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10 important things you should know about PIA Mutual Funds PHYSX mutual fund
- 3-year return above the benchmark
- 5-year return above the benchmark
- 10-year return above the benchmark
- No sales load or distribution fees
- Low net assets
- High expense ratio
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Are you looking to buy or sell PHYSX? Or perhaps you’re looking for PHYSX fact sheet, and learn about its alternatives? If so, you came to the right place.
In this PHYSX 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: PHYSX performance, returns, expense ratio, holdings and dividend yield;
- Analysis: PHYSX buy or sell; the pros and cons of investing in PHYSX mutual fund;
- Alternatives: other ETFs and mutual funds you should consider as alternatives to PHYSX.
And here is the list of questions we’ll answer:
- Describe Advisors Series Trust: PIA High Yield Fund; Institutional Class Shares (PHYSX).
- What are PHYSX holdings?
- What is PHYSX performance? What are PHYSX historical returns?
- What is PHYSX dividend yield?
- What is PHYSX minimum initial investment amount?
- Does PHYSX have any sales loads or 12b-1 distribution expenses?
- What is PHYSX Finny Score? PHYSX buy or sell?
- What are the pros of investing in PHYSX? What are PHYSX buy reasons?
- What are the cons of investing in PHYSX? What are PHYSX sell reasons?
So let’s start. Scroll down to the question that interests you the most.
1. Describe Advisors Series Trust: PIA High Yield Fund; Institutional Class Shares (PHYSX).
The Fund seeks a high level of current income. The Fund will invest, under normal circumstances, at least 80% of its net assets in a diversified portfolio of domestic and foreign high yield instruments, defined as bonds, forward commitments, loan participations and assignments, and preferred stocks.
2. What are PHYSX top holdings?
PHYSX has 0 stock holdings and 103 bond holdings.
The top 10 holdings represent 16.85% of total assets. Here are the top holdings:
|FidelityÂ® Inv MM Fds Government I||FIGXX||5.61%|
|Grinding Media Inc. and MC Grinding Media (Canada) Inc. 7.38%||N/A||1.37%|
|Powerteam Services LLC 9.03%||N/A||1.33%|
|Plastipak Holdings, Inc. 6.25%||N/A||1.31%|
|Capitol Investment Merger Sub 2 LLC 10%||N/A||1.22%|
|SunCoke Energy Partners, LP/SunCoke Energy Partners Finance Corp. 7.5%||N/A||1.22%|
|BWAY Holding Company 5.5%||N/A||1.20%|
|Cimpress PLC 7%||N/A||1.20%|
|Rain CII Carbon LLC / CII Carbon Corporation 7.25%||N/A||1.20%|
|New Enterprise Stone & Lime Co., Inc. 6.25%||N/A||1.19%|
3. What is PHYSX performance? What are PHYSX historical returns?
PHYSX has generated the following returns:
- 1-month return is -0.26%;
- 3-month return is 0.64%;
- 1-year return is 0.64%;
- 3-year return is 6.80%;
- 5-year return is 6.40%;
- 10-year return is 7.28%.
4. What is PHYSX dividend yield?
PHYSX yield is 6.06%.
5. What is PHYSX minimum initial investment amount?
PHYSX minimum initial investment amount is $1.00M.
6. Does PHYSX have any sales loads or 12b-1 distribution expenses?
PHYSX 12b-1 distribution fee is 0. PHYSX front-end sales load is 0. PHYSX back-end sales load is 0.
7. What is Finny Score? buy or sell?
Finny Score is 67. Our quantitative analysis shows 4 reasons to buy and 2 reasons to sell it, resulting in the Finny Score of 67.
8. What are the pros of investing in PHYSX? What are PHYSX buy reasons?
The following are PHYSX strengths from our perspective:
- PHYSX 3-year return is 6.8%, which is in line with the 3-year return of the benchmark index (Bloomberg US Corporate High Yield TR USD), 6.95%.
- PHYSX 5-year return is 6.4%, which is higher than the 5-year return of the benchmark index (Bloomberg US Corporate High Yield TR USD), 6.35%.
- PHYSX 10-year return is 7.28%, which is in line with the 10-year return of the benchmark index (Bloomberg US Corporate High Yield TR USD), 7.47%.
- Good news: this fund does not have 12b1, front-end or back-end sales fees.
9. What are the cons of investing in PHYSX? What are PHYSX negatives?
The following are PHYSX weaknesses from our perspective:
- PHYSX net assets are $63.80 million. This fund is not a popular choice with retail investors.
- PHYSX expense ratio is 0.86%, which is not negligible. Is the fund expensive to you, and does it align to your investment strategy?