• Overview

    HEIFX
    Investor

    Hennessy Equity and Income Fund

    Actively managed and conservative by design, the Fund maintains a balanced portfolio of both equities and fixed-income securities.

    Fund Facts

    Category

    Multi-Asset

    Inception Date

    9/24/01

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    Why Invest

    • A balanced portfolio of high-quality equity and fixed-income securities
    • Access to institutionally-oriented portfolio management teams 
    • Focus on participating in equity market upside while dampening downside risk 

    Investment Approach

    The Hennessy Equity and Income Fund's portfolio consists of 60% large-cap, value-oriented stocks and 40% high-quality fixed-income securities. The Portfolio Managers take a long-term perspective and maintain a primary focus on downside protection.

    The Equity Portfolio Management Team employs a research-driven approach, utilizing a proprietary Balance Sheet Optimization model. They run a focused, high-conviction portfolio, and maintain low turnover by selecting stocks with the following characteristics:

    • High return on capital
    • Consistent free cash flow generation
    • Earnings yield
    • Attractive and conservative valuations

    The Fixed Income Portfolio Management Team utilizes a rigorous, bottom-up selection process built upon continuous analysis. They believe that duration management is critical to buffering interest rate sensitivity and that sector allocation is an important factor in performance results. They seek to include fixed income securities with the following characteristics:

    • Low duration, intermediate-term
    • Primarily Treasuries, agencies, and high-quality corporate obligations
    • Average Credit Quality – A by Moody’s
    • Select non-investment grade obligations to enhance yield

    Portfolio Managers

    The Fund is sub-advised by The London Company (equity allocation) and Financial Counselors, Inc. (fixed income allocation).

    The London Company, located in Richmond, VA, is a registered investment advisor providing equity portfolio management services to a diverse mix of corporations, trusts, foundations, endowments, pensions, banks, individuals, and mutual fund accounts since 1994.

    Financial Counselors, Inc., located in Kansas City, MO, is an independently owned investment adviser and has been providing investment advisory services since 1966.

    “We believe markets are much less efficient at assessing risk than reward.”

    - Steve Goddard

  • Insights & News

  • Performance

    Daily Pricing & Performance

    as of 3/21/19 (Investor)
    • Nav

      $15.16

    • $ Change

      $0.11

    • % Change

      0.73%

    • YTD

      7.75%

    Average Annualized Total Return

    as of 2/28/19 (Investor)
    Name 1 Mo YTD 1 yr 3 yr 5 yr 10 yr Since Inception (6/3/97)
    Equity and Income Fund (HEIFX) 2.26% 6.04% 1.45% 7.95% 5.53% 10.53% 6.71%
    Blended Balanced Index 1.96% 7.22% 4.42% 9.72% 7.20% 11.29% 6.70%
    S&P 500® Index 3.21% 11.48% 4.68% 15.28% 10.67% 16.67% 7.64%

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    as of 12/31/18 (Investor)
    Name QTR YTD 1 yr 3 yr 5 yr 10 yr Since Inception (6/3/97)
    Equity and Income Fund (HEIFX) -7.92% -4.33% -4.33% 4.71% 4.46% 8.55% 6.48%
    Blended Balanced Index -7.56% -2.01% -2.01% 6.35% 5.96% 9.17% 6.40%
    S&P 500® Index -13.52% -4.38% -4.38% 9.26% 8.49% 13.12% 7.16%

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    Hypothetical Growth of $10,000

    as of 2/28/2019 (Investor)

    Value of $10,000 invested between 2/28/2018 and 2/28/2019

    Equity and Income Fund (HEIFX) $10,145
    Blended Balanced Index $10,442
    S&P 500® Index $10,468

    Value of $10,000 invested between 2/29/2016 and 2/28/2019

    Equity and Income Fund (HEIFX) $12,580
    Blended Balanced Index $13,210
    S&P 500® Index $15,320

