4 / 5 Stars
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Standard & Poor's
3 / 5 Stars
U.S. News evaluated 202 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 -2.49 percent over the past year, 1.24 percent over the past three years, 18.53 percent over the past five years, and 9.34 percent over the past decade.
|Trailing Returns||Updated 02.28.2014|
|Year to date||-0.4%|
|3 Years (Annualized)||1.2%|
|5 Years (Annualized)||18.5%|
|10 Years (Annualized)||9.3%|
The investment seeks long-term capital appreciation. The fund invests at least 80% of its net assets (including the amount of any borrowings for investment purposes) in equity securities (including, but not limited to, common stocks, preferred stocks and securities convertible into common or preferred stocks) of companies located in emerging market countries. Emerging market countries include those countries whose economies are considered to be developing or emerging from underdevelopment. It may invest in a variety of countries, industries and sectors and does not attempt to invest a specific percentage of its assets in any given country, industry or sector.
Fees are Low compared to funds in the same category.
Columbia Emerging Markets Fund has an expense ratio of 1.51 percent.
Risk is Average compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.