Focused on top-down commodity analysis and bottom-up fundamental research



  • Employs a relative value strategy and invests in high-quality companies with the ability to grow their dividends while providing the potential for capital appreciation and downside protection



Composite Inception: 3/31/14
Strategy AUM: $0.02 Billion as of 3/31/20
Benchmark: S&P 500 Index
No. of Holdings: Typically 60 – 80
Market Cap: All-Cap
Available Vehicles:


Shaun Hong, CFA

Shaun Hong, CFA

Managing Director

Shaun Hong, CFA

Managing Director


Ubong "Bobby" Edemeka

Managing Director

Ubong "Bobby" Edemeka

Managing Director


Our Rising Dividend team is a part of Jennison’s Income & Infrastructure investment suite which also includes our Equity Income, Global Infrastructure, MLP, and Utility strategies. The investment teams’ extensive experience within the utility and telecommunication sectors, which has historically been two of the higher dividend-yielding sectors, is complemented by our MLP / midstream energy infrastructure experience. In addition, the investment team leverages the firm’s internal research analysts where there is constant discussion, debate, and sharing of ideas across the suite and the broader firm.

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As of March 31, 2020Qtr1 Year3 Year5 Year10 YearSince Inception
Rising Dividend Composite - Gross-19.9-
Rising Dividend Composite - Net-20.0-
S&P 500 Index-19.6-

Source: Jennison/Standard & Poor’s or FT Interactive Data Corporation. Past performance does not guarantee future results. Performance results are calculated in US dollars and reflect reinvestment of dividends and other earnings. Performance results are calculated in US dollars and reflect reinvestment of dividends and other earnings. Inception of Rising Dividend Composite: 3/31/14. Periods greater than one year are annualized. Please refer to the GIPS presentation for additional details, important performance information and disclosures.


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