    Value of $10,000 invested between 2/28/2014 and 2/28/2019

    Equity and Income Fund (HEIFX) $13,091
    Blended Balanced Index $14,160
    S&P 500® Index $16,600

    Value of $10,000 invested between 2/28/2009 and 2/28/2019

    Equity and Income Fund (HEIFX) $27,218
    Blended Balanced Index $29,143
    S&P 500® Index $46,739

    Value of $10,000 invested between 6/3/1997 and 2/28/2019

    Equity and Income Fund (HEIFX) $41,061
    Blended Balanced Index $40,917
    S&P 500® Index $49,588

    This data illustrates the performance of a hypothetical $10,000 investment made in the Fund for the period noted, and it assumes reinvestment of dividends and capital gains. This chart does not imply future performance.

    Calendar Year Total Returns

      2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018
    Equity and Income Fund (HEIFX)
    18.43 11.34 10.61 8.82 15.03 11.26 -2.62 5.73 13.51 -4.33
    Blended Balanced Index
    18.11 11.84 3.86 11.16 18.10 9.43 1.49 8.06 13.59 -2.01
    S&P 500® Index
    26.46 15.06 2.11 16.00 32.39 13.69 1.38 11.96 21.83 -4.38
    Year
    Equity and Income Fund (HEIFX)
    Blended Balanced Index
    S&P 500® Index
    2008 -20.91% -22.08% -37.00%
    2007 8.98% 6.39% 5.49%
    2006 15.63% 11.01% 15.79%
    2005 5.39% 3.65% 4.91%
    2004 13.77% 7.76% 10.88%
    2003 26.08% 18.56% 28.68%
    2002 -14.63% -9.96% -22.10%
    2001 2.46% -3.53% -11.89%
    2000 11.18% -1.53% -9.10%
    1999 6.67% 12.54% 21.04%
    1998 -0.38% 20.87% 28.58%

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    Yield

    as of 2/28/19 (Investor)
    Distribution Rate 0.81%
    30-Day SEC Yield 1.15%
    Distribution Frequency Quarterly

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    Returns-Based Statistics
    Relative to S&P 500® Index

    as of 12/31/18 (Investor)
    Type 3 yr 5 yr 10 yr
    Alpha -1.30 -0.93 0.97
    Beta 0.60 0.60 0.56
    Upside Capture 56.41 58.37 58.64
    Downside Capture 61.27 62.88 52.20

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    Alpha measures the fund’s excess return relative to the return of the benchmark. Beta measures the volatility of the fund compared to that of the benchmark. The beta of the benchmark is 1.00. Capture ratios measure the fund’s overall performance in up markets (positive return periods) and down markets (negative return periods).

    Sharpe Ratio

    as of 12/31/18 (Investor)
    Type 3 yr 5 yr 10 yr
    Equity and Income Fund (HEIFX) 0.54 0.57 1.02
    S&P 500® Index 0.76 0.74 0.95
    Allocation--50% to 70% Equity Category Average 0.53 0.43 0.84

    Sharpe Ratio is a measure of risk-adjusted return, reflecting the average return earned in excess of the risk-free rate per unit of volatility.

    Standard Deviation

    as of 12/31/18 (Investor)
    Type 3 yr 5 yr 10 yr
    Equity and Income Fund (HEIFX) 6.85 6.81 7.93
    S&P 500® Index 10.95 10.94 13.60
    Allocation--50% to 70% Equity Category Average 6.79 6.87 8.98

    Standard deviation is a statistical measure of the historical volatility of a mutual fund or portfolio.

    Fund Expenses

    • Gross expense ratio

      1.49%

    Performance data quoted represents past performance; past performance does not guarantee future results. The investment return and principal value of an investment will fluctuate so that an investor's shares, when redeemed, may be worth more or less than their original cost. Current performance of the fund may be lower or higher than the performance quoted.

    Each Morningstar category average represents a universe of funds with similar objectives. The Morningstar Style Box reveals the fund's investment style as of 12/31/18. The vertical axis shows the market capitalization of the stocks owned and the horizontal axis shows investment style (value, blend, or growth). ©Morningstar, Inc. All Rights Reserved. Past performance is no guarantee of future results.

