BlackRock Global Allocation Fund
Fund offered by:
BlackRock/iShares
Ticker: MDLOX
Prison industrial complex grade: One or more holdings were flagged as higher risk by our prison industrial complex screen, making up less than 1% of the portfolio. Assigned a grade of C.
C
$2.64 BILLION
Prison industrial complex
28
flagged holdings
9.75%
of assets flagged
Data as of 7/31/21
Flagged investments:
$2.64 BILLION, 9.75% of assets
Higher risk:
$52 MILLION, 0.19% of assets
 Private prison operators:
$0, 0% of assets
For each prison industrial complex category, click to see the breakdown of flagged holdings.
Prison industry
Prison industry
Incarceration and detention facilities, services in facilities, supervision and monitoring
14
holdings
$1.72B
invested
6.33%
of portfolio
Border industry
Border industry
Incarceration and detention facilities, immigrant monitoring and surveillance, militarization of the U.S.-Mexico border
24
holdings
$2.29B
invested
8.44%
of portfolio
All flagged holdings
28 holdings
28 holdings
  • 1.  Microsoft Corp
    Prison industryBorder industry
    $638.81M
    2.36%
  • 2.  Alphabet Inc Class C
    Border industry
    $491.01M
    1.81%
  • 3.  Amazon.com Inc
    Prison industryBorder industry
    $320.19M
    1.18%
  • 4.  Bank of America Corp
    Prison industryBorder industry
    $229.52M
    0.85%
  • 5.  Salesforce.com Inc
    Border industry
    $187.48M
    0.69%
Higher risk
Private prison operator
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BlackRock Global Allocation Fund $MDLOX has $2.64 BILLION invested in 28 companies involved in the prison industrial complex, amounting to 9.75% of fund assets
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Financial performance
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Current fund
MDLOX
BlackRock Global Allocation Fund
Family
BlackRock/iShares
Category
World Allocation
vs.
Benchmark
IVV
iShares Core S&P 500 ETF
Family
iShares from BlackRock
Category
Large Blend
Fund comparison settings
Investment timeline
Performance as of: 10/31/21
1 year
3 years
5 years
10 years
Benchmark
Suggested: Not available
IVV - iShares Core S&P 500 ETF
Fund comparison results
Compared to the benchmark, this fund has:
Lower 10-yr returns 
-8.81% less in annualized returns
Same in private prison operators 
Both 0% invested
Less invested in higher risk companies, prison industry 
0.1% less invested
Less invested in higher risk companies, border industry 
0.88% less invested
Less invested in higher risk companies 
0.88% less invested
Less invested in all screened prison industry companies 
10.19% less invested
Less invested in all screened border industry companies 
13.44% less invested
Less invested in all screened companies 
15.27% less invested
Current fund
MDLOX
BlackRock Global Allocation Fund
Family
BlackRock/iShares
Category
World Allocation
vs.
Benchmark
IVV
iShares Core S&P 500 ETF
Family
iShares from BlackRock
Category
Large Blend
Fund comparison settings
Investment timeline
Performance as of: 10/31/21
1 year
3 years
5 years
10 years
Benchmark
Suggested: Not available
IVV - iShares Core S&P 500 ETF
Fund comparison results
Compared to the benchmark, this fund has:
Lower 10-yr returns 
-8.81% less in annualized returns
Same in private prison operators 
Both 0% invested
Less invested in higher risk companies, prison industry 
0.1% less invested
Less invested in higher risk companies, border industry 
0.88% less invested
Less invested in higher risk companies 
0.88% less invested
Less invested in all screened prison industry companies 
10.19% less invested
Less invested in all screened border industry companies 
13.44% less invested
Less invested in all screened companies 
15.27% less invested
Current fund
MDLOX
BlackRock Global Allocation Fund
Family
BlackRock/iShares
Category
World Allocation
vs.
Benchmark
IVV
iShares Core S&P 500 ETF
Family
iShares from BlackRock
Category
Large Blend
Fund comparison settings
Investment timeline
Performance as of: 10/31/21
1 year
3 years
5 years
10 years
Benchmark
Suggested: Not available
IVV - iShares Core S&P 500 ETF
Fund comparison results
Compared to the benchmark, this fund has:
Lower 10-yr returns 
-8.81% less in annualized returns
Same in private prison operators 
Both 0% invested
Less invested in higher risk companies, prison industry 
0.1% less invested
Less invested in higher risk companies, border industry 
0.88% less invested
Less invested in higher risk companies 
0.88% less invested
Less invested in all screened prison industry companies 
10.19% less invested
Less invested in all screened border industry companies 
13.44% less invested
Less invested in all screened companies 
15.27% less invested
Month-end trailing returns  
Annualized returns
Flagged investments
1-yr
3-yr
5-yr
10-yr
Private prison operators
This fund
MDLOX - BlackRock Global Allocation Fund
22%
14%
9.91%
7.35%
0% 
Benchmark
IVV - iShares Core S&P 500 ETF
43%
21%
19%
16%
0% 
Fund compared to benchmark
 
-20.9%
-7.71%
-8.97%
-8.81%
Same
Find more financial data on MDLOX at Morningstar.com
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