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Hartford Multifactor Diversified International Index    Ticker - LRODEX Index


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LRODEX Index
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Objective

  • De-concentrate country, currency, and individual company risks in developed market economies (ex US) and emerging markets
  • Seek reduced volatility and drawdown risk and improve returns (relative to capitalization weighted international equity indexes over a complete market cycle)

Description of Methodology

The rules-based proprietary methodology utilizes an optimization process to help achieve the desired composition and targeted characteristics, including reduced volatility, relative sector, country and size constraints and positive value, momentum, and quality relative factor scores at the portfolio level.

download metholodogy document  Hartford Multifactor Index Methodologies

Performance

PERFORMANCE %
 
CUMULATIVE %
(as of 4/30/2022)
AVERAGE ANNUAL TOTAL RETURNS %
(as of 4/30/2022)
YTD 1YR 3YR 5YR 10YR SI 1
Hartford Multifactor Diversified International Index -4.89 0.34 --- --- --- 3.87
 
CUMULATIVE %
(as of 3/31/2022)
AVERAGE ANNUAL TOTAL RETURNS %
(as of 3/31/2022)
YTD 1YR 3YR 5YR 10YR SI1
Hartford Multifactor Diversified International Index 0.14 8.89 --- --- --- 5.95

SI = Since Inception. Index Inception: 06/28/2019

Past performance does not guarantee future results.
Performance reflects cumulative total returns for periods of less than one year and average annual total returns for periods of one year or greater.

Indices are unmanaged and not available for direct investment.

Characteristics

KEY FACTS (as of 5/27/2022)
Ticker LRODEX Index
Inception Date 06/28/2019
Current Index Value 1109.40
Last Closing Level 1096.80
Change 12.60
Change % 1.14%
52-Week-High 1203.76
52-Week-Low 1054.00
Number Of Holdings 325
Holdings Characteristics
Price/Book
1.2x
Price/Earnings
7.9x
Return on Equity
22.8%
Nominal Companies
325
Effective Companies
195
Nominal Countries
34
Effective Countries
16
Debt to Equity
109.9%
Index Dividend Yield (%)
4.98
Sector Exposure (%)
Financials 18
Information Technology 12
Health Care 11
Consumer Staples 11
Industrials 11
Consumer Discretionary 10
Communication Services 8
Materials 6
Energy 6
Real Estate 5
Utilities 3
Financials 18
Information Technology 13
Health Care 11
Industrials 11
Consumer Staples 10
Consumer Discretionary 10
Communication Services 8
Materials 6
Energy 6
Real Estate 5
Utilities 3
Important Notes

Hartford Multifactor Diversified International Index is the exclusive property of Lattice Strategies LLC (a wholly owned subsidiary of Hartford Funds Management Company, LLC) which has contracted with Solactive AG to maintain and calculate the Index. Solactive AG uses its best efforts to ensure that the Index is calculated correctly. Irrespective of its obligations towards Lattice Strategies, Solactive AG has no obligation to point out errors in the Index to third parties.

Index returns do not represent actual fund or portfolio returns. A fund or portfolio may differ significantly from the index. The index does not reflect any management fees, transaction fees, brokerage expenses, or other expenses that may reduce returns. Index returns assume that dividends have been reinvested. Investors cannot invest directly in the Index.
Top Ten Holdings (%)
China Shenhua Energy Co Ltd 1.24
JBS SA 1.09
Glaxosmithkline PLC 1.08
Novo Nordisk A/S 1.06
Roche Holding AG 1.01
Sanofi 1.00
Bank of China Ltd 0.96
MERCK Kommanditgesellschaft auf Aktien 0.95
Petrochina Co Ltd 0.94
Koninklijke Ahold Delhaize NV 0.94
Total Portfolio % 10.27
China Shenhua Energy Co Ltd 1.17
JBS SA 1.05
Roche Holding AG 1.02
MERCK Kommanditgesellschaft auf Aktien 1.02
Glaxosmithkline PLC 0.98
Novo Nordisk A/S 0.97
Koninklijke Ahold Delhaize NV 0.96
Asustek Computer Inc 0.95
Petrochina Co Ltd 0.95
Jb Hi-Fi Ltd 0.95
Total Portfolio % 10.02
Market Cap Distribution (%)

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Less than $2B 3
$2B - $10B 33
$10B - $100B 51
Greater than $100B 13
Top Ten Countries
Represents 67% of total country allocation

Investing involves risk, including the possible loss of principal.
Sources for all data: Bloomberg and Hartford Funds.

 

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