PGIM Jennison Blend Fund
Fund offered by:
PGIM Funds (Prudential)
Ticker: PBQAX
Deforestation grade: F
This grade is based on how much money the fund has invested in three key deforestation-driving sectors: commodity producers, banks and lenders, and major consumer brands.
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F
12.41%
INVESTED IN DEFORESTATION-RISK COMPANIES
producers
AGRIBUSINESS
deforestation-risk producers and traders of palm oil, paper/pulp, rubber, timber, cattle, and soy
banks
BANKS AND LENDERS
that finance deforestation-risk agribusiness producers via lending and underwriting
consumers
MAJOR CONSUMER BRANDS
that use deforestation-risk agribusiness commodities in products
16
HOLDINGS FLAGGED
12%
OF ASSETS FLAGGED
This fund contains
 $107.37 MILLION invested 
in holdings flagged for deforestation risk
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producers
Commodity producers
1 holdings
0.07% of assets
$638,690 invested
banks
Banks and lenders
3 holdings
2.57% of assets
$22.22 MILLION invested
consumers
Major consumer brands
12 holdings
9.77% of assets
$84.52 MILLION invested
Commodity producers
Commodity producers
1 HOLDINGS
Companies that produce and trade palm oil, paper/pulp, rubber, timber, cattle, and soy, and have a past record or a significant risk of contributing to deforestation, land grabbing, and human rights abuses. Investing in any of these companies assigns a fund a grade of F.
1 HOLDINGS
  • % of portfolio
    $ invested
  • 1. Adecoagro SA
    Soy producer
    0.07%0.07% of portfolio
    $638,690$638,690 invested
    Soy producer
Banks and lenders
Banks and lenders
3 HOLDINGS
Financial institutions directly and indirectly involved in underwriting and lending to deforestation-risk producers and traders. Investing in any of these companies assigns a fund a grade of B (assuming there are no investments in producers).
3 HOLDINGS
  • % of portfolio
    $ invested
  • 1. JPMorgan Chase & Co
    1.2%1.2% of portfolio
    $10.36M$10.36M invested
  • 2. Bank of America Corp
    0.77%0.77% of portfolio
    $6.62M$6.62M invested
  • 3. Citigroup Inc
    0.6%0.6% of portfolio
    $5.23M$5.23M invested
Major consumer brands
Major consumer brands
12 HOLDINGS
Consumer goods retailers that source palm oil, paper/pulp, rubber, timber, cattle, and soy from deforestation-risk producers and traders and sell it to consumers worldwide. Investing in any of these companies assigns a fund a grade of B (assuming there are no investments in producers).
12 HOLDINGS
  • % of portfolio
    $ invested
  • 1. Amazon.com Inc
    Soy major consumer brandCattle major consumer brandTimber major consumer brandRubber major consumer brandPaper/pulp major consumer brandPalm oil major consumer brand
    2.68%2.68% of portfolio
    $23.17M$23.17M invested
    Soy major consumer brandCattle major consumer brandTimber major consumer brandRubber major consumer brandPaper/pulp major consumer brandPalm oil major consumer brand
  • 2. Walmart Inc
    Soy major consumer brandCattle major consumer brandTimber major consumer brandRubber major consumer brandPaper/pulp major consumer brandPalm oil major consumer brand
    0.95%0.95% of portfolio
    $8.18M$8.18M invested
    Soy major consumer brandCattle major consumer brandTimber major consumer brandRubber major consumer brandPaper/pulp major consumer brandPalm oil major consumer brand
  • 3. Procter & Gamble Co
    Paper/pulp major consumer brandPalm oil major consumer brand
    0.8%0.8% of portfolio
    $6.93M$6.93M invested
    Paper/pulp major consumer brandPalm oil major consumer brand
  • 4. Mondelez International Inc Class A
    Soy major consumer brandPaper/pulp major consumer brandPalm oil major consumer brand
    0.77%0.77% of portfolio
    $6.64M$6.64M invested
    Soy major consumer brandPaper/pulp major consumer brandPalm oil major consumer brand
  • 5. Lowe's Companies Inc
    Cattle major consumer brandTimber major consumer brandRubber major consumer brand
    0.73%0.73% of portfolio
    $6.28M$6.28M invested
    Cattle major consumer brandTimber major consumer brandRubber major consumer brand
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DATA AS OF 5/31/20
Financial performance
Performance data provided byMorningstarFind more financial data on PBQAX at Morningstar.com
Current fund
PBQAX
PGIM Jennison Blend Fund
Family
PGIM Funds (Prudential)
Category
Large Growth
vs.
Benchmark
IVV
iShares Core S&P 500 ETF
Family
iShares from BlackRock
Category
Large Blend
Fund comparison settings
Investment timeline
Performance as of: 6/30/20
1 year
3 years
5 years
10 years
Benchmark
Suggested: S&P 500
IVV - iShares Core S&P 500 ETF
Fund comparison results
Compared to the benchmark, this fund has:
Lower 10-yr returns 
-2.95% less in annualized returns
Less invested in commodity producers 
0.22% less invested
More invested in banks and lenders 
0.09% more invested
Less invested in major consumer brands 
5.91% less invested
Current fund
PBQAX
PGIM Jennison Blend Fund
Family
PGIM Funds (Prudential)
Category
Large Growth
vs.
Benchmark
IVV
iShares Core S&P 500 ETF
Family
iShares from BlackRock
Category
Large Blend
Fund comparison settings
Investment timeline
Performance as of: 6/30/20
1 year
3 years
5 years
10 years
Benchmark
Suggested: S&P 500
IVV - iShares Core S&P 500 ETF
Fund comparison results
Compared to the benchmark, this fund has:
Lower 10-yr returns 
-2.95% less in annualized returns
Less invested in commodity producers 
0.22% less invested
More invested in banks and lenders 
0.09% more invested
Less invested in major consumer brands 
5.91% less invested
Current fund
PBQAX
PGIM Jennison Blend Fund
Family
PGIM Funds (Prudential)
Category
Large Growth
vs.
Benchmark
IVV
iShares Core S&P 500 ETF
Family
iShares from BlackRock
Category
Large Blend
Fund comparison settings
Investment timeline
Performance as of: 6/30/20
1 year
3 years
5 years
10 years
Benchmark
Suggested: S&P 500
IVV - iShares Core S&P 500 ETF
Fund comparison results
Compared to the benchmark, this fund has:
Lower 10-yr returns 
-2.95% less in annualized returns
Less invested in commodity producers 
0.22% less invested
More invested in banks and lenders 
0.09% more invested
Less invested in major consumer brands 
5.91% less invested
Month-end trailing returns  
Annualized returns
Deforestation analysis
1-yr
3-yr
5-yr
10-yr
Commodity producers
This fund
PBQAX - PGIM Jennison Blend Fund
5.22%
8.3%
7.4%
11%
0.07% 
Benchmark
IVV - iShares Core S&P 500 ETF
7.47%
11%
11%
14%
0.29% 
Fund compared to benchmark
 
-2.26%
-2.4%
-3.29%
-2.95%
0.22%  lower
Find more financial data on PBQAX at Morningstar.com
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