    The performance shown for periods prior to 9/24/01 represents the performance of Institutional Class shares of the Fund and includes expenses that are not applicable to and are lower than those of Investor Class shares.

    The performance shown for periods prior to 10/26/12 is that of the predecessor FBR Fund.

    The Blended Balanced Index consists of 60% common stocks represented by the S&P 500® Index and 40% bonds represented by the Bloomberg Barclays Capital Intermediate U.S. Government/Credit Index.

    The S&P 500® Index is an unmanaged index commonly used to measure the performance of U.S. stocks. The Bloomberg Barclays U.S. Intermediate Gov/Credit Index is an unmanaged index commonly used to measure the performance of intermediate-term U.S. bonds. One cannot invest directly in an index.

    Distribution Rate reflects the investment income per share during the last 12 months divided by the share price at the end of the period, expressed as an annual percentage rate. It is calculated by annualizing the Fund’s most recent distribution. The annualized dividend yield may not reflect the actual yield an investor would receive. 30-Day SEC Yield is a standardized yield computed by dividing the net investment income per share earned during the past 30-day period by the share price at the end of the period, expressed as an annual percentage rate. The 30-Day SEC Yield should be regarded as an estimate of the Fund’s rate of recent investment income, and it may not equal the Fund’s actual distribution rate. Past yields are no guarantee of future yields.

    Fund holdings and sector allocations are subject to change and should not be considered a recommendation to buy or sell any security.

    Credit Quality Bond Ratings typically range from AAA/Aaa (highest) to D (lowest). The credit ratings shown are based on each portfolio security’s rating as generally provided by Moody’s. If a Moody’s rating is not available, then the rating is provided by Standard and Poor’s (“S&P”), a Nationally Recognized Statistical Rating Organization (“NRSRO”). The credit quality of the investments in the Fund’s portfolio does not apply to the stability or safety of the Fund.

  • Portfolio

    Portfolio Allocation

    as of 12/31/18
    Allocation % of Net Assets
    Equities 55.70%
    Fixed Income 38.80%
    Cash & Other 5.50%

    Portfolio Characteristics

    as of 12/31/18
    Total Fund Assets $195.4 Million
    Portfolio Turnover 15%
    Median Market Cap $68.2 Billion
    Median Price/Earnings 14.6x
    Median Price/Book 3.1x
    Effective Maturity 5.1 years
    Effective Duration 3.9 years

    Price/Earnings measures a stock’s price per share compared to earnings. Price/Book measures a stock’s price per share to book value. Portfolio Turnover and Price/Earnings shown reflect the trailing 12-month period.

    Equity Sector Weighting

    as of 12/31/18
    Fund
    Financials 14.0%
    Consumer Discretionary 11.3%
    Information Technology 7.6%
    Industrials 7.3%
    Materials 4.7%
    Consumer Staples 4.5%
    Communication Services 4.0%
    Energy 1.2%
    Health Care 1.1%

    Portfolio Holdings

    Top 10 Holdings

    as of 12/31/18
    Top 10 Equity Holdings Ticker % of Net Assets
    Berkshire Hathaway, Inc. (Class B) BRK/B 4.5%
    Progressive Corp. PGR 3.1%
    Visa, Inc. V 3.0%
    Alphabet, Inc. (Class C) GOOG 2.9%
    Apple, Inc. AAPL 2.9%
    Dollar Tree, Inc. DLTR 2.6%
    Norfolk Southern Corp. NSC 2.4%
    CarMax, Inc. KMX 2.2%
    Carnival Corp. CCL 2.1%
    Alleghany Corp. Y 2.0%
    Total as % of Net Assets 27.5%

