Touchstone Premium Yield Equity Fund
Sub-Advised by: Miller/Howard Investments Inc.

Miller/Howard Investments Inc.

Miller/Howard Investments Inc.manages dividend-focused portfolios for institutions and individuals. The firm seeks to invest in high-quality stocks with high yields and strong dividend growth, offering the opportunity for capital appreciation, current income and growth of income. The Woodstock, New York firm was founded in 1984.

"Our investment philosophy is based on the formula:
High Quality Stocks + High Dividend Yield + High Dividend Growth = Potential for High Total Return."

- Miller/Howard Investments Inc.

Portfolio Management Team

management
Lowell G. Miller

Investment Experience

  • Since 1976

Career Summary

  • Miller/Howard Investments Inc.

Education

  • JD – New York University School of Law
  • BA – Sarah Lawrence College
management
John E. Leslie III, CFA

Investment Experience

  • Since 1984

Career Summary

  • Miller/Howard Investments Inc.
  • Dewey Square Investors Corp.
  • M&T Capital Advisors Group
  • Value Line Asset Management

Education

  • MBA – Babson College
  • BSBA – Suffolk University
management
Bryan J. Spratt, CFA

Investment Experience

  • Since 1990

Career Summary

  • Miller/Howard Investments Inc.
  • Banc One Investment Advisors
  • Comerica Capital Management
  • Munder Capital Management

Education

  • BA – Spring Arbor College
management
Gregory Powell, PhD

Investment Experience

  • Since 1997

Career Summary

  • Miller/Howard Investments Inc.
  • AllianceBernstein
  • General Motors

Education

  • PhD – Northwestern University
  • MA - Northwestern University
  • BA - University of California, Santa Barbara
management
Deepak Ahuja, CFA

Investment Experience

  • Since 2005

Career Summary

  • Miller/Howard Investments Inc.
  • SKBA Capital Management
  • Brookfield Asset Management
  • FTI Consulting

Education

  • MBA – University of Western Ontario
  • BA – University of Western Ontario

Funds Managed by Miller/Howard Investments Inc.