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Hartford Equity Income Fund

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Objective

Seeks a high level of current income consistent with growth of capital.

Overview

A dividend-focused fund that seeks companies with above-average yields, below-average valuations, and the ability to sustain and/or grow dividends.

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Performance

Performance (%)
% (as of 9/30/2020)
Average Annual Total Returns % (as of 9/30/2020)
YTD 1YR 3YR 5YR 10YR SI
Hartford Equity Income  I -7.43 -1.18 4.42 9.30 10.73 8.58
Benchmark -11.58 -5.03 2.63 7.66 9.95 ---
Morningstar Large Value Category -11.07 -4.52 2.55 7.26 9.17 ---
Performance (%)
% (as of 9/30/2020)
Average Annual Total Returns % (as of 9/30/2020)
YTD 1YR 3YR 5YR 10YR SI
Hartford Equity Income  I -7.43 -1.18 4.42 9.30 10.73 8.58
Benchmark -11.58 -5.03 2.63 7.66 9.95 ---
Morningstar Large Value Category -11.07 -4.52 2.55 7.26 9.17 ---
SI = Since Inception. Fund Inception: 08/28/2003
Operating Expenses:   Net  0.76% |  Gross  0.76%
Share Class Inception: 8/31/06.
Class I-share performance prior to its inception date reflects Class A-share performance (excluding sales charges) and operating expenses. SI performance is calculated from 8/28/03.

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.

Growth of $10,000 (I-Share)

