4 / 5 Stars
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Zacks Investment Research
1 (Strong Buy)
Standard & Poor's
3 / 5 Stars
#7 in Foreign Large Growth
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 11.20 percent over the past year, 8.84 percent over the past three years, and 19.12 percent over the past five years.
|Trailing Returns||Updated 11.30.2013|
|Year to date||11.2%|
|3 Years (Annualized)||8.8%|
|5 Years (Annualized)||19.1%|
|10 Years (Annualized)||N/A|
The investment seeks long-term capital growth. The fund normally invests at least 40% of its assets in securities of foreign issuers. It may invest in securities of issuers in emerging markets to a significant extent. The fund may invest in securities of well-established companies with large market capitalizations as well as in small, unseasoned companies. Its investment adviser generally defines a large cap company to have a market capitalization in excess of $25 billion and a mid-sized company to have a market capitalization greater than $1 billion, up to $25 billion.
Fees are High compared to funds in the same category.
Calamos International Growth Fund has an expense ratio of 1.40 percent.
Risk is Average compared to funds in the same category according to Morningstar.