Why invest in this Fund?
The fund seeks long-term capital growth, current income and growth of income consistent with reasonable investment risk.
To pursue its goal, the fund normally invests primarily in stocks of domestic and foreign issues. The fund's stock investments may include common stocks, preferred stocks, convertible securities and American Depositary Receipts (ADRs), including those purchased in initial public offerings (IPOs)
The portfolio managers seek to create a broadly diversified portfolio for the fund that includes a blend of growth and dividend paying stocks. The fund's investment process is designed to provide investors with investment exposure to sector weightings and risk characteristics similar to those of the S&P 500 Index. The portfolio managers choose stocks through a disciplined investment process that combines computer modeling techniques, bottom-up fundamental analysis and risk management. In selecting securities, the portfolio managers seek companies that possess some or all of the following characteristics: growth of earnings potential, operating margin improvement, revenue growth prospects, business improvement, good business fundamentals, dividend yield consistent with the fund's strategy pertaining to income, value, or how a stock is priced relative to its perceived intrinsic worth, healthy financial profile, which measures the financial wellbeing of the company.
This fund is only offered as an underlying investment option for variable annuity contracts and variable life insurance policies and is not sold directly to the general public. Please refer investors to the applicable variable annuity or variable life insurance prospectus as well as the underlying fund prospectus for more detailed information and other important considerations, which should be read carefully before investing.
Fees & Expenses
Variable insurance products have additional fees, charges and expenses. Please consult the applicable variable contract prospectus for more detailed information.
Portfolio Manager/Sub-Investment Adviser
Top HoldingsAs of 08/31/23
Equity funds are subject generally to market, market sector, market liquidity, issuer, and investment style risks, among other factors, to varying degrees, all of which are more fully described in the fund's prospectus.