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Russell Top 50® Mega Cap Index

Monthly as of November 30, 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 November 30, 2014
Name Month 3 Month YTD 1 yr 3 yr 5 yr 10 yr
Top 50 Mega Cap 2.36 3.93 13.01 15.73 19.96 14.19 7.12
Russell 3000 2.42 -- 12.56 15.53 20.84 16.28 8.32
Total returns as of December 19, 2014
Name Daily MTD YTD 1YR 3YR 5YR 10YR
Top 50 Mega Cap 0.37 -0.38 12.59 15.07 20.54 14.21 6.87
Russell 3000 0.46 0.31 12.90 15.61 22.40 16.01 8.15

Membership

Top 10 Holdings

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

Top 10 Performers

Ticker Holding 1 Mo Return %
WMT Wal-Mart Stores Inc 14.78
CSCO Cisco Systems Inc 12.95
AMZN Amazon.com Inc 10.86
AAPL Apple Inc 10.60
INTC Intel Corp 10.26
ABBV AbbVie 9.05
ORCL Oracle Corp 8.60
BA Boeing Co 8.20
KO Coca-Cola Co 7.78
V Visa Inc 7.15

Russell Global Sectors

Top Sectors by weight

Sector
Technology
Financial Services
Health Care
Consumer Staples
Consumer Discretionary

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Index characteristics
Price/Book 2.96
Dividend Yield 2.18
P/E Ex-Neg Earnings 17.29
Long-Term Growth Forecast - IBES 10.01
EPS Growth - 5 Years 16.49
Capitalization statistics ($ B)
Average Market Cap ($-WTD) 253.982
Median Market Cap 160.213
Largest Stock by Market Cap 717.108
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