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Multi-Strategy fund

Hartford Balanced HLS Fund    Share Class - HLS IA (HADAX)


MORNINGSTAR RATING:
Overall, 4 stars, 3-Year, 4 stars, 5-Year, 4 stars, and 10-Year, 4 stars, rated against 653, 653, 595 and 425 products, respectively. Morningstar RatingTM is calculated for products with at least a 3-year history, based on a risk-adjusted return measure (excluding any applicable sale charges) and accounts for variations in a product's monthly performance. 5 stars are assigned to the top 10%; 4 stars to the next 22.5%, 3 stars to the next 35%, 2 stars to the next 22.5% and 1 star to the bottom 10%. ETFs and mutual funds are considered a single population. The Overall Rating is derived from a weighted average of the performance figures associated with its 3-, 5-, and 10-year (if applicable) Morningstar Rating metrics. For more information about these ratings, including their methodology, please go to global.morningstar.com/managerdisclosures . Ratings for other share classes may vary and are subject to change monthly. Past performance is no guarantee of future performance.
©2021 Morningstar, Inc. All rights reserved. The information contained herein: (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 nor its content providers are responsible for any damages or losses arising from any use of this information.
overall (as of 8/31/2021)
653 PRODUCTS
Allocation--50% to 70% Equity Category
Based on Risk-Adjusted Returns

Key Documents
      Actions

      Effective 12/31/17, this Fund is closed to certain qualified pension and retirement plans. For more information, please refer to the fund’s statutory prospectus.

      Objective

      Seeks long-term total return.

      Overview

      A balanced fund designed to shift stock and bond allocations opportunistically based on changing market environments.

      Portfolio Management
      Senior Managing Director
      Equity Portfolio Manager
      4
      YRS
      MANAGING THIS FUND
      16
      YRS
      AT WELLINGTON MANAGEMENT
      24
      YRS
      EXPERIENCE IN THIS INDUSTRY
      Senior Managing Director
      Fixed-Income Portfolio Manager
      4
      YRS
      MANAGING THIS FUND
      7
      YRS
      AT WELLINGTON MANAGEMENT
      20
      YRS
      EXPERIENCE IN THIS INDUSTRY
      Managing Director
      Equity Research Analyst
      1
      YRS
      MANAGING THIS FUND
      17
      YRS
      AT WELLINGTON MANAGEMENT
      24
      YRS
      EXPERIENCE IN THIS INDUSTRY

      The portfolio managers are supported by the full resources of Wellington.

      Performance

      PERFORMANCE %
       
      CUMULATIVE %
      (as of 8/31/2021)
      AVERAGE ANNUAL TOTAL RETURNS %
      (as of 8/31/2021)
      YTD 1YR 3YR 5YR 10YR SI
      Hartford Balanced HLS IA 16.00 25.14 13.06 11.67 11.12 9.32
      Benchmark 12.21 17.92 13.34 12.15 11.12 ---
      Morningstar Allocation--50% to 70% Equity Category 12.42 21.33 10.73 10.23 9.21 ---
       
      CUMULATIVE %
      (as of 6/30/2021)
      AVERAGE ANNUAL TOTAL RETURNS %
      (as of 6/30/2021)
      YTD 1YR 3YR 5YR 10YR SI
      Hartford Balanced HLS IA 11.91 28.52 13.19 11.44 10.08 9.26
      Benchmark 8.23 23.02 13.64 11.90 10.36 ---
      Morningstar Allocation--50% to 70% Equity Category 9.69 27.06 11.00 10.26 8.34 ---

      Performance data quoted represents past performance and does not guarantee future results. The investment return and principal value of an investment will fluctuate so that an investor's shares, when redeemed, may be worth more or less than their original cost. Current performance may be lower or higher than the performance data quoted.

      SI = Since Inception. Fund Inception: 03/31/1983

      Hartford Balanced HLS Fund IA Share Morningstar Ratings
      overall
      (as of 8/31/2021)
      Overall, 4 stars, 3-Year, 4 stars, 5-Year, 4 stars, and 10-Year, 4 stars, rated against 653, 653, 595 and 425 products, respectively. Morningstar RatingTM is calculated for products with at least a 3-year history, based on a risk-adjusted return measure (excluding any applicable sale charges) and accounts for variations in a product's monthly performance. 5 stars are assigned to the top 10%; 4 stars to the next 22.5%, 3 stars to the next 35%, 2 stars to the next 22.5% and 1 star to the bottom 10%. ETFs and mutual funds are considered a single population. The Overall Rating is derived from a weighted average of the performance figures associated with its 3-, 5-, and 10-year (if applicable) Morningstar Rating metrics. For more information about these ratings, including their methodology, please go to global.morningstar.com/managerdisclosures . Ratings for other share classes may vary and are subject to change monthly. Past performance is no guarantee of future performance.
      ©2021 Morningstar, Inc. All rights reserved. The information contained herein: (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 nor its content providers are responsible for any damages or losses arising from any use of this information.

