TSPinvestor Plus and Apex Allocations for April 2018

The TSPinvestor Plus and Apex allocations for April 2018 are:

Plus: 25% G Fund, 32% F Fund, 20% C Fund, 23% S Fund, 0% I Fund

Apex: Same as Plus

These should be allocated prior to April 9, 2018 at noon EST.

To implement this allocation, login to your account and change the fund allocations (via interfund transfer) and your new contributions to the recommended percentage.  These take effect the same business day if done before noon Eastern Time, otherwise it will be the next day.

The TSPinvestor Apex is a nominal 23% annual return strategy, and the Plus is a nominal 19% annual return.

Last month’s Plus and Apex performance was gains of 0.3% and 1.6%, respectively.

Here is a comparison of the various allocations and funds performance for March 2018:

  1. TSPinvestor Apex = 1.6%
  2. F Fund = 0.6%
  3. TSPinvestor Plus = 0.3%
  4. G Fund = 0.2%
  5. I Fund = (0.6)%
  6. 20% in each fund = (1.7)%
  7. 1/3 each in C, S & I = (3.1)%
  8. S Fund = (3.8)%
  9. 50% C & S = (4.3)%
  10. C Fund = (4.8)%

() – denotes negative return (or a loss)

NOTE: These are like comparisons based upon allocations on the 9th of the month.

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TSPinvestor Plus and Apex Allocations for March 2018

The TSPinvestor Plus and Apex allocations for March 2018 are:

Plus: 28% G Fund, 44% F Fund, 11% C Fund, 0% S Fund, 17% I Fund

Apex: 100% F Fund

These should be allocated prior to March 9, 2018 at noon EST.

To implement this allocation, login to your account and change the fund allocations (via interfund transfer) and your new contributions to the recommended percentage.  These take effect the same business day if done before noon Eastern Time, otherwise it will be the next day.

The TSPinvestor Apex is a nominal 23% annual return strategy, and the Plus is a nominal 19% annual return.

Last month’s Plus and Apex performance – each had a gain of 3.8%.

Here is a comparison of the various allocations and funds performance for February 2018:

  1. S Fund = 7.3%
  2. 50% C & S = 6.8%
  3. C Fund = 6.4%
  4. 1/3 each in C, S & I = 5.4%
  5. TSPinvestor Apex = 3.8%
  6. TSPinvestor Plus = 3.8%
  7. 20% in each fund = 3.2%
  8. I Fund = 2.5%
  9. G Fund = 0.2%
  10. F Fund = (0.2)%

() – denotes negative return (or a loss)

NOTE: These are like comparisons based upon allocations on the 9th of the month.

Cumulative Returns since Nov 2015*:

  1. C Fund = 39.3%
  2. 50% in C & S = 38.7%
  3. S Fund = 37.8%
  4. 1/3 each in C, S & I = 34.0%
  5. I Fund = 23.9%
  6. 20% in each = 21.9%
  7. TSPi Plus = 20.6%
  8. TSPi Apex = 19.5%
  9. G Fund = 5.1%
  10. F Fund = 4.0%

* November 2015 is the start of TSPinvestor.

TSPinvestor Plus and Apex Allocations for February 2018

The TSPinvestor Plus and Apex allocations for February 2018 are:

Plus: 20% G Fund, 24% F Fund, 26% C Fund, 30% S Fund, 0% I Fund

Apex: Same as Plus.

These should be allocated prior to February 9, 2018 at noon EST.

To implement this allocation, login to your account and change the fund allocations (via interfund transfer) and your new contributions to the recommended percentage.  These take effect the same business day if done before noon Eastern Time, otherwise it will be the next day.

The TSPinvestor Apex is a nominal 23% annual return strategy, and the Plus is a nominal 19% annual return.

Last month’s Plus and Apex performance – each had losses of 1.4%, but avoided larger losses that the stock funds suffered.

