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U.S. News evaluated 206 Diversified Emerging Mkts Funds. Our list highlights the top-rated funds for long-term investors based on the ratings of leading fund industry researchers.
The fund has returned 2.53 percent over the past year, -0.74 percent over the past three years, 20.78 percent over the past five years, and 11.43 percent over the past decade.
|Trailing Returns||Updated 03.31.2014|
|Year to date||-0.2%|
|3 Years (Annualized)||-0.7%|
|5 Years (Annualized)||20.8%|
|10 Years (Annualized)||11.4%|
The investment seeks long-term capital appreciation. The fund invests at least 80% of its net assets measured at the time of purchase in equity securities of companies located in emerging markets. These companies may have market capitalizations of any size. Equity securities include common and preferred stocks, warrants and rights. Emerging markets include some or all of the countries located in each of the following regions: Asia, Europe, Central and South America, Africa and the Middle East.
Fees are Low compared to funds in the same category.
Brandes Emerging Markets Fund has an expense ratio of 1.37 percent.
Risk is Average compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.