3 / 5 Stars
4 4 2 2 2
Zacks Investment Research
1 (Strong Buy)
Standard & Poor's
4 / 5 Stars
U.S. News evaluated 11 Diversified Pacific/Asia 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 7.50 percent over the past year, 5.55 percent over the past three years, 17.50 percent over the past five years, and 7.89 percent over the past decade.
|Trailing Returns||Updated 02.28.2014|
|Year to date||-0.6%|
|3 Years (Annualized)||5.5%|
|5 Years (Annualized)||17.5%|
|10 Years (Annualized)||7.9%|
The investment seeks long-term capital appreciation. The fund normally invests at least 80% of the fund's net assets in Asia Pacific Basin equity securities. It invests principally in equity securities of companies in the Asia Pacific Basin. The fund looks for companies with the potential for above-average sales and earnings growth, overall financial strength, competitive advantages, and capable management. It may use participation notes, which are a type of derivative.
Fees are High compared to funds in the same category.
Wells Fargo Advantage Asia Pacific Fund has an expense ratio of 1.65 percent.
Risk is Average compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.