3 / 5 Stars
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Zacks Investment Research
5 (Strong Sell)
Standard & Poor's
3 / 5 Stars
U.S. News evaluated 209 Foreign Large Blend 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 17.44 percent over the past year, 4.93 percent over the past three years, 15.60 percent over the past five years, and 6.39 percent over the past decade.
|Trailing Returns||Updated 02.28.2014|
|Year to date||-1.1%|
|3 Years (Annualized)||4.9%|
|5 Years (Annualized)||15.6%|
|10 Years (Annualized)||6.4%|
The investment seeks long-term growth of capital. The fund seeks to achieve its investment objective by investing at least 80% of its net assets under normal circumstances in equity securities, such as common and preferred stocks. It invests primarily (meaning at least 65%) in companies located in both developed and emerging market countries outside the U.S. Under normal circumstances, the fund's assets are invested in securities of foreign (non-U.S.) companies representing at least three different countries. It also may invest to a lesser extent in debt securities and may invest in securities of companies located in the U.S.
Fees are Above Average compared to funds in the same category.
GE Institutional International Equity Fund has an expense ratio of 0.81 percent.
Risk is Average compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.