3 / 5 Stars
3 4 1 5 3
Zacks Investment Research
1 (Strong Buy)
Standard & Poor's
4 / 5 Stars
U.S. News evaluated 24 Equity Precious Metals 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 -29.04 percent over the past year, -13.75 percent over the past three years, -6.39 percent over the past five years, and 6.81 percent over the past decade.
|Trailing Returns||Updated 05.31.2013|
|Year to date||-34.8%|
|3 Years (Annualized)||-13.7%|
|5 Years (Annualized)||-6.4%|
|10 Years (Annualized)||6.8%|
The investment seeks to realize a total return (capital growth and dividends) consistent with investment in securities of companies that are engaged in mining, processing, fabricating or distributing gold or other precious metals throughout the world. The fund invests at least 80% of its assets in companies that are engaged in mining, processing, fabricating, distributing, exploring for or otherwise dealing in gold. It is non-diversified.
Fees are High compared to funds in the same category.
American Century Quantitative Equity Funds Global Gold Fund has an expense ratio of 0.69 percent.
Risk is Average compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.