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U.S. News evaluated 27 Europe Stock 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 22.00 percent over the past year, 12.84 percent over the past three years, 23.18 percent over the past five years, and 13.47 percent over the past decade.
|Trailing Returns||Updated 01.31.2014|
|Year to date||-0.4%|
|3 Years (Annualized)||12.8%|
|5 Years (Annualized)||23.2%|
|10 Years (Annualized)||13.5%|
The investment seeks long-term growth of capital. The fund invests at least 80% of its net assets (plus any borrowings for investment purposes) in securities of small-capitalization European issuers, and in derivatives and other instruments that have economic characteristics similar to such securities. It considers an issuer to be a small-capitalization issuer if it has a market capitalization no larger than the largest capitalized issuer included in the Russell 2000® Index. The fund invests primarily in equity securities and depositary receipts. The principal types of equity securities in which the fund invests are common and preferred stock.
Fees are High compared to funds in the same category.
Invesco European Small Company Fund has an expense ratio of 2.44 percent.
Risk is Average compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.