Here is a comparison of the various allocations and funds performance for January 2018:

  1. G Fund = 0.2%
  2. TSPinvestor Apex = (1.4)%
  3. TSPinvestor Plus = (1.4)%
  4. F Fund = (1.6)%
  5. 20% in each fund = (3.7)%
  6. I Fund = (5.0)%
  7. 1/3 each in C, S & I = (5.7)%
  8. C Fund = (6.0)%
  9. 50% C & S = (6.0)%
  10. S Fund = (6.1)%

() – denotes negative return (or a loss)

NOTE: These are like comparisons based upon allocations on the 9th of the month.

Cumulative Returns since Nov 2015*:

  1. C Fund = 28.7%
  2. 50% in C & S = 27.8%
  3. S Fund = 26.6%
  4. 1/3 each in C, S & I = 25.5%
  5. I Fund = 20.0%
  6. 20% in each = 17.2%
  7. TSPi Plus = 15.2%
  8. TSPi Apex = 14.2%
  9. F Fund = 4.3%
  10. G Fund = 4.8%

* November 2015 is the start of TSPinvestor.

TSPinvestor Plus and Apex Allocations for December 2017

The TSPinvestor Plus and Apex allocations for December 2017 are:

Plus: 27% G Fund, 30% F Fund, 21% C Fund, 22% S Fund, 0% I Fund

Apex: Same as Plus.

These should be allocated prior to December 11, 2017 at noon EST.

To implement this allocation, login to your account and change the fund allocations (via interfund transfer) and your new contributions to the recommended percentage.  These take effect the same business day if done before noon Eastern Time, otherwise it will be the next day.

The TSPinvestor Apex is a nominal 23% annual return strategy, and the Plus is a nominal 19% annual return.

Last month’s Plus and Apex performance had gains of 2.5% and 3.3%, respectively.

Here is a comparison of the various allocations and funds performance for November 2017:

  1. S Fund = 3.3%
  2. TSPinvestor Apex = 3.3%
  3. 50% C & S = 3.0%
  4. C Fund = 2.8%
  5. 1/3 each in C, S & I = 2.1%
  6. TSPinvestor Plus = 2.1%
  7. 20% in each fund = 1.3%
  8. I Fund = 0.3%
  9. G Fund = 0.2%
  10. F Fund = 0.1%

() – denotes negative return (or a loss)

NOTE: These are like comparisons based upon allocations on the 9th of the month.

Cumulative Returns since Nov 2015*:

  1. C Fund = 31.9%
  2. 50% in C & S = 31.4%
  3. S Fund = 30.7%
  4. 1/3 each in C, S & I = 28.0%
  5. I Fund = 20.6%
  6. 20% in each = 18.9%
  7. TSPi Plus = 15.1%
  8. TSPi Apex = 14.1%
  9. F Fund = 6.2%
  10. G Fund = 4.4%

* November 2015 is the start of TSPinvestor.

TSPinvestor Plus and Apex Allocations for November 2017

The TSPinvestor Plus and Apex allocations for November 2017 are:

Plus: 2% G Fund, 4% F Fund, 36% C Fund, 45% S Fund, 13% I Fund

Apex: 100% S Fund.

These should be allocated prior to November 9, 2017 at noon EST.

To implement this allocation, login to your account and change the fund allocations (via interfund transfer) and your new contributions to the recommended percentage.  These take effect the same business day if done before noon Eastern Time, otherwise it will be the next day.

The TSPinvestor Apex is a nominal 23% annual return strategy, and the Plus is a nominal 19% annual return.

Last month’s Plus and Apex performance had gains of 0.6% and 0.3%, respectively.

Here is a comparison of the various allocations and funds performance for October 2017:

  1. I Fund = 2.1%
  2. C Fund = 1.9%
  3. 1/3 each in C, S & I = 1.2%
  4. 20% in each fund = 0.8%
  5. 50% C & S = 0.7%
  6. TSPinvestor Plus = 0.6%
  7. F Fund = 0.5%
  8. TSPinvestor Apex = 0.3%
  9. G Fund = 0.2%
  10. S Fund = (0.5)%

() – denotes negative return (or a loss)

NOTE: These are like comparisons based upon allocations on the 9th of the month.