    Total Equity Holdings: 30
    Total Fixed-Income Holdings: 86

    as of 12/31/18
    Equity Holdings Ticker % of Net Assets
    Berkshire Hathaway, Inc. (Class B) BRK/B 4.5%
    Progressive Corp. PGR 3.1%
    Visa, Inc. V 3.0%
    Alphabet, Inc. (Class C) GOOG 2.9%
    Apple, Inc. AAPL 2.9%
    Dollar Tree, Inc. DLTR 2.6%
    Norfolk Southern Corp. NSC 2.4%
    CarMax, Inc. KMX 2.2%
    Carnival Corp. CCL 2.1%
    Alleghany Corp. Y 2.0%
    BlackRock, Inc. BLK 1.9%
    O'Reilly Automotive, Inc. ORLY 1.9%
    Nestle SA NSRGY 1.9%
    The Home Depot, Inc. HD 1.8%
    Cisco Systems, Inc. CSCO 1.8%
    NewMarket Corp. NEU 1.8%
    Wells Fargo & Co. WFC 1.7%
    Martin Marietta Materials, Inc. MLM 1.6%
    Southwest Airlines Co. LUV 1.5%
    Altria Group, Inc. MO 1.5%
    Albemarle Corp. ALB 1.4%
    General Dynamics Corp. GD 1.4%
    Chevron Corp. CVX 1.2%
    FedEx Corp. FDX 1.2%
    The Coca-Cola Company KO 1.1%
    Bristol Myers Squibb BMY 1.1%
    Verizon Communications, Inc. VZ 1.0%
    Bank of America Corp. BAC 0.9%
    Deere & Co. DE 0.8%
    Lowe's Companies, Inc. LOW 0.8%
    Total as % of Net Assets 55.7%
    Fixed Income Holdings Ticker % of Net Assets
    Agilent Technologies. Inc. - 5% (7/15/20) 00846UAG6 0.3%
    Alibaba Group - 3.6% (11/28/24) 01609WAQ5 0.5%
    American International Group, Inc. - 4 1/8% (2/15/24) 026874CY1 0.5%
    American International Group. Inc. - 4 7/8% (6/1/22) 026874CU9 0.5%
    Amgen, Inc. - 3 5/8% (5/22/24) 031162BV1 0.8%
    Amgen, Inc. - 3.45% (10/1/20) 031162BD1 0.5%
    AngloGold Ashanti Holdings PLC - 5 1/8% (8/1/22) 03512TAC5 0.5%
    Apple, Inc. - 4 1/2% (2/23/36) 037833BW9 0.1%
    AT&T, Inc. - 5.35% (9/1/40) 04650NAB0 0.1%
    U.S. Treasury Note/Bond - 4 1/4% (3/1/27) 00206RDQ2 0.5%
    AT&T, Inc. - 3% (2/15/22) 00206RBD3 0.3%
    Boardwalk Pipeline Partners - 4.45% (07/15/27) 096630AF5 0.6%
    Canadian Natural Resources, Ltd. - 3.9% (2/1/25) 136385AV3 0.5%
    Capital One Financial Corp. - 4 3/4% (7/15/21) 14040HAY1 0.8%
    Capital One - 2.25% (9/13/21) 14042RBT7 0.3%
    Celgene Corp. - 3 5/8% (5/15/24) 151020AP9 0.8%
    Comerica, Inc. - 2 1/8% (05/23/19) 200340AP2 0.3%
    Corning, Inc. - 6.85% (3/1/29) 219350AH8 0.2%
    CVS Health Corp. - 4 1/8% (5/15/21) 126650BW9 0.5%
    Deutsche Telekom - 6% (7/8/19) 25156PAN3 0.6%
    Diamond Finco 1/Finco 2 - 5.45% (6/15/23) 25272KAG8 0.6%
    Discover Financial Services - 5.2% (4/27/22) 254709AG3 0.5%
    Dow Chemical Co. - 4 1/4% (11/15/20) 260543CC5 0.5%
    Edwards Lifesciences - 4.3% (6/15/28) 28176EAD0 0.8%
    Encana Corp. - 3.9% (11/15/21) 292505AJ3 0.8%
    Cigna Corporation - 3 1/2% (6/15/24) 30219GAK4 0.4%
    Freddie Mac - 2% (10/27/23) 3134GARC0 0.6%
    FHLB - 2.75% (7/11/31) 3130A8M75 0.4%
    FHLB - 1.25% (10/17/31) 3130A9JQ5 0.6%
    Fannie Mae - 1 1/2% (08/10/21) 3136G3U45 0.5%
    Fannie Mae - 2 1/2% (3/30/26) 3136G3GG4 0.6%
