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#33 in Foreign Large Blend
U.S. News evaluated 200 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 25.38 percent over the past year, 7.92 percent over the past three years, 11.73 percent over the past five years, and 7.09 percent over the past decade.
|Trailing Returns||Updated 06.30.2014|
|Year to date||4.1%|
|3 Years (Annualized)||7.9%|
|5 Years (Annualized)||11.7%|
|10 Years (Annualized)||7.1%|
The investment seeks long-term capital appreciation. The fund invests at least 80% of its net assets in equity securities. It intends to invest in the securities of companies located in a number of countries throughout the world. These companies generally have market capitalizations in excess of $1 billion. Although the fund primarily invests in mature markets (such as Germany, Japan and the United Kingdom), it may also invest to a lesser extent in emerging markets (such as Brazil and China). It may emphasize particular companies or market segments in attempting to achieve its investment objective.
Fees are Above Average compared to funds in the same category.
Northern International Equity Fund has an expense ratio of 1.06 percent.
Risk is Average compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.