Cumulative Returns since Nov 2015*:

  1. C Fund = 28.8%
  2. 50% in C & S = 28.1%
  3. S Fund = 27.2%
  4. 1/3 each in C, S & I = 25.9%
  5. I Fund = 20.8%
  6. 20% in each = 17.6%
  7. TSPi Plus = 12.4%
  8. TSPi Apex = 10.6%
  9. F Fund = 6.2%
  10. G Fund = 4.2%

* November 2015 is the start of TSPinvestor.

TSPinvestor Plus and Apex Allocations for October 2017

The TSPinvestor Plus and Apex allocations for October 2017 are:

Plus: 40% G Fund, 42% F Fund, 8% C Fund, 0% S Fund, 10% I Fund

Apex: Same as Plus.

These should be allocated prior to October 10, 2017 at noon EST.

To implement this allocation, login to your account and change the fund allocations (via interfund transfer) and your new contributions to the recommended percentage.  These take effect the same business day if done before noon Eastern Time, otherwise it will be the next day.

The TSPinvestor Apex is a nominal 23% annual return strategy, and the Plus is a nominal 19% annual return.

Last month’s Plus and Apex performance had gains of 4.0% and 6.0%, respectively.

Here is a comparison of the various allocations and funds performance for September 2017:

  1. S Fund = 6.3%
  2. TSPinvestor Apex = 6.0%
  3. 50% C & S = 5.0%
  4. TSPinvestor Plus = 4.0%
  5. 1/3 each in C, S & I = 3.8%
  6. C Fund = 3.7%
  7. 20% in each fund = 2.1%
  8. I Fund = 1.2%
  9. G Fund = 0.2%
  10. F Fund = (0.9)%

() – denotes negative return (or a loss)

NOTE: These are like comparisons based upon allocations on the 9th of the month.

Cumulative Returns since Nov 2015*:

  1. S Fund = 27.8%
  2. 50% in C &S = 27.2%
  3. C Fund = 26.4%
  4. 1/3 each in C, S & I = 24.5%
  5. I Fund = 18.3%
  6. 20% in each = 16.7%
  7. TSPi Plus = 11.7%
  8. TSPi Apex = 10.3%
  9. F Fund = 5.8%
  10. G Fund = 4.0%

* November 2015 is the start of TSPinvestor.

TSPinvestor Plus and Apex Allocations for September 2017

The TSPinvestor Plus allocation for September 2017 are:

Plus: 2% G Fund, 3% F Fund, 33% C Fund, 42% S Fund, 20% I Fund

Apex: 100% S Fund.

These should be allocated prior to September 11, 2017 at noon EST.

To implement this allocation, login to your account and change the fund allocations (via interfund transfer) and your new contributions to the recommended percentage.  These take effect the same business day if done before noon Eastern Time, otherwise it will be the next day.

The TSPinvestor Apex is a nominal 23% annual return strategy, and the Plus is a nominal 19% annual return.

Last month’s Plus and Apex performance had gains of 0.3% and 0.5%, respectively.

Here is a comparison of the various allocations and funds performance for August 2017:

  1. F Fund = 1.1%
  2. I Fund = 0.6%
  3. TSPinvestor Apex = 0.5%
  4. TSPinvestor Plus = 0.3%
  5. 20% in each fund = 0.2%
  6. G Fund = 0.2%
  7. 1/3 each in C, S & I = 0.0%
  8. C Fund = (0.3)%
  9. 50% C & S = (0.4)%
  10. S Fund = (0.4)%

() – denotes negative return (or a loss)

NOTE: These are like comparisons based upon allocations on the 9th of the month.

Cumulative Returns since Nov 2015*:

  1. C Fund = 21.9%
  2. 50% in C &S = 21.1%
  3. S Fund = 20.2%
  4. 1/3 each in C, S & I = 20.0%
  5. I Fund = 16.9%
  6. 20% in each = 14.3%
  7. TSPi Plus = 7.4%
  8. F Fund = 6.7%
  9. G Fund = 3.8%
  10. TSPi Apex = 4.0%

* November 2015 is the start of TSPinvestor.