Build T. Rowe Price ActivePlus Portfolios With ETFs, Robo-Like Portfolios

What are the T. Rowe Price ActivePlus portfolios?

The T. Rowe Price ActivePlus Portfolios are exposed to between 20% and 100% stocks and 0% to 80% bonds. They can be built with just 6-13 ETFs.

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What is the historical return of T. Rowe Price ActivePlus Portfolios?

Here is the historical return of T. Rowe Price ActivePlus Portfolios.

We have used our own time series to benchmark the portfolios. As such the performance differs from the actual portfolios from T. Rowe Price!

Portfolio data was last updated on 11th of November 2022, 11:40 ET

NameYear to dateReturn in 202110 year returnCAGR since 1989 (%)STDEVDraw DownExpense ratioYield
T. Rowe Price ActivePlus Portfolio, Model 10-15.071.244.226.244.43-6.32%0.04%1.63
T. Rowe Price ActivePlus Portfolio, Model 20-17.133.625.617.015.56-9.72%0.04%1.68
T. Rowe Price ActivePlus Portfolio, Model 30-17.256.066.627.386.51-13.52%0.04%1.63
T. Rowe Price ActivePlus Portfolio, Model 40-17.888.877.677.817.62-17.97%0.04%1.67
T. Rowe Price ActivePlus Portfolio, Model 50-18.5211.058.668.449.1-22.11%0.04%1.75
T. Rowe Price ActivePlus Portfolio, Model 60-19.2213.529.738.8810.51-26.22%0.04%1.83
T. Rowe Price ActivePlus Portfolio, Model 70-19.816.010.789.2711.94-30.16%0.04%1.89
T. Rowe Price ActivePlus Portfolio, Model 80-20.1418.5111.779.5813.29-34.21%0.04%1.93
T. Rowe Price ActivePlus Portfolio, Model 90-20.3120.9712.669.8514.65-39.00%0.04%1.9
T. Rowe Price ActivePlus Portfolio, Model 100-20.2823.5713.6510.0816.27-39.12%0.05%1.88
Performance for T. Rowe Price ActivePlus portfolios

Here is what the table is showing you

Year to date: This shows what the portfolio has returned this year starting from the first trading day of the year.

10 Year return: This shows the compounded annualized growth rate over a ten-year period. The current year is excluded from calculations.

CAGR since 1989: This shows the compounded annualized growth rate since 1989. The current year is excluded from calculations.

Expense ratio: This shows the cost of holding the portfolio if you were to construct the portfolio using the proposed ETFs.

Yield: This is the expected dividend yield of the portfolio.

Please note that past performance is not a guarantee of future returns.

How does T. Rowe Price ActivePlus portfolios compare to the best portfolios?

Below you can see the returns of the best portfolios that we have benchmarked.

NameSee PortfolioYear to dateReturn in 202110 year returnCAGR since 1989 (%)Draw Down
Premium PortfolioPremium-20.9732.1413.211.81-35.43%
Premium PortfolioPremium-18.728.7816.5211.28-37.63%
Premium PortfolioPremium-19.6425.6716.2911.25-37.00%
Premium PortfolioPremium-23.9913.4911.0311.21-44.87%
Premium PortfolioPremium-12.028.1714.4711.14-35.26%
Premium PortfolioPremium-14.924.7511.8510.99-36.46%
Premium PortfolioPremium-14.7929.0213.1510.99-40.85%
Premium PortfolioPremium-20.620.711.4510.93-37.91%
Premium PortfolioPremium-15.1224.5111.8710.88-36.35%
Premium PortfolioPremium-19.3822.9214.9910.85-32.77%
The 10 Best Performing Portfolios That We Have Benchmarked

How do you build T. Rowe Price ActivePlus portfolios with ETFs?

Here is how you build T. Rowe Price ActivePlus portfolios with ETFs

This is for T. Rowe Price ActivePlus Portfolio, Model 80, find all the other portfolio recipes below.

