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The fund has returned 17.41 percent over the past year, 1.37 percent over the past three years, 7.10 percent over the past five years, and 3.67 percent over the past decade.
|Trailing Returns||Updated 10.31.2013|
|Year to date||9.8%|
|3 Years (Annualized)||1.4%|
|5 Years (Annualized)||7.1%|
|10 Years (Annualized)||3.7%|
The investment seeks long-term capital appreciation. The Portfolio will normally invest at least 80% of its total assets in the equity securities of companies located outside of the United States. Equity securities consist of common stock and other securities such as depositary receipts. Under normal market conditions, at least 65% of the Portfolio's assets will be invested in securities of issuers located in at least three foreign countries (generally in excess of three), which may include countries with developing and emerging economies. Under adverse market conditions, it may also make temporary investments in investment grade debt securities.
Fees are High compared to funds in the same category.
Saratoga International Equity Portfolio has an expense ratio of 3.64 percent.
Risk is Average compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.