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Fund Price: $13.54 (as at June 28, 2016)  1-day chg: $.1876 1.40%  YTD: 10.32%

Returns as at May 31, 2016

  Fund Group Avg Index*
1 Month 2.49% 1.91% 1.00%
3 Months 10.16% 9.05% 10.24%
6 Months 7.14% 4.70% 6.11%
1 Year -0.52% 0.08% -3.31%
2 Year Avg -1.33% 2.18% 1.14%
3 Year Avg 3.89% 6.56% 6.77%
4 Year Avg 6.69% 8.54% 8.38%
5 Year Avg 5.10% 5.06% 3.43%
10 Year Avg 5.42% 4.58% 4.81%
15 Year Avg - 6.08% 6.36%
20 Year Avg - 8.46% 7.50%
Since Inception 10.13% - -
 
2015 -9.81% -5.00% -8.32%
2014 3.69% 9.06% 10.55%
2013 14.16% 16.60% 12.99%
 
3 year risk 8.31 8.27 8.90
3 year beta 0.82 0.77 1.00

*S&P/TSX Total Return

Growth of $10,000

This graph shows how a $10,000 investment in this fund would have changed in value compared with the S&P/TSX Total Return.

Risk Measures as at May 31, 2016

Best/Worst 12 months (since inception)
Best (ending Feb 10): 52.95 bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)
Worst (ending Feb 09): -34.21 bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)
Volatility meter (Based on 3 year standard deviation from GlobeInvestor.com)
Low VOLATILITY METER: 8 High

Fund Objectives

The fund's goal is to generate a high level of monthly distributions with moderate volatility by investment primarily in a portfolio of trust units, equity securities and fixed income securities.

Fund Facts

Fund Sponsor: BMO Mutual Funds - Advisor
Managed by: Guardian Capital LP.
Fund Type: MF Trust
Inception Date: October 2002
Asset Class: Canadian Dividend and Income Equity
Quartile Rank: 4 (3YR ending May 31, 2016)
Total Assets: $1,366.0 million
Mgmt Exp. Ratio (MER): 2.14%
Management Fee: 1.85%
Load Type: Optional
Globe 5-Star Rating:
RRSP Eligible:
Canadian
Min. Invest (initial):
$500
Subsequent:
$50
Min. Invest (initial RRSP):
$500
Subsequent RRSP:
$50
Closed:
No
Restricted:
No
Restriction:
 
 

Asset Allocation May 31, 2016

Equity Sector Weightings May 31, 2016

Fund Geography May 31, 2016

Top Holdings as at May 31, 2016

Symbol Company Name Sector Geographic
Area
Asset
Type
% of
Total Assets
  Performance as at June 29, 2016
1 Year Performance (%)
TD-T TD Bank Banks Canada Stock 4.17   4.71 bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)
BNS-T Bank of Nova Scotia - Canada Stock 4.13   0.06 bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)
PPL-T Pembina Pipeline Corp. Oil Pipelines Canada Stock 3.72   -3.15 bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)
MFC-T Manulife Financial Insurance Canada Stock 3.62   -24.95 bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)
RY-T Royal Bank of Canada Banks Canada Stock 3.41   0.68 bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)
CM-T CIBC Banks Canada Stock 3.3   6.35 bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)
T-T TELUS Corp. Telephone Utilities Canada Stock 3.27   -2.65 bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)
CPG-T Crescent Point Energy Oil and Gas Producers Canada Stock 3.26   -20.29 bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)
REI.UN-T RioCan Real Estate Investment Property Mgmnt & Investment Canada Stock 3.08   9.34 bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)
REF.UN-T Cdn. Real Estate Investment Property Mgmnt & Investment Canada Stock 3.04   13.66 bar graph of the performance of this holding (negative result) bar graph of the performance of this holding (positive result)

Distribution Report (18 months up to June 28, 2016)