  • 41.00% Large-Cap Blend
  • 6.4% Mid-cap Blend
  • 5.8% Small-cap Blend
  • 4.00%REITs
  • 19.40% International Developed
  • 3.40% Emerging Markets
  • 2.9% Long Term Treasury
  • 10.00% Total Bond Market
  • 2.10% Inter. Term Corporate Bond
  • 2.00% High Yield Corporate Bonds
  • 3.00% International Bonds

What is T. Rowe Price?

T.Rowe Price is a US-based asset management company with $1.3 trillion under management (2019). They offer a host of services. Managed portfolios is one of them. They derive their profit from managing active mutual funds.

It was founded in 1937 by Thomas Rowe Price, Jr.,who is best known for developing the growth stockphilosophy of investing.

Cornelius C. Bond has written a rather excellent biography on T. Rowe Price.

It is called T. Rowe Price: The Man, The Company, and The Investment Philosophy.

T. Rowe Price: The Man, The Company, and The Investment Philosophy

Description of T. Rowe Price ActivePlus Portfolios

The portfolios presented here are the asset allocations that the model portfolios are benchmarked against. The managed portfolios use T. Rowe Price actively managed funds.

The ActivePlus portfolios look a lot like robo-advisor portfolios. They have a very similar questionnaire when they try to find out which allocation is best suited for you.

T. Rowe Price ActivePlus have a selection of ten different portfolios. They range from a very conservative portfolio containing 10% stocks to an aggressive portfolio that includes 100% stocks.

 

T. Rowe Price ActivePlus Portfolios is a convenient way to invest based on your time line and risk tolerance

What are the fees of T. Rowe Price ActivePlus Portfolios?

The fees of the T. Rowe Price ActivePlus Portfolios program range from 0.57% to 0.79%.

Asset Allocation for T. Rowe Price ActivePlus Portfolios

Note: Please check the fund prospectus for the exact asset allocation and funds to use.

T. Rowe Price uses T. Rowe Price funds for the ActivePlus portfolios.

T. Rowe Price ActivePlus Portfolio, Model 10

  • 7.00% Large-Cap Blend
  • 3.00% International Developed
  • 3.00% Long Term Treasury
  • 27.00% Total Bond Market
  • 7.50% Intermediate Term Corporate Bond
  • 20.00% Short Term Govt/Corp Bond
  • 10.00% T-bills/Treasury Money Market
  • 6.00% High Yield Corporate Bonds
  • 9.00% International Bonds
  • 7.50% Emerging Markets Bonds

T. Rowe Price ActivePlus Portfolio, Model 20

  • 14.00% Large-Cap Blend
  • 6.00% International Developed
  • 3.00% Long Term Treasury
  • 27.00% Total Bond Market
  • 7.50% Intermediate Term Corporate Bond
  • 20.00% Short Term Govt/Corp Bond
  • 6.00% High Yield Corporate Bonds
  • 9.00% International Bonds
  • 7.50% Emerging Markets Bonds

T. Rowe Price ActivePlus Portfolio, Model 30

  • 18.70% Large-Cap Blend
  • 2.30% Small-cap Blend
  • 9.00% International Developed
  • 3.50% Long Term Treasury
  • 22.50% Total Bond Market
  • 5.70% Intermediate Term Corporate Bond
  • 20.00% Short Term Govt/Corp Bond
  • 5.00% High Yield Corporate Bonds
  • 7.50% International Bonds
  • 5.70% Emerging Markets Bonds

T. Rowe Price ActivePlus Portfolio, Model 40

  • 23.70% Large-Cap Blend
  • 2.90% Small-cap Blend
  • 11.40% International Developed
  • 3.60% Long Term Treasury
  • 19.40% Total Bond Market
  • 4.60% Intermediate Term Corporate Bond
  • 27.00% Short Term Govt/Corp Bond
  • 4.30% High Yield Corporate Bonds
  • 6.50% International Bonds
  • 4.60% Emerging Markets Bonds

