4 / 5 Stars
Zacks Investment Research
1 (Strong Buy)
Standard & Poor's
3 / 5 Stars
U.S. News evaluated 180 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 18.77 percent over the past year, and 4.32 percent over the past three years.
|Trailing Returns||Updated 04.30.2013|
|Year to date||10.2%|
|3 Years (Annualized)||4.3%|
|5 Years (Annualized)||N/A|
|10 Years (Annualized)||N/A|
The investment seeks long term capital appreciation. The fund invests primarily in companies that are based in frontier emerging markets, including the smaller traditionally-recognized emerging markets. It invests at least 65% of its total assets in common stocks, preferred stock, rights and warrants issued by companies that are based in the frontier emerging markets, securities convertible into such securities (including Depositary Receipts), and investment companies that invest in the types of securities in which the Portfolio would normally invest. The fund may invest up to 35% of total assets in debt securities of domestic and foreign issuers.
Fees are Low compared to funds in the same category.
Harding Loevner Frontier Emerging Markets Fund has an expense ratio of 2.25 percent.
Risk is Low compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.