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Key Stats

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Expense Ratio Total Assets Under Management Dividend Yield Turnover Ratio
0.40% 8.589B 1.89% 92.00%
1 Year Fund Level Flows 1 Year Total Returns (Daily) Annualized All Time Total Returns (Daily) Max Drawdown (All)
-386.82M 22.59% Upgrade Upgrade

Basic Info

Investment Strategy
The investment seeks total return. The fund invests its assets in equity securities and debt instruments. Equity securities include common stocks and other securities that represent an ownership interest (or right to acquire an ownership interest) in a company or other issuer. Debt instruments include corporate bonds, U.S. government securities, securitized instruments, and other obligations to repay money borrowed. It generally invests approximately 60% of its assets in equity securities and approximately 40% of its assets in debt instruments.
General
Security Type Mutual Fund
Oldest Share Symbol MSFRX
Equity Style Large Cap/Value
Fixed Income Style Medium Quality/Moderate Sensitivity
Broad Asset Class Allocation
Broad Category Allocation
Category Name Allocation--50% to 70% Equity
Category Index Morningstar Mod Tgt Risk TR USD
Prospectus Objective Balanced
Fund Owner Firm Name MFS
Prospectus Benchmark Index
S&P 500 TR USD 100.0%
Broad Asset Class Benchmark Index
^SPXTR 100.0%
Manager Tenure
Steven Gorham 19.45 yrs
Joshua Marston 12.62 yrs
Alexander Mackey 1.50 yrs
Henry Peabody 1.50 yrs
Johnathan Munko 1.50 yrs

Net Fund Flows Versus Category

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YTD
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1 Year
% Rank: 94
-386.82M
-8.683B Category Low
10.42B Category High
3 Months
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As of July 31, 2021

Performance Versus Category

 
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As of August 02, 2021. Returns for periods of 1 year and above are annualized.

Annual Total Returns Versus Peers

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Name
2014
2015
2016
2017
2018
2019
2020
YTD
8.68%
-0.05%
9.22%
12.53%
-5.47%
20.58%
10.07%
10.64%
13.69%
1.38%
11.96%
21.83%
-4.38%
31.49%
18.40%
17.77%
9.16%
1.98%
8.88%
15.77%
-2.47%
19.48%
11.15%
10.78%
9.34%
-4.11%
12.52%
12.50%
-8.03%
22.55%
6.37%
12.90%
10.32%
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9.74%
9.65%
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16.28%
7.34%
12.06%
10.52%
0.50%
7.12%
16.60%
-3.94%
24.48%
22.48%
12.32%
As of August 02, 2021.

Fundamentals

General
Distribution Yield Upgrade
Dividend Yield TTM (8-2-21) 1.89%
30-Day SEC Yield (6-30-21) Upgrade
7-Day SEC Yield --
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Stock
Weighted Average PE Ratio 21.54
Weighted Average Price to Sales Ratio Upgrade
Weighted Average Price to Book Ratio Upgrade
Weighted Median ROE Upgrade
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Forecasted Dividend Yield Upgrade
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Bond
Current Yield 2.41%
Yield to Maturity Upgrade
Effective Duration Upgrade
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As of June 30, 2021

Fund Details

Key Dates
Inception Date 6/1/2012
Last Annual Report Date 9/30/2020
Last Prospectus Date 1/28/2021
Share Classes
EATRX A
EBTRX B
ECTRX C
MSFFX Retirement
MSFHX Retirement
MSFJX Retirement
MSFRX A
MTRBX B
MTRCX C
MTRIX Inst
MTRRX Retirement
Attributes
Enhanced Index Fund No
Index Fund No
Inverse Fund No
Leveraged Fund No
Fund of Funds No
Currency Hedged Fund No
Synthetic Replication Fund No
Has Dividend Investment Plan No
Socially Responsible Fund No

Asset Allocation

As of June 30, 2021.
Type % Net % Long % Short
Cash 0.94% Upgrade Upgrade
Stock 58.15% Upgrade Upgrade
Bond 39.84% Upgrade Upgrade
Convertible 0.18% Upgrade Upgrade
Preferred 0.88% Upgrade Upgrade
Other 0.00% Upgrade Upgrade