    Fannie Mae - 1 1/2% (4/18/28) 3136G3GW9 0.5%
    Freddie Mac Gold Pool - G02922 3128M4SK0 0.0%
    Freddie Mac Gold Pool - Q11129 3132HMHE4 0.9%
    Freddie Mac Gold Pool - G11740 31283K4Z8 0.0%
    Freddie Mac Gold Pool - G61281 31335BM60 0.9%
    Freddie Mac Gold Pool - Q08238 3132GTPX9 0.5%
    Freddie Mac REMICS - 3870 NH 3137ABXJ5 0.0%
    Freddie Mac REMICS - 3928 HC 3137AEZ65 0.1%
    Freddie Mac REMICS - 4016 NL 3137ANAJ4 0.2%
    Freddie Mac REMICS - 4146 ML 3137AXGC1 0.1%
    Freddie Mac REMICS - 4309 JD 3137B7US6 0.1%
    Freddie Mac REMICS - 4322 DJ 3137B8MS3 0.2%
    First Niagara Financial Group - 6 3/4% (3/19/20) 33582VAB4 0.3%
    Fannie Mae Pool - 829054 31407FBX7 0.0%
    Fannie Mae Pool - AJ3232 3138AUSW8 0.3%
    Fannie Mae Pool - AB4300 31417AX61 0.3%
    Fannie Mae Pool - AU4405 3138X33P5 1.2%
    Fannie Mae Pool - 928831 31412L4Q0 0.1%
    Fannie Mae Pool - MA0918 31418AAU2 0.3%
    Fannie Mae REMICS - 2010-134 DJ 31398SMH3 0.1%
    Fannie Mae REMICS - 2012-16 Y 3136A4RW1 0.1%
    Fannie Mae REMICS - 2012-22 PA 3136A4AJ8 0.1%
    Fannie Mae REMICS - 2013-52 MD 3136AEJ24 0.1%
    Ford Motor Corp. - 7.45% (7/16/31) 345370CA6 0.5%
    General Electric Co. - 6% (8/7/19) 36962G4D3 0.3%
    Ginnie Mae - 2013-24 BD 38378FM72 0.1%
    Goldcorp, Inc. - 3 5/8% (6/9/21) 380956AF9 0.4%
    Goldman Sachs - 5 3/8% (3/15/20) 38141EA58 0.6%
    Goldman Sachs - 6% (6/15/20) 38141EA66 0.8%
    Huntington Bancshares - 4% (5/15/25) 446150AM6 0.4%
    Husky Energy - 4% (04/15/24) 448055AK9 0.4%
    JPMorgan Chase & Co. - 2.7% (5/18/23) 46625HRL6 0.5%
    Juniper Networks, Inc. - 4.6% (3/15/21) 48203RAF1 0.3%
    KeyCorp - 5.1% (3/24/21) 49326EED1 0.5%
    Lincoln National Corp. - 6 1/4% (2/15/20) 534187AY5 0.4%
    Macy's, Inc. - 4.5% (12/15/34) 55616XAM9 0.1%
    Macy's, Inc. - 4.375% (09/01/23) 55616XAK3 0.5%
    Morgan Stanley - 5 1/2% (7/28/21) 61747WAL3 1.3%
    National Oilwell Varco, Inc. - 2.6% (12/1/22) 637071AJ0 0.6%
    Newmont Mining Corp. - 3 1/2% (3/15/22) 651639AN6 0.5%
    Prudential Financial - 3.878% (03/27/28) 74432QCC7 0.2%
    Raymond James Financial, Inc. - 5 5/8% (4/1/24) 754730AD1 0.4%
    Raymond James Financial, Inc. - 3 5/8% (9/15/26) 754730AE9 0.7%
    Rio Tinto Finance USA, Ltd. - 3 3/4% (6/15/25) 767201AS5 0.5%
    Synchrony Financial - 3 3/4% (8/15/21) 87165BAC7 0.6%
    Synovus Financial - 3.125% (11/01/22) 87161CAL9 0.6%
    U.S. Treasury Note/Bond - 3 5/8% (2/15/44) 912810RE0 0.5%
    U.S. Treasury Note/Bond - 2 5/8% (11/15/20) 912828PC8 1.1%
    AT&T - 3% (10/31/25) 9128285J5 0.2%
    U.S. Treasury Note/Bond - 2 3/4% (2/15/24) 912828B66 1.6%
    U.S. Treasury Note/Bond - 3 5/8% (8/15/19) 912828LJ7 1.7%
    Verizon Communications, Inc. - 2.45% (11/1/22) 92343VBJ2 0.6%
    Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. - 5% (10/25/40) 931142CY7 0.2%
    Westpac Banking Corp. - 4 7/8% (11/19/19) 961214BK8 0.2%