(as of 9/30/2020)
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Apr 30 00:00:00 EDT 2019","value":"27306.0"},{"date":"Sun Mar 31 00:00:00 EDT 2019","value":"26441.0"},{"date":"Thu Feb 28 00:00:00 EST 2019","value":"26232.0"},{"date":"Thu Jan 31 00:00:00 EST 2019","value":"25287.0"},{"date":"Mon Dec 31 00:00:00 EST 2018","value":"23723.0"},{"date":"Fri Nov 30 00:00:00 EST 2018","value":"25921.0"},{"date":"Wed Oct 31 00:00:00 EDT 2018","value":"24913.0"},{"date":"Sun Sep 30 00:00:00 EDT 2018","value":"26269.0"},{"date":"Fri Aug 31 00:00:00 EDT 2018","value":"26322.0"},{"date":"Tue Jul 31 00:00:00 EDT 2018","value":"26207.0"},{"date":"Sat Jun 30 00:00:00 EDT 2018","value":"24998.0"},{"date":"Thu May 31 00:00:00 EDT 2018","value":"24933.0"},{"date":"Mon Apr 30 00:00:00 EDT 2018","value":"24818.0"},{"date":"Sat Mar 31 00:00:00 EDT 2018","value":"24831.0"},{"date":"Wed Feb 28 00:00:00 EST 2018","value":"25280.0"},{"date":"Wed Jan 31 00:00:00 EST 2018","value":"26591.0"},{"date":"Sun Dec 31 00:00:00 EST 2017","value":"25713.0"},{"date":"Thu Nov 30 00:00:00 EST 2017","value":"25410.0"},{"date":"Tue Oct 31 00:00:00 EDT 2017","value":"24724.0"},{"date":"Sat Sep 30 00:00:00 EDT 2017","value":"24339.0"},{"date":"Thu Aug 31 00:00:00 EDT 2017","value":"23563.0"},{"date":"Mon Jul 31 00:00:00 EDT 2017","value":"23659.0"},{"date":"Fri Jun 30 00:00:00 EDT 2017","value":"23360.0"},{"date":"Wed May 31 00:00:00 EDT 2017","value":"23131.0"},{"date":"Sun Apr 30 00:00:00 EDT 2017","value":"22892.0"},{"date":"Fri Mar 31 00:00:00 EDT 2017","value":"22773.0"},{"date":"Tue Feb 28 00:00:00 EST 2017","value":"22819.0"},{"date":"Tue Jan 31 00:00:00 EST 2017","value":"21893.0"},{"date":"Sat Dec 31 00:00:00 EST 2016","value":"21834.0"},{"date":"Wed Nov 30 00:00:00 EST 2016","value":"21286.0"},{"date":"Mon Oct 31 00:00:00 EDT 2016","value":"20473.0"},{"date":"Fri Sep 30 00:00:00 EDT 2016","value":"20794.0"},{"date":"Wed Aug 31 00:00:00 EDT 2016","value":"20888.0"},{"date":"Sun Jul 31 00:00:00 EDT 2016","value":"20809.0"},{"date":"Thu Jun 30 00:00:00 EDT 2016","value":"20353.0"},{"date":"Tue May 31 00:00:00 EDT 2016","value":"20115.0"},{"date":"Sat Apr 30 00:00:00 EDT 2016","value":"19775.0"},{"date":"Thu Mar 31 00:00:00 EDT 2016","value":"19424.0"},{"date":"Mon Feb 29 00:00:00 EST 2016","value":"18228.0"},{"date":"Sun Jan 31 00:00:00 EST 2016","value":"18261.0"},{"date":"Thu Dec 31 00:00:00 EST 2015","value":"18960.0"},{"date":"Mon Nov 30 00:00:00 EST 2015","value":"19315.0"},{"date":"Sat Oct 31 00:00:00 EDT 2015","value":"19232.0"},{"date":"Wed Sep 30 00:00:00 EDT 2015","value":"17765.0"},{"date":"Mon Aug 31 00:00:00 EDT 2015","value":"18040.0"},{"date":"Fri Jul 31 00:00:00 EDT 2015","value":"19169.0"},{"date":"Tue Jun 30 00:00:00 EDT 2015","value":"18923.0"},{"date":"Sun May 31 00:00:00 EDT 2015","value":"19498.0"},{"date":"Thu Apr 30 00:00:00 EDT 2015","value":"19324.0"},{"date":"Tue Mar 31 00:00:00 EDT 2015","value":"19039.0"},{"date":"Sat Feb 28 00:00:00 EST 2015","value":"19237.0"},{"date":"Sat Jan 31 00:00:00 EST 2015","value":"18353.0"},{"date":"Wed Dec 31 00:00:00 EST 2014","value":"19044.0"},{"date":"Sun Nov 30 00:00:00 EST 2014","value":"19033.0"},{"date":"Fri Oct 31 00:00:00 EDT 2014","value":"18640.0"},{"date":"Tue Sep 30 00:00:00 EDT 2014","value":"18326.0"},{"date":"Sun Aug 31 00:00:00 EDT 2014","value":"18679.0"},{"date":"Thu Jul 31 00:00:00 EDT 2014","value":"18063.0"},{"date":"Mon Jun 30 00:00:00 EDT 2014","value":"18600.0"},{"date":"Sat May 31 00:00:00 EDT 2014","value":"18212.0"},{"date":"Wed Apr 30 00:00:00 EDT 2014","value":"17998.0"},{"date":"Mon Mar 31 00:00:00 EDT 2014","value":"17765.0"},{"date":"Fri Feb 28 00:00:00 EST 2014","value":"17398.0"},{"date":"Fri Jan 31 00:00:00 EST 2014","value":"16711.0"},{"date":"Tue Dec 31 00:00:00 EST 2013","value":"17418.0"},{"date":"Sat Nov 30 00:00:00 EST 2013","value":"17001.0"},{"date":"Thu Oct 31 00:00:00 EDT 2013","value":"16563.0"},{"date":"Mon Sep 30 00:00:00 EDT 2013","value":"16059.0"},{"date":"Sat Aug 31 00:00:00 EDT 2013","value":"15595.0"},{"date":"Wed Jul 31 00:00:00 EDT 2013","value":"16161.0"},{"date":"Sun Jun 30 00:00:00 EDT 2013","value":"15418.0"},{"date":"Fri May 31 00:00:00 EDT 2013","value":"15506.0"},{"date":"Tue Apr 30 00:00:00 EDT 2013","value":"15211.0"},{"date":"Sun Mar 31 00:00:00 EDT 2013","value":"14842.0"},{"date":"Thu Feb 28 00:00:00 EST 2013","value":"14389.0"},{"date":"Thu Jan 31 00:00:00 EST 2013","value":"14141.0"},{"date":"Mon Dec 31 00:00:00 EST 2012","value":"13434.0"},{"date":"Fri Nov 30 00:00:00 EST 2012","value":"13307.0"},{"date":"Wed Oct 31 00:00:00 EDT 2012","value":"13258.0"},{"date":"Sun Sep 30 00:00:00 EDT 2012","value":"13357.0"},{"date":"Fri Aug 31 00:00:00 EDT 2012","value":"13071.0"},{"date":"Tue Jul 31 00:00:00 EDT 2012","value":"12892.0"},{"date":"Sat Jun 30 00:00:00 EDT 2012","value":"12650.0"},{"date":"Thu May 31 00:00:00 EDT 2012","value":"12112.0"},{"date":"Mon Apr 30 00:00:00 EDT 2012","value":"12867.0"},{"date":"Sat Mar 31 00:00:00 EDT 2012","value":"12822.0"},{"date":"Wed Feb 29 00:00:00 EST 2012","value":"12448.0"},{"date":"Tue Jan 31 00:00:00 EST 2012","value":"12086.0"},{"date":"Sat Dec 31 00:00:00 EST 2011","value":"11786.0"},{"date":"Wed Nov 30 00:00:00 EST 2011","value":"11422.0"},{"date":"Mon Oct 31 00:00:00 EDT 2011","value":"11308.0"},{"date":"Fri Sep 30 00:00:00 EDT 2011","value":"10317.0"},{"date":"Wed Aug 31 00:00:00 EDT 2011","value":"10928.0"},{"date":"Sun Jul 31 00:00:00 EDT 2011","value":"11311.0"},{"date":"Thu Jun 30 00:00:00 EDT 2011","value":"11739.0"},{"date":"Tue May 31 00:00:00 EDT 2011","value":"11965.0"},{"date":"Sat Apr 30 00:00:00 EDT 2011","value":"11991.0"},{"date":"Thu Mar 31 00:00:00 EDT 2011","value":"11636.0"},{"date":"Mon Feb 28 00:00:00 EST 2011","value":"11588.0"},{"date":"Mon Jan 31 00:00:00 EST 2011","value":"11208.0"},{"date":"Fri Dec 31 00:00:00 EST 2010","value":"10983.0"},{"date":"Tue Nov 30 00:00:00 EST 2010","value":"10206.0"},{"date":"Sun Oct 31 00:00:00 EDT 2010","value":"10258.0"},{"date":"Thu Sep 30 00:00:00 EDT 2010","value":"10000.0"}]

