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Voya Natural Resources Equity Income Fund  as of 06/11/2021

NYSE / IRR Asset Class:  Natural Resources Funds 1 YR Lipper Avg:  46.61%

Growth of $10K

Avg Annual Total Return %
  10 YR 5 YR 1 YR YTD
Market Return -2.51% 1.19% 68.49% 48.74%
Lipper Pct. Rank 86 55 19 37
NAV Return -3.06% -1.99% 34.32% 25.49%
Lipper Pct. Rank 86 73 82 55
Premium/Discount History

10 YR Avg 5 YR Avg YTD Avg
-6.822% -5.929% -9.810%

NAV $3.72 Market Price $3.72
Net Change $0.00 Market Change $0.01
Premium/Discount 0.05%
1 YR NAV Return 34.316%
1 YR NAV Rank 82
12-Mo Yield as of 4/30/2021 Yield Def
Income Only Yield 2.39%
Distribution Yield (Market) 8.65%
Most Recent Income Dividend $0.077
Ex-Div Date 4/1/2021
Most Recent Cap Gain Dividend $0.095
Ex-Div Date 12/28/2011
Dividend Frequency Quarterly
YTD Dividends $0.077
YTD Capital Gains --
Inception Date 10/24/2006
Fund Advisor Voya Investments LLC
Manager & Tenure Team Managed
Phone 800-992-0180
Total Net Assets (mil) as of 5/31/2021 $76.0
% Leveraged Assets as of 2/28/2021 --
Portfolio Turnover 35.00%
Mgmt Fees 1.037%
Expense Ratio 1.300%
Fund Objective
The Fund seeks total return through a combination of current income, capital gains and capital appreciation The Fund will seek to achieve its investment objective by investing at least 80% of its assets in the equity securities of, or derivatives linked to the equity securities of, natural resources companies.
Top Holdings (as of 3/31/2021)
Exxon Mobil Corp ORD 11.15%
Chevron Corp ORD 9.96%
ConocoPhillips ORD 4.67%
Enbridge Inc ORD 3.79%
Freeport-McMoRan Inc ORD 3.17%
TC Energy Corp ORD 2.91%
EOG Resources Inc ORD 2.81%
Newmont Corporation ORD 2.76%
Phillips 66 ORD 2.51%
Canadian Natural Resources Ltd ORD 2.34%
Top Sectors (as of 3/31/2021)
Oil & Gas 69.17%
Basic Materials 18.70%
Industrials 11.35%
Non Classified Equity 0.25%

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