    Willis Tower Watson - 3.6% (5/15/24) 970648AF8 0.4%
    Total as % of Net Assets 38.9%
    Preferred Holdings Ticker % of Net Assets
    CHS, Inc. - 7 1/2% 12542R803 0.1%
    Morgan Stanley - 6 3/8% 61761J406 0.1%
    Two Harbors Investment Corp - 7.625% 90187B309 0.1%
    JPMorgan Chase & Co. - 6.15% 48127V827 0.1%
    Huntington Bancshares, Inc. - 6 1/4% 446150708 0.1%
    Chimera Investment Corp. - 8% 16934Q307 0.1%
    Royal Bank of Scotland - 0% (06/21/13) 020002127 0.1%
    Charles Schwab Corp. - 6% 808513402 0.1%
    Capital One Financial Corp. - 6.2% 14040H881 0.1%
    Charles Schwab Corp. - 5.95% 808513600 0.1%
    Capital One Financial Corp. - 6% 14040H840 0.1%
    Wells Fargo & Co. - 6% 94988U730 0.1%
    Annaly Capital Management - 6.95% 035710870 0.1%
    AT & T - 5.625% 00206R409 0.1%
    Investco Mortgage Capital - 7.5% 46131B506 0.1%
    KeyCorp - 6 1/8% 493267702 0.1%
    BB&T Corp. - 5.2% 054937602 0.1%
    Hartford Financial - 6% 416518603 0.1%
    Enbridge, Inc. - 6 3/8% 29250N477 0.1%
    MetLife - 5.6275% 59156R876 0.1%
    Wells Fargo & Co. - 5 1/2% 94988U672 0.1%
    Regions Financial Corp. - 6 3/8% 7591EP506 0.1%
    State Street Corp. - 5.9% 857477608 0.1%
    Arch Capital Group - 5.45% 03939A107 0.1%
    BB&T Corp. - 5 5/8% 054937875 0.1%
    Southern Co. - 6 1/4% 842587206 0.1%
    Aegon NV - 6 3/8% 007924301 0.1%
    Monmouth Real Estate Investment Corp. - 6.125% 609720404 0.1%
    Banc of California, Inc. - 7% 05990K874 0.1%
    Citigroup, Inc. - 6.3% 172967317 0.1%
    Bank of America Corp - 6% 060505229 0.0%
    First Republic Bank - 5.7% 33616C852 0.0%
    Vornado Realty Trust - 5 1/4% 929042828 0.0%
    U.S. Bancorp - 6 1/2% 902973833 0.0%
    Public Storage - 5.4% 74460W776 0.0%
    First Republic Bank - 5 1/2% 33616C837 0.0%
    Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. - 6.3% 38148B504 0.0%
    Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. - 6 3/8% 38148B108 0.0%
    Chimera Investment Corp. - 8% 16934Q406 0.0%
    DTE Energy Co. - 6% 233331867 0.0%
    Bank of America - 6.2% (12/31/49) 060505286 0.0%
    Citigroup - 6.875% 172967341 0.0%
    Axis Capital Holdings - 5.50% 05461T305 0.0%
    Synovus - 6.25% 87161C600 0.0%
    IBERIABANK Corp. - 6 5/8% 450828207 0.0%
    State Street Corp. - 6% 857477889 0.0%
    Prudential - 5.625% 744320805 0.0%
    National General Holdings Corp. - 7 1/2% 636220857 0.0%
    Fannie Mae - 8 1/4% 313586752 0.0%
    ING Groep NV - 6 1/8% 456837509 0.0%
    TCF Financial Corp. - 5.7% 872275300 0.0%
    Agilent Technologies. Inc. - 5% (7/15/20) 493267876 0.0%
    Legg Mason, Inc. - 6 3/8% 524901501 0.0%
    Legg Mason, Inc. - 5.45% 524901600 0.0%
    Webster Financial Corp - 5 1/4% 947890505 0.0%
    Total as % of Net Assets 2.5%
    Cash & Other Holdings % of Net Assets
    Cash & Other 3.0%
    Total as % of Net Assets 3.0%