 
Growth of $10,000

   

I-Share Morningstar Ratings
(as of 9/30/2020)
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  • 1129 Products | Large Value Category
Based on Risk-Adjusted Returns
Calendar Year Returns (%)
Fund Benchmark
2019 26.19 26.54
2018 -7.74 -8.27
2017 17.77 13.66
2016 15.16 17.34
2015 -0.44 -3.83
2014 9.34 13.45
2013 29.66 32.53
2012 13.98 17.51
2011 7.31 0.39
2010 14.74 15.51

Excludes sales charges. If sales charges and taxes had been included, the value would have been lower.

CharacteristicsAllocations, exposures and holdings are subject to change. Percentages may be rounded.

Allocations, exposures and holdings are subject to change. Percentages may be rounded.
Statistics
As of Date 9/30/2020
Net Assets $3.8 billion
# of Holdings 67
% in Equities 98
% in Foreign Equities 6
Beta (3 year) 0.85
R Squared (3 year) 0.98
Standard Deviation 15.73%
Turnover (9/30/2020) 30%
Dividend Frequency Quarterly
Active Share 71%
Holdings Characteristics
(as of 9/30/2020)
Fund Russell 1000 Value Index
Price/Earnings 15.2x 15.3x
Price/Book 2.6x 2.1x
EPS Growth Rate 6.6% 7.2%
Return on Equity 29.7% 21.2%
Asset Weighted Market Cap (billions) $128.7 $121.8
Median Market Cap (billions) $69.5 $9.6
Market Cap Distribution %
(as of 9/30/2020)
Fund
Less than $2 billion 0
$2 billion - $5 billion 0
$5 billion - $10 billion 0
Greater than $10 billion 100
Not Classified 0
Yields
As of Date 9/30/2020
30 Day SEC Yield 2.13%
Unsubsidized 30-Day SEC Yield 2.13%

Top Ten Holdings (%)

(as of 9/30/2020)
label percentageholding
Johnson & Johnson 3.34
Comcast Corp. 3.23
UnitedHealth Group, Inc. 3.02
Pfizer, Inc. 2.86
Bank of America Corp. 2.81
Crown Castle International Corp. 2.79
Medtronic plc 2.74
Cisco Systems, Inc. 2.59
Deere & Co. 2.56
Progressive Corp. 2.47
Total Portfolio % 28.41
(as of 6/30/2020)
label percentageholding
Cisco Systems, Inc. 3.16
UnitedHealth Group, Inc. 2.94
Crown Castle International Corp. 2.89
Bank of America Corp. 2.86
Verizon Communications, Inc. 2.85
Pfizer, Inc. 2.84
Intel Corp. 2.83
Comcast Corp. 2.80
Johnson & Johnson 2.56
Medtronic plc 2.49
Total Portfolio % 28.22
Return Characteristics
(as of 8/31/2020)
Fund
Alpha (5 Year) 2.35
Down Capture (5 Year) 79.83
Information Ratio (5 Year) 0.53
Sharpe Ratio (5 Year) 0.64
Up Capture (5 Year) 92.79
Fund Essentials
Inception Date 08/28/2003
Symbol HQIIX
CUSIP 416649705
Fund Number 1307
Sector Exposure
Sectors 6/30/2020 Fund 9/30/2020 Benchmark 9/30/2020 UNDERWEIGHT / OVERWEIGHT -4 0 4
Health Care 18 18 14
Overweight 100.0%
Consumer Staples 9 11 8
Overweight 75.0%
Industrials 14 15 13
Overweight 50.0%
Information Technology 12 11 10
Overweight 25.0%
Utilities 8 7 6
Overweight 25.0%
Energy 4 4 4
Overweight 0.0%
Financials 17 17 18
Overweight 25.0%
Consumer Discretionary 6 6 8
Overweight 50.0%
Materials 2 3 5
Overweight 50.0%
Real Estate 3 3 5
Overweight 50.0%
Communication Services 6 6 10
Overweight 100.0%
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.

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Important Risks: Investing involves risk, including the possible loss of principal. Security prices fluctuate in value depending on general market and economic conditions and the prospects of individual companies. • For dividend-paying stocks, dividends are not guaranteed and may decrease without notice. • 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 and economic developments. • Different investment styles may go in and out favor, which may cause the Fund to underperform the broader stock market. • The Fund's focus on investments in particular sectors may increase its volatility and risk of loss if adverse developments occur.

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