1 / 5 Stars
Zacks Investment Research
5 (Strong Sell)
Standard & Poor's
2 / 5 Stars
U.S. News evaluated 210 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 5.78 percent over the past year, 2.15 percent over the past three years, 8.63 percent over the past five years, and 2.78 percent over the past decade.
|Trailing Returns||Updated 01.31.2014|
|Year to date||-5.3%|
|3 Years (Annualized)||2.1%|
|5 Years (Annualized)||8.6%|
|10 Years (Annualized)||2.8%|
The investment seeks capital appreciation over the long term. Under normal circumstances, the fund will invest at least 80% of its assets in equity securities. It will invest primarily in equity securities incorporated or traded outside the United States. Generally, the fund's assets will be invested in securities of companies located in developed and emerging market countries. The fund will, under normal circumstances, invest in a minimum of three countries outside of the United States. It also may invest in certain types of derivative instruments.
Fees are Above Average compared to funds in the same category.
GuideMark SM World ex-US Fund has an expense ratio of 1.09 percent.
Risk is Average compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.