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Dodge & Cox Balanced (DODBX)

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Dodge & Cox Balanced
Dodge & Cox Funds40 Th FloorSan Francisco, CA 94104
Phone: 800-621-3979
Fund Overview 
Category:Moderate Allocation
Fund Family:Dodge & Cox
Net Assets:15.05B
Year-to-Date Return:8.06%
Morningstar Rating:4 stars
Fund Inception Date:1931-06-26
Morningstar Style Box 
Moderate Allocation
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Management Information 
John R. Gunn
Lead Manager since Jan 1, 1977
John A. Gunn, Chairman Emeritus — Mr. Gunn graduated from Stanford University in 1966 and received his M.B.A. from the Stanford Graduate School of Business in 1972. He joined Dodge & Cox in 1972. He is a Trustee of the Dodge & Cox Funds. Mr. Gunn is a Director and shareholder of the firm, a Chartered Investment Counselor, and holds the CFA designation.
Investment Information 
Min Initial Investment:2,500
Min Initial Investment, IRA:1,000
Min Initial Investment, AIP:2,500
Min Subsequent Investment:100
Min Subsequent Investment, IRA:100
Min Subsequent Investment, AIP:100
DODBX can be purchased from 98 brokerages.

Fund Summary 
The investment seeks regular income, conservation of principal, and an opportunity for long-term growth of principal and income. The fund invests in a diversified portfolio of equity securities and debt securities. It primarily invests in companies that, in Dodge & Cox's opinion, appear to be temporarily undervalued by the stock market and have a favorable outlook for long-term growth. The fund may invest up to 20% of its total assets in U.S. dollar-denominated securities of non-U.S. issuers traded in the United States that are not in the S&P 500.

Fund Operations 
Last Dividend : 0.00
Last Cap Gain (Mar 25, 2014) : 0.00
Annual Holdings Turnover (Sep 17, 2014) : 25.00%
Average for Category:40.71%
Fees & Expenses 
ExpenseDODBXCategory Avg
Annual Report Expense Ratio (net):0.53%0.93%
Prospectus Net Expense Ratio:0.53%N/A
Prospectus Gross Expense Ratio:0.53%N/A
Max 12b1 Fee:N/AN/A
Max Front End Sales Load:N/A5.28%
Max Deferred Sales Load: N/A2.50%
3 Yr Expense Projection*:170580
5 Yr Expense Projection*:296890
10 Yr Expense Projection*:6651,770
* Per $10,000 invested