TIAA-CREF Emerging Markets Equity Index Fund

3 / 5 Stars
3 3 1 5 2
Zacks Investment Research
5 (Strong Sell)
Standard & Poor's
4 / 5 Stars
E (Sell)

#41 in Diversified Emerging Mkts

U.S. News evaluated 213 Diversified Emerging Mkts Funds. Our list highlights the top-rated funds for long-term investors based on the ratings of leading fund industry researchers.

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The fund has returned 14.26 percent over the past year, and -0.99 percent over the past three years.

Trailing Returns Updated 06.30.2014
Year to date 5.3%
1 Year 14.3%
3 Years (Annualized) -1.0%
5 Years (Annualized) N/A
10 Years (Annualized) N/A

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The investment seeks a favorable long-term total return, mainly through capital appreciation, by investing primarily in a portfolio of emerging market equity investments based on a market index. The fund seeks a favorable long-term total return from a diversified portfolio of equity securities selected to track publicly-traded stocks in emerging markets, as represented by its benchmark index, the MSCI Emerging Markets® Index. It has a policy of investing, under normal circumstances, at least 80% of its assets in equity securities that comprise MSCI EM Index or in instruments with economic characteristics similar to all or a portion of the index.


Fees are Low compared to funds in the same category.
TIAA-CREF Emerging Markets Equity Index Fund has an expense ratio of 0.25 percent.

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Risk is Average compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.

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