4 / 5 Stars
5 4 3 3 3
Zacks Investment Research
5 (Strong Sell)
Standard & Poor's
4 / 5 Stars
#55 in Foreign Large Blend
U.S. News evaluated 213 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 26.59 percent over the past year, 11.81 percent over the past three years, -1.20 percent over the past five years, and 7.92 percent over the past decade.
|Trailing Returns||Updated 05.31.2013|
|Year to date||5.6%|
|3 Years (Annualized)||11.8%|
|5 Years (Annualized)||-1.2%|
|10 Years (Annualized)||7.9%|
The investment seeks to offer long-term capital growth and diversification by country. The fund invests primarily in the common stocks of companies headquartered outside the United States. It normally invests at least 80% of its net assets in foreign equity securities (common and preferred stock), including securities of issuers located in emerging market countries. Strategies used by the fund's subadvisers include: 1) investing in equity securities believed to have above-average potential for growth across multiple capitalization sizes; and 2) investing in equity securities believed to be priced below fair market value at the time of purchase.
Fees are High compared to funds in the same category.
Vantagepoint International Fund has an expense ratio of 0.98 percent.
Risk is Below Average compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.