    Country Allocation

    as of 12/31/18
    • United States

      86.1%

    • Foreign

      8.4%

    • Cash & Other

      5.5%

    United States 86.1%
    Panama 2.1%
    Canada 2.1%
    Switzerland 1.9%
    Australia 0.7%
    Netherlands 0.6%
    Cayman Islands 0.5%
    Isle of Man 0.5%
    Cash & Other 5.5%

    Quality Distribution

    as of 12/31/18
    Aaa/AAA 35.1%
    Aa/AA 1.4%
    A 11.2%
    Baa/BBB 45.9%
    Below Baa/BBB 3.3%
    N/A 3.1%
    Non-rated 0.0%
  • Distributions

    The Hennessy Equity and Income Fund pays capital gains (if any) once annually, usually in December. Ordinary income distributions are paid quarterly, at the end of March, June, September, and December.

    Date Paid Income Short-Term Gain Long-Term Gain Total Per Share Reinvest Price
    12/27/2018 $0.03034 -- -- $0.03034 $13.98
    12/07/2018 -- $0.00988 $1.12438 $1.13426 $14.39
    09/28/2018 $0.03365 -- -- $0.03365 $16.52
    06/29/2018 $0.03238 -- -- $0.03238 $15.72
    03/29/2018 $0.04376 -- -- $0.04376 $15.74
    12/27/2017 $0.02788 -- -- $0.02788 $16.04
    12/07/2017 -- -- $0.83721 $0.83721 $15.87
    09/29/2017 $0.02783 -- -- $0.02783 $16.13
    06/30/2017 $0.02750 -- -- $0.02750 $15.69
    03/31/2017 $0.03479 -- -- $0.03479 $15.42
    12/28/2016 $0.03026 -- -- $0.03026 $14.97
    12/07/2016 -- -- $1.33654 $1.33654 $15.05
    09/30/2016 $0.02778 -- -- $0.02778 $15.87
    06/30/2016 $0.03392 -- -- $0.03392 $15.85
    03/31/2016 $0.03288 -- -- $0.03288 $15.59
    12/29/2015 $0.03720 -- -- $0.03720 $15.67
    12/09/2015 -- -- $0.38708 $0.38708 $15.64
    09/30/2015 $0.03017 -- -- $0.03017 $15.47
    06/30/2015 $0.03304 -- -- $0.03304 $16.34
    03/31/2015 $0.03383 -- -- $0.03383 $16.51
    12/31/2014 $0.03361 -- -- $0.03361 $16.48
    12/08/2014 -- $0.00476 $0.63992 $0.64468 $16.46
    09/30/2014 $0.03877 -- -- $0.03877 $16.39
    06/30/2014 $0.03886 -- -- $0.03886 $16.37
    03/31/2014 $0.04441 -- -- $0.04441 $15.82
    12/31/2013 $0.03803 -- -- $0.03803 $15.54
    12/10/2013 -- -- $0.49682 $0.49682 $15.41
    09/30/2013 $0.05030 -- -- $0.05030 $15.27
    06/28/2013 $0.04402 -- -- $0.04402 $15.03
    03/28/2013 $0.02552 -- -- $0.02552 $14.95
