Janus Aspen Balanced Portfolio (JABLX)

20+ Years of Dynamic Asset Allocation

SHARE CLASS

PORTFOLIO FACTS (JABLX)

Inception Date9/13/1993
NAV (As of 7/2/15 )$30.35
Total Net Assets (As of 5/31/15)$2.18B
Annual Expense Ratio
(As of fiscal year end 12/31/14)
GROSS 0.58%
NET 0.58%

Performance (As of 6/30/15)
1 Year4.09%
3 Year11.89%
5 Year11.18%
10 Year8.54%
Morningstar (As of 5/31/15)
CategoryModerate Allocation
Analyst Rating
Equity
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Fixed Income
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Returns quoted are past performance and do not guarantee future results; current performance may be lower or higher. Investment returns and principal value will vary; there may be a gain or loss when shares are sold. For the most recent month-end performance click here.

Quarterly Commentary - Q1 2015

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

The Fund’s equity sleeve outperformed the S&P 500 partly due to stock selection in the financials sector.

Yield curve positioning was a key factor behind the fixed income sleeve’s outperformance.

The environment for equities should continue to be favorable provided U.S. economic growth remains steady. However,we remain more defensively positioned in fixed income.

Going forward,we are overweight equities versus fixed income as we believe that asset class offers better risk-adjusted opportunities at this juncture.

PORTFOLIO MANAGEMENT

Gibson Smith

Portfolio Manager since 2005
Industry since 1991

Marc Pinto

Marc Pinto, CFA

Portfolio Manager since 2005
Industry since 1983