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Morgan Stanley India Investment Fund, Inc  as of 06/15/2021

NYSE / IIF Asset Class:  Emerging Markets Funds 1 YR Lipper Avg:  49.08%

Growth of $10K

Avg Annual Total Return %
  10 YR 5 YR 1 YR YTD
Market Return 6.52% 8.01% 64.18% 17.63%
Lipper Pct. Rank 38 75 25 32
NAV Return 6.77% 7.18% 64.38% 15.41%
Lipper Pct. Rank 34 82 19 32
Premium/Discount History

10 YR Avg 5 YR Avg YTD Avg
-12.030% -13.054% -14.690%

NAV $29.14 Market Price $24.95
Net Change $0.15 Market Change -$0.04
Premium/Discount -14.38%
1 YR NAV Return 64.380%
1 YR NAV Rank 19
12-Mo Yield as of 4/30/2021 Yield Def
Income Only Yield 0.00%
Distribution Yield (Market) 0.02%
Most Recent Income Dividend $0.004
Ex-Div Date 12/17/2020
Most Recent Cap Gain Dividend $0.028
Ex-Div Date 12/19/2019
Dividend Frequency Annually
YTD Dividends --
YTD Capital Gains --
Inception Date 2/17/1994
Fund Advisor Morgan Stanley Investment Management Inc
Manager & Tenure Sharma since 1996
Hattangadi since 2019
Phone 800-231-2608
Total Net Assets (mil) as of 5/31/2021 $320.2
% Leveraged Assets as of 12/31/2020 --
Portfolio Turnover 46.00%
Mgmt Fees 1.132%
Expense Ratio 1.370%
Fund Objective
The Fund seeks long-term capital appreciation by investing primarily in equity securities of Indian issuers. The Fund seeks to invest primarily in equity securities of companies organized in, India, denominated in Rupees and issued by companies to finance operations in India or of companies that alone.
Top Holdings (as of 3/31/2021)
Infosys Ltd ORD 9.43%
ICICI Bank Ltd ORD 7.95%
Axis Bank Ltd ORD 7.05%
Reliance Industries Ltd ORD 6.28%
Bharti Airtel Ltd ORD 5.49%
Cholamandalam Investment and Finance Company Ltd ORD 4.15%
HDFC Bank Ltd ORD 4.09%
SRF Ltd ORD 3.09%
Eicher Motors Ltd ORD 3.07%
Asian Paints Ltd ORD 2.56%
Top Sectors (as of 3/31/2021)
Financials 32.98%
Industrials 18.17%
Technology 13.79%
Utilities 7.34%
Oil & Gas 6.28%
Telecommunications 5.49%
Health Care 5.14%
Basic Materials 4.17%
Consumer Goods 2.61%
Non Classified Equity 2.25%

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