T. Rowe Price ActivePlus Portfolio, Model 50

  • 25.60% Large-Cap Blend
  • 4.00% Mid-cap Blend
  • 3.7% Small-cap Blend
  • 2.10% REITs
  • 12.10% International Developed
  • 2.10% Emerging Markets
  • 3.60% Long Term Treasury
  • 17.10% Total Bond Market
  • 3.90% Intermediate Term Corporate Bond
  • 12.00% Short Term Govt/Corp Bond
  • 3.80% High Yield Corporate Bonds
  • 5.70% International Bonds
  • 3.90% Emerging Markets Bonds

T. Rowe Price ActivePlus Portfolio, Model 60

  • 30.70% Large-Cap Blend
  • 4.80% Mid-cap Blend
  • 4.40% Small-cap Blend
  • 3.00% REITs
  • 14.50% International Developed
  • 2.60% Emerging Markets
  • 3.50% Long Term Treasury
  • 14.80% Total Bond Market
  • 3.20% Intermediate Term Corporate Bond
  • 7.00% Short Term Govt/Corp Bond
  • 3.30% High Yield Corporate Bonds
  • 5.00% International Bonds
  • 3.20% Emerging Markets Bonds

T. Rowe Price ActivePlus Portfolio, Model 70

  • 35.80% Large-Cap Blend
  • 5.60% Mid-cap Blend
  • 5.10% Small-cap Blend
  • 3.50% REITs
  • 17.00% International Developed
  • 3.00% Emerging Markets
  • 3.30% Long Term Treasury
  • 12.20% Total Bond Market
  • 2.40% Intermediate Term Corporate Bond
  • 3.00% Short Term Govt/Corp Bond
  • 2.70% High Yield Corporate Bonds
  • 4.00% International Bonds
  • 2.40% Emerging Markets Bonds

T. Rowe Price ActivePlus Portfolio, Model 80

  • 41.00% Large-Cap Blend
  • 6.40% Mid-cap Blend
  • 5.80% Small-cap Blend
  • 4.00% REITs
  • 19.40% International Developed
  • 3.40% Emerging Markets
  • 2.90% Long Term Treasury
  • 10.00% Total Bond Market
  • 2.10% Intermediate Term Corporate Bond
  • 2.00% High Yield Corporate Bonds
  • 3.00% International Bonds

T. Rowe Price ActivePlus Portfolio, Model 90

  • 46.00% Large-Cap Blend
  • 7.20% Mid-cap Blend
  • 6.60% Small-cap Blend
  • 4.50% REITs
  • 21.90% International Developed
  • 3.80% Emerging Markets
  • 2.00% Long Term Treasury
  • 8.00% Total Bond Market

T. Rowe Price ActivePlus Portfolio, Model 100

  • 51.20% Large-Cap Blend
  • 8.00% Mid-cap Blend
  • 7.30% Small-cap Blend
  • 5.00% REITs
  • 24.20% International Developed
  • 4.30% Emerging Markets

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You can find the socially responsible investing ESG ETFs in the same article.

Where can I learn more about T. Rowe Price?

T. Rowe Price has a YouTube channel that they update sometimes.

Dive a little deeper into who T. Rowe Price was in the book T. Rowe Price: The Man, The Company, and The Investment Philosophy.

T. Rowe Price: The Man, The Company, and The Investment Philosophy

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What does T. Rowe Price do?

T. Rowe Price is a mutual fund company that provides active mutual funds to investors. They offer financial advice, including retirement advisory services.

Can you buy stocks with T. Rowe Price?

Yes, you can buy individual stocks, ETF, and mutual funds when you have an account with T. Rowe Price.

Which is better, Fidelity, or Vanguard?

Vanguard fund has provided the highest returns on average of all mutual fund providers. This is because of its low cost.