Top 10 Holdings

Name % Weight Price % Change
United States Treasury Notes 1.38%
2.79% -- --
United States Treasury Notes 0.38%
2.58% -- --
Goldman Sachs Group Inc 2.26% 380.70 0.66%
Microsoft Corp 2.07% 287.05 0.78%
United States Treasury Notes 0.13%
1.98% -- --
Comcast Corp Class A 1.98% 58.22 -0.43%
JPMorgan Chase & Co 1.68% 152.61 0.95%
Johnson & Johnson 1.67% 174.50 1.29%
Charles Schwab Corp 1.56% 67.42 -0.47%
Cigna Corp 1.44% 233.55 1.83%

Fees & Availability

Fees
Actual 12B-1 Fee --
Actual Management Fee Upgrade
Administration Fee --
Performance Fee --
Switching Fee --
Transaction Fee --
Maximum Front Load --
Maximum Deferred Load --
Maximum Redemption Fee --
General Availability
Available for Insurance Product No
Available for Retirement Plan No
Available for RRSP No
Purchase Details
Open to New Investors Yes
Open to Existing Investors Yes
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Basic Info

Investment Strategy
The investment seeks total return. The fund invests its assets in equity securities and debt instruments. Equity securities include common stocks and other securities that represent an ownership interest (or right to acquire an ownership interest) in a company or other issuer. Debt instruments include corporate bonds, U.S. government securities, securitized instruments, and other obligations to repay money borrowed. It generally invests approximately 60% of its assets in equity securities and approximately 40% of its assets in debt instruments.
General
Security Type Mutual Fund
Oldest Share Symbol MSFRX
Equity Style Large Cap/Value
Fixed Income Style Medium Quality/Moderate Sensitivity
Broad Asset Class Allocation
Broad Category Allocation
Category Name Allocation--50% to 70% Equity
Category Index Morningstar Mod Tgt Risk TR USD
Prospectus Objective Balanced
Fund Owner Firm Name MFS
Prospectus Benchmark Index
S&P 500 TR USD 100.0%
Broad Asset Class Benchmark Index
^SPXTR 100.0%
Manager Tenure
Steven Gorham 19.45 yrs
Joshua Marston 12.62 yrs
Alexander Mackey 1.50 yrs
Henry Peabody 1.50 yrs
Johnathan Munko 1.50 yrs

Fundamentals

General
Distribution Yield Upgrade
Dividend Yield TTM (8-2-21) 1.89%
30-Day SEC Yield (6-30-21) Upgrade
7-Day SEC Yield --
Number of Holdings Upgrade
Stock
Weighted Average PE Ratio 21.54
Weighted Average Price to Sales Ratio Upgrade
Weighted Average Price to Book Ratio Upgrade
Weighted Median ROE Upgrade
Weighted Median ROA Upgrade
Forecasted Dividend Yield Upgrade
Forecasted PE Ratio Upgrade
Forecasted Price to Sales Ratio Upgrade
Forecasted Price to Book Ratio Upgrade
Bond
Current Yield 2.41%
Yield to Maturity Upgrade
Effective Duration Upgrade
Average Coupon Upgrade
Average Credit Score Upgrade
Average Price Upgrade
As of June 30, 2021

Fund Details

Key Dates
Inception Date 6/1/2012
Last Annual Report Date 9/30/2020
Last Prospectus Date 1/28/2021
Share Classes
EATRX A
EBTRX B
ECTRX C
MSFFX Retirement
MSFHX Retirement
MSFJX Retirement
MSFRX A
MTRBX B
MTRCX C
MTRIX Inst
MTRRX Retirement
Attributes
Enhanced Index Fund No
Index Fund No
Inverse Fund No
Leveraged Fund No
Fund of Funds No
Currency Hedged Fund No
Synthetic Replication Fund No
Has Dividend Investment Plan No
Socially Responsible Fund No