14 important things you should know about Invesco FSTUX mutual fund

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Are you looking to buy or sell FSTUX? Or perhaps you’re looking for FSTUX fact sheet, and learn about its alternatives? If so, you came to the right place.

In this FSTUX mutual fund review, we’ll address key questions our readers have been asking us about this fund, above and beyond what you can find in its prospectus, and on Morningstar or Yahoo Finance.

Here is what you’ll be able to find in this review:

  • Fact Sheet: FSTUX performance, returns, expense ratio, holdings and dividend yield;
  • Analysis: FSTUX buy or sell; the pros and cons of investing in FSTUX mutual fund;
  • Alternatives: other ETFs and mutual funds you should consider as alternatives to FSTUX.

And here is the list of questions we’ll answer:

  1. Describe AIM Sector Funds (Invesco Sector Funds): Invesco Dividend Income Fund; Investor Class Shares (FSTUX).
  2. What are FSTUX holdings?
  3. What is FSTUX performance? What are FSTUX historical returns?
  4. How many up and down years did FSTUX have historically?
  5. What is FSTUX dividend yield?
  6. What is FSTUX minimum initial investment amount?
  7. What is FSTUX expense ratio?
  8. Does FSTUX have any sales loads or 12b-1 distribution expenses?
  9. What is FSTUX tax efficiency (tax-cost ratio)?
  10. What is FSTUX beta? How would you assess FSTUX risk?
  11. What is FSTUX Sharpe ratio?
  12. What is FSTUX Finny Score? FSTUX buy or sell?
  13. What are the pros of investing in FSTUX? What are FSTUX buy reasons?
  14. What are the cons of investing in FSTUX? What are FSTUX sell reasons?

So let’s start. Scroll down to the question that interests you the most.

Fact Sheet

1. Describe AIM Sector Funds (Invesco Sector Funds): Invesco Dividend Income Fund; Investor Class Shares (FSTUX).

The Fund seeks current income and long-term growth of capital. The Fund invests, under normal circumstances, at least 80% of its net assets (plus any borrowings for investment purposes) in dividend-paying equity securities and in other instruments that have economic characteristics similar to such securities.

2. What are FSTUX top holdings?

FSTUX has 58 stock holdings and 0 bond holdings.

The top 10 holdings represent 28.22% of total assets. Here are the top holdings:

Name Symbol % Assets
M&T Bank Corp MTB 3.46%
Dominion Energy Inc D 3.31%
General Mills Inc GIS 3.22%
Procter & Gamble Co PG 3.08%
Nestle SA NESN 2.72%
Coca-Cola Co KO 2.71%
Kimberly-Clark Corp KMB 2.58%
AT&T Inc T 2.50%
McDonald's Corp MCD 2.42%
National Fuel Gas Co NFG 2.22%

3. What is FSTUX performance? What are FSTUX historical returns?

FSTUX has generated the following returns:

  • 1-month return is -1.16%;
  • 3-month return is -15.19%;
  • 1-year return is -8.07%;
  • 3-year return is -0.20%;
  • 5-year return is 3.76%;
  • 10-year return is 8.42%;
  • 15-year return is 7.14%.

4. How many up and down years did FSTUX have historically?

In the last 10 years, FSTUX had 9 up years and 1 down year.

5. What is FSTUX dividend yield?

FSTUX yield is 2.52%.

6. What is FSTUX minimum initial investment amount?

FSTUX minimum initial investment amount is N/A.

7. What is FSTUX expense ratio?

FSTUX expense ratio is 1.07%. The expense ratio of a fund is the total percentage of fund assets used for administrative, management, and all other expenses.

8. Does FSTUX have any sales loads or 12b-1 distribution expenses?

FSTUX 12b-1 distribution fee is 0.25. FSTUX front-end sales load is 0. FSTUX back-end sales load is 0.

9. What is FSTUX tax efficiency (tax-cost ratio)?

  • 1-year ax cost ratio is 1.24%;
  • 3-year ax cost ratio is 1.84%.

10. What is FSTUX beta? How would you assess FSTUX risk?

  • 3-year beta is 0.75;
  • 5-year beta is 0.70;
  • 10-year beta is 0.57.

11. What is FSTUX Sharpe ratio?

  • 3-year Sharpe ratio is -0.27;
  • 5-year Sharpe ratio is 0.17;
  • 10-year Sharpe ratio is 0.74.

Analysis

12. What is FSTUX Finny Score? FSTUX buy or sell?

FSTUX Finny Score is 30. Our quantitative analysis shows 3 reasons to buy FSTUX and 7 reasons to sell it, resulting in the Finny Score of 30.

13. What are the pros of investing in FSTUX? What are FSTUX buy reasons?

The following are FSTUX strengths from our perspective:

  • FSTUX 3-year Beta is 0.75, which is inversely correlated with the index (S&P 500 TR USD). The could be good if you're trying to hedge your portfolio.
  • FSTUX 5-year Beta is 0.7, which is inversely correlated with the index (S&P 500 TR USD). The could be good if you're trying to hedge your portfolio.
  • FSTUX 10-year Beta is 0.57, which is inversely correlated with the index (S&P 500 TR USD). The could be good if you're trying to hedge your portfolio.

14. What are the cons of investing in FSTUX? What are FSTUX negatives?

The following are FSTUX weaknesses from our perspective:

  • FSTUX net assets are $76.20 million. This fund is not a popular choice with retail investors.
  • FSTUX 3-year return is -0.2%, which is lower than the 3-year return of the benchmark index (S&P 500 TR USD), 9.1%.
  • FSTUX 5-year return is 3.76%, which is lower than the 5-year return of the benchmark index (S&P 500 TR USD), 9.05%.
  • FSTUX 10-year return is 8.42%, which is lower than the 10-year return of the benchmark index (S&P 500 TR USD), 12.06%.
  • FSTUX 15-year return is 7.14%, which is lower than the 15-year return of the benchmark index (S&P 500 TR USD), 8.54%.
  • Warning: this fund has a 12b1 sales fee. The maximum 12b1 fee is 0.25%. A 12b-1 fee is an annual marketing or distribution fee on a mutual fund.
  • FSTUX expense ratio is 1.07%, which is not negligible. Is the fund expensive to you, and does it align to your investment strategy?
In the FSTUX review, we covered FSTUX key stats (return, performance, yield, expense ratio, and holdings), buy and sell analysis, and alternative investments. If this review was helpful to you, feel free to check out other mutual fund and ETF reviews.
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