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BlackRock Mid-Cap Growth Equity Inv A (BMGAX)

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BlackRock Mid-Cap Growth Equity Inv A
Phone: 800-441-7762
Fund Overview 
Category:Mid-Cap Growth
Fund Family:BlackRock
Net Assets:388.26M
Year-to-Date Return:0.59%
Morningstar Rating:2 stars
Fund Inception Date:Dec 27, 1996
Morningstar Style Box 
Mid-Cap Growth
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Management Information 
Eileen Leary
Lead Manager since Dec 31, 2002
Eileen Leary, CFA, Managing Director and portfolio manager, is head of BlackRock's small and mid cap growth equity team. She is the lead manager for mid cap growth strategy. Prior to joining BlackRock in 2005, Ms. Leary was a mid cap growth portfolio manager at State Street Research & Management. Ms. Leary joined SSRM in 1989 and held a variety of different positions, including portfolio manager, equity analyst and financial control manager. Prior to joining SSRM, she spent a year at Coopers and Lybrand in Dublin where she was an audit supervisor. Ms. Leary began her career as an accountant with Price Waterhouse.
Investment Information 
Min Initial Investment:1,000
Min Initial Investment, IRA:1,000
Min Initial Investment, AIP:50
Min Subsequent Investment:50
Min Subsequent Investment, IRA:50
Min Subsequent Investment, AIP:50
BMGAX can be purchased from 114 brokerages.

Fund Summary 
The investment seeks long-term capital appreciation. The fund normally invests at least 80% of its net assets in equity securities issued by U.S. mid-capitalization companies which fund management believes have above-average earnings growth potential. The fund adviser generally defines mid-capitalization companies as those with market capitalizations comparable in size to the companies in the Russell Midcap® Growth Index. It primarily invests in common stock but also can invest in preferred stock, convertible securities and other equity securities.

Fund Operations 
Last Dividend : 0.00
Last Cap Gain (Dec 10, 2013) : 0.00
Annual Holdings Turnover (Aug 18, 2014) : 160.00%
Average for Category:54.60%
Fees & Expenses 
ExpenseBMGAXCategory Avg
Annual Report Expense Ratio (net):1.39%1.32%
Prospectus Net Expense Ratio:1.39%N/A
Prospectus Gross Expense Ratio:1.55%N/A
Max 12b1 Fee:0.25%N/A
Max Front End Sales Load:5.25%5.39%
Max Deferred Sales Load: N/A2.29%
3 Yr Expense Projection*:974559
5 Yr Expense Projection*:1,311877
10 Yr Expense Projection*:2,2611,792
* Per $10,000 invested