      653 PRODUCTS
      |
      Allocation--50% to 70% Equity Category
      Based on Risk-Adjusted Returns
      3 YEAR
      (as of 8/31/2021)
      Overall, 4 stars, 3-Year, 4 stars, 5-Year, 4 stars, and 10-Year, 4 stars, rated against 653, 653, 595 and 425 products, respectively. Morningstar RatingTM is calculated for products with at least a 3-year history, based on a risk-adjusted return measure (excluding any applicable sale charges) and accounts for variations in a product's monthly performance. 5 stars are assigned to the top 10%; 4 stars to the next 22.5%, 3 stars to the next 35%, 2 stars to the next 22.5% and 1 star to the bottom 10%. ETFs and mutual funds are considered a single population. The Overall Rating is derived from a weighted average of the performance figures associated with its 3-, 5-, and 10-year (if applicable) Morningstar Rating metrics. For more information about these ratings, including their methodology, please go to global.morningstar.com/managerdisclosures . Ratings for other share classes may vary and are subject to change monthly. Past performance is no guarantee of future performance.
      ©2021 Morningstar, Inc. All rights reserved. The information contained herein: (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 nor its content providers are responsible for any damages or losses arising from any use of this information.

      653 PRODUCTS
      |
      Allocation--50% to 70% Equity Category
      Based on Risk-Adjusted Returns
      5 YEAR
      (as of 8/31/2021)
      Overall, 4 stars, 3-Year, 4 stars, 5-Year, 4 stars, and 10-Year, 4 stars, rated against 653, 653, 595 and 425 products, respectively. Morningstar RatingTM is calculated for products with at least a 3-year history, based on a risk-adjusted return measure (excluding any applicable sale charges) and accounts for variations in a product's monthly performance. 5 stars are assigned to the top 10%; 4 stars to the next 22.5%, 3 stars to the next 35%, 2 stars to the next 22.5% and 1 star to the bottom 10%. ETFs and mutual funds are considered a single population. The Overall Rating is derived from a weighted average of the performance figures associated with its 3-, 5-, and 10-year (if applicable) Morningstar Rating metrics. For more information about these ratings, including their methodology, please go to global.morningstar.com/managerdisclosures . Ratings for other share classes may vary and are subject to change monthly. Past performance is no guarantee of future performance.
      ©2021 Morningstar, Inc. All rights reserved. The information contained herein: (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 nor its content providers are responsible for any damages or losses arising from any use of this information.

      595 PRODUCTS
      |
      Allocation--50% to 70% Equity Category
      Based on Risk-Adjusted Returns
      10 YEAR
      (as of 8/31/2021)
      Overall, 4 stars, 3-Year, 4 stars, 5-Year, 4 stars, and 10-Year, 4 stars, rated against 653, 653, 595 and 425 products, respectively. Morningstar RatingTM is calculated for products with at least a 3-year history, based on a risk-adjusted return measure (excluding any applicable sale charges) and accounts for variations in a product's monthly performance. 5 stars are assigned to the top 10%; 4 stars to the next 22.5%, 3 stars to the next 35%, 2 stars to the next 22.5% and 1 star to the bottom 10%. ETFs and mutual funds are considered a single population. The Overall Rating is derived from a weighted average of the performance figures associated with its 3-, 5-, and 10-year (if applicable) Morningstar Rating metrics. For more information about these ratings, including their methodology, please go to global.morningstar.com/managerdisclosures . Ratings for other share classes may vary and are subject to change monthly. Past performance is no guarantee of future performance.
      ©2021 Morningstar, Inc. All rights reserved. The information contained herein: (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 nor its content providers are responsible for any damages or losses arising from any use of this information.

      425 PRODUCTS
      |
      Allocation--50% to 70% Equity Category
      Based on Risk-Adjusted Returns
      Excludes sales charges. If sales charges and taxes had been included, the value would have been lower.

      Characteristics

      FUND ESSENTIALS
      Inception Date 03/31/1983
      Net Assets $2.2 billion
      Total Operating Expenses 0.67%
      Morningstar Category Allocation--50% to 70% Equity
      Lipper Classification Mixed-Asset Target Alloc Growth Funds
      CUSIP 416528875
      Fund Number 2045
      FUND STATS
      % in Equities
      69
      % in Bonds
      29
      % in Cash and Cash Equivalents
      2
      Beta (3 year)
      0.70
      R Squared (3 year)
      0.96
      Turnover- (6/30/2021)
      44%
      Dividend Frequency
      Semi-Annually
      Equity Holdings Characteristics
      Price/Earnings
      16.4x
      Price/Book
      3.4x
      EPS Growth Rate
      15.2%
      Asset Weighted Market Cap (billions)
      $383.1
      Median Market Cap (billions)
      $56.4
      # of Equity Holdings
      65
      Return on Equity
      26.8%
      Fixed-Income Holdings Characteristics
      Effective Duration
      7.38 yrs
      # of Fixed-Income Issuers
      209
      Market Cap Distribution (%)