Frequency of Income Distributions: Monthly

Frequency of Capital Gain Distributions: Annually

Date Income Dividend Capital Gain Total (Current Period) Trailing 12-Months Total Reinvestment Price
Jun 16, 2016 0.0600 0.0600 0.7200 13.531
May 16, 2016 0.0600 0.0600 0.7200 13.580
Apr 18, 2016 0.0600 0.0600 0.7200 13.341
Mar 16, 2016 0.0600 0.0600 0.7200 13.188
Feb 16, 2016 0.0600 0.0600 0.7200 12.200
Jan 18, 2016 0.0600 0.0600 0.7200 11.667
Dec 22, 2015 0.0600 0.0600 0.7200 12.592
Nov 16, 2015 0.0600 0.0600 0.7200 13.142
Oct 16, 2015 0.0600 0.0600 0.7200 13.635
Sep 16, 2015 0.0600 0.0600 0.7200 13.322
Aug 17, 2015 0.0600 0.0600 0.7200 13.670
Jul 16, 2015 0.0600 0.0600 0.7200 14.285
Jun 16, 2015 0.0600 0.0600 0.7200 14.351
May 19, 2015 0.0600 0.0600 0.7200 14.642
Apr 16, 2015 0.0600 0.0600 0.7200 15.160
Mar 16, 2015 0.0600 0.0600 0.7200 14.604
Feb 17, 2015 0.0600 0.0600 0.7200 15.198
Jan 16, 2015 0.0600 0.0600 0.7200 14.468

Portfolio Manager(s)

Kevin Hall, CFA, BComm (Hon)

Guardian Capital LP.

Start Date: April, 2013

Fund Return: 4.21%

Kevin Hall is a Managing Director, Canadian Equity and specializes in equity income mandates. He joined Guardian Capital in 2000 as an equity research analyst, was later promoted to Portfolio Manager in 2002 and to Senior Portfolio Manager in 2007. Prior to Guardian Capital, Kevin held various positions in client service and sales at Trimark Investment Management and Guardian Group of Funds Ltd. Kevin Graduated from McMaster University in 1992 with a Bachelor of Commerce Degree and is a CFA charterholder.

Also manages:BMO Cdn Divrsfd Mthly Inc Fd - Adv, BMO Global Divrsfd Fund - Advisor, BMO Growth and Income Fd - Classic

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Michele Robitaille, CFA, CA, CBV

Guardian Capital LP.

Start Date: April, 2013

Fund Return: 4.21%

Michele Robitaille is Managing Director and specializes in equity income mandates. She joined Guardian Capital in 2003 as Portfolio Manager and was promoted to Senior Portfolio Manager in 2007. Prior to Guardian Capital, Michele worked as an Equity Research Analyst for various Canadian investment dealers including Scotia Capital Inc. and National Bank Financial. Prior to that, she worked at Price Waterhouse LP in both the Audit and Business Services and Financial Advisory Services Groups. Michele graduated with a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of British Columbia. She is a Chartered Accountant, Chartered Business Valuator and a Chartered Financial Analyst.

Also manages:BMO Cdn Divrsfd Mthly Inc Fd - Adv, BMO Global Divrsfd Fund - Advisor, BMO Growth and Income Fd - Classic

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John Priestman, BA

Guardian Capital LP.

Start Date: March, 2014

Fund Return: -0.23%

John Priestman is a Managing Director, Canadian Equity since 1985 and specializes in equity income mandates. Prior to joining Guardian Capital, John held many senior roles that included managing portfolios at the Hospitals of Ontario Pension Plan and Manager of Pension Trusts at Royal Trust Company. He began his career in 1969 with Bell Gouinlock as an investment dealer with responsibilities for bond trading and municipal underwriting. John graduated with a Bachelor of Arts (Economics) from the University of British Columbia in 1968.

Also manages:BMO Cdn Divrsfd Mthly Inc Fd - Adv, BMO Global Divrsfd Fund - Advisor, BMO Growth and Income Fd - Classic, COMPASS Income Fund, INDEXPLUS Income, YIELDPLUS Income Fund

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