Russell Top 50® Mega Cap Index

Monthly as of July 31, 2014

Data in USD

The Russell Top 50® Mega Cap Index measures the performance of the largest companies in the Russell 3000® Index. It includes approximately 50 of the largest securities based on a combination of their market cap and current index membership and represents approximately 40% of the total market capitalization of the Russell 3000. The Russell Top 50 Index is constructed to provide a comprehensive unbiased and stable barometer of the largest U.S. companies. The Index is completely reconstituted annually to ensure new and growing equities are reflected.

Performance (USD)

Total returns as of July 31, 2014
Name July 3 Month YTD 1 yr 3 yr 5 yr 10 yr
Top 50 Mega Cap -0.58 2.60 4.44 15.29 16.23 14.83 6.71
Russell 3000 -1.97 2.68 4.83 16.37 16.58 17.08 8.43
Total returns as of August 20, 2014
Name Daily MTD YTD 1YR 3YR 5YR 10YR
Top 50 Mega Cap 0.16 3.13 7.70 21.45 22.24 15.21 7.01
Russell 3000 0.20 3.17 8.16 22.15 23.77 17.29 8.79

Membership

Top 10 Holdings

Holding
Apple Inc
Exxon Mobil Corp
Microsoft Corp
Johnson & Johnson
General Electric Co
Chevron Corp
Wells Fargo & Co
Berkshire Hathaway Inc
JPMorgan Chase & Co
Procter & Gamble Co

Top 10 Performers

Ticker Holding 1 Mo Return %
GILD Gilead Sciences Inc 10.42
INTC Intel Corp 9.68
FB Facebook Inc 7.97
AMGN Amgen Inc 7.62
IBM International Business Machines Corp 5.74
BMY Bristol-Myers Squibb Co 5.13
VZ Verizon Communications Inc 4.17
C Citigroup Inc 3.86
MSFT Microsoft Corp 3.50
AAPL Apple Inc 2.84

Russell Global Sectors

Top Sectors by weight

Sector
Technology
Financial Services
Health Care
Energy
Consumer Staples

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Index characteristics
Price/Book 2.80
Dividend Yield 2.28
P/E Ex-Neg Earnings 16.79
Long-Term Growth Forecast - IBES 10.06
EPS Growth - 5 Years 15.41
Capitalization statistics ($ B)
Average Market Cap ($-WTD) 230.937
Median Market Cap 148.578
Largest Stock by Market Cap 576.255
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