      Market Cap Header3

      Less than $2 billion 0
      $2 billion - $5 billion 0
      $5 billion - $10 billion 7
      Greater than $10 billion 92
      Not Classified 1
      Equity Sector Exposure (%)
      Information Technology 24
      Health Care 19
      Financials 13
      Communication Services 12
      Industrials 12
      Consumer Discretionary 8
      Materials 5
      Consumer Staples 2
      Real Estate 1
      Energy 1
      Utilities 1
      Information Technology 24
      Health Care 19
      Financials 13
      Communication Services 13
      Industrials 12
      Consumer Discretionary 8
      Materials 5
      Consumer Staples 2
      Energy 1
      Real Estate 1
      Utilities 1
      Based on Global Industry Classification Standard (GICS), which was developed by and is the exclusive property and a service mark of MSCI Inc. (MSCI) and Standard & Poor's, a division of The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. (S&P). Excludes cash. May not total to 100% due to rounding and/or pooled vehicle allocations.
      Top Ten Equity Holdings (%)
      Microsoft Corp. 4.63
      Alphabet, Inc. 3.83
      Facebook, Inc. 2.53
      UnitedHealth Group, Inc. 1.97
      JP Morgan Chase & Co. 1.83
      Eli Lilly & Co. 1.65
      Cisco Systems, Inc. 1.64
      Pfizer, Inc. 1.55
      Comcast Corp. 1.41
      Home Depot, Inc. 1.37
      Total Portfolio % 22.41
      Microsoft Corp. 4.52
      Alphabet, Inc. 4.05
      Facebook, Inc. 2.50
      UnitedHealth Group, Inc. 1.94
      JP Morgan Chase & Co. 1.90
      Cisco Systems, Inc. 1.58
      Eli Lilly & Co. 1.57
      Pfizer, Inc. 1.43
      Comcast Corp. 1.38
      Anthem, Inc. 1.37
      Total Portfolio % 22.24
      Top 10 Fixed Income Holdings (%)
      U.S. Treasury Notes 7.38
      U.S. Treasury Bonds 5.08
      Bank of America Corp. 0.59
      Barclays plc 0.35
      HSBC Holdings plc 0.32
      BPCE S.A. 0.29
      JP Morgan Chase & Co. 0.26
      Credit Suisse Group AG 0.25
      Southern Co. 0.25
      AerCap Ireland Capital DAC / AerCap Global Aviation Trust 0.23
      Total Portfolio % 15.00
      U.S. Treasury Notes 7.71
      U.S. Treasury Bonds 4.90
      Bank of America Corp. 0.50
      Barclays plc 0.35
      HSBC Holdings plc 0.32
      BPCE S.A. 0.30
      JP Morgan Chase & Co. 0.26
      AT&T, Inc. 0.23
      Magnetite Ltd. 0.23
      NBK SPC Ltd. 0.23
      Total Portfolio % 15.03
      Fixed-Income Sector Exposure (%)
      Investment Grade Credit 48
      United States Government 41
      Asset Backed Securities 5
      Mortgage Backed Securities 3
      Commercial Mortgage Backed Securities 2
      High Yield Credit 1
      Cash, Cash Equivalents and Cash Offsets 0
      Emerging Market Debt 0
      Bank Loans 0
      Developed Government and Related (Non-US $) 0
      Other 0
      Investment Grade Credit 47
      United States Government 42
      Asset Backed Securities 5
      Mortgage Backed Securities 3
      Commercial Mortgage Backed Securities 2
      High Yield Credit 1
      Cash, Cash Equivalents and Cash Offsets 0
      Emerging Market Debt 0
      Bank Loans 0
      Developed Government and Related (Non-US $) 0
      Other 0
      distributions and capital gains
      Distribution Date Distribution NAV ordinary income short term capital gains long term capital gains total distribution
      12/21/2020 31.19 $0.4874 $0.2117 $0.0000 $0.6991
      8/27/2020 29.92 $0.0190 $0.0891 $1.3002 $1.4083
      Past distributions are not indicative of future distributions.

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      Important Risks: Investing involves risk, including the possible loss of principal. The Fund seeks to achieve its investment objective by allocating assets among different asset classes. Security prices fluctuate in value depending on general market and economic conditions and the prospects of individual companies. • Fixed income security risks include credit, liquidity, call, duration, event, and interest-rate risk. As interest rates rise, bond prices generally fall. • Foreign investments may be more volatile and less liquid than U.S. investments and are subject to the risk of currency fluctuations and adverse political, economic and regulatory developments. • Obligations of U.S. Government agencies are supported by varying degrees of credit but are generally not backed by the full faith and credit of the U.S. Government. • Mortgage-related and asset-backed securities' risks include credit, interest-rate, prepayment, and extension risk.

      Hartford HLS Funds are distributed by Hartford Funds Distributors, LLC (HFD), Member FINRA. Advisory services are provided by Hartford Funds Management Company, LLC (HFMC). The funds are sub-advised by Wellington Management Company LLP, which is not affiliated with HFD and HFMC.

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