    12/31/2012 $0.10560 -- -- $0.10560 $14.09
    09/28/2012 $0.04241 -- -- $0.04241 $14.04
    06/29/2012 $0.04351 -- -- $0.04351 $13.91
    03/30/2012 $0.04654 -- -- $0.04654 $13.83
    12/30/2011 $0.06327 -- -- $0.06327 $13.17
    09/30/2011 $0.05228 -- -- $0.05228 $12.21
    06/30/2011 $0.07319 -- -- $0.07319 $12.81
    03/31/2011 $0.07897 -- -- $0.07897 $12.56
    12/31/2010 $0.06906 -- -- $0.06906 $12.16
    09/30/2010 $0.08956 -- -- $0.08956 $11.69
    06/30/2010 $0.07191 -- -- $0.07191 $10.87
    03/10/2010 $0.14560 -- -- $0.14560 $11.40
    09/29/2009 $0.07930 -- -- $0.07930 $10.73
    06/29/2009 $0.06720 -- -- $0.06720 $9.76
    03/30/2009 $0.05550 -- -- $0.05550 $8.85
    12/30/2008 $0.05180 -- -- $0.05180 $9.66
    09/29/2008 $0.08250 -- -- $0.08250 $11.04
    06/27/2008 $0.08660 $0.09590 $0.07110 $0.25360 $11.53
    03/28/2008 $0.07230 -- -- $0.07230 $12.25
    12/19/2007 $0.10130 $0.29740 $2.04260 $2.44130 $12.76
    09/28/2007 $0.10750 -- -- $0.10750 $15.21
    06/29/2007 $0.08930 $0.04010 $0.19180 $0.32120 $15.01
    03/30/2007 $0.08650 -- -- $0.08650 $14.48
    12/29/2006 $0.08300 -- $0.16240 $0.24540 $14.49
    09/29/2006 $0.08300 -- -- $0.08300 $14.01
    06/30/2006 $0.08000 -- -- $0.08000 $13.70
    03/31/2006 $0.07900 -- -- $0.07900 $13.48
    12/30/2005 $0.09400 -- -- $0.09400 $12.97
    09/30/2005 $0.09300 -- -- $0.09300 $13.10
    06/30/2005 $0.09800 -- -- $0.09800 $12.66
    03/31/2005 $0.06900 -- -- $0.06900 $12.58
    12/31/2004 $0.10200 -- -- $0.10200 $12.65
    09/30/2004 $0.08800 -- -- $0.08800 $12.07
    06/30/2004 $0.09200 -- -- $0.09200 $11.94
    03/31/2004 $0.09500 -- -- $0.09500 $11.69
    12/31/2003 $0.08900 -- -- $0.08900 $11.47
    09/30/2003 $0.08200 -- -- $0.08200 $10.69
    06/30/2003 $0.05200 -- -- $0.05200 $10.49
    03/31/2003 $0.06600 -- -- $0.06600 $9.30
    12/31/2002 $0.06500 -- -- $0.06500 $9.35
    09/25/2002 $0.07000 -- -- $0.07000 $8.94
    06/26/2002 $0.06000 -- -- $0.06000 $10.09
    03/27/2002 $0.06000 -- -- $0.06000 $11.43
    12/28/2001 $0.05940 -- -- $0.05940 $11.38
    09/26/2001 $0.00640 -- -- $0.00640 $9.92

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