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U.S. News evaluated 81 Foreign Large Growth 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 17.22 percent over the past year, 9.23 percent over the past three years, 13.63 percent over the past five years, and 5.41 percent over the past decade.
|Trailing Returns||Updated 06.30.2014|
|Year to date||1.8%|
|3 Years (Annualized)||9.2%|
|5 Years (Annualized)||13.6%|
|10 Years (Annualized)||5.4%|
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 generally invests in at least three foreign countries, and, at times, may invest a substantial portion of its assets in a single foreign country. The fund normally focuses its foreign investments in developed countries, but may also invest in emerging market securities. It may invest in companies of any market capitalization, from large, well-established companies to small, emerging growth companies.
Fees are Low compared to funds in the same category.
Alger International Growth Fund has an expense ratio of 1.37 percent.
Risk is Low compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.