Legg Mason Asset Management Australia Limited. Before making an investment decision you should read the Product Disclosure Statement (PDS) for the Fund carefully and you need to consider, with or without the assistance of a financial advisor, whether such an investment is appropriate in light of your particular investment needs, objectives and financial circumstances. The PDS is available and can be obtained by contacting Legg Mason Australia on 1800 679 541. This product has not been prepared to take into account the investment objectives, financial objectives or particular needs of any particular person. Neither Legg Mason Australia, nor any of its related parties guarantees any performance or the return of capital invested. Past performance is not necessarily indicative of future performance. Investments are subject to risks, including, but not limited to, possible delays in payments and loss of income or capital invested. These opinions are subject to change without notice and do not constitute investment advice or recommendation.