Alger International Growth Fund

Scorecard
3 / 5 Stars
Lipper
3 2 4 3 5
Zacks Investment Research
3 (Hold)
Standard & Poor's
3 / 5 Stars
TheStreet.com
D (Sell)

#27 in Foreign Large Growth

U.S. News evaluated 76 Foreign Large Growth Funds. Our list highlights the top-rated funds for long-term investors based on the ratings of leading fund industry researchers.

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Performance

The fund has returned 17.09 percent over the past year, 7.98 percent over the past three years, 18.34 percent over the past five years, and 5.10 percent over the past decade.

Trailing Returns Updated 02.28.2014
Year to date -1.5%
1 Year 17.1%
3 Years (Annualized) 8.0%
5 Years (Annualized) 18.3%
10 Years (Annualized) 5.1%

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Summary

The investment seeks long-term capital appreciation. Under normal circumstances, the fund invests at least 80% of its net assets in equity securities, including common stocks, American Depositary Receipts and Global Depositary Receipts, of foreign companies. It normally focuses its foreign investments in developed countries, but may also invest in emerging market securities. The fund may invest in companies of any market capitalization, from large, well-established companies to small, emerging growth companies.

Fees

Fees are Low compared to funds in the same category.
Alger International Growth Fund has an expense ratio of 1.37 percent.

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Risk

